The Guyver
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Based on the Japanese comic-book character created by Toshiki Takaya, this hyper-kinetic science fiction fantasy plays like a live-action cartoon. The title initially refers to a mysterious piece of technology capable of generating a powerful bio-mechanical exoskeleton around the body of its operator. After scientist Tetsu Segawa (Greg Paik) is murdered while trying to deliver it to CIA agent Max Reed (Mark Hamill), the device is stumbled upon by Sean Barker (Jack Armstrong), a friend of the scientist's daughter Mizki (Vivian Wu). Sean discovers the object's power when it encases him… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"It's pretty sad that New Line couldn't turn such a great science fiction property in to a big budget action franchise..."
‑ Felix Vasquez Jr., Film Threat
"Earns points for the weirdness; extra credit for the ultra-violent action bits."
‑ Scott Weinberg,
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