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Title Ghost in the shell [videorecording] / Kodansha in association with Bandai Visual and Manga Entertainment ; screenplay, Kazunori Ito ; producers, Yoshimasa Mizuo ... [et al.] ; director, Mamoru Oshii.

Imprint Troy, MI : Anchor Bay Entertainment [distributor], [2004].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    GHO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the manga by Masamune Shirow.
Japanese version originally produced as a motion picture in 1995 ; English dubbed version produced in 1998.
Special features: The making of Ghost in the shell (30 min.) ; theatrical trailer ; complete movie production report.
Credits Animation director, Toshihiko Nishikubo ; music, Kenji Kawai.
Summary In a world caught in the grip of information overload, Major Kusanagi is an elite officer and heavily modified cybernetic agent. She is on the trail of a computer-criminal who turns people into human marionettes, controlled by computer. She discovers that his true identity lies at the center of a vast and lethal political conspiracy.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen version (1.85:1 aspect ratio) ; Dolby Digital.
Language English or Japanese dialogue ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject Shirow, Masamune -- Film adaptations.
Cyborgs -- Drama.
Computer hackers -- Drama.
Conspiracies -- Drama.
Genre/Form Animated films
Science fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Motion pictures, Japanese.
Added Author Oshii, Mamoru. Director.
Mizuo, Yoshimasa. Producer.
Itō, Kazunori, 1948- Screenwriter.
Shirow, Masamune. Author.
Kawai, Kenji, 1957-
Kōdansha. Producer.
Bandai Bijuaru Kabushiki Gaisha. Producer.
Manga Entertainment, Inc. Producer.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. Distributor.
Standard No. 780063552929
Music No. M5529-2 WR03 Anchor Bay Entertanment

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