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memories of the ’80s – War Games

In 1983, a young hacker finds that an online game turns serious in the sci-fi drama War Games. Starring Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy, War Games was written by Lawrence Lasker and Walter F. Parkes and directed by John Badham. … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Commodore 64

In 1983, the year was launched with Time Magazine choosing a machine instead of a man, with the realization that the personal computer was the star of the show for technology – and helped to the forefront by the Commodore … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Max Headroom

In the mid 1980s, technology created a new tv fixation – Max Headroom. Beginning as the host of a Brit music tv show, Max Headroom was the creation of George Stone, Annabel Jankel and Rocky Morton. Portrayed by actor Matt … Continue reading

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