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Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie (2015)

Kôkaku Kidôtai (original title)
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Newport-City 2029: Major, an advanced female cyborg, is in charge of the anti-terrorism etc. unit reporting directly to the government. Taking out terrorists and freeing hostages at an embassy doesn't go smoothly. Major investigates why.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Maaya Sakamoto ... Motoko Kusanagi (voice)
Ken'ichirô Matsuda Ken'ichirô Matsuda ... Batou (voice)
Ikkyu Juku Ikkyu Juku ... Daisuke Aramaki (voice)
Kazuya Nakai Kazuya Nakai ... Borma (voice)
Kenji Nojima Kenji Nojima ... Tsumugi (voice)
Mayumi Asano Mayumi Asano ... Kurutsu (voice)
Megumi Han Megumi Han ... Chris (voice)
Miyuki Sawashiro ... Logicoma (voice)
Mugihito Mugihito ... Robert Lee (voice)
Naoto Naoto ... Osamu Fujimoto (voice)
Shunsuke Sakuya Shunsuke Sakuya ... Ishikawa (voice)
Takurou Nakakuni Takurou Nakakuni ... Saito (voice)
Tarusuke Shingaki Tarusuke Shingaki ... Togusa (voice)
Yôji Ueda Yôji Ueda ... Paz (voice)
Atsushi Miyauchi Atsushi Miyauchi ... (voice)
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In the year 2027, a year following the end of the non-nuclear World War IV, a bomb has gone off in Newport City, killing a major arms dealer who may have ties with the mysterious 501 Organization. Public Security official Daisuke Aramaki hires full-body cyber prosthesis user and hacker extraordinaire, Motoko Kusanagi, to investigate.

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The definitive cyber-punk series returns to the big screen.


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Release Date:

10 November 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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$101,203

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,713,406
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Performed by Maaya Sakamoto
Composed by Keigo Oyamada (as Cornelius)
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just cheap
4 December 2015 | by samson-64175See all my reviews

If you don't know the Story and have never watched an animated film like this one: Stay away, don't watch it. It may spoil your wish to watch any other Anime film.

If you have seen the Original Ghost in the Shell (Part 1 or 2 or both) you may be disappointed for the lack of story and a whole bunch of scenes that are just the same only with different characters (same drawing style, same camera, same lines).

If you know the Arise Border Quadrilogie, watching it is even worse. It looks like they just copied the animation and added some new lines and a crude story to it. For me it looks like some people just wanted to make some quick money, without putting any effort on it.

The drawings are simple and the character animation is very poor.

So don't put an effort in watching it.


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