Will robots ever be more intelligent than humans? Undated Film Still Handout from Ex Machina. Pictured: Alicia Vikander as Ava. See PA Feature FILM Film Reviews. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Universal Pictures. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Film Reviews. 0 Have your say Are robots that look and think like us just the stuff of science fiction? Not if Japan has its way says Steve Cutts.