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Gungrave 

Gangureivu (original title)
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Gungrave follows the story of best friends Brandon Heat and Harry MacDowell as they join and rise in the ranks of Big Daddy's Millenion crime syndicate. The story begins in the future ... See full summary »

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Yasuhiro Nightow
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kirk Thornton ...  Brandon Heat / ... 23 episodes, 2003-2004
Beau Billingslea ...  Bear Walken 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Steve Blum ...  Ballardbird Lee / ... 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Lex Lang ...  "Mad Dog" Ladd Carabel / ... 16 episodes, 2003-2004
Michelle Ruff ...  Maria Asagi 15 episodes, 2003-2004
William Frederick Knight ...  'Dr. T' Doctor Tokioka, Butler Tokioka / ... 13 episodes, 2003-2004
Tony Oliver ...  Harry MacDowel - 20's 12 episodes, 2003-2004
Doug Stone ...  Alzac Tino / ... 11 episodes, 2003-2004
Michael McConnohie ...  Big Daddy / ... 10 episodes, 2003-2004
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Gungrave follows the story of best friends Brandon Heat and Harry MacDowell as they join and rise in the ranks of Big Daddy's Millenion crime syndicate. The story begins in the future revealing Brandon Heat has become a creature now known as Beyond The Grave killing monsters with two very large guns and wicked looking machine gun on his back and that Harry MacDowell is now the Boss of Mellinion and has become a cruel leader who has earned himself the nickname Bloody Harry. The story strafes between the past and the future to reveal why Brandon has become a non-talking monster killer and the series of events that caused Harry to become so evil. Written by Clinton Kittrell

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6 October 2003 (Japan) See more »

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Bunji Kugashira bears a strong physical resemblence to Nicholas D. Wolfwood who is a main character of Trigun, also created by Yasuhiro Nightow. See more »

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My Second Favorite Anime Series!!!
18 October 2005 | by graceseeker23See all my reviews

There are very few films that have touched me as deeply as this anime series. It is unfortunate that this series isn't more well known. Everything about it is terrific. The story, voice acting, music, and animation is excellent. I have to say that the ending to Gungrave is hands down, the best ending to an anime series I have seen. It broke my heart and pieced it back together all at the same time. There is also the themes explored through this series mainly dealing with loyalty, love, and friendship that is expressed so well in this series. I greatly recommend this series to anyone who loves anime. It's definitely worth it.


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