DVD  116 mins   IMDB  6.6
PG (Parental Guidance)
2010: The Year We Make Contact
MGM/UA (1984)
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Science Fiction, Thriller, Mystery, Action
USA  /  English

Roy Scheider Heywood Floyd
Keir Dullea Dr. Dave Bowman
John Lithgow Dr. Walter Curnow
Bob Balaban Dr. R. Chandra
Helen Mirren Tanya Kirbuk
Elya Baskin Maxim Brajlovsky
Mary Jo Deschanel Betty Fernandez
Dana Elcar Dimitri Moisevitch
Taliesin Jaffe Christopher Floyd
Saveli Kramarov Dr. Vladimir Rudenko
Robert Lesser Dr. Hirsch
James McEachin Victor Milson
Douglas Rain HAL 9000
Oleg Rudnik Dr. Vasili Orlov
Natasha Shneider Irina Yakunina

Director Peter Hyams
Producer Peter Hyams; Jonathan A. Zimbert
Writer Peter Hyams; Arthur C. Clarke
Cinematography Peter Hyams
Musician David Shire

A joint American-Soviet expedition is sent to Jupiter to discover what went wrong with the U.S.S. Discovery against a backdrop of growing global tensions. Among the mysteries the expedition must explain are the appearance of a huge black monolith in Jupiter's orbit and the fate of H.A.L., the Discovery's sentient computer. Based on a novel by Arthur C. Clarke.

Edition Details
Distributor MGM Home Entertainment
Barcode 027616704627
Region Region 1; Region 2
Release Date 8/25/1998
Packaging Snap Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3)
Fullscreen (4:3, Letterboxed)
Theatrical Widescreen (2.35:1)
Anamorphic Widescreen (2.35:1)
Subtitles English; French; Spanish; Portuguese; English (Closed Captioned)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Surround [French]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Color Closed-captioned Widescreen Dolby
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