5.8/10
17,289
110 user 26 critic

Fullmetal Alchemist (2017)

Hagane no renkinjutsushi (original title)
Two alchemist brothers go on a quest for the Philosopher's Stone after an attempt to revive their dead mother goes horribly wrong.

Director:

Fumihiko Sori

Writers:

Hiromu Arakawa (manga), Fumihiko Sori (screenplay) | 4 more credits »
Reviews
Popularity
3,320 ( 651)

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Fullmetal Alchemist (2003–2004)
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

When a failed alchemical ritual leaves brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric with severely damaged bodies, they begin searching for the one thing that can save them; the fabled philosopher's stone.

Stars: Vic Mignogna, Aaron Dismuke, Romi Pak
Bleach (2018)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A Japanese teenager can see ghosts and sees a cute girl fighting an evil monster. He ends up with her reaper power and she as human in his high school class. He discovers a connection between his mom's death and these monsters.

Director: Shinsuke Sato
Stars: Sôta Fukushi, Hana Sugisaki, Ryô Yoshizawa
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In the lost holy land of Milos, the Elrics search for the truth behind an unknown form of alchemy. What secrets are hidden in Milos? Riddles must be solved and dangers faced before the truth can be found.

Director: Kazuya Murata
Stars: Vic Mignogna, Maxey Whitehead, Alexis Tipton
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Edward Elric, an alchemist from an alternate world, races to prevent the Thule Society from harnessing alchemy to wage war on his home.

Director: Seiji Mizushima
Stars: Vic Mignogna, Aaron Dismuke, Jason Liebrecht
The Bank (2001)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The Bank is a thriller about banking, corruption and alchemy.

Director: Robert Connolly
Stars: David Wenham, Anthony LaPaglia, Sibylla Budd
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

Two brothers search for a Philosopher's Stone after an attempt to revive their deceased mother goes awry and leaves them in damaged physical forms.

Stars: Iemasa Kayumi, Kent Williams, Muriel Hofmann
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In a small Japanese village, a young woman discovers the means for her revenge, while Gyaos birds are sighted around the world and humankind debates Gamera's allegiance.

Director: Shûsuke Kaneko
Stars: Shinobu Nakayama, Ai Maeda, Yukijirô Hotaru
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Ryôsuke Yamada ... Edward Elric
Tsubasa Honda ... Winry Rockbell
Dean Fujioka ... Roy Mustang
Ryûta Satô ... Maes Hughes
Misako Renbutsu ... Riza Hawkeye
Yô Ôizumi ... Shou Tucker
Kenjirô Ishimaru Kenjirô Ishimaru ... Cornello
Yasuko Matsuyuki ... Lust
Shinji Uchiyama Shinji Uchiyama ... Gluttony
Kanata Hongô ... Envy
Natsuna ... Maria Ross
Fumiyo Kohinata ... Hakuro
Natsuki Harada Natsuki Harada ... Gracia Hughes
Jun Kunimura ... Tim Marcoh
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mark Allen Jr. Mark Allen Jr. ... Gluttony (voice)
Edit

Storyline

The plot takes place at the beginning of the 20th century, in a reality where alchemy is real, extremely developed and respected. The plot features brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric who, after attempting the forbidden technique of human transmutation, suffer the consequences. Alphonse loses his entire body while Edward loses his left leg. Edward then sacrifices his right arm to save his brother's soul by attaching it to a metal suit of armor. Edward is then given mechanical prosthetics known as "automail" in place of his missing arm and leg. Upon acceptance into the State Alchemists, he is given the nickname "Fullmetal Alchemist", all while searching with Alphonse for the legendary philosopher's stone, that will repair their bodies. Written by Olivia Schreuder

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

1 December 2017 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Fullmetal Alchemist See more »

Filming Locations:

Volterra, Tuscany, Italy

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Ryôsuke Yamada carried out his own stunts during filming. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Edward Elric: [to his brother] promise I'll get our bodies back.
See more »

Connections

Featured in The Month in Movies: February 2018 (2018) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Suprised
18 August 2018 | by judy-a-h3See all my reviews

Started watching this film with low expectations and was suprised. As a fan of the anime, thought this adaptation was pretty good. Most anime to live action films have been terrible, but this one was alright. Glad they released this on Netflix and was happy to hear the English dub of this included the dub cast of the anime.


39 of 43 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 110 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed