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The Best Math Movies Of All-Time

“What are the best movies about and featuring Math or Mathematicians?” We looked at 631 of the top Math films, aggregating and ranking them so we could answer that very question!

The top 39 films, all appearing on 3 or more “Best Math” movie lists, are ranked below by how many times they appear. The remaining 550+ movies, as well as the sources we used, are in alphabetical order on the bottom of the page.

Happy Scrolling!



Top 39 Movies Featuring Math



39 .) 21 Grams (2003)

 21 Grams (2003)

Lists It Appears On:

  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math

This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of two little girls, and Jack Jordan, an ex-convict who has found in his Christian faith the strength to raise a family. They will be brought together by a terrible accident that will change their lives. By the final frame, none of them will be the same as they will learn harsh truths about love, faith, courage, desire and guilt, and how chance can change our worlds irretrievably, forever.



38 .) Apollo 13 (1995)

 Apollo 13 (1995)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Common Sense
  • QED Cat
  • World

The true story of technical troubles that scuttle the Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1971, risking the lives of astronaut Jim Lovell and his crew, with the failed journey turning into a thrilling saga of heroism. Drifting more than 200,000 miles from Earth, the astronauts work furiously with the ground crew to avert tragedy.



37 .) Bianca (1984)

 Bianca (1984)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • World

Michele is a mathematics professor who just started a new job in a school with some peculiar teaching methods. After a woman in his neighborhood is murdered, Michele meets beautiful colleague Bianca, and a relationship begins between the two. Where is this relationship heading, and will Michele be able to help the police catch the murderer?



36 .) Contact (1997)

 Contact (1997)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • World

Contact is a science fiction film about an encounter with alien intelligence. Based on the novel by Carl Sagan the film starred Jodie Foster as the one chosen scientist who must make some difficult decisions between her beliefs, the truth, and reality.



35 .) Donald in Mathmagic Land (1959)

 Donald in Mathmagic Land (1959)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Mash Up Math
  • QED Cat
  • World

Disney used animation here to explain through this wonderful adventure of Donald how mathmatics can be usuful in our real life. Through this journey Donald shows us how mathmatics are not just numbers and charts, but magical living things.



34 .) In the Navy (1941)

 In the Navy (1941)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat

Popular crooner Russ Raymond abandons his career at its peak and joins the Navy using an alias, Tommy Halstead. However, Dorothy Roberts, a reporter, discovers his identity and follows him in the hopes of photographing him and revealing his identity to the world. Aboard the Alabama, Tommy meets up with Smoky and Pomeroy, who help hide him from Dorothy, who hatches numerous schemes in an attempt to photograph Tommy/Russ being a sailor.



33 .) Lambada (1990)

 Lambada (1990)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat

Kevin Laird is a Beverly Hills school teacher by day and a mystery man by night. Using his lambada dance moves to first earn the kid’s respect and acceptance, Kevin then teaches them academics. But when a jealous student exposes Kevin’s double life, his two worlds collide, threatening his job and reputation.



32 .) Little Man Tate (1991)

 Little Man Tate (1991)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat

Dede is a sole parent trying to bring up her son Fred. When it is discovered that Fred is a genius, she is determined to ensure that Fred has all the opportunities that he needs, and that he is not taken advantage of by people who forget that his extremely powerful intellect is harboured in the body and emotions of a child.



31 .) Mozart and the Whale (2005)

 Mozart and the Whale (2005)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat

A love story between two savants with Asperger’s syndrome, a kind of autism, whose conditions sabotage their budding relationship.



30 .) Primer (2004)

 Primer (2004)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Decider
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker

Friends and fledgling entrepreneurs invent a device in their garage which reduces the apparent mass of any object placed inside it, but they discover that it has some highly unexpected capabilities – ones that could enable them to do and to have seemingly anything they want. Taking advantage of this unique opportunity is the first challenge they face. Dealing with the consequences is the next.



29 .) Solid Geometry (2002)

 Solid Geometry (2002)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat

A successful young man’s world view is turned upside-down when he inherits his great-great-grandfather’s diaries, and starts pursuing the mystical geometric theories held within. Based on a short story by Ian McEwan.



28 .) Enigma (2001)

 Enigma (2001)

Lists It Appears On:

  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat
  • Tech Powered Math
  • The Cinemaholic

A romantic thriller based around the World War 2 project to crack the codes behind the Enigma machine, used by the Germans to encrypt messages sent to their submarines.



27 .) I.Q. (1994)

 I.Q. (1994)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Times

Albert Einstein helps a young man who’s in love with Einstein’s niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist.



26 .) It’s My Turn (1980)

 It's My Turn (1980)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat

A successful but stressed mathematics professor (Clayburgh) goes to her father’s wedding and falls in love with her father’s bride’s son (Douglas), a prematurely retired pro baseball player. She must choose between him and her current boyfriend (Grodin), between Chicago and New York, and between research and administration.



25 .) Jurassic Park (1993)

 Jurassic Park (1993)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math

A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. However, the park is anything but amusing as the security systems go off-line and the dinosaurs escape.



24 .) October Sky (1999)

 October Sky (1999)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Digital Lesson
  • Mash Up Math
  • Mathnasium
  • QED Cat

Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner’s son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father’s wishes, and eventually became a NASA scientist.



23 .) Rain Man (1988)

 Rain Man (1988)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Decider
  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat
  • Tech Times

Selfish yuppie Charlie Babbitt’s father left a fortune to his savant brother Raymond and a pittance to Charlie; they travel cross-country.



22 .) Sneakers (1992)

 Sneakers (1992)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math

When shadowy U.S. intelligence agents blackmail a reformed computer hacker and his eccentric team of security experts into stealing a code-breaking ‘black box’ from a Soviet-funded genius, they uncover a bigger conspiracy. Now, he and his ‘sneakers’ must save themselves and the world economy by retrieving the box from their blackmailers.



21 .) Sphere (1998)

 Sphere (1998)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat

The OSSA discovers a spacecraft thought to be at least 300 years old at the bottom of the ocean. Immediately following the discovery, they decide to send a team down to the depths of the ocean to study the space craft. They are the best of best, smart and logical, and the perfect choice to learn more about the spacecraft.



20 .) The Mirror has Two Faces (Le Miroir à Deux Faces) (1958)

 The Mirror has Two Faces (Le Miroir à Deux Faces) (1958)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker

A teacher runs an ad in the newspaper to find a wife. Afraid of beautiful ladies, he weds an ugly woman. After a car accident, he meets a doctor who offers to reveal his wife’s beauty.



19 .) The Oxford Murders (2008)

 The Oxford Murders (2008)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • IMDB
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker

At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try and stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols



18 .) The Theory of Everything (2014)

 The Theory of Everything (2014)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • Decider
  • IMDB
  • Mathnasium

The Theory of Everything is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde.



17 .) Breaking the Code (1996)

 Breaking the Code (1996)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • World

A biography of the English mathematician Alan Turing, who was one of the inventors of the digital computer and one of the key figures in the breaking of the Enigma code, used by the Germans to send secret orders to their U-boats in World War II. Turing was also a homosexual in Britain at a time when this was illegal, besides being a security risk.



16 .) Infinity (1996)

 Infinity (1996)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker

Story of the early life of genius and Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman.



15 .) The Bank (2001)

 The Bank (2001)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker

The Bank, a world ripe with avarice and corruption, where O’Reilly and his ilk can thrive and honest Aussie battlers lose everything. Enter Jim Doyle a maverick mathematician who has devised a formula to predict the fluctuations of the stock market. When he joins O’Reilly’s fold, he must first prove his loyalty to the “greed is good” ethos. Which way will he go? What does he have to hide?



14 .) The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

 The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Film About It
  • IMDB
  • Math And Multimedia
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker

Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.



13 .) The Number 23 (2007)

 The Number 23 (2007)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Criminal Element
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat

Walter Sparrow is an animal control officer that becomes obsessed with a mysterious book that seems to be based on his own life. As soon as he opens the book, he notices strange parallels between what he reads and what he’s experienced. But now he’s worried that a fictional murder might materialize.



12 .) Straw Dogs (1971)

 Straw Dogs (1971)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Film About It
  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math

David Sumner, a mild-mannered academic from the United States, marries Amy, an Englishwoman. In order to escape a hectic stateside lifestyle, David and his wife relocate to the small town in rural Cornwall where Amy was raised. There, David is ostracized by the brutish men of the village, including Amy’s old flame, Charlie. Eventually the taunts escalate, and two of the locals rape Amy. This sexual assault awakes a shockingly violent side of David.



11 .) Fermat’s Room (La Habitación de Fermat) (2007)

 Fermat's Room (La Habitación de Fermat) (2007)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • The Cinemaholic

Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time what connects them all and why someone might wish to murder them.



10 .) Hidden Figures (2016)

 Hidden Figures (2016)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Common Sense
  • Film About It
  • Mash Up Math
  • Mathnasium
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • USA Today

The untold story of Katherine G. Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson – brilliant African-American women working at NASA and serving as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history – the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.



9 .) Proof (2005)

 Proof (2005)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • Tech Times
  • The Cinemaholic

Catherine is a woman in her late twenties who is strongly devoted to her father, Robert, a brilliant and well-known mathematician whose grip on reality is beginning to slip away. As Robert descends into madness, Catherine begins to wonder if she may have inherited her father’s mental illness along with his mathematical genius. When Robert’s work reveals a mathematical proof of potentially historic proportions, it sets off shock waves in more ways than one.



8 .) The Imitation Game (2014)

 The Imitation Game (2014)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Common Sense
  • Criminal Element
  • Decider
  • IMDB
  • Math And Multimedia
  • Ranker
  • The Cinemaholic

Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain’s top-secret Government Code and Cypher School at Bletchley Park, during the darkest days of World War II.



7 .) Moneyball (2011)

 Moneyball (2011)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • Decider
  • Film About It
  • Mash Up Math
  • Math And Multimedia
  • Mathnasium
  • My Math Done
  • Ranker

The story of Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane’s successful attempt to put together a baseball team on a budget, by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players.



6 .) 21 (2008)

 21 (2008)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • Criminal Element
  • Decider
  • Film About It
  • IMDB 2
  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • USA Today

Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for the four to five years of schooling as he comes from a poor, working-class background. But one evening, Ben is introduced by his unorthodox math professor Micky Rosa into a small but secretive club of five. Students Jill, Choi, Kianna, and Fisher, who are being trained by Professor Rosa of the skill of card counting at blackjack.



5 .) Cube (1997)

 Cube (1997)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Criminal Element
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • The Cinemaholic
  • World

Seven strangers are taken out of their daily lives and placed mysteriously in a deadly cube where they all agree they must find their way out.



4 .) Good Will Hunting (1997)

 Good Will Hunting (1997)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • Decider
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • My Math Done
  • News Day
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math
  • Tech Times
  • The Cinemaholic

Will Hunting has a genius-level IQ but chooses to work as a janitor at MIT. When he solves a difficult graduate-level math problem, his talents are discovered by Professor Gerald Lambeau, who decides to help the misguided youth reach his potential. When Will is arrested for attacking a police officer, Professor Lambeau makes a deal to get leniency for him if he will get treatment from therapist Sean Maguire.



3 .) Pi (1998)

 Pi (1998)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • Decider
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • My Math Done
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math
  • Tech Times
  • The Cinemaholic
  • USA Today

The debut film from Darren Aronofsky in which a mathematical genius Maximilian Cohen discovers a link in the connection between numbers and reality and thus believes he can predict the future.



2 .) Stand and Deliver (1988)

 Stand and Deliver (1988)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Digital Lesson
  • Film About It
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • Math
  • Math And Multimedia
  • Mathnasium
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math
  • The Cinemaholic

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country’s top algebra and calculus students.



1 .) A Beautiful Mind (2001)

 A Beautiful Mind (2001)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Cleveland
  • Criminal Element
  • Decider
  • IMDB
  • IMDB 2
  • Mash Up Math
  • Math
  • Math And Multimedia
  • My Math Done
  • News Day
  • QED Cat
  • QED Cat
  • Ranker
  • Tech Powered Math
  • The Cinemaholic

A mathematics genius fights schizophrenia.




The 575+ Additional Best Movies About Math



#MoviesLists
(Films Appear On 2 Lists Each)
4012 Angry Men (1957)QED Cat
World
412010 (1984)QED Cat
World
4223 (1998)IMDB
QED Cat
43A Hill on the Dark Side of the Moon (1983)Math
QED Cat
44A Summer’s Tale (Conte d’Été) (1996)QED Cat
Tech Powered Math
45A Walk to Remember (2002)Digital Lesson
QED Cat
46After Midnight (Dopo Mezzanotte) (2004)IMDB 2
QED Cat
47Agora (2009)Decider
QED Cat
48An Invisible Sign (2010)IMDB
QED Cat
49Antonia’s Line (1995)Math
QED Cat
50Are You With It? (1948)IMDB 2
QED Cat
51Back to the FutureMash Up Math
World
52Battle of the Worlds (Il Pianeta Degli Uomini Spenti) (1961)QED Cat
World
53Beautiful Ohio (2006)IMDB 2
QED Cat
54Bedazzled (1967)QED Cat
World
55Clan of the Cave Bear (1986)QED Cat
World
56Class Action (1991)QED Cat
World
57Cloak and Dagger (1946)QED Cat
World
58Clue (1985)QED Cat
World
59Codebreaker (2014)IMDB
Tech Times
60Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)QED Cat
World
61Cube 2: Hypercube (2002)QED Cat
QED Cat
62Death of a Neopolitan Mathematician (Morte di un Matematico Napoletano) (1992)QED Cat
World
63Évariste Galois (1965)Math
QED Cat
64Fermat’s Last Tango (2001)IMDB 2
QED Cat
65Forbidden Planet (1956)QED Cat
World
66Insignificance (1985)Math
QED Cat
67Late Bloomers (1996)Math
QED Cat
68Life of Pi (2012)Mash Up Math
QED Cat
69Matilda (1996)Math
QED Cat
70Mean Girls (2004)QED Cat
USA Today
71Merry Andrew (1958)IMDB 2
QED Cat
72Moebius (1996)IMDB
QED Cat
73N Is a Number: A Portrait of Paul Erdös (1993)IMDB
Math
74Pay it Forward (2000)Digital Lesson
QED Cat
75Presumed Innocent (1990)Math
QED Cat
76Ramanujan (2014)IMDB
QED Cat
77She Wrote the Book (1946)Math
QED Cat
78The 4th Dimension (2006)IMDB 2
QED Cat
79The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)QED Cat
World
80The Devil’s Wanton (Fängelse) (1949)Math
QED Cat
81The Dot and the Line (1965)QED Cat
World
82The Favor (1994)IMDB 2
QED Cat
83The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam (2005)IMDB 2
QED Cat
84The MartianCommon Sense
Mash Up Math
85The Phantom Tollbooth (1970)Math
QED Cat
86Torn Curtain (1966)Film About It
QED Cat
87Travelling Salesman (2012)IMDB
The Cinemaholic
88X+Y (2014)Math And Multimedia
The Cinemaholic
(Films Appear On 1 Lists Each)
8912 to the Moon (1960)QED Cat
901984 (1984)QED Cat
913:19 Nada es Casualidad (2008)QED Cat
924D Man (1959)QED Cat
935ive Days to Midnight (2004) (TV)QED Cat
94A Brief History of Time (1991)IMDB
95A Brilliant Young Mind (2014)IMDB
96A Chump at Oxford (1940)QED Cat
97A Class Apart (2007) (TV)QED Cat
98A Dog Called Vengeance (El Perro) (1976)QED Cat
99A Few Days in September (Quelques Jours En Septembre) (2007)QED Cat
100A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966)QED Cat
101A Lover’s Oath (1925)QED Cat
102A Man Called Intrepid (1979) (TV)QED Cat
103A Pure Formality (Una Pura Formalità) (1994)QED Cat
104A Scanner Darkly (2006)QED Cat
105A Serious Man (2009)QED Cat
106A-Ducking They Did Go (1939)QED Cat
107Abbott and CostelloWorld
108About a Boy (2002)QED Cat
109Aces (2006)QED Cat
110Act Your Age (1949)QED Cat
111Alexander the Great (1956)QED Cat
112Alien Hunter (2003)QED Cat
113All In (2006)QED Cat
114All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)QED Cat
115Amarcord (1973)QED Cat
116American PieUSA Today
117Amy & Isabelle (2001) (TV)QED Cat
118An Innocent Love (1982) (TV)QED Cat
119Angels & Demons (2009)QED Cat
120Anna to the Infinite Power (1983)QED Cat
121Annapolis (2006)QED Cat
122Another Gay Movie (2006)QED Cat
123Apocalypse Now (1979)QED Cat
124Atama-yama (2002)QED Cat
125Attack Girls’ Swim Team Versus the Undead (2007)QED Cat
126Au hasard Balthazar (1966)QED Cat
127Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987)QED Cat
128Bachelor of Hearts (1958)QED Cat
129Back to the Future Part III (1990)QED Cat
130Ball of Fire (1941)QED Cat
131Baraka X−77 (1966)QED Cat
132Batman (1966)QED Cat
133Battlefield Earth (2000)QED Cat
134Bedazzled (2000)QED Cat
135Believers (2007) (V)QED Cat
136Better Off Dead (1985)QED Cat
137Big (1988)QED Cat
138Big Hero 6Common Sense
139Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie (2002)QED Cat
140Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey (1991)QED Cat
141Bingo (1991)QED Cat
142Black Narcissus (1947)QED Cat
143Blackboard Jungle (1955)QED Cat
144Blaise Pascal (1972) (TV)QED Cat
145Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill (1996)QED Cat
146Bloodhounds of Broadway (1952)QED Cat
147Box of Moon Light (1996)QED Cat
148Brain Dead (1987)QED Cat
149Bratz (2007)QED Cat
150Brave Archer 3 (Se Diu Ying Hung Juen Saam Jaap) (1981)QED Cat
151Brief History of Time, AWorld
152Brutal (2007)QED Cat
153Buck Privates (1941)QED Cat
154Bullitt (1968)QED Cat
155Bullshot (1983)QED Cat
156Butterfly Dreaming (2008)QED Cat
157C’est le Tangente Que Je Préfère (1997)QED Cat
158Cabiria (1914)QED Cat
159Caddyshack (1980)QED Cat
160Calabuch (1956)QED Cat
161Carreteras Secundarias (Backroads) (1997)QED Cat
162Carry on Teacher (1959)QED Cat
163CartesioWorld
164Cartesius (1974) (TV)QED Cat
165Casino Royale (2006)QED Cat
166Cast Away (2000)QED Cat
167Chaos (2005)QED Cat
168Chariton’s Choir (I Horodia Tou Hariton) (2005)QED Cat
169Cheating (1952)QED Cat
170Check and Double Check (1930)QED Cat
171Chef (2014)Tech Times
172Cherry (2010)QED Cat
173Chicago (2002)QED Cat
174Chicken Little (2005)QED Cat
175Children of the Damned (1963)QED Cat
176Christmas Vacation (1989)QED Cat
177Cipher in the Snow (1973)QED Cat
178Citizen Kane (1941)QED Cat
179Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs II (2013)Tech Times
180Clueless (1995)QED Cat
181Coach Carter (2005)QED Cat
182Coarse Salt (Sal Gorda) (1984)QED Cat
183Codename Icarus (1981) (TV)QED Cat
184Conceiving Ada (1997)QED Cat
185Conte d’ÉtéWorld
186Copenhagen (2002) (TV)QED Cat
187Crazy (2000)QED Cat
188Crazy First Love (Cheotsarang Sasu Gwolgidaehoe) (2003)QED Cat
189Creepshow (1982)QED Cat
190Croupier (1998)QED Cat
191Cutting Class (1989)QED Cat
192D.A.R.Y.L. (1985)QED Cat
193Dangerous Sex Date (Amorestremo) (2001)QED Cat
194Dark Matter (2007)QED Cat
195Data LoreWorld
196Dawn Anna (2005)QED Cat
197Day One (1989) (TV)QED Cat
198Dead Poets Society (1989)QED Cat
199Deadly Friend (1986)QED Cat
200Dear Brigitte (1965)QED Cat
201Death of a Cyclist (Muerte de Un Ciclista) (1955)QED Cat
202Deep Rising (1998)QED Cat
203Deja Vu (2006)QED Cat
204Desk Set (1957)QED Cat
205Devil Girl From Mars (1954)QED Cat
206Diabolique (1996)QED Cat
207Diamonds are Forever (1971)QED Cat
208Dick Tracy (1990)QED Cat
209Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995)QED Cat
210Dimensions (I) (2011)IMDB
211Dirty HarryWorld
212Discovery of Heaven (2001)QED Cat
213Doubt (2008)QED Cat
214Drawing Down the Moon (1997)QED Cat
215Dream Big: Engineering Our WorldCommon Sense
216Drowning by Numbers (1988)QED Cat
217Duck Soup (1933)QED Cat
218Dumbo (1941)QED Cat
219Einstein: Light to the Power of 2 (1996) (TV)QED Cat
220EINSTEIN’S BIG IDEANews Day
221El Efecto Mariposa (The Butterfly Effect) (1995)QED Cat
222El Seductor (1995)QED Cat
223Englishman who Went Up a Hill But…World
224Enigma of Kaspar HauserWorld
225Entrapment (1999)QED Cat
226Event Horizon (1997)QED Cat
227Evil Roy Slade (1972)QED Cat
228Eyes Wide Shut (1999)QED Cat
229Fahrenheit 451 (1966)QED Cat
230Fail-Safe (1964)QED Cat
231Famous Boners (1942)QED Cat
232Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)QED Cat
233Father of the BrideDigital Lesson
234FermatWorld
235Fight Club (1999)QED Cat
236Firetrap (2001)QED Cat
237First Circle (1992) (TV)QED Cat
238Flash Gordon (1980)QED Cat
239Flatland (1965)QED Cat
240Flatland (2007)QED Cat
241Flatland (Flatlandia) (1982)QED Cat
242Flatland: The Movie (2007)QED Cat
243Fletch Lives (1989)QED Cat
244Flubber (1997)QED Cat
245For a Few Dollars More (1965)QED Cat
246Force of Evil (1948)QED Cat
247Freakonomics (2013)Tech Times
248Freaky Friday (2003)QED Cat
249Frozen (2013)QED Cat
250G.I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra (2009)QED Cat
251Galileo (1975)QED Cat
252Geek Site of the DayWorld
253George of the Jungle (1997)QED Cat
254Ghost of a Chance (Aionios Foititis) (2001)QED Cat
255GiftedFilm About It
256Gokusen: The Movie (2009)QED Cat
257Good Morning Boys (1937)QED Cat
258Goodbye to Language (Adieu au Language) (2014)QED Cat
259Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)QED Cat
260Gorath (Yosei Gorasu) (1962)QED Cat
261Gravesend (1997)QED Cat
262Graveyard Disturbance (Una Notte al Cimitero Una) (1987)QED Cat
263Gulliver’s Travels (1996) (TV)QED Cat
264H. P. Lovecraft’s Dreams in the Witchhouse (2005) (TV)QED Cat
265Hands of a Murderer (1990) (TV)QED Cat
266Hans Christian Andersen (1952)QED Cat
267Harold & Kumar Escape From Gauntanamo Bay (2008)QED Cat
268Hauser’s Memory (1970) (TV)QED Cat
269Hercules (1997)QED Cat
270Here Come the Co-eds (1945)QED Cat
271High and Low (Tengoku To Jigoku) (1963)QED Cat
272High School Musical (TV) (2006)QED Cat
273Hit Me (1996)QED Cat
274Homage (1995)QED Cat
275Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)QED Cat
276Hot for Teacher (Nuga Geunyeo-Wa Jasseulkka?) (2006)QED Cat
277How Green Was My Valley (1941)QED Cat
278How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)QED Cat
279I Killed Einstein, Gentlemen (Zabil Jsem Einsteina, Panove)QED Cat
280I Not Stupid (Xiaohai Bu Ben)QED Cat
281I Walked With a Zombie (1943)QED Cat
282I Went Down (1997)QED Cat
283I’m Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)QED Cat
284Ice Princess (2005)QED Cat
285Idiocracy (2006)QED Cat
286If You Build ItCommon Sense
287Il Posto (1961)QED Cat
288Imperativ (1982)QED Cat
289Imperative (1982)IMDB 2
290In July (2000)QED Cat
291Inspector Lewis (2006) (TV)QED Cat
292Intacto (2001)QED Cat
293InterstellarCommon Sense
294Iron Man 2 (2010)QED Cat
295Ishtar (1987)QED Cat
296It’s a Big Country (1951)QED Cat
297It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)QED Cat
298Izo (2004)QED Cat
299Jam Films 2 − Armchair Theory (2004)QED Cat
300Jan Amos Comenius (Putování Jana Amose) (1983)QED Cat
301Jane Eyre (2006)QED Cat
302Jason X (2001)QED Cat
303Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser (2015)QED Cat
304Julie Johnson (2001)QED Cat
305Jurassic Park 2 (The Lost World) (1997)QED Cat
306Jurassic Park III (2001)QED Cat
307Kelly’s Heroes (1970)QED Cat
308Kes (1969)QED Cat
309Knocked Up (2007)QED Cat
310Knowing (2009)QED Cat
311Kronos (1957)QED Cat
312Kuriton Sukupolvi (1957)QED Cat
313L: Change the World (2008)QED Cat
314La Chèvre d’Or (1942)QED Cat
315La Frontera (1991)QED Cat
316Labyrinth (1986)QED Cat
317Las Vegas Shakedown (1955)QED Cat
318Las Vegas Weekend (1986)QED Cat
319Last Year at Marienbad (L’Année dernière à Marienbad) (1961)QED Cat
320Lay the FavoriteFilm About It
321Les Diaboliques (1955)QED Cat
322Les Maîtres du Soleil (1984)QED Cat
323Les Passagers (1999)QED Cat
324Life is Beautiful (La Vita è Bella) (1997)QED Cat
325Like Mike (2002)QED Cat
326Like Water For Chocolate (1992)Tech Times
327Limitless (2011)QED Cat
328Little Big League (1994)QED Cat
329Little Giant (1946)QED Cat
330Lost Souls (2000)QED Cat
331Lost WorldMath
332Love and Death (1975)QED Cat
333Love Me if You Dare (Jeux d’Enfants) (2003)QED Cat
334Lucky Pierre (La Moutarde Me Monte Au Nez) (1974)QED Cat
335Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the Farm (1951)QED Cat
336Madame Curie (1943)QED Cat
337Magic Town (1947)QED Cat
338Magik and Rose (1999)QED Cat
339Malcolm X (1992)QED Cat
340Man of the House (2005)QED Cat
341Manolito Gafotas (1999)QED Cat
342Marius (1931)QED Cat
343Marriage Today (1950)QED Cat
344Matemática Zero, Amor Dez (1958)QED Cat
345MATHS IN THE MOVIESNews Day
346Meerabai Not Out (2008)QED Cat
347Meet Dave (2008)QED Cat
348Mercury Rising (1998)QED Cat
349Micmacs (2009)QED Cat
350Mind Hunters (2004)QED Cat
351Mindwalk (1990)QED Cat
352Miss Congeniality 2 (2005)QED Cat
353Mission Impossible III (2006)QED Cat
354Momo Alla Conquista Del Tempo (2001)QED Cat
355Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)QED Cat
356Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (1982)QED Cat
357Morons from Outer Space (1985)QED Cat
358Morte di un Matematico Napoletano (Italian, 1992)Math
359Mortel Transfert (2001)QED Cat
360Mr. Holland’s Opus (1995)QED Cat
361Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium (2007)QED Cat
362Mr. Nobody (2009)IMDB
363Mr. Wacky (Saeng, Nalseonsaeng) (2006)QED Cat
364Münchhausen (1943)QED Cat
365Murder is Easy (1982) (TV)QED Cat
366My Boss, My Hero (2001)QED Cat
367My Little Chickadee (1940)QED Cat
368My Night With Maud (Ma Nuit Chez Maud) (1969)QED Cat
369My Stepmother is an Alien (1988)QED Cat
370My Teacher’s Wife (1995)QED Cat
371Mystic Pizza (1988)Tech Times
372Ña Noniep (2009)QED Cat
373Nancy Drew (2007)QED Cat
374National Lampoon’s Senior Trip (1995)QED Cat
375Never Been Kissed (1999)QED Cat
376Newton: a Tale of Two Isaacs (1997) (TV)QED Cat
377Ni Vivo, Ni Muerto (2002)QED Cat
378Night at the Museum IIDigital Lesson
379Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)QED Cat
380No Highway in the Sky (1951)QED Cat
381No One Would Tell (1996) (TV)QED Cat
382No Way Out (1987)QED Cat
383Non ho tempo (1973: No More Time)Math
384Not One Less (Yi Ge Dou Bu Neng Shao) (1999)QED Cat
385Novo (2002)QED Cat
386Ocean’s Eleven (2001)QED Cat
387Office Space (1999)QED Cat
388Oh God! Book II (1980)QED Cat
389Old School (2003)QED Cat
390Omar Khayham (1924)QED Cat
391Omar Khayyam (1957)QED Cat
392Omar the Tentmaker (1922)QED Cat
393Once Upon a Time in the West (C’era Una Volta Il West) (1968)QED Cat
394Only Yesterday (Omohide Poro Poro) (1991)QED Cat
395Out of Sight (Lemarit Ain) (2006)QED Cat
396Outside Providence (1999)QED Cat
397P.S. (2004)QED Cat
398Paradisio (1961)QED Cat
399Parallel Life (2010)QED Cat
400Patch Adams (1998)QED Cat
401Peter the Great (1986) (TV)QED Cat
402Petersen (1974)QED Cat
403Phase IV(1974)QED Cat
404Phenomenon (1996)QED Cat
405Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)QED Cat
406Pierino Contro Tutti (Desirable Teacher) (1981)QED Cat
407Plaga Zombie (1997)QED Cat
408Plaga Zombie: Zona Mutante (2001)QED Cat
409Planeta Bur (Planet of Storms) (1962)QED Cat
410Pleasantville (1998)QED Cat
411Polytechnique (2009)IMDB
412Popstar (2005)QED Cat
413Possible Worlds (2000)QED Cat
414Precious (2009)QED Cat
415Prophecy (1995)QED Cat
416Prospero’s Books (1991)QED Cat
417Punch Lady (Peon-chi Le-i-di) (2007)QED Cat
418Pythagoras and the Thirty Virgins (1977)QED Cat
419Quality Street (1937)QED Cat
420Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)QED Cat
421Qui Perd Gagne! (Loser Takes all) (2003)QED Cat
422Race for the Bomb (1987) (TV)QED Cat
423Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)QED Cat
424Raising Genius (2004)QED Cat
425Real Genius (1985)QED Cat
426Reality Bites (1994)QED Cat
427Red Planet (2000)QED Cat
428Red Planet Mars (1952)QED Cat
429Revelation (2001)QED Cat
430Revolutionary Road (2008)QED Cat
431Ringu (Ring) (1998)QED Cat
432Rocketship X-M (1950)QED Cat
433Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead (1990)QED Cat
434Roxanne (1987)QED Cat
435Rushmore (1998)QED Cat
436S4 (2008)QED Cat
437Safe (2012)QED Cat
438Saint Clara (Clara Hakedosha) (1996)QED Cat
439Salem’s Lot (TV) (1997)QED Cat
440Sarangni (Close to You) (2005)QED Cat
441Schoolgirl Report 4 (Schulmädchen-Report 4) (1972)QED Cat
442Sebastian (1968)QED Cat
443Secretos del Corazón (Secrets of the Heart) (1997)QED Cat
444Sekret Enigmy (1979)QED Cat
445Serial Mom (1994)QED Cat
446Shack Out on 101 (1955)QED Cat
447Shrieker (1998)QED Cat
448Si Versailles M’Était Conté (1954)QED Cat
449Silent Star (1960)QED Cat
450Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)QED Cat
451Small Time Crooks (2000)QED Cat
452Smilla’s Sense of Snow (1997)QED Cat
453Solar Destruction (2008)QED Cat
454Son of Sinbad (1955)QED Cat
455Spaceways (1953)QED Cat
456Spider-Man 2 (2004)QED Cat
457Spider-Man 3 (2007)QED Cat
458Square Root of Three (Lidris Cuadrade di Tre) (2001)QED Cat
459St. Trinians (2007)QED Cat
460Stand By Me (1986)Tech Times
461Stand-In (1937)QED Cat
462Star Trek (2009)QED Cat
463Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)QED Cat
464Stargate (1994)QED Cat
465Starship Troopers (1997)QED Cat
466Stranger than Fiction (2006)QED Cat
467Strangers on a Train (1951)QED Cat
468Strike it Rich (1990)QED Cat
469Succubus (Necronomicon – Geträumte Sünden) (1968)QED Cat
470Summer Night Fever (1978)QED Cat
471Summer Wars (2009)QED Cat
472Super Mario Bros. (1993)QED Cat
473Superman III (1983)QED Cat
474Supernova (2000)QED Cat
475Suspect X (Yôgisha X No Kenshin) (2008)QED Cat
476Suspicion (1941)QED Cat
477Swimming With Sharks (1994)QED Cat
478Swing Girls (2004)QED Cat
479Team America: World Police (2004)QED Cat
480Teen Patti (2010)QED Cat
481Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II (1991)Tech Times
482Teresa’s Tattoo (1994)QED Cat
483That’s Adequate (1989)QED Cat
484The 27th Day (1957)QED Cat
485The 39 Steps (1935)QED Cat
486The Absent-Minded Professor (1961)QED Cat
487The AccountantFilm About It
488The Accountant (2001)QED Cat
489The Adding Machine (1969)QED Cat
490The Amateur (1981)QED Cat
491The American President (1995)QED Cat
492The Arrival (1996)QED Cat
493The Avengers (1998)QED Cat
494The Aviator (2004)QED Cat
495The Bad News Bears (1976)QED Cat
496The Beginning or the End (1947)QED Cat
497The Belly of an Architect (1987)QED Cat
498The Best of Youth (La Meglio Gioventù) (2003)QED Cat
499THE BIG BANG THEORYNews Day
500The Birds (1963)QED Cat
501The Black Shell (2008)QED Cat
502The Blue Angel (Der Blaue Engel) (1930)QED Cat
503The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)QED Cat
504The Calculus of Love (2011)IMDB
505The Cat from Outer Space (1978)QED Cat
506The Cocoanuts (1929)QED Cat
507The Cold Equations (1996)QED Cat
508The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969)QED Cat
509The Constant FactorMath
510The Cook, Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989)Tech Times
511The Core (2003)QED Cat
512The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)QED Cat
513The Da Vinci Code (2006)QED Cat
514The Dam Busters (1955)QED Cat
515The Darwin Awards (2006)QED Cat
516The Day after Tomorrow (2004)QED Cat
517The Day of the Beast (El Dia de la Bestia) (1995)QED Cat
518The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)QED Cat
519The Devil Thumbs a Ride (1947)QED Cat
520The Dish (2000)QED Cat
521The Double (2013)QED Cat
522The Draughtsman’s Contract (1982)QED Cat
523The Edge (1997)QED Cat
524The Englishman Who Went up a Hill and Came Down a Mountain (1995)QED Cat
525The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (Jeder Für Sich und Gott Gegen Alle) (1974)QED Cat
526The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)QED Cat
527The Fifth ElementWorld
528The Flight That Disappeared (1961)QED Cat
529The Fountain (2006)IMDB
530The Full Monty (1997)QED Cat
531The Gambler (1974)QED Cat
532The Giant Claw (1957)QED Cat
533The Girl Next Door (2004)QED Cat
534The Glass Bottom Boat (1966)QED Cat
535The Grand (2007)QED Cat
536The Great Man Votes (1939)QED Cat
537The Hangover (2009)QED Cat
538The Happening (2008)QED Cat
539The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)QED Cat
540The Ice Storm (1997)QED Cat
541The Infinite Worlds of H. G. Wells (2001) (TV)QED Cat
542The Intruder (1999)QED Cat
543The Invisible Boy (1957)QED Cat
544The Island (2005)QED Cat
545The Karate Kid, Part II (1986)QED Cat
546The King’s Thief (1955)QED Cat
547The Knack … and How to Get It (1965)QED Cat
548The Land of College Prophets (2005)QED Cat
549The Last Casino (2004)QED Cat
550The Last Enemy (2008)QED Cat
551The Last Mimzy (2007)QED Cat
552The Lego MovieCommon Sense
553The Lost Angel (2004)QED Cat
554The Man From Planet X (1951)QED Cat
555The Man Without a Face (1993)QED Cat
556The Manhattan Project (1986)QED Cat
557The Marva Collins Story (TV) (1981)QED Cat
558The Matrix Revolutions (2003)QED Cat
559The Music of Chance (1993)QED Cat
560The Naked Gun (1988)QED Cat
561The Naughty Nineties (1945)QED Cat
562The New Math(s) (1997) (TV)QED Cat
563The Nugget (2002)QED Cat
564The Pirates of Penzance (1983)QED Cat
565The Prince and the Pauper (1990)QED Cat
566The Professor and his Beloved Equation (Hakase no Aishita Sûshiki) (2006)QED Cat
567The Revenge of Doctor X (1970)QED Cat
568The Road to Hong Kong (1962)QED Cat
569The Rules of Attraction (2002)QED Cat
570The Saint (1997)QED Cat
571The Santa Claus 3 (2006)QED Cat
572The Saragossa Manuscript (Rekopis Znaleziony w Saragossie) (1965)QED Cat
573The School of Rock (2003)QED Cat
574The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)QED Cat
575The Shy and The NakedMath
576The Siege of Syracuse (L’Assedio di Siracusa) (1960)QED Cat
577The Sleeping Cardinal (1931)QED Cat
578The Spanish Prisoner (1997)QED Cat
579The Story of Mankind (1957)QED Cat
580The Thin Man (1934)QED Cat
581The Turing Enigma (2011)IMDB
582The Twilight Zone: I of Newton (1985)QED Cat
583The Undercover Man (1949)QED Cat
584The Verdict (1982)QED Cat
585The Virgin Suicides (1999)QED Cat
586The Wizard of Oz (1939)QED Cat
587The World is Not Enough (1999)QED Cat
588The Young Animals (Born Wild) (1968)QED Cat
589Theory of Everything (2014)Math And Multimedia
590Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001)QED Cat
591This is Spinal Tap (1984)QED Cat
592Three O’Clock High (1987)QED Cat
593Thru the Moebius Strip (2005)QED Cat
594Time Machine (2002)QED Cat
595Tin Man (2007)QED Cat
596Titanic (1997)QED Cat
597To Sir, with Love (1967)QED Cat
598Tom & Viv (1994)QED Cat
599Top of the Form (1953)QED Cat
600Torchy Gets Her Man (1938)QED Cat
601Transcendent Man (2009)IMDB
602Tron: LegacyMash Up Math
603Twilight (2008)QED Cat
604Una Pura formalità. (1994)Math
605Underwater DreamsCommon Sense
606Up in the Air (2009)QED Cat
607Véronique et Son Cancre (Veronique and Her Dunce) (1958)QED Cat
608Village of the Damned (1960)QED Cat
609Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)QED Cat
610Voyage to the End of the Universe (Ikarie XB 1) (1963)QED Cat
611Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women (1968)QED Cat
612Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet (1965)QED Cat
613WaitressUSA Today
614Wall Street (1987)QED Cat
615WALL-EMash Up Math
616Waterboys (2001)QED Cat
617What the #$*! Do ωΣ K(π)ow!? (2004)QED Cat
618Whatever WorksFilm About It
619Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)QED Cat
620Wish Upon a Star (1996)QED Cat
621Witness (1985)QED Cat
622Wittgenstein (1993)QED Cat
623X+Y=0 (1985 TV Movie)IMDB 2
624Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)QED Cat
625Yes, Sir, Mr. Bones (1951)QED Cat
626Yo Hice A Roque III (1980)QED Cat
627You’re the One (Una Historia de Entonces) (2000)QED Cat
628Young Einstein (1988)QED Cat
629Your Name Poisons My Dreams (Tu Nombre Envenena Mis Sueño) (1996)QED Cat
630Yours, Mine and Ours (2005)QED Cat
631Zootopia (2016)QED Cat


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