Updated: Thu, 24 Oct 2013 10:45:00 GMT | By Cat Collins, contributor, MSN Movies
Nerds on film: Top 10 movie computer nerds

Neo (The Matrix)

Neo (The Matrix) (© Warner Bros)
  • The Fifth Estate (© DreamWorks Pictures)
  • Dade Murphy and Kate Libby (Hackers) (© Rex)
  • Tony Stark (Iron Man) (© Marvel Studios)
  • Stanley Jobson (Swordfish) (© Warner Bros)
  • Peter Parker (The Amazing Spider-Man) (© Sony Pictures)
  • Lisbeth Salander (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) (© Columbia Pictures)
  • Neo (The Matrix) (© Warner Bros)
  • Angela Bennet (The Net) (© Rex)
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Think of The Matrix and you think of dramatic black coats, bullet-time and kung fu. But while Neo might've ended up a superhero who saved humanity, his beginnings were just the same as those of any other computer geek - locked away in his bedroom making sense of reams of code that looks like nothing but nonsense to the layperson. Little did he know that his digital digging would lead to uncovering the world's greatest conspiracy...