Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
Sun, Mar 5, 2017
7:30pm
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AKIRA
35 mm!

AKIRA
1988, FUNimation, 124 min, Japan, Dir: Katsuhiro Ohtomo

A landmark in animation, this visually stunning film exposed the rest of the world to Japanese anime and left its mark on such live-action films as THE MATRIX. In a post-apocalyptic Neo-Tokyo swarming with violent motorcycle gangs and antigovernment revolutionaries, Kaneda must stop lifelong friend Tetsuo, whose out-of-control psychic powers could destroy the city. “The film moves with such kinetic energy that you'll be hanging on for dear life.” - Richard Harrison, The Washington Post.


English dubbed version.
Aero Theatre • Sun, Mar 5, 2017 • 7:30pm
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