This groundbreaking anime cyberpunk saga is set in the post-WWIII metropolis of Neo-Tokyo. The labyrinthine plot revolves around a secret government project, an underground resistance group, motorcycle-riding punks, psychic assassins, and the mysterious "Akira." Katsuhiro Otomo directed the violent, senses-shattering tale, based on his manga creation. 129 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: Japanese Dolby Digital 5.1, English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English; theatrical trailers; TV spots. In Japanese with English subtitles/Dubbed in English.