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Rated: 18+ (R)19882h 4mOn: Free Services Hulu Tags: Military Dystopia Apocalypse Country: Japan

A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only two teenagers and a group of psychics can stop.Akira featuring Mitsuo Iwata and Nozomu Sasaki is streaming with subscription on Hulu, free on Tubi, available for rent or purchase on VUDU, and 2 others. It's an action & adventure and animation movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 89% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (149,258 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Tubi).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (Vudu, PlayStation Store & FandangoNOW).

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#7 Ranked in Anime Movies

Akira has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 89% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (149,258 votes). The movie is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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