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Akira - ANNIVERSARY EDITION (1988)  link to Akira on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1271

poster Akira

IMDb Rating:
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Country: Japan, 124 minutes

Spoken Languages: Japanese

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Sci-Fi, Animation

Director(s): Katsuhiro Ôtomo

Storyline:

Kaneda is a bike gang leader whose close friend Tetsuo gets involved in a government secret project known as Akira. On his way to save Tetsuo, Kaneda runs into a group of anti-government activists, greedy politicians, irresponsible scientists and a powerful military leader. The confrontation sparks off Tetsuo's supernatural power leading to bloody death, a coup attempt and the final battle in Tokyo Olympiad where Akira's secrets were buried 30 years ago.

Cast:

photo Mitsuo Iwata (voice) Mitsuo Iwata (voice) Kaneda
photo Nozomu Sasaki (voice) Nozomu Sasaki (voice) Tetsuo
photo Mami Koyama (voice) Mami Koyama (voice) Kei
photo Tesshô Genda (voice) Tesshô Genda (voice) Ryu
photo Takeshi Kusao (voice) Takeshi Kusao (voice) Kai

Medium: Bluray + DVD,

Comments: FUNimation Entertainment;UPC704400094187;;;

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1