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A young man discovers a mechanical device that merges with his own body, turning him into a cyborg superhero. When strange creatures start appearing, trying to take the device back, he begins to uncover a secret plot to genetically engineer terrifying monsters.
Some mutants are more equal than others.
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Release Date: March 18, 1991
Runtime: 88 mins
All Genres: Sci-Fi, Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Sound: Ultra Stereo
IMDB Rating: 4.1
Buried.com Rating: 5.2 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With G
MPAA Rating: PG-13
MPAA Rating Reason:
Rated PG-13 for violence. (director's cut)
Screaming Mad George
Greg Paik ...Dr. Tetsu Segawa
Jimmie Walker ...Striker (as Jimmy Walker)
Peter Spellos ...Ramsey
Michael Berryman ...Lisker
Spice Williams Crosby ...Weber (as Spice Williams)
Mark Hamill ...Max Reed
Jack Armstrong ...Sean Barker / The Guyver
Johnnie Saiko ...Craig
Vivian Wu ...Mizky Segawa
Deborah Gorman ...Ms. Jenson
Danny Gibson ...Aikido Instructor's Assistant
Willard E. Pugh ...Col. Castle
David Gale ...Fulton Balcus
'Evil' Ted Smith ...Ronnie (as Ted Smith)
Doug Simpson ...Quinton
Brian Simpson ...Gang Member #3
Dennis Madalone ...Gang Member #4
Linnea Quigley ...Scream Queen
Michael Deak ...Director
Jeffrey Combs ...Doctor East
David Wells ...Dr. Gordon
Jay Kelley ...Lab Scientist
Jack Baker ...Thug
Thomas C. Rainone ...
Guyver Horror Film Trailer 1
More Movie Taglines:
- Some mutants are more equal than others.
- Part human. Part alien. Pure superpower.
- Lost for centuries...only one man can activate it!
- Striker: Sorry. Lisker: Striker! You idiot! Striker: Yo man, I'm just doin' my job!
Max Reed: Just one thing. I mean, what the hell's a scientist doing in the middle of the night walking down a concrete riverbed in his lab coat? Fishing? Col. Castle: Who knows? Some people will do anything to land a fish. Even tell a fish story. Max Reed: Yeah, well it ain't fish I smell, it's a rat!
Max Reed: That's a lousy place for a mirror.
[last lines] [Striker, in Zoanoid form, is smoking behind Col. Castle, both watching Sean and Mizky leaving together] Striker: Mm, mm, mm. [Col. Castle plucks the cigarette from Striker's jaws] Col. Castle: [indicating sign] No smoking! [Castle takes a dramatic step forward; Striker follows, looking at him over Castle's shoulder] Col. Castle: I've got a job for you. Striker: [softly] Ahh. Dyn-o-miiiiiite!
Max Reed: [running with Mizky, trying to find a way out] This way! Max Reed: [runs other way with Mizky, now knowing their exit is blocked by a creature chasing them] Guess not!
- Jeffrey Combs, plays "Dr. East". In Re-Animator (1985), he played a character named "Dr. West". His boss here is played by David Gale, who played the villain in Re-Animator (1985).
Actor Trademark: [Jimmie Walker] his last line: "Dyn-o-miiiiiite!"
The film featured over 50 creature effects.
Based on a Japanese comic book known as "Bio-Booster Armor Guyver" in which an ordinary high school student stumbles across an alien weapon, which turns him into a reluctant hero fighting an evil international corporation
The character "Lisker" is named for a Ozwald A. Lisker, a character from the original Japanese comic, who was a martial arts expert who tried to stop the guyver using another guyver.
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