In the distant future, the world lies in ruin and vampires rule the land. Mercenary vampire hunters fight the terrible forces of darkness - for a price; the most notorious of them all being the half-vampire named D. However, despite his actions that help humanity, he finds himself shunned by those he would save. When a girl named Charlotte is kidnapped by the vampire Lord Meier, her father hires D to bring her back - dead or alive. Competing with the vampire hunting Marcus Brothers for the prize, D encounters Meier first; but in the middle of their confrontation, Charlotte calls out Meier's name in worry and Meier reveals that she is accompanying him of her own free will...
The same people who brought you brought us Ninja ScrollVampire Hunter D: Bloodlust a few years later - and it's obvious. On the plus side, this means visual delights abound; on the minus side, the movie is in essence a recycled idea. You'll get the same sort of pacing, same sort of structure to Ninja Scroll, just a darker tone... read more
Being a huge vampire (and mythology in general) fan this was a must see for me. Naturally that meant going into this movie I was skeptical due to my past experiences with vampire themed anime and must see titles (most were a huge let down). But this movie surprised me and I got so much more out of it that I expected. As the title suggests the story follows a vampire hunter named D hired by a desperate family... read more
|Vampire Hunter D||Movie||1985||Same Franchise|
|Vampire Hunter D (Light Novel)||1983|
|Vampire Hunter D||2007|