Hellboy Animated: Sword of Storms (2006) Sony Pictures, IDT Entertainment

A professor of folklore opens a forbidden scroll and becomes possessed by the ancient Japanese demons of thunder and lightning, who seek to return and dominate our world. The Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense sends Hellboy and a team of agents to investigate, but when Hellboy picks up a samurai sword, he literally disappears into a weird wonderland of Japanese legends, ghosts, and monsters. Meanwhile, BPRD agents Kate Corrigan and Russell Thorne are on the trail of the possessed professor to bring Hellboy back.


Credits

Directed by: Tad Stones, Phil Weinstein

Executive Producers: Larry Gordon, Mike Richardson, Lloyd Levin

Creative Producer: Guillermo del Toro

Consulting Producer: Mike Mignola

Writing Credits: Mike Mignola, Tad Stones, Matt Wayne

 

Cast

Ron Perlman: Hellboy (voice)

John Hurt: Professor Broom (voice)

Selma Blair: Liz Sherman (voice)

Doug Jones: Abe Sapien (voice)