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Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos Reviews

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Tom Russo
Boston Globe
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Soporific exposition culminates in a visually chaotic final act that makes "Tintin'' look downright restrained.

Full Review Source: Boston Globe | Original Score: 2/4

January 19, 2012
Jeff Shannon
Seattle Times
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At some point you have to ask: When are fantasy fans going to tire of heroes and villains throwing bolts of energy at each other? Give it a rest already!

Full Review Source: Seattle Times | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 19, 2012
Kalvin Henely
Slant Magazine

The Sacred Star of Milos manages to be an entertaining and faithful expansion on the original material while being inconsequential to it.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 18, 2012
David Lewis
San Francisco Chronicle
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This is a very intelligent, well-plotted story - and my hunch is that we have not seen the last of our heroes.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

January 19, 2012
Maddy Myers
Boston Phoenix

This is a gripping mystery in its own right, and even retains the original Japanese voice actors (with subtitles).

Full Review Source: Boston Phoenix | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 17, 2012
Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Exhilarating, intelligent and compelling with plenty of surprises and dazzling animation.

Full Review Source: NYC Movie Guru | Original Score: 8.75/10

January 20, 2012
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Common Sense Media

The movie is gorgeously animated and has many powerful images and ideas.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 3/5

January 30, 2012
Andy Webster
New York Times
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The widescreen canvas is an improvement over television's limited expanse. But if you're not among the indoctrinated, don't bother.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3/5

January 19, 2012
Brian Miller
Village Voice
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It's silly and excessive, but Fullmetal Alchemist occasionally strikes a note of adolescent truth, as when Ed wishes for "some way to get our bodies back."

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 17, 2012
Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times
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Fans, go be with your people. Others, approach cautiously.

Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times | Original Score: 3/5

January 20, 2012
Richard Kuipers
Variety
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Pic upholds the series' trademark use of pacey action and well-defined characters struggling against oppression and seeking answers to spiritual questions.

Full Review Source: Variety

December 21, 2011
Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald
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Like a lot of anime, the movie remains entertaining even when you have no idea what's going on.

Full Review Source: Miami Herald | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 19, 2012
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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The incomprehensible back story didn't dim my enjoyment much. The movie is a crackerjack audio-visual thrill ride.

Full Review Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Original Score: 3/4

January 23, 2012

New York Times
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