New Official Main Trailer Released For The Live-Action Adaptation of FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST
Warner Bros. has released a new official main trailer for the live-action adaptation of the hit anime Fullmetal Alchemist. The trailer features a good amount of cool new footage and has an English translation so you actually know what's being said.
The movie actually looks like a lot of fun. After a good amount of footage was screened at Anime Expo 2017, a lot of fans of the anime were saying they loved what they saw and that the film is actually going to be really good! Here are some of those reactions:
I saw footage for the Fullmetal Alchemist live action movie, and it looks amazing!— Kenny Lam (@KennyLam89) July 3, 2017
That sounds like a film worth looking forward to! Here's the synopsis for the film, and I hope you enjoy the trailer!
The plot takes place at the beginning of the 20th century, in a reality where alchemy (ancient esoteric science that sought the transmutation of matter) 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. He then sacrifices his right arm to keep his brother's soul trapped within a metal suit of armor. Using mechanical prosthetics known as "automail",he‘s given the nickname "Fullmetal Alchemist", all while in search for the legendary philosopher's stone that will repair their bodies.
The movie was directed by Fumihiko Sori, and it hits theaters in Japan on December 1st. It will make it's U.S. premiere on November 19th at Anime NYC.