We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
80,259 News Articles

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


IDG UK Sites

Samsung Galaxy S6 launch as it happened: Galaxy S6 launch video and live blog - watch again as...

IDG UK Sites

5 things we hate about MWC: What it's like to be a journalist at a technology trade show

IDG UK Sites

Interview: Lauren Currie aims to help design students bridge skills gap

IDG UK Sites

12in Retina MacBook Air release date rumours: new MacBook Air to have fingerprint ID, could launch...