Akira

Akira

A FILM BY: Katsuhiro Ôtomo
WRITTEN BY: Katsuhiro Ôtomo, Izô Hashimoto
STARRING: Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Mitsuo Iwata

Dubbed in English - 1988 Streamline Pictures Version

One of the best-known examples of contemporary Japanese animation, this cyberpunk adventure takes place in the post-apocalyptic city of Neo-Tokyo. A teen-age boy is exposed to a mysterious energy source and develops telekinetic powers that place him at the center of a conflict that may destroy the world.

Technical Information

Production Year: 1988
Country of Origin: Japan
Language: English
Run Time: 124 mins
Format: 35mm