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2001: A Space Odyssey

Why Leonardo DiCaprio thinks 2001: A Space Odyssey is essential
Jun 25, 2015

The star of James Cameron's other record-breaking blockbuster considers the sci-fi classic "a spiritual experience."

The Geekender June 12-14: What are you reading/watching/playing?
Jun 12, 2015

From hobbits to superheroes, our writers have a full slate of sci-fi, fantasy and horror to get through this weekend. Check out our picks, and then let us know yours!

Director Steven Soderbergh recuts 2001: A Space Odyssey
Jan 15, 2015

It takes guts and more than a little chutzpah to mess around with a sci-fi classic.

Watch opening for Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey with the original, unused score
Dec 23, 2014

One aspect of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey that made the film so timeless and iconic is the classical music score — but it almost had a very different soundtrack.

Details of the 'lost' prologue to Kubrick's sci-fi classic 2001: A Space Odyssey
Dec 17, 2014

Stanley Kubrick’s iconic 1968 sci-fi film 2001: A Space Odyssey is a beast at well over two hours, but it’d have been a lot longer if the famed director had gone with his original plan.

Watch a 47-year-old 2001: A Space Odyssey trailer featuring rare test footage
Nov 28, 2014

If you take a break from watching the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer on repeat anytime soon, this geeky blast from the past is well worth the time.

Which sci-fi movies do you think you should see before you die?
Nov 17, 2014

Sci-fi movies make up 10 percent of Yahoo!'s list of 100 movies to see before you die, but what about these?

Interstellar to Apollo 13: Reach for the stars in awe-inspiring space exploration supercut
Nov 7, 2014

With Christopher Nolan’s ambitious sci-fi epic Interstellar opening wide this week, it’s the perfect time to be reminded of some of cinema’s greatest space moments.

Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey gets its first brand-new trailer in 40 years
Oct 21, 2014

A new trailer for Stanley Kubrick’s iconic sci-fi masterpiece 2001: A Space Odyssey has been unveiled, nearly 50 years after it was first released in theaters.

Neil deGrasse Tyson can't find anything wrong with at least one sci-fi film
Mar 17, 2014

Neil deGrasse Tyson has a reputation for pointing out scientific errors in Hollywood blockbusters, but even he doesn't find fault with all of them.