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2001: A Space Odyssey Scene 12

Scene 12

Scene 12

  • Dr. Floyd is moonward bound. The Blue Danube Waltz plays in the background as we see several shots depicting commercial space travel, detailing everything from how meals are eaten to how stewardesses get around in space. There's even a zero-g toilet that comes with a whopping ten steps worth of instructions. No thanks; we'll wait.