Add to basket METROPOLIS (RELEASING JUNE 5)

Trailer

Synopsis

Brace yourself for a totally new experience in cutting-edge animation. Based on the classic comic created by Osamu Tezuka (Astro-Boy), written by Japanese anime legend Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira) and directed by Rintaro (Galaxy Express 999), Metropolis is a spectacular film featuring stunning imagery and unforgettable characters.
In the industrial, tri-level world of Metropolis, Duke Red is a powerful leader with plans to unveil a highly advanced robot named Tima. But Duke Red's violent son, Rock, distrusts robots and intends to find and destroy Tima.
Lost in the confusing labyrinth beneath Metropolis Tima is beginning a sweet friendship with the young nephew of a Japanese detective. But when Duke Red separates the two innocents, Tima's life - and the fate of the universe - is dangerously at stake.

Extra Features

  • The Making of Osamu Tezuka's METROPOLISFilmmaker InterviewsAnimation ComparisonsTrailerPromotional Trailer

Cast

  • Kei Kobayashi
  • Taro Ishida
  • Yuka Imoto

Directors

  • Rintaro
  • No. discs 1
  • Running time 108 min
  • Audio format 5.1 & 2.0
  • Region 4
  • Format NTSC
  • Color COLOUR
  • Language English, Japanese
  • Catalogue No. DAVID4024
  • Aspect ratio 16:9
  • Subtitles English, English HOH
  • PG