• The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • Mean Girls
  • Dead Poets Society
  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  • The Edge of Seventeen

NARRATIVE - HIGH SCHOOL STORY

Glen Coco

Glen Coco 15 films

/ Coming-of-age / teen story / high school life / losers & underdogs / nerds / misfits / introverts / cool…

  • Eighth Grade
  • Please Stand By
  • The 40 Year Old Virgin
  • Amélie
  • Karthik Calling Karthik
  • Dead Poets Society
  • The Goonies
  • Jacquot
  • Back to the Future
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • Back to the Future
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
  • Weird Science
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Real Genius
  • Bottle Rocket
  • Rushmore
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • The Apartment
  • City Lights
  • My Sassy Girl
  • Modern Times
  • The Edge of Seventeen

ROMANTIC / COMEDY 💘

Glen Coco

Glen Coco 12 films

/ Coming-of-age / Teen Movie / Rom-Com /

  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • Back to the Future
  • Little Shop of Horrors
  • Ghostbusters
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
  • Booksmart
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • WarGames
  • The Social Network
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • American Splendor
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
  • Jurassic Park

Top 25 Films About Nerds

Matt Greene

Matt Greene 25 films

Brian Johnson: "Sincerely yours, the Breakfast Club."

  • The Princess Diaries
  • Spider-Man
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • The Social Network
  • Jurassic Park

Film Nerds

Lívia Mello

Lívia Mello 10 films

Showdown Nº.25: best films about nerds

  • The Social Network
  • Young Frankenstein
  • The Breakfast Club
  • Spider-Man
  • Superbad

Letterboxd Showdown #25: Nerdvember!

For this list I'm only looking at the smart guys! The outcasts, the ones who are socially awkward, the ones…

  • The Social Network
  • Whiplash
  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
  • Napoleon Dynamite
  • Ex Machina