Ghost in the Shell: Arise The New Movie DVD

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About Ghost in the Shell: Arise The New Movie DVD

Ghost in the Shell: Arise is set in a futuristic Japan after the end of a brutal world war, science has advanced by leaps and bounds giving humanity the choice to prolong life and reduce suffering with the use of sophisticated cybernetics. With all of humanity linked into one system of minds and personalities known as ghosts, the biggest threat to civilization is the cyber terrorists capable of hijacking people’s bodies and memories.

When a ghost-infecting virus known as Fire-Starter begins spreading through the system resulting in the assassination of the Japanese Prime Minister, Major Motoko Kusanagi and her elite team of special operatives are called in to track down its source. As they delve deeper and deeper into their investigation, they uncover traces of government corruption and a shadowy broker that bears an all-too-familiar face.

When your target can be anywhere and look like anyone, the only choice you have is to trust your ghost, and hope you aren’t infected too.

Special Features: Ultraviolet Digital Copy, Inside the World of Ghost in the Shell Part 2, Special: “Arise Explained in 25 Minutes” (Extended Director’s Cut), Special: “25 Years Reviewed in 25 Minutes” (Extended Director’s Cut), Promo Video, Teaser, Trailers

Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English Subtitles

Details

  • Publisher: FUNIMATION
  • Media: DVD
  • Spoken Language: English, Japanese
  • Subtitle Language: English
  • Genre: Action, Mystery, Science Fiction
  • Age Rating: 14+
  • Run Time: 100
  • Release Date: 4/5/2016
  • Dimensional Weight: 0.5
  • Region Code: 1

Ratings & Reviews

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Ghost in the shell

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I watch the arise series and I thought this movie was going to be great and it was better than even I thought it was going to be.

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I have always been a huge GitS fan, so I was a little disappointed when they rewrote GitS for the Arise series. I always thought The Major was the sexiest woman in anime, but the characterization of her in Arise missed the mark, as well as most of the other "new" characters. But the new movie improved in this respect to the point where I hope we see more of this story cycle. If you didn't grow up on GitS as I did, I'm certain you'll enjoy all of the Arise series. If you did, and especially if you have all of the original TV series and movies, you'll want to add this to your collection. And I think you will grow to enjoy it as I have.