The Best Hipster Movies Films
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The Best Hipster Movies

List Criteria: Movies must convey a hipster mentality and/or be beloved by "hipsters"

The best hipster films are a cross-section of the best movies of all time that appeal specifically to an audience that doesn't care. If you subscribe to the traditional hipster mantra, liking something and/or bringing it to the public's attention makes it immediately uncool and not likable so, in reality, this list is really a bit of an oxymoron, since a real hipster could never like anything someone else does (even another hipster).

But if you get away from trying to understand hipsters and just look at the movies made by and/or featuring hipsters, you get a look at some of the greatest hipster movies ever. From Lost in Translation to Garden State to anything made by Wes Anderson (Rushmore, Bottle Rocket, Royal Tenenbaums... the hipster movie list goes on), these great hipster films are fine pieces of movie making that just happen to feature characters who wear tighter clothing than the Joe Average movie person.

This list of the best hipster movies includes films that are either beloved by hipsters, or feature a hipster as one of the central characters. If your favorite hipster movie isn't on this hipster movies list, make sure to add it to the list yourself. All genres have been included. Hipsters are a youthful subculture that values progressive, independent thinking, and counter-culture tastes. They tend to lean towards androgyny, because classic male/female imagery is considered too mainstream and even offensive. In many ways, they are modern beatniks. If you yourself are a hipster then one of these films may well be one of your favorites.

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    most listed Julianne Moore, Tara Reid, Jeff Bridges Released: 1998

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    added by Mark Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Jared Leto

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    added by life20191 Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey

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    added by CodyFiorentini Malcolm McDowell, Steven Berkoff, Warren Clarke

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    added by MadameLil Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller

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    added by shannon.mccormacknpt Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto, Ellen Burstyn

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    Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin, Bill Murray Released: 2001

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    often listed & added by Celeb Spotter Haylie Duff, Jon Heder, Diedrich Bader

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    Drew Barrymore, Ashley Tisdale, Jake Gyllenhaal Released: 2001

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    added by MadameLil Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, Toni Collette

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    added by Celeb Spotter Zooey Deschanel, Minka Kelly, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

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    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Anthony Michael Hall

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    added by BriBurke-Carroll Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd

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    added by Celeb Spotter Jennifer Garner, Ellen Page, Jason Bateman

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Scott Mosier Released: 1994

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    added by Kel Varnsen Bill Nighy, Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg

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    ranked low on reranks & added by JillianMaguire Bruce Willis, Bill Murray, Edward Norton

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    Audrey Tautou, Spencer Tracy, Joan Bennett Released: 2001

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    added by PeteBoyle Natalie Portman, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno

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    Susan Sarandon, Meat Loaf, Tim Curry

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    Bill Murray, Alexis Bledel, Jason Schwartzman Released: 1998

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    Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray, Anna Faris Released: 2003

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    Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats

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    added by wiabux Edward Furlong, Edward Norton, Beverly D'Angelo

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    often listed & added by life20191 Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss

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    Natalie Portman, Jim Parsons, Ian Holm Released: 2004

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    often listed & added by Celeb Spotter Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Kel Varnsen Anna Kendrick, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Aubrey Plaza

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    added by whoisaffiq Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill

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    added by Lons Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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    often listed & added by life20191 Winona Ryder, Renée Zellweger, Ben Stiller

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Julianne Moore, Heather Graham, Mark Wahlberg

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    ranked low on reranks & added by MadameLil Audrey Hepburn, Mickey Rooney, Mel Blanc

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    Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Owen Wilson Released: 2004

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    added by JoelAït-AliColomina Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi, David Cross

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    added by MadameLil Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro

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    added by EnriqueVega Will Ferrell, Queen Latifah, Dustin Hoffman

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    ranked low on reranks & added by PeteBoyle Ben Stiller, Sally Hawkins, Gemma Chan

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    often listed & added by MadameLil Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, Diana Bracho

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    often listed Johnny Depp, Colin Farrell, Jude Law

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    added by Celeb Spotter Cameron Diaz, Brad Pitt, Charlie Sheen

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    added by DamianoZatti Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, William Hurt

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    added by Celeb Spotter George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray

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    added by heypedroishere Scarlett Johansson, Joaquin Phoenix

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    often listed & added by MadameLil Jack Nance, Jeanne Bates, Jack Fisk

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    Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, James Caan

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    added by AdamSherbell Heather Graham, Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau

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    added by JosieAnna Johnny Depp, Julianne Moore, William H. Macy

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Celeb Spotter Kat Dennings, Mimi Imfurst, Michael Cera

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