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Uniform Title Sukai kurora (Motion picture) English & Japanese.
Title Sukai kurora [videorecording] = The sky crawlers / presented by NTV and Production IG ; director, Mamoru Oshii ; screenplay by Chihiro Ito ; producer: Tomohiko Ishii.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2009].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    Ja SUK    Available
Description 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the "Sky Crawlers" series by Hiroshi Mori.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Bonus features: "Animation research for The Sky Crawlers" featurette, "Sound design and animation of The Sky Crawlers" featurette.
Credits Music, Kenji Kawai.
Cast Rinko Kikochi, Ryo Kase, Shosuke Tanhara, Chiaki Kuriyama.
Summary The sky crawlers are young fighter pilots that have been genetically designed to live forever. Dogfight warfare is their game and they live their lives to the fullest until they are shot down and reproduced. Fearless teenage pilot Yuichi's curiosity is at a peak as he struggles to find his missing past while his beautiful commander Suito is reluctant to discuss the fate of the pilot he is replacing.
Audience MPAA Rating: PG-13.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Japanese or English dialogue ; English or French subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Imaginary wars and battles -- Drama.
Teenagers -- Drama.
Air pilots -- Drama.
Genre/Form Science fiction films
Animated films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Kikochi, Rinko. Actor.
Kase, Ryō. Actor. 1974-
Tanhara, Shosuke. Actor.
Kuriyama, Chiaki, 1984- Actor.
Oshii, Mamoru. Director.
Itō, Chihiro, 1949- Screenwriter.
Mori, Hiroshi, 1957- Sukai kurora.
Ishii, Tomohiko, 1977-
Nihon Terebi.
Purodakushon Ai Jī, Kabushiki Kaisha.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Sky crawlers
ISBN 1435966260
Standard No. 043396307483
Music No. 30748 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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