The Iron Giant

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The Iron Giant Rating: U 7+

4.1337 out of 5 2789 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)

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  • Aneira, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Aneira, 9
    Date
    2015-06-17 16:36:29

    I loved the film because the Iron giant is so big it would crush your house but he is so fun if I could I would meet him i person and take him home .

    I wish I could meet Hogarth to he is so small compared to the Iron giant he is so nice and friendly to he also is helpful and fun together they are amazingly awesome I wish I knew someone like the Iron giant I love this film as much as my family I love it love it love it Its the best film ever!
    I cant think how scared Hogarth was when he first met him.

  • Alexisis, 8

    1 out of 5
    By
    Alexisis, 8
    Date
    2015-06-17 16:35:55

    i like it because it is fab i watched it a lot the ferst time i watched it I thought it was really good. My favourite character was the iron giant.

  • Gracie, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Gracie, 8
    Date
    2015-06-17 16:33:20

    I loved the 86 min film of Iron giant I liked the way he was kind and saved everyone The iron giant is mostly everyone;s favorate charictor. My funny part is when he sits on the mettal junk and eats metal greedily.

  • Sophie, 11

    5 out of 5
    By
    Sophie, 11
    Date
    2015-06-17 16:23:26

    This is such a good movie because it is all about a boy whose mam has to work nights and leaves her son Hogarth at home alone. He goes outside to the woods and finds a giant made out of iron and calls him the iron giant.The army think that the iron giant is dangerous and tries to kill it. A governor comes to stay at a spare room in their house and tries to find out if Hogarth has anything to do with the iron giant. Stupidly, the governor accidently sets off a missal into the sky when he tried to kill the giant.Bravely, the iron giant flies up into the sky and saves all of the people who live in the town. The army found the last remaining the window and goes to another country. Then all off the other pieces fly to the giant and then right at the end his head pops up out of the white, shiny, sparkling snow. HE IS ALIVE!
    I absolutely love this movie because it is so sweet and sad at the same time!
    I think you should be 5 and up to watch this film.
    ENJOY!

  • Lydia, 10

    5 out of 5
    By
    Lydia, 10
    Date
    2015-06-17 16:23:11

    I liked this movie because of the giant, he is very funny and if you look at him he looks scary but his is nice. I loved the ending and I also loved how he eats metal as an iron giant. I loved the way he is not a gun(not mean).

  • Patience, 11

    5 out of 5
    By
    Patience, 11
    Date
    2015-06-17 16:20:14

    I think it is a very dramatic film and I gave it a five star so far.It is full of excitement because of the good quality in this out of this world film. No one knows where this strange iron beast came from but as you know he will eat anything metal.

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