"The 9000 series is the most reliable computer ever made. No 9000 computer has ever made a mistake or distorted information. We are all, by any practical definition of the words, foolproof and incapable of error."
- HAL 9000 (voice of Douglas Rain)
"I enjoy working with people."
- HAL 9000
"Open the pod bay doors, Hal."--Dave Bowman (Keir Dullea) "I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."--HAL "What's the problem'"--Dave "I think you know what the problem is just as much as I do."--HAL "What are you talking about, Hal'"--Dave "This mission is too important for me to allow you to jeopardize it."
A space mission that could reveal man?s destiny is jeopardized by a malfunctioning shipboard computer. A dazzling journey that tops them all ? and showed the way for other effects-packed films that followed.