Kido keisatsu patoreba: The Movie 2 (1993)

Japan, 1993
107m
35mm film, colour

A Japanese animated science fiction film directed by Mamoru Oshii.

Plot Summary

Three years after the events of the first film, a United Nations construction team in South East Asia marks the beginning of a new terrorist campaign and the Special Vehicle Division faces being taken over by the military.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Mamoru Oshii
Sequence Director: Toshihiko Nishikubo
© 1993 Headgear/Bandai Visual/TFC/Production I.G
Bandai Visual, Production I.G., Tohokushinsha Film Corporation
Planning: Headgear
Executive Producers: Makoto Yamashina, Toru Uemura
Produced by: Mitsuhisa Ishikawa, Shin Unozawa, Tsuyoshi Hamawatari
Written by: Kazunori Ito
Concept: Masami Yuuki
Animation Director: Kazuchika Kise
Animation: Ashi Productions, FAI International, Production I.G Niigata, Production I.G, Studio Egg, Studio Mark, Studio Takuranke, Studio Wombat
CGI Director: Seichi Tanaka
CGI: Omnibus Japan
Director of Photography: Akihiko Takahashi
Editors: Shuichi Kakesu, Yasue Funami, Yoshiyuki Wada
Music by: Kenji Kawai
Sound Recording: Naoko Asari
Special Effects: Masahiro Murakami, Noriyuki Ohta
Character Designers: Akemi Takada, Masami Yuuki
Mechanical Designer: Mechanical Designers: Hajime Katoki, Shoji Kawamori

Voices
Jinpachi Nezu (Yukihito Tsuge)
Ryunosuke Ohbayashi (Kiichi Gotoh)
Yoshiko Sakakibara (Shinobu Nagumo)
Daisuke Gouri (Hiromi Yamazaki)
Issei Futamata (Mikiyasu Shinshi)
Michihiro Ikemizu (Isao Ohta)
Mina Tominaga (Noa Izumi)
Naoto Takenaka (Shigeki Arakawa)
Osamu Saka (Seitaro Sakaki)
Shigeru Chiba (Shigeo Shiba)
Tomomichi Nishimura (Detective Matsui)
Toshio Furukawa (Asuma Shinohara)
Fumihiko Tachiki (Buchiyama)
Ryuji Nakagi (Sakuma)
Shinobu Adachi (Tamiko Shinshi)

Alternative Titles

Mobile Police Patlabor 2 the Movie
Patlabor 2: La película
– Spanish title
Patlabor 2: O Filme – Portuguese title
Patlabor 2: The Movie
Patlabor the Movie 2

Sequel to
Kidô keisatsu patorebâ: The Movie (1989)

Sequel
Patlabor WXIII (2002)

References

Periodicals

  • Sight & Sound vol.13 no.8 (August 2003) p.70 – review (Home movies: close-up: headgear for heroes by Andrew Osmond)

Books

  • Horror and Science Fiction Films IV by Donald C. Willis p.379