Movies for Hackers to Watch

Here is my curated list of movies and TV series that will appeal to the hacker minded among you. Some are great, some are good, and some are awful. See the ratings for guidance.

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Thrillers/ Drama

Movie Genre Year Rating
21 Thriller/Drama/Crime 2008 6.8/10
“21” is the fact-based story about six MIT students who were trained to become experts in card counting and subsequently took Vegas casinos for millions in winnings.
23 Thriller/Drama 1998 7.3/10
When the orphaned Karl Koch and his friend David start breaking into government and military computers, an acquaintance senses that there is money in computer cracking – and travels to east Berlin to try to contact the KGB.
Algorithm Thriller/Drama/Crime 2014 4.8/10
A freelance computer hacker discovers a mysterious government computer program. He breaks into the program and is thrust into a revolution.
Anonymous Thriller/Drama/Crime 2016 6.4/10
With the help of his new friends Alex Danyliuk turns to a life of crime and identity theft.
Antitrust Thriller/Drama 2001 6.1/10
A computer programmer’s dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.
Blackhat Thriller/Drama 2015 5.4/10
A furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta.
Brazil Drama/Science Fiction 1985 7.9/10
A bureaucrat in a dystopic society becomes an enemy of the state as he pursues the woman of his dreams.
Enemy of the State Thriller/Drama 1998 7.3/10
A lawyer becomes targeted by a corrupt politician and his N.S.A. goons when he accidentally receives key evidence to a politically motivated crime.
Hacker’s Game Thriller/Drama 2015 3.8/10
A love story between two hackers, Soyan and Loise. Like many other hackers, Soyan works for a company he previously hacked.
Hackers Drama/Crime 1995 6.2/10
Hackers are blamed for making a virus that will capsize five oil tankers.
I.T. Thriller/Drama/Crime 2016 5.4/10
A millionaire has his life turned upside down after firing his I.T. consultant.
Listening Thriller/Drama 2014 5.6/10
A team of genius-but-broke grad students invent mind-reading technology that destroys their lives and threatens the future of free will itself.
Live Free or Die Hard Thriller/Action 2007 7.2/10
John McClane and a young hacker join forces to take down master cyber-terrorist Thomas Gabriel in Washington D.C.
Office Space Comedy/ Romance 1999 7.8/10
Three company workers who hate their jobs decide to rebel against their greedy boss.
Pi Drama/Mystery 1998 7.5/10
A paranoid mathematician searches for a key number that will unlock the universal patterns found in nature.
Primer Thriller/Drama 2004 7.0/10
Four friends/fledgling entrepreneurs, knowing that there’s something bigger and more innovative than the different error-checking devices they’ve built, wrestle over their new invention.
Reboot Thriller/Drama 2012 4.1/10
A young female hacker awakens from a traumatic event that she scarcely remembers, and an iPhone glued to her hand. On the phone, a countdown is ticking away to zero. What happens at zero?
Snowden Thriller/Drama 2016 7.3/10
The NSA’s illegal surveillance techniques are leaked to the public by one of the agency’s employees, Edward Snowden, in the form of thousands of classified documents distributed to the press.
Swordfish Thriller/Caper Story 2001 6.5/10
A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell led by Gabriel Shear wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it’s all locked away. Gabriel brings in convicted hacker Stanley Jobson to help him.
Takedown Thriller/Drama 2000 6.3/10
This film is based on the story of the capture of computer hacker Kevin Mitnick.
The Circle Thriller/Drama 2017 5.3/10
A woman lands a dream job at a powerful tech company called the Circle, only to uncover an agenda that will affect the lives of all of humanity.
The Fifth Estate Thriller/Drama 2013 6.2/10
A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century’s most fiercely debated organization.
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Thriller/Drama 2011 7.8/10
Journalist Mikael Blomkvist is aided in his search for a woman who has been missing for forty years by Lisbeth Salander, a young computer hacker.
The Imitation Game Thriller/Drama 2014 8.2/10
During World War II, the English mathematical genius Alan Turing tries to crack the German Enigma code with help from fellow mathematicians.
The Net 2.0 Thriller/Drama 2006 4.7/10
The life of a young computer systems analyst is thrown into turmoil when, after arriving in Istanbul to start a new job, she finds her credit cards useless, her bank account empty, and her identity stolen.
The Net Thriller/Drama 1995 5.8/10
A computer programmer stumbles upon a conspiracy, putting her life and the lives of those around her in great danger.
The Signal Thriller 2014 6.1/10
On a road trip, Nic and two friends are drawn to an isolated area by a computer genius. When everything suddenly goes dark, Nic regains consciousness – only to find himself in a waking nightmare.
The Social Network Drama/History 2010 7.7/10
As Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, he is sued by the twins who claimed he stole their idea, and by the co-founder who was later squeezed out of the business.
The Thirteenth Floor Thriller/Mystery 1999 7.0/10
A computer scientist running a virtual reality simulation of 1937 becomes the primary suspect when his colleague and mentor is murdered.
Underground: The Julian Assange Story Drama/Biography 2012 6.8/10
A look at the early career of Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange.
Untraceable Thriller/Slasher 2008 6.2/10
FBI agent Jennifer Marsh is tasked with hunting down a seemingly untraceable serial killer who posts live videos of his victims on the Internet. As time runs out, the cat and mouse chase becomes more personal.
WarGames Thriller/Drama 1983 7.1/10
A young man finds a back door into a military central computer in which reality is confused with game-playing, possibly starting World War III.
WarGames: The Dead Code Thriller/Drama 2008 4.5/10
The United State’s Department of Homeland Security is led to believe an American teen hacker playing a terrorist-attack simulator game online is a real terrorist out to destroy the U.S.
Who Am I Drama/Crime 2014 7.6/10
Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world’s stage.

Science Fiction / Fantasy

Movie Genre Year Rating
2001: A Space Odyssey Science Fiction/Fantasy 1968 8.3/10
After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.
Anon Science Fiction/Thriller 2018 6.0/10
In a world without anonymity or crime, a detective meets a woman who threatens their security.
Avalon Science Fiction/Fantasy 2001 6.6/10
In a dystopian world, a woman spends her time playing an illegal and dangerous game, hoping to find meaning in her world.
Blade Runner Science Fiction/Thriller 1982 8.2/10
A blade runner must pursue and terminate four replicants who stole a ship in space, and have returned to Earth to find their creator.
Blade Runner 2049 Science Fiction/Drama 2017 8.3/10
Young Blade Runner K’s discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former Blade Runner Rick Deckard, who’s been missing for thirty years.
Colossus: The Forbin Project Science Fiction/Thriller 1970 7.1/10
Thinking this will prevent war, the US government gives an impenetrable supercomputer total control over launching nuclear missiles. But what the computer does with the power is unimaginable to its creators.
Ex Machina Fantasy/Mystery 2015 7.7/10
A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in synthetic intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a highly advanced humanoid A.I.
eXistenZ Science Fiction/Thriller 1999 6.8/10
A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.
Ghost in the Machine Horror/Sci-Fi/Thriller 1993 4.6/10
An electric surge causes a serial killer’s soul to end up in a computer system.
Ghost in the Shell Fantasy/Animation 1995 8.0/10
A cyborg policewoman and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Master.
Ghost in the Shell Science Fiction/Action 2017 6.9/10
In the near future, Major Mira Killian is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals.
Her Science Fiction/Romance 2013 8.0/10
In a near future, a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system designed to meet his every need.
Inception Science Fiction/Action 2010 8.8/10
A thief who steals corporate secrets through the use of dream-sharing technology is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a C.E.O.
Johnny Mnemonic Science Fiction/Action 1995 5.6/10
A data courier, literally carrying a data package inside his head, must deliver it before he dies from the burden or is killed by the Yakuza.
Morgan Science Fiction/Thriller 2016 5.8/10
A corporate risk-management consultant must decide whether or not to terminate an artificially created humanoid being.
One Point O Science Fiction/Mystery 2004 6.2/10
After receiving mysterious empty packages inside his apartment, a young computer-programmer begins a personal investigation into their origins.
Open Windows Fantasy/Crime 2014 5.2/10
A jilted fan soon finds himself pulled into a deadly game of cat-and-mouse after he accepts the opportunity to spy on his favorite actress via his laptop.
The Lawnmower Man Fantasy/Action 1992 5.4/10
A simple man is turned into a genius through the application of computer science.
The Matrix Fantasy/Action 1999 8.7/10
When a beautiful stranger leads computer hacker Neo to a forbidding underworld, he discovers the shocking truth–the life he knows is the elaborate deception of an evil cyber-intelligence.
The Matrix Reloaded Science Fiction/Action 2003 7.2/10
Neo and his allies race against time before the machines discover the city of Zion and destroy it. While seeking the truth about the Matrix, Neo must save Trinity from a dark fate within his dreams.
Transcendence Science Fiction/Drama 2014 6.3/10
A scientist’s drive for artificial intelligence takes on dangerous implications when his own consciousness is uploaded into one such program.
World on a Wire Science Fiction/Thriller 1973 7.9/10
Somewhere in the future there is a computer project called Simulacron one of which is able to simulate a full featured reality, when suddenly project leader Henry Vollmer dies.

Action

Movie Genre Year Rating
Eagle Eye Action/Thriller 2008 6.6/10
Jerry and Rachel are two strangers thrown together by a mysterious phone call from a woman they have never met. Threatening their lives and family, she pushes Jerry and Rachel into a series of increasingly dangerous situations, using the technology of everyday life to track and control their every move.
Echelon Conspiracy Action/Thriller 2009 5.8/10
At first, the strange phone messages promised great wealth. Soon, though, government agents pursue the young engineer receiving them around the world.
Firewall Action/Thriller 2006 5.8/10
A security specialist is forced into robbing the bank that he’s protecting, as a bid to pay off his family’s ransom.
Gamer Action/Thriller 2009 5.8/10
In a future mind-controlling game, death row convicts are forced to battle in a ‘Doom’-type environment. Convict Kable, controlled by Simon, a skilled teenage gamer, must survive thirty sessions in order to be set free.
Kill Chain Action/Thriller 2019 5.0/10
Three strangers’ lives are inevitably entangled in a conflict none of them are prepared for.
Kill Switch Action/Science Fiction/Thriller 2017 4.8/10
A pilot battles to save his family and the planet after an experiment for unlimited energy goes wrong.
Kung Fury Action/Comedy 2015 4.1/10
In 1985, Kung Fury, the toughest martial artist cop in Miami, goes back in time to kill the worst criminal of all time – Kung Führer, a.k.a. Adolf Hitler.
Sneakers Science Fiction/Thriller 1992 7.1/10
A security pro finds his past coming back to haunt him, when he and his unique team are tasked with retrieving a particularly important item.
The Island Action/Adventure 2005 6.9/10
A man living in a futuristic sterile colony begins to question his circumscribed existence when his friend is chosen to go to the Island, the last uncontaminated place on earth.
The Italian Job Action/Thriller 2003 7.0/10
After being betrayed and left for dead in Italy, Charlie Croker and his team plan an elaborate gold heist against their former ally.
Tron Action/Adventure 1982 6.8/10
A computer hacker is abducted into the digital world and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program.
Tron: Legacy Action/Adventure 2010 6.8/10
The son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. He meets his father’s corrupted creation and a unique ally who was born inside the digital world.
Upgrade Action/Sci-Fi/Thriller 2018 7.5/10
After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the Lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer H.A.L. 9000.
Virtuosity Action/Thriller 1995 5.5/10
When a virtual reality simulation created using the personalities of multiple serial killers manages to escape into the real world, an ex-cop is tasked with stopping its reign of terror.

Documentaries

Movie Genre Year Rating
A Good American Documentary/Biography/History 2015 7.3/10
How a group of NSA code-breakers had a chance of preventing 9/11.
BBS: The Documentary Documentary 2005 8.7/10
Through eight episodes, director Jason Scott covers the 25 year history of the Dial-Up Bulletin Board System, a modem-connected computer system that let others connect to a computer over a …
Black Code Documentary/Action/Crime 2016 6.0/10
A look at the global impact the internet has on free speech, privacy and activism.
Citizenfour Documentary/Biography 2014 8.1/10
A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden.
Code 2600 Documentary 2012 7.4/10
CODE 2600 documents the Info-Tech Age, told by the events and people who helped build and manipulate it. It explores the impact this new connectivity has on our ability to remain human while maintaining our personal privacy and security.
Deep Web Documentary 2015 7.1/10
A feature documentary that explores the rise of a new Internet; decentralized, encrypted, dangerous and beyond the law; with particular focus on the FBI capture of the Tor hidden service Silk Road, and the judicial aftermath.
DEFCON: The Documentary Documentary 2013 5.7/10
DEFCON is the world’s largest hacking conference, held in Las Vegas, Nevada. In 2012 it was held for the 20th time. The conference has strict no-filming policies, but for DEFCON 20, a …
DSKNECTD Documentary 2013 7.4/10
An exploration into how smart phones, social media, and the Internet are profoundly changing the way we interact and experience each other – for the good and for the bad.
Downloaded Documentary 2013 6.8/10
A documentary that explores the downloading revolution; the kids that created it, the bands and the businesses that were affected by it, and its impact on the world at large.
Freedom Downtime Documentary 2001 7.6/10
A feature length documentary about the Free Kevin movement and the hacker world.
Good Copy Bad Copy Documentary 2007 7.2/10
This insightful work explores the topics of hip-hop sampling, remix culture, file-sharing, movie piracy, and the current state of the music business. It also touches upon Russia’s rampant DVD black market, Brazil’s vibrant Tecno Brega remix scene, and the booming independent film industry in Lagos, Nigeria.
Hackers Are People Too Documentary/Short Film 2008 6.1/10
Hackers do laundry. Hackers like movies. Hackers are people and could be your neighbors, your brother, your friends. Presenting a portrait of the hacking community, created by the community…
Hackers for Freedom Documentary 2019 6.4/10
A fascinating investigation to meet activists and industrials who struggle to defend the free code, not only in the computer business, but every industry such as automobiles or agriculture….
Hacking Democracy Documentary 2006 7.9/10
The film the voting machine corporations don’t want you to see. HACKING DEMOCRACY follows  investigator/grandmother, Bev Harris, and her citizen-activists as they set out to uncover how …
Hackers Wanted Documentary/Indie Film 2009 6.5/10
This film both follows the hacking adventures of famous hacker Adrian Lamo, and uses them as a microcosm for the macrocosm of struggles faced by emerging trends of thought – from the criminal to the philosophical.
In the Realm of the Hackers Documentary 2003 7.4/10
In the late 1980s two Melbourne teenage computer hackers known as Electron and Phoenix stole a restricted computer security list called ‘Zardoz’ and used it to break into some of the …
Indie Game: The Movie Documentary 2012 7.7/10
A documentary that follows the journeys of indie game developers as they create games and release those works, and themselves, to the world.
Kim Dotcom: Caught in the Web 2017 Documentary/Biography/Thriller 2017 7.0/10
The story of the most wanted man online
Pirates of Silicon Valley Documentary/Biography/Thriller 1999 7.3/10
History of Apple and Microsoft.
Plug and Pray Documentary/Biography/Thriller 2010 7.2/10
Will man go beyond biology? It’s an age-old dream to create intelligent machines that equal their human creators. Computer experts around the world, like Raymond Kurzweil and Hiroshi …
Revolution OS Documentary/Indie Film 2001 7.3/10
While Microsoft may be the biggest software company in the world, not every computer user is a fan of their products, or their way of doing business. While Microsoft’s Windows became the …
Silk Road: Drugs, Death and the Dark Web Documentary 2017 7.4/10
The Silk Road, described as the Amazon of illegal drugs, appeared on the Dark Web in 2011. The brainchild of a mysterious, libertarian intellectual who evaded all attempts to track him down until a young IRS inspector cracked the case.
Softwaring Hard Documentary 2014 8.2/10
A documentary about the world of software and the software makers. How do people from outside the industry see it and what do people from inside the industry think about regular computer users?
Steal This Film Documentary/Short Film 2006 7.1/10
Steal This Film is part one of a series, documenting the movement against intellectual property produced by The League of Noble Peers and released via the BitTorrent peer-to-peer protocol.
TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away from Keyboard Documentary 2013 7.6/10
An intellectual freedoms documentary based around the interpersonal triumphs, and defeats of the three main characters against the largest industry in the known universe. The media industry.
Terms and Conditions May Apply Documentary 2013 7.4/10
A documentary that exposes what corporations and governments learn about people through Internet and cell phone usage, and what can be done about it … if anything.
The Code Documentary 2001 7.5/10
Finnish-made documentary about GNU/Linux, featuring some of the most influential people of the free software (FOSS) movement.
The Great Hack Documentary 2019 7.0/10
The Cambridge Analytica scandal is examined through the roles of several affected persons.
The Hacker Wars Documentary 2014 6.6/10
Ripped from international headlines, The Hacker Wars takes you to the front lines of the high-stakes battle over the fate of the Internet, freedom and privacy.
The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz Documentary 2014 8.1/10
The story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz, who took his own life at the age of 26.
The KGB, the Computer and Me Documentary 1990 8.3/10
In 1986, astronomer turned computer scientist Clifford Stoll had just started working on a computer system at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory when he noticed a 75-cent discrepancy between …
The Secret History Of Hacking Documentary 2001 7.6/10
A history of hacking focusing on Captain Crunch, Steve Wozniak and Kevin Mitnick.
The Singularity Documentary 2012 7.3/10
Within the coming decades we will be able to create computers with greater than human intelligence, bio-engineer our species, and redesign matter through nanotechnology. How will these technologies change what it means to be human?
The Social Dilemma Documentary 2020 7.7/10
Explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.
War for the Web Documentary 2015 7.4/10
A documentary that exposes what corporations and governments learn about people through Internet and cell phone usage, and what can be done about it … if anything.
We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists Documentary 2012 7.3/10
A documentary on the workings and beliefs of the self-described “hacktivist” collective, Anonymous.
We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks Documentary 2013 6.9/10
A documentary that details the creation of Julian Assange‘s controversial website, which facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history.
Zero Days Documentary 2016 7.8/10
A documentary focused on Stuxnet, a piece of self-replicating computer malware that the U.S. and Israel unleashed to destroy a key part of an Iranian nuclear facility, and which ultimately spread beyond its intended target.

TV Shows

Movie Genre Year Rating
Black Mirror Drama/Science Fiction 2011 8.9/10
An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech multiverse where humanity’s greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.
CSI: Cyber Drama/Crime/Mystery 2015 5.4/10
Special agent Avery Ryan works to solve crimes as a CyberPsychologist for the FBI.
Cyberwar Drama/Crime/Mystery 2016 7.7/10
Tapping into the geopolitics of hacking and surveillance, Ben Makuch travels the world to meet with hackers, government officials, and dissidents to investigate the ecosystem of cyberwarfare.
Dark Net Documentary/Series 2016 7.3/10
Explores the furthest reaches of the internet and the people who frequently use it, providing a revealing and cautionary look inside a vast cyber netherworld.
Devs Drama/Mystery/Sci-Fi 2020 7.9/10
A computer engineer investigates the secretive development division in her company, which she believes is behind the disappearance of her boyfriend.
Halt and Catch Fire Drama 2014 8.3/10
Follows some players in the 80s technological revolution that lead to information society.
Mr. Robot Thriller/Drama 2015 8.7/10
Elliot, a brilliant but highly unstable young cyber-security engineer and vigilante hacker, becomes a key figure in a complex game of global dominance when he and his shadowy allies try to take down the corrupt corporation he works for.
Person of Interest Action/Crime/Drama 2011 8.5/10
An ex-CIA agent and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in impending crimes. However, the details of the crimes–including the civilians’ roles–are left a mystery.
Scorpion Action/Drama 2014 7.2/10
An eccentric genius forms an international network of super-geniuses to act as the last line of defense against the complicated threats of the modern world.
Serial Experiments Lain Cyberpunk/Animation 1998 8.2/10
Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of “The Wired”.
Silicon Valley Comedy 2014 8.5/10
Follows the struggle of Richard Hendricks, a Silicon Valley engineer trying to build his own company called Pied Piper.
StartUp Thriller/Crime 2016 8.1/10
A desperate banker, a Haitian-American gang lord and a Cuban-American hacker are forced to work together to unwittingly create their version of the American dream – organized crime 2.0.
The Code Drama 2014 7.6/10
Two Canberra based brothers become entangled in a cover up that involves a remote outback community and key members of the Australian Government.
The IT Crowd Comedy 2006 8.6/10
The comedic misadventures of Roy, Moss and their grifting supervisor Jen, a rag-tag team of IT support workers at a large corporation headed by a hotheaded yuppie.
Travelers Science Fiction 2016 8.0/10
Hundreds of years from now, surviving humans discover how to send consciousness back through time, into people of the 21st century, while attempting to change the path of humanity.
Unit 42 Crime/Drama/Thriller 2017 7.0/10
While having to raise his three children on his own, Inspector Sam Leroy joins Brussels’ Cyber Crime Unit. Confronted with new codes, he must collaborate with Billie Vebber, a former hacker who covertly pursues objectives of her own.
Valley of the Boom Documentary/Drama 2019 6.5/10
Docudrama crosscut with real interviews about the 1990s tech boom in the Silicon Valley.
Westworld Drama/Mystery 2016 9.0/10
Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence.
You Are Wanted Thriller/Drama 2017 6.1/10
Lukas Franke (Matthias Schweighöfer) is the victim of a cyber-crime attack. All his personal data, web and social media profiles get hacked and he gets accused of being involved in …
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  • Sobeida says:

    Thanks!!! 🙂

  • Denis says:

    Thanks for sharing, some movies I did not watch.

    Hope have on NetFlix!!

  • Alishia says:

    Something different to read!

  • Dwaipayan Gupta says:

    A great compilation! Thanks Nathan, will be saving this for sure.

  • Phil says:

    AWESOME List! Check out “The Social Dilemma” for your Documentary list. That documentary definitely peaked interest from my hacker mind!

  • Alvaro says:

    Yeah!, good list, when are you prepared a course about cell phones?

  • Paulo says:

    Thanks Nathan!
    That’s an amazing list for Christmas break 🙂

  • Nic says:

    Great list! Also add: “Kill Chain”, “Killswitch”, “Cyberwar” series (from Viceland), “Hackers for Freedom”, “Black Code”, “A Good American”. These are some good & interesting documentaries. Enjoy!

  • Dom says:

    Thanks for the list Nathan.Nice Christmas present. As a suggestion; how about the documentary ” A Good American” starring the former technical director of the NSA ?

  • Ben says:

    TV: Unit 42. Movies: Ghost in the Machine, Upgrade.

  • Kevin says:

    Next up, video games for hackers to play ?

    • Trevor says:

      Oh, Orwell is a good one too. More doxxing/privacy type stuff. If I remember correctly you work for the government trying to track down terrorists. As the name implies think of a 1984 type society.

  • 0FawkesGiven says:

    Glad to see that Takedown made the list. Also, and I’m not sure it qualifies, but “Hack the Grid” on Netflix is a short documentary on red teaming.

  • Manuel L says:

    Great list! What about some books you would find interesting for hackers to read, more on a fictional or novel side than resources for learning?

  • Ed says:

    Add to documentaries “Weapons of Mass Surveillance”.

  • J. Matthew Turner says:

    Definitely add: Real Genius (1985). Maybe add: Superman III (1983), Cloak and Dagger (1984), and Desk Set (1957).

  • yash says:

    Please make a similar list for books and novels….

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