A satire about 21st-century geriatric health care, Roujin Z finds an elderly invalid reluctantly turned guinea pig to test Z-001, a computerized, life-support prototype. Responding to the man’s wishes, Z-001 evolves into an unstoppable robot.
This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
A decent early 90's anime that managed to score a U.S VHS release. The animation and plot may be dwarfed by Akira's but which anime isn't? Light hearted and exciting sequences make it worth seeking out for 90's anime completists.