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Akira (1988 Film): The IMAX Experience (15)

Cast: Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Mitsuo Iwata
Genre: SciFi
Author(s): Katsuhiro Ohtomo, Izo Hashimoto
Director: Katsuhiro Ohtomo
Release Date: 24/06/2011 (selected cinemas); 13/07/2013 (selected cinemas); 16/06/2016 (selected cinemas); 09/10/2020 (selected cinemas)
Running Time: 125mins
Country: Jpn
Year: 1988

Animated epic set in a future Japan presided over by marauding gangs of bikers and rebels intent on overthrowing the government. Shotaro Kaneda and best friend Tetsuo Shima lead their gang, the Capsules, in a turf war against bitter rivals the Clowns. The feud pales into insignificance when doctors discover that Tetsuo possesses devastating psychic abilities similar to a little boy called Akira, who destroyed Tokyo decades before.



London Cinemas Showing Akira (1988 Film): The IMAX Experience


From: Friday 16th October
To: Thursday 22nd October

Odeon BFI IMAX

Fri/Mon/Tue 17:00; Sat/Sun 15:45; Wed/Thu 17:15

From: Friday 23rd October
To: Thursday 29th October

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UK and Irish Cinemas Showing Akira (1988 Film): The IMAX Experience


From: Friday 16th October
To: Thursday 22nd October

Odeon Braehead

Fri 19:50; Sat/Sun 19:45

Odeon Chatham

Sat 13:00

Odeon Liverpool ONE

Fri-Tue 19:10

Perth Playhouse

Fri-Sun/Wed/Thu 19:00

Pictureville Cinema

Fri 19:00; Sat 15:00

The Light Cinema, Cambridge

Fri 14:20 17:15 20:10; Sat 11:00 14:00 16:55 19:50; Sun 11:20 14:15 17:15 20:10; Tue/Thu 16:40 19:50

From: Friday 23rd October
To: Thursday 29th October

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