Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust

The RRP crew comes along side D and the Marcus brothers as they attempt to rescue a woman taken by a vampire. Listen to find out if this vampire anime is darkly brilliant, or simply sucks.

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In this Episode:

  • 00:05:56 ROUNDTABLE: We play the TV spot for Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust and give an overview of the technical specs of this anime
  • 00:08:37 LIKES: The aspects of this new adventure with D that are better than the original
  • 00:25:48 TRIVIA & SOCIALIZE: Trivia from and feedback on Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust from our listeners via Facebook Group, Twitter, and Instagram
  • 00:30:17 DISLIKES: Elements of this vampire story that were all bat and no bite
  • 00:50:36 FINAL RATING: Classic (Disputed)
  • 00:56:23 FEEDBACK & ANNOUNCEMENTS: Show announcements, and how to contact us

🎬 Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust Technicals, Cast, and Crew

  • Released: 28 September 2001 (USA)
  • Runs: 1h 43min
  • Rated: R
  • Directed by: Jack FletcherYoshiaki Kawajiri
  • Written by: Hideyuki Kikuchi(novel "Banpaia Hanta 3: D - Yosatsuko")Yoshiaki Kawajiri(screenplay)Ellen Moore(adaption: English version)
  • With the lead stars being: Andrew Philpot, John Rafter Lee, Pamela Adlon
  • And Music composed by: Marco D'Ambrosio
  • Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust was made for an unknown budget that can not be substantiated since precise records were not kept after Tannen shot a newspaper editor who printed an unfavorable story about him in 1884. But there was a limited theatrical release and earned $151,086 worldwide.