Celebrate today, July 17, the day Alex Murphy was rechristened as the future of law enforcement. Remember your first time seeing it? Your personal connections? A defense of the sequel(s)? Post it here.
I saw it when I was 5. It didn't click with me till I was in my teens. It's now neck and neck with Die Hard as my favorite action movie ever.
From the soulless, corporate villains to the unease at the world at large, the political and social commentary has barely aged.