PG | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A robot malfunction creates havoc and terror for unsuspecting vacationers at a futuristic, adult-themed amusement park.
Michael Crichton became inspired to write this film after a trip to Disneyland, where he saw the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, and was impressed by the animatronic characters. Furthermore, the ride is mentioned in Jurassic Park (1993), when Malcolm says "When the Pirates of the ... ...
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Hi. Ed Renfrew for Delos again. If there's anyone who doesn't know what Delos is, well, as we've always said: Delos is the vacation of the future, today. At Delos, you get your choice of the vacation you want. There's Medieval World, Roman World and...
The "desert" in Western Texas (the probable location of Westworld according to the narrative) looks nothing like the California desert where the film was shot. Most noticeably there are yucca trees shown which are only located in California, Southern Nevada and areas of Western Arizona in the United States.
Early prints contain a scene in Medeval world where a guest is tortured on a rack. That scene was deleted from television and video.
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