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Akira (1988)  link to Akira on IMDb

Number: 37

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

Country: Japan, 124 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Japanese

Genre(s): Action, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Animation, Mystery

Director: Katsuhiro Ohtomo


Medium: Unknown

Plot Outline:
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.

Comments: Genon Pioneer;UPC013023214590;;;

Loaned: No

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