“There was a big length problem with Warner Bros,” said screenwriter Diane Johnson in an interview with Entertainment Weekly‘s James Hibberd. “The film was too long and people said it had to be shortened.”
2010 Odyssey Dark Spot V2 is now followed by 2010 Odyssey Dark Spot and Monolith V3
2010: Odyssey Two is a best-selling science fiction novel by Arthur C. Clarke,
which was published in January 1982.