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2001: A Space Odyssey

2001: A Space Odyssey(1968)

Also Known As: A Space Odyssey |

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Brief Synopsis

Classic sci-fi epic about a mysterious monolith that seems to play a key role in human evolution.

Cast & Crew

Keir Dullea David Bowman
Gary Lockwood Frank Poole
William Sylvester Dr. Heywood Floyd
Robert Beatty Halvorsen
Sean Sullivan Michaels
Douglas Rain Voice of Hal 9000
Frank Miller Mission controller
Alan Gifford Poole's father

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  Washington, D. C., opening: 2 Apr 1968
Release Date:  1968 Production Date:  [Super Panavision]
A Stanley Kubrick Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Metrocolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  4-Track Stereo (35 mm magnetic prints), 70 mm 6-Track (70 mm prints), DTS 70 mm (2001 re-release) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc.
Duration(mins):  160 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Over rated

    denscul 2015-04-28

    Saw this on the Big Screen when I was a pilot in the USAF. Seeing films was one the alert crews diversions. Admittedly our group was perhaps more clued in... MORE>

  • A Game Changer

    Graham Thomas 2014-09-20

    Kubrick threw out most of the previously accepted rules of filmmaking with this one. Pre-production, sets, effects, plot, character, you name it. Still... MORE>

  • 2001

    james johnson 2014-06-03

    Since I saw the film in CINERAMA in 1968 Remember for we viewers this was a year before we landed on the moon. If you have not viewed this in the very... MORE>