Directed by Steven Lisberger, Tron is a Buena Vista Distribution, Walt Disney Productions movie based on a screenplay by Steven Lisberger, Bonnie MacBird.
Tron Release Date
The release date for Tron was July 9th, 1982.
Hacker/arcade owner Kevin Flynn is digitally broken down into a data stream by a villainous software pirate known as the Master Control and reconstituted into the internal, 3-D graphical world of computers. It is there, in the ultimate blazingly colorful, geometrically intense landscapes of cyberspace, that Flynn joins forces with Tron to outmaneuver the Master Control program that holds them captive in the equivalent of a gigantic, infinitely challenging computer game.