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Rated NR · 91 min. · 2013


Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, this film transports viewers to a nostalgic moment when the contest between technology and the human spirit seemed a little more up for grabs. We get to know the eccentric geniuses possessed of the vision to teach a metal box to defeat man, literally, at his own game, laying the groundwork for artificial intelligence as we know it and will come to know it in the future.

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Director: Andrew Bujalski
Writer: Andrew Bujalski
Producer: Houston King and Alex Lipschultz
Cast: Gary Teague, Gene Williams, Anne Dodge and Tishuan Scott


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