Serial Experiments Lain

Alt titles: Lain

TV (13 eps)
3.901 out of 5 from 13,050 votes
Rank #902

"I have only abandoned my body, I still live here" - are the words emailed to friends of Chisa, several days after her death by suicide. As Lain delves deeper into the world of the "Wired" (also known as the internet), the line between it and reality becomes more and more unclear. Close the world, open the nExt.

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ParisCounter's avatar by ParisCounter on Jan 27, 2010
Score: 9.5/10

this is tuely one of the best animes i have watched. its my favorite by far.The story in this is always changing so you need to be focused while watching. but the ending was moving enough to bring me to tears.If your into cyber tech futuristic movies you will certanly love this. the fact that it shows another reality is mind will deffenatly have an open mind about the world and its possibilites... read more

babyeinstein12's avatar by babyeinstein12 on Dec 7, 2010
Score: 6.5/10

If the purpose of Serial Experiments Lain is to get your mind whirling, it succeeds. If its purpose is to get you thinking, not so much. This anime is a hit-or-miss philosophical cesspool that could either captivate or disgust. It’s like swallowing a series of shots that burn your throat and make you either... read more

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