Want to behold the glory that is 'Astro Boy' in the comfort of your own home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the David Bowers-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to take the pressure off.
We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'Astro Boy' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'Astro Boy' right now, here are some details about the Summit Entertainment science fiction flick.
Released October 23, 2009, 'Astro Boy' stars Freddie Highmore, Kristen Bell, Nathan Lane, Eugene Levy. The PG movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 34 min, and received a score of 53 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 22 respected critics.
Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "In futuristic Metro City, a brilliant scientist named Tenma builds Astro Boy (Freddie Highmore), a robotic child with superstrength, X-ray vision and the ability to fly. Astro Boy sets out to explore the world and find acceptance, learning what being human is all about in the process. Finding that his friends and family in Metro City are in danger, he uses his incredible powers to save all that he loves."