PG | | Animation, Action, Comedy
When an android replica of a boy is rejected by his aggrieved creator, he goes off to find his own identity in an adventure that would make him the greatest hero of his time.
Entertainment news reports in late January, 2009, stated that production had appeared, at the time, to have shut down, possibly due to the recession.
We have to go.
Astro Boy: This is it. This is what I was created for. This is my destiny.
Dr. Tenma: Toby, now!
Astro Boy: I'm sorry but this is who I am. Onward and upward... Dad.
The number of reporters waiting for president Stone near the end of the movie keeps changing from 11 to 16 between shots.
After the end credits, a card stating "When in Hong Kong, visit Imagi Studios" The art is the same classic style as the opening, with a tram touring a back lot. This is much like what Universal studios did at the end of their films.
$6,702,923 (USA) (25 October 2009)
$19,548,064 (USA) (17 January 2010)