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  1. TV Diary quiz: PBS special prompts quiz about atomic bomb moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... 1996). 2. "Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb" (1964). 3. "Goldeneye" (1995). 4. "WarGames" (1983). 5. "Fat Man and Little Boy" (1989).

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  2. The TV stars you had no idea were siblingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | New York Post

    ... sequel, "Go Set a Watchman"- it's her much-older brother, movie director John Badham ("Saturday Night Fever," "WarGames"). And there are other celebrity sibs out there whom you might not know about - so here's a handy "Heads Up!" guide. Jussie, 32, ...

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  3. Apple's Steve Wozniak thinks humans will make great pets to robotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... like the Skynet of the "Terminator" franchise to even as far back as the WOPR (War Operation Plan Response) in " WarGames " starring Matthew Broderick, a machine that learns how to learn. But going back to Wozniak's discussion, he mentions comfort ...

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  4. NORAD's bunker is a film favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1JKalZH Matthew Broderick stars in the 1983 motion picture WarGames. Broderick connects his home computer to one at NORAD by accident. The Cheyenne Mountain Complex, the alternate command center ...

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  5. From War Games to Interstellar: NORAD's bunker is a film favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | USA Today

    ... perfect foil for crazed military generals, precocious young coders, and otherworld explorers. In the 1983 movie "WarGames," a teenage Matthew Broderick almost starts World War III after connecting his home computer to a supercomputer located inside ...

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  6. Matthew Broderick to Star in New Dark Comedy Look AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Foreigner, The Philanthropist and Nice Work If You Can Get It. Film work includes Max Dugan Returns, WarGames, 1918, On Valentine's Day, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Project X, Ladyhawke, Biloxi Blues, Glory, Family Business, The Freshman, The Lion ...

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  7. Save Ferris: How the 80s Favorite Truant Might Rank among America's Most Wanted TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Amy Ridenour

    ... in some states . And who knows what the feds might do to a computer hacker especially a recidivist such as Matthew "WarGames" Broderick. What was thought of as fun and games in the 80s can now be serious business in our overcriminalized nation. ...

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  8. What is the Margin of Error for the Cincinnati Bearcats?Read the original story

    May 31, 2015 | Down The Drive

    ... a move that would have confused the BCS computers in much the same way Matthew Broderick bewildered the computer in WarGames. The point is, with the introduction of the College Football Playoff (CFP), we have entered a new era of postseason college ...

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  9. 3 things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... Freefall airbag. Are you a fan of Matthew Broderick? If so, you won't want to miss the big screen return of “WarGames,” his second feature film. In the 1983 movie, a Seattle teenager (Broderick) finds a back door into a ...

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  10. Why Michael Madsen Hates IMDBRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    ... a random sample of performances from his career, as the column's format dictates. Buried in the anecdotes about how WarGames was a happy accident in his professional life, and how he's enjoying his current stint on Comedy Central's Big Time in ...

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  11. From '2001 to 'Blade Runner': 11 Coolest Portrayals of A.I. in MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Fandango.com

    ... impending death. His death soliloquy is one of the greatest in cinematic history. "Do you want to play a game?" In 'WarGames,' WOPR (or War Operation Plan Response) is an A.I. system designed to take charge of America's nuclear weapons arsenal in ...

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    Mar 17, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... in the Grass" and "St. Elsewhere" - before being cast as Matthew Broderick's girlfriend in the 1983 movie, "WarGames" (pictured). Like Estevez, she also appeared in both "The Breakfast Club" and "St. Elmo's Fire" in 1985. Word has it Allison's ...

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  13. Reunion stirs interest in 'Breakfast Club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... in the Grass" and "St. Elsewhere" - before being cast as Matthew Broderick's girlfriend in the 1983 movie, "WarGames" (pictured). Like Estevez, she also appeared in both "The Breakfast Club" and "St. Elmo's Fire" in 1985. Word has it Allison's ...

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  14. Drone Mania Sparks Blue Thunder RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | TG Daily

    While there were so many cool movies that came out in the summer of '82, '83 was a good genre summer as well. The big boy of the season was of course Return of the Jedi, but there was also WarGames and Blue Thunder .

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  15. Sony Pictures to Remake Blue ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... original, which was written by Dan O'Bannon ( Alien ) and Don Jakoby ( Evolution ) and directed by John Badham ( Wargames ). The '83 Blue Thunder starred Roy Scheider and Daniel Stern, and later became a short-lived TV series in '84. Dana Brunetti ...

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  16. 'Ladyhawke' Soundtrack Album Review Music By Andrew PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Broderick as Phillippe, a wise cracking thief nicknamed "Mouse" who has escaped from the evil Bishop (John Wood, WarGames) his army and his dungeon. Phillippe is then rescued from the Bishop's men by Navarre (Rutger Hauer, Blade Runner), a former ...

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    Mar 2, 2015 | This Is Somerset

    Britain's spy agency is calling on 'WarGames'-style student hackers to help protect our borders from terrorists and organised crime - with a SUMMER SCHOOL. Officials at GCHQ are searching for youngsters to take on a ten-week course at their ultra-secretive headquarters, in a bid to battle against the next generation of cyber criminals.

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  18. Student Teams From Earle, Red Bank Regional Headed To National Cyber Security CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    Going all the way back to Matthew Broderick breaking into a national defense computer to play a game of "Global Thermonuclear War" in the 1983 movie "WarGames," to the current MTV show "Eye Candy" starring Victoria Justice as a hacker teaming up with police to find her missing sister, teens are inevitably on the wrong side of computer security. There's a group of students representing Naval Weapons Station Earle who, along with others across the country, are turning that perception around.

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  19. 2 Student Teams From Little Silver's Markham Place School Headed To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    Going all the way back to Matthew Broderick breaking into a national defense computer to play a game of "Global Thermonuclear War" in the 1983 movie "WarGames," to the current MTV show "Eye Candy" starring Victoria Justice as a hacker teaming up with police to find her missing sister, teens are inevitably on the wrong side of computer security. There's a group of students representing Naval Weapons Station Earle who, along with others across the country, are turning that perception around.

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  20. Short doc "The 414s" hacks its way into Sundance, CNNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | OnMilwaukee

    A military supercomputer asks Matthew Broderick that infamous question in "WarGames," the old hit techno-thriller back from 1983. For a bunch of Milwaukee-based teenage hackers seeing themselves and their passion reflected on the big screen the answer to that ominous inquiry would be yes, setting off a hacking story with a Hollywood twist long before Sony was more interested in movies more than Walkman sales and Seth Rogen and James Franco would became subjects of presidential discourse.

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