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Movie review: 'Robot & Frank' quietly play nice together

Movie review: 'Robot & Frank' quietly play nice together | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
The combination of having a heavyweight performer (figuratively speaking) paired with a simple concept, can lead to a telling of a calm, yet ponderous, story.
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ROBOT FILM FESTIVAL || JULY 14, 2012 || NEW YORK CITY

ROBOT FILM FESTIVAL || JULY 14, 2012 || NEW YORK CITY | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
We want YOU to create stories with robots! For our July 14, 2012 festival in NYC, we encourage creators to highlight innovation, explore frontiers before technically feasible and investigate humanity, machinery and the larger symbolisms within.
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ROBOT FILM FESTIVAL || JULY 14, 2012 || NEW YORK CITY

ROBOT FILM FESTIVAL || JULY 14, 2012 || NEW YORK CITY | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
We want YOU to create stories with robots! For our July 14, 2012 festival in NYC, we encourage creators to highlight innovation, explore frontiers before technically feasible and investigate humanity, machinery and the larger symbolisms within.
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Robot and Frank Shows Softer Side of Robo-Helpers at Sundance

Robot and Frank Shows Softer Side of Robo-Helpers at Sundance | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
PARK CITY, Utah -- Not every robot helper ultimately turns into a vengeful Cylon. That's the message of Robot and Frank, a touching and futu...

Just seen this movie at SF International Film Festival and highly recommend it. It's about time a plausible human-robot interaction movie came out. Note: the robot may not always be plausible but the interaction always is.

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