Video game movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant video game movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, weird, humorous and captivating films and TV shows about / with video game, monster, violence, danger, fight, weapons, mentor, chase, dialogue and catastrophe plots mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as video game: Ready Player One (2018), Pixels (2015), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), Warcraft (2016), Free Guy (2021), Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003), Overlord (2015), Ender's Game (2013), Doom (2005), Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018).

List of video game movies

Ready Player One (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: virtual reality, video game, cyberpunk, love, teenage boy, teenage hero, virtuality, quest, teamwork, adventure, geek, friendship ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, 80s, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
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 5.6
 144K
Pixels (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who've attacked New York.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: video game, geek, alien, adventure, family, nerd, save the world, alien invasion, transformation, humanity in peril, alien attack, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 21st century, year 2015, 2010s ...
Place: new york, usa, india, washington d.c., london ...
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: ridiculous, exciting, biting, breathtaking, funny ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: jungle, game, adventurer, teenage boy, team, mission, video game, friendship, zoologist, high school, blonde, pretty girl ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, year 2016, 90s
Place: new hampshire
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 262K
Warcraft (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China, USA, Canada, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, epic, psychotronic, captivating ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, wizards, sorcerer, fantasy world, magic, monster, good versus evil, video game, warrior, invasion, magician, creature ...
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 7.1
 354K
Free Guy (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A bank teller realizes he's a background character in an open world action game.
Style: humorous, feel good, heroic, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: virtual reality, video game, game, gamer, heroes, internet, changing lives, programmer, code, bank teller, bank robbery, artificial intelligence ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: tokyo
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Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: child spy, video game, adventure, spy, mad scientist, secret agents, virtual reality, child hero, rescue, family, mission, technology ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
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BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Honjou Kaede is invited by her friend Shiramine Risa to play a virtual reality MMO game with her. While Kaede doesn't dislike games, what she really, truly dislikes is being in pain. She creates a character named Maple, and decides to put all ...
Style: light, captivating, funny, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: video game, friends, virtual reality, female protagonist, virtual world, girl, competition, pain, survival, friend, computer game, protection ...
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 7.7
 9K
Overlord (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2138, virtual reality gaming is booming. Yggdrasil, a popular online game is quietly shut down one day. However, one player named Momonga decides to not log out. Momonga is then transformed into the image of a skeleton as "the most ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, stylized, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: virtual reality, video game, game, magic, super powers, master servant relationship, war, computer, adventure, battles, monster, teamwork ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 239K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: chosen one, adventure, space wars, young heroes, intelligence, space battle, child prodigy, prodigy, space and aliens, alien, save the world, space station ...
Time: future
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My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! (2020)
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: After hitting her head particularly hard one day, Duke Claes' daughter, Katarina, suddenly recalls all the memories of her past life: that of a teenage Japanese girl. Just before her untimely death, this girl recalls playing an otome game... ...
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, unusual plot structure
Plot: dating, past life, video game, aristocrat, memories, school, female villain, obsessive quest, romance, villain played by lead actor
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 5.2
 113K
Doom (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A team of space marines known as the Rapid Response Tactical Squad, led by Sarge, is sent to a science facility on Mars after somebody reports a security breach. There, they learn that the alert came after a test subject, a mass murderer ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, mars, alien, zombie, military, video game, genetics, virus, teleportation, transformation, creature ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s, 2020s
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Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1984, a young programmer begins to question reality as he adapts a dark fantasy novel into a video game. A mind-bending tale with multiple endings.
Style: psychedelic, mind bending, non-linear, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: computer, video game, programmer, computer game, male protagonist, alternate reality, technology, free will, repeated scene, time travel, conspiracy, psychology ...
Time: year 1984, 80s
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Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009)
Genre: Short, Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 36 min.
TV show
Story: Giovanni is an assassin living during the Renaissance in 15th century Italy. At this dawn of a new era, a conspiracy is being plotted by one corrupt family to overthrow the powerful Medici family and destroy a unified Italy. As an assassin, Giovanni ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassin, video game, secret identity, renaissance, assassination, investigation, father son relationship, secret life, injustice, adventure, family secret, undercover ...
Time: 15th century
Place: italy, venice, rome italy, florence
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 12K
Brainscan (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A lonely teenage horror-movie fan discovers a mysterious computer game that uses hypnosis to custom-tailor the game into the most terrifying experience imaginable. When he emerges from the hypnotic trance he is horrified to find evidence that the ...
Style: macabre, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, virtual reality, video game, teenager, transformation, mentor, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, hypnosis, technophobia, crimes, computer ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Is relevant ?
 3.7
 2K
Pulse 3 (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Seven years after the last attack by the "soulless ghosts" who haunted the human race twice before, the world is left void of all deadly electronics that almost destroyed it... or so we thought. Living a primitive existence on the ...
Style: scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: ghost, afterlife, video game, post apocalypse, suicide, full moon, nuclear explosion, supernatural, computers and web, chaos, future dystopia, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: houston texas
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 121K
TRON (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As Kevin Flynn searches for proof that he invented a hit video game, he is "digitalized" by a laser and finds himself inside The Grid, where programs suffer under the tyrannical rule of the Master Control Program. With the help of TRON, a ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, surreal, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: virtual reality, cyberpunk, computer, cyberspace, hacker, artificial intelligence, alternate reality, distopia, video game, computer game, computer hacker, adventure ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: los angeles, pentagon
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Infinite Dendrogram (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 2043, Infinite Dendrogram, the world's first successful full-dive VRMMO was released. In addition to its ability to perfectly simulate the five senses, along with its many other amazing features, the game promised to offer players a ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, stylized
Plot: adventure, video game, friend, graduate, romance, brother, rivals, fight, teamwork, quest, friendship, virtual reality ...
Time: near future, future, 2040s
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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Set against the backdrop of a UNSC military academy, a group of highborn cadets are training to be the next generation of soldiers in the UNSC’s ongoing war with insurrectionists in the outer colonial planets. Among these cadets, Thomas Lasky ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, invasion, evil alien, heroes, military, video game, superhero, cadet, alien invasion, escapades, soldier, battles ...
Time: future
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Men, Women & Children (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, thought provoking, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, coming of age, internet, teenager, sex scene, teenage love, infidelity, anorexia, depression, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Resident Evil: Damnation (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: U.S. federal agent Leon S. Kennedy sneaks into the "East Slavic Republic" to verify rumors that Bio-Organic Weapons (BOWs) are being used in the country's civil war, which the U.S. and Russia are making preparations to jointly ...
Style: scary, adult animation, suspense, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, infection, deadly creature, future dystopia, virus, fight, video game, survival, lone hero, monster, mutant, cyborgs ...
Time: future, 80s, 21st century
Place: europe
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Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two years have passed since the final battle with Sephiroth. Though Midgar, city of mako, city of prosperity, has been reduced to ruins, its people slowly but steadily walk the road to reconstruction. However, a mysterious illness called Geostigma ...
Style: visually appealing, exciting, stylized, clever, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroic mission, androids and robots, motorcycle chase, warrior, fantasy world, video game, future dystopia, rescue, adventure, heroes, creature, plague ...
Time: future
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 20K
Beta Test (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While testing the latest first person shooter from global game developer, Sentinel, video game champion Max Troy discovers the events happening within the game are being reflected in the real world. He soon determines that the game's ...
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: video game, gamer, sword fight, conspiracy, champion, youth, terrorist plot, dishonesty, crimes, society, rivalry, hacker ...
Time: contemporary
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 1K
Glitch Techs (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Game-world monsters are wreaking real-world havoc. Here comes tech support!
Style: futuristic, funny, captivating, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: video game, friendship, adventure, teenage protagonist, hunting, gamer, robot, hi-tech, teenage life, teenager, team, female protagonist ...
Time: future
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 6.0
 15K
The Wizard (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Corey (Fred Savage) refuses to let his emotionally disturbed younger brother Jimmy (Luke Edwards) be institutionalized, and the two run away together. They soon join forces with a resourceful girl (Jenny Lewis), who notices that Jimmy has a special ...
Style: road movie, humorous, touching, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, teenager, computer game, video game, on the road, competition, family, nintendo, kids and family, underdog, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, las vegas, los angeles, nevada, utah ...
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 3K
Nightmares (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A collection of short stories. In one a woman who leaves her house late at night to drive to the store while a killer is loose encounters some problems. In the second an arcade whiz kid's obsession with a game leads to deadly consequences. In ...
Style: scary, slasher, suspense, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, serial killer, supernatural, monster, video game, obsession, maniac, priest, multiple storylines, virtual reality, isolation, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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8-Bit Christmas (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In suburban Chicago during the late 1980s, ten-year-old Jake Doyle embarks on a herculean quest to get the latest and greatest video game system for Christmas.
Style: feel good, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, satirical
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: christmas, video game, holiday, gift, family values, children, child, game, friends, escapades, satire, friendship ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1988, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 67K
Elle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Michèle, the CEO of a gaming software company, is attacked in her home by an unknown assailant, she refuses to let it alter her precisely ordered life. She manages crises involving family, all the while becoming engaged in a game of cat and ...
Style: disturbing, twists and turns, erotic, psychological, intense ...
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, older woman younger man relationship, sexual abuse, strong female character, perversion, death of mother, female protagonist, sexual assault, video game, car accident, masturbation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 100K
eXistenZ (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.
Style: mind bending, surreal, psychological, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, virtual reality, alternate reality, distopia, video game, cyberspace, escape from reality, hacker, body horror, dystopic future, technology gone awry, game ...
Time: future, near future
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 417K
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph ...
Style: sweet, humorous, not serious, touching, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: obsessive quest, adventure, disney, villain, lifestyle change, heroes, escapades, friendship, hacker, disorder, misfit, courage ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012, 80s, 90s, 21st century ...
Place: california, usa
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Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Seventeen-year-old Hajime Nagumo is your average, everyday otaku. However, his simple life of pulling all-nighters and sleeping in school is suddenly turned upside down when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned to a fantasy world! ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel universe, magical, adventure, harem, magic, love and romance, monster, weapons, demon, mysticism, death, supernatural ...
Place: japan
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