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Ghost in the Shell (1995 anime film)

Ghost in the Shell (1995 anime film)

Author: Mamoru Oshii

Ghost in the Shell¬†is a 1995¬†adult¬†animated¬†neo-noir¬†cyberpunk¬†thriller film[8]¬†directed by¬†Mamoru Oshii. The film is based on the¬†manga of the same name¬†by¬†Masamune Shirow¬†and was written for the screen by¬†Kazunori ItŇć. It stars the voices of¬†Atsuko Tanaka,¬†Akio ŇĆtsuka, and¬†Iemasa Kayumi. It is a Japanese-British¬†international co-production, executive produced by¬†Kodansha,¬†Bandai Visual¬†and¬†Manga Entertainment, with animation provided by¬†Production I.G.

The film is set in 2029 Japan, and follows¬†Motoko Kusanagi, a cyborg public-security agent, who hunts a mysterious hacker known as the Puppet Master. The narrative incorporates philosophical themes that focus on self-identity in a …” (Read the article in Wikipedia)

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