Beautiful, Rarely Screened Academy 70mm Print! 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY, 1968, Warner Bros. Classics, 139 min. “I’m sorry, Dave, I’m afraid I can’t do that,” murmurs HAL 9000, the (conscious?) computer fatale. Master filmmaker Stanley Kubrick’s mind-blowing meditation on the inherent dangers (and wonders) of technology. the limitless vistas of space, and the future of the human race must be seen on the big screen to be believed.
Added by AmericanCinematheque on August 26, 2010