Beautiful movie. It's meaning has only grown with today's age.
over 3 years
I can understand not liking this, but I thought it was heartfelt and smart.
almost 4 years
Could be a smart, great film. Instead, it's poorly written and so very, very long.
almost 5 years
Uncomfortable questions regarding conscience & what makes us human. As emotive as required
over 5 years
A beautiful sci-fi peace, that leaves you intrigued about the possible future of robotics.
over 5 years
Boring and long, lacks a lot but it's OK. Really average. Boring.
over 6 years
Brings up interesting ideas. I liked the film and still think about it. But it's a weird 1
almost 7 years
a serious question is asked in this movie. Should not have been asked with Robin Williams.
This film makes me WEEP. Robin Williams is a perfect human being.
Highly underrated movie. Robin Williams does it again.
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