Astroboy Movie Posters Hint at Character

 - Jun 9, 2009   Updated: Jun 20 2011
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Blasting off on October 23, 2009, Astroboy (the movie) is coming to a theatre near you.

Created in 1952 by Osamu Tezuka, and later becoming a Japanese TV show in 1963, Astroboy is considered by some to be the first anime.

These ambiguous movie posters were a great idea because there are generations of people who are familiar with the character. We all know who he is!

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