Appleseed (アップルシード) is a 2004 Japanese animated science fiction action film directed by Shinji Aramaki and based on the manga of the same name created by Masamune Shirow. Appleseed received a theatrical release on April 17, 2004.
Appleseed was originally licensed in the United States by Geneon Entertainment with a dub produced by Animaze. Geneon released the film in 30 theaters on January 14, 2005, and was later released on DVD on May 10, 2005. Geneon Entertainment's North American division was shut down in December 2007.
The license would later be picked up by Sentai Filmworks, which released Appleseed on Blu-ray Disc on May 18, 2010. The Blu-ray edition of the film includes the original Animaze English dub and an updated dub produced by Seraphim Digital, which features much of the cast from Appleseed: Ex Machina.
|Deunan Knute||Ai Kobayashi||Jessica Straus||Luci Christian|
|Briareos Hecatonchires||Jūrōta Kosugi||Jamieson Price||David Matranga|
|Athena Areios||Mami Koyama||Carolyn Hennesy||Allison Sumrall|
|Nike||Miho Yamada||Cindy Robinson||Shelley Calene-Black|
|Hitomi||Yuki Matsuoka||Karen Strassman||Hilary Haag|
|Yoshitsune "Yoshi" Miyamoto||Toshiyuki Morikawa||Dave Wittenberg||Chris Patton|
|Edward Uranus III||Yuzuru Fujimoto||Michael McConnohie||Jason Douglas|
|Colonel Hades||Takehito Koyasu||Skip Stellrecht||Andrew Love|
|Kudoh||Tadahisa Saizen||Kalob Martinez|
|Dr. Gilliam Knute||Emi Shinohara||Karen Strassman||Kara Greenberg|