A young boy is arrested by the U.S. Secret Service for writing a computer virus and is banned from using a computer until his 18th birthday. Years later, he and his new-found friends discover a plot to unleash a dangerous computer virus, but they must use their computer skills to find the evidence while being pursued by the Secret Service and the evil computer genius behind the virus. Written by
Alexander Lum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
their only crime was curiosity
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Did You Know?
The film's writer, director, and some cast members attended the New York City 2600 meeting, a monthly hangout of the local hacker community, to observe and talk with real-life hackers. See more
At school when Dade is looking at Kate's profile information to promote himself to Adv English, Dade's school photo is shown in the new window that is opened on the computer before Dade enters his name. See more
Hack the planet! Hack the planet!
References The Lawnmower Man
Written by Neil Barnes
(as Neil John Barnes), Paul Daley
(as Paul Terence Daley) and John Lydon
Performed by Leftfield
(as LeftField) and John Lydon
Courtesy of Columbia Records and The Atlantic Recording Corporation
By Arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. See more