Brad Bird, Iron Giant, 1999

This wonderful family film is based upon the 1968 story, Iron Man by the British poet laureate, Ted Hughes. The film is about a giant metal machine that drops from the sky and frightens a small town in Maine in 1958, only to find a friend named Hogarth, and find its humanity saving the towns people of their fears and prejudices.

USA, 1999, Cert U, 83mins

Iron Giant
Dir. Brad Bird


Sat 4 March 2006, 10am

Tyneside Cinema

10 Pilgrim Street
Newcastle NE1 6QG