Best Robot Movies

Whether they're clanky and clumsy or sleek and graceful, the movies are full of memorable metal characters. This collection of our favorite robot flicks ranges from films that will tickle your funny bone to a few that just might elicit a tear or two.

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Endearing "follow your dreams" story with plenty of laughs.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Brainy, charming, eco-friendly animated adventure.
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(Release Year: 2008)
Buddy adventure between robot, tween stresses friendship.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Touching robot-kid friendship tale has great messages.
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(Release Year: 1999)
Stylish 3-D computer animation, good characters.
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(Release Year: 2001)
 
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Awesome origin story is action-packed, deals with grief.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Top-notch, action-packed fun for the entire family.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Clever but sometimes scary time-travel adventure.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
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Fewer explosions and more charm than the first.
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(Release Year: 1988)
Sci-fi adventure for the elementary school set.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Goofy parody mocks the Star Wars series.
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(Release Year: 1987)
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Predictable but fun fight movie has lots of robot action.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Toys come to life in big, boomy explosion fest.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2007)
Provocative movie suitable for teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Will Smith almost redeems generic man vs. machine actioner.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Offbeat sci-fi buddy movie isn't likely to attract teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)

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