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I, Robot [2004] (1 disc)
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Director:Alex Proyas
Writer:Akiva Goldsman
Jeff Vintar
Composer:Marco Beltrami
Length:114 minutes
(1 hour 54 minutes)
MPAA Rating:PG-13
Sorting Category:SciFi
IMDB Rating:7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Rating:59%
Amazon Rating:3.5/5 stars
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  • Action
  • Drama
  • Sci-Fi
  • Family
  • Mystery
  • CG
  • Suspense / Horror
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Synopsis: Spooner is asked to investigate the apparent suicide of a robotics leader he had known previously.


Reaction: This movie tries to be a bit more than it is, but on the hypothetical level, it works pretty well.


Personal Rating: 7/10

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Alex Proyas => Director
Akiva Goldsman => Writer
Jeff Vintar => Writer
Marco Beltrami => Composer
Isaac Asimov => Original stories
Aaron Douglas => USR Attorney #1
Adrian Ricard => Granny (as Adrian L. Ricard)
Alan Tudyk => Sonny
Bridget Moynahan => Susan Calvin
Bruce Greenwood => Lawrence Robertson
Chi McBride => Lt. John Bergin
Fiona Hogan => V.I.K.I.
James Cromwell => Dr. Alfred Lanning
Shia LaBeouf => Farber
Will Smith => Del Spooner

Random Trivia For This Title:

  • Wil Wheaton and Emilio Estevez auditioned for the part of Sonny the suspect robot.
  • Dr. Lanning's cat is named Asimov.
  • Although not explicitly stated in the film, V.I.K.I.'s behavior follows what Isaac Asimov called the "Zeroth Law of Robotics" which states that a robot may not harm humanity, or, through inaction, allow humanity to come to harm.