Playing Columbine

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"A polarizing game, a deadly shooting, a widespread protest. For the first time, it all comes together."
  • NR
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 7.1  (172)

This intense documentary presents the effects of a video game on real life events. When the game Super Columbine Massacre RPG is released to critical and ethical questions, some wonder if the experience helped other potential shooters train for their mass executions. Interviews with actual survivors from the Columbine shootings and other experts question the role the game played in other tragedies. However, since the game raises questions of taste by letting players experience the high school shooting through the eyes of the killers, the argument gets heated and complicated.

Playing Columbine
Description
This intense documentary presents the effects of a video game on real life events. When the game Super Columbine Massacre RPG is released to critical and ethical questions, some wonder if the experience helped other potential shooters train for their mass executions. Interviews with actual survivors from the Columbine shootings and other experts question the role the game played in other tragedies. However, since the game raises questions of taste by letting players experience the high school shooting through the eyes of the killers, the argument gets heated and complicated.

Playing Columbine is a 2008 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

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  • Release Date
    2008
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 34 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (172)