Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis (1988)

Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis is a Japanese live-action science fiction movie directed by Akio Jissoji and based on a 1971 literary epic by Hiroshi Aramata with character design by H.R. Geiger. It was released by Toho in Japan on January 30, 1988.

In the movie, a demonic psychic named Kato uses his powers in an attempt to resurrect an ancient evil soul which has haunted Tokyo for over 1,000 years in an attempt to rain destruction down upon the city.

The soul belongs to a man named Masakado who was executed for his crimes against humanity, and it’s up to his pure-hearted descendent Keiko to top Kato before the ritual is completed.

Movie info

Original title
Transliterated title
Teito Monogatari
Release date
January 30, 1988
  • Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis - US DVD

    Region 1 NTSC DVD (English subtitles)

    Label: Section 23 (US)
    Out: Feb 17, 2009
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Featured Cast

Shintaro Katsu Shintaro Katsu Eichi Shibusawa
Kyusaku Shimada Kyusaku Shimada Yasunori Kato
Mieko Harada Mieko Harada Keiko Tatsumiya
No photo available Junichi Ishida Yoichiro Tatsumiya
No photo available Tamasaburo Bando Kyoka Izumi
No photo available Haruka Sugata Yukari Tatsumiya
No photo available Sanshi Katsura Shigemaru Kuroda
Shiro Sano Shiro Sano Junichi Narumi
Mikijiro Hira Mikijiro Hira Yasumasa Hirai
No photo available Koji Takahashi Rohan Koda
Ko Nishimura Ko Nishimura Makoto Nishimura
Hideji Otaki Hideji Otaki Masayuki Orida
No photo available Shogo Shimada Arata Mekata
Hisashi Igawa Hisashi Igawa Ryokichi Tagami
jo-shishido Jo Shishido Tokuji Hayakawa
Katsuo Nakamura Katsuo Nakamura Ogai Mori
No photo available Kiriko Shimizu Woman at pool
Minori Terada Minori Terada Masatoshi Okochi
Toru Minegishi Toru Minegishi Kudo
No photo available Ai Yasunaga Azusa Nishimura
No photo available Ken Teraizumi Torahiko Terada


  • Trailer (Japanese)

    Added 6 years ago


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