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Modern Marvels: The Creation of the Computer

1995 Rated NR 50m

The machines at the center of the information age, computers have revolutionized our lives and linked together people around the planet. This intriguing documentary traces the technological advancements that led to the first modern computers. The film takes a fascinating in-depth look at Charles Babbage's Victorian "counting machine" and explores how IBM was launched with a punch-card counting machine built to speed the 1890 census.

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Movie Details

Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.