A young computer whizz kid accidentally connects into a top secret super-computer which has complete control over the U.S. nuclear arsenal. It challenges him to a game between America and Russia, and he innocently starts the countdown to World War 3. Can he convince the computer he wanted to play a game and not the real thing?

Articles on WarGames
Kai Mihm, War Games, in: epd Film, nr. 11, 2013 pp. 29
Reviews
Kenneth M. Chanko, Wargames, in: Films in Review, vol. 34, 1983 pp. 442
Andrew Ellard, Wargames, in: Empire, nr. 284 (February), 2013 pp. 135 (DVD review)
Author:Kenneth M. Chanko
Title:Wargames
in:
Magazine:Films in Review
Volume:34
Year:
Pp:442
Illustrations:  no
Review of:   WarGames (1983)
Author:Andrew Ellard
Title:Wargames
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:284
Year:2013
Pp:135
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   WarGames (1983)
Author:Kai Mihm
Title:War Games
in:
Magazine:epd Film
Nr.:11
Year:2013
Pp:29
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: WarGames (1983)



WarGames
United States 1983

Directed by

Cast
Dabney Coleman
John Wood
John Spencer
Eddie Deezen
Frances E. Nealy

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Year:1983
Running time:114 minutes
Country:United States
Language:English

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