A special character from the series died two months prior to the events in this movie.
Eckhart: When I look at you, I see a beast. That is why... I can take your life.
Al: Alchemy can give us all sorts of abilities... This is one of mine.
Envy: Still just a puppet... aren't you, pipsqueak?
Ed: And Mistake Number Two: That young and promising State Alchemist you were looking for... is me.
Wrath: He's one of the seven like me... A monster!
Mustang: Way to bring your trouble home with you, Fullmetal! Really nice...
Ed: Huh, Smart remarks already? Nice patch, by the way; though it should've covered your mouth, too.
Mustang: Sorry, Lieutenant... Only room for one!
Hawkeye: You liar! Come back!
Alphonse Heiderich: You say this world's not yours, well it is mine and I want to leave proof that I lived in it!
Ed: Let's go! This whole castle's about to explode.
Ed: Because I don't like it. I've made some adjustments to the steam tanks.
The opening theme for the movie is "Link" by L'Arc~en~Ciel and the ending is "Lost Heaven" also by L'Arc~en~Ciel.
While the TV Series aired on the AdultSwim block on Cartoon Network, the movie made its US debut on another cable network: Starz Edge.
Hitler's Mein Kampf:
The events of this movie take place right before Adolf Hitler is sent to jail for his failed attempt at overthrowing the leader of Germany. Landsberg Prison is where he writes his famous book, Mein Kampf.