The Fight Club / Mactintosh Connection

By Deane Barker on October 25, 2005

Trivia for Fight Club (1999): I found this in the trivia to the IMDb entry on “Fight Club.”

One of Project Mayhem’s acts of vandalism is the destruction of a display of Apple Macintosh computers. The explosion occurs at exactly 84 minutes into the film, an ironic reference to Apple’s famous tribute to George Orwell’s “Nineteen Eighty-Four” when they debuted the Macintosh during the 1984 Super Bowl.



  1. Yeah, don’t they drill holes in the monitors, pour gasoline in them, and blow the hell out of the entire Mac store?

    It was awesome.

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