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Something from Nothing

One of the things on which Douglas Trumbull has spoken – and lamented – over the years is his mixed feelings about Stanley Kubrick’s seemingly cavalier attitude to the groundbreaking models, sets, and props used for 2001: A Space Odyssey.

This is because after the film wrapped, Kubrick ordered all physical elements, as well as the blueprints be destroyed.

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Dancing in the Sea of Stars

“You’re free to speculate as you wish about the philosophical and allegorical meaning of the film—and such speculation is indication that it has succeeded in gripping the audience at a very deep level—but I don’t want to spell out a verbal road map for 2001 that every viewer will feel obligated to pursue or fear he’s missed the point.” – Stanley Kubrick

Though it remains one of the most impressive films of any type made to date, Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) also remains one of the most debated and contentious films in equal measure – which the sequel, 2010: The Year We make Contact, and Arthur C. Clarke’s further novels have not been able to stem.

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