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Vexille (2007)
"Bekushiru: 2077 Nihon sakoku" (original title)

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Japan, 2077: A female agent named Vexille is dispatched to Tokyo to investigate whether Japanese are developing robotic technology, which has been banned by the U.N. due to its potential threat to humankind.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Meisa Kuroki ...
Vexille (voice)
Shôsuke Tanihara ...
Leon (voice)
Yasuko Matsuyuki ...
Maria (voice)
Akio Ôtsuka ...
Saito (voice)
Romi Pak ...
Takashi (voice)
Takahiro Sakurai ...
Ryo (voice)
Toshiyuki Morikawa ...
Kisaragi (voice)
Tetsuya Kakihara ...
Taro (voice)
Takaya Kuroda ...
Zack (voice)
Takayuki Sugô ...
Captain Borg (voice)
Kenji Takahashi ...
Saga (voice)
Jirô Saitô ...
Chairman Itakura (voice)
Colleen Clinkenbeard ...
Lt. Cdr. Vexille Serra (voice)
Christopher Sabat ...
Zack (voice)
Luci Christian ...
Takashi (voice)
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Japan, 2077: A female agent named Vexille is dispatched to Tokyo to investigate whether Japanese are developing robotic technology, which has been banned by the U.N. due to its potential threat to humankind.

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Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action and violence, and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Bekushiru: 2077 Nihon sakoku  »

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Not bad
2 August 2007 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

Saw this as world premiere at Locarno festival. In 2K DLP projection on 27m wide screen. Looked very good apart from some aliasing at times. The film borrows visually from "Dune" (sandworms) and some others but it's quite interesting with its mix of not photo realistic and more realistic CGI elements. Will look great on Blue Ray HD disc. The story is about a Japan of the future which has shielded itself from all foreign surveillance for 10 years so nobody knows what is going on. There are suspicions of illegal production of androids by a mega corporation with unclear goals, potentially dangerous to the human race on a global scale.


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