2001: A Space Odyssey premiered 50 years ago today
Not my favorite Kubrick film, but arguably the best. I've been working on an essay for awhile now that has spiraled out of control regarding 2001, Barry Lyndon, Paths of Glory and the final scene in Eyes Wide Shut where you won't believe your lyin' eyes. Anyway, although there are many, like most, this is my favorite moment from 2001:
A footnote that's not a footnote about the film that always tickles me: It was and remains Rated G by the MPAA.