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You need to watch Spielberg’s most divisive sci-fi movie on Amazon Prime ASAP

“David had never had a birthday party because David had never been born.”

screenshot from A.I. Artificial Intelligence
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Steven Spielberg’s movies have always been crowd pleasers. Throw in two Oscar nominations and nods from BAFTA and the Golden Globes, add a few giants stars, and you’ve got a surefire hit, right?

Not this time.

The sci-fi drama A.I. Artificial Intelligence had an extremely long journey to its 2001 release, one that even its director didn’t join until years after its inception.

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