Exclusive: How Tron: Legacy Starred a Young Jeff Bridges

If you're a Jeff Bridges fan, Tron: Legacy was a double dose of awesomesauce. But how on earth did they turn back the clock on the Dude to get a young Clu running the show? While I wish there were a fountain of youth—or some sort of Mission Impossible-style mask?—the time-bending technique is revealed in this… » 4/04/11 4:40pm 4/04/11 4:40pm

A Look at How Tron Legacy's Awesome Software Art Was Made

Have you ever wondered about the creative process behind all that software art you see in movies such as Minority Report? You've probably wished your operating system's interface was blue-on-black, at any rate. Josh Nimoy, one of the men behind the special effects for Tron Legacy, has described how the movie's… » 4/04/11 11:40am 4/04/11 11:40am

15 Disney Classics Will Go On Sale as 3D Blu-rays This Year

Thinking of buying one of the 3DTVs that are breaking through this week at CES? There'll be a raft of new 3D Blu-rays to snap up from Disney, though most have been painted 3D in post-production. » 1/04/11 6:40am 1/04/11 6:40am

8-Bit Tron: Legacy is Every Bit as Cute as You'd Expect

You can spare 24 seconds for an insanely cute 8-bit Tron: Legacy fan-made clip, can't you? Especially once you hear there's even an 8-bit Daft Punk soundtrack? [YouTube - Thanks, Pierre!] » 1/03/11 6:00am 1/03/11 6:00am

What Tron Needed Was More Pussy...

Olivia Wilde was good 'n all, but how much better would Tron: Legacy have been with this Catron? I think 698 per cent, on average. [Buzzfeed via Make] » 12/31/10 7:00pm 12/31/10 7:00pm

If Only the London Underground Trains Went as Fast as Tron Light Cycles

The iconic tube map of London's Underground network has been given a Tron-over by DeviantArt user IamClu, turning it into "The Grid." Buzz Lightyear and a double-decker bus have also been Tronified, below. » 12/23/10 7:00am 12/23/10 7:00am

TRON Guy Forbidden From Wearing His Costume in a Movie Theater

Jay Maynard, better known as TRON Guy, intended on wearing his famous light-up costume to a showing of TRON: Legacy recently, but his local movie theater refused to admit him. What on earth do they have against awkward costumes? » 12/22/10 8:00pm 12/22/10 8:00pm

Gizmodo Goes 3D

We'll remember 2010 for a lot of reasons. The iPad. The bacon thing finally got old. Teabaggers. And it was the year Hollywood and electronics companies tried to drag us into another dimension: 3D got big. » 12/20/10 4:00pm 12/20/10 4:00pm

What This Interactive Tron Skating Ramp Needs is Some Olivia Wilde

For Australia's Tron: Legacy premiere, skaters slid around Eness' interactive ramp; iPod Touches loaded with custom apps that measured air time to control the graphics. Tony Hawk, this isn't. In fact, it's rather like Wipe Out, isn't it? [LiveForFilms] » 12/20/10 6:40am 12/20/10 6:40am

Movie FAIL: Tron's Most Obvious Mistakes

It's Tron: Legacy day! Who's excited? I know I am. Excited enough to re-watch the original last night. But let's temper that excitement, a little, shall we? Even though it's a childhood favorite, here are some continuity errors from Tron. » 12/17/10 2:59pm 12/17/10 2:59pm

TRON's Cross-Promotional Branding Madness Continues (Xbox Controller…

When you use this special, limited edition TRON Xbox controller, you channel the power of Clu and The Black Guard (aka THE BAD GUYS), which is evident by the glowing evil of the black and orange colors it's adorned in. » 12/17/10 2:00am 12/17/10 2:00am

Ebert on Tron Legacy—Plot Is "A Catastrophe"

Movie critic Roger Ebert has completed his review of Tron Legacy. He says the 3D action sequences are great, but you might want to bring a phone or beer bottle label along to amuse you during the plot bits... » 12/16/10 5:00am 12/16/10 5:00am

Disney Meets Playboy in a Naughty TRON Photoshoot

Click to viewI didn't think that I'd ever blush at the sight of Disney-inspired photos, but my cheeks are most definitely bright red after seeing Playboy's TRON-themed pictorial and the corresponding behind-the-scenes video. Are nipples really supposed to glow like that? » 12/13/10 8:40pm 12/13/10 8:40pm

Tron Skatecycle Belongs in the Movie

I'm sure that I would break all my legs and arms if I rode one of these Tron Skatecycles, but it's so blueblazingly neat that I'm tempted to order one. Too bad it's one of a kind. » 12/13/10 4:20pm 12/13/10 4:20pm

This Latest Tron Clip Features Tony Blair, Daft Punk, and Lots of Latex

Tron: Legacy is almost upon us, and by this point I'll take whatever I can get. Like, say, classy British actor Michael Sheen, a pretty lady, and a too-brief glimpse of Daft Punk. » 12/09/10 7:20pm 12/09/10 7:20pm

I Want To Stay At This Tron Hotel Room Inside An Ice Hotel

This Tron-inspired hotel room is already perfect. You can tell that by just looking at it. But the fact that it's built inside the Ice Hotel in Sweden makes it even more jaw-droppingly incredible. Now I have to stay there. » 12/09/10 11:40am 12/09/10 11:40am

The Tron Lebowski Shirt

You want a Tron/Lebowski mash-up t-shirt? I can get you that, believe me. There are ways, Dude. You don't wanna know about it, believe me. This is just a game! On sale today only, for $9. [Teefury via SlashFilm] » 12/08/10 7:40am 12/08/10 7:40am

How Tron Should Really Look In 2010

It looks as though the Tron: Legacy production team thought of nearly everything in updating the classic for today's audience. Here's the one crucial, hilarious detail they forgot about, though. » 12/02/10 8:20am 12/02/10 8:20am

This Tron Motorcycle Helmet Turns Any Chopper Into a Lightcycle

So maybe you missed out on your bid for a street legal Tron lightcycle. Who needs it? Just strap on this Tronified helmet from Ruby, and every commute is a race against Master Control Program. » 12/01/10 4:00pm 12/01/10 4:00pm