After watching The Social Network I came to the conclusion that all tech-minded geeks has to have seen the following movies:
The Pirates of Silicon Valley
Good artists create. Great artists steal.
Pirates of Silicon Valley is about the History of Apple and Microsoft mainly.
This film is the semi-humorous documentary about the men who made the world of technology what it is today,
their struggles during college, the founding of their companies, and the ingenious actions they took to build up the global corporate empires of Apple Computer Corporation and
Truth can be dangerous. Trust can be deadly.
A computer programmer’s dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems. Antitrust movie is the fictional story of computer programming genius Milo Hoffman after graduating from Stanford and getting out into the competitive world of computer software. In his contemplation of where to begin his career, he is contacted by Gary Winston whose character is loosely based on Bill Gates. Winston is the CEO of a company called NURV, and they are on the brink of completing the global communication’s system, Synapse. They need Hoffman to help them meet their launch date, so after much thought and with the full support of his girlfriend Alice, he accepts the job. Tragedy soon after strikes and Milo becomes suspicious of the company he has been wrapped up in. He learns that trusting anyone could be a mistake, and that nothing is as it seems.
[Update 08-11-2010]The Office added.
[Update 08-11-2010]Wargames added.