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What is the theme of Supertoys last all summer long?

"Supertoys Last All Summer Long" is a science fiction short story by Brian Aldiss, first published in UK edition of Harper's Bazaar, in December 1969 issue. The story deals with humanity in an age of intelligent machines and of the aching loneliness endemic in an overpopulated future where child creation is controlled.

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Considering this, why is the story called Supertoys last all summer long?

Title. The title of the short story is intriguing at first because we do not know what the supertoys are or why they last all summer. After reading the story, we realise that the supertoys are synthetic life forms created in a dystopian future.

what is a Crosswell tape? Crosswell Tape Worm. Device that allows you to eat without gaining weight. "It seems like a paradox that in this day and age we can create life but not intelligence. Our first selling line, the Crosswell Tape, sells best of all, and is the most stupid of all." Everyone laughed.

In this manner, who wrote Supertoys last all summer long?

Brian Aldiss

Where was AI filmed?

Filming. The original start date was July 10, 2000, but filming was delayed until August. Aside from a couple of weeks shooting on location in Oxbow Regional Park in Oregon, A.I. was shot entirely using sound stages at Warner Bros. Studios and the Spruce Goose Dome in Long Beach, California.

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