Scenes from WarGames (1983)

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Here are screenshots of some of our favorite scenes from the Matthew Broderick movie WarGames — which also starred Ally Sheedy, Dabney Coleman, John Wood… and, of course, Joshua/WOPR as himself. (Get the movie on DVD, Blu-Ray or instant watch here.)



David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) and Jennifer Mack (Ally Sheedy)



Booking two airline tickets to Paris



Shall we play a game?



David & Jennifer with Falken



Watching the screens of a nuclear war simulation



The war room – missile warning



US map of possible attacks



War game scenarios



The only winning move is not to play

only winning move is not to play

No thermonuclear war!


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  1. When I first saw this movie, and saw the setup in his room…I thought: “Whoa, what a cool thing to have”! Now, 30 years later, hard to believe it was once state of the art.

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