This Is The Short Story That Inspired Spielberg’s ‘AI Artificial Intelligence’

With today marking the 15th anniversary of Steven Spielberg’s provocative, Academy Award nominated sci-fi drama, A.I. Artificial Intelligence — the story about loving an advanced cybernetic human and then abandoning it in the woods — we thought it apt to not only cast our minds back over this game-changing masterpiece but to also acknowledge the visionary who, with one short story, kick-started the concept almost 50 years ago. The short story behind A.I. Artificial Intelligence — ‘Super-Toys Last All Summer Long’ Penned by British science fiction author Brian Aldiss, the inspiration for A.I Artificial Intelligence was birthed in 1968 with a short story titled “Super-Toys Last All Summer Long,” and this is the synopsis: Taking place in a dystopian future, the characters within “Super-Toys Last All Summer Long” find themselves…


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