The Iron Giant (1999)
Release Date: 31 July 1999 (premiere)
Run Time: 86 min
Genres: Animation, Action, Adventure
Director: Brad Bird
Writers: Tim McCanlies, Brad Bird
Stars: Eli Marienthal, Harry Connick Jr., Jennifer Aniston
Trivia: A boy makes friend with a robot from outer space, but the army are not happy with a robot in the city.
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.