Meet the man behind Tron’s vehicles
ALERT! You can buy your own Light Cycle. Here’s our meeting last year with the original designer
Posted: 19 Aug 2011
The director, Joe Kosinski, brings his brilliantly photo-real eye to proceedings. Using the latest performance-capture technology, the 61-year-old Jeff Bridges gets to act opposite his mid-'30s self. Olivia Wilde is stunning as the warrior programme Quorra. French band Daft Punk has done the soundtrack (it's brilliant).
And then there are the vehicles: all sorts of fabulous cars, bikes, tanks and jets. Daniel Simon's vehicles. Not just a blockbuster action film, Tron: Legacy is also a kind of pop-culture nirvana.