Overview

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.

  1. Arthur C. Clarke

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Stanley Kubrick

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Keir Dullea

    Keir Dullea

    Dr. David Bowman

  2. Gary Lockwood

    Gary Lockwood

    Dr. Frank Poole

  3. William Sylvester

    William Sylvester

    Dr. Heywood Floyd

  4. Douglas Rain

    Douglas Rain

    HAL 9000 (voice)

  5. Daniel Richter

    Daniel Richter

    Moonwatcher

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 2, 1968
    G
    Premiere

    Meaning

    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

  • April 10, 1968
    G
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

  • November 20, 2018
    Physical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 29m

Budget $10,500,000.00

Revenue $68,700,000.00

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