Royal Tenenbaums - Vintage PCs

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Sun Dec 30 13:00:58 2001

On Sun, 30 Dec 2001, Jeff Hellige wrote:

> Look at what they did with the Mac Plus in 'Star Trek: The
> Voyage Home' or the IMSAI 8080 in 'Wargames'. The scenes certainly
> looked cool though.

The IMSAI 8080 in Wargames was a real system, with real hardware, and in
real life would work just as depicted in the movie (the software
functionality excepted). In fact, here it is:

(Scroll down to the bottom of the page).

It's what the David Lightman character did with it in the film that
requires one to stretch the imagination a bit (though not by too much).

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