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Akira (1988) is a Japanese animated cyberpunk action film directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, written by Otomo. The screenplay is based on Otomo's manga Akira, focusing mainly on the first half of the story. The film depicts a dystopian version of Tokyo in the year 2019, with cyberpunk tones.