Computer Chess

2013 • 91 minutes
4.0
18 reviews
88%
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Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, COMPUTER CHESS 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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4.0
18 reviews
Grayson Wendell
December 15, 2013
Can someone please explain to me where the past 90 minutes went? I'm honestly not sure why this movie was ever made. I guess I just don't "get it."
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A Google user
December 9, 2013
One of the funniest movies I've seen this year and a for sure an instant classic somewhere between Napoleon Dynamite and Eraserhead!
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Nick Raven
July 31, 2014
Nerdy.
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