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Far left: Robot, c.1950 The first robot is thought to have been produced in the 1940s. By the 1950s a variety robots were being made, most with human qualities and bright colours. Centre: Robot, c.1960 Tin robots were made in Japan for the American toy market. They are all made from lithographed tin plate. These toys are considered to be from the 'golden age' of space toys. Far right: Robby the Robot, c.1956 Robby the Robot is an iconic figure in the genre of science fiction. Like...

Robby the robot in "The Invisible Boy"

Robby the robot in "The Invisible Boy"

from IMDb

Forbidden Planet (1956)

Robby the Robot and Anne Francis. Forbidden Planet. #film #movies #scifi Great Helen Rose Costumes!

from WIRED

Holy Gort! Hollywood Robots Invade Pittsburgh