One of the trends in Hollywood right now is to remake classic "geeky" films instead of tackling the plethora of beloved books that are just ripe for adapting.

What makes a book "geeky" doesn't necessarily mean strictly science fiction; it's a label that includes books whose characters and plot would appeal to those of the geek persuasion.

We've picked 10 books -- in no particular order -- that we think would make great films and create new legions of movie-geek fans.
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