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The Resource Wargames., United Artists ; produced in association with Sherwood Productions ; produced by Harold Schneider ; written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes ; directed by John Badham

Wargames., United Artists ; produced in association with Sherwood Productions ; produced by Harold Schneider ; written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes ; directed by John Badham

Label
Wargames.
Title
Wargames.
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; produced in association with Sherwood Productions ; produced by Harold Schneider ; written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes ; directed by John Badham
Title variation
War games
Contributor
Director
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young computer genius David Lightman breaks into the Defense Department's war computer, but what he thinks is a game just may start World War III
Cataloging source
DV1
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, William A. Fraker ; editor, Tom Rolf ; music, Arthur B. Rubinstein
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English, Spanish or French with optional subtitles in Spanish or Spanish
PerformerNote
Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood, Ally Sheedy, Barry Corbin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1962-
  • 1932-
  • 1931-
  • 1940-
  • 1923-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schneider, Harold
  • Badham, John
  • Lasker, Lawrence
  • Parkes, Walter F
  • Broderick, Matthew
  • Coleman, Dabney
  • Wood, John
  • Sheedy, Ally
  • Corbin, Barry
  • Fraker, William A.
  • Rolf, Tom
  • Rubinstein, Arthur B
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Sherwood Productions
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
113
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hackers
  • Computer games
  • War games
  • Video games and teenagers
  • Internet and teenagers
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Wargames., United Artists ; produced in association with Sherwood Productions ; produced by Harold Schneider ; written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes ; directed by John Badham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Special features: Loading Wargames documentary; Attack of the Hackers featurette; Inside NORAD: Cold War Fortress featurette; Tic Tac Toe: aA True Story featurette; interactive superpower weapons briefing gallery; sneek peek at WarGames - The Dead Code; original theatrical trailer
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1137562
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
027616098764
Other physical details
sound, color
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1137562
  • (OCoLC)238541660
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby Surround
Label
Wargames., United Artists ; produced in association with Sherwood Productions ; produced by Harold Schneider ; written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes ; directed by John Badham
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Special features: Loading Wargames documentary; Attack of the Hackers featurette; Inside NORAD: Cold War Fortress featurette; Tic Tac Toe: aA True Story featurette; interactive superpower weapons briefing gallery; sneek peek at WarGames - The Dead Code; original theatrical trailer
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1137562
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
25th anniversary edition
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
027616098764
Other physical details
sound, color
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1137562
  • (OCoLC)238541660
System details
DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby Surround

Library Locations

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      42.679913 -71.429644
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