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The 20 best sneakers in movies

The 20 best sneakers in movies

The 20 best sneakers in movies

If there was ever a scene that cemented our love for the humble trainer, it's when Marty McFly puts on the 'power-lacing' Nike Airs.

While that was no doubt a great moment for canvas and rubber, we've been feeling for sometime now that other sneakers have been overlooked. But no more we say, today's the day when other trainers get their chance to shine. Behold, 20 of the greatest ever to appear on film.

(Images: All Star)

Forrest Gump

Trainers: Nike Cortez Fly Motion

Worn by: Forrest Gump

The Goonies

Trainer: Nike classic men's sneakers

Worn by: Data

Kill Bill

Trainers: Onitsuka Tiger Mexico 66

Worn by: Beatrix Kiddo

Starsky and Hutch

Trainers: Adidas Men's Dragon

Worn by: David Starsky

The Breakfast Club

Trainer: Nike Internationalist

Worn by: Brian Johnson

Lost in Translation

Trainer: Nike Air Woven

Worn by: Bob Harris


Trainer: Nike Vandal

Worn by: Kyle Reese


Trainer: Converse All Star (white high top)

Worn by: Ripley

Fast Times at Ridgemont High

Trainer: Vans slip-on checked classics

Worn by: Jeff Spicoli

Back to the Future

Trainer: Nike All Court Low (VNTG) White Varsity Red

Worn by: Marty McFly

The Life Aquatic

Trainer: Custom made Zissou Shoes

Worn by: Zissou

Scott Pilgrim vs The World

Trainer: Adidas Superstar

Worn by: Scott Pilgrim

White Men Can't Jump

Trainer: Nike Air Command Force

Worn by: Billy Hoyle

Stand By Me

Trainers: Converse All Star (grey high top)

Worn by: Chris Chambers


Trainers: Vans

Worn by: Seth

Teen Wolf

Trainers: Adidas Tourney

Worn by: Scott Howard

Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey

Trainers: Adidas High Tops

Worn by: Bill


Trainers: Nike Air Force II

Worn by: Josh Baskin

Blade Runner

Trainers: Adidas Official/ Adidas Stan Smith

Worn by: Rick Deckard

Beverly Hills Cop

Trainers: Adidas Samba

Worn by: Axel Foley