Top 5 Real Steel Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Real Steel facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Real Steel film message.

Metro's LEDs display a system error message as the bot begins to malfunction
Metro's LEDs display a system error message as the bot begins to malfunction

The rope-a-dope strategy (defending only to tire a stronger opponent) used in Real Steel (2011) was also used in Rocky 3 which was based on Ali-Foreman's Rumble in the Jungle fight.

Real Steel Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Shows advertisement for the Xbox 720
    Shows advertisement for the Xbox 720
  • 1 - You can see an advertisement for the Xbox 720 in the final battle.
    You can see an advertisement for the Xbox 720 in the final battle.

Real Steel Hidden Details

Real Steel poster
Real Steel poster

Real Steel Plot

In the near future, robot boxing is a top sport. A struggling ex-boxer feels he's found a champion in a discarded robot.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Real Steel. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Director Shawn Levy
Stars Hugh Jackman, Dakota Goyo, Evangeline Lilly, Anthony Mackie
IMDB score 7.1