Robots

2005 - 90 minutes - Color - Dolby Digital - 1.85 : 1
US release date: March 11, 2005
Twentieth Century Fox Animation, Blue Sky Studios
Budget: $75,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $36,045,301 (USA) (3,776 Screens)

Plot

Even in a world populated entirely by mechanical beings Rodney Copperbottom is considered a genius inventor. Rodney dreams of two things, making the world a better place and meeting his idol, the master inventor Bigweld. On his journey he encounters Cappy, a beautiful executive 'bot with whom Rodney is instantly smitten, the nefarious corporate tyrant Ratchet who locks horns with Rodney, and a group of misfit 'bots known as the Rusties, led by Fender and Piper Pinwheeler.

Cast

Fender (voice) - Robin Williams
Watch (voice) - Paula Abdul
Cappy (voice) - Halle Berry
Pigeon Lady (voice) - Lucille Bliss
Broken Arm Bot (voice) - Terry Bradshaw
Madame Gasket (voice) - Jim Broadbent
Bigweld (voice) - Mel Brooks
Piper (voice) - Amanda Bynes
Crank (voice) - Drew Carey
Aunt Fanny (voice) - Jennifer Coolidge
Youngest Rodney (voice) - Dylan Denton
Young Rodney (voice) - Will Denton
Lug (voice) - Harland Williams
Ratchet (voice) - Greg Kinnear

 

 





Director

Director - Chris Wedge
Director - Carlos Saldanha

Writing credits

Screenplay - David Lindsay-Abaire
Screenplay - Lowell Ganz
Screenplay - Babaloo Mandel
Story - Ron Mita
Story - Jim McClain
Story - David Lindsay-Abaire

Producer

Producer - Jerry Davis
Producer - John C. Donkin
Co-producer - Bob Gordon
Producer - William Joyce
Executive producer - Christopher Meledandri