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Akira (2001)

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Domestic Box Office $19,585Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: April 27th, 2001 (Limited)
Video Release: July 24th, 2001 by Geneon Video
MPAA Rating: R for graphic violence and brief nudity
Running Time: 124 minutes
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Keywords: Foreign Language, Anime, Mutants, Body Horror
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Production Method:Hand Animation
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: Japan


Bob Bergen    Masaru/Kai
Mitsuo Iwara   
Nozomu Sasaki   

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