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Serial Experiments: Lain Vol 4 - Reset (1998)  link to Serial Experiments: Lain Vol 4 - Reset on IMDb

Number: 23

cover Serial Experiments: Lain Vol 4 - Reset

IMDB Rating: star star star star star star star star star star

Country: Japan, 24 minutes

Spoken Languages: Japanese

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

Director: Ryutaro Nakamura

Cast: Bridget Hoffman

Medium: Original DVD

Plot Outline:
"I'll delete myself and reset everyone's memory." Who am I? The question is asked over and over again throughout the noise. Lain destroys her own creator and loses her best friend, now Lain must decide what to do - should she delete herself from everyone's memory! If she does, the real world should remain exactly the same, but if no one remembers her, did Lain ever really exist?

Episode 11 "Infornography"
Lain lies exhausted in her room, wrapped in electrical cord. After a long, complicated flashback, Eiri appears to congratulate her for downloading her NAVIs in her own brain, but warns her about her "hardware capacity". Lain appears to Alice, and declares that anything is possible, as they don't need devices anymore; so she'll make everything all right for Alice again. The next day, nobody seems to remember the rumor incident, and Lain smiles at Alice complicitly.

Episode 12 "Landscape"
The frontier between the Real and the Wired falls down. The Men in Black receive their final payment from their employers. Eiri Masami makes his final move, resulting in one last confrontation with Lain.

Episode 13 "Ego"
Lain resolves her inner quest for identity and takes radical action.

Comments: Pioneer;UPC013023022898;Vol 4 - Reset (Layers 11-13);;

Loaned: No

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