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Sneakers data war

by Critical Commons Manager

In the emotional climax of Sneakers, two archetypal black-hat/white-hat hackers discuss the power of information to overshadow the apparatus of physical warfare. "There's a war out there….a world war and it's not about who's got the most bullets. It's about who controls the information. What we see and hear; how we work, what we think. It's all about the information." Should the technological elite embrace their megalomania or walk away?

Sneakers war of information

There's a world war on and it's all about the information

from Sneakers (1992)
Creator: Phil Alden Robinson
Distributor: Universal Pictures
Posted by Critical Commons Manager
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