Tron (1982)

As Kevin Flynn searches for proof that he invented a hit video game, he is 'digitalized' by a laser and finds himself inside 'The Grid', where programs suffer under the tyrannical rule of the Master Control Program (MCP). With the help of a security program called 'TRON', Flynn seeks to free The Grid from the MCP.

Plot Keywords: video game, hacker, simulation, super computer, utopia, simulated reality , virtual reality, dystopia, computer simulation, computer animation, computer-generated imagery, 1980s, arcade game, distopia, light cycle

DirectorSteven Lisberger
WriterSteven Lisberger
Production CompaniesLisberger/Kushner, Walt Disney Productions
Production CountryUnited States of America
Spoken LanguageEnglish

Alternate Titles

Tron 1
Tron 1