High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a confrontation of global proportions! Together with his girlfriend (Ally Sheedy) and a wizardly computer genius (John Wood), David must race against time to outwit his opponent...and prevent a nuclear Armageddon.
Directed by: John Badham
1 hr 54 mins
$ 12,000,000.00 (Estimated)
$ 79,567,667.00 (USA)
$ 67,567,667.00 (Estimated in USA)