2014 4.0/5 IMDb 6.6/10 (669) TV-14 SuperHD 91 minutes
This documentary investigates the battle over Internet freedoms and privacy by profiling three larger-than-life hackers and their controversial cases.
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Andrew Auernheimer, Barrett Brown, Jeremy Hammond, Jaime Cochran Directed by Vivien Lesnik Weisman
Documentaries, Crime Documentaries, Social & Cultural Docs
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“The Hacker Wars” surveys the federal government’s legal pursuit of hackers and journalists who have exposed security flaws and surveillance of citizens. — Jeannette Catsoulis Read the review
A forceful indictment of the United States government's surveillance and prosecution of computer hackers and journalists.
Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times, 2014-10-16
As one journalist tells Weisman, "Information is the weapon." It's worthwhile to understand how it's being used.
Diana Clarke, Village Voice, 2014-10-14