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In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1999-08-06

Runtime 86 minutes

Budget $70m

Revenue $23m


TMDB 7.9


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sonia_barajas shared a tip "Love this animated movie. Still makes me cry towards the end though."

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Definitely a good animated movie, well written and makes you think!"

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Detroit_Pilgrim shared a tip "This film is based on a 1968 novel, sharing the ‘same name.’ They both deserve a ‘cult– following’ since their release."

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alex_zarycka shared a tip "Will always be a favorite movie for me. Heart warming"

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katrice_masters shared a tip "Favorite message movie"

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calculator shared a tip "my favorite movie of all time."

gabriel_stlund shared a tip "Masterwork."

jacob_wynkoop shared a tip "I relate to one person in this movie, and it is the car that is half eaten by the Iron Giant. 10/10"

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trese_stange shared a tip "Heart-warming."

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kevin_brown_2328 shared a tip "Love love love this"

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pancakes_figgy shared a tip "😭😭😭❤"

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kacie_schmick shared a tip "Love this movie ❤️💚❤️💚💕"

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Bingust shared a tip "Its just one of those movies that you're never too old to watch and enjoy."

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yvan_menard shared a tip "Fantastic"

blaze87 shared a tip "A fun boy-and-his-robot film, almost a kids movie except for the occasional swear word and crude joke."

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sariblibli_guh shared a tip "Essential family viewing"

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alicea_porterfield shared a tip "One of the few AI that doesn't scare me to death (for most of the film anyway)."

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amy_wendt shared a tip "This is a GREAT family movie"

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jamie_sabilia shared a tip "One of my favorite movies from when my kids were small. Will still sit and watch it today if I happen to run across it."

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gabrielle_robertson shared a tip "One of my favorite animated movies"

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ronnie_greenaway shared a tip "So poignant. #powerful"

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kristen_masterpiece shared a tip "One of my fav movies growing up. Real funny and sweet"

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ashley_bedenbaugh shared a tip "One of my favorites as a child. I still enjoy it!"

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nathan_markel_5835 shared a tip "One of the best animated films of all time."

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julian_seals shared a tip "Some movies don’t need sequels because the first movie is everything and more"

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taylor_louwman shared a tip "10/10"

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tyler_eaton shared a tip "Great for kids, great for adults."

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scott_k_9618 shared a tip "Cute, funny and well written. Kids and adults will both enjoy it."

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eli_ferrer shared a tip "Love this movie, definitely a childhood favorite!!"

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angelina_martinovic shared a tip "Such a classic!"

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krista_carson shared a tip "watched this with my kids when it first came out...loved it way more than expected."

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mike_solis shared a tip "S-u-p-e-r-m-a-n......"

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cece_tip_tow_wing shared a tip "I just watched this movie yesterday and it’s still an amazing and funny movie 🥺🥺❤️‍🔥"

serina_sanchez shared a tip "Beautiful, wholesome, and deep."

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aiden_alderman shared a tip "Best movie of all time!!!!!!!"

cameron_3347 shared a tip "A very special movie to me. It speaks to both children and adults and the art style is really wonderful."

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mary_serrano_4025 shared a tip "Greatest movie in the world, I use to watch this every other week when I was younger. Wish they made a second one."

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selah_northrup shared a tip "Amazing movie!!"

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lynnettemorales shared a tip "4*"

mary_margaret_johns_3254 shared a tip "Best movie for all ages! Brad Bird is brilliant!"

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