Plot: 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.
Rating:PG for fantasy action violence, language, some thematic material and smoking
Directed By: Brad Bird
Written By: Brad Bird, Tim McCanlies and Ted Hughes(Book)
Production: Warner Bros.
In Theaters: August 6, 1999
Box Office: $23,159,305 (USA)
Budget: $48,000,000 (estimated)
Runtime: 1 hr. 26 mins.