News Wired counts Akira among top 20 Sci-Fi Films
posted on 2002-05-22 12:43 EDT
The recent issue of Wired Magazine ranked Akira in 19th spot in their list of the all time greatest science fiction films. According to Anime News Service, "Their criteria, along with the fanboy basics, were to rank the films by their attendant adrenaline buzz, their vision of the future they envisioned, and the precision of their science in their fiction."
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