A giant metal machine falls to Earth and frightens the residents of a small town in Maine in 1958, until it befriends a nine-year-old boy named Hogarth and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.

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  1. Brad Bird

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Tim McCanlies


  3. Ted Hughes


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jennifer Aniston

    Jennifer Aniston

    Annie Hughes (voice)

  2. Harry Connick Jr.

    Harry Connick Jr.

    Dean McCoppin (voice)

  3. Vin Diesel

    Vin Diesel

    The Iron Giant (voice)

  4. Cloris Leachman

    Cloris Leachman

    Mrs. Lynley Tensedge (voice)

  5. James Gammon

    James Gammon

    Foreman Marv Loach / Floyd Turbeaux (voice)

  6. Christopher McDonald

    Christopher McDonald

    Kent Mansley (voice)

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget $70,000,000.00

Revenue $23,159,305.00

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Release Information

  • August 6, 1999
    PG, Theatrical



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