PG | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program.
When Tron emerges between two walls following RAM's death, they appear to be covered in circuitry but are actually aerial WWII reconnaissance shots of Dresden Germany.
Boy in Video Game Arcade:
All right, give me room. Here we go.
In Flynn's Arcade, a couple of kids are "playing" pinball machines that aren't switched on (visible at the top left of the screen in the overhead shots).
Certain versions of the European/American re-release have the explanatory title cards establishing the viewer into the world of the Programs and Users.
The light cycle sequence originally had background music. This alternate scene is present on the special laserdisc edition.
Written and Performed by Journey
$4,761,795 (USA) (11 July 1982)
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