A classic of its genre and a landmark of its media, Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is being released in cinemas this November.
Starting in Leeds and ending in Bracknell next year, you will have the chance to seen what many regard as Kubrick’s crowning achievement on a big screen. innovations in home-cinema not withstanding, the experience of the movie theatre is hard to beat, and for a huge operatic spectacle like 2001.
Even now the film devises opinion, many are offended by the sheer lack of dialogue, which is impressive seeing as the film runs to 141 minutes. Therefore, understandably, those not familiar might well be put off, but the fans will make a rush on their nearest venue(s).
2001: A Space Odyssey will have a 6-day run in Dublin’s Light House Cinema 28th November – 6th December.