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R| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
A veteran detective (Katsuhiko Watabiki) and his young partner link the destruction of robots to a sea monster.

Cast: Katsuhiko Watabiki , Atsuko Tanaka , Ryunosuke Obayashi , Mina Tominaga , Toshio Furukawa , Shigeru Chiba , Issei Futamata , Daisuke Gori

Director: Fumihiko Takayama

Genres: Science fiction, Thriller, Anime

WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3 (2002)

Release Date: January 1st, 2002|1 hr. 42 min.

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  • Follows the Japanese tradition of humanizing movie monsters, this time in a rather disturbing way. show more

  • The full title of this animé import is WXIII (Patlabor the Movie 3), and if you think the name's confusing, you may want to spare yourself the work of figuring out the film itself. show more

  • While sci-fi conceits still permeate the plot (alien DNA, rogue scientists), attention to personal detail float world-weary, superbly-drawn protagonists in a rare movie-a character-driven animated film. show more

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