Title: Akira

Release: 1988

Rating: 8.1

Language: Japanese

Country: Japan

Runtime: 124

Genre: Animation,Drama,Sci-Fi,Thriller


Release 1988
Rating 8.1
Language Japanese
Country Japan
Runtime 124
Genre Animation,Drama,Sci-Fi,Thriller



Kaneda is a bike gang leader whose close friend Tetsuo gets involved in a government secret project known as Akira. On his way to save Tetsuo, Kaneda runs into a group of anti-government activists, greedy politicians, irresponsible scientists and a powerful military leader. The confrontation sparks off Tetsuo's supernatural power leading to bloody death, a coup attempt and the final battle in Tokyo Olympiad where Akira's secrets were buried 30 years ago.

Director :

Katsuhiro Ôtomo

Writer :

Katsuhiro Ôtomo (screenplay), Izô Hashimoto (screenplay), Katsuhiro Ôtomo (manga)

Actors :

... Shôtarô Kaneda (voice)

... Tetsuo Shima (voice)

... Kei (voice)

... Ryûsaku (voice)

... Nezu (voice)

... Priestess Miyako, Council A (voice)

... Kaori (voice)