Year: 2009
USA: Summit Entertainment
UK: E1 Films (Contender)
Cast (voices of): Freddie Highmore, Kristen Bell, Nicolas Cage, Charlize Theron, Samuel L. Jackson, Bill Nighy, Donald Sutherland, Moises Arias, Eugene Levy, Nathan Lane, Matt Lucas, Sterling Beaumon,
Madeline Carroll, Victor Bonavida, Tony Matthews
Director: David Bowers
Countries: USA / Hong Kong / Japan
USA & UK: 94 mins
USA Rated: PG for some action and peril, and brief mild language
UK Certificate: PG contains mild fantasy violence
USA Release Date: 23 October 2009
UK Release Date: 5 February 2010


ASTRO BOY follows the adventures of a young-yet-powerful robot who, in the hopes of winning his inventor-father's heart, sets off on a quest to rid the world of evil.

However, he soon discovers that his home, Metro City, stands on the brink of destruction, and it is up to him to save the day as well as his friends and family.