Modern Marvels: The Creation of the Computer
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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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
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- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it