Bicentennial man begins with promise, proceeds in fits and starts, and finally sinks into a cornball drone of greeting-card sentiment. Bicentennial man is set across a time frame spanning two hundred years from the mid 21st century to the mid 23rd the backdrop to the story opens out with the development of positronic brains, allowing the development of robot labourers who can reason commands out. Robin william's bicentennial man is a rare hollywood offering, a mainstream sci-fi romance syrupy and a bit circular, it's true to the isaac asimov story that inspired it, and is actually thoughtful about some of the issues humans may have to confront if -- as so many futurists predict -- ai. Bicentennial man boasts more notices along the lines of '15 years later' than any film i can remember, but there's scant dramatic goings-on to justify the film's epic. I heaven't read the book, but bicentennial man is a very touching andheartwarming movie about a house-robot (robert williams) that begins a200-year journey to become and to be legally recognized as a humanduring his journey, he has to face the fact and live with it that allloved ones around him grow older and eventually die while he isimmortali think that this was one of robin.
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