A.I. Artificial Intelligence

David, a highly advanced robotic boy, longs to become a human child so that he can regain the love of his foster mother who abandoned him
Year:

2001

Rated:

PG-13

Run Time:

146 min

Combined Rating:

6.99

Genre:
Drama
Directed by:
Steven Spielberg
Written by:
Brian Aldiss, Ian Watson, Steven Spielberg
Release Date:
29/06/2001
Main Stars:
Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law, Frances O’Connor
IMDb Rating:

7.2

RT Critics Rating:

7.4

RT Users Rating:
Letterboxd Rating:

6.94

Metacritic Rating:
Budget:
Worldwide Gross:
Profit / Loss:
Awards:
Nominated for 2 Oscars. 17 wins & 71 nominations total
Plot:
In the not-so-far future the polar ice caps have melted and the resulting rise of the ocean waters has drowned all the coastal cities of the world. Withdrawn to the interior of the continents, the human race keeps advancing, reaching the point of creating realistic robots (called mechas) to serve them. One of the mecha-producing companies builds David, an artificial kid which is the first to have real feelings, especially a never-ending love for his "mother", Monica. Monica is the woman who adopted him as a substitute for her real son, who remains in cryo-stasis, stricken by an incurable disease. David is living happily with Monica and her husband, but when their real son returns home after a cure is discovered, his life changes dramatically.
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