Why Hollywood loves killer-computers

James, Caryn
February 1996
Macworld;Feb1996, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p268
Discusses films in the United States that depict computers as embodiments of evil. Portrayal of hackers as misfits; Possible reasons why technology is destructive in the movies; Gulf between the computer literate and those who are not; Technophobia experienced by people; Importance for a film to focus on the human response to computer technology.


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