2001: Forever minus 50 years A Space Odyssy

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2001: Forever minus 50 years A Space Odyssy

Post by Doc » Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:55 pm

This year is the 50th anniversary of the premier 2001: A Space Odyssey. A movie that nearly was pulled from theaters as a flop only to be saved by teenage to young 20 somethings in a drugged dazed to one of the most analyzed complex films of all time. Even though the is relatively little dialogue and drama.
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Maybe it is many different films in one

Ask Alexia to "Open the pod bay doors Hal" and you get as seemly as many answers as there are different interpretations of what the film means:

Hat tip to CS

Some interpretations revolve around the visual symbolism:

To claims it is the greatest science fiction film of all time.

Even those that made the film can't seem to agree on what it means.

“"I fancied myself as some kind of god....It is a sort of disease when you consider yourself some kind of god, the creator of everything, but I feel comfortable about it now since I began to live it out.” -- George Soros

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