Based on the classic comic created by revered manga artist and animator Osamu Tezuka (Astroboy), written by anime legend Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira) and directed by Rintaro (Galaxy Express 999), Metropolis is a spectacular film featuring stunning imagery and unforgettable characters.
In the industrial, tri-level world of Metropolis, Duke Red is a powerful leader with plans to unveil a highly advanced robot named Tima. But Duke Reds violent son Rock distrusts robots and intends to find and destroy Tima. Lost in the confusing labyrinth beneath Metropolis, Tima is beginning a friendship with the young nephew of a Japanese detective. But when Duke Red separates the two innocents, Timas life and the fate of the universe is dangerously at stake.
DUAL FORMAT SPECIAL FEATURES:
- High-definition presentation
- Japanese and English DTS-HD Master Audio soundtracks on the Blu-ray
- Optional English Subtitles | The Making of Osamu Tezuka Metropolis a documentary on the film production
- Interviews with the films creators
- Multi-angle animation comparisons
- Original Trailer
- Standard Dual Format edition to feature reversible sleeve