Ghost in the Shell
Country of Origin: Japan
Production year: 1995
Director: Mamoru Oshii
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 780063-552929
Running time: 1:23 (83 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: April 01, 1998
Collection type: Owned (#668)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 08, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 7 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Mamoru Oshii's futuristic animated masterpiece, Ghost in the Shell, is the perfect film to experience on Digital Video Disk. Seamlessly merging traditional cel animation with the latest computer graphic imagery, this stunning sci-fi spectacle has broken boundries of mainstream animation with its detailed direction and uniquely intelligent story.

Ghost in the Shell took the world by storm in 1996, introducing a new wave of Japanese animation through its mesmerizing cinematic expression. A movie that questions our own human existence in the fast-paced world of the information age, this remarkable, award-winning, cyber-tech thriller has gone on to become one of the leading Japanese animation films of all time.
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Suspense/Thriller
Anime
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Kodansha
 • Bandai Visual
 • Manga Entertainment
Media Companies:
 • Manga Entertainment
 • PolyGram Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
Japanese  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Closed Captioned
 • Booklet
Crew
Direction
Mamoru Oshii....Director
Writing
Shirow Masamune....Original Material By
Kazunori Ito....Screenwriter
Production
Yoshimasa Mizuo....Producer
Ken Matsumoto....Producer
Ken Iyadomi....Producer
Mitsuhisa Ishikawa....Producer
Teruo Miyahara....Executive Producer
Shigeru Watanabe....Executive Producer
Andy Frain....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Hisao Shirai....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Shuichi Kakesu....Film Editor
Music
Kenji Kawai....Composer
Kenji Kawai....Song Writer
Pong Chack Man....Song Writer
Sound
Kazuhiro Wakabayashi....Sound
Shuuji Inoue....Sound
Art
Hiromasa Ogura....Art Director
Riku Murakami....Visual Effects
Takashi Watabe....Production Designer
Cast
Richard George....Bateau (voice)
Mimi Woods....Kusanagi (voice)
William Frederick....Aramaki (voice)
Abe Lasser....Puppet Master (voice)
Christopher Joyce....Togusa (voice)
Michael Sorich....Ishikawa (voice)
Ben Isaacson....Nakamura (voice)
Hank Smith....Minister (voice)
Steve Davis....Diplomat (voice)
Phil Williams....Willis (voice)
David Conrad...."Bad Guy" (voice)
George Celik...."Old Man" (voice)
Tom Carlton....Garbage Collector A (voice)
Doug Stone....Garbage Collector B (voice)
Steve Bulen....Coroner (voice)
Additional Voices
Joe Michaels.... (voice)
Roger Canfield.... (voice)
Lia Sargent.... (voice)
Toni Burke.... (voice)
Sam Sheffer.... (voice)
Dorothy Gabriel.... (voice)
Joan Mason.... (voice)
Ben Parks.... (voice)
Donald Salin.... (voice)
Amy Wong.... (voice)
Leo Gray.... (voice)
S J Charvin.... (voice)
Michael Porter.... (voice)
Scott Prensor.... (voice)
Meg Hamilton.... (voice)
Stephen Platt.... (voice)
Gilbert Navarro.... (voice)
Murray Williams.... (voice)
Gina Connell.... (voice)
Gloria Oldman.... (voice)