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Akira [Blu-ray + DVD Combo] (2013, original release: 1988)
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Published: Flower Mound, Texas : Funimation, [2013]
Edition:  Twenty-fifth Anniversary edition
Description:  3 videodiscs (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0704400094187, 1421027984, 9781421027982, 1421027976, 9781421027975,
Language:  English

Originally released as motion picture in 1988

Extras: 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

Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama

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

MPAA rating: R for graphic violence and brief nudity

Blu-ray; region A; 1080p High Definition 16x9; Dolby TrueHD English 2.1, Dolby TrueHD Japanese 2.0 and 5.1

DVD; NTSC, region 1; 16x9; Dolby Digital surround 5.1

English or Japanese dialogue; English subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Ōtomo, Katsuhiro, 1954- film director, screenwriter
Noma, Sawako, producer
Suzuki, Ryokei, producer
Katō, Shunzō, producer
Misawa, Katsuji, director of photography
Seyama, Takeshi, director of photography
Hashimoto, Izō, screenwriter
Sasaki, Nozomu, 1967- actor
Koyama, Mami, actor
Iwata, Mitsuo, 1967- actor
Akira Committee (Firm)
FUNimation Entertainment (Firm),

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