The Iron Giant

This film has a couple of uses of mild bad language

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The Iron Giant Rating: U 7+

4.1210 out of 5 2653 Votes (Members)
Duration
86 mins
Year
1999
Director(s)
Cast

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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  • Amelie, 0

    5 out of 5
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    Amelie, 0
    Date
    2016-10-16 14:17:51

    I loved the film, despite the fact it is quite old. I love science fiction movies, as they normally have a great plot. The film was very funny and I'd recommend it to any one looking for a disney-like animated film.:)

  • Kiera, 0

    4 out of 5
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    Kiera, 0
    Date
    2016-10-14 19:43:18

    I rate it 4 stars because I like the Iron Giants personality and the adventure that Hogarth and the Iron Giant explore. I really enjoyed it!!!

  • Kieran, 0

    3 out of 5
    By
    Kieran, 0
    Date
    2016-10-14 13:55:06

    I liked this film, especially when the boy became friends with the robot. I didn't like the army trying to trace the robot down to blow it up! Overall, this was an emotional film!

  • Kaitlyn, 0

    4 out of 5
    By
    Kaitlyn, 0
    Date
    2016-10-13 16:54:26

    It was quite a heart warming film. I also felt very moved by it. I don't normally cry at these films but this one got me. I hope there is another film like this at film club! 4/5

  • Zachary, 0

    3 out of 5
    By
    Zachary, 0
    Date
    2016-10-12 16:21:15

    I think we could have known a little more about everyone in the end and it could have been a little more exiting or scary. In the end I struggled not to cry and it was reasonably great film but it didn't make me laugh once. 3 stars

  • Cassie, 0

    5 out of 5
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    Cassie, 0
    Date
    2016-10-12 09:03:06

    This was an enjoyable film. It was good to see how the relationship developed in the film and I also liked the way that the film ended so that there might be another one!

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