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Author: Katsuhiro ŌtomoShunzo KatoRyōhei SuzukiIzo HashimotoKōdansha.All authors
Publisher: [Australia] : Madman Entertainment, 2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : PAL color broadcast system : VHS tape : Animation   Visual material : English : Special edView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda's motorcycle gang encounters a military operation to retrieve an escaped experimental subject. The military captures Tetsuo and conducts experiments on him that unleash his latent psychic ability, but when these new powers rage out of control, Tetsuo lashes out at the world that has oppressed him"--Container.
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Material Type: Animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Katsuhiro Ōtomo; Shunzo Kato; Ryōhei Suzuki; Izo Hashimoto; Kōdansha.; Madman Entertainment.; Manga Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 155951400
Notes: Cataloged from the container.
Based on the graphic novel by Katsuhiro Otomo.
"MANV2047."
"Manga Video."
Originally produced by: Akira Committee/Kodansha, 1987.
"The AV Channel."
"Manga Entertainment."
Credits: Producers, Ryohei Suzuki, Shunzo Kato; screenwriters, Katsuhiro Otomo, Izo Hashimoto.
Target Audience: Censorship rating: 15+
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (124 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: PAL format.

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"Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda's motorcycle gang encounters a military operation to retrieve an escaped experimental subject. The military captures Tetsuo and conducts experiments on him that unleash his latent psychic ability, but when these new powers rage out of control, Tetsuo lashes out at the world that has oppressed him"--Container.

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