Based on video game movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant based on video game movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, stylized and cult film films and TV shows about / with video game, danger, rivalry, superhero, fight scenes, adaptation, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor and computer game plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as based on video game: Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012), Sonic the Hedgehog (2020), Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Silent Hill (2006), Warcraft (2016), Danganronpa: The Animation (2013), Mortal Kombat (1995), Doom (2005), Assassin's Creed (2016).

List of based on video game movies

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, 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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: invasion, space and aliens, heroes, evil alien, cadet, battles, soldier, escapades, alien invasion, basic training, behind enemy lines, power relations ...
Time: future
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Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sonic and the gang must team up to fight Dr. Eggman.
Style: comic, exciting, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: friendship, hedgehog, on the run, chase, super speed, friend, superhero, one man army, road trip, mad scientist, monster, military ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s, 2010s
Place: san francisco, usa, paris france, california, egypt ...
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Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France, Canada, South Africa, Australia, UK, Japan, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: post apocalypse, end of the world, survival horror, chaos, post apocalyptic, female fighter, zombie apocalypse, strong female lead, distopia, zombie, bio weapon, female warrior ...
Time: future
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A zombie attack brings chaos to Harvardville Airport. Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield , who fought the sinister Umbrella Corporation during the Raccoon City tragedy 7 years ago, are back. In high-octane Resident Evil style, they're ready to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scary, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, monster, experiment gone awry, danger, apocalypse, supernatural, survival, chaos and mayhem, genetically altered, heroes, infection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, archaeologist, treasure, artifact, female protagonist, fantasy world, tomb, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: venice, cambodia, iceland, siberia, egypt
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 6.5
 220K
Silent Hill (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, dark, surreal, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, survival, monster, insanity, ghost town, evil, suffering, mysterious place, torture, good versus evil, parallel world, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, west virginia
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 6.8
 252K
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, psychotronic, captivating, scenic ...
Plot: sorcerer, fantasy world, magic, wizards, giant creature, kingdom, warrior, good versus evil, creature, adventure, monster, invasion ...
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Danganronpa: The Animation (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Being just a normal student without a special talent, Makoto Naegi wins a lottery to attend the prestigious Hope's Peak Academy where only the top prodigies attend. However, instead of this being the beginning of a wonderful high school life, ...
Style: tense, semi serious, exciting, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, rivalry, life turned upside down, uncover truth, high school, confined, who done it, intrigue, mysterious character, captivity, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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 5.8
 114K
Mortal Kombat (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: For nine generations an evil sorcerer has been victorious in hand-to-hand battle against his mortal enemies. If he wins a tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, desolation and evil will reign over the multiverse forever. To save Earth, three warriors must ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, warrior, good versus evil, adventure, tournament, heroic mission, save the world, sorcerer, monster, island, mortal combat, world domination ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: hong kong, los angeles, china
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 5.2
 110K
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, futuristic, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, deadly creature, danger, mars, good versus evil, quarantine, gory, teleportation, future dystopia, marines, future war, alien ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s, 2040s
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Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta, Spain, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassin, secret society, parkour, adventure, time travel, brotherhood, assassination, sent to the past, secret identity, imaginary, chase, memory ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century, year 1986, 2010s, 80s ...
Place: spain, london, texas, madrid
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House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rave, zombie, island, survival, danger, deadly, chaos, gory, teenage life, brutality, mad scientist, party ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
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 3.1
 14K
Far Cry (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jack Carver, a former member of the Special Forces takes the journalist Valerie Cardinal to an Island to visit her uncle Max who is working in a Military complex on the Island. As they arrive Valerie gets captured by the minions of Doctor Krüger. ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, heroes, chase, escapades, danger, journalism, island, mad scientist, chases and races, investigation, soldier, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
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 6.3
 164K
Hitman (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The best-selling videogame, Hitman, roars to life with both barrels blazing in this hardcore action-thriller starring Timothy Olyphant. A genetically engineered assassin with deadly aim, known only as "Agent 47" eliminates strategic ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hitman, one man army, killer, sniper, danger, cia, assassination, fight scenes, fist fighting, interpol, secret identity, fistfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, europe, ussr, soviet union, istanbul turkey ...
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Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time – gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, betrayal, rivalry, heroes, time travel, escapades, fall in love, princess, danger, imaginary, king, prince ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, asia, egypt, middle east
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Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada, India, USA, Japan, Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a teenager, Chun-Li witnesses the kidnapping of her father by wealthy crime lord M. Bison. When she grows up, she goes into a quest for vengeance and becomes the famous crime-fighter of the Street Fighter universe.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, road movie, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, good versus evil, revenge, master warrior, street fighter, battles, heroic mission, adventure, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: asia, thailand, san francisco, bangkok thailand, hong kong
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 166K
Need for Speed (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film revolves around a local street-racer who partners with a rich and arrogant business associate, only to find himself framed by his colleague and sent to prison. After he gets out, he joins a New York-to-Los Angeles race to get revenge. But ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: street racing, car race, car chase, car, betrayal, chases and races, frame up, rivalry, race against time, ex convict, justice, road trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona, san francisco, new york, detroit ...
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Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Heather Mason and her father have been on the run, always one step ahead of dangerous forces that she doesn't fully understand, Now on the eve of her 18th birthday, plagued by horrific nightmares and the disappearance of her father, Heather ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, macabre, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious place, ghost town, supernatural, shopping mall, survival, occult ritual, female protagonist, deadly, good versus evil, danger, chases and races, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portland oregon, west virginia
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Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of heroic warriors has only six days to save the planet in "Mortal Kombat Annihilation." To succeed they must survive the most spectacular series of challenges any human, or god, has ever encountered as they battle an evil warlord ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, ninja, save the world, fight, fistfight, hand to hand combat, heroes, transformation, battles, alternate dimension, mortal combat ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Sonic the Hedgehog: The Movie (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sonic's arch nemesis Dr. Robotnik has been banished from the Land of Darkness by an evil Metal Robotnik. The devious doctor tells Sonic that the Robot Generator has been sabotaged and will blow Planet Freedom to kingdom come. But it's not ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, cult film
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: race against time, anthropomorphism, space and aliens, evil alien, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, escapades, imaginary kingdom ...
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Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Kung Lao has triumphed in the Mortal Kombat tournament, defeating Shang Tsung and saving Earth Realm. Now, he must train a new generation of warriors for the next tournament. Meanwhile, an exiled Shang Tsung attempts to thwart Lao's efforts ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, imaginary, contests and competitions, save the world, danger, master warrior, magic, mortal combat, good versus evil, vengeance, master villain ...
Time: 19th century
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Street Fighter Alpha (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Increasingly disturbed by the dark energies building within him, Ryu is confronted by Shun, a boy claiming to be the brother he never knew. But before Ryu can consider whether Shun's timely appearance might be more than coincidental, Shun is ...
Style: serious, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, heroes, street fighter, good versus evil, danger, adventure, master warrior, chases and races, tragic hero, superhero, escapades, secret identity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion's Revenge (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After the vicious slaughter of his family by stone-cold mercenary Sub-Zero, Hanzo Hasashi is exiled to the torturous Netherrealm. There, in exchange for his servitude to the sinister Quan Chi, he’s given a chance to avenge his family – and is ...
Style: brutal, exciting, intense, bloody, adult animation
Plot: martial arts tournament, fight to the death, ninja, master warrior, revenge, sorcerer, martial arts, fight, villain, blood, rivalry, fistfight ...
Place: china
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Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, 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, assassination, secret identity, video game, injustice, adventure, danger, undercover, deadly, family secrets, family secret, conspiracy ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance
Place: italy, venice, rome italy, florence italy, florence
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Ratchet & Clank (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ratchet and Clank tells the story of two unlikely heroes as they struggle to stop a vile alien named Chairman Drek from destroying every planet in the Solana Galaxy. When the two stumble upon a dangerous weapon capable of destroying entire planets, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, exciting, 3d animation ...
Audience: boys' night, pre-teens, kids
Plot: save the world, evil alien, robot, spacecraft, adventure, good versus evil, superhero, escapades, self discovery, friendship, heroic mission, save the planet ...
Time: future
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 4.0
 69K
Street Fighter (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, mixed martial arts, adventure, battles, hostages, danger, master warrior, dictator, heroic mission, rescue mission, battle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: asia
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 4.8
 27K
Tekken (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the year of 2039, after World Wars destroy much of the civilization as we know it, territories are no longer run by governments, but by corporations; the mightiest of which is the Mishima Zaibatsu. In order to placate the seething masses of this ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, martial arts tournament, ninja, heroes, distopia, vengeance, mortal combat, master warrior, danger, future dystopia, ambition, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 3.8
 12K
Double Dragon (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set 15 years in the future in post-earthquake California, where San Diego and Los Angeles are merged into one city, two teenage brothers have half of a powerful ancient Chinese talisman. An evil gang leader named Bo Abobo has the other half, and ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, gang, heroes, adventure, danger, good versus evil, superhuman powers, chase, secret identity, race against time, leadership ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century, year 2007, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, china, egypt
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 124K
Max Payne (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Coming together to solve a series of murders in New York City are a DEA agent whose family was slain as part of a conspiracy and an assassin out to avenge her sister's death. The duo will be hunted by the police, the mob, and a ruthless ...
Style: stylized, bleak, exciting, suspenseful, noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark hero, crimes, tough heroes, life is a bitch, tough law enforcer, violence spree, righting the wronged, murder, assassin, mexican standoff, police, anger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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Super Mario Bros. (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mario and Luigi, plumbers from Brooklyn, find themselves in an alternate universe where evolved dinosaurs live in hi-tech squalor. They're the only hope to save our universe from invasion by the dino dictator, Koopa.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, save the world, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, family, heroes, escapades, parallel world, transformation, monster, dinosaur ...
Time: 90s, future, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
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