Plot – A mission of Soviet and American astronauts is sent to space to look for a lost spaceship and a mysterious monolith which should contain many cosmos mysteries. They find the spaceship they are looking for, but the mission is suddently recalled to Earth because a war between United States and Soviet Union is about to start out.
All actors – Roy Scheider, John Lithgow, Helen Mirren, Bob Balaban, Keir Dullea, Douglas Rain, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Dana Elcar, Taliesin Jaffe, James McEachin, Mary Jo Deschanel, Elya Baskin, Saveliy Kramarov, Oleg Rudnik, Natasha Shneider, Vladimir Skomarovsky, Victor Steinbach, Jan Tríska, Larry Carroll, Herta Ware, Cheryl Carter, Ron Recasner, Robert Lesser, Candice Bergen, Delana Michaels, Gene McGarr, Arthur C. Clarkeshow all
“2010” Quotes 29 quotes
“There's one good thing about a reactionary President, he's not into health foods. Last one, we didn't have lunch, we grazed.”
“HAL was told to lie, by people who find it easy to lie. HAL doesn't know how.”
“- Maxim Brajlovsky: Easy as cake, huh?
- Dr. Walter Curnow: Pie. Easy as pie.”
“- Tanya Kirbuk: I didn't know you brought liquor on board. It is forbidden.
- Dr. Heywood Floyd: You think I'd step foot on this tub sober?”
“- HAL 9000: I understand now, Dr. Chandra. Thank you for telling me the truth.
- Dr. R. Chandra: You deserve it.”
“- Dr. Heywood Floyd: I'd love a hot dog.
- Dr. Walter Curnow: Astrodome. Good hot dogs there.
- Dr. Heywood Floyd: Astrodome? You can't grow a good hot dog indoors. Yankee Stadium. September. The hot dogs have been boiling since opening day in April. Now that's a hot dog.”
“Someday, the children of the new sun will meet the children of the old. I think they will be our friends.”
“Whether we are based on carbon or silicon makes no fundamental difference. We should each be treated with appropriate respect.”
“- HAL 9000: I'm afraid.
- Dave Bowman: Don't be. We'll be together.
- HAL 9000: Where will we be?
- Dave Bowman: Where I am now.”
“Are you sure you're making the right decision? I think we should stop.”
“I do seem to remember a process where you people ask me questions and I give you answers, and then I ask you questions and you give me answers, and that's the way we find out things. I think I read that in a manual somewhere.”
“Your children will be born in a world of two suns. They will never know a sky without them. You can tell them that you remember when there was a pitch black sky with no bright star, and people feared the night.”
“I'm not an astronaut. I'm an engineer. What am I'm doing here?”
“- Dr. Heywood Floyd: How do you feel?
- Dr. Walter Curnow: Ugh. Like shit.”
“- Caroline Floyd: I want to be grown-up and understanding about all this, I really do... I try so hard, but I can't. This won't bring those men back. You've been killing yourself over something you did, or something you didn't do right, and now you're looking for absolution... You know, you could get yourself killed.
- Dr. Heywood Floyd: I'll be...” (continue)(continue reading)
“You'll make somebody a fine wife.”
“- Victor Milson: So, here we are on your actual brink. My agency's going to become a part of the military, I've got a president with his finger poised on the button, and you want me to walk across the park and tell him we want to hitch a ride with those very same Russians. Have I missed anything?
- Dr. Heywood Floyd: That's about it.”
“I'm completely operational, and all my circuits are functioning perfectly.”
“- HAL-9000: Dr. Chandra, will I dream?
- Dr. R. Chandra: I don't know.”
“- Tanya Kirbuk: You think I was wrong to send Max.
- Dr. Heywood Floyd: Doesn't matter what I think.
- Tanya Kirbuk: You think I was wrong.
- Dr. Heywood Floyd: Yep.”