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First Look at ‘Tron: Legacy’

posted by Nell Minow

Tonight select audiences at AMC theaters across the country got their first chance to see a glimpse of the upcoming “Tron: Legacy,” the sequel to the 1982 Disney film with Jeff Bridges that was one of the first to explore the then-new world of computer games.

Just as the first one did, this sequel, again with Bridges and with Garrett Hedlund as the son who goes into the grid in search of his father, is a stunning display of breakthrough technology. The scenes we saw in IMAX 3D were dazzling, with a gladiator-style disk throw, motorcycle race, and of course a high-tech chase. (Those who don’t mind spoilers can see the details on Gamertell.)

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