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Dr. Frank Poole (Character)
from 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

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Dr. Frank Poole was born in the early 1970s. His mother was a teacher... See more »
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Frank Poole

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  1. ONE: A Space Odyssey (2001) Played by Lindzi Hayward (as Frank Poole)

  2. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) Played by Gary Lockwood

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From 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
[Dave and Frank are inside the pod while HAL looks on. The sound to HAL has been cut]
Dr. Frank Poole: Well, whaddya think?
Dave Bowman: I'm not sure, what do you think?
Dr. Frank Poole: I've got a bad feeling about him.
Dave Bowman: You do?
Dr. Frank Poole: Yeah, definitely. Don't you?
Dave Bowman: [sighs] I don't know; I think so. You know of course though he's right about the 9000 series having a perfect operational record. They do.
Dr. Frank Poole: Unfortunately that sounds a little like famous last words.
Dave Bowman: Yeah? Still it was his idea to carry out the faiure mode analysis experiment. Should certainly indicate his integrity and self-confidence. If he were wrong it would be the surest way of proving it.
Dr. Frank Poole: It would be if he knew he was wrong. Look Dave I can't put my finger on it but I sense something strange about him.
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