The Iron Giant

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This film has a couple of uses of mild bad language

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The Iron Giant Rating: U 7+

4.1703 out of 5 2607 Votes (Members)
Duration
86 mins
Year
1999
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Bringing to life the much-loved story by British poet Ted Hughes, The Iron Giant takes place in a quiet American town in the 1960s. The tale begins when a young boy named Hogarth follows a trail of huge footprints leading from his house into the woods - and finds an iron giant from space! Instantly the two form a firm friendship, and when the army try and destroy this enormous visitor, Hogarth does everything he can to protect his giant pal. Beautifully animated, this is a film with lots of wit and a huge amount of heart.

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  • I loved this film!!! It's really funny and sad and tense all rolled into on

    Katherine (16)

Reviews

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  • Ben, 11

    2 out of 5
    By
    Ben, 11
    Date
    2014-11-17 13:39:36

    I didn't like this so much but was quiet in the room and was a happy good film over all OK

  • livvi, 10

    3 out of 5
    By
    livvi, 10
    Date
    2014-11-15 14:24:17

    i watched half of it but its still very good don't eat iron guys lol

  • Daisy, 10

    4 out of 5
    By
    Daisy, 10
    Date
    2014-11-15 08:17:06

    I thought the film was funny,but quit sad at the end,because The Iron Giant died.But all in all,I LOVED it!!!!

  • Grace, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Grace, 9
    Date
    2014-11-14 17:20:56

    I love the Iron Giant which is about a young boy who becomes friendly with an Iron giant that is from out of space. I love the part when the Giant eats metal as I thought this was very funny. I have even read the book but I think the film is better than the book. I think you should see the film.The Iron Giant because it isn't just good, not even great, but in fact it is AMAZING!. Come on, go and watch it as you will love it..

  • Renata, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Renata, 9
    Date
    2014-11-12 16:06:10

    it is a very funny film, at the end it seems sad but it is not (trust me) I think it is nice that the iron Giant learn to talk just by listening to the little boy .

  • Thomas, 11

    4 out of 5
    By
    Thomas, 11
    Date
    2014-11-12 16:05:48

    I'll give it five star because there was lots of action and lots of emotions. Also because the giant sometimes turnes into self diffence. I like the Iron Giant because it's a mix of amotions. Its quite sad when the iron giant gets killed by the bomb but it's quite emusing when dean gets flooded with water and washed into the middle of the road.

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