Running time: 90
Distributor: ADV Films
Release date: 2002-04-23
Pre date: 2002-03-26
Suggested retail price: $29.98
Age rating: R
Directed by Hirotsugu Kawasaki and supervised by Katsuhiro Otomo, the legendary creator behind the cinematic masterpiece Akira! Spriggan is based on the comic Striker by Chu Takasige and Ryoji Minagawa, which originally appeared in the Japanese monthly magazine, Shonen Sunday.
At the top of the world, the ancient artifact known as Noah's Ark has been uncovered. Buried and forgotten since before the birth of history, it holds the potential to elevate its holder to the status of a god... or to wipe mankind from the face of the Earth in a second!
Now, a desperate battle erupts across the planet as two secret organizations race to recover the lost artifact - one seeks to destroy it, and the other wants enslave the human race! Monstrous half-human cyborgs face off against Earth's ultimate defenders, the secret organization known as ARCAM and their elite agents, the Spriggan, in an epic duel with the future of our species as the prize!
DVD Features: 5.1 Dolby Surround Audio, audio commentary with the English ADR director Matt Greenfield, production sketches, and previews.
Spoken Languages: English, Japanese, English subtitles.
(added on 2002-03-04, modified on 2002-03-04)
- Reviewed by Christopher Macdonald (January 1, 1970)
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