There's a reason why animators animate and storytellers tell stories.
This movie is it.
Read the other reviews here to get a good idea of what this film is about.
IRON GIANT has the very rare, special magic that invokes wonder, warmth and whimsy. There is mystery,, adventure, imagination, drama and awe--brought together by some talented people that put a lot of love into making this--and it shows.
If you love movies, do not pass this film by-- and after you've seen it, tell your friends and family about it.