In 2001, animated sci-fi film, Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within, arrived in cinemas. The film, based on the Final Fantasy video game series, told the story of a group of scientists who attempt to save a post-apocalyptic Earth from an alien race.
Despite positive comments about its realistic animation, which utilised (at the time) state-of-the-art photorealism, Final Fantasy was not a hit with critics. The film also bombed at the box office, and failed to make back its budget.
Yet despite Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within’s failures on the big screen, further Final Fantasy movies followed. But how many Final Fantasy movies are there?
For all the details and more, keep reading.
The Final Fantasy movies in order
To date there are four entries in the Final Fantasy movie series:
- Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
- Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005)
- Last Order: Final Fantasy VII (2005) – Short movie
- Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV (2016)
Who are the cast of the Final Fantasy movies?
Notable cast members in the Final Fantasy movie series include Ming-Na Wen, Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Donald Sutherland, Ving Rhames, Steve Buscemi, Steve Burton, Rachael Leigh Cook, Mena Suvari, Kenichi Suzumura, Takahiro Sakurai, Toshiyuki Morikawa, Ayumi Ito, Aaron Paul, Lena Headey, and Sean Bean.
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