Summer of '83: "Wargames"
Not enough kids movies ever dealt with the harsh terrors of the Cold War.
In the opening scene of this 1983 reminder about the potential (inevitable?) nuclear annihilation all mankind, two missile commanders (Michael Madsen and John Spencer!) are ordered to launch a world-ending bomb and nearly kill each other arguing what to do.
It's a classic Cold War nightmare scenario, and even if that's all WARGAMES had going for it, it would still be a potent reminder of the technology that's still out there… Show more
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