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The iron giant is the story of a robot who falls from space and befriends a young boy named hogarth. The two become fast friends and must protect each other from the government agents who want to destroy the iron giant. This heartwarming tale is sure to inspire entrepreneurs of all ages.

Here are the most known Actors, Films, Love, Movies, Character quotes from The Iron Giant, and much more.


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About The Iron Giant

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Directed By:
Brad Bird

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Screenplay By:
Tim Mccanlies, Brad Bird

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Produced By:
Allison Abbate, Des Mcanuff

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Steven Wilzbach

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Music By:
Michael Kamen

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Distributed By:
Warner Bros.

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United States

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$50 Million

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Box Office:
$31.3 Million


Well, love motivates me in everything I do. — Vin Diesel

I envision the future sunny and with love, harmony and oneness. I think Hollywood is changing. — Vin Diesel

Find your confidence, lead with love… the rest will follow. — Vin Diesel


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I love women more than anything. — Vin Diesel


If you think about my filmography, I have never done a movie that a kid could go see, except for Iron Giant, and I’m not even on the screen. — Vin Diesel

Rated R movies are few and far between, nowadays. We’re all seeing less and less rated R movies, and less and less of them are being made. — Vin Diesel

When you go to the movies with your whole family, it’s a different experience. For some reason, it’s something that you’re all doing together and you take away something special in that. — Vin Diesel

I’ve turned down twentysomething million dollars for movies. — Vin Diesel

You make movies for the people. If critics happen to like them too, well, that’s a home run. — Vin Diesel

I don’t think a lot of actors talk about it, but there’s usually a process where you essentially purge yourself of the character that you played prior to the movie. — Vin Diesel


Nothing comes easy when I’m in character, because everything I do in character, I take seriously. — Vin Diesel

I’m going to do my best to channel the character on a spiritual level. — Vin Diesel

The idea of exploring character relations and their development over a decade has to be appealing for any actor who cherishes his craft. — Vin Diesel

I enjoy playing a quintessential antihero. There’s something therapeutic about playing such characters. I know it sounds corny but I feel like I learn about myself when I play that characters. — Vin Diesel


I’m an actor. I can do whatever I want. As an actor, not everything has to be the most obvious choice. And sometimes, the best thing you can do is to defy expectations. — Vin Diesel

I could care less about being an action actor like Stallone or Schwarzenegger. — Vin Diesel

If you had asked me back in grade school what I wanted to be when I grew up, I would have said my first choice was an actor, but if I couldn’t be that, I’d want to be a superhero. — Vin Diesel

When I was a child actor, I had the fear that I was going to be cast as the tree. — Vin Diesel


The films that I do are deep, introspective, brooding roles that you’re in this heavy headspace all the time. — Vin Diesel

When I first did ‘The Fast and the Furious’, I didn’t want there to be a sequel on the first one. I thought, ‘Why would you rush to do a sequel–just because your first film is successful?’ — Vin Diesel

You live these three months in this reality, in this dark reality, you don’t want to do those films every year because they’re taxing. I started smoking a lot of cigarettes. — Vin Diesel

The whole year I was in LA I got into telemarketing and learned how to make money. Five years later that skill helped me make my first film. — Vin Diesel

My gut feeling about sequels is that they should be premeditated: You should try to write a trilogy first or at least sketch out a trilogy if you have any faith in your film. — Vin Diesel

It would be flattering to call it a modern Dirty Harry, but I think this film deals more with the loss of his wife than the traditional revenge vigilante films. — Vin Diesel

If you take my performance or my understanding of the role and my appreciation for story and then dress it in CGI, that I guess becomes an action film. — Vin Diesel

I always want another actor to shine in my scene because it makes the film stronger. I would encourage people to scene steal, because filmmaking is a collaborative effort. — Vin Diesel

My mother gave me this book called Feature Films at Used Car Prices by a guy named Rick Schmidt. I gotta credit the guy, cuz he gave me the most practical advice. It empowers you. — Vin Diesel

Inspiring Phrases From The Iron Giant

With age, you get to a place where you don’t want to knock people out. You just want to give people a hug. — Vin Diesel

I’ve been auditioning since I was 7 years old. — Vin Diesel

If you believe in the project, you have to support it. — Vin Diesel

It’s insecurity that is always chasing you and standing in the way of your dreams. — Vin Diesel

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We’ve come a long way, from where we’ve been. I’ll tell you all about it when I see you again. — Vin Diesel

I grew up in an artists community in New York, in a building that was government–subsidised for artists. No one made any money, but they made art for the sake of art. — Vin Diesel

I grew up the son of an acting teacher but I’ve never been really good at articulating what that process is. It was always a bit more internal. — Vin Diesel

Various Statements From The Iron Giant

We all deal with being unfairly judged. — Vin Diesel

It wasn’t until I went to college and I got my first motorcycle that I understood the thrill of speed. — Vin Diesel

I could handle goblins and bogeymen and evil, flesh–eating horses, but giant freaking spiders? That´s where I drew the line.’ Meghan Chase — Julie Kagawa

Video games are one step before a whole other virtual universe. — Vin Diesel

The thing that stood out above and beyond all the experiences was this relationship with the nine–month–old baby. On weekends, I’d be thinking about going back to set on Monday just to see the baby. — Vin Diesel

I am definitely a person of color. — Vin Diesel

I believe in paying special attention to every project that you do and supporting the projects you do. — Vin Diesel

More Phrases From The Iron Giant

I’m a boy who appreciates a good body, regardless of the make. — Vin Diesel

If Clark Gable had a Facebook page, there would have been a Gone with the Wind 2. — Vin Diesel

I love thinking about the film, the project and committing myself as much as possible. — Vin Diesel

Film is my hobby, so I will work well through the night to develop films, whatever film I’m doing or dream projects I have. — Vin Diesel

When people believe in you, you can do miraculous things. — Vin Diesel

That’s what I love. I love thinking about the film, the project and committing myself as much as possible. — Vin Diesel

I’m a New Yorker. I always have issues with trust–you adopt it from being a New Yorker. — Vin Diesel

Deeper Quotes From The Iron Giant

Career diversification ain’t a bad thing. — Vin Diesel

Show me how you drive and I’ll show you who you are. — Vin Diesel

When I got on the set of ‘Saving Private Ryan,’ I discovered, to my amazement, that Steven Spielberg is a gamer. — Vin Diesel

Choosing the car you drive is like choosing your wardrobe, maybe even more important. — Vin Diesel

It’s like you have a child and you think, ‘Everything that I’ve done up until this point is insignificant in comparison to being a father.’ It’s a beautiful, beautiful thing. — Vin Diesel

They say the open road helps you think. About where you’ve been and where you’re going. — Vin Diesel

The only way anyone knows which girl I’m with is if a one–night stand goes on ‘Howard Stern.’ — Vin Diesel

THE IRON GIANT Quotes Take Away

The Iron Giant is a story about overcoming our fears, and it’s packed with inspiring quotes. We all have moments when we feel like giants, capable of anything. And sometimes it only takes someone or something else to remind us of that power. If you need some inspiration today, take a look at these quotes from The Iron Giant and let them empower you to do great things.

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