A.I. Artificial Intelligence

Trivia: In Philip K. Dick's short story "Type II" which became the movie Screamers, the Type III robot was a small boy named David, carrying a Teddy.

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Trivia: One of the buildings in Manhattan is actually an Apple Macintosh (Harman-Kardon) subwoofer.

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Trivia: When Joe combines questions during the Mr. Know scene, we hear the doorbell sound from The Jetsons.

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Trivia: The list of words that Monica Swifton says to David to make him capable of love was the original list, written by Stanley Kubrick

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Trivia: Haley Joel Osment suggested to Steven Spielberg that his character (David) should not blink. Spielberg agreed and went further to suggest that none of the androids should blink.

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Trivia: The movie was originally to be titled "A.I.", but after a survey it was revealed that too many people thought it was A1, a name of a popular steak sauce. The title was changed to "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" instead.

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Trivia: Although Jack Angel recorded all of his voice work for Teddy while separate from the rest of the production, he was allowed on the set every day so that if any other characters' lines were changed during production, he could re-record Teddy's corresponding lines immediately.

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Trivia: In order to keep the film's PG-13 rating, a building resembling a penis was digitally removed from the "Rouge City" set.

Trivia: The glowing crescent moon at the head of Martin's bed looks almost exactly like the moon of the logo of Dreamworks, Spielberg's movie studio which produced the film.

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Trivia: The hotel that Joe Gigolo walks into, when we are first introduced to the character, has the Hebrew words "Ahava Kshera" in neon. (Kosher Love)

Trivia: Spielberg used the water-filled set from The Perfect Storm for the flooded world of the future in this movie.

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Audio problem: When Monica runs back upstairs to see what David did to her perfume bottle, the sounds of the footsteps on the stairs don't sync up with the steps we see her taking. (00:24:40)

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Question: Why did Professor Hobby, at the beginning of the movie, tell the Mecha to undress?

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Answer: The Mecha was in a room full of strangers, and yet, because it had no feelings of shame (no feelings at all was the point), it undressed without any concern of onlookers.

Chosen answer: To show how completely obedient the mecha are and that there is nothing to be afraid of when it comes to them.

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