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Serial Experiments Lain (シリアルエクスペリメンツレイン) (1998)

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Kaori Shimizu Kaori Shimizu
 Lain Iwakura 13 episodes, 1998
Bridget Hoffman Bridget Hoffman
 Lain Iwakura 13 episodes, 1998
Ayako Kawasumi Ayako Kawasumi
 Mika Iwakura 12 episodes, 1998
Yôko Asada Yôko Asada
 Arisu Mizuki 12 episodes, 1998
Patricia Ja Lee Patricia Ja Lee
 Mika Iwakura 12 episodes, 1998
Emilie de Azevedo Brown Emilie de Azevedo Brown
 Arisu Mizuki 11 episodes, 1998
Chiharu Tezuka Chiharu Tezuka
 Reika Yamamoto 10 episodes, 1998
Lenore Zann Lenore Zann
 Reika Yamamoto 10 episodes, 1998


Written by
Chiaki Konaka Chiaki Konaka
(13 episodes, 1998)


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1 year, 3 months ago at Jun 4 3:21
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Ya que Listal borró mi reseña de Lain (por algún fallo con las entradas) y que Animeplanet exterminó mi cuenta donde tenía guardada la copia (por hablar español o alguna mierda ambigua), he decidido hacerle un remake. No será tan larga ya que me percaté que me la pasé más hablando de los temas que de que tan buena era, así que seré más conciso.  Serial Experiment Lain forma parte de... read more

Maybe too cryptic for it

15 years, 5 months ago at Apr 16 2:04
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There's a lot to like about Lain. It's weird, really weird. You have to pay attention and even then, by the end, you may not be entirely sure just what the hell happened.

A comparison to VIDEODROME would be fair. They're both covering similar territory. It is nice to see anime as ambitious as this, you don't that often. Paranoia Agent comes to mind.

Definitely no... read more
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Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of "The Wired".
Release date: 6 July 1998
UPC: 013023022591
Tags: Anime (18), Sci-fi (11), Animation (7), Drama (6), Internet (6), Philosophy (5), Thriller (5), 1990s (5), Japanese (4), Cyberpunk (4), Technology (4), Japan (3), Psychological (3), Yoshitoshi Abe (3), Yoshitoshi (3), Mystery (2), 1998 (2), Science Fiction (2), DVD (2), Abe (2)
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“Ya que Listal borró mi reseña de Lain (por algún fallo con las entradas) y que Animeplanet exterminó mi cuenta donde tenía guardada la copia (por hablar español o alguna mierda ambigua), he decidido hacerle un remake. No será tan larga ya que me percaté que me la pasé más hablando de los temas que de que tan buena era, así que seré más conciso. 

Serial Experiment Lain forma parte de esa oscura era de ciencia ficción que empezó por ahí en los ochentas con Blade Runner y se acabó tan pronto la globalización estuvo al frente de la esquina y la gente empezó a disfrutarla en vez de aterrarse. No es la única de su clase, ya existía Ghost in The Shell, y si eres cinéfilo sabes que existe Videodrome que es la misma cosa con televisión. Lo que lo vuelve distinto es” read more

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