In the real world, 'bots can be rendered helpless on their backs, like turtles. Atom to be an impressive piece of work, there's a good reason for that - it's real. Women wear low-cut, formfitting dresses. Thanks for wasting our time Dreamworks! And one's suspension of disbelief is sometimes stretched over what an 11-year-old could really accomplish when programming a battered pile of bolts and widgets and thingamajigs pulled from a junk heap. Charlie admits that he loves Max. Now nothing but a small-time promoter, Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one underground boxing venue to the next. He then become a promoter for Robot Boxing.
When the time comes for the fight with Zeus, Charlie and Max think they're ready. After winning this tough competitor, Max challenges Zeus to a duel. You wouldn't say he looked cute, but there is something about him that's much more appealing that his shiny high-tech rivals. Atom has lasted longer than any bot before against Zeus, credited to not only his excellent durability built in as a sparring bot but his non-standard moves taught to him by a human fighter, Charlie. With his blue eyes glowing behind a face of steel mesh and his skinny, muscular body facing off against giants, he's a likable underdog.
Zeus is the leading champion, undefeated in robot boxing. It's no match for the competition, and when the desperate Charlie replaces it with another battered veteran, it can't even outfight a real bull. That's all I ever wanted. Meanwhile, his son, Max Dakota Goyo , who was in the full custody of his Mother, loses his mom and, based on Texas state law, must be turned over to the father, Charlie. Dealing blow after blow directly to Zeus, his creator gets frustrated, aborts the automatic program and manually controls the bot. Make some money off him. Charlie delivers a few punches to foes in and out of the ring too.
It's seems Max's aunt wants to take charge of the kid. Max talks Charlie into entering the robot into just one fight. Max wants Atom to fight but Charlie tells him he won't last a round. The Extra-Terrestrial, War Of The Worlds, Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade. It's even been reported that famed boxer Sugar Ray Leonard was an essential part of the motion-capture mix. He takes Max for the summer.
Max finds an old generation robot named Atom and restores him. Charlie and Atom strike back, hard. It's hard to believe how carried away you can get cheering on a pair of robots in a ring. Charlie strips off his T-shirt for the camera. Charlie says that he'll consider it if Max digs it up, so Max stays through the night to recover the bot. Then, he has to take care of an 11-year old called Max after his aunt has left for the summer.
You can get an early look at the flick by checking out the new production stills and detailed plot description below. So I knew we were on to a winner then. One of the main characters played by is pretty abhorrent when the movie begins; he's introduced as an irresponsible mess who can't be bothered to care for his own son. Steven Spielberg is one of the executive producers on the film, and aspects of it are reminiscent of sections of his own 2001 robot film A. Atom fights Twin Cities, which is a two-headed Asian robot controlled by two users.
Tons of scenes, some fairly intense, show robots beating other robots up. All of course leads up to a big match with a fearsome juggernaut named Zeus. Allow me to explain in excruciating details: 1-There is no weight limit. Max has a bad fall, and finds an old robot buried deep in the dirt. And it's not just the robots who get into brawls; a beating leaves a key character bloodied.
However, due to his enthusiasm and excitement, he doesn't take the time to properly train and prepare with the new bot, and immediately takes it to a fight. But by the end of the movie, I like Charlie because he turned things around and ended up being a great dad, which is why it's important to give people a second chance. Readers have told me they loved and identified with their Transformers toys as children. Major Plot hole: There is no way for Atom to potentially defeat Zeus in his underdog fight at the end of the movie. He knows it's not a place for kids, but it's the only thing he knows. Killer robots can only be used for violence in the ring apparently. For that matter, why are they humanoid at all? When he discovers he has an 11-year-old son who believes that a robot found in the junk heap has what it takes to win, he finds himself with a shot at the big time.
Charlie takes Noisy Boy to fight Midas and fails again. Parents need to know that this futuristic action drama with a heart is equal parts and. Can the audience predict what comes next, considering that it borrows so much from every other fight film with a little father-son drama thrown in for good measure? However, Charlie has an agreement to deliver Max to his aunt and her wealthy husband. When he decided to look for parts in the junkyard, his 11 year old son, Max Kenton finds a dumped robot Atom and says he could be a good candidate however Charlie did not agree with him. We can refer to one Mr. When entering the ring as the champion, Max grabs the microphone and publicly challenges Zeus to a duel.