Sam Flynn, the tech-savvy 27-year-old son of Kevin Flynn, looks into his father's disappearance and finds himself pulled into the same world of fierce programs and gladiatorial games where his father has been living for 20 years. Along with Kevin's loyal confidant Quorra, father and son embark on a life-and-death journey across a visually-stunning cyber universe that has become far more advanced and exceedingly dangerous. Meanwhile, the malevolent program CLU, who dominates the digital world, plans to invade the real world and will stop at nothing to prevent their escape.
The only way to win is to survive.
See more »
17 December 2010 (USA)
See more »
Opening Weekend USA: $44,026,211,
19 December 2010
Gross USA: $172,062,763
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $400,062,763
See more on IMDbPro »
Aspect Ratio: 2.39 : 1
See full technical specs
Did You Know?
Among the file seen when Sam runs a bin/history search are: ./sanity_check and vi~/last_will_and_testament.txt See more
When Clu is talking to Castor/Zuse in the bar, Castor/Zuse's skin changes from blue to Caucasian and back again between shots. See more
The Grid. A digital frontier. I tried to picture clusters of information as they moved through the computer. What did they look like? Ships? motorcycles? Were the circuits like freeways? I kept dreaming of a world I thought I'd never see. And then, one day...
7 Year Old Sam Flynn
You got in.
That's right, man. I got in.
The closing credits feature 3D computer circuits that pop-out of the screen. See more
Written by Steve Perry
and Jonathan Cain
Performed by Journey
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment See more