A cynical lawyer is hired by a young woman to prove that her uncle was not killed by his invention - a sophisticated robot.
Did You Know?
This episode is based on Isaac Asimov's 1950 short story, "I, Robot". The later, 2004 movie, I, Robot
(2004), is also based on this story, but adds more elements of Asimov's "Cage of Steel". In relationship to this story, Asimov is famous for creating the three laws of robotics (later four) which basically don't allow a robot to harm a human being (the fourth law adds humanity) by commission or omission. The three laws of robotics were first published in Asimov's 1942 short story, "Runaround". See more
When "Tin Man" is hit by the "wagon", car on the cross street in the background is moving backwards indicating that the scene was shot with "Tin Man" standing up in front of the car so that it looks like he is falling when played backwards. See more
God looked upon His world and called it good, but Man was not content. He looked for ways to make it better, and built machines to do the work. But in vain we build the world, unless the builder also grows.
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