2001: A Space Odyssey
United Kingdom, 1968, 141 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: USA
Genre/Subjects: Drama, Sci-Fi
7pm Wednesday, July 11th at the Museum of Nature & Science
with post-film discussion by David Grinspoon, PhD, curator of astrobiology, Denver Museum of Nature & Science
HD Digital presentation - Stanley Kubrick's quiet masterpiece probes the mysteries of space and human destiny. While investigating the appearance of mysterious monoliths throughout the universe, astronauts David (Keir Dullea) and Frank (Gary Lockwood) battle their ship's intelligent computer, HAL-9000. This epic sci-fi drama based on Arthur C. Clarke's story "The Sentinel" was nominated for four Academy Awards and won for its stunning special effects.
DIRECTOR: Stanley Kubrick
Principal Cast: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Leonard Rossiter, Douglas Rain, Frank Miller, Alan Gifford, John Ashley, Arthur C. Clarke
US Distributor: Warner Bros
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