As you all know computers and technology have become an essential part of our lives. It is way beyond our imagination to think living without these. Todays article is a compilation of movies that depict geek and hacker culture closely.
These amazing movies can be watched through netflix or any other site. Without further due, lets get into it.
11 Best Hacking Movies You Need To Watch In (2018)
If you’re new to this genre of hacking, you should begin with war games. In 1983 this movie created a great influence on people and molded the thoughts of hackers. It shows a group of young hackers that gets into a military central computer’s backdoor and how the things go down. To understand it, you’ll have to watch this amazing movie.
Blackhat is similar to war games but is more advanced for today’s world. In this movie, the very handsome, Chris Hemsworth, works with American and Chinese forces to discern cyber-crimes all over the world. Along with that he has to deal with his day to day problems to make the movie more interesting.
#3 Ghost In The Shell (1996)
It is one of my favorites. Based on a manga it is a Japanese-British co production. This is the best anime movie for hackers. In it a cyborg policewoman works with her partner to catch one of the biggest hacker Puppet master. This movie has an intense theme. In it’s 2017 edition Scarlett Johansson acts as a cyborg policewoman.
#4 The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
This is one of the bests! Amazing hacking skills are depicted in this movie with even the smallest of details. It was originally a Swedish movie where Noomi Repace played Lisbeth salander. Salander was an investigator and a hacker. When remade by Americans Rooney mara played Salander. Salander was hired by a journalist to investigate a murder.
#5 Who Am I: No System Is Safe?
It is a German movie similar to fight club and Mr. Robot. Based on a hacker group that wants fame. It shows how the hacker tells the story of his journey while being interrogated. How they roamed the underground subways wearing masks. This movie has loads of interesting twists and turns.
#6 The Matrix
This is an amazing hacking movie. Keanu reeves played the role of Neo who lives a double life under this hacker alias and an average computer programmer. In this movie he searches for a hacker named Morpheus. This is the most successful hacking movie.
This movie is relatively underrated although it highlights an omnipresent govt security and dangers involved.The movie revolves around a group of security system experts, whose head ends up being blackmailed by government agents into stealing an advanced decryption device. Over the course of its runtime, Sneakers focuses on the shady jurisdiction of FBI, CIA, and NSA. In the wake of the current scenario, it’s a must watch.
Tribute to the 90’s. This movie came in the time the use of computers became regular. This movie is about “zero cool” who wrote an exceptionally dangerous virus at the age of 11 due to which a major devastation was caused in the stock exchange. Zero cool gets banned from using any computer till his 18th birthday. When the ban is lifted interesting events follow.
#9 Office Space
It is not a typical hacking movie rather it includes fun and comedy. Although the hacking part is less in this movie but it is important. Bunch of employees infect a virus in company’s accounting system to get fun and rewards.
#10 Live Free or Die Hard
It is fun to watch with of John McClane tackling with loads of troubles. In this movie the villains are hackers who are capable of doing anything they desire. This movie has to be watched for fun because when it comes to hacking it makes no sense
Alex, an immigrant from Ukraine comes to Canada and becomes involved with an online criminal organization called Darkweb. What starts off as a way to help his parents financially, soon becomes a personal vendetta against the entire banking system, when his mother is fired from her job at the bank