United Kingdom: September 21 2001
United States: June 29 2001
Ranking: 4,124 out of 15,705 movies (up 3007)
Ranked #169 in list 'The best movies ever'
It is the near future. The polar ice caps have melted as a result of global warming leaving many coastal cities underwater. Man has created machines that are aware of their own existence to help us with the increasing environmental damage that we are doing. One of these machines, a young boy, is the first robot programmed with emotion. Now his "love" is overpowering his robotic programming. He seeks answers as to whether he can ever be more than just a machine.