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The Iron Giant Reviews

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Paul Tatara
CNN.com
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The Iron Giant is not only the best animated feature to be released this summer, it's the single best film to hit our screens so far this year.

Full Review Source: CNN.com

August 4, 2013
Michael Sragow
New Yorker
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Brad Bird fills the CinemaScope screen with wit and beauty in this modern fairy tale.

Full Review Source: New Yorker

August 4, 2013

Total Film

Disney is getting fierce competition in the animated feature department these days.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 4/5

August 4, 2013
Leah Rozen
People Magazine

A well-told and beautifully drawn tale of friendship and fortitude.

Full Review Source: People Magazine

August 4, 2013
Chris Kaltenbach
Baltimore Sun

The Iron Giant has a great heart, and I loved its evocation of the days when good old Superman, as uncomplicated a superhero as ever existed, was the height of cool.

Full Review Source: Baltimore Sun | Original Score: 3.5/4

August 4, 2013
Alan Jones
Radio Times

This wonderful Warner Bros version of Ted Hughes's The Iron Man is a first-class achievement in cartoon virtuosity that liberally borrows images from 1950s comic-book art and science-fiction movies to stunning effect.

Full Review Source: Radio Times | Original Score: 4/5

August 4, 2013
Norene Cashen
Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

The movie wears its social responsibility with pride, even if it doesn't always know how to put together a coherent public service announcement.

Full Review Source: Metro Times (Detroit, MI)

August 4, 2013
Ted Anthony
Associated Press
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It is in the best tradition of animation: an ideal tale for children that offers a lot to adults as well.

August 4, 2013
Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal
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Lest all of this sound gravely symbolic, be assured that the film is, before anything else, deliciously funny and deeply affecting. And beautiful, oh so beautiful, as a work of coherent art.

Full Review Source: Wall Street Journal

August 4, 2013
Keith Phipps
AV Club
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It's worth repeating the old complaint that animation isn't treated seriously enough, if only to point out what a shame it would be for The Iron Giant, one of the year's best films, to go overlooked.

Full Review Source: AV Club

August 4, 2013
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

a cool, charming uniquely American fable done in accessible yet intelligent mode, which makes it suitable for all members of the family.

Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com | Original Score: A-

August 5, 2011
Joseph Jon Lanthier
Slant Magazine

The Iron Giant isn't a Cold War allegory so much as an Americana fairy tale.

Full Review Source: Slant Magazine | Original Score: 3/4

December 20, 2010
Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Great animation, and a great title character will appeal to the kids, while the sharp wit, whacky antics, and kid-friendly messages will appeal to the adults.

| Original Score: 4/4

April 29, 2009
Richard Schickel
TIME Magazine
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A smart live-and-let-live parable, full of glancing, acute observations on all kinds of big subjects...that you can talk about with the kids for a long time to come.

Full Review Source: TIME Magazine

August 31, 2008

Film4

Gentle, poignant and affecting animation that succeeds through understatement and showcases some highly impressive visual sequences.

Full Review Source: Film4

March 10, 2008
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
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This is enjoyable in part because of its flavorsome period ambience and its lively and satiric characters.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

March 10, 2008
Steven Rea
Philadelphia Inquirer
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A cool, unique-looking animated feature (the Ike-era design elements make for great eye candy), director Brad Bird's tale of a small-town boy and his outer-space robot is hip and entertaining without pandering, or condescending, to the kiddie set.

| Original Score: 3.5/4

January 11, 2007
Wally Hammond
Time Out
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As entertaining as it's intelligent.

Full Review Source: Time Out

June 24, 2006
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Outstanding.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid | Original Score: 3.5/4

May 26, 2006

Un film qui présenta Brad Bird comme l'un des cinéastes de films d'animation pour enfants les plus talentueux et prometteurs des dernières années.

Full Review Source: Panorama | Original Score: 7/10

March 28, 2006
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