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A young computer programmer wins the chance to spend a week at his employer’s estate to participate in a groundbreaking experiment with Artificial Intelligence.
Alex Garland writes this incredible work, makes his debut as a director and succeeds in making an intelligent, challenging piece of sci-fi. 359 more words
THIS WEEK: Ex Machina (2015) The eccentric CEO of a Google-like company tasks a mild-mannered employee to conduct interviews with an artificially intelligent robot to see if it could pass for human. 1,017 more words
The question of “artificial intelligence” has been a recurring motif in cinema at least since Stanley Kubrick’s epochal 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968). In that film, five scientists are on board the Discovery One spacecraft, heading for an undisclosed mission on Jupiter. 852 more words