Sunday, November 21, 2010

Apple (Mac) products starring in Hollywood

Famous movies that uses Apple products like desktops (Macs) & portables are as follows:

1)   Independence Day (1996) starring Will Smith & Jeff Goldblum. Directed by Roland Emmerich


- Powerbook 5300 (the one that sent a computer virus to the Alien mothership that save "mankind" in the movie)

2)   You've Got mail (1998) directed by Nora Ephron starring Meg Ryan & Tom Hanks.

- Powerbook 3400

3)    Hackers (1995) directed by Iain Softley starring Jesse Bradford & Angelina Jolie

HACKERS: Movie Trailer. Watch more top selected videos about: Lorraine Bracco, Jonny Lee Miller

- Apple IIGS,  Powerbook Duo, Newton Messagepad 100

4)   Batman & Robin (1997) directed by Joel Schumacher Starring George Clooney (Batman), Chris O'Donnell (Robin) & Alicia Silverstone (Batgirl)

- Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh (used by Batman) & eMate 300 (used by Batgirl)

5)   The Net (1995) directed by by Irwin Winkler starring Sandra Bullock.

THE NET: Movie Trailer. Watch more top selected videos about: Movie Trailers, Jeremy Northam

- Powermac 8100, Powerbook Duo

6)   Jurassic Park (1993) directed by Steven Spielberg starring Sam Neil, Laura Dern & Jeff Goldblum.

- Macintosh Quadra 700

7)  Mission Impossible (1996) directed by Brian De Palma starring Tom Cruise.
mission impossible 1996 Pictures, Images and Photos

- Powerbook 550C (only sold in Japan)

8)  Antitrust (2001) directed by Peter Howitt starring Ryan Phillippe, Claire Forlani & Rachael Leigh

ANTITRUST: Movie Trailer. Watch more top selected videos about: Tim Robbins, Ryan Phillippe

- Powerbook G3

9)   Under Seige 2 (1995) Directed by Geoff Murphy Starring Steven Seagal


- Newton Messagepad 100 (Apple's predecessor of the iPhone & iPad)

10) TRON (1982) directed by Joseph Kosinski starring Jeff Bridges & Bruce Boxleitner (Tron)

- Apple III

I would consider this "legendary" movie as one of the grand-father of all the virtual reality (VR) genre movies like Disclosure, The Matrix, Johnny Mnemonic, Spy Kids 3D, Virtuosity & many others including the sequel - "TRON Legacy"...

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