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2001 - A Space Odyssey (Stanley Kubrick's)

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"A definitive love-it-or-hate-it flick"
5 stars"
Purchased on Mighty Ape

Years ago, I gave up trying to argue the merits of the film with those who find it tedious or plodding. I've come to accept the fact that ‘2001’ is a definitive love-it-or-hate-it flick that will forever split audiences. Still, whatever you may ultimately think of the film itself, ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ will literally haunt your brain after you watch it. In my opinion, every film fan owes it to themselves to experience ‘2001’ at least once in their lives.

Admittedly, ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ isn't for everyone – but in my opinion it's the single most important science fiction film in the history of cinema. It has influenced film as we know it and deserves all of the clout and recognition that can be heaped on its silent shoulders. Likewise, this Blu-ray edition is a must-have release, featuring a jaw-droppingly gorgeous transfer, an elaborate PCM audio track, and a wealth of supplemental features. It's an upgrade in every sense of the word.

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.
"Classic " Purchased on Mighty Ape

A must have movie for any Sci Fi buff.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.
"Improved by Blu Ray"
5 stars"
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When watched on DVD the viewer really cant comprehend what audiences saw at theatres in 1969. This movie, already one of my favourites, is so improved by BluRay that it is an entirely new experience watching it.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Description

The monoliths have been watching us. They gave us the "evolutionary kick in the pants" we needed to survive at the Dawn of Time. In 1999, we discovered a second monolith on the moon.. Now, in the year 2001, the S.S. Discovery and its crew, Captains Dave Bowman and Frank Poole, and their onboard computer, HAL-9000, must discover what alien force is watching us…

Special Features:
  • Audio Commentary by Keir Dullea and Gary Lockwood
  • 2001: The Making of a Myth Channel Four Documentary
  • 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
Release date NZ
June 12th, 2008
Movie Format
  • Blu-ray
Blu-ray Region
  • Region B
Edition
  • Standard Edition
Aspect Ratio
  • 1.78 : 1
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Language
English
Studio
Country of Production
  • USA
Genres
  • Fantasy
  • Sci-Fi
Box Dimensions (mm)
135x171x14
UPC
9325336037669
All-time sales rank
Top 1000
Product ID
1551594

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