The Iron Giant

Yearning to watch 'The Iron Giant' on your TV, phone, or tablet? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Brad Bird-directed movie via subscription can be a challenge, so we here at Moviefone want to do the work for you.

We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription alternatives - along with the availability of 'The Iron Giant' on each platform. Now, before we get into all the details of how you can watch 'The Iron Giant' right now, here are some finer points about the Warner Brothers adventure flick.

Released August 4th, 1999, 'The Iron Giant' stars Jennifer Aniston, Eli Marienthal, Harry Connick Jr., Vin Diesel The PG movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 26 min, and received a score of 85 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 29 top critics.

You probably already know what the movie's about, but just in case... Here's the plot: "In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable, a giant alien robot (Vin Diesel) crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. Exploring the area, a local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him. When a paranoid government agent, Kent Mansley, becomes determined to destroy the robot, Hogarth and beatnik Dean McCoppin (Harry Connick Jr.) must do what they can to save the misunderstood machine."

'The Iron Giant' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on, VUDU, YouTube, and XFINITY .