Akira

AniMay

Showings

The Roxy Theater Screen 1 Wed, May 1, 2019 7:00 PM
Film Info
Series:Movie Cult
Rating:R
Run Time:124 min
Release Year:1988
Country:Japan
Genre:Science Fiction/Action
Original Language:English
Format:Digital
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Katsuhiro Otomo
Cast Members:Cam Clarke, Jan Rabson, Laura Cody, Tony Pope
Writers:Katsuhiro Otomo

Description

Movie Cult

Join us every Saturday Night and enjoy the finest cultiest flicks Missoula has to offer! Once a month we let you, the community, help decide what the next month's line up will be.

In 1988 the Japanese government drops an atomic bomb on Tokyo after ESP experiments on children go awry. In 2019, 31 years after the nuking of the city, Kaneda, a bike gang leader, tries to save his friend Tetsuo from a secret government project. He battles anti-government activists, greedy politicians, irresponsible scientist,and a powerful military leader until Tetsuo's supernatural powers suddenly and violently manifest.