How the hell do you make a modern sequel to a likable but dated bit of sci-fi nonsense? Well, this is how! They could have just made a remake, one that is a bit like the old one but with updated technology and an annoying child in the lead role (not forgetting loads of product pl...
The Master Control Program is booted back up in this revamped Tron continuation that sees the return of original star Jeff Bridges as Kevin Flynn, the brilliant computer programmer whose disappearance... read more
Release Date: December 17, 2010
DVD Release Date: April 5, 2011
Stats: 21,228 reviews
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December 23, 2013
July 13, 2013
Tron Legacy takes place about 15 years after the events of the first Tron film where Kevin Flynn (Jeff Bridges) has gone missing and his son Sam (Garrett Hedlund) has grown up questioning where his father went. He gets a text from the video arcade where his father worked and goes...
May 3, 2013
After the events of the original Tron, Kevin Flynn disappears and his rebellious son enters the virtual world two decades later to find his father. The original Tron was a visually ground breaking film with an fun messianistic plot revolving around a population of personified "pr...
October 18, 2012
There's not a whole lot to say here. The effects are staggering and the action is exhilarating, but the plot is a little lacking. This would have been an instant classic if the story was as good as the effects and action, but it still stands as a fantastic technical demo and one ...
July 19, 2012
Slightly less than decent sci-fi film. Could've been so much better if more thought had been put into plot.
June 28, 2012
It was fairly entertaining. But I was also in another world at the time.
June 22, 2012
All they had to do to make this a decent movie was have lots of cool looking 3d action sequences. What a ripoff.
June 3, 2012
Can you call a film a classic if it didn't do well at the box office back when it was released, wasn't exactly a huge hit in rentals and reruns either and yet people of a certain age think back on it fondly as part of their childhood? The original "Tron" film from the 80s may not...
March 8, 2012
*Looks down with sunglasses at hand*
*Puts on glasses*
"Tron Legacy" tries really, really hard to be a very cool and in some ways, it pulls off its tone. It's got some really breathtaking camera shots and especially with ...
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The unique action scenes and neon world were enticing eye-candy. Most of the characters had at least a little depth to discover, and the social issues included were numerous, surprisingly including eugenics, genocide, and the western God's creation story. A message I rarely see i...
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