Akira / directed by Katsuhiro Otomo ; producer, Sawako Noma ... [et al.] ; screenwriter, Izo Hashimoto, Katsuhiro Otomo.

Clandestine army activities threaten the war-torn city of Neo-Tokyo when a mysterious being with powerful psychic abilities escapes his prison and inadvertently draws a violent motorcycle gang into a heinous web of experimentation. As a result, a biker with a twisted mind embarks on a path of war, s...

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Main Authors: Ōtomo, Katsuhiro, 1954- (Screenwriter), Hashimoto, Izō, (Screenwriter)
Other Authors: Sasaki, Nozomu, 1967- (Actor), Koyama, Mami, (Actor)
Format: DVD
Language:English
Japanese
Published: Flower Mound, Texas : Funimation, [2013?]
Edition:25th Anniversary edition.
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Summary:Clandestine army activities threaten the war-torn city of Neo-Tokyo when a mysterious being with powerful psychic abilities escapes his prison and inadvertently draws a violent motorcycle gang into a heinous web of experimentation. As a result, a biker with a twisted mind embarks on a path of war, seeking revenge against a society that once called him weak.
Item Description:Title from web page.
Originally released as motion picture in 1988.
Special features: Akira sound clip (1988); Music for Akira, director interview; Storyboard collection; The writing on the wall; Original trailers; Original commercials; Restoring Akira; Glossary; U.S. 2013 trailer; trailers.
Physical Description:2 videodiscs (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; aspect ratio (16:9).
Audience:MPAA rating: R.
ISBN:1421027984
9781421027982
1421027976
9781421027975
704400094194
704400094187