Not Asimov’s robot

Mr. Maud’s best friend, an Asimov fan, reportedly enjoyed I, Robot, but left the theater saying, “You know, it’d be really cool if someone made a movie of an Isaac Asimov story someday.” At Return of the Reluctant, Ed Champion links to and deftly summarizes NPR’s coverage of the current screenplay and the contretemps surrounding Harlan Ellison’s version.

“Ellison may have derailed one of the greatest science fiction films never made,” Champion says.


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