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2018-07-07 13:06 Fathers, Daughters and Trouble with Penguins
Another collection of Apple laptop appearances: The New Daughter has a Powerbook G3 and Trouble with the Curve, Mr Popper's Penguins and Father of Invention all feature Macbook Pros.
2018-06-02 22:05 Lone Wolf McQuade, Texas Instruments Ranger
Lone Wolf McQuade gives Starring the Computer its first Texas Instruments DS990/1.
2018-05-19 16:28 One Laptop per Child
The film Savages gives Starring the Computer its first One Laptop per Child: the OLPC XO. It also has an Apple Unibody iMac and a Panasonic Toughbook.
2018-05-06 13:43 Family Tandies
In the Family Ties episode Working At It, we see a Tandy TRS-80 Model 4 and a DEC PDP-11/34.
2018-04-22 16:57 More Commodores
Preacher has a Commodore 64, John Wick: Chapter 2 has a Commodore VIC-20, and Collateral Beauty has a Commodore 64 and a couple of Apple machines (a iMac and a Macbook Pro).
2018-03-25 11:52 Computers from the Darkside
Thanks very much to Dirk who supplied a comprehensive list of computers appearing in the TV series "Tales from the Darkside". Here they all are: Slippage gives the Bull Micral 30 its debut, All a Clone by the Telephone, It All Comes Out in the Wash and Bigalow's Last Smoke all have HP 150s, The Impressionist has a Kaypro II, Lifebomb has a Televideo TS-803, Sorry, Right Number and Payment Overdue both have AT&T PC 6300s, and Red Leader gives the Compaq Deskpro model 1 its debut.
2018-02-18 22:39 Three times II
The Russia House and The Goldbergs (Season 2, Episode 4) both have Apple II, and Lots of Luck completes the trio with a Apple IIc.
2018-01-27 00:05 Killing a ThinkPad
Episode 4 of the first season of Forbrydelsen (The Killing) has a Starring the Computer debut role for a Lenovo ThinkPad Z60m.
2018-01-13 01:08 New Year Big Iron
Caprice offers some tape drives from a Burroughs B205, The second episode of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy has a fleeting glimpse of a Honeywell H200, and the Doctor Who story The Green Death has a critical role for an ICT 1301.
2017-12-23 00:07 A Festive Pair
I've added two festive films to the database. Black Christmas has an Apple Powerbook G4 and This Christmas has a couple of Macbook Pros and an iMac.
2017-12-02 16:28 Apples and an Osborne
Cyborg She has an iMac G4. Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles has a Powerbook G3, a Clamshell iBook G3 and a iMac G3. 101 Reykjavík also has a iMac G3. Nerve has a iMac G3 and same Macbook Airs and Macbook Pros. And finally, EZ Money has a Powerbook 140 and Starring the Computer's first Osborne 1.
2017-11-25 13:07 Twin Tandys
Double Dragon has a very brief view of a Tandy TRS-80 Model III and a Tandy TRS-80 Model 4 plays a pivotal role in The Highroller.
2017-11-12 17:38 Heathkit Things
Season two of Stranger Things gives the Heathkit/Zenith H89 its first Starring the Computer outing.
2017-10-28 17:30 Altamont Ant-Man
Altamont Now has parts for a Kaypro 10, Commodore 64 and Texas Instruments TI-99/4A, whereas Ant-Man offers Starring the computer its first Dell Latitude E6400 XFR.
2017-10-22 21:32 Archimedes City
The Acorn Archimedes makes regular appearances in Capital City.
2017-10-07 15:50 005 Computers
I have five new appearances to report in James Bond films, including three machines making their Starring-the-Computer debut. Goldeneye has an IBM Thinkpad 701 and Licence to Kill has a Philips Videowriter 250 and the debutante Philips P3230. Also making their first appearance are the HP Jornada 430se in The World Is Not Enough and the Philips P2000C in The Living Daylights.
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