Reviewed by: Eeeper
Released by: Manga Entertainment UK
Age Rating: 15
Region: 2 - UK
Length: 85 minutes
Japanese 2.0 Stereo
Blending cyberpunk action, philosophical musings and epic sci-fi vision, Mamoru Oshii's Ghost In The Shell is an acknowledged masterpiece; a milestone of world animation that revolutionised the West's outlook on anime. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the original manga books, Manga Entertainment is bringing a specially remastered edition of Ghost In The Shell to the big screen and high definition Blu-ray - the first time that this restored version of Oshii's classic movie has been made available outside Japan. This is the Ghost In The Shell you've been waiting for.
Gateway anime? Check. Responsible for changing how Western audiences looked at anime? Check. Voluminous plot and deep, structured characters? Check. What could I be talking about? Kōkaku kidōtai, of course. Oh well, to give its more famous title, Ghost in the Shell.