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The Best Geek Movies

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A list of the best geek movies. These are films featuring geeks, geek culture, or they're simply *for* geeks. If you believe we've missed a geek film, please feel free to add it to the list yourself. Say what you want about the freaks, geeks, nerds, and dorks of this world, but they have great taste in movies and have made a hell of an entertaining list of the best geek films. Sure, most of them are going to be sci-fi and fantasy, but there are a few other genres on this list of geek films as well.

Some of these films don't even have computers in them, nor do they have anything to do with math. And the end of the day, everybody has a little bit of a geek in them, and with that in mind, perhaps these geek movies are ultimately for everyone. What are the top geek movies? Take a look and enjoy these amazing geek films!

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    Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    The Lord of the Rings film tri... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson Released: 1985

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    Indiana Jones and the Raiders ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Karen Allen

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    Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss Released: 1999

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    Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman

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    Iron Man is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Samuel L. Jackson

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    Ghostbusters is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd Released: 1984

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    X-Men is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Halle Berry, Hugh Jackman, Anna Paquin

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    Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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    Harrison Ford, Daryl Hannah, Sean Young Released: 1982

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    The Princess Bride is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

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    Monty Python and the Holy Grai... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle Released: 1975

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    Office Space is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley, Mike Judge Released: 1999

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    Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder

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    The Hobbit is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    John Huston, Otto Preminger, Don Messick

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    Serenity is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Summer Glau, Morena Baccarin, Nathan Fillion Released: 2005

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    Shaun of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

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    Matthew Broderick, William H. Macy, Ally Sheedy Released: 1983

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Marion Cotillard

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones

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    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kha... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Kirstie Alley, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy Released: 1982

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    Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, Samuel L. Jackson

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    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Zooey Deschanel, Helen Mirren, John Malkovich

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    Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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    Weird Science is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Robert Downey Jr., Kelly LeBrock, Bill Paxton Released: 1985

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    Tron is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Jeff Bridges, David Warner, Michael Dudikoff Released: 1982

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    Spaceballs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks

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    Captain America: The Winter So... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Paxton, Linda Hamilton

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    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Anna Kendrick, Chris Evans, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

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    Stargate is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Kurt Russell, James Spader, Djimon Hounsou

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    Alex Van Halen, Peter Weller, Leeza Gibbons

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    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Vincent Price

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    2001: A Space Odyssey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop Released: 1968

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    Batman Returns is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Danny DeVito

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    Hackers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Angelina Jolie, Felicity Huffman, Jonny Lee Miller Released: 1995

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    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Julianne Hough

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    Jaws is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Steven Spielberg, Richard Dreyfuss, Roy Scheider

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    Indiana Jones and the Search for the Holy Grail

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    Aliens is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Michael Biehn

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    Galaxy Quest is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman, Tim Allen Released: 1999

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    Jennifer Connelly, David Bowie, Frank Oz

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    Revenge of the Nerds is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Geek Movies


    John Goodman, James Cromwell, Anthony Edwards Released: 1984

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    Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi Released: 1992

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    Highlander is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, Michael Hayes

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    Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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    Napoleon Dynamite is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Geek Movies

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    Haylie Duff, Jon Heder, Diedrich Bader

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