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A scene from WALL-E

A scene from WALL-E  

The mysteries of the Universe make for good movie material. Have you seen any of these?

WALL-E (2008)

This is an animated feature, set in 2805, about a robot named WALL-E who follows his love interest, a robot named EVE. The film won many accolades including the Golden Globe and the Academy Awards.

Contact (1997)

This is an adaptation of well-known astronomer and author Carl Sagan's novel. Jodie Foster stars as a scientist who finds evidence of extraterrestrial life. The film won the Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation.

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

This British-American film deals with the encounters between humans and advanced machines named monoliths. The film is considered to be a classic epic for its sheer magnitude.

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