2001: A Space Odyssey

An epic drama of adventure and exploration

Categories: Science Fiction, Mystery, Adventure
Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world's most advanced super computer.
Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1968-04-09
Run time: 149 minute / 2:29
Budget: $10,500,000
Revenue: $68,700,000
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writers: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke.
Production Companies : Stanley Kubrick Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Production Countries: United Kingdom, United States of America

Keir Dullea
as Dr. Dave Bowman
Gary Lockwood
as Dr. Frank Poole
Douglas Rain
as Voice of HAL 9000
William Sylvester
as Dr. Heywood R. Floyd
Robert Beatty
as Dr. Ralph Halvorsen
Sean Sullivan
as Dr. Bill Michaels
Leonard Rossiter
as Dr. Andrei Smyslov
Margaret Tyzack
as Elena
Vivian Kubrick
as Squirt - Floyd's Daughter (uncredited)
Kevin Scott
as Miller
Martin Amor
as Interviewer Martin Amor
Kenneth Kendall
as BBC-12 Announcer
Alan Gifford
as Poole's Father
Ann Gillis
as Poole's Mother
Frank Miller
as Mission Control
Edwina Carroll
as Aries-1B Stewardess
Penny Brahms
as Stewardess
Heather Downham
as Stewardess
Maggie d'Abo
as stewardess
Chela Matthison
as stewardess
Ed Bishop
as Aries-1B Lunar Shuttle Captain
Judy Kiern
as Voiceprint identification girl
Bill Weston
as Astronaut
Glenn Beck
as Astronaut
Mike Lovell
as Astronaut
Daniel Richter
as Moon-Watcher
John Ashley
as Ape
Jimmy Bell
as Ape
David Charkham
as Ape
Simon Davis
as Ape
Jonathan Daw
as Ape
Péter Delmár
as Ape
Terry Duggan
as Ape Attacked by Leopard
David Fleetwood
as Ape
Danny Grover
as Ape
Brian Hawley
as Ape
David Hines
as Ape
Tony Jackson
as Ape
John Jordan
as Ape
Scott MacKee
as Ape
Laurence Marchant
as Ape
Darryl Paes
as Ape
Joe Refalo
as Ape
Andy Wallace
as Ape
Bob Wilyman
as Ape
Richard Woods
as Ape Killed by Moon-Watcher
S. Newton Anderson
as Young Man (uncredited)
Sheraton Blount
as (uncredited)
Ann Bormann
as (uncredited)
Julie Croft
as (uncredited)
Penny Francis
as (uncredited)
Marcella Markham
as (uncredited)
Irena Marr
as Russian Scientist (uncredited)
Krystyna Marr
as Russian Scientist (uncredited)
Kim Neil
as (uncredited)
Jane Pearl
as (uncredited)
Penny Pearl
as (uncredited)
Burnell Tucker
as TMA-1 Site Photographer (uncredited)
John Swindells
as TMA-1 Site Technician #1 (uncredited)
John Clifford
as TMA-1 Site Technician #2 (uncredited)
Stanley Kubrick Producer

Stanley Kubrick Screenplay

Geoffrey Unsworth Director of Photography

Ray Lovejoy Editor

H.L. Bird Sound mixer
Winston Ryder Sound Editor

Arthur C. Clarke Novel
Arthur C. Clarke Screenplay

Victor Lyndon Producer

Brian Johnson Special Effects
Les Bowie Special Effects

Stanley Kubrick Director

James Liggat Casting

Ernest Archer Production Design
Harry Lange Production Design
Anthony Masters Production Design
John Hoesli Art Direction
Robert Cartwright Set Decoration
Dick Frift Construction Coordinator

Costume & Make-Up
Stuart Freeborn Makeup Artist
Graham Freeborn Makeup Artist

Malcolm Stewart Sound Designer

Visual Effects
Stanley Kubrick Visual Effects
Douglas Trumbull Visual Effects