Classic anime Ghost in the Shell arrives in a Limited Edition Blu-ray Steelbook on March 14th
With the release of the deluxe live action Scarlett Johansson-starring version of the classic Masamune Shirow manga Ghost in the Shell on the horizon, Lionsgate will be releasing a lush Limited Edition Steelbook Blu-ray of the original anime feature film on March 14th, complete with gorgeous Mondo artwork front and center. We have three copies of this pretty release of this classic film to give away. Scroll down for details…
Mamoru Oshii’s mesmerizing and violent Japanese classic tells the take of a female cybernetic government agent, Major Motoko Kusanagi, and the Internal Bureau of Investigations are hot on the trail of “The Puppet Master,” a mysterious and threatening computer virus capable of infiltrating human hosts. Together, with her fellow agents from Section 9, they embark on a high-tech race against time to capture the omnipresent entity. The original Ghost in the Shell took the world by storm in the mid-’90s, exhibiting a new dimension of anime with unprecedented cinematic expression. Seamlessly merging traditional animation with the latest computer graphic imagery, this stunning sci-fi spectacle challenged the boundaries of mainstream animation with detailed artistic expression and a uniquely intelligent story line.
To win a copy of the Ghost in the Shell Limited Edition Blu-ray and Digital HD Steelbook (which streets March 14th) email [email protected] with the words SHELL SHOCK! in the subject line. Winners will be chosen at random. Good luck!