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Rei is a young inventor living in the U.K. in the middle of the 19th century. Shortly before the first ever World Expo, a marvelous invention called the "Steam Ball", behind which a menacing power is hidden, arrives at his door from his grandfather Roid in the U.S. Meanwhile the nefarious Ohara Foundation has sent men to acquire theSteam Ball so that they can use its power towards their own illicit ends.
Release Date: October 14, 2004
Runtime: 126 mins
All Genres: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Sound: DTS, Dolby Digital
IMDB Rating: 6.9
Buried.com Rating: 7.8 - (Rate This Horror Movie at Buried.com)
Category: Horror Movies Starting With S
MPAA Rating: PG-13
MPAA Rating Reason:
Rated PG-13 for action violence. (also edited version)
Anne Suzuki ...James Ray Steam (voice)
Masane Tsukayama ...Eddi Suchimu-hakase (voice)
Katsuo Nakamura ...Dr. Lloyd Steam (voice)
Manami Konishi ...Scarlett O'Hara (voice)
Kiyoshi Kodama ...Robert Stephenson (voice)
Ikki Sawamura ...David (voice)
Susumu Terajima ...Freddie (voice)
Anna Paquin ...James Ray Steam (voice: English version)
Alfred Molina ...Dr. Eddie Steam (voice: English version)
Patrick Stewart ...Dr. Lloyd Steam (voice: English version)
Kari Wahlgren ...Scarlett O'Hara (voice: English version)
Robin Atkin Downes ...David (voice: English version)
David S. Lee ...Jason (voice: English version)
Paula J. Newman ...Emma (voice: English version)
Moira Quirk ...Cliff, Tommy, Additional Voices (voice: English...
Julian Stone ...Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Mark Bramhall ...Alfred (voice)
Osamu Saka ...Army General (voice)
Kim Thomson ...Mrs. Steam
Suchimuboi Horror Film Trailer 1
- Dr. Loyd Steam: An invention with no philosophy behind it is a curse.
Jason: You! Brat! James Ray Steam: You could hurt someone like that, and my name is not brat!
Dr. Lloyd Steam: And what would men do with this new technology? Plunge the world into war and chaos? Dr. Eddie Steam: But that very chaos would transform us. the heart adapts to reality. Dr. Lloyd Steam: [Points a gun at Eddie] But the heart comes first, Eddie!
James Ray Steam: There's no time. I have to stop it now.
[repeated line] Scarlett O'Hara: Simon!
- Used 180,000 individual drawings.
A new record for the most expensive Japanese animated film. It cost about ¥2.1 billion (US$20 million) to make.
Began production in 1995 and, because of financial problems, it was put on hiatus during 1998. Production companies Production I.G. and Sunrise got involved and brought the film back in production. A total of eight years was spent on making the film.
Features around 400 3D-cuts.
Early in the first Manchester sequence a pub is seen. It's name is clearly seen as the Rovers Return, which is the name of the pub in the popular Manchester-based TV soap opera "Coronation Street" (1960).
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