The 10 best movies about computers
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In the late 2010s, computers are practically integrated into almost every aspect of daily life. It’s something most have come to accept, and the movies from this time reflect our feelings toward that, with most covering topics like surveillance and ethics in the digital age. Back in the late 1950s, movies like Desk Set showed just how scary a prospect that was. Naturally, movies from the 80s and 90s are somewhere between fear and acceptance, portraying a sort of wrestling match of sorts.
Looking back, each these time periods has value when it comes to movies about computers. Anxiety, fear, and the desire for humanity to conquer over machines all create a through-line from the 50s to today, and these films below do the best job demonstrating these feelings. All in all, these are the ten best films about computers.