Rev.97/10/01 "Hackers" Movie Script Typed by Lo Wang UNITED ARTISTS PICTURES presents an IAIN SOFTLEY film "HACKERS" JONNY LEE MILLER ANGELINA JOLIE FISHER STEVENS and LORRAINE BRACCO music by SIMON BOSWELL edited by CHRISTOPHER BLUNDEN MARTIN WALSH production designer JOHN BEARD director of photography ANDRZEJ SEKULA executive producer IAIN SOFTLEY co-producer JANET GRAHAM written by RAFAEL MOREU produced by MICHAEL PEYSER RALPH WINTER directed by IAIN SOFTLEY SEATTLE 1988 EXT.
Now, in regular motion, the battering ram breaks open the front door.
I just had a power surge here at home that wiped out a file I was working on. DADE Right, well my BLT drive on my computer just went AWOL, and I've got this big project due tomorrow for Mr. DADE Yeah, well, you know these Japanese management techniques.
He closes his eyes and a flurry of half-second video clips from old TV shows flashes by. His screen says ENTERING ARPS 331 and then wipes to another screen. There is a graphic representation of the station's automatic videotape changer.
He's been playing with his computer all night for a solid week.