About

In the year 2029, the barriers of our world have been broken down by the net and by cybernetics, but this brings new vulnerability to humans in the form of brain-hacking. When a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster' begins involving them in politics, Section 9, a group of cybernetically enhanced cops, are called in to investigate and stop the Puppetmaster.

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Directed by

Mamoru Oshii

Written by

Mamoru Oshii (Storyboard)
Kazunori Ito (Screenplay)
Masamune Shirow (Original Story)

Runtime

83 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Tagline

It found a voice... Now it needs a body.

Cast

Keywords

anime based on manga female protagonist cyborg cyberpunk fugitive artificial intelligence dystopia android man vs machine computer virus implantat

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Lists

#197 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

#92 on The 100 Best Films Of World Cinema Empire

#79 on The 100 best sci-fi movies TimeOut