Aired Thursday June 17, 6:45pm - 9:00pmon Film4

WarGames (1983)

Action / Drama / Thriller

When a computer whiz taps into the government early warning system, it invites him to play Global Thermonuclear Warfare. Little does he realise that this is not a variation on Space Invaders, and his gleeful decision to nuke Las Vegas precipitates a full-scale countdown to Armageddon.

Cast and crew
  • John BadhamDirector
  • Matthew BroderickDavid Lightman
  • Dabney ColemanDr. John McKittrick
  • Ally SheedyJennifer Katherine Mack
  • John WoodDr. Stephen Falken
  • Barry CorbinGen. Jack Beringer
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