The Iron Giant ( 1999 )


In the small town of Rockwell, Maine in October 1957, a giant metal machine befriends a nine-year-old boy and ultimately finds its humanity by unselfishly saving people from their own fears and prejudices.

The central theme revolves around building and maintaining strong friendships.

Characters exhibit bravery in standing up for what they believe in.

Understanding and sharing the feelings of others is a key message of the story.

The film highlights the importance of caring for others, even when they are different.

The movie emphasizes taking responsibility for one's actions.

Characters demonstrate loyalty to their friends and causes.

Characters learn to manage their emotions and actions, even in difficult situations.

fear 5/10

There are moments of tension and danger that might be scary for younger children.

dark 4/10

Some scenes may be intense or somber, dealing with themes of war and fear.

violence 3/10

There is mild cartoon violence and some scenes of destruction.