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(Video Cassette - 2002 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.

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A hacker is transported into a computer where he must fight for his life against the Master Control system. The hacker teams up with a bookkeeping program and his girlfriend to try to replace Master Control with Tron.
Title: Tron
Publisher: [United States] : Walt Disney Home Video ; [Burbank, CA] : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002]
Edition: 20th anniversary collectors ed
Characteristics: 1 videocassette (ca. 96 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Notes: Includes original theatrical trailer
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1982; digitally mastered
Computer animation and live action
Summary: A hacker is transported into a computer where he must fight for his life against the Master Control system. The hacker teams up with a bookkeeping program and his girlfriend to try to replace Master Control with Tron.
Audience: MPAA rating: PG
Additional Contributors: Bridges, Jeff - 1949-
Lisberger, Steven
Walt Disney Productions
ISBN: 0788831496
Branch Call Number: 7.914 T85
Statement of Responsibility: [presented by] Walt Disney Productions ; directed by Steven Lisberger ; screenplay by Steven Lisberger ; produced by Donald Kushner ; a Lisberger-Kushner production
Credits: Director of photography, Bruce Logan ; production designer, Dean Edward Mitzner ; film editor, Jeff Gourson ; music, Wendy Carlos ; costume designers, Elois Jenssen, Rosanna Norton.
Performers: Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, David Warner, Cindy Morgan, Barnard Hughes ; co-starring Dan Shor, Peter Jurasik, Tony Stephano.
Event: Photographed at Walt Disney Studios, Burbank, California and Lawrence Livermore Lab, Livermore, California
Physical Form Available: Also issued on DVD
System Details: VHS; Hi-Fi stereo. ; Dolby surround
Other Language: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Animated films
Feature films
Science fiction films
Publisher No: 24107 Walt Disney Home Video
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Jan 17, 2013
  • de_grammont rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

The story's not quite linear at the very beginning, but it's pretty easy to pick up on what's going on. I like Legacy better, but Tron is still a good movie.

Aug 14, 2011
  • pinay rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

The movie was great. I like all special effect in it etc... And those motorcycles they were awesome, i wish they had these in real life.

Aug 13, 2011
  • psn1950 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

The original TRON does have a more sensible plot than the new TRON: LEGACY, however the scenes in the movie are out of place and the characters are not properly introduced. As for the special effects and the music, cheap and empty.

TheBatman is right, but this is not set in 2003. This is set in 1982, when the movie was released.

Feb 28, 2011
  • TheBatman rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

You've gotta love the classics, this being one of them. Although it's pretty funny that it's based in 2003 and that we still and no where close to doing any of that, it's still a really great movie. Plus if your going to see the new one in IMAX (like me) then it's good to know what happened in the first one. I'll give Tron a 9.5/10.

Aug 24, 2010
  • Nords rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This was one of my favorite movies when I was young in the early 80's. The story actually holds up really well and is a lot less dated then one would expect. Some of the effects are still really cool (the glowing uniforms, hover tanks, bikes, etc.) but some of the computer animation obviously shows its age. Still, it is better then the crappy blue screen that was used for most movies back then. Ties in really well with a Terminator type universe. Master Computer reminds me of SkyNet.

Mar 29, 2009
  • RonNasty64 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

LOST! Curses and expletive at that person who did not return this DVD.


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