Geek movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant geek movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, clever, witty, not serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with geek, nerd, friends, friendship, youth, buddies, profanity, teenage boy, mentor and rivalry plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, India and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as geek: Silicon Valley (2014), The Big Bang Theory (2007), Chuck (2007), The IT Crowd (2006), The Social Network (2010), Community (2009), The League (2009), Ready Player One (2018), Weird Science (1985), 21 Jump Street (2012).

List of geek movies

 8.5
 128K
Silicon Valley (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: In the high-tech gold rush of modern Silicon Valley, the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. Partially inspired by Mike Judge’s own experiences as a Silicon Valley engineer in the late ‘80s, Silicon Valley ...
Style: clever, cynical, witty, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: programmer, geek, computers and web, businessman, computer genius, ambition, computer, workplace situations, ambitious, friends, computer system, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, intellectual, witty, feel good ...
Plot: friends, geek, scientist, sarcasm, genius, nerd, science, neighbor, intelligence, friendship, social awkwardness, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
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 8.2
 128K
Chuck (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Chuck is an American action-comedy/spy-drama television series created by Josh Schwartz and Chris Fedak. The series is about an "average computer-whiz-next-door" named Chuck, played by Zachary Levi, who receives an encoded e-mail from an ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, double life, geek, undercover, peril, espionage, enemy, secret agent, buddies, dishonesty, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
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 8.5
 136K
The IT Crowd (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: UK Comedy series about two I.T. nerds and their clueless female manager, who work in the basement of a very successful company. When they are called on for help, they are never treated with any respect at all.
Style: sitcom, witty, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: computer genius, geek, office, misfit, boss and employee, workplace situations, workplace, nerd, lifestyle, teamwork, rivalry, verbal byplay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, london
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The Social Network (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among ...
Style: clever, intellectual, realistic, serious, talky ...
Plot: rise to the top, computers and web, programmer, computer genius, hacker, ambition, social relations, facebook, corporate world, ego clash, businessman, creator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2003
Place: harvard university, usa, california, massachusetts, new york ...
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 8.5
 224K
Community (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the lives of a group of students at what is possibly the world’s worst community college in the fictional locale of Greendale, Colorado.
Style: witty, not serious, odd, sitcom, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college life, friends, friendship, lifestyle change, student life, hardcase students, social relations, geek, college, uptight character, silly humor, crush ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, colorado
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 8.2
 44K
The League (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The League is an American sitcom and semi-improvised comedy about a about a fantasy football league and its members and their everyday lives.
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: geek, friends, family life, bonding, parenthood, family relations, slacker, irresponsible, obsession, suburbs, immature, fan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Ready Player One (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: virtual reality, video game, cyberpunk, teenage boy, quest, teenage protagonist, friendship, adventure, teamwork, virtuality, love, teenage hero ...
Time: future, 2040s, 80s, 21st century, near future
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
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 6.6
 81K
Weird Science (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two unpopular teenagers, Gary and Wyatt, fail at all attempts to be accepted by their peers. Their desperation to be liked leads them to "create" a woman via their computer. Their living and breathing creation is a gorgeous woman, Lisa, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, semi serious ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: wish come true, teenager, friendship, experiment gone awry, morphing, geek, nerd, inventions and discoveries, misfit, computer cracker, high school, looking for sex ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, california
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 7.2
 517K
21 Jump Street (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In high school, Schmidt was a dork and Jenko was the popular jock. After graduation, both of them joined the police force and ended up as partners riding bicycles in the city park. Since they are young and look like high school students, they are ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, parody, funny, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, working undercover, partners against crime, party, high school life, undercover cop, sarcasm, undercover, rookie, geek, police investigation, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: usa
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 5.5
 134K
Pixels (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who've attacked New York.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: video game, adventure, save the world, danger, heroes, geek, alien attack, family, imaginary, nerd, escapades, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982, year 2015 ...
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c., london, india ...
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 7.3
 131K
Clerks II (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A calamity at Dante and Randall's shops sends them looking for new horizons - but they ultimately settle at Mooby's, a fictional Disney-McDonald's-style fast-food empire.
Style: humorous, witty, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, friendship, everyday life, loser, workplace, geek, partners, buddies, social misfits, fall in love, deadend life, coworker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hacker, fbi, terrorism, one man army, lone hero, gunfight, bomb, chaos, police officer, heroes, hostage, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles, washington d.c.
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 7.0
 78K
Grandma's Boy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, odd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: stoners, marijuana, roommate, older woman younger man relationship, sexual humor, eviction, stupidity, slacker, geek, lifestyle, workplace, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, new jersey
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 7.6
 2K
The Gamers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Sent on a quest to rescue a princess, four clueless players must guide their players through dangerous forests, ancient ruins, and past the girl next door.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, parody ...
Plot: adventure, geek, youth, rescue, danger, rivalry, real world, role playing, college life, rpg
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 8.4
 351K
3 Idiots (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: In the tradition of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” comes this refreshing comedy about a rebellious prankster with a crafty mind and a heart of gold. Rascal. Joker. Dreamer. Genius... You've never met a college student quite like ...
Style: inspirational, entertaining, touching, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: rebelliousness, friends, journey, student life, bollywood, student, college, talented, teachers and students, buddies, motivation, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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 8.9
 430K
The Office (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.
Style: not serious, sitcom, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: office, workplace, love affair, satire, employer employee relationship, job, salesman, obnoxious boss, workplace situations, promotion, love and romance, workplace problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, new york, usa
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 8.2
 10K
The Guild (2007)
Genre: Short, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 4 min.
TV show
Story: The Guild is an American comedy web series created and written by Felicia Day, who also stars as Cyd Sherman. It premiered on YouTube on July 27, 2007. Seasons two through five webisodes premiered on Microsoft's Xbox Live Marketplace, Zune ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: escape from reality, addiction, misfit, young people, friends, video game, real world, social misfits, lifestyle, antisocial behavior, geek, nerd ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.0
 238K
Paul (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: For the past 60 years, a space-traveling smart-ass named Paul has been locked up in a top-secret military base, advising world leaders about his kind. But when he worries he’s outlived his usefulness and the dissection table is drawing ...
Style: funny, humorous, parody, sentimental, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, alien, first contact, alien encounter, ufo, space and aliens, chase, hitchhiker, friends, disorder, buddies, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, contemporary, year 1947, year 1980 ...
Place: nevada, usa, san diego california, wyoming, arizona
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Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, small town, high school life, teenage life, misfit, goofy hero, social misfits, eccentric family, election, rejection, school dance, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: idaho, usa, utah, mexico
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 6.9
 689
Robo-G (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to present their invention, the robot is destroyed in a freak accident. ...
Style: light, humorous, touching, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: robotics, robot, lonely man, engineer, geek, saving a life, media coverage, school, humanoid robot, exhibition, old man, press conference ...
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 7.3
 2K
Camp (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Off the grid and miles from civilization, Little Otter Family Camp has summer fun for everyone. Parents decompress over gin and tonics while their kids run wild, and teenage counselors fall in and out of love. Mackenzie Granger is the camp owner and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, teenage life, coming of age, camp, friends, supportive friend, social relations, singer, popularity, youth, father son relationship, summer vacation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Hard Times of RJ Berger (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Hard Times of RJ Berger was an American television comedy series created by David Katzenberg and Seth Grahame-Smith for MTV. The show's central character is RJ Berger an unpopular sophomore at the fictional Pinkerton High School in Ohio who ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, humorous, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, loser, friendship, high school life, teenage love, popularity, crush, misfit, teenage life, physical appearance, shyness, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.8
 84K
October Sky (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and eventually became a NASA scientist.
Style: realistic, touching, inspirational, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: date night, family outing, kids
Plot: follow your dream, generation gap, against the odds, teacher, small town, teenage life, mathematics, friendship, satellite, family relations, nasa, cold war ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: west virginia, usa, appalachia, new jersey
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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, chosen one, vampire slayer, vampire human love, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, high school, prophecy, monster, double life, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: california, usa
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Freaks and Geeks (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: High school mathlete Lindsay Weir rebels and begins hanging out with a crowd of burnouts (the "freaks"), while her brother Sam Weir navigates a different part of the social universe with his nerdy friends (the "geeks").
Style: humorous, semi serious, retro, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: weed, nerd, teenage life, high school, friendship, social misfits, social relations, teacher, slacker, cheerleader, suburbs, socially awkward ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1981
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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 8.1
 308K
Family Guy (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin' Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing ...
Style: cynical, humorous, exciting, witty, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, social satire, small town, family relations, parents and children, eccentric family, dog, satire, family life, siblings relations, goofy hero, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 2020s ...
Place: rhode island, usa
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Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, humorous, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, kids, teen comedy
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, mad scientist, adventure, time machine, scientist, destiny, time paradox, inventor, chases and races, sent to the past, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, future, 50s, 1950s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, california
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Signed Sealed Delivered (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Signed, Sealed, Delivered" introduces a dedicated quartet of civil servants in the Dead Letter Office of the U.S. Postal System who transform themselves into an elite team of lost-mail detectives. Their determination to deliver the ...
Style: sexy, touching, light, suspense, humorous
Plot: dating, love at first sight, chance meeting, coworker, new job, post office, cheating, fired from the job, woman with glasses, false identity, geek, postman ...
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State of Georgia (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: State of Georgia is an American television situation comedy. It stars Raven-Symoné, Majandra Delfino and Loretta Devine. The half-hour multi-cam comedy series stars Raven-Symoné as Georgia, an aspiring actress with a larger-than-life personality, ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, ambition, aspiring actor, city life, female protagonist, geek, best friends, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, georgia
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