Readers' Poll: The 10 Best Robots in Movie History

See who managed to beat Johnny 5, WALL-E and the Hal 9000

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8. Maria ('Metropolis')

Basic Function: To pose as a real-life woman named Maria and convince the workers who live in the underworld of the grand city Metropolis to rise up and revolt. 

Good or Bad: Her motivations are ultimately to rile the workers up to the point where they revolt, so an evil man from Metropolis can justify a slaughter in the future. When they figure out what's happening and that their children have been put in extreme danger, they burn her at the stake. 

Boldest Action: Becoming the first iconic robot in film history. 

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