Access, holdings & availability
- Widescreen version.
- Troy, MI : Anchor Bay Entertainment, distributor, c2004.
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Shirow, Masamune -- Film adaptations.
Cyborgs -- Drama.
Computer hackers -- Drama.
Conspiracies -- Drama.
Motion pictures, Japanese.
- Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Science fiction films.
- In English or Japanese language soundtrack with English subtitles.
Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
- System details:
- : DVD - NTSC; Dolby digital surround.
- In a world caught in the grip of information overload, Major Kusanagi is an elite officer and heavily modified cybernetic agent. She is on the trail of a computer-criminal who turns people into human marionettes, controlled by computer. She discovers that his true identity lies at the center of a vast and lethal political conspiracy.
- Animation director, Toshihiko Nishikubo ; music Kenji Kawai.
- Based on the manga by Masamune Shirow.
Aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Japanese version originally produced as a motion picture in 1995 ; English dubbed version produced in 1998.
Special features include: The making of Ghost in the shell (30 min.) ; theatrical trailer ; complete movie production report.
- Oshii, Mamoru. , Director
Mizuo, Yoshimasa. , Producer
Itō, Kazunori, 1948- , Screenwriter
Shirow, Masamune. , Author
Kawai, Kenji, 1957-
Kōdansha. , Producer
Bandai Visual Corporation. , Producer
Manga Entertainment, Inc. , Producer
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. , Distributor
- Publisher no.:
M5529-2 WR03 Anchor Bay Entertanment