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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
In the early 1980s, young computer geniuses take part in a tournament to see who can create a program that will enable a computer to beat a human player at chess.

Cast: Myles Paige , James Curry , Robin Schwartz , Gerald Peary , Wiley Wiggins , Patrick Riester , Jim Lewis , Freddy Martinez

Director: Andrew Bujalski

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Kino Lorber

Computer Chess (2013)

Release Date: July 17th, 2013|1 hr. 31 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
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  • At a certain point, Bujalski - the mumblecore meister, gleefully pushing the envelope of credulity here - jettisons the mock-doc pretense for a Christopher Guest-like glimpse into a strange subculture of the everyday. show more

  • Better to stick with his slightly weird, ultra-focused nerds, who toil away on something strange and special, simply for the beauty of it. show more

  • Basically the film consists of a bunch of techies in white shirts and glasses laboriously discussing their views, exchanges you get the feeling the filmmaker thought would come off as humorous. show more

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