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The Complete STANLEY KUBRICK Exhibit at LACMA – Skiffleboom.com » Kubrick and “Eyes Wide Shut” – The Color Red

2001: A Space Odyssey

Red is the birth of consciousness on the African plain and, at the film’s end, figures prominently in the ecstatic array of deep space. In between, it is the color of the technological future, beautiful and alluring, of spaceship interiors; and of technological consciousness in the form of the HAL 9000 computer.

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