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Bekushiru: 2077 Nihon sakoku (2007)

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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Vexille (voice)
Shôsuke Tanihara ...
Leon (voice)
Yasuko Matsuyuki ...
Maria (voice)
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Saito (voice)
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Takashi (voice)
Takahiro Sakurai ...
Ryo (voice)
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Kisaragi (voice)
Tetsuya Kakihara ...
Taro (voice)
Takaya Kuroda ...
Zack (voice)
Takayuki Sugô ...
Captain Borg (voice)
Kenji Takahashi ...
Saga (voice)
Jirô Saitô ...
Chairman Itakura (voice)
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Lt. Cdr. Vexille Serra (voice)
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Zack (voice)
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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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The dark secret of future Tokyo!


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

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Trivia

The film takes place in 2067 and 2077. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Movie Friends: Prashant Prabhakar (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

The Host of Seraphim
(excerpt)
Written by Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry
Performed by Dead Can Dance
Courtesy of 4AD Ltd.
(just before the attack with the Jags)
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completely original story line, amazing animation. Enough action, incredible acting. I really got involved with the characters in the story. It was interesting to see how it all went down in the end.

Its so different then any other movie I have seen this year. You can make parallel of any other sci-fi film. But if Vixelle borrows from any film, it turns it around and does its own way.

The fast past action slows down in the middle to engage you in the characters. Its great, like the main character Vixelle, she wakes up in a town, and is lost. You are lost. In no time, the plot is dropped and personally left speech less. Cannot recommend this enough. Well that and Death Note.


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