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

    Thursday Aug 14 | 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, ...


  2. 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.


  3. '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 ...


  4. 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.


  5. "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.


  6. 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 ) ...


  7. 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.


  8. 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.


  9. 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.


  10. 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 ...


  11. 'WarGames' Remake Lands Director and ScreenwriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | /film

    ... approved. Anything we deem as spam will not be approved. Sure, why not drop news of another reboot? The '80s film WarGames , which originally starred Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy, is being remade by MGM. (The studio has already created a series ...


  12. Wargames Remake Finds A New Director, Actor Shortlist RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    We've been hearing talks about a Wargames remake going back all the way to 2011 when Horrible Bosses -helmer Seth Gordon was attached to make the movie, but now the film is finally ready to move forward again - albeit with a new writer and director.


  13. Dean Israelite is Ready to Play WarGamesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | ComingSoon.net

    Although Seth Gordon was previously attached to helm the project, Deadline is today reporting that MGM is negotiating with Project Almanac 's Dean Israelite to direct WarGames .


  14. MGM's 'WarGames' Reboot Lands Helmer Dean Israelite, Scribe Arash AmelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Deadline

    MGM is negotiating with Dean Israelite to direct and Arash Amel to script WarGames , the remake of the smart 1983 John Badham-directed film that starred Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy as teenage hackers who unwittingly find a back door into a Defense Department computer.


  15. IGN Digigods Podcast Episode 308Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2013 | 3D Gamers

    Wade rants about Iron Man 3 while Mark praises World War Z. Plus, an amazing new Dark Knight Trilogy boxed set and part one of our interview with WarGames director John Badham! From their secluded home-theater compound, film critics Wade Major and Mark Keizer mix insightful commentary with irreverent banter, covering the latest DVD and Blu-ray news ... (more)


  16. '24: Live Another Day' Episode 5 Recap:Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... green to menacing red and converging on Merry Old England. This is a captivatingly eerie scene - echoes of "WarGames," without the chess game and Matthew Broderick. It's kind of hard to write a bad scene when there's a big missile / airplane ...


  17. 'The Stepford Wives (2004) Soundtrack Review Music By David ArnoldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... events suffers a nervous breakdown and is moved by her milquetoast of a husband, Walter (Matthew Broderick, "WarGames") from Manhattan to the chic, upper-class and very modern planned community of Stepford, Connecticut. Once there, she makes good ...


  18. Movie review - 'Transcendence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | StarNewsOnline.com

    ... who directed Depp in "Nick of Time," made movies that combined concerns of technology with humor. In 1983's "WarGames" Badham warned of trusting a super computer (called the W.O.P.R.) instead of people to handle military nuclear missile launches by ...


  19. The ghost in the machine gets a close-upRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... hailing our inner child to highlight the difference between a real person and a malevolent artificial intelligence. WarGames (1983) - Before Anonymous and Edward Snowden, there was Matthew Broderick playing an ordinary kid who hacks into the ...


  20. World leaders play war game to test their reactions to a nuclear attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to various events, using a touch screen to record their answers. The event has been compared with the 1980s film WarGames, which starred Matthew Broderick as a hacker who gains access to a United States military supercomputer, nearly triggering a ...