Film Series: 2001: A Space Odyssey

1968. USA/UK. Dir: Stanley Kubrick. With Keir Dullea. 160 min.

A hulking monolith discovered at the dawn of humanity propels mankind into space to colonize the moon and beyond. Kubrick’s sci-fi epic takes us from our underdog monkey days to our next evolutionary step in a cinematic event that brought new scope to the genre and some crazy visuals to boot, man.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5