Board game movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant board game movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, humorous, surprise ending, realistic, cult film and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with board game, death, danger, blood, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, chase, family relations and violence plots mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as board game: Jumanji (1995), Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005), Game Night (2018), Clue (1985), Joshy (2016), Candlestick (2014), Quintet (1979), A Quiet Place (2018), Ouija (2014), The Divine Move (2014).

List of board game movies

 7.0
 302K
Jumanji (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When siblings Judy and Peter discover an enchanted board game that opens the door to a magical world, they unwittingly invite Alan -- an adult who's been trapped inside the game for 26 years -- into their living room. Alan's only hope for ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, offbeat, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens, horror for children
Plot: adventure, jungle, fantasy world, mischievous children, childhood, board game, getting home, disappearance, parallel world, young heroes, danger, magic ...
Time: 90s, 19th century, 20th century, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new hampshire
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Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After their father is called into work, two young boys, Walter and Danny, are left in the care of their teenage sister, Lisa, and told they must stay inside. Walter and Danny, who anticipate a boring day, are shocked when they begin playing Zathura, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: space travel, adventure, board game, outer space, astronaut, when the parents are away, getting home, family, youth, escapades, danger, reconciliation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa
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 6.9
 201K
Game Night (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, exciting, humorous, twists and turns ...
Plot: game, neighbor, friends, group of friends, board game, plan gone wrong, contests and competitions, brother brother relationship, best friends, search, happy ending, kidnapping ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york
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 7.3
 80K
Clue (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Clue finds six colorful dinner guests gathered at the mansion of their host, Mr. Boddy -- who turns up dead after his secret is exposed: He was blackmailing all of them. With the killer among them, the guests and Boddy's chatty butler must suss ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, enigmatic, witty, captivating ...
Plot: mystery, multiple suspects, investigation, mansion, butler, murder, danger, maid, dark and stormy night, board game, amateur detective, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1954, 1950s, 80s
Place: new england
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 5.9
 4K
Joshy (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his engagement ends badly, Josh decides to take advantage of his bachelor-party plans in Ojai, California, with the few friends still willing to join him. Focused on drugs and their own hangups, his self-absorbed friends refuse to confront the ...
Plot: board game, bachelor party, debauchery, male friendship, loss, illegal drugs, jacuzzi, drinking contest, friendship between men, grief
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 5.6
 352
Candlestick (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A social gathering is rocked to its core when Jack accuses his best friend's wife of infidelity. But as the allegations start flying, it soon emerges that a far more sinister game may be at play...
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, sinister ...
Plot: infidelity, psychopath, lie, rivalry, resentment, romantic rivalry, perfect crime, troubled marriage, evil plot, woman in danger, ambition, secret ...
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 5.1
 3K
Quintet (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called Quintet. For one small group, this obsession is not enough. They play the game with living pieces, and only the winner survives.
Style: futuristic, psychological, stylized, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: ice age, isolation, future dystopia, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, society, chaos, survival, apocalypse, obsession, glacier ...
Time: future
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 7.5
 397K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: post apocalypse, survival, sign language, monster, survival horror, self sacrifice, deafness, silence, creature feature, pregnancy, child in peril, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, near future
Place: new york state
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 4.5
 47K
Ouija (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, ouija board, spiritualism, evil child, danger, sister sister relationship, evil, characters killed one by one, paranormal activity, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
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The Divine Move (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Professional baduk (go) player Tae-seok loses a high-stakes game to infamous underground gambler Sal-soo, and ends up framed for the murder of his own brother and locked up in prison. He vows revenge and trains ferociously. After serving his ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, gangsters, vengeance, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, murder, violence, prison, graphic violence, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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Beyond the Gates (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two estranged brothers reunite at their missing father's video store to liquidate the property and sell off his assets. As they dig through the store, they find a VCR board game dubbed 'Beyond The Gates' that holds a connection to ...
Plot: video cassette, video store, nightmare, blood, video tape, board game, estranged brother, gore, sleepwalking, guts, hallucination, retro ...
Time: 80s
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 6.7
 23K
Marrowbone (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man and his four younger siblings, who have kept secret the death of their beloved mother in order to remain together, are plagued by a sinister presence in the sprawling manor in which they live.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, tense, twists and turns, scary ...
Plot: brother sister relationship, murder, mental illness, ghost, secret, father, attic, abandoned house, love, death of mother, violence, murder of family ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1969
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 4.2
 256
Noctem (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Adrian and Esteban have been missing for a year. The police are at a standstill, despite having found their personal belongings in Cozumel, an island 12 miles away from the Riviera Maya. Alex friend of both, manages to get their cell phones, with ...
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: supernatural horror, missing person, investigation, police, disappearance, friendship, found footage, paranormal phenomena, mysterious event, missing, search, satanic cult ...
Place: riviera, madrid, mexico
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 7.9
 406K
Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, witty, atmospheric, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder mystery, eccentric family, mansion, investigation, murder investigation, private detective, murder, mystery killer, inheritance, crime, whodunit, suspect ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, new england
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Dona Herlinda and Her Son (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this sly Mexican sex comedy, a manipulative mama deftly manages the life of her homosexual son so that he can have his cake and eat it too. A woman of means, she does this by allowing her son, a doctor, to tryst in her home with his lover. ...
Style: humorous, sexual, witty, clever, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, doctor, gay, love triangle, gays and lesbians, gender, lifestyle, young lovers, love and romance, manipulations, romance, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, hawaii, germany, new orleans
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 6.3
 510
The Go Master (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Go Master is a 2006 biopic by director Tian Zhuangzhuang of renowned twentieth century Go master Wu Qingyuan, better known by his adopted name of Go Seigen. The film, which premiered at the 44th New York Film Festival, focuses on the life of ...
Plot: champion, tuberculosis, faith, board game, sect, master, competition
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 5.8
 234K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: military, alien invasion, battleship, evil alien, navy, ship, save the world, u.s. navy, sea battle, ocean or sea, danger, ufo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2012 ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, pentagon, pearl harbor, tokyo ...
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A quartet of mutated humanoid turtles clash with an uprising criminal gang of ninjas
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, comic, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: ninja, mutant, secret identity, adventure, martial arts, friendship, good versus evil, fighting crime, save the day, genetically altered, superhero, master villain ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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 4.5
 42K
Striptease (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bounced from her job, Erin Grant needs money if she's to have any chance of winning back custody of her child. But, eventually, she must confront the naked truth: to take on the system, she'll have to take it all off. Erin strips to ...
Style: sexy, touching, sexual, erotic, intense ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), strip club, striptease, stripper, custody, dancer's life, single parent, blackmail, dancing, family problems, manipulation, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: florida, usa, miami, las vegas
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 7.3
 3K
Lunacy (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Loosely based on two short stories by Edgar Allan Poe and inspired by the works of the Marquis de Sade. In 19th century France a young man is plagued by nightmares in which he is dragged off to a madhouse. On the journey back from his mother’s ...
Style: rough, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: mental institution, blasphemy, faked death, psychopath, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, doctors and patients, society, danger, social misfits, s&m, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: czech republic, europe
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The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually all memory of the brilliance of the young Tenenbaums was subsequently erased by two decades of ...
Style: humorous, witty, talky, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: eccentric family, terminal illness, dysfunctional family, redemption, depression, reconciliation, divorce, nervous breakdown, ex couple relations, parents and children, family conflict, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 168K
Pi (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The debut film from Darren Aronofsky in which a mathematical genius Maximilian Cohen discovers a link in the connection between numbers and reality and thus believes he can predict the future.
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, surreal, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: insanity, paranoia, mathematics, obsession, code, delusion, rabbi, neighbor, alienation, surveillance, loner, genius ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ethan Green (Daniel Letterle) has no problem finding guys who want to sleep with him or even date him, but finding someone to settle down with is a different story. Given three choices -- a sexy teenager, a hunky jock, or his ex-boyfriend who is ...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, coming out, romance, youth, family relations, couples, fall in love, sexual relations, couple relations, parents and children, gay relationship, republican ...
Time: contemporary
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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal ...
Style: scary, dark humor, gothic, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: vampire, archaeologist, human sacrifice, supernatural, temple, worm, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, surrealism, transformation, monster, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
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 7.0
 116K
The Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, investigation, fbi, special agents, explosions, chase, gunfight, prince, hunt down, team, torture, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, usa, washington d.c., iraq
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The Color of Money (1986)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Former pool hustler "Fast Eddie" Felson decides he wants to return to the game by taking a pupil. He meets talented but green Vincent Lauria and proposes a partnership. As they tour pool halls, Eddie teaches Vincent the tricks of scamming, ...
Style: talky, clever, stylized, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: billiards, on the road, comeback, hustler, bar, sport, redemption, casino, youth, profanity, apprentice, respect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, atlantic city new jersey, california
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 6.2
 18K
Cuban Fury (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Beneath Bruce Garrett's under-confident, overweight exterior, the passionate heart of a salsa king lies dormant. Now, one woman is about to reignite his Latin fire.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, light, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: comeback, love and romance, workplace, workplace romance, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, dance teacher, dancing, mentor, storytelling, female boss, romance ...
Time: 80s, 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: london, england
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Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Spain, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A heart-warming tale about friendship, honour & courage, which sees a young boy become a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight.
Style: humorous, uplifting, semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, follow your dream, friendship, obsessive quest, save the day, knight, courage, escapades, danger, army, bravery, betrayal ...
Place: england
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 6.3
 1K
The Big Fix (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Moses Wine, Richard Dreyfuss, at home one night watching a football game that he bet on is contacted by an old flame back from his radical days in collage Lila, Susan Anspach. Lila wants Moses to work for a candidate for governor of California, ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, clever, realistic, serious
Plot: private detective, investigation, politics, murder, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, state affairs, friendship, missing person, divorced man, private investigator ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles
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 4.2
 3K
Open Graves (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: One day, Jason finds an unusual board game called Mamba. When his surfer friends start to play, the games unleashes its deadly curse, killing the losers in a gruesome fashion. Supposedly it will grant the winner a wish. As his companions die off, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: american horror, survival, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, contests and competitions, danger, buddies, burned alive, witch, dice, game of death, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
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