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+

4.1707 out of 5 2671 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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What you say

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

    Katherine (16)

Reviews

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  • Dara, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Dara, 9
    Date
    2014-06-18 16:01:07

    This film was brill i love the way the giant was eating metal at the start and when hogarth met the giant hogarth tought him how to talk because he had a bump on his head and forgot how to talk and at the end the giant's bump healed and said he was superman and said to hogarth you stay i go and went to space to protect everyone from dieing from the missile. The giant turned into a statue and hogarth and his friends played together so thats why i love this film i hope you do to.

  • Brandon, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Brandon, 9
    Date
    2014-06-18 15:49:36

    i really liked the film because when it first went on Hogarth met a big mechanic robot who ate metal things. There was a bad guy who was trying to ask Hogarth where the giant robot was and when the boy who was evil called the army, he tried to shoot the robot .The robot is good at being alive with out being shot by the army . My favourite bit was when the robot was eating the metal.

  • Charlie, 9

    4 out of 5
    By
    Charlie, 9
    Date
    2014-06-18 15:29:54

    The Iron giant is a great film and it has lots of adventure and very funny . It is about a boy called Hogarth who finds a metal giantand makes friends with it.The goverment want to destroy the giant.

  • Kaitlin, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Kaitlin, 9
    Date
    2014-06-12 16:27:33

    The iron giant
    The iron giant is about a giant robot who meets a boy but people find footprints
    and they think he is a monster so he has to hide in the junk yard full of metal .
    I put 5 stars because it was rely good and I really enjoyed watching all of it
    because it was very interesting .

    The iron giant is friendly unless he sees a gun then he turns into a deadly
    robot !!! The boy teachers the robot to more human like . My favourite
    part is when the robot jumps in the pond and he makes a big splash.

  • Lottie, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Lottie, 8
    Date
    2014-06-12 16:22:57

    I gave this film 2 stars because it wasn't great
    I liked it when the giant died because he was
    HORRIBBLE and he was iron

    A little boy kept him in a junk yard.

  • Lola, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Lola, 8
    Date
    2014-06-12 16:22:39

    The iron giant.
    I gave this film 3 stars because I think is boring.
    But it was a bit better when the iron giant came in because I liked him.
    There was a little boy that has to keep him a away from the other people so he will
    not do anything.

    The little boy kept him in a junk yard made out of metal.

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