The Iron Giant (1999)
August 6, 1999
Rated PG for fantasy action and mild language
In the small town of Rockwell, Maine, Annie Hughes (voice of JENNIFER ANISTON) is just worried about putting supper on the table for herself and her nine-year-old son, Hogarth (voice of ELI MARIENTHAL). A single mother holding down a job at the local diner, Annie has her hands full with Hogarthheadstrong and imaginative, always on the lookout for the latest attempted takeover by mutant aliens or subversive invaders.
So when a local fisherman comes...
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For the longest of times, Disney has dominated the animation genre... and it still does. But that doesn't mean it makes the best cartoons. The Iron Giant
is one of the most original, heartwarming, and funny cartoons I have ever seen, and I'm a teenager. I really enjoyed this film. I loved just about everything. I liked the robot's childlike expressions, I liked the strange but fluid animations, and I liked the story. I like the jokes, too. Full movie review »