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Real Hackers Tell Us Why They Love the Movie 'Hackers'

We asked a bunch of hackers why they love the over-the-top, cult 90s movie 'Hackers.'
Jake Davis
11.16.18
NETFLIX

‘Snowpiercer’ Director’s New Movie ‘Okja' Is an Anti-Corporate Mindfuck

The new film from Bong Joon Ho is a critique of ethical capitalism wrapped in a heartwarming animal adventure story. But it's not coming to theaters: it premieres on Netflix June 28.
Carl Franzen
6.27.17
Motherboard Guide to Cinema

This Cult 80s Film About the Nuclear Apocalypse Is Still Relevant, and That Sucks

Steve de Jarnatt’s ‘Miracle Mile’ offers a grim look at the world hours before nuclear apocalypse, kicked off by a pre-emptive strike by the US.
Daniel Oberhaus
5.23.17
Moon > Mars

The Moon Is Hot and Mars Is Not (At Least in Recent Sci-Fi)

Andy Weir’s new novel ‘Artemis’ is set on the lunar surface, but it’s hardly the only recent novel to focus on the moon over Mars.
Ben Sullivan
5.11.17
Celluloid Dreams

The Bioethics Film Festival Wants Scientists to Heed the Warnings of Science-Fiction

The Penn Bioethics Film fest is trying to start a public dialog about the real scientific issues that appear in films such as 'Ex Machina,' and 'Her.'
Cait Molden
4.19.17
there's an app for that

Why Are There So Damn Many Celebrity Emoji Apps?

Hollyweird.
Nadja Sayej
3.19.17
The Hacks And The Hackerious

Car Hacking Looks Much Cooler in 'Fate of the Furious' Than It Does IRL

Has hacking jumped the shark in Hollywood?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.9.17
movies

Come Watch 'The Running Man' with Motherboard at Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn

Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Arnold Schwarzenegger sci-fi action film that depicted a dystopian 2017 United States with a deadly government reality show.
Carl Franzen
12.28.16
Sex

Aliens and Shower Sex Don’t Mix in the ‘Alien: Covenant’ Trailer

Billy Crudup is the captain! No Ripley—but there is someone who looks a lot like her!
Carl Franzen
12.27.16
Film

Remembering Carrie Fisher, the Actor and Writer Who Transcended 'Star Wars'

Following her breakout role as Princess Leia in 'Star Wars', she turned her sharp-witted writing to other big Hollywood projects and her own life.
Carl Franzen
12.27.16
videos

This Gesture-Controlled Giant Mech Robot Looks Too Good to Be Real

The robot video was posted by Vitaly Bulgarov, a 3D modeler and concept artist. But damn, does it look cool.
Samantha Cole
12.22.16
cinema

Ryan Phillippe and 'Stranger Things' Kid Star in a Film Shot Entirely on a Drone

UAV Intentions.
Carl Franzen
11.15.16
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