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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 <aj_lum@postoffice.utas.edu.au>

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Rated PG-13 for some sexuality and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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15 September 1995 (USA)  »

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$7,564,000 (USA)
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Trivia

The part of Kate "Acid Burn" Libby was originally offered to Katherine Heigl, but due to prior commitments to Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995) had to turn it down. See more »

Goofs

When Dade and Kate are dumpster diving for information, she uses a flare gun "Subway Defence System" to scare off the guard. In the shot from above you can see the guide wire for the pyrotechnic. See more »

Quotes

Razor: This *is* a payphone.
Blade: Don't ask.
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Referenced in Takedown (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Eyes, Lips, Body (Mekon Vocal Mix)
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Written by Chapman / Somerset / Roberts
Performed by Ramshackle
Courtesy of Copyright Control and Big Life Records [1994] Limited
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So what if it is unrealistic... It's still fun to watch.
17 September 2000 | by See all my reviews

Ok, I've read lots of the reviews here. I'm a computer person by trade, and I'll agree that the effects, and even some of the terminology is WAY off. But that's not the point of this movie. It never claims to be a documentary, just a fun movie about good vs. bad, and good wining. It just happens to take place over the internet. I think that this movie has just gotten a bump rap, it's the perfect B movie for lazy Saturday nights...


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