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#1039. A.I.: Artificial Intelligence

  • Year: 2001
  • Country: USA
  • Production: British Lion, London, 146m
  • Director: Steven Spielberg
  • Producer: Kathleen Kennedy, Steven Spielberg, Bonnie Curtis
  • Screenplay: Steven Spielberg, from short story by Brian Aldiss
  • Photography: Janusz Kamiński
  • Music: John Williams
  • Cast: Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law, Frances O'Connor, Sam Robards, Jake Thomas, William Hurt
  • Oscar Noms: Best Visual Effects, Best Original Score

Abridged Book Description

Underlying questions such as "What makes us real?" and "Is it the capacity to love and be loved that makes us human?" make this one of the most thought-provoking, and definitely darkest, films of Spielberg's career.