In the near future, Major Motoko Kusanagi (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible terrorist attack, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds and control them, Major Kusanagi is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major Kusanagi discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen. She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others. Based on the internationally acclaimed Japanese Manga, "The Ghost in the Shell".

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Ghost in the Shell (2017)

PG-13

Action/Crime/Suspense/Thriller/Science-Fiction · 1h 47m · 3/31/2017

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Born to lead. Built to fight.

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In the near future, Major Motoko Kusanagi (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible terrorist attack, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds and control them, Major Kusanagi is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major Kusanagi discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen. She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others. Based on the internationally acclaimed Japanese Manga, "The Ghost in the Shell".

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures, Reliance Entertainment, Amblin Partners, Arad Productions, Grosvenor Park Productions, Seaside Entertainment, Steven Paul Production

Budget

$110,000,000

Revenue

$169,800,000
Part Of
Cast
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Scarlett Johansson

Major
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Allan Henry

Section Six Soldier
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Takeshi Kitano

Aramaki (as 'Beat' Takeshi Kitano)
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Juliette Binoche

Dr. Ouelet
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Michael Pitt

Kuze (as Michael Carmen Pitt)
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Chin Han

Togusa
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Danusia Samal

Ladriya
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Lasarus Ratuere

Ishikawa
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Yutaka Izumihara

Saito
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Tawanda Manyimo

Borma
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Peter Ferdinando

Cutter
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Rila Fukushima

Red Robed Geisha
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Chris Obi

Ambassador
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Adwoa Aboah

Lia
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Andrew Morris

Hideo
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Bowie Wing Wai Chan

Yakuza
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Kaori Yamamoto

Motoko
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Kaori Momoi

Hairi
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John Luafutu

Barkeep
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Xavier Horan

Section Six Soldier
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Pete Teo

Tony
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Joseph Naufahu

Police Commander Johns (as Joe Naufahu)
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Natarsha Orsman

Ouelet's Assistant
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Makoto Murata

Yakuza Gunman
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Ran Wei

The Assistant (uncredited)
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Michael Wincott

Dr. Osmond (uncredited)
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Anamaria Marinca

Dr. Dahlin
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Daniel Henshall

Skinny Man
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Mana Hira Davis

Bearded Man (as Mana Davis)
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Erroll Anderson

Hanka Security Agent
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Kai Fung Rieck

Diamond Face
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Pilou Asbæk

Batou
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Kirt Kishita

Street Hustler
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Jordan Rivers

The Monk (uncredited)
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Sebastian Mok

Police Officer (uncredited)
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Kate Venables

Geisha
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Emma Coppersmith

Geisha
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Tanya Drewery

Geisha
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Hannah Tasker-Poland

Geisha
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Jacqueline Lee Geurts

Geisha (as Jacqueline Geurts)
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Shinji Ikefuji

Kinsana
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Kayla Bechor

Girl with News (uncredited)
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Lucy Beeler

Aramaki's Assistant #1 (uncredited)
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Vinnie Bennett

Rookie Cop
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Julian Gaertner

Sniper (uncredited)
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Alex Ishikawa

Yakuza Bar Madam (uncredited)
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Matthew Jeng

Hotel Yakuza Gunman (uncredited)
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Philippe Joly

Section Six Soldier (uncredited)
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Jack Machiela

Data Host (uncredited)
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Romain Mathelart

Man at the Bar (uncredited)
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Greg McColl

Riot Police Officer (uncredited)
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Andrew Stehlin

No Pupils
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Andrew Ng

Senior Monk (uncredited)
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Tony Shaw

Data Host (uncredited)
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David Johnson Wood

Section Six Leader
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Wilson Sze

Yakuza Gangster (uncredited)
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Tricky

Senior Monk (uncredited)
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Oliver Heinrich

Data Host (uncredited)
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Semiquaver Iafeta

Yakuza Nightclub Bouncer (uncredited)
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Patrice Poujol

Section Six Sniper (uncredited)
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Matthias Luafutu

Thick Built Yakuza
Crew
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Rupert Sanders

Director
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Shirow Masamune

Writer
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Jamie Moss

Writer
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William Wheeler

Writer
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Ehren Kruger

Writer
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Clint Mansell

Sound
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Avi Arad

Producer
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

7/25/2017

$9.99

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray, SteelBook)

3/6/2018

$11.59 -$1.40 (11%)

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(4K Ultra HD, SteelBook)

7/25/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

7/25/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost In The Shell

(4K Ultra HD, Keep Case (HD, Low))

7/25/2017

$23.73 -$2.26 (9%)

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(DVD)

9/21/2020

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray)

7/25/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

7/25/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(4K Ultra HD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(Blu-ray, SteelBook)

7/25/2017

Disc Title Front Cover

Ghost in the Shell

(DVD)

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