Akira

Pioneer (1988)
Horror, Anime, Science Fiction, Action
Japan | Japanese | Color | 2h 4min
8.1

Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is a member of a tough motorcycle crew who becomes involved in a covert government project called Akira. But a bloody battle ensues when Kaneda sets out to save his friend.


Cast View all

Mitsuo Iwata Shôtarô Kaneda
Nozomu Sasaki Tetsuo Shima
Mami Koyama Kei
Tesshô Genda Ryûsaku
Hiroshi Ôtake Nezu
Kôichi Kitamura Priestess Miyako
Michihiro Ikemizu Inspector
Yuriko Fuchizaki Kaori
Masaaki Ôkura Yamagata
Tarô Arakawa Eiichi Watanabe

Crew View all

Director Katsuhiro Otomo
Writer Izo Hashimoto, Katsuhiro Otomo
Producer Shunzo Kato, Ryohei Suzuki, Hiroe Tsukamoto, Haruyo Kanesaku, Yutaka Maseba
Photography Katsuji Misawa
Musician Shoji Yamashiro

Editions

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704400094187 Blu-ray Disc 1, A Nov 12, 2013 2 Disc Blu-ray / DVD
704400075957 Blu-ray Disc 1, A Jun 06, 2017
5022366879347 Blu-ray Disc 2, B Nov 28, 2016 Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD
9322225199231 Blu-ray Disc 4 Nov 12, 2013 2 Disc Blu-ray / DVD
669198620041 Blu-ray Disc Free 2011 Steelbook
5022366521949 Blu-ray Disc B Collector's Edition
9322225075481 Blu-ray Disc A, B, C
5022366800549 Blu-ray Disc
7898922987072 Blu-ray Disc
888430825192 Blu-ray Disc
5413505330148 Blu-ray Disc
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8420266979629 Blu-ray Disc
013023153899 DVD 1 Jul 24, 2001 THX Remastered
013023156890 DVD 1 Jul 24, 2001 Special Edition
013023214590 DVD 1 Jan 06, 2004 Signature Series
013023172692 DVD 1 Dec 03, 2002 DTS
013023153790 DVD 1 Jul 24, 2001 Limited Edition Metal Collector's Case
669198200090 DVD 1 Feb 07, 2012
5022366505543 DVD 1
739991906434 DVD 1
013023241497 DVD 1 Dec 28, 2004
5205058811409 DVD 1
5022366201247 DVD 2 Jun 23, 2003 normale DVD
5022366200349 DVD 2 Mar 18, 2002 2 DVDs
8716777001370 DVD 2 Oct 25, 2001
8716777001547 DVD 2
3388334506892 DVD 2 Oct 09, 2001
693723024332 DVD 2 Dec 02, 2005
8717774230602 DVD 2 Dec 13, 2007 Two-Disc
716777001547 DVD 2 Oct 24, 2001 Limited Special Edition
5413505380600 DVD 2 Gold
8131098040226 DVD 2 2001
9322225007086 DVD 4 Jan 31, 2006 Special Edition
322225007086 DVD 4 Nov 14, 2001
4012050403881 DVD Free
704400094194 DVD Nov 12, 2013
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719987223721 DVD May 28, 2002
5022366100113 VHS Feb 01, 1994
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5060092909013 UMD 2 Sep 19, 2005
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