• 1988
  • 2 HR 04 MIN
  • NR

With this animated epic--adapted from the famous manga series by Katsuhiro Otomo--"Japanimation" jumped from cult to mainstream, just as comic books have graduated from children's entertainment to sophisticated graphic novels. AKIRA, likewise, sets out to use the animated format in a bold, adult way. The time is 2019, 31 years after WWIII, during which...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Izo Hashimoto
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (2 Credits)
Ryohei Susuki
Shunzo Kato
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Sawako Noma
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Katsuji Misawa
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Shoji Yamashiro
Art Director (1 Credit)
Toshiharu Mizutani
Animation (1 Credit)
Takashi Nakamura

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