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Ōtomo, Katsuhiro, 1954- film director,
Noma, Sawako producer.
Suzuki, Ryokei, producer.
Katō, Shunzō, producer.
Misawa, Katsuji, director of photography.
Movie (Entertainment) - North Wing Basement
AN 1067
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Movie (Entertainment) - North Wing BasementAN 1067#1-2On Shelf

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Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
704400094194, 704400094187


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
General Note
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.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Katsuji Misawa; editor, Takeshi Seyama.
Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Mitsuo Iwata.
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; aspect ratio (16:9).
English or Japanese dialogue; English subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ōtomo, K., Noma, S., Suzuki, R., Katō, S., Misawa, K., Hashimoto, I., Sasaki, N., Koyama, M., Seyama, T., & Iwata, M. (2013). Akira (25th Anniversary edition.). Funimation.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Katsuhiro Ōtomo et al.. 2013. Akira. Funimation.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Katsuhiro Ōtomo et al.. Akira Funimation, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ōtomo, Katsuhiro, et al. Akira 25th Anniversary edition., Funimation, 2013.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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