The upcoming sci-fi western Young Ones takes place in a desert of a world where water shortages have everyone struggling to survive. The four-legged robot is developed by Boston Dynamics, which came under Googles ownership late last year. Young Ones director Jake Paltrow worked with Boston Dynamics to get its replica into the film, where its used as a sort of robotic mule. You can read more about Young Ones and how BigDog ended up in it in our story from after the films Sundance premiere. Vulture reports that the movie is headed to theaters on October 17th.