16 Memorable OSes and UIs From the Big Screen

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allbestmessage

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gustyk

... and the king of kings: WAR GAMES!

 

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phoenixjc

I have to say, that my favorite thing has to be the boot screen from any of the computers from Hackers.  I tried to find a way to do that back with my computer at the time (Running Windows 98 I believe). 

I have to admit though, the "keyboard" that Hal (Penn Jillette) uses was a pretty interesting, if not uncomfortable, "UI" when paired with the Gibson OS.

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great_raisin

Why isn't the OS from Iron Man on this list...? Tony Stark does some wickedly cool stuff with his omni-sensing gadgets. ;)

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EarthBoundMisfit

I was going to ask that one myself....

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Zyryn

How about the gigantic display at NORAD from "WarGames"?  And of course, the artificially-intelligent OS itself, "Joshua" as embodied by the WOPR (War Operations Plan & Response).  A computer that can plan attacks and defenses for a WWIII scenario is cool on its own--but a computer that prefers to play chess or tic-tac-toe against its own creator/programmer?  Now THAT'S COOL.

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szore

The Dune thing was lame, and I always hated minority report. Are we supposed to stand up and flail our arms around just to check our email? Stoopid, stoopid, stoopid.

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fallout330

Not sure how you hated Minority Report, overall it had a good rating(http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0181689/).  I though it was an excellent story.  In regards to the tech, very interesting and intruiging possbilities.  I'm sure if the UI was a reality, there would probablly be settings for other interface options, I'm sure one wouldn't need to flail their arms around, unless one wanted to. :)

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laxlawe

JARVIS and the HUD's from Iron Man and Iron Man 2

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hmp_goose

Funny: Iwas thinking of all the Warp boxes in GoldenEye about half an hour ago, for some reason …

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biggiebob12345

Live Free or Die Hard.  WAR1OCK had a kick ass UI on his command center.  It was artist animated though and not actually real.

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Slurpy

Yeah, not sure if that "Dune" pic is actually from Short Circuit, but it's definitely not Dune - pretty sure the Butlerian Jihad would have taken out Macs as well as PCs.

 

And the pic from TNG isn't from TNG, it's from DS9.

 

/nerd

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thechipper

Gamer

Surrogates

X-Men

Starship Troopers

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wbrice83186

Whoah!!! Great list, very interesting, but one of the coolest was left out, IMO:

 

Remember that display that they used in the first X-Men movie? It was when they were planning their attack on Magneto, where it rendered the Statue of Liberty into what amounted to that toy with the nails that you put your hand under? Seriously cool.

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Biceps

Sorry if I'm killing the mystery, but the greenish vertical matrix print is just a mirror image of the Japanese katakana alphabet.  It does look pretty cool, though.

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dustyco

Forgot HAL

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luusyphre

Where's Jurassic Park? It's a UNIX system!

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don2041

Being a Star Trek fan from the very first episode I had to try out LCARS. WOW this is what Winows 8 should look like. I,m going to play with this for a while

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Keith E. Whisman

Windows 8 actually looks like it will be super easy to build an LCARS theme for the UI. Hell you can probably just adjust some of the box/icon sizes and colors and change some back grounds here and there and voila, LCARS.

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WORMSS

I'm with Caboose, That looks like Short Circuit to me, where he is teaching the robot to play piano.

(But I could be wrong, I've not seen that film in 15 years, but I don't usually forget anything).

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Caboose

The screenshot for Dune looks like it was actually from Short Circuit

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