2001 a space odyssey
Blu-ray
2018
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Inspired by Clarke's epic book, the film moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence to the emergence of man as pure thought, somewhere in the future. When a monolith is found on the moon, astronauts equipped with a superintelligent computer attempt to find its origins.

Item Details
Subjects:
Artificial intelligence -- Fiction.
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Sentinel, 2001 -- Film adaptations.
Computers -- Fiction.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction.
Human evolution -- Fiction.
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction.
Human-computer interaction -- Fiction.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Fiction.
Space vehicles -- Fiction.
Twenty-first century -- Fiction.
Unidentified flying objects -- Fiction.
Genre:
Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Other Authors:
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008, author, screenwriter.
Dullea, Keir, 1936- actor.
Kubrick, Stanley, film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Lockwood, Gary, 1937- actor.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, production company.
Sylvester, William, 1922-1995, actor.
Warner Bros. Entertainment, publisher.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008. Sentinel, 2001.
Description:
2 videodiscs (149 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1
video file Blu-ray video region A
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Other Title:
Stanley Kubrick's 2001
Two thousand and one
2001, a space odyssey
Space odyssey
Notes:
Based on the book "The Sentinel, 2001" by Arthur C. Clarke.
Special features: commentary by Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood; Channel Four documentary 2001: the making of a myth; four insightful featurettes: "Standing on the shoulders of Kubrick: the legacy of 2001", "Vision of a future passed: the prophecy of 2001"; "2001: a space odyssey--a look behind the future", "What is out there?";2001: FX and early conceptual artwork; Look: Stanley Kubrick!; audio-only bonus: 1966 Kubrick interview conducted by Jeremy Bernstein; theatrical trailer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1968.
Title from container.
Photography, Geoffrey Unsworth, John Alcott ; art director, John Hoesli ; production design, Tony Masters, Harry Lange, Ernie Archer.
Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Leonard Rossiter, Robert Beaty.
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (2.2:1 aspect ratio) ; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
In English, French and Spanish ; subtitled in French and Spanish ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Described video for the blind and visually impaired.
Contents:
Disc 1. 2001 : a space odyssey (Blu-ray).
Disc 2. Bonus disc (Blu-ray).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
3000080453
12172900
Link to PAC
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