Director: John Badham
Starring: Mathew Broderick, Ally Sheedy, John Wood
Running time: 2h 20 mins (the full running time, inclusive of trailers)
A Cold War Sci-Fi film that follows a teen computer geek outsmarts a Pentagon computer programme which leads to a back door into the military.
The young hacker accesses WOPR (War Operation Plan Response) a US military supercomputer programmed to predict the outcomes of nuclear war. As simulation and reality blend into one, World War III is triggered.