Patlabor WXIII (movie 3)

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Alternative title:
Wasted 13: Kidō Keisatsu Patlabor (Japanese)
Wasted 13: Patlabor the Movie 3
WX3 機動警察パトレイバー (Japanese)
Полиция будущего. Монстр. (Russian)
機動警察 13號廢棄物 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Themes: police, real robot
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: When the level of Labor accidents begin to escalate around Tokyo Bay, police detectives Kusumi and Hata are assigned to investigate. What they discover leads to a series of government cover-ups, conspiracy concerning a new biological weapon entitled WXIII-Wasted Thirteen and a tragic, personal connection to Hata. The only hope to stop this threat is to cooperate with the military and lead WXIII into a showdown with the Labors of Special Vehicle Division 2.
User Ratings: 437 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 10 votes (dub:4, sub:4, raw:1, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
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 Excellent: 53 votes (sub:36, dub:16, others:1
1 French subtitled
)
 Very good: 106 votes (sub:70, dub:32, ?:1, raw:1, others:2
1 Chinese Mandarin subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
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 Good: 117 votes (sub:58, dub:54, ?:3, others:2
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Spanish subtitled
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 Decent: 76 votes (dub:36, sub:35, ?:1, others:4
2 Italian dubbed
1 Spanish subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
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 So-so: 30 votes (dub:15, sub:13, ?:1, raw:1)
 Not really good: 18 votes (dub:10, sub:8)
 Weak: 19 votes (dub:9, sub:7, raw:1, others:2
1 French subtitled
1 Spanish dubbed
)
 Bad: 3 votes (sub:2, dub:1)
 Awful: 2 votes (sub:1, dub:1)
 Worst ever: 3 votes (dub:2, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 811 users, rank: #1254 (of 6096)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.835 (Good), std. dev.: 1.759, rank: #2765 (of 6089)
Weighted mean: 6.831 (Good−), rank: #2690 (of 6089) (seen all: 6.86 / seen some: 5.49 / won't finish: 4.00)
Bayesian estimate: 6.852 (Good), rank: #2415 (of 4589)
Running time: 107 minutes
Vintage: 2001-12-10
Premiere date:
2001-12-10 (Japan, Tokyo International Fantastic Film Festival)
2002-03-30 (Japan, theatrical release)
2003-01-10 (USA, theatrical release)
Links: We have 1
Trivia: We have 4
Review:
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Jun Sumi Interview (Sep 7, 2006)
Oscar Update (Nov 20, 2003)
Kiki Showing in France (Jun 5, 2003)
AX 2002: Pioneer Panel (Jul 11, 2002)
Japanese Links (Mar 26, 2002)
New Anime for 2002 (Dec 17, 2001)
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DVD (Region 1)
    Patlabor Movie 3: WXIII (DVD) 2003-04-08 (from $5.68)
    Patlabor Movie 3: WXIII Special Edition (DVD) 2003-04-08 (from $20.24)
Soundtrack
    WXIII Patlabor The Movie 3 (OST) 2003-07-01

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Fumihiko Takayama
Screenplay: Miki Tori
Storyboard: Fumihiko Takayama
Story: Masami Yuuki
Music: Kenji Kawai
Original Character Design: Akemi Takada
Character Design: Hiroki Takagi
Animation Director: Takuji Endo
Art design: Takashi Watabe
Sound Director: Toshiki Kameyama
Director of Photography: Hisao Shirai
Animation: Hideo Hayashi 
Animation producer:
Akira Shinohara
Masao Maruyama
Art Cooperation:
Hiroshi Kato (Studio Biho)
Junichi Taniguchi (Studio Biho)
Kazuo Ebisawa (Studio Biho)
Kazuo Oga (Studio Biho)
Masaru Sato (Studio Biho)
Yuichiro Nakajima (Studio Biho)
Yusuke Takeda (Studio Biho)
Assistant Animation Director: Koji Aritomi
Assistant Director: Yoriyasu Kogawa
Assistant Unit Director: Johei Matsuura
Background Art:
Akemi Takemura (Studio Biho)
Aki Chiba (Studio Biho)
Akira Ito (Studio Biho)
Aya Mitsumoto (Studio Biho)
Jun Okabe (Studio Biho)
Kaori Higashida (Studio Biho)
Kazuki Higashiji (Studio Biho)
Keita Sakai (Studio Biho)
Kotomi Yagi (Studio Biho)
Kuniharu Kyoda (Studio Biho)
Masanobu Nomura (Studio Biho)
Masaru Ohta (Studio Biho)
Michie Suzuki (Studio Biho)
Michiko Morokuma (Studio Biho)
Riko Shinohara (Studio Biho)
Ryouka Kinoshita (Studio Biho)
Shin Okui (Studio Biho)
Shinji Takasuka (Studio Biho)
Shuichi Tsuji (Studio Biho)
Takamasa Masuki (Studio Biho)
Takashi Shigezawa (Studio Biho)
Tomoko Aomi (Studio Biho)
Tomonori Kato (Studio Biho)
Tsubasa Matsumoto (Studio Biho)
Youichi Watanabe (Studio Biho)
Yuka Hirama (Studio Biho)
Color Coordination:
Kayoko Nishi
Satoko Shiura
Color design: Kyooko Ootake
Creature Design: Jun Suemi
Display Design: Yoshinori Sayama
Finish Check: Yoshiko Kishi
Finishing: Sung Hee Seo
Music producer: Yoshimoto Ishikawa (Victor Entertainment)
Photography:
Hiroki Shiozuka (Studio Cosmos)
Hiroshi Noguchi (Studio Cosmos)
Katsunori Maehara (Studio Cosmos)
Koichi Gonda (Studio Cosmos)
Masafumi Awakura (Studio Cosmos)
Motoaki Ikegami (Studio Cosmos)
Norikazu Yamaguchi (Studio Cosmos)
Shinji Ikegami (Studio Cosmos)
Shouji Yazawa (Studio Cosmos)
Takao Kawahara (Studio Cosmos)
Tetsuo Oofuji (Studio Cosmos)
Tomohiro Nishiyama (Studio Cosmos)
Toshikazu Kuno (Studio Cosmos)
Toshiyuki Sadamatsu (Studio Cosmos)
Yuki Toyonaga (Studio Cosmos)
Yuko Orikasa (Studio Cosmos)
Recording Adjustment: Makoto Sumiya (Tokyo TV Center)
Set Design: Shingo Takeba
Sound Effects: Kazutoshi Sato
Supervision: Yutaka Izubuchi
Title Design:
Norifumi Furuya (+art direction, These Days)
Teruhisa Tajima (+art direction, These Days)
Hiroaki Hirata as Shinichiro Hata
Katsuhiko Watabiki as Takeshi Kusumi
Miina Tominaga as Noa Izumi

Michihiro Ikemizu as Isao Ota
Toshio Furukawa as Asuma Shinohara

Akitoku Omori as Patrol Department Manager Yamadera
Atsuko Tanaka as Saeko
Daisuke Gouri as Hiromi Yamazaki
Issei Futamata as Mikiyasu Shinshi
Janika Southwick as Translator
Jiro Shirakawa as Weather Announcer(Radio Tanbo)
Junpei Morita as Colonel Goro Ishihara
Masaru Ikeda as Ohsumi
Paul Lucas as Director
Raita Nakano as Radio Announcer(Radio Tanbo)
Risa Suzuki as Hitomi Misaki
Rokuro Naya as Yoshitake Misaki
Ryunosuke Ohbayashi as Kiichi Goto
Shingo Hiromori as Shizuo Miyanomori
Sho Saito as Kieko Misaki
Sukekiyo Kameyama as Officer Mimura
Takanobu Hozumi as Toshiro Kurisu
Takuya Hashimura as Kishida
Toshihiko Kojima as General Superintendent Kaiho

Japanese companies
Animation Production: MADHOUSE
Art Direction: These Days
Backgrounds: Bihou, Inc.
Distributor: Shochiku Co., Ltd.
Photography: Studio Cosmos
Sound Effects: E&M Planning Center
Title Design: These Days
美術協力: Bihou, Inc.
English cast
English staff
Director: Richard Epcar
Script: Richard Epcar
Translation: Yurika Dennis
Executive producer: Hideki 'Henry' Goto
Producer: Yukio Kusumoto

ADR Editor: Chris Latham
ADR Recording Engineer: Kostas Gkikas
AVID Editor: Alex Agoston
Re-Mixing Engineer:
Patrick Giraudi
Thanos Kazakos
Alfred Thor as Takeshi Kusumi
David Lelyveld as Shinichiro Hata
Michelle Ruff as Noa Izumi

Bob Thomas as Kiichi Goto
Richard Epcar as Isao Ota
Richard Hayworth as Asuma Shinohara

David Umansky as
Police Officer
Shizuo Miyanomori
Helen Storm as
Disbatch Operator
Kieko Misaki
Sign Language Interpreter
Stage Actress
Jake Martin as Police Captain
Julie Maddalena as Hitomi Misaki
Kay Jensen as Saeko Misaki
Michelle Ruff as
Computer System
Reporter
Student
Translator
Richard Epcar as Director
Richard Hayworth as
Kishida
Lab Researcher
Officer Mimura
Ron Allen as
Col. Goro Ishihara
Labor Technician
Simon Isaacson as
Fisherman
Toshiro Kurisu
Steve Kramer as
Boat Captain
Detective
Engineer
Labor Technician
Police Officer
Security Guard
Yoshitake Misaki
Tony Oliver as
Baseball Player
Rude Boyfriend
English companies
Broadcaster: Encore Action
Distributor: Madman Entertainment (Australia & New Zealand)
DVD Authoring: SpeeDVD
DVD Menus: Nightjar, LLC
DVD Production: Geneon Entertainment Inc.
Package Design: Jason71.com
Recording Studio: Media Concepts
Ultimate Edition Box Design: Jason71.com
French staff
French cast
(none)
Maia Baran as Saeko Misaki
French companies
(none)
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
(none)
Distributor: Jonu Media (Spain)
Spanish cast
(none)
German staff
German companies
(none)
Distributor: OVA Films
German cast
(none)
Russian staff
Russian companies
(none)
Distributor: MC Entertainment
Russian cast
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
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