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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  • Amy , 9

    3 out of 5
    By
    Amy , 9
    Date
    2014-11-06 14:09:31

    I think the iron giant DVD was a bit boring at the start because I thought he was going to die so early in the film. At the end I started to enjoy the film because he had survived.

  • Jessica, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Jessica, 8
    Date
    2014-11-06 14:08:14

    I like the ending but it was sad at the same time.

  • Aaron , 9

    4 out of 5
    By
    Aaron , 9
    Date
    2014-11-06 14:06:14

    At the start it was bad because it was just a bit slow and boring However it got better and better. The sadiest part was when he killed himself to save the town.

  • Andrew, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Andrew, 8
    Date
    2014-11-06 14:05:25

    I liked when he pretended to be super man with the big S.

  • Caitlin, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Caitlin, 8
    Date
    2014-11-06 14:04:58

    It was exciting at the end because he was building himself back together. It looked bad at the start because it was slow and boring..

  • Eva, 10

    3 out of 5
    By
    Eva, 10
    Date
    2014-11-06 14:04:43

    I liked the iron giant the way Hogarth sacrificed his life to look after the iron giant and liked the way the army dide'nt destroy the Iron giant the only bad bit was it was a bornig old slow start.

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