WarGames High School student David Lightman 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 and a wizardly computer genius, David must race against time to outwit his opponent and prevent a nuclear Armageddon.

Average Score : 70.69

Is it a game, or is it real?

Status: Released

Release Date: 1983-06-03

Geners Thriller Science Fiction Drama

Production Companies United Artists Sherwood Productions

Production Countries United States of America,

Run time: 114 minutes

Budget: $12,000,000

Revenue: $124,600,000