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Akira Akira

Classic futuristic anime about high-school dropouts caught up in a secret government project to develop new weapons. Classic futuristic anime about high-school dropouts caught up in a secret government project to develop new weapons.
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The year is 2019 in post-apocalyptic Tokyo. Cyberpunk biker Tetsuo gets involved with a top-secret military research group trying to restore an ancient force (Akira) to save their world and has begun to develop special powers. The police and the army attempt to contain Tetsuo, but his transformation gathers speed rapidly... 

This stunning vision of a dystopian, futuristic city deserves honourable comparison with Blade Runner and Metropolis.

Special Features

  • Production Report

The year is 2019 in post-apocalyptic Tokyo. Cyberpunk biker Tetsuo gets involved with a top-secret military research group trying to restore an ancient force (Akira) to save their world and has begun to develop special powers. The police and the army attempt to contain Tetsuo, but his transformation gathers speed rapidly... 

This stunning vision of a dystopian, futuristic city deserves honourable comparison with Blade Runner and Metropolis.

Special Features

  • Production Report

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5022366505543
Catalogue Number MANG5055
Subtitle a film by Katsuhiro Otomo
Product contents 1 disc
Year 1987
Format DVD
Publisher(s) Manga Entertainment
Countries Japan
Aspect ratio 16x9 anamorphic
Colour Colour
Sound Stereo 2.0 / 5.1
Subtitles English
Language(s) Japanese (alt soundtrack: English)
Running time 119 mins
DVD region 2
Certificate 15

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