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  • Sweden
  • Joined Nov 6, 2011
  • 19 / M



Akira is often seen as one of the feature length animated movie from Japan. It must have been amazing in 1988 and is (to some extent) still amazing to this day. The story is set in the year 2019 in Neo-Tokyo. The story starts by introducing the main characters. The delinquents Shotaru Kaneda and Tetsuo Shima. As they were fighting a rival bike gang called "The clowns". They come to a stop though when Tetsuo (played by Nozomu Sasaki) gets injured and mysteriously gets abducted by the military. Kaneda (Mitsuo Iwata) sets out to find his friend, but when he does he notices that something is very... See full review

6/10 story
10/10 animation
8/10 sound
6/10 characters
8.5/10 overall