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11 summer films for geeks and techies

Why geeks will want to head to the cinema this summer

It's summer movie time again, time for the movie studios to trot out blockbusters with explosions and all sorts of fun. We look at 11 films that tech fans and geeks will definitely want to see.

Jonah Hex (TBC)

In Jonah Hex, a scarred bounty hunter (Josh Brolin) with warrants on his own head makes a deal with the US military to stop a terrorist who is ready to unleash Hell on Earth.

Why geeks want to see it
It's based on the DC Comics series; Megan Fox (Transformers) is in it.

The Last Airbender (TBC)

The 'original' Avatar? This story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a line of Avatars who must stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations. Directed by M. Night Shyamalan.

Why geeks want to see it
Kung Fu, CGI courtesy of Industrial Light and Magic, and a fantastic adventure that is based on the cartoon series.

NEXT PAGE: Inception and The Sorcerer's Apprentice

  1. Why geeks will want to head to the cinema this summer
  2. Shrek: Forever After and Prince of Persia: The sands of time
  3. The A-Team and Toy Story 3
  4. Jonah Hex and The Last Airbender
  5. Inception and The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  6. Scott Pilgrim vs the World


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