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Author: Iain SoftleyRafael MoreuMichael PeyserRalph Albert WinterJonny Lee MillerAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : [Widescreen presentation]
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(Hackers) "A young boy is arrested by the US Secret Service for writing a computer virus and is banned from using a computer until his 18th birthday. Years later, he and his new-found friends discover a plot to unleash a dangerous computer virus, but they must use their computer skills to find the evidence while being pursued by the Secret Service and the evil computer genius behind the virus."--IMDb website.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Dystopian films
Fantasy films
Feature films
Science fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Softley; Rafael Moreu; Michael Peyser; Ralph Albert Winter; Jonny Lee Miller; Angelina Jolie; Fisher Stevens; Simon Boswell; John Badham; Lawrence Lasker; Walter F Parkes; Harold Schneider; Matthew Broderick; Dabney Coleman; John Wood; Arthur B Rubinstein; Alan Johnson; Walon Green; Douglas Anthony Metrov; Irene Walzer; Jack Frost Sanders; Richard Jordan; Jami Gertz; Jason Patric; Maurice Jarre; Stuart Gillard; Rob Kerchner; Randall Badat; Irene Litinsky; Matt Lanter; Amanda Walsh; Nicholas Wright; John Van Tongeren; Harry Stuart Winer; Patrick Bailey; Larry B Williams; W W Wicket; Casey T Mitchell; Walter Coblenz; Kate Capshaw; Lea Thompson; Kelly Preston; John Williams; Albert Pyun; Debra Ricci; Regina Davis; Menahem Golan; Yoram Globus; Kathy Ireland; Linda Kerridge; William R Moses; United Artists (Firm); Brooksfilms (Firm); Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; ABC Motion Pictures.; Cannon Group.
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
OCLC Number: 799878414
Notes: Videodisc release of six motion pictures produced in 1983 (Wargames), 1986 (Solarbabies, Spacecamp), 1988 (Alien from L.A.), 1995 (Hackers) and 2007 (Wargames - the dead code).
"MGM movie collection."--Container.
Credits: (Hackers) Director of photography, Andrzej Sekula; editors, Christopher Blunden, Martin Walsh; music, Simon Boswell.
(Wargames) Director of photography, William A. Fraker; editor, Tom Rolf; music, Arthur B. Rubinstein.
(Solarbabies) Director of photography, Peter MacDonald; editor, Conrad Buff; music, Maurice Jarre.
(Wargames - the dead code) Director of photography, Bruce Chun; editor, Robin Russell; music, John Van Tongeren.
(Spacecamp) Director of photography, William A Fraker; editors, Tim Board, John W. Wheeler; music, John Williams.
(Alien from L.A.) Director of photography, Tom Fraser; editor, Daniel Lowenthal; music, Drock.
Cast: (Hackers) Jonny Lee Miller, Angelina Jolie, Fisher Stevens.
(Wargames) Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood.
(Solarbabies) Richard Jordan, Jami Gertz, Jason Patrick.
(Wargames - the dead code) Matt Lanter, Amanda Walsh, Nicholas Wright.
(Spacecamp) Kate Capshaw, Lea Thompson, Kelly Preston.
(Alien from L.A.) Kathy Ireland, Linda Kerridge, William R. Moses.
Description: 3 videodiscs (606 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby Digital.
Contents: Disc 1, Side A. Hackers / United Artists presents an Iain Softley film ; written by Rafael Moreu ; produced by Michael Peyser, Ralph Winter ; directed by Iain Softley (105 min.) --
disc 1, side B. Wargames / a Leonard Boldberg production ; produced in association with Sherwood Productions ; written by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes ; produced by Harold Schneider ; directed by John Badham (113 min.) --
disc 2, side A. Solarbabies / Brooksfilms presents ; screenplay by Walon Green and Douglas Anthony Metrov ; produced by Irene Walzer and Jack Frost Sanders ; directed by Alan Johnson --
disc 2, side B. Wargames --
the dead code / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; story by Rob Kerchner and Randal Badat ; produced by Irene Litinsky ; directed by Stuart Gillard ; based on characters created by Lawrence Lasker & Walter F. Parkes (100 min.) --
disc 3, side A. Spacecamp / ABC Motion Pictures presents ; a Leonard Goldberg production ; story by Patrick Bailey and Larry B. Williams ; screenplay by W.W. Wicket and Casey T. Mitchell ; produced by Patrick Bailey and Walter Coblenz ; directed by Harry Winer (107 min.) --
disc 3, side B. Alien from L.A. / The Cannon Group, Inc. presents ; a Golan-Globus production ; written by Debra Ricci & Regina Davis and Albert Pyun ; produced by Menaham Golan and Yoram Globus ; directed by Albert Pyun (87 min.).
Other Titles: Hackers.
Wargames.
War games.
Solarbabies.
Wargames : the dead code.
Spacecamp.
Space camp.
Alien from L.A.
Six sci-fi movies
6 science fiction movies
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio, Inc.

Abstract:

(Hackers) "A young boy is arrested by the US Secret Service for writing a computer virus and is banned from using a computer until his 18th birthday. Years later, he and his new-found friends discover a plot to unleash a dangerous computer virus, but they must use their computer skills to find the evidence while being pursued by the Secret Service and the evil computer genius behind the virus."--IMDb website.

(Wargames) "A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III."--IMDb website.

(Solarbabies) In a post-apocalyptic desert, shadowy, crypto-fascist authorities attempt to track down roller-skating teen rebels.

(War games - the dead code) "The United State's Department of Homeland Security is led to believe an American teen hacker playing a terrorist-attack simulator game online is a real terrorist out to destroy the U.S."--IMDb website.

(Spacecamp) "The young attendees of a space camp find themselves in space for real when their shuttle is accidently launched into orbit."--IMDb website.

(Alien from L.A.) "A nerdish teenager goes looking for her missing archaeologist father, and stumbles into a strange underground civilization."--IMDb website.

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