2001: A Space Odyssey

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Can you name the people, places or things associated to the film 2001: A Space Odyssey?

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Year in which the film was originally released?
Director of this film, as well as 'Dr. Strangelove' & 'Eyes Wide Shut'?
Co-writer of the film, he also wrote the sci-fi classic novel 'Childhood's End'?
Short story by the co-writer above on which the movie was based?
Subtitle (and era) of the first section of the film set in ancient Africa?
At the end of a climactic battle in this section, a triumphant apeman tosses what object into the air?
That object, in one of filmdom's most famous edits, switches to a space shuttle run by which real-life (now defunct) airline?
Aboard the shuttle, we meet Dr. Haywood Floyd,
tensely reading a long set of instructions for use of a zero-gravity what?
In a balletic sequence, that shuttle docks to a revolving space station.
What famous classical waltz is heard?
Written by which composer?
On board the space station, Floyd learns he is being sent to a moonbase in this,
the 3rd largest visible moon crater?
On the moon, Floyd investigates an extraterrestrial object known as TMA-1.
What moon crater does the 'T' in TMA stand for?
The movie then jumps 18 months ahead, aboard the Discovery One spaceship approaching which planet?
Which actor plays Dave Bowman, one of the two conscious astronauts on board the ship?
What is the name and number of the computer that runs the ship?
After an incident we won't spoil, Dave removes the computer's memory modules.
What is the last song we hear the computer sing?
Dave leaves the ship and undergoes an almost psychedelic journey, ending up in a bedroom decorated in the style of which French King?
Dave meets older & older versions of himself. On his deathbed he sees the same monolith seen previously on the moon and by the apemen. What color and shape is it?
Dave seems to become a floating glowing giant embryo approaching the Earth.
What name is given to this creature by the author?
Name of the classical music heard during this final sequence and the opening titles?
Tradename for the widescreen process in which the movie was filmed?
Number of Academy Award nominations the film received?
Only category in which it won?
In 1973, which Brazillian composer/arranger had a #2 US hit with music from the movie?
In 1975, seven years after the single's initial release, what David Bowie song, whose title was inspired by this film, reached #1 in England?
In 1976, Marvel Comics published a short-lived adaptation based on ideas from the film. What comic book legend wrote and drew the series?
1984 sequel to the movie?
This actor provided the computer's voice in both movies.

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