Robot Stories

Overview

Greg Pak directs Robot Stories, a feature film made up of four separate vignettes set in the near future. In "My Robot Baby," Maria (Tamlyn Tomita) and Roy (James Saito) must take care of a robot baby before they can adopt a real one. In "The Robot Fixer," a car accident puts Wilson in a coma. His mother, Bernice Chin (Wai Ching Ho), tries to connect with him by repairing his old collection of toy robots. Her obsessive quest to find missing robot parts is observed by her daughter Grace (Cindy Cheung). In "Machine...
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Overview

Greg Pak directs Robot Stories, a feature film made up of four separate vignettes set in the near future. In "My Robot Baby," Maria (Tamlyn Tomita) and Roy (James Saito) must take care of a robot baby before they can adopt a real one. In "The Robot Fixer," a car accident puts Wilson in a coma. His mother, Bernice Chin (Wai Ching Ho), tries to connect with him by repairing his old collection of toy robots. Her obsessive quest to find missing robot parts is observed by her daughter Grace (Cindy Cheung). In "Machine Love," a Sprout G9 iPerson (Greg Pak) is introduced to an office environment. In "Clay," sculptor John Lee (Sab Shimono) refuses to get scanned, which would merge his memory with a collective consciousness. He struggles to maintain his humanity against the judgement of his son Tommy (Ron Domingo) and wife Helen (Eisa Davis).
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Special Features

"Mouse" a short film by Greg Pak (1997, 11 min, color); Theatrical trailer; Deleted scenes; Audio commentaries; Stills gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/8/2005
  • UPC: 738329039622
  • Original Release: 2002
  • Rating:

  • Source: Kino Video
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 54,227

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Tamlyn Tomita Marcia
James Saito Roy
Wai Ching Ho Bernice
Cindy Cheung Grace
Greg Pak Archie
Bill Coelius Bob
Julienne Hanzelka Kim Lydia
Sab Shimono John Lee
Eisa Davis Helen
Ron Domingo Tommy
Tim Kang Young John
Vin Knight Doug
Glenn Kubota Mr. Ito
Olivia Oguma Young Wilson
Technical Credits
Greg Pak Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Kitty Boots Costumes/Costume Designer
Karin Chien Co-producer
Kim Ima Casting, Producer
Daniel M. Kanemoto Animator
Shane P. Klein Production Designer
Rick Knutsen Score Composer
Nelson Nudd Sound/Sound Designer
Peter Olsen Cinematographer
Stephanie Sterner Editor
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. My Robot Baby [7:12]
2. Baby Makes 3 [6:15]
3. Software Problems [9:54]
4. The Robot Fixer [5:44]
5. Makin' a List [6:41]
6. Just a Wing [7:37]
7. Machine Love [5:33]
8. Tasks Complete [6:39]
9. Creepy & Freaky [3:39]
10. Clay [7:03]
11. Together [6:44]
12. A Lie [9:12]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Movie
   Scenes
   Extras
      "Mouse" A Short Film by Greg Pak (1997, 11 Min, Color)
      Theatrical trailer
      Deleted Scenes
         Alternate Ending: "My Robot Baby"
         Deleted Speech "The Robot Fixer"
         Deleted Shots "Machine Love"
         Alternate Ending "Machine Love"
         Deleted Scene 1 "Clay"
         Deleted Scene 1 "Clay"
         Alternate Ending "Clay"
         It's All Over but the Crying
      Audio Commentaries
         On the Film
            Director
            Director, Two Producers, Animator
            Director, Producer, Five Actors
         The Director on Each Extra: On
         The Director on Each Extra: Off
      Stills Gallery
         Stills
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