G | | Adventure, Sci-Fi
Humanity finds a mysterious, obviously artificial object buried beneath the Lunar surface and, with the intelligent computer H.A.L. 9000, sets off on a quest.
While the australopithecine make-up was being designed, computer technicians ran a program to determine how long it would take to make the number of costumes they needed. When the program said it would take nine years, they simplified the make-up.
Here you are, sir, main level please.
The center EVA pod is referred to as pod "B" for the first space walk and then as pod "C" when discussing Hal's error in private.
The traditional "roaring lion" logo for MGM was not used in this film. Instead, the newly designed corporate logo for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer was used, along with the letters "MGM", all in white against a blue background.
£69,567 (UK) (30 November 2014)
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