Akira, Tekkon Kinkreet Recommendations
-Both films take place in a bleak dystopian rendition of Tokyo, in which the police are powerless, and which has fallen into the hands of gangs.
-Both stories follow groups of orphaned child gangsters, fighting for dominance over their cities from rival Yakuza groups. Each with a strong, pre-developed leader; and a headstrong ward whom he loves and protects, often from themselves.
-Both stories contain a greater plot, which forces the young gangsters to fight for the future of their beloved cities.