I was merely pointing out how they somtimes combine the bonus footage/extras time into the total running time so as to make the DVD seem as impressive as possible for the amount you're paying.
> Maybe the total running time on the DVD includes the running time of
> the bonus material.
But you don't necessarily have to watch the whole lot in one sitting.
> Akira it is then. It's ridiciously long though. Oh well :D
??? Two hours 4 minutes?
Metropolis is really good and well worth getting at some point, akira i watched to death.
Another point is that Akira is twice as long as Metropolis so you get more anime for your money ;)
But after reading the review for Metropolis I'm thinking about going out and buying it.
[URL]http://reviews.theotaku.com/view.php?action=retrieve&id=16[/URL] Metropolis review
[URL]http://reviews.theotaku.com/view.php?action=retrieve&id=7[/URL] Akira review
Akira first then once you have the cash go for Metropolis in my view.