Why to Watch - The Iron Giant

An absolute classic and if this didn’t make you cry your eyes out as a kid then you have no soul. And if you watch it as an adult and don’t get the urge to cry at the very least, well then sorry to break it to ya pal, you’re dead inside.



The Iron Giant (1999) Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi | 86min | August 6, 1999 (United States) 8.0
Director: Brad BirdWriter: Tim McCanlies, Brad Bird, Ted HughesStars: Eli Marienthal, Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer AnistonSummary: This is the story of a nine-year-old boy named Hogarth Hughes who makes friends with an innocent alien giant robot that came from outer space. Meanwhile, a paranoid U.S. Government agent named Kent Mansley arrives in town, determined to destroy the giant at all costs. It's up to Hogarth to protect him by keeping him at Dean McCoppin's place in the junkyard. —Anthony Pereyra <hypersonic91@yahoo.com>


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