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+

4.1622 out of 5 2738 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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  • Keira, 9

    5 out of 5
    By
    Keira, 9
    Date
    2015-03-09 15:56:06

    This is a film for the whole family! My favourite scene was when the Iron Giant was in the shed and he was putting himself back together again because the combination of traditional and computer-aided animation made the process look amazing!

    The Iron Giant was very tall, broad and quite thunderous looking which could make people prejudice - evil and dangerous. But, the little boy Hogarth didn't think like this because when he met the Giant, he was lying peaceful and powerless and Hogarth, being young, is still quite innocent and ignorant the evil ways of the world.

  • Katie, 9

    1 out of 5
    By
    Katie, 9
    Date
    2015-03-09 15:17:36

    I didnt really like this film very much i think the boys in our class liked it .

  • Rafael, 0

    5 out of 5
    By
    Rafael, 0
    Date
    2015-03-07 19:58:27

    Love this film is great at the beginning and sad at the end

  • alfie, 7

    5 out of 5
    By
    alfie, 7
    Date
    2015-03-04 18:48:34

    I like when he was flying LIKE SUPER MAN!!!!!!!

  • Rahim, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Rahim, 8
    Date
    2015-03-04 08:27:53

    This film is fabulous because it is really my kind of movie!and my favourite part was when the iron giant pretend to be superman when he was FLYING!!!!!!!!!!!!!! But I feel really sorry for the iron giant when he got hit with the missile and nearly got destroyed but luckily he ended up alive in IRELAND

  • Adam, 8

    5 out of 5
    By
    Adam, 8
    Date
    2015-03-03 16:16:08

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