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Mainframe computers for theme park management

by Critical Commons Manager

In 1973, high technology was still widely signified by room-sized mainframe computers with panels full of blinking lights and rapid-seeking tape-drives, but an especially futuristic control room such as the one imagined for Westworld required monitors to display 3D computer graphics for their operators to monitor. The theme park central control in Michael Crichton's sci-fi technology-run-amok thriller Westworld looks like the control center for a NASA space mission.

Computer control room for android theme park in Westworld

Technicians and computers work together to create the ultimate in adult entertainment

from Westworld (1973)
Creator: Michael Crichton
Distributor: MGM
Posted by Critical Commons Manager