Akira

This post is inspired by a discussion that took place a few minutes ago as my friends and I decided how we would watch what can be considered one of the most influential anime films ever. As most of you can guess this film is of course Akira which has been in my small collection of DVD's for years. Akira came out in 1988 and was for many the first introduction to anime and for those who were already immersed in the world of anime it was a revelation of what it could be. However as it is Japanese there are two options when it comes to watching it which are to watch it as intended or to watch it dubbed. This post concerns all foreign films and not just Japanese Anime and can even be flipped around concerning how ...