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  1. Girls are better at creating computer games than their male friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Daily Mail

    ... first and easiest trigger to learn. Films that portray computer programmers as geeky boys, like in the 1983 movie Wargames starring Matthew Broaderick and Ally Sheedy, are blamed for turning many girls off studying computer science at university In ...

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  2. James Griffin: Potentially great Hasbro-Dreamworks filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the shackles of toy slavery. Risk would star Matthew Broderick and would be a sort-of-sequel to his 1983 film WarGames , crossed with the 1995 Robin Williams film, Jumanji . A now-middle-aged Matthew, with his lovely wife (a career resurrection for ...

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  3. BWW Interview: Tony-Nominee John Ellison Conlee Chats All Things...Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... be able to play this part having been such a fan. That's gotta be special. Absolutely, growing up TOOTSIE, 9 TO 5 WARGAMES, CLOAK & DAGGAR, those were all some of my favorite movies. I even loved his TV series, BUFFALO BILL; I just always loved that ...

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  4. Can Windows 10 Sway Users from Android?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Pirillo.com

    ... was an excellent alternative to the command line interface of DOS. You didn't have to be Matthew Broderick in WarGames to enjoy the benefits of home computing, anymore. The layperson could point and click his or her way to the kind of convenience we ...

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  5. Perplexing Parts of Classic Family Films to Modern KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... references in this movie. The classic film now requires beaucoup explanation about both 1950s and 1980s culture. In WarGames, young David (Matthew Broderick) hacks into a secret government super-computer, thinking he is just playing a game. ...

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  6. Why you don't need long, complex passwordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | InfoWorld

    ... today. Nearly every other method is noise. The days of human attackers pretending to be Matthew Broderick in "WarGames" are long gone. Which defenses are most successful against credential theft? Well, using overly long and complex passwords is not ...

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  7. Stephen Lee, 'Seinfeld' actor, dies at 58 in his LA home of sudden heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... actor in more than 200 television shows and 39 movies. Some of his movie appearances include "La Bamba," "Dolls," "WarGames," "RoboCop 2," "The Negotiator," and many more. Stephen Lee, the "Seinfeld" actor who died at such a young age and has left ...

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  8. R.I.P. Character Actor Stephen LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Deadline

    ... on episodes of such hits series as Grey's Anatomy, CSI, The West Wing, and Bones . Lee's first feature gig was WarGames (1983), and he went on to play ill-fated "Chantilly Lace" singer the Big Bopper in the Ritchie Valens biopic La Bamba . Later ...

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  9. Character Actor Stephen Lee Dies at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... biopic La Bamba , he played the Big Bopper . A native of New Jersey, Lee also had small roles in such films as WarGames (1983), RoboCop 2 (1990), The Negotiator (1998) and Burlesque (2010). Lee received his first onscreen credit for a 1981 episode ...

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  10. Police Called on Game Developer for Nuclear War MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | ActionTrip

    I don't want to know how many of you are too young to remember a cult classic of the 80s called WarGames , which featured a game called Global Thermal Nuclear War.

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  11. Comics and Cosplay: Two 90s 'Trends' Pop Culture Insisted Were GeekyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Escapist

    ... old style. Where a decade earlier, the closest a movie would come to an attractive nerd was Matthew Broderick in Wargames , now you had Keanu Reeves. But just like when old advertising guys in the 80s tried to use the rap music to sell cereal, ...

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  12. Hacking In The 80a 2s, Your Summer Movie GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | TechCrunch

    We learn the best way to win the system in WarGames is to never let Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy start hacking in the first place, Ferris Bueller's parents should have just bought him a car, not a computer , and that it's way more fun to jump in a pool with babes than it is to work on your computer project in Real Genius.

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  13. 'WarGames' is awesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... of itself doesn't stigmatize you as a nerd. But in the early 1980s, such teenagers tended to be social outcasts. " WarGames " released in 1983, was one of the first movies to showcase the extent of impact a tech-savvy teenager can have. Starring a ...

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  14. WarGames Reboot Finds Writer and DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | IGN

    MGM is currently in negotiations with burgeoning director Dean Israelite to helm its reboot of the 1983 Matthew Broderick/Ally Sheedy Cold War-era hacker thriller, WarGames.

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  15. "WarGames" Reboot Gets New Director, WriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Dark Horizons News

    The remake of John Badham's beloved 1983 Cold War computer thriller "WarGames" seems to be moving forward again at MGM.

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  16. Movie News: Chicago Getting George Lucas Museum; Channing Tatum Joins ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Movies.com

    ... play a "Gene Kelly-type star," a gossip columnist, and a studio director, respectively. [ The Hollywood Reporter ] WarGames : MGM's remake of 1983's WarGames is moving foward, with Ansel Elgort ( The Fault in Our Stars ) and Tye Sheridan ( Mud ) ...

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  17. MGM's 'WarGames' reboot finds director and writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Deadline reports that Dean Israelite is in talks to helm the project and Arash Amiel is set to write the script.

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  18. Dean Israelite in Talks to Helm WarGames RemakeRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | 411mania.com

    Dean Israelite in Talks to Helm WarGames Remake Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 06.24.2014 Another day, another remake... Deadline reports that Dean Israelite is now in negotiations to direct a remake of WarGames for MGM Studios.

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  19. WARGAMES Remake to be Written by Arash Amel with Dean Israelite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Collider

    We've heard bits and pieces about MGM's planned WarGames remake from producer/hopeful-director Seth Gordon over the last year or so , but today some more solid news came across the wire.

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  20. MGM Seeks Director For WarGames RemakeRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | The Escapist

    ... to be remade in the near future. Some will be bad, some will be good, hopefully MGM's newly-announced do-over of WarGames will be one of the good ones. The 1983 original is often called one of the best science-fiction thrillers of its era, and is ...

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