Metropolis(Movie, 2001)

Original title: "メトロポリス" (Japanese/JA)
| 1h 48min | Genres: Animation, Science Fiction
MetropolisRating: 3.5/5 (with 144144 votes)
Metropolis (メトロポリス, Metoroporisu) is a 2001 Japanese animated futuristic dieselpunk drama film based upon Osamu Tezuka's 1949 manga of the same name. The film was directed by Rintaro, written by Katsuhiro Otomo, and produced by Madhouse, with conceptual support from Tezuka Productions. ()
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About Metropolis

Kenichi and his detective uncle, Shunsaku Ban, leave Japan to visit Metropolis, in search of the criminal, Dr. Laughton. However, when they finally find Dr. Laughton, Kenichi and Shunsaku find themselves seperated and plunged into the middle of a larger conspiracy. While Shunsaku searches for his nephew and explanations, Kenichi tries to protect Tima (a mysterious young girl), from Duke Red and his adopted son Rock, both of whom have very different reasons for wanting to find her.

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Additional Information

Production country: Japan
Based on: "Metropolis" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: Japanese (JA)
Spoken languages: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Russian (RU)
Translated into 17 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/25/2002 (World premiere: 05/26/2001)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Robotic Angel"
"Osamu Tezuka no Metoroporisu"
"Robotic Angel"
"Metrópolis de Osamu Tezuka"
Budget: 15,000,000 USD
Revenue: 4,035,192 USD (= 27%)

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