The Iron Giant

This film has a couple of uses of mild bad language

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The Iron Giant Rating: U 7+

4.1209 out of 5 2712 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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  • Olivia , 0

    5 out of 5
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    Olivia , 0
    Date
    2016-05-24 16:51:24

    This film was so AMAZING!!!!!! but it was sad nearly to the end but it was glorious film I loved it

  • Darach, 9

    4 out of 5
    By
    Darach, 9
    Date
    2016-05-23 08:35:54

    I loved this movie so much because I always watched it. My favourite character was the iron giant because he was really funny. I would give this movie five out of five

  • Kenzi, 10

    4 out of 5
    By
    Kenzi, 10
    Date
    2016-05-20 16:08:09

    This movie is incredible a boy finds a robot and they become best friends but when the robot found the hunters kill a dear he turns and the boy found out that the robot had a bad side the army come and tried to kill it but it only attacks when it's harmed but before all this happens the boy and the robot had so much fun and they came acros a lake and the young boy said yyeeaahhhh!!! And jumped in . So the robot is like a alien feature that has been made by them but the boy is the only one that he the robot listens to the bad guy has launched a nuclear bomb and all the people could die but the robot is going to stop the bomb hitting the people but the little boy loved that robot just like a brother but the robot with all way be in his heart but out of no where the robot was still alive

  • Nampreet, 10

    5 out of 5
    By
    Nampreet, 10
    Date
    2016-05-20 16:03:54

    HOGAAAAAAARTH!!!!!! I loved this film because of the mix of emotions, the adventure and the comedy. I think it adapted the book very well in a child friendly fashion which I personally like. My favourite part was when Hogarth sat in the car and got the Iron giant to spin him rapidly and when the Iron giant jumped in the pool and splashed everyone because it lets out the adventurous and comedic aspect to the film. I would highly recommend the film to people over the age of 7 because as I said it adapted the book in a child friendly fashion. Hopefully you like it as much as I do.

  • Khusdip, 10

    4 out of 5
    By
    Khusdip, 10
    Date
    2016-05-20 16:00:46

    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!!! The iron giant ,this movie is really good because the iron giant jumps in the river and then... all of the water goes flying away on the main road
    I actually think that this movie should be made for children over 5 year old because this film is a bit dramatic and there is a such a sad part when then the iron giants friend dies
    Don't remember to watch this awesome movie
    DON'T FORGET!!!!!

  • Aleisha, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Aleisha, 9
    Date
    2016-05-20 15:58:49

    Hogarth hide the giant he's going to be spotted you need to hide him there's an sly detective looking for him but then the army is looking for that 100ft giant we he escape on not I'm up to the bit where I'm going to find out if so I'm not going to ruin it. GOODBYE!!!

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