The fourth and final movie in Cult Film Corner’s Hacking special is prolly the cultiest of cult films reviewed so far – Tron.
Kevin Flynn (Jeff Bridges), an arcade owner and gifted software engineer, tries to hack into software company ENCOM. Once an employee, now he’s trying to find evidence of senior executive Ed Dillinger (David Warner) stealing his code for five extremely popular video games and taking credit for himself. Blocked by an increasing intelligent and malevolent Master Control Program, Flynn has to break into ENCOM with the help of current employees Alan Bradley (Bruce Boxleitner) and Lora Baines (Cindy Morgan). Working from a science lab within the ENCOM building, Flynn tries accessing the files again while Alan releases his brilliant security program, Tron. The MCP threatened, it zaps Flynn with a conveniently placed laser and beams him into ENCOM’s mainframe… Read more »