Quote Originally Posted by HippsieGypsie View Post
I watched 2001 again the second time on New Years Eve 2001. I was absolutely amazed on how much of that movie came to reality in 32 years!
Samsung actually tried to use 2001 in their legal dispute with Apple, to claim the iPad wasn't original because Kubrick already had the idea first.
Samsung Cites '2001: A Space Odyssey' In Apple Patent Case

(I believe the judge didn't allow the 2001 argument though.)