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Ghost in the Shell (Kôkaku Kidôtai) (1995)

Ghost in the Shell
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Akio Ôtsuka

Akio Ôtsuka

Bateau
Akio Ohtsuka

Akio Ohtsuka

Bateau
Atsuko Tanaka

Atsuko Tanaka

Major Motoko Kusanagi
Iemasa Kayumi

Iemasa Kayumi

Project 2501 aka 'The Puppet Master'
Tamio Ôki

Tamio Ôki

Section 9 Department Chief Aramaki
Stephen Apostolina

Stephen Apostolina

Additional Voices
Steve Blum

Steve Blum

Additional Voices


Written by
Kazunori Itô

Kazunori Itô



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Ghost in the Shell - trailer

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Siskel & Ebert - Ghost in the Shell (1996)

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Innovative anime.

6 years, 6 months ago at Apr 23 3:26
3 votes
"And where does the newborn go from here? The net is vast and infinite."

Back when it was first released, Ghost in the Shell was looked upon as a thoroughly engaging and original piece of anime. Over 10 years on the film has lost next to none of its original impact.

But it's a shame the film is too convoluted, confusing, and rather boring at times too. I will admit t... read more

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3 years, 1 month ago at Sep 25 1:46
3 votes
Amazing aesthetically; Music and action scenes especially.
The Scifi is cyberpunk with a bit more classical science fiction. Plot and characters are good but the major's choice to accept needed more explanation.

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1 year ago at Oct 11 1:20
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From the very beginning, Ghost in the Shell promises to be something very special. The beautiful opening music sets the tone, emanating the futuristic, mystical quality that pervades the film. And for the next 85 mins it will put a spell over you and catapult you into its brilliantly realised vision.

The visuals are spectacular! Truly mesmerising. It's difficult not to be completel... read more
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A female cyborg cop and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Master.
Release date: 29 March 1996
UPC: 780063552929
Anime (33), Animation (24), Cyberpunk (21), Sci-fi (20), Action (15), 1990s (12), Japanese (11), Japan (10), 1995 (9), Future (7), Asian (7), Thriller (7), Science Fiction (6), Cyborg (6), Manga (5), Dystopia (5), AI (4), Drama (4), Fantasy (3), Mamoru Oshii (3)
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