Opening

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AppurushÓdo (Appleseed) Reviews

J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader
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The stock characters and leaden stretches of expository dialogue are welcome evidence that there's still no computer program capable of telling a decent story.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

April 25, 2007
Maitland McDonagh
Time Out New York
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Shut your brain down for optimal viewing pleasure.

Full Review Source: Time Out New York

February 9, 2006
Tasha Robinson
AV Club
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It's busy, stiff, artificial graphics are a perfect match for its busy, stiff, artificial plot.

Full Review Source: AV Club

September 26, 2005
Leslie Felperin
Variety
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Newbie viewers will be left twiddling their thumbs while waiting for Deunen's next bout of butt-kicking action sequences.

Full Review Source: Variety

January 25, 2005
G. Allen Johnson
San Francisco Chronicle
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Yes, it looks good, but it doesn't come close to exploring the grand themes it has in mind, or to ascending anywhere near the landmarks of anime.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 1/4

January 14, 2005
Lisa Rose
Newark Star-Ledger
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A cross-pollination of eye-popping combat and provocative ideas.

Full Review Source: Newark Star-Ledger | Original Score: 3/4

January 14, 2005
V.A. Musetto
New York Post
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The action scenes might grab you, but there's a lot of talky downtime.

| Original Score: 1.5/4

January 14, 2005
Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News
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Though Appleseed has its selling points, it's not an especially strong entry in the genre, despite the presence of so many pneumatic heroines.

Full Review Source: New York Daily News | Original Score: 2/4

January 14, 2005
Peter Debruge
Miami Herald
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This long-overdue big-screen adaptation makes it hard to tell what was so revolutionary about the series.

Full Review Source: Miami Herald | Original Score: 1/4

January 14, 2005
Kevin Thomas
Los Angeles Times
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Dazzling visually but is flattened by corny dialogue better suited to the 1936 Flash Gordon serial, a needlessly hard to follow plot and heavy-handed exposition clotted with pseudo-scientific mumbo jumbo.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 2/5

January 13, 2005
A.O. Scott
New York Times
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Has a plot that frolics in the no-man's land between fiendish complexity and utter incomprehensibility.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 2/5

January 13, 2005
Richard James Havis
Hollywood Reporter
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Despite swaths of verbal exposition and a tendency to overdose on robot action sequences, the film has enough originality to interest demanding fans of the genre.

January 13, 2005
Carrie Rickey
Philadelphia Inquirer
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The bizarre gulf between the realism of the backgrounds and the stylization of the characters undermines a story line about a conspiracy to rid Utopia of 'bio-roids.'

| Original Score: 2/4

January 13, 2005
John Anderson
Newsday
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The spectacle of the Appleseed anime characters performing Matrix gymnastics proves to be less than awe-inspiring.

Full Review Source: Newsday | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 13, 2005
Robert K. Elder
Chicago Tribune
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In the clash of 2-D and 3-D images, Appleseed emerges as the cracked-voiced, pasty-faced example of computer animation's clumsy adolescence.

Full Review Source: Chicago Tribune | Original Score: 2/4

January 13, 2005
David Chute
L.A. Weekly
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The supposedly human face of our metal-plated robocop's partner -- the inevitable curvy female in a leather jump suit -- is an inexpressive, glossy doll mask, untouched by human hands.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

January 12, 2005
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
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Even in a cartoon this technically astounding, most of the characters appear to have sprung from the DNA of Astro Boy.

Full Review Source: Entertainment Weekly | Original Score: C

January 12, 2005
J. Hoberman
Village Voice
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For all the movie's impressive figure and facial modeling, as well as the superfluid humanoid motion, any depth is purely an illusion.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 11, 2005
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