Akira (IMAX)

The end of the world was only the beginning!

An re-release of a Japanese animated film from 1988, enhanced to 4k for the big IMAX screens. A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath who can only be stopped by two teenagers and a group of psychics. In Japanese with English subtitles.

Action, Animated, Sci-Fi, Thriller.
I will be Superman some day ...
I will be Superman some day ...


Voices of Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Tesshô Genda, Hiroshi Ôtake, Kôichi Kitamura
Katsuhiro Ôtomo
ScreenplayKatsuhiro Ôtomo, Izô Hashimoto, from the manga by Katsuhiro Ôtomo
MusicShôji Yamashiro
CinematographyKatsuji Misawa
EditingTakeshi Seyama
Sound formatsDolby Digital, DTS
Made in1988
Produced byAkira Committee Company Ltd., Akira Studio, TMS Entertainment, Kôdansha, Mainichi Broadcasting System, Bandai, Hakuhodo, Toho Company, LaserDisc, Sumitomo Corporation

Official Site | IMDB page
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British Board of Film Classification rating

15: Suitable for 15 years and olderStrong language, Bloody violence, Sexual violence
British version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.


Scale (Max)20

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