animated movie Astro Boy © Tezuka Productions / Imagi Entertainment
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Astro Boy

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. ~ from imdb.com

see also: Astroboy(1963) (TV Series), Astroboy(1980) (TV Series), Astroboy(2003) (TV Series) and Astroboy Reboot (TV Series)
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Some people are Tezuka fans, others are Astro Boy fanatics, while a smaller group are Kimba fanatics - and quite often these latter two groups aren't mutually exclusive, it's just...
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As a fan of Osamu Tezuka and especially the 2003 version of Astroboy, I was about ready to tear the new CGI movie a new one. Okay, so maybe the...
Created by: Tezuka Productions, Imagi Entertainment
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA / Japan / China
Featuring the voices of:
Freddie Highmore ... Astro Boy
Bill Nighy ... Dr. Elefun
Nicolas Cage ... Dr. Tenma
Nathan Lane ... Ham Egg
Sterling Beaumon ... Sludge, Sam
Madeline Carroll ... Widget, Grace
Donald Sutherland ... General Stone
Directed by: David Bowers
Produced by: Maryann Garger
Executive Producers: Francis Kao and Yoshihiro Shimizu
Writing Credits: Timothy Harris
Based on: The manga and series by Osamu Tezuka.
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