Film Roar 28 – Akira Re-Release in IMAX

Neo-Tokyo is about to IMAX.

Film Roar Akira

Hosted by Iain Boulton and Christian R. Allan, the Bunkazilla Film Roar takes a monstrous chunk out of all the movie news and review the very latest movie reviews – with the odd recent release thrown in for good measure. New episodes arrive weekly on the Bunkazilla website and through all good podcasting platforms. 

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What happens in this episode?

Welcome to the first bite-size movie review video from Film Roar, Bunkazilla UK’s movie focused podcast. It’s the show where Iain Boulton and Christian R. Allan digest the latest movie releases across the cinematic spectrum.

After a brief update on what to expect from Film Roar moving forward, the cinematic duo review Manga Entertainment’s recent re-release of 1988’s Akira into cinemas with a brand new 4K restoration and – for select venues – an IMAX version as well. How does the granddaddy of anime movies hold up over 30 years later? Find out what the Film Roar verdict is…

Episode Chapters (YouTube Version)

  • 00:00:00 – Intro
  • 00:02:15 – What’s going on with Film Roar?
  • 00:06:00 – Akira Review

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Interested in the film we’ve covered?

While Akira is still showing in select cinemas at the time of this podcast release, you can also pre-order the 4K release of the film on UHD – arriving 30th of November. If you’re interested in picking up a copy, click the picture below to order yours from Zavvi today.

Akira 4K UHD set

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About Iain Boulton 129 Articles
Station and Website Manager of Bunkazilla UK. Interests: Movies, Anime, WWE, Video Games

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