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WarGames

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7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo93%
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Rated: 7+ (PG)19831h 54mOn: Prime Video Hulu Epix Tags: War Technology Video Games Country: America

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.WarGames featuring Matthew Broderick and Dabney Coleman is streaming with subscription on Prime Video, streaming with subscription on Hulu, streaming via tv everywhere with EPIX, and 7 others. It's a drama and mystery movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 93% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (83,235 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Hulu).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#709 Ranked Movie

#25 Ranked in Video Games Movies

#46 Ranked in Movies on Hulu

#137 Ranked in Science-Fiction Movies

WarGames has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 93% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (83,235 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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