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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Patrick Riester
Wiley Wiggins
Directors
Andrew Bujalski
Screenwriters
Andrew Bujalski
Running Time
92 minutes

Computer Chess
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Computer Chess

Plot
Early 1980s. A group of chess enthusiasts gather at a hotel to program computers to play each other in a battle of artificial intelligence.


Verdict
It's fashionable to dismiss mumblecore as prone to obtuseness, but Bujalski offers a wryly funny slice of nerd-vana.


Reviewed by Dan Jolin

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