2001: A Space Odyssey

Oscar Winner
Runtime: 141 minutes

Let the Awe and Mystery of a Journey Unlike Any Other Begin

2001: A Space Odyssey is a mystery film released in 1968. It is based on the book "Avon Science Fiction and Fantasy Reader " by Clarke, Arthur C.. . It's the predecessor to the 1984 film 2010. The film stars Keir Dullea as Dr. Dave Bowman, Gary Lockwood as Dr. Frank Poole and William Sylvester as Dr. Heywood R. Floyd. 2001: A Space Odyssey was produced for $11,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $0 in ticket sales and $26,000,000 in rental and home sales.

2001: A Space Odyssey was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in four categories. It won the Oscar for special visual effects . It was also an Oscar nominee for art direction, directing and writing (story and screenplay--written directly for the screen).

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Filming Locations

Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Surrey, England, UK

Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Isle of Harris, Western Isles, Scotland, UK

MGM British Studios, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England, UK

Monument Valley, Arizona, USA

Monument Valley, Utah, USA

South Harris, Western Isles, Scotland, UK

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