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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

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View Poll Results: Who is your favorite character?
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Frank Poole 0 0%
HAL 9000 16 69.57%
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Old Apr 10, 2003, 04:10 PM   #16
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ever been hit upside the head with a big stick???

because you guys r asking for it
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Old Apr 11, 2003, 02:44 PM   #17
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Re: Favorite character

ever had your IP banned from a message board???

because you r asking for it.



HAL kicks ass - HAL's the greatest!

Someone should suggest the chicken sandwich guy, though
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Old Apr 12, 2003, 12:54 PM   #18
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Re: Favorite character

Actually, I'm going with the obelisk. It's that whole 'tall, dark and silent' thing it's got going on - real screen presence. Plus the ability to turn a gas giant into a star, that's a laudable quality for any character to display.

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Old Apr 26, 2003, 09:33 AM   #19
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I definitely love HAL the best. In fact, if he was in more of the movie, it would possibly be one of my favorite Kubrick flicks. I enjoyed it overall anyway, but I was certainly the most intrigued during the Hal portions of the movie.
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Old Jul 1, 2003, 12:41 AM   #20
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Hal added to the fear and suspense of the whole thing. But was almost a second subplot. I love Hal. Best character period.
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Old Apr 12, 2005, 02:12 AM   #21
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You guys should have a look at : www.kubrick2001.com for a flash multimedia movie on the explanantion of 2001. A very interesting and intriguing perspective on this most baffling of movies...

BTW, this is one of my all time favourite movies
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Old May 26, 2005, 05:29 PM   #22
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HAL is one of thoose characters you can never forget. Just an idea of HAL is amazing. If the world ever does get taken over by a bunch of HALs, I wouldn't mind.
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Old Jun 30, 2006, 08:08 AM   #23
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gotta be HAL. Even though he(?) is just a machine, and a very cold and calculating one at that, he was also had a big screen presence that totally dominated over all the other characters, including Dave.

edit -- I was almost welling up when he got unplugged while singing "Daisy: A Bicycle Made For two"

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