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WarGames (1983)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 7 out of 10

4-Word Review: Teen hacks government computer.

David (Matthew Broderick) is a teenager who’s a whiz with computers and even able to dial up his school’s machine and change his grades without anyone noticing. 800 more words


Why I now appreciate John Badham's WarGames

I remember being terrified the first time I saw WarGames. Mind you, I’m pretty sure I was under the age of ten, but still, this light thriller gave me nightmares. 1,317 more words


MOVIE REVIEW | War Games (1983)

In a nutshell, Bored & Dangerous says: “It’s one of the rare occasions when I think a remake might actually be a good idea.”

“Goddammit, I’d piss on a spark plug if I thought it’d do any good!” 611 more words


Starlog Archives: Ally Sheedy - Staying Alive With Number Five

Starlog Magazine devoted a surprising amount of page space to the kid-friendly robot comedy, Short Circuit.  After having given the movie the cover story in that anniversary issue the month before, the August 1986 issue included an interview with star… 15 more words


Fantasia 2016: "Little Sister" Review

Set in the quiet mountain town of Asheville, North Carolina, writer-director Zach Clark’s Little Sister is a post-September 11th dramedy about family, religion, and death metal—and it’s as lovely and endearing as any movie to come along in years. 389 more words