About: The Diclonius, a mutated homo sapien that is said to be selected by God and will eventually become the destruction of mankind, possesses two horns in their heads, and has a "sixth sense" which gives it telekinetic abilities. Due to this dangerous power, they have been captured and isolated in laboratories by the government. Lucy, a young and psychotic Diclonius, manages to break free of her confines and brutally murder most of the guards in the laboratory, only to get shot in the head as she makes her escape. She survives and manages to drift along to a beach, where two teenagers named Kouta and Yuka discovers her. Having lost her memories, she was named after the only thing that she can now say, "Nyuu," and the two allow her to stay at Kouta's home. However, it appears that the evil "Lucy" is not dead just yet.... エルフェンリート was released on 25 Jul 2004. It's audience rating is TV-MA and it runs for 24 min. A series in the Animation, Action, Drama genre(s), it was written by Lynn Okamoto, directed by N/A; starring Sanae Kobayashi, Chihiro Suzuki, Mamiko Noto. エルフェンリート was released in Japan and it's available in the English, Japanese language(s). A total of 1 Seasons have been released so far.
Plot: University students Kohta and Yuka (Kohta's cousin) save a Diclonius girl called "Lucy" when they see her naked in a beach. In fact "Lucy" is a serial killer who is being searched by the government but they are not aware of who "Lucy" really is because her personality is split.
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