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Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie (2015)

Kôkaku Kidôtai (original title)
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Newport-City 2029: Major, an advanced female cyborg, is in charge of the anti-terrorism etc. unit reporting directly to the government. Taking out terrorists and freeing hostages at an embassy doesn't go smoothly. Major investigates why.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Maaya Sakamoto ... Motoko Kusanagi (voice)
Ken'ichirô Matsuda Ken'ichirô Matsuda ... Batou (voice)
Ikkyu Juku Ikkyu Juku ... Daisuke Aramaki (voice)
Kazuya Nakai Kazuya Nakai ... Borma (voice)
Kenji Nojima Kenji Nojima ... Tsumugi (voice)
Mayumi Asano Mayumi Asano ... Kurutsu (voice)
Megumi Han Megumi Han ... Chris (voice)
Miyuki Sawashiro ... Logicoma (voice)
Mugihito Mugihito ... Robert Lee (voice)
Naoto Naoto ... Osamu Fujimoto (voice)
Shunsuke Sakuya Shunsuke Sakuya ... Ishikawa (voice)
Takurou Nakakuni Takurou Nakakuni ... Saito (voice)
Tarusuke Shingaki Tarusuke Shingaki ... Togusa (voice)
Yôji Ueda Yôji Ueda ... Paz (voice)
Atsushi Miyauchi Atsushi Miyauchi ... (voice)
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In the year 2027, a year following the end of the non-nuclear World War IV, a bomb has gone off in Newport City, killing a major arms dealer who may have ties with the mysterious 501 Organization. Public Security official Daisuke Aramaki hires full-body cyber prosthesis user and hacker extraordinaire, Motoko Kusanagi, to investigate.

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The definitive cyber-punk series returns to the big screen.


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Release Date:

10 November 2015 (USA) See more »

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$101,203
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Follows Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Anata wo Tamotsu Mono
Performed by Maaya Sakamoto
Composed by Keigo Oyamada (as Cornelius)
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as mysterious as the others
19 November 2018 | by jawneyflorosSee all my reviews

Review: I really enjoyed this movie because it is a fresh take on the classic ghost in the shell concept. The direction and screenplay are both really good. Both the casting and acting are really good also. All in all I would give this five out of a possible five stars.


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