Wednesday, January 06, 2010

25 best movie nerds

Well, it's time to tip our hats to bookworms, computer geeks, and video gamers in cinema, so without further fanfare, here are the top 25:

25. Patrick Fugit in Almost Famous
24. Matthew Broderick in WarGames
23. Dan Aykroyd in Sneakers
22. Pamela Franklin in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
21. Michael Cera in Juno

20. Tobey Maguire in Spider-Man
19. Molly Shannon in Year of the Dog
18. Johnny Depp in Sleepy Hollow
17. Eddie Murphy in The Nutty Professor
16. Christopher Mintz-Plasse in Superbad

15. Al Sanders in Wordplay
14. Sandra Bullock in The Net
13. Heather Matarazzo in Welcome to the Dollhouse
12. Jake Gyllenhaal in Zodiac
11. Steve Wiebe in The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters

10. Rachel Weisz in The Mummy
9. Mae Whitman in Hope Floats
8. Abigail Breslin in Little Miss Sunshine
7. Mark Ruffalo in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
6. Reese Witherspoon in Election

5. Rick Moranis in Ghostbusters
4. Emma Watson in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
3. Paige O'Hara in Beauty and the Beast
2. Cary Grant in Bringing Up Baby
1. Woody Allen in Annie Hall


joe burns said...

Great choice for number 1!

Andrew K. said...

Would Carey Mulligan in An Education be pushing it? And possibly Matt Damon as Tom Ripley. Still this is a stellar list. I particularly love the choices 6-10. Aah, so nice.