On October 23, Warner Home Video will launch the first in their new series featuring influential films from some of history’s greatest directors, starting with Stanley Kubrick.
Among the new films, “2001: A Space Odyssey” has been newly remastered and looks to be coming out in HD and Blu-Ray, etc. It’s Kubrick’s dazzling, Academy Award-winning achievement (Special Visual Effects) and stands as an allegorical puzzle on the evolution of man and a compelling drama of man vs. machine. The film was Oscar nominated for Best Director and Best Screenplay.
Whether you should buy it, we leave that up to you, but we’ve given it a good Smack twice in the last year: