Akira / presented by Pioneer Entertainment(USA) Inc. in association with ZRO Limit Productions ; producers, Ryohei Suzuki, Shunzo Kato ; screenplay, Katsuhiro Otomo, Izo Hashimoto ; written and directed by Katsuhiro Otomo.
A powerful psychic force known only as Akira resurfaces in Neo-Tokyo in the 21st century. Tetsuo, a young, inexperienced motorcycle biker driven beyond the boundaries of sanity by the power of Akira, is forced to conjure up demons laying dormant within his subconscious.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen.
- Publisher: [Des Moins, Iowa] : Pioneer, [2001?]
- Copyright: ©1987
DVD features: digitally remastered picture, new English dialogue, new English Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, original Japanese Dolby surround, English subtitles, capsule option -- English translation of graffiti, scene access, THX optimizer, THX certified.
Based on the graphic novel by Katsuhiro Otomo.
Videodisc release of the 1987 motion picture.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Character design by Katsuhiro Otomo ; English adaptation by Michael Haller ; chief animator, Takashi Nakamura ; special effects artist, Takashi Maekawa.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Voices: Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Tetsusho Genda, Hiroshi Otake, Koichi Kitamura ; English voices: Johnny Yong Bosch, Joshua Seth, Wendee Lee.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: R.
|System Details Note:||
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English) and 5.1 DTS (Japanese).
Soundtracks in English or Japanese ; with English subtitles.
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