"Good morning, Dave." Arguably one of the greatest and most influential films ever made, Stanley Kubrick's epic 1968 science-fiction film 2001: A Space Odyssey follows the voyage to Jupiter with a sentient HAL computer aboard the Discovery One spacecraft following the finding of an alien monolith on the Earth's moon. Some critics at the time saw 2001 as dark and apocalyptic, but others viewed it as an optimistic reevaluation of Mankind's hopes. What do you think? The movie was nominated for four Academy Awards and won the award for the groundbreaking visual effects. To this day, 2001: A Space Odyssey maintains a loyal following of new and long-term fans. This truly unique film also brought forth a variety of action figures, space vehicles, statues, model kits, and other toys and collectibles demanded by these diehards. You should check out the selection below. However, as you might recall from 2001, the HAL 9000 (HAL = Heuristically programmed ALgorithmic) computer began misbehaving during the journey. So, you might want to keep a close watch on some of this 2001: A Space Odyssey merchandise. If you hear the words "I'm sorry, Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that." you know you're in trouble!