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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

NR 149 min - Science Fiction, Mystery, Adventure - 5 April 1968
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Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.

Director:  Stanley Kubrick
Stars:  Keir Dullea, Douglas Rain, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter, Leonard Rossiter, Margaret Tyzack, Robert Beatty, Sean Sullivan, Bill Weston, Ed Bishop, Alan Gifford, Ann Gillis, Edwina Carroll, Frank Miller, Glenn Beck, Penny Brahms, Heather Downham, Mike Lovell, John Ashley, Jimmy Bell, David Charkham, Simon Davis, Jonathan Daw, Péter Delmár, Terry Duggan, David Fleetwood, Danny Grover, Brian Hawley, David Hines, Tony Jackson, John Jordan, Scott MacKee, Laurence Marchant, Darryl Paes, Joe Refalo, Andy Wallace, Bob Wilyman, Richard Woods, Martin Amor, S. Newton Anderson, Sheraton Blount, Ann Bormann, Julie Croft, Penny Francis, Kenneth Kendall, Vivian Kubrick, Marcella Markham, Irena Marr, Krystyna Marr, Kim Neil, Jane Pearl, Penny Pearl, Kevin Scott, John Swindells, Burnell Tucker, John Clifford

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Storyline

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.



Tagline: An epic drama of adventure and exploration

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Country:   United Kingdom,   United States of America
Language:  English, Russian
Release Date:  5 April 1968

Box Office

Budget:  $10,500,000
Revenue:  $68,700,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Stanley Kubrick Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 29 min

Academy Award Nominations and Win

ART DIRECTION — Art Direction: Tony Masters, Harry Lange, Ernie Archer
DIRECTING — Stanley Kubrick
SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS — Stanley Kubrick  – WON
WRITING (Story and Screenplay–written directly for the screen) — Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke


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