Astro Boy: The Movie (Spotlight)
Directed by David Bowers
Astro Boy is a young robot with incredible powers, created by a genius scientist who dreams of replacing his dead son. In a Metropolis-like futuristic city, our young hero embarks on a journey to find his place in the world, ultimately mastering his powers to protect those he loves from alien intruders. Beautifully crafted, smartly written and featuring the voices of Nicolas Cage and Charlize Theron, this 2009 adaptation of the famous manga is filled with a deep love and fan’s appreciation for the series. This family-friendly, charming film is bound to warm the hearts of the audience.
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Executive Producer: Francis Kao, Cecil Kramer, Ken Tsumura, Paul Wang
Producer: Maryann Garger
Cinematographer: Pepe Valencia
Editor: Robert Anich
Writers: David Bowers, Timothy Harris
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Charlize Theron, Freddie Highmore