AD Police (OAV)

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©1990 by A.I.C., Inc. & Youmex, Inc.


Alternative title:
AD.Police - The Mad Criminal Investigation File of Tokyo Advanced Police
ADポリス (Japanese)
Передовая полиция (Russian)
Objectionable content: Intense
Plot Summary: Leon is a rookie with Jeena as his partner in the AD Police, an extremely violent, anti-Boomer police division. The first story concerns a mysterious woman from Leon's past that starts to follow him. The second story is about a serial killer who kills prostitutes and viciously eviscerates them. The final story follows Billy who is a cyborg that questions his humanity, as the only flesh he possesses from his original body is his tongue.
User Ratings: 312 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 4 votes (sub:3, dub:1)
 Excellent: 18 votes (sub:10, dub:8)
 Very good: 36 votes (sub:21, dub:13, raw:1, others:1
1 French subtitled
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 Good: 93 votes (sub:52, dub:39, edit.dub:1, others:1
1 Chinese Mandarin subtitled
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 Decent: 72 votes (sub:41, dub:29, ?:1, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
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 So-so: 46 votes (sub:24, dub:19, ?:1, raw:1, others:1
1 French subtitled
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 Not really good: 22 votes (dub:12, sub:8, ?:2)
 Weak: 11 votes (sub:5, dub:5, ?:1)
 Bad: 8 votes (sub:4, dub:4)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: 2 votes (sub:1, dub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 767 users, rank: #1429 (of 6960)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 6.218 (Decent+), std. dev.: 1.6806, rank: #4691 (of 6971)
Weighted mean: 6.211 (Decent+), rank: #4667 (of 6971) (seen all: 6.27 / seen some: 6.16 / won't finish: 3.55)
Bayesian estimate: 6.263 (Decent+), rank: #4189 (of 5274)
Running time: 40 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 3
Episode titles: We have 3
Vintage:
1990-05-25 to 1990-11-22
2003 (France)
Release dates: We have 4
Opening Theme:
"Dead End City" by Identity Crisis
"Lonely Soldier" by Toshio Furukawa 
Ending Theme:
#1: "What a Fool I am" by Lou Bonnevie (ep 1)
#2: "Love Me Tonight" by Lou Bonnevie (ep 2)
#3: "Cry Cry Cry" by Lou Bonnevie (ep 3)
Trivia: We have 1
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DVD (Region 1)
    AD Police (DVD) 2004-10-05 (from $23.57)
VHS
    AD Police Files - The Phantom Woman (Dub.VHS 1) 1996-07-10
    AD Police Files - The Ripper (Dub.VHS 2) 1996-07-10
    AD Police Files - The Man Who Bites His Tongue (Dub.VHS 3) 1996-07-10
    AD Police Files - The Phantom Woman (Sub.VHS 1) 1996-07-10
    AD Police Files - The Ripper (Sub.VHS 2) 1996-07-10
    AD Police Files - The Man Who Bites His Tongue (Sub.VHS 3) 1996-07-10

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director:
Akira Nishimori (Man Who Bite)
Hidehito Ueda
Takamasa Ikegami (Phantom Woman)
Screenplay:
Noboru Aikawa (Phantom Woman; Ripper)
Tony Takezaki (Man Who Bite)
Storyboard:
Akira Nishimori (Ripper)
Takamasa Ikegami (Phantom Woman)
Original creator: Toshimichi Suzuki
Character Design:
Fujio Oda (Phantom Woman)
Naoyuki Konno
Tooru Nakasugi (Man Who Bite)
Art Director:
Hiroaki Sato (Man Who Bite)
Kazushige Takatoo (Phantom Woman)
Tatsuya Kushida (The Ripper)
Animation Director:
Fujio Oda (Phantom Woman)
Hiroyuki Kitazume (Ripper)
Masami Obari (Man Who Bites; ep 3)
Masami Ohta (Ripper)
Animation Character Design: Tooru Nakasugi (Ripper)
Character Conceptual Design: Tony Takezaki
Sound Director: Fusanobu Fujiyama
Director of Photography:
Akihiko Takahashi (Phantom Woman)
Kazuhiro Konishi (Ripper, Man Who Bite)
Producer:
Atsushi Sugita
Satoshi Koizumi
Takanori Yaegaki (Ripper, Man Who Bite)

Airbrush Work: Toyohiko Sakakibara (eps 1-2)
Animation:
Atsushi Okuda (OP)
Ley Yumeno (OP)
Animation producer:
Shuji Uchiyama (Phantom Woman)
Takanori Yaegaki (Phantom Woman)
Assistant Animation Director: Yasushi Muraki (Mech; ep 3)
Background Art:
Hiroaki Sato (ep 1)
Norihiro Hiraki (ep 2)
Tetsuto Shimono (ep 1)
Color Coordination:
Manami Doi (ep 1)
Takahiro Fukuda (eps 2-3)
Editing:
Eigo Makioka (eps 1-3)
Shuichi Kakesu (eps 1, 3)
Terumitsu Okada (ep 1)
Finish Animation:
Emiko Kuroishi (ep 2)
Haruko Tadenuma (eps 2-3)
Harumi Nishimura (eps 2-3)
Hiroko Kochiya (eps 2-3)
Kazue Sugiyama (eps 2-3)
Keiko Adachi (eps 2-3)
Kinuko Tawara (eps 2-3)
Kiyomi Yamaguchi (eps 2-3)
Kouji Ootsuki (eps 2-3)
Kumiko Oka (Studio Toys; ep 3)
Takako Kayama (eps 2-3)
Takako Sasaki (eps 2-3)
Tetsuharu Eguchi (eps 2-3)
Finish Check:
Naomi Koyama (ep 1)
Shougo Nishimura (ep 1)
In-Between Animation:
Hideko Yonetani (ep 2)
Hiroshi Nishio (eps 2-3)
Jun Segawa (eps 2-3)
Katsunobu Ito (ep 3)
Katsuyuki Tamura (eps 2-3)
Keiji Koga (eps 2-3)
Koji Yamada (eps 2-3)
Masahiko Hondo (eps 2-3)
Masahiko Kubo (eps 2-3)
Mitsuo Kumano (ep 3)
Mitsuyasu Nakazaki (eps 2-3)
Munetaka Abe (eps 2-3)
Naofumi Satō (ep 2)
Sadayuki Iwai (eps 2-3)
Tadao Yoshikawa (eps 2-3)
Tomo Ikeuchi (eps 2-3)
Yoshikatsu Hoshi (ep 2)
Yuichi Tanaka (eps 2-3)
In-Between Check:
Akihiro Izumi (eps 2-3)
Hiroshi Shirakawa (eps 1-3)
Kazuyuki Kuroiwa (ep 2)
Ryokichi Yoshizawa (ep 3)
Yoshikazu Tomita (ep 2)
Photography:
Hideo Tazawa (eps 2-3)
Hiroshi Tanigaki (eps 2-3)
Hitoshi Sato (eps 2-3)
Housaku Miura (ep 1)
Katsuyuki Ohtaki (ep 1)
Toshiyuki Yasuhara (eps 2-3)
Toyomitsu Nakajo (ep 1)
Production Advance: Tomoki Kobayashi (ep 1)
Production Design: Ley Yumeno
Recording:
Nobuhira Hirano (ep 2)
Yasuo Kosuga
Recording Adjustment:
Nobuhira Hirano (ep 3)
Toshiaki Hoshino
Sound Coordination: Toru Nakano
Sound Effects: Junichi Sasaki
Story Concept: Unozawa Tony
Supervision: Shinji Aramaki
Theme Song Performance:
Lou Bonnevie (ED)
Toshio Furukawa (OP)
Toshio Furukawa as Leon McNichol

Miina Tominaga as Iris Cara (ep 2)
Norio Wakamoto as Billy Fanword (ep 3)
Tesshō Genda as Ernest Dieork
Youko Matsuoka as Gina Marceau

Atsushi Anbe as Alus (ep 1)
Emi Shinohara as Vanessa Bach (ep 2)
Kiyonobu Suzuki as Hyde Kersh (ep 3)
Kiyoshi Kawakubo as Normal Police Chief (ep 2)
Mika Doi as Caroline Evers (ep 2)
Ryusei Nakao as Saeki (ep 1)
Sakiko Tamagawa as Yōko Takagi (ep 3)
Tamio Ohki as Psychologist (ep 3)
Tesshō Genda as Dieork
Youko Asagami as Phantom Lady (ep 1)

Hitoshi Horimoto (eps 1, 3)
Rena Kurihara (ep 3)
Shinichiro Miki (eps 2-3)
Toshiya Ueda (ep 1)
Toshiyuki Morikawa (eps 1, 3)
Wataru Takagi (ep 3)
Japanese companies
Animation Production: AIC
Backgrounds:
Ital Studio (ep 3)
TOHO (ep 1)
Casting Assistance: 81 Produce
Development: Tokyo Laboratory
Editing: Jay Film
Finish Animation:
K-Production (eps 2-3)
SPEC Korea (ep 3)
Studio 88 (ep 2)
Studio PIA (eps 2-3)
Studio Toys (ep 3)
T Nishimura (ep 3)
Team's Art (eps 2-3)
TOHO (eps 1-3)
In-Between Animation:
K-Production (ep 2)
SPEC Korea (eps 2-3)
Studio 88 (ep 2)
Team's Art (eps 2-3)
TOHO (eps 1-3)
Lighting Effect Screens: Maki Production
Original story: AIC
Photography: Studio Boston
Production Cooperation:
DARTS
Watanabe Promotion
Recording Studio: Central Recording
Sound Effects: Anime Sound Production
English cast
English staff
Dubbing Director: Michael Bakewell
Executive producer:
Janice Hindle
Laurence Guinness (Manga Entertainment)
Robert J. Woodhead (AnimEigo)

Casting: Jill Wilmot
Dialogue Editing: Michael Sinterniklaas
Dubbing Mixing: Richard King
Engineering Assistant: Eddie Harrell
Script Adaptation: George Roubicek
Sound Design: Chuck Agresta
Voice Direction: Michael Sinterniklaas
Adam Henderson as Leon
Brad Moranz as Leon McNichol (AnimEigo dub)

Anne Marie Zola as Iris
Juliet Cesario as Iris Cara (ep 2)
Regan Foreman as Jeena Malso (AnimEigo dub)

Amy Nelson as Vanessa Bach (AnimEigo dub)
Donn Ansell as Saeki (AnimEigo dub)
Hadley Eure as Caroline Evers (AnimEigo dub)
Kelly Chalaire as The Phantom Woman (AnimEigo dub)
Linda Mathieson as Vanessa
Lisa Ross as Carolyn
Mark Finncannon as Dieork (AnimEigo dub)
Paul Sincoff as Hyde Cash (AnimEigo dub)
Pierre Brulator as Billy Fanword (AnimEigo dub)
Shelly Thompson as Geena
Susan Cullen as Yoko Takagi (AnimEigo dub)
Trampas Thompson as Alus (AnimEigo dub)
William Gibson as Chief (AnimEigo dub)

English companies
Distributor: Manga Entertainment (UK)
Dubbing: Southwynde Studios (AnimEigo dub)
Licensed by: AnimEigo
Recording Studio: Manga Entertainment
French staff
French companies
(none)
Distributor: Manga Video (France)
French cast
(none)
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
(none)
DVD Distribution: Selecta Visión
TV Distribution: Selecta Visión
Spanish cast
(none)

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