11 Movies that Reference Geometry Our Top 10

There are many notable instances of Sacred Geometry appearing in movies and TV shows. Here are the 10 that topped our list:

220px-PiposterPi features several references to mathematics and mathematical theories. For instance, Max finds the golden spiral occurring everywhere, including the stock market. Max’s belief that diverse systems embodying highly nonlinear dynamics share a unifying pattern bears much similarity to results in chaos theory, which provides machinery for describing certain phenomena of nonlinear systems, which might be thought of as patterns.



wizard-oz-judy-garland-vhs-cover-artIn the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion travel to meet a wizard, seeking respectively a brain, a heart and courage. After receiving his brain from the wizard, the Scarecrow recites the Pythagorean Theorem incorrectly. He stated, “The sum of the square roots of any two sides of an isosceles triangle is equal to the square root of the remaining side.” Oops!


Good Will Hunting (1997)

Contact (1997)

Real Genius (1985)

Rushmore (1998)

Phantom Tollbooth (1970)

Agora (Appollonian cones) (2009)

The Code Conspiracy (2001)

The Da Vinci Code (2006)

Flatland (1965)