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2010 : the year we make contact [electronic resource].

Hyams, Peter, (screenwriter,, director of photography,, film director,, film producer.). Scheider, Roy, (actor.). Lithgow, John, 1945- (actor.). Mirren, Helen, (actor.). Balaban, Bob, (actor.). Dullea, Keir, 1936- (actor.). Shire, David, (composer (expression)). Edlund, Richard, 1940- (visual effects provider.). Goldman, Mia, (editor of moving image work.). Mitchell, James, 1929-2010 (editor of moving image work.). Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008 Motion picture adaptation of (work): 2010. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Roy Scheider, John Lithgow, Helen Mirren, Bob Balaban, Keir Dullea. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 116 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Warner Bros., 1984.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Peter Hyams.
Participant or Performer Note:
Roy Scheider, John Lithgow, Helen Mirren, Bob Balaban, Keir Dullea.
Summary, etc.:
In the year 2001, the spaceship Discovery is betrayed by its on-board computer, HAL, while on a mission to Jupiter. Nine years later, with the United States and Russia on the brink of war, the superpowers launch a joint mission to return to the Discovery in 2010: The Year We Make Contact. During the three-year voyage to Jupiter, world war breaks out on Earth, threatening to extend to the spaceship. But the ghostly presence of Dave Bowman (Keir Dullea) of the Discovery crew intervenes, warning that something grand, dangerous and wonderful is about to occur...
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: HAL (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Interplanetary voyages > Drama.
Astronauts > United States > Drama.
Jupiter (Planet) > Drama.
Outer space > Exploration > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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