10 fascinating facts you might not know about Tron 30 years later

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Apr 29, 2019, 7:53 AM EDT (Updated)

As of today, it's been 30 years since Disney's sci-fi classic Tron was released. But even though it hit theaters way back on July 9, 1982, the flick still maintains an air of mystery—so we've pulled together 10 interesting tidbits that only add to its epic legend.

It's hard to believe that three decades have passed since Kevin Flynn first entered the Grid, and though Tron was a box-office bomb, it's inspired countless films and filmmakers in the years since.

Considering the rudimentary tech at the time, it's interesting to look back and see how seat-of-the-pants the production really was. Heck, look no further than the original trailer.

So in honor of the 30-year anniversary, here are 10 facts you may not know about Tron: