City Hunter Movie: Shinjuku Private Eyes

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Japanese: 劇場版シティーハンター <新宿PRIVATE EYES>


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 8, 2019
Licensors: Discotek Media
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, ComedyComedy, MysteryMystery
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 1 hr. 35 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.441 (scored by 31293,129 users)
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Ranked: #18682
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Popularity: #5584
Members: 10,358
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Ryo Saeba is the top "City Hunter" around and he takes on cases with his partner Kaori. A model named Ai Shindo has been attacked and hires him to be her bodyguard. Shinji Mikuni, the president of an IT company that has hired Ai for its ad campaign, turns out to be an old friend of Kaori, and they become involved. Meanwhile, mercenaries are gathering in Shinjuku... and a major arms dealer arrives in Japan with a new weapon, but with Mikuni in the picture, Ryo and Kaori are growing apart...

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Characters & Voice Actors

Kisugi, Rui

Toda, Keiko

Kisugi, Ai

Sakamoto, Chika

Shindou, Ai

Iitoyo, Marie


Koyama, Mami

Hieda, Kei

Yamazaki, Takumi


Kodama, Kenji
Nagasaki, Yukio
Sound Director
Kyougoku, Takahiko
Episode Director
Satou, Teruo
Episode Director


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"Get Wild" by TM NETWORK

Nov 9, 2019
A city where crimes are always taking place, you are in danger, so what should you do? Call for Ryo Saeba, the City Hunter.

I am one of those who refuses the modernization given to a work that remains solid of this level, but I confess that it was very interesting see they dealing with the people of today, seeing how Ryo remains the same immature in various situations and falling even more on women. ... is a sweet nostalgia. I was happy to see the original voices in this show, some sounded a little dry, but it depended on the moments, even a stark difference ...
Jun 20, 2019
Mixed Feelings
What a fun reunion full of fan-service ("the Professor" is here !) with every character apart from Saeko getting some action and the required humour. Each one is faithful to his old self, with maybe Kaori and Ryô who seemed rather childish a good chunk of the movie (I could mention Umibozû but it's a joke so...)
The modernization is everywhere (even running through the story in an interesting way) in this concept confronting the City Hunter to the "present world", with some exaggerations here & there (ex: a virtual visitors board?!).

The great musics from the series sound superior to the rest of an otherwise ...
Mar 9, 2021
City Hunter Shinjuku Private Eyes is awesome. After a long time, City Hunter returns to animation with a brand new original movie by Sunrise (the studio that originally animated City Hunter in the first place). I think it replicates what made City Hunter so awesome in the first place & is a fantastic return to form.

The story really isn’t anything special tbh. It isn’t bad, it’s about our boy Ryo getting hired as a bodyguard (as he usually does in the series) by a famous model & then evolving into a plot about trying to stop a corporation & their super weapon. It’s not a ...

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