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A Wind Named Amnesia (1993)

Kaze no na wa amunejia (original title)
TV-14 | | Animation, Adventure, Drama | Video
A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who ... See full summary »

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Kazuki Yao ...
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Keiko Toda ...
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Kappei Yamaguchi ...
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Noriko Hidaka ...
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Osamu Saka ...
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A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who has been re-educated travels across America on a mysterious journey. Written by Anonymous

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Interesting premise makes it worthwhile
1 March 1999 | by (North Bay, Ontario) – See all my reviews

Although I feel that this film could have been much more than it was, I must nevertheless recommend it for a couple of reasons. The plot itself is quite thought-provoking, and for that reason alone I am glad I saw this movie. I was also very impressed with the opening scenes that explained how the central male character could function much like he probably did before the wind blew in that changed the world forever. The ending was a disappointment, but it did manage to keep me interested right up to the end, and I must confess that I continued to think about the basic premise of the film long after the credits had finished. For those of you who like to think while watching a movie, this film should prove to be an enjoyable experience.


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