Set in futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he has lost. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, our hero embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him.

Directing:
  • David Bowers

Writing:
  • Osamu Tezuka
  • Timothy Harris

Stars:
Release Date: 2009-10-15
metacritic icon 6.0/10
themoviedb icon 6.1/10
  • Country: HK, JP, US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 94
  • Budget: $65,000,000
  • Revenue: $44,091,067