The Iron Giant

1999 - 86 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 2.35 : 1
US release date: August 6, 1999
Warner Bros
Budget: $48,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $5,732,614 (USA) (2,179 Screens)


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.


Annie Hughes (voice) - Jennifer Aniston
Dean McCoppin (voice) - Harry Connick Jr.
The Iron Giant (voice) - Vin Diesel
Foreman Marv Loach / Floyd Turbeaux (voice) - James Gammon
Mrs. Tensedge (voice) - Cloris Leachman
Kent Mansley (voice) - Christopher McDonald
General Rogard (voice) - John Mahoney
Hogarth Hughes (voice) - Eli Marienthal
Earl Stutz (voice) - M. Emmet Walsh




Director - Brad Bird

Writing credits

Screenplay - Tim McCanlies
Screen story - Brad Bird
Book - Ted Hughes


Producer - Allison Abbate
Producer - Des McAnuff
Executive producer - Pete Townshend
Associate producer - John Walker