2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
scenes are taken from this film
movie is edited into short comedic clip
This is a documentary about 2001.
Reason: In Strangelove, Major Kong says, "Fire the explosive bolts!" In 2001, the entry hatch sign reads "CAUTION: EXPLOSIVE BOLTS."
wheel space station, several spoiler plot points
This film features the same rotating room, that is in "2001: A Space Odyssey
Mentioned by Mike.
"Open the pod bay doors"
Alec mentions the movie as a preview to next week's show.
The film is mentioned.
VAL computer system
Mentioned by Mike.
"This is kinda like that scene from 2001..."
Film was inspired by 'The Blue Danube' sequence.
A recorded VHS tape of this movie & The Dark Crystal is seen in the TV room.
Mentioned by Mike.
Mentioned by Mike.
Mentioned by Mike.
Talked about by Mike.
"This is so 2001 right now."
The computer TIM is compared to HAL
Referenced by name
When Daniel is given a smartphone, he says,"Just what I always wanted: the monolith from 2001."
HAL and Dave mentioned
It is referenced
Pod references one of HAL-9000's famous lines: "I'm afraid I cannot do that, Sam".
mentioned by Spinelli
Jean-Claude Brisseau says that the staging of a scene in "Exterminating Angels" was an unconscious reference to the film's final scene
mentioned when discussing the sci-fi genre
"Open the pod bay doors, HAL."
"It's just straight up 2001."
Donnie explains to EgoRaptor the meaning of the ending of this movie.
Mentioned by Esposito as an "intellectual sci-fi" movie that he thinks Ryan would like.
Film Brain points out how much Stealth rips off this movie
David Hasselhoff mentions the movie by name.
The famous transdimensional warp is played as Snowflame trips out.
When the Doctor disables the two robots and they power down the start to sing 'Daisy Bell' much as HAL 9000 did when his mind was being disabled
Jim and Neal joke about the computer HAL.
Movie poster in Frank's room
DVD cover shown.
Douglas Trumbull created many of the still stunning images
"Dave" reference by Sweets
Mentioned by Jim Lovell, Ronnie Stronge, and Mary Bennett, plus the title card of the film is shown.
The music from this movie was played in the first Bad Idea segment.
"Leave it to drugs to have the ending of The Great Train Robbery shoot at the ending from 2001."
The movie's opening sequence
Annie says, "Look at '2001.' Did we have a space odyssey?"
Howard mentions HAL.
Mentioned by Douglas Trumbull.
Ebert discusses 2001's influence on Star Wars
Use of Johann Strauss' "The Blue Danube"
"You're not 2001: A Space Odyssey, okay?"
The "Also Sprach Zarathurasa" music plays at the beginning of the game.
A poster on a wall in a sketch
The Blue Danube Waltz is playing during the zero gravity flight, much like in the movie.
Immediately after liftoff, the music that can be heard playing at Mission Control HQ is the Blue Danube. it is the same track from the first glimpse of then futuristic space travel in the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey, another film about an ill-fated mission to Jupiter. At the same time the screenplay was written, by Stanley Kubrick & Arthur C. Clarke, Clarke was writing the book
Critic does the HAL voice for Braniac.
Oancitizen says the book made more sense than the movie.
Roger says that as big a hit as the film was, it was not immediately influential because it was not easy to imitate
The scene in which Chris beats the Rambler to death with a knob, seen from below, and afterwards outstretching his arms triumphantly, resembles that of the ape-man discovering a bone as a weapon, smashing a tapir skeleton and finally raising his arms wildly.
The 2001 A Space Odyssey opening theme is used.
Roger says people tend to forget who starred in the film
Video case is shown.
Roger Ebert mentions the movie.
Iron Liz points out Linkara's AI as being Hal 9000.
Snob points out the theme playing as the derelict approaches the vacuum
Roger Ebert compares "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" (1988) to this film: "a technical breakthrough and a lot of fun both at the same time."
"I'm sorry, Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that."
Video case is shown in a video store.
"It's like if Snoop Dogg directed 2001."
Video case is shown in a video store.
the theme plays
The theme is played
The Helicarrier computer starts to say 'I'm afraid I can't do that, Dave'
Monolith in the final scene.
An hommage to Douglas Trumbull's star gate sequence
The opening of Rarity's second fashion show references the main theme from this movie.
A Japanese poster of this movie was on display at the theater.
Nerd -"Don't rust anything called Hal"
Referenced episode title
"...which looks like the last ten minutes of 2001"
Movie title parodies 2001: A Space Odyssey
James compares the trippy outer space sequence to one scene in this movie.
A poster of the movie was shown among the mentioning of 60's Sci-Fi.
Movie referenced in this episode.
DVD case is shown.
Mentioned in documentary
Volker mentions "Also Sprach Zarathustra" as his favorite piece of music, and everyone refers to it as the theme from 2001.
Fargo appears as the starchild in the space capsule.
The famous phrase, "Open the pod bay door, HAL" is repeated several times.
Science fiction relation. Isaac takes down the A.I computer system while being asked to stop similar to the character in 2001 as he disables a very similar A.I system in a similar enviornment that involves crawling through small spaces.
Dr. Doofenshmirtz says that the crabs on his island are "getting all Kubricky" in their adulation of his "De-Evolutionator" device, which comes to resemble the "2001" monolith to them.
Bridgette wants to watch it
One of Tim's professor's names is Clarke, after author Arthur C. Clarke, co-writer of 2001: A Space Odyssey featuring the HAL 9000 computer which heavily influenced Motorvader's appearance and personality.
Pod 2001 is a reference to the title of this movie.
Pete: Well, sitting in a windowless room for ten years playing Monopoly with HAL. What could go wrong?
Discussing the signal, Eli quips, "Could be a black monolith orbiting a planet."
The Nostalgia Critic says that Henry is like Hannibal and HAL-9000's spawn.
The Nostalgia Critic says that Billy and Jimmy's vehicle might as well have HAL 9000 in it.
The 4th dimension is depicted as the colours peered into in this film. Also, the monolith and the Discovery are seen in the ship graveyard, and two astronauts dressed like the ones in the movie step out of the whale at the end.
Abed compares himself to HAL 9000.
Subject of a $1,200 clue in the category "At the Ancient Roman Cineplex"
Jeff remarks that Abed has "gone from lovable Johnny Five to evil HAL."
Mentioned by Kristian Schmid in a segment on Barbarella's opening credits as having nothing on Barbarella.
Poster in Ryota's apartment.
Armand mentions the title.
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Acting the Part"
The answer to Gene Siskel's trivia question.
Siskel and Ebert discuss how 2001 changed the sci-fi genre
James Cameron says the movie influenced him
"By the way this is a 2001 parody"
a Jeopardy! round category is titled "2001: A Sports Odyssey"
Category titles "'Hal'", "2001" and "I'm Sorry Dave"
When the car drives of the road it floats across the screen in slow-motion to the sound of The Blue Danube Waltz, similair to space sequences in 2001.
referenced in clue in "iPod, YouTube or Wii" category
In his stand-up routine, Robin Williams mentions something about HAL-9000.
The theme music is played when Gerrard Gosens demonstrates his interpretation of the Moonwalk.
The injured Claptrap's rambling speech about knowing a little song, then singing "Daisy Bell," is a reference to the scene in "2001: A Space Odyssey" where Dave Bowman shuts down HAL the computer.
When EDI (an AI) suggests giving her control of the ship to escape the Collectors, Joker tells her "If you start singing 'Daisy Bell' I'm done!" This is a reference to the last moments of the homicidal HAL computer.
Huey mentions he loves the movie and became facinated with A.I.s because of the movie.
HAL's personality is based on HAL from the movie
Sheila the Tank says, "I'm scared, Dave," and starts singing "Bicycle Built for Two" a.k.a. "Daisy"
Mark refers to the boiler as "HAL", the computer from this.
correct response in "Sci-Fi Movies by Character" category
Al explains that we have as much chance fully understanding how the brain works as we do the last twenty minutes of this movie.
K.A.R.R. says "I'm sorry, Blossom. I'm afraid I can't do that," just like HAL says "I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."
When the Terries find the road blocked by big concrete blocks, Lucy says "This is just like that Space Odyssey thing."
NASA ship is named "Odyssey", The eye on the drones looks like HAL 9000, The Tet is similar to the monoliths, Sally and HAL have many similar traits
Floating pens in a number of scenes reference the iconic introduction to zero gravity in 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Poster on the wall of Toal's office at police HQ.
The voice of Davids computer greets him with: "Hello, Dave!" just like HAL-9000.
Scientist working on satellite dishes is listening to Sprach Zarathustra on his headphones - a direct reference to the classic science fiction film.
"Also Sprach Zarathustra" plays as the Pirate Captain unveils Polly at the science competition.
Shockwave's line "I'm afraid I can't let you do that" is a reference to HAL. Both of these characters have some simular traits as well.
An injured C.A.R. sings a few bars from "Bicycle Built for Two," a la HAL 3000's death scene
In segment 'Celebreties' Jiggs (La Mona Chita, played by Joaquín Reyes) the male chimp who played Cheeta in the Tarzan movies throws a bone into the air.
ending scene shutting down tv's mimicks shutting down HAL.
Mike tells KITT he sounds like HAL from movie
Opening of the first chapter with the stars exploding and imploding is a homage of a kind to the stargate scene in 2001.
Hank jokingly asks Ronny if the title of his next film will be '2069: A sit on my face odyssey'.
They come out of the movie theater after watching the movie
Colbert says that his new financial advisor is HAL, and in a supposed phone conversation between Colbert and HAL, lines from 2001: A Space Odyssey are played.
Jakob Stegelman mentions the film in his review of Spore
Psychedelic effects like the ones in this movie appear when the characters (seem to) travel in time.
Black monolith appears in front of apes 1 million years in the past
In Cave Girl Squad, using the alien in the second scene causes a monolith to appear while Strong Bad hums the movie's theme music
When Tyler mentions his computer, a character in 1973 jokingly asks if he means like HAL in 2001: A Space Odyssey
Sheldon describes the rock-climbing wall as monolithic, and half expects hominids learning tools around it.
Also Sprach Zarathustra is heard as Tracey 'goes up into space'
The poster appears on the movie theater even though the title is changed to "2011: A Space Odyssey".
The opening sequence is a reference to the space exteriors in 2001.
Pete, dressed as the chicken, hatches from the egg as "Thus Spake Zarathustra" plays.
When the spaceship is destroyed at the beginning of the game, Sam & Max listen to the AI onboard the spaceship say, "Spaceship destroyed, but I still have the greatest enthusiasm and confidence in the mission."
The talking "Central device" thing from the spaceship is based on HAL 9000.
GERTY is a HAL-like computer with a calm voice
Roque calls a laptop computer Hal.
Homer sitting in the bubble closely resembles the starchild.
"Throw me a bone." Music cue resembles "Also Sprach Zarathustra".
GLaDOS's erratic, and possibly insane, behavior is very similar to HAL9000's unravelment, especially when she starts to try to destroy the protagonist...
The visual effects (close-up shot of a blinking eye, psychedelic colors changing with each blink, the colored landscapes, the spectrum effects and the 'star'-like shapes) prior to the plane-crash are all references to the 'star-gate' scene.
Flynn's residence is based on the white room where Bowman ages.
Leonard has its posters in his room.
In "Cliffhangers", the left-hand "screen" picture in the cardboard spaceship and center "eye" when Space Captainface is on screen are from this movie
Red eye computer versus humans trying to prevent it from listening in but computer uses lip reading; guy who removes parts from omnipotent computer is named "Bowman"
The HAL institute for insane robots is named after HAL, the computer from this film.
the first movie I ever watched in a cinema
Comparing the end of The Crazy Cartoon III not making any sense to 2001: A Space Oddysey not making any sense
Documentary about the making of the movie
Dan references HAL in the tanning booth, in a reference to the Pod Bay Doors argument.
"Star Gate" sequence
Street address number for central location is 2001. Stanley Kubrick is director Brad Mays' favorite filmmaker.
Holando the Computer is a talking self-aware red light in a spaceship (inspired by HAL)
mentioned by Mac
The title is spoofed in that it is now, "1999: A Popcorn Odyssey".
Black monoliths involving a step on human evolution
characters Georg and Vroni go see it together and discuss it
Monkeys gather around a giant black stone slab.
The subplot regarding AUTO (who resembles HAL) features many scenes from 2001. For instance, 'Thus Spake Zarathustra' as the captain is taking his first steps, and the air compression chamber that WALL-E and EVE must pass through.
referenced near the end of the film
When watching a lighter in a dryer, the narrator says it's very spacy in a Kubrick kind of way while classical music is played in the background. Then in a HAL style voice he says he can see how upset Adam is.
Paris says the film would be good inspiration for a party theme.
Harald Lesch & Wilhelm Vossenkuhl refer to "2001: A Space Odyssey" when they talk about artificial intelligence
It is a promotional piece for this film.
Fred mentions HAL the computer.
R.I.P.L.E.Y listens in on conversations via lip-reading just like HAL does in 2001.
Fargo calls S.A.R.A.H. "Hal". Also, the computer says: "I'm afraid, I can't do that." when it refuses to set the humans free.
A Spanish poster for this movie is prominently featured in the background.
Didi says "Ok Tommy, open the pod bay door!" before spoon-feeding him.
Tommy asks if some people want to go watch the directors cut of this film in the cinema which he says is "Longer in the middle... I'm just curious as to how that's physically possible"
A send-up of "Thus Spake Zarathustra" is heard as Dee Dee plays with Dexter's planetarium.
Strauss' Blue Danube is played by an out-of-tune marching band in preparation for celebration of the Challenger launch.
As Dexter begins to shut down his computer, it asks him, "What are you doing, Dexter?"
When Kevin shows the videotape to his nerdy sci-fi loving friends.
Same ending shot.
Referenced on Dr. Erhardt's list of movies
When Nick introduces Wayne to Hal, Wayne repsonds "9000" as in the movie computer.
The camera eye of the lab robot is very reminicent of HAL's.
The dorks stare at a piece of Sydney's underwear as "Thus Spake Zarathustra" plays.
Both feature australopithecine-type hominids being hunted by a predatory cat (Leopard or Dinofelis), being chased away from their homes by rival groups, feeding off a dead animal (Tapiar or Zebra), and the use of a bone or stick as a weapon. Also, in the book for 2001: A Space Odyssey, the leopard is killed by the hominids, and in Walking with Beasts the australopithecines rise up against the dinofelis and chase it away.
The video uses "Also Sprach Zarathustra" in an obvious nod to this film.
Referenced by name
The title for the mission "1969-A Space Odyssey"
It is listed as one of the "sweded" movies.
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Cha-ka, Sa, and Ta are drawn to a pylon and touch it like the primitive men did with the Monolith while the three moons are in alignment and crescent.
Black monoliths involving a step on human evolution.
Homer's belly is slowly expanding to the tune of 'Also Sprach Zarathustra'.
Joe: "You read our lips, like a computer?"
Joel: Open the pod bay door, Hal.
Crow andTom make the ominous noises of object in 2001
"I think It's a starchild"
Joel: "Play the theme music from '2001: A Space Odyssey.'"
Tom hums "Thus Spake Zarathustra."
Servo: "That was in '2001: A Space Odyssey,' too, I think."
Joel mentions, during a special effects sequence, that "The Green Slime" was made the same year as 2001.
Crow: Hey, HAL is reading your lips.
The famous black rectangle "mystery object" from this movie can be seen floating in space but it has an "out of order" sign on it.
One of the things that can be seen floating is a book labeled 2001
Servo hums the theme during his planetarium show.
"Thus Spoke Zarathustra" hummed
The music used as the characters enter the internet.
Crow: (as HAL 9000) What are you doing, Dave?
Same classical music heard during spaceflight
"Also Sprach Zarathustra" is heard when the aliens appear
dramatic intro to Pfizer with Thus Spoke Zarathustra playing
Professor's eyes reflecting the passing colours in the vortex.
The mental instute is named the HAL Institute after HAL from 2001: A Space Odyssey
Bender floats through space much like a scene in this film to music from the film.
COS is a homage to HAL 9000. When Mulder slips the diskette into the drive at the end, COS even says "What are you doing, Brad?"
Nottingham saying "Good afternoon, gentlemen" after his "rebirth" is similar to when HAL says it in this movie. Curiously, this episode stars Keir Dullea, who played Dave in this movie.
Jack: "Welcome to Jack 2001: A Space Odyssey"
"Ever see the first ten minutes of 2001: A Space Odyssey?"
the problem light looks like the eye of HAL
Val mentions movie by name
when Plucky and Buster wind up back in prehistoric times, there are several apes beating the ground with bones like in the beginning of the movie
IRV starts singing "Daisy" after Selma erases his storage, just like HAL after he was disabled.
The malfunctioning rebellious computer says, in a soft male voice, "I'm afraid I can't do that," in the same context.
deactivation of a "mad" computer in the same fashion
The shot filmed from inside the freezer of people looking in and talking about it, plus the music. Quote "Almost as though it's self-aware".
The shot of a paper spinning up into the sky is just like the shot of the bone thrown by a chimp thrown into the sky.
When acting like an ape, Stan picks up a bone and the music cue from this movie plays.
Sledge refers to the ATM as HAL 9000
Nate mimics HAL 9000 when joking with his brother David ("I sense you're not being completely honest with me, Dave")
the scene with Lisa in the bubble
Homer's hallucination while sitting in the vibrating recliner resembles the "stargate" sequence animation from 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Nick Winters opens his act with a vocal interpretation of "Also Sprach Zarathustra" or as he calls it, '20.01'
Referenced by Gobey in Jarret's room
Diana reads two criminal's lips while they conspire in a parked car, exactly as HAL 9000 does in 2001.
Crow: This is almost as good as 2001...nails driven into your eyes!
Crow: "Open the pod bay door, HAL."
Characters reference the musical score
Tom Servo quotes Hal 9000 while his voice box was changing.
Crow: (to a computer) Hey, HAL why don't you go on break, huh?
Tom (as HAL 9000): "I'm afraid I can't do that, Dave."
"I can see you're really upset about this, Dave"
Servo sings the "Also sprach Zarathustra" theme.
Mike mentions that William Sylvester was in this movie
Tom (as a red light appears on the spaceship): "Hey, it's HAL!"
Crow: Hey, there's a monolith outside!
Kermit tells the monkey writers they can touch the monolith
"Open the pod bay door, HAL"
The music of Kelly's "Sheos" movie is "Also sprach Zarathustra". A spinning shoe on a string mimics the revolving space station in "2001".
MPU has a red one eye-camera and dysfunctions, much like the HAL-9000..
Johnny sings, "Daisy, Daisy," right before he loses his intelligence like HAL's "death" scene.
The bizarre colors appearing as reality falls apart come from this movie
When handling a heavy book, Christopher declares it "the monolith from 2001."
the "star baby" scene is referenced
The space station is based off of the one in this movie.
Freakazoid finds himself looking at Dave in the hotel room with the monolith. Dave askes Freakazoid where the bathroom is, but Freakazoid doesn't know.
A take from the movie is shown during the Quantum Freak montage opening.
Referenced by name
Pilot says "I'm sorry John. I cannot do that."
When the frog raises the gold ball up out of the well, "Also Sprach Zarathustra" plays.
Kerry's voice on the computer is refered to as HAL.
The part of Duckman traveling into another dimension with the healing crystal, then finding himself lying in a hotel bed as an old guy pointing at his own grave stone is a direct take from the movie.
Loretta the Super Computer sings Daisy like HAL did.
Mentioned by James Cameron.
Dogbert says Dilbert's shower sounds like "The computer from that stupid movie "Something Something: A Space Odyssey"
Max says "Say good night HAL" to the Hoverdrone
ALEX 7000 and HAL 9000 are very much alike.
ALEX 7000 and HAL 9000 are very much alike.
ALF plays the theme music to the film.
Musical reference when Murdock pops up from the hood of a car
"Also Sprach Zarathustra" plays during the rocket scene
The OnStar styled assistant speaks in a robotic tone and says "I'm afraid I can't do that"
"The Blue Danube" plays as the flies float in zero gravity
Many references during the film: Old man in a white room, the spaceship design.
Tom calls a computer "HAL"
Referenced by name
When Peter Baynam refers to a scene from The Simpsons, he says it's like Space Odyssey.
David Sereda: "2001 was a real space odyssey for me."
Title mentioned by Steven Spielberg
the scene where Steve 'meets' himself is a reference to the famous last scene in 2001
when Itchy and Scratchy are on the moon, "Also Sprach Zarathustra" plays.
"Also Sprach Zarathustra," by Richard Strauss is playing when Dr. Rick Marshall gives his "Tachyons" presentation to school children. And the scene when the trio of protagonists first encounter Chaka and the "primitive apes" pays homage to the infamous opening scene in Kubrik's 2001
beginning of the movie is reference to the space ballet in '2001: Space Osyssey' - the same music, the same spaceship
mentioned in dialogue
one of the movies in a collage
In "Invisibility", one of the Tandy's displayed comments is one of the movie's lines: "My mind is going. I can feel it."
Henry sings the song "Daisy" with this daughter when saying that he has no control over going away
The Discovery's EVA pod can be seen in the garbage freighter's junkyard.
Both the scene where Mace, Capa and Harvey jet from airlock to airlock is almost identical to the scene in 2001 where Dave does the same thing, and the part where Icarus 2s voice starts to deepen and slow when the cores are pulled out is very reminiscent of HAL singing "A Bicycle Made for Two" as Dave turns him off.
movie in 'Scotty's Favorites' section
Tom and Jerry run into a monolith emitting similar noises as the one in 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Funnybone tells the computer to open "pod bay doors" twice in the movie. Also, the Computer keeps refering to Sir Funnybone as "Dave", and at one point even quoted "I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that". Furthermore, the computer's name, PAL, rhymes with HAL, the name of the computer from 2001: A Space Odyssey
Daniel is introduced as "Also Spach Zarathustra" plays
Dave's apartment is made to look like the spacestation in 2001, and "Dave" is also the name of the person who switches off HAL the robot in the original film.
The TEC-XX character.
computer voice (that sounds like HAL) calmly says things like "I can't do that, Charlie."
The astronaut sequence resembles Dave Bowman in the Star Gate sequence
At about 58 minutes into the theatrical version, Dr. Manhattan stands alone in his room after Laurie had left. His room looks remarkably similar in design and appearance to that of Dr. Bowman during the "Through Space and Time" sequence of 2001: A Space Odyssey (right before the "Star Child" sequence).
The line "I'm scared Dave, will I dream? Daisy....Daisy..."
Same line of Dialogue: "My god, it's full of stars."
Mentioned in documentary on robots. Still photos shown.
The playing of the Blue Danube Waltz during the surgery montage is a direct reference to Stanley Kubrick (and 2001), a fact Spurlock confirms in the audio commentary on the DVD. He says that it was his "little homage to probably his favorite American filmmaker".
Echos of Hal in distress and of David Bowman after entering the monolith
Harvey's death scene ripped right out of it.
the Blue Danude theme during the zero-G sequence
when talking about sci-fi movies, "Space Odyssey" is mentioned
EDI's voice and manner is an homage to 2001's Hal 9000, another computer in the future that goes haywire.
Rotating ring space station, spaceship flyby, crew in suspended animation, undisclosed mission objective
the woman in the park compares indigo children to the 'child in the movie 2001, with his eyes wide open'
Explicitly referenced by one of the characters when speaking on the phone
Hideo Kojima mentions the influences of 2001 on MGS' story (Otacon and Snake's real names being Hal and Dave).
Mentioned by Tom Mankiewicz.
Tunnel going through space with psychedelic lights
Features "Blue Danube" as the space-travel music, like in the movie - quite obvious
The film's soundtrack is tossed at zombies.
When Snake reveals his real name, Dave, to Hal, he says, "Hal and Dave? That's a good one. Maybe we should take a trip to Jupiter."
The monolith can be seen in the final level of the game
referenced as part of the documentary
"It's like that HAL 9000 computer in that movie 'Space Odyssey 2001'."
Hal the computer sings "A Bicycle Built For Two" at the end of his life.
Poster on Steven's wall
In the heart attack dream sequence, Peter's white glowing face references the Star Child in space. The Blue Danube is played as well.
In a space shot is "An der schönen, blauen Donau" playing
in the plane, when there is no gravity, everything starts to float. in a slow motion sequence lois lane grabs a floating pen.
mentioned in the documentary
The Sequence where Juni is thrusted toward the virtual game world is reminiscent to the Stargate Sequence
A home pregnancy test is compared to a spaceship from 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Stone-age man looks at obelisk while classic music plays.
The animals react to the hedge in a similar way as the apes (from 2001) react to the monolith. And the hedge is filmed in a very similar way as the monolith as well.
They speak about it.
Reference: Mentions / Discusses
Mark Hoppus mentions it by name.
The shot of a casino chip being tossed into the air and turning into an antacid tablet echoes a famous moment from this film.
The room of pod craft that Bob runs through is the same as the pod bay on the Discovery in that movie. Also, the device that Mirage places in Bob's cubicle projects onto his face like the computer does to Dave's face.
the villain Hal is named after HAL 9000
Dialog and editing sequence when Denis shows the wedding home video
It is referenced.
Similarity of moonbase design
Movie poster in Alex' bedroom
The scene with Chris arriving at the stadium in a helicopter references the opening credits scene from 2001.
Referenced by title
mentioned by character
Referenced by name
The opening scenes mimic the opening strains of "Thus Spoke Zarathustra" and include a close-up of blinking eye with reflection.
The space stations look the same
voices mess is similar to 2001's monolith discover scene
One of the characters, who is an actor, is called Hal, as all other character that are actors are references to computers; Hal refers to the HAL 9000 from 2001: A Space Oddyssey. (See also: the trivia section.)
In the second episode Duke ends up on the Moon, where he battles his way to an excavation site with the dark monolith from the film. Also the music from the film is referenced here.
music during intro to Robosaurus
Shot of knife thrown into air is identical to shot of the bone in 2001. It has the exact timing and cuts
Colourful mind (or is it space?) trip.
Ovomorphus' eye is similar to HAL, and similar POV shots are used.
Photos from the film are shown.
The scene where Derek and Hansel try to turn on the apple computer.
Poster visible in Picard's apartment with french title "2001 l'odyssée de l'espace".
A picture of Dave Bowman is visible in Jip's bedroom.
Characters named David and Hal.
The music Thus Spoke Zarathustra overlaps with the image of Phillip Seymore Hoffman pacing next to the old man in the immaculate white bed, similar to the bedridden Dave at the end of "2001".
Large banner at studio entrance shows title.
essentially a rehash of the plot, with several scenes having direct counterparts
The scene which Piccolo enters the Big Gete Star resembles the star gate sequence in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Robert mentions Hal 9000,
Sounds of Dave's pod as he tries to rescue Frank are used in the scene where Clooney speaks to the (very) senior partner.
The match cut of the red bag filled with stolen money to the red phone falling into its place is an hommage to Kubrick's famous shot
Title seen on a theater's marquee.
When Obi-Wan and pregnant Padme arrive at the moon like planet at the end of the film, we see two people in spacesuits watching Obi-Wans space ship land. Just like two astronauts watch the moon landing of Dr. Heywood Floyt in 2001.
One of the capsules from this film is seen in Plato's junkyard.
Minor characters named Bowman and Kaminsky.
The red chairs in the space ship are also seen in the space-station lounge in 2001: A Space Odyssey.
The Monolith, as a sign of a new land to discover... pioneer... just as Moon or Jupiter, or Insectopia..
During the opening, when Buzz Lightyear steps on the floating steps, they play the five opening notes of "Also Sprach Zarathustra", a piece of music made famous by this movie.
depiction of the Grand Staircase ceiling (waltz playing in background)
The interior design of Macanudo's bedroom seems to refer to the last scene's of Stanley Kubrick's movie
In the Pheonix, Riker talks about the Moon in the 24th century, he mentions Tyco City, Tyco is the crater where the first monolith is found in 2001. The system used to release the Enterprise's deflector dish is labeled "AE35", this is the name of the part replaced by Poole and Bowman in 2001, and that part controls the antenna dish.
"Good Morning, Dave" startup message on David's computer
Grace refers to the Doctor as "Dr. Bowman", a reference to David Bowman, the main astronaut in 2001. Like Bowman, the Doctor proceeds to carefully disassemble a computer.
space scenes with classical music.
mentioned as a landmark of 1968
Heywood and Floyd are the names of two Shawshank inmates. Heywood Floyd was a character in this film.
"Thus Spake Zarathustra" soundtrack; Lewis's father (Mr. Skolnick, Jamie Cromwell) proclaims, "Behold, the Nerd Child!"
Video case is shown in a video store.
Upon arriving over New York City, Professor Neweyes instructs his assistant, stating "You may open the pod bay doors."
Simon Phoenix says to the kiosk at 24:50, "Come on HAL, where are the guns?"
Shot of sunrise over the orb of the Earth & the space shuttle, with "Zarathustra" playing in the background.
"Dawn of Man" excerpt visible on one of the TV's @ 01:09:15
Poster in the mall
ship looks very similar to the pods
Penn compares the airport metal detector to HAL 9000
Reference to saucer crash site as "TMA-1" (Tycho Magnetic Anomaly)
Video case is shown in a video store.
At the end a Star Child-like glowing fetus, representing the tree/the city's memories, appears.
As David Basner is shown his new office with a window, the staff is humming like the score, when the apemen discover the monolith.
Monolith near Jupiter during Howard's space trip
guy hums "Thus Spake Zarathustra" as he dramatically opens a door
In the opening sequence, Aram Khachaturyan's 'Ballet Suite Gayaneh' playing as a spacecraft is seen crossing outer space is a reference to '2001' 's Discovery at the very beginning of segment 'Jupiter Mission 18 Months Later'.
An alien sees a monolith-like object on a road sign, while "2001"-style music plays.
The device in Doc Brown's lab that Marty plugs his guitar into is labeled "CRM-114", which was the name of the message decoder on the B-52 in Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964), and the serial number of the Jupiter explorer in 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), both directed by Stanley Kubrick.
When the giant ice walls open, a few notes from Also Sprach Zarathustra play
at the start of the film the worlds first lonely guy is introduced; he is a caveman/moonwatcher type, and a synth version of the 2001 theme is played.
The film's poster can be seen briefly in the junkyard scene
music (also sprach zarathustra) during astronaut sketch
A poster is displayed outside of the theater.
During the Chicago police chase sequence near the end, there are shots of the Bluesmobile and the brothers that resemble the climax of 2001 when Dave travel through the monolith and through the tunnel of colors and he and his space craft and the speed in which he travels almost matches shot by shot.
H.R. Giger mentions 2001: A Space Odyssey
Luke and Sally pass by the movie poster and buy tickets for it
The disco place Tony frequently goes is named "2001 Odyssey"
The movie is mentioned in a conversation
Movie poster can be seen
At the impromptu press conference when Stiller is talking about the computer becoming autonomous, The Blue Danube (a piece of music usually associated with Kubrick's film) is playing in the background.
The movie starts with the narrator saying : First, "Birth of a Nation". Then, "Gone with the Wind". "2001: A Space Odyssey". "Love Story". "See You Next Wednesday". And now ... Schlock !
uses the same ape suit as this film
use of "The Blue Danube" in a scene involving motion of a vehicle and points of light in black space
The famous music score of 2001 is used
Soundtrack LP prominently placed in record store
Simon plays this film's theme in his record player
A photograph showing spacecraft from the movie can be seen.
Several clips from the movie are shown.
compares sci-fi special effects to those in Alien
Linkara discusses the movie and reviews the comic adaptation
film clip shown
Clips are shown
another film directed by Stanley Kubrick
Clips of mistakes shown
Title card used.
Climax of the film was shown.
The scene of the apes and the monolith.
Footage of the film is included.
Clip of ape tossing bone into the air
clips are shown during David Poland's segment
A clip is shown. Tom Hanks says he has seen this movie in a theater about 30 times.
The first movie that made Gene Siskel think of the movies as an art form. Clips of the "Dawn of Man" sequence and the pre-intermission scene are shown.
likens the stations in the comic to the one in this movie
clips when discussing artificial intelligence
features clips of rotating space station when discussing artificial gravity
Clip shown during intro: Space station spins above Earth.
HAL is one of the Critic's finalists
Simon, Sam and Frida watch this movie.
The Critic has a clip of this movie in the background after hearing the line "I'm not a chicken, you're a turkey!"
Clips are shown.
A food related clip from the movie is shown.
"Learning History Through Film" segment
This film is #1 on the "Sci-Fi" list.
mentioned numerous times
many clips shown
This film is #15 on the list.
Documentary about the making of the movie
One of the movies shown.
This film is #47 on the list.
Footage of the movie was shown.
Part or all of the trailer is shown and discussed.
The quote "Open the pod bay doors, HAL." is #78 on the list.
Clips from the film is showed during the show
HAL 9000 is #13 on the "Villains" list.
It shows a clip on the TV of 2001 just before he makes the chocolate appear on the Television.
scenes are featured in this special effects special
This film is #40 on the list.
last film in movie
This film is #22 on the list.
A clip is shown on the television at the hospital.
still frames in the prologue
The G.P.S. is a spoof of the HAL 9000
Security system in Ellen's dream sounds like HAL.
Spoofed in the humping robot segment
A parody/homage scene of a space shuttle unfolding itself over the orb of the Earth, with "Zarathustra" playing in the background.
"Calculon as HAL 9000"
doorbell: "My God! It's full of geezers!"
The ending is spoofed in "Mommy Can You Hear Me?"
Jeff's halluncination after being sprayed by "monkey gas" is a spoof of the ending sequence of "2001: A Space Odyssey," including the study group table representing the monolith.
Take-off on HAL the computer
Spoofed in the "World's First Txt Msg" segment
Footage of satellites in space set to The Blue Danube, and including a floating bone.
The minion speaks in HAL 9000's voice, and even has a single bright red light
The "Our Final Space Cartoon, We Promise" segment and other episode bumpers spoof "2001: A Space Odyssey."
"2010: A Porn Odyssey".
In segment "Pedro Duque presenta Muchachada Nui".
The evil coffee maker named CAL was a direct parody of HAL 9000 from this movie
HAL's red eye is a homage to this movie, as is the struggle between the Gamer and HAL
The line "I'm afraid I can't do that Nora." is lampooning the famous line, "I'm afraid I can't do that Dave."
The Space Station that Jimpei was in resembles the one from this movie.
As the Axiom goes into hyperspace, the streaming light display and the way it reflects off Burn-E's screen mimic the Stargate sequence.
Coming soon: "2001 - The Sexy Enhanced Version" with Playboy Cybergirl Robin Bain
Play on the title
As the stereo plays "Also Sprach Zarathustra", the guys act like the apes finding the monolith.
lots of funny references: Sasshi buying a tiny black monolith/Sasshi in ape form using a bone as a club/Sasshi dying and being reborn as an "astral fetus"/psychedelic imagery and so on.
Opening Homage spoofed 2001
Non-gravity scene set to "The Blue Danube".
Ultrabot 3000 is a spoof of HAL 9000.
The famous "monkey and the monolith" scene gets spoofed
Auto's red-light eye and ship-controlling personality parallel that of HAL9000.
C.A.R. imitates HAL 3000 in order to keep the Daring family from using it's air conditioning system
The black monolith appears in the very last scene
Includes the monolith, Hal, and a tribe named after Stanley Kubrick
It is one of the "sweded" movies. Also, video case is shown.
There's an animation of a caveman throwing a bone into the air that turns into a space station and ultimately drops on his head.
the unveiling of the Leather Buddy as "Also Sprach Zarathustra" plays
The computer device in the truck says "I'm afraid I can't let you do this, Red!"
The closeup of Dr. Forrester and TV's Frank's lips mimicks a scene from the movie.
Chuck sings the theme song while planting the flag, his ship is called "Odyssey" and resembles a compressed Discovery.
Many scenes in pre-historic times directly spoof that of the apes learning in the 1st 20 minutes of this movie. The music also is spoofed.
when the computer hologram Syntax is breaking down, he says "I feel funny, Dave. Daisy, Daisy, give me your answer do..."
Gary and Wyatt discuss the danger of the supercomputer, while it tries to read their lips
Tim and Daisy's rapid conversation inside the cupboard mimicks Frank and Dave's inside the pod, even down to lighting and ambient sound
Daisy approaching the big cardboard box is a spoof of the man approaching the big black box, similar music plays too.
MOE 2000 is a parody of HAL 9000, and the ending of the episode parodies the film.
Kyle travels inside the huge Cartman computer blob to shut him down. It's exactly like the scene from this movie where they try to shut down Hal from inside.
Kyle briefly appears in the form of the space baby from this movie
The entire 2nd segment is a parody of this. The Hal computer in control of the house takes over and tries to kill Homer, he has the same camera eyes and then they have to shut down the computer's brain in the same way.
The couch gag shows the galaxy while the famous 2001 music is heard.
Spoofed in the "Deep Space Homer" clip
Spoofed during the couch gag
Santa's Little Helper's Duff TV commercial features a space station and music from "The Blue Danube."
The opening scene is a shorter animated version of The Dawn of Man part from 2001.
Spoofs that famous slo-mo moment from "2001" with Strauss's "Also Sprach Zaratustra" fanfares: Homer jumps into air simultaneously undoing his belt and pants to land onto a sofa in front of Lenny's new hi-def plasma TV (all in slo-mo!) with Strauss' fanfares score.
Many scenes including part of the itchy & scratchy episode, the scene of Homer floating in space eating chips to classical music and the end scene where Bart throws a marker pen into the sky for it to cut to a Fox satellite in space.
In this episode, Homer has bought a satellite dish and started watching satellite TV all day long. It shows how the beam from his dish reaches a satellite where a team of monkeys use wire connectors (like at old telephone stations) to connect various channels. Everything happens with a spectacular space backdrop (Earth, space) and Johann Strauss's The Blue Danube Waltz, all like in "2001."
Caveman scene is spoofed.
Parodies the plotline of the emotional computer trying to take over the ship and kill its inhabitants
The GAL 9000 computer spoofs HAL 9000 and "2001: A Space Odyssey."
Fran pretends she's an astronaut, with "Also Sprach Zarathustra" playing in the background.
The ending is a parody of 2001's ending.
In a Gilliam's cartoon, there's a planets' alignment to the helmet of an anti-riot policeman, with "Also spracht Zarathustra" theme
Just before Al smashes the computer with a sledgehammer, it asks "What are you doing, Al?"
Peg and Kelly discover a microwave oven. They circle it in amazement, just like the apes circled the monolith in '2001', accompanied by the same music, 'Also sprach Zarathustra' by Richard Strauss.
Fry's coffin floating in space is made to look like the black cuboid of this film, when Leela opens it, she sees random colours flying past her, just like in this film. The musical theme throughout this scene is also the main theme of the movie.
The main plot where a spaceship's computer tries to kill the people inside and has to be shut down, also the use of the song "Daisy, Daisy"
Spoofs the black monolith scene
in a clip, an ape bangs on a monolith which turns out to be a soda machine
in a clip, an ape bangs on a monolith which turns out to be a soda machine
a clip shows a monkey banging on a monolith which turns out to be a vending machine
Dick, currently obsessed with computers, says to Mary in a very HAL-like voice: "I can't allow that to happen, Mary." Also, at the end, he throws her pager into the air as triumphant orchestral music plays.
a caveman smashes bones as "Also Spach Zarathustra" plays then he tosses one in the air in slow-motion which falls and hits another caveman in the head
Entering the worm hole: similar light display and reaction shots of Ham to the spacegate in 2001
"Blue Danube" during rendezvous sequence with the space station.
The Ship enters a giant wheel of cheese like at the start of 2001 where the ship enters a giant space station that looks like a giant wheel also the same music is playing
Doris's red eye is an homage to HAL in 2001.
Harvey's death scene.
the Al 5000 looks like and quotes HAL from 2001
Music and the baby in this movie resemble those from 2001: A Space Odyssey.
spoof of quest for higher meaning, alien interference with Earth's development, dysfunctional robot/computer, spaceship designs
A direct reference to 2001: A Space Odyssey when Charlie sees the gorillas jumping up and down around the candy bar, exactly like the obelisk scene in 2001 with the same scene where the gorillas jump up and down around it. The "theme song" of 2001: A Space Odyssey ( "Also Sprach Zarathustra" by Strauss) is played during this scene,
first penguin at zoo,tells Mumble it's heaven and calls him Dave in a "HAL 9000" voice
Shoot-out in the end of the film synced to Strauss' "ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA"
In middle of "Save the Green Planet!" the main character dresses up as a primitive man spoofing the "2001 Space Odyssey" scene when the primate destroys the bones.
it's obvious - this entire film is a one-minute LEGO spoof of "2001"
Two scenes spoofing the film: The thermometer flying to the Blue Danube as the pen does in the film, and the eyes in changing colours when they travel through time
Also Sprach Zarathusa plays while ZeBad throws the diamonds in the air
women in the different color space suits as music from this movie plays
A computer that looks into various employers having office sex
many one-liners are copied/spoofed
slow-motion scene where Patrick throws a spoon in the air as "Thus Spake Zarathustra" plays
On Mars there is a black monolith, but it's actually a ticket-vending machine.
Billy Crystal's Opening Skit
the way Hal Weidmann talks to Dave on the phone, "No, Dave."
Raisins dressed as monkeys around obelisk. One raisin puts a coin into it, and it plays music.
After Klayman pulls out the pin, it spins in the air in slow motion and the music imitates the scene with the apes throwing the bone in the air.
"Open the door, Pat!" "I'm sorry, I can't do that, Nick."
x rated spoof
entire "Leaving Earth" segment is a dead-on "2001" rip-off
In the vomiting scene, they play the classic 2001 theme.
the monolith falls on a monkey, Dix is the Star Child floating in space, 'The Blue Danube' scene on a spaceship, SAL the Italian computer
music plays after Sherman farts on the space shuttle
the drums from "Also Sprach Zarathustra" are heard when the Leprechaun's body parts are floating in space
Cher's black phone is filmed so it looks like a monolith while "Also sprach Zarathustra" is playing
In a parody of the "Dawn of Man" sequence, a group of cavemen find a crate of beer. After emptying a bottle, it is thrown into the air like the bone in 2001, all accompanied by "Also Sprach Zarathustra".
"Also sprach Zarathustra" plays when a cavemen is inspired to invent the wheel.
in final scene, close up of Otto's eyes darting back and forth as car flies over L.A., with city lights reflected on window glass; spoofs "Beyond the Infinite" scene in "2001"
Talking computer named HAL.
This movie spoofs the "ape throwing up bone" scene from 2001.
There is a sequence near the end where Benten's hired spaceship's warp drive malfunctions and catapults the occupants into hyperspace, which features advancing walls and swirls of colour, along with closeups of the colours reflected on Lum's face and eyes, in a very close parody of the famously psychedelic sequence in 2001: A Space Odyssey.
The opening scene, which is narrated by Orson Welles, is a parody of the opening scene in "2001," in which we witness the birth of our "ancestors."
When Caddilac customer throws glasses, "Thus Spake Zarathustra" plays as The Jerk catches them
A version of the "2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)" theme music plays during the rocket designer's party that Dick and Jane attend.
The camera eye with HAL 9000-like voice.
Schlock finds some jaw bones on the floor and sends them into the air, while the famous music from 2001 is being heard.