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Metropolis

  • Release Date: Jan 25, 2002
  • Rated:
  • Runtime: 2 hr. 27 min.
  • Genres: Animated, Art House/Foreign, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • Director:Rintaro

Synopsis

Playing like a candy-colored hybrid of [[Performer~P98675~Fritz Lang~fritzlang]]'s film of the same name and [[Performer~P110579~Ridley Scott~ridleyscott]]'s [[Feature~V5994~Blade Runner~bladerunner]], [[Performer~P113914~Osamu Tezuka~osamutezuka]]'s Metropolis borrows its plot liberally from numerous legendary sci-fi sources (despite the fact that the original manga was released in 1945, certain cinematic aspects can't help but appearing overly familiar), all the while dazzling viewers on the same...more

Other Critics

4.0

75 out of 100 Metascore®

Generally favorable reviews

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