Video arcade movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant video arcade movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, cult film, stylized and exciting films and TV shows about / with video arcade, violence, brutality, fight, beating, death, blood, friendship, chase and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as video arcade: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990), Wasabi (2001), Jumanji: The Next Level (2019), The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018), Kin (2018), Hot Summer Nights (2017), Jumanji (2017), City Hunter (1993), It (2017), The Silencer (1992).

List of video arcade movies

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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 6.7
 37K
Wasabi (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hubert is a French policeman with very sharp methods. After being forced to take 2 months off by his boss, who doesn't share his view on working methods, he goes back to Japan, where he used to work 19 years ago, to settle the probate of his ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: inheritance, investigation, police detective, culture clash, father daughter relationship, disorder, family relations, fish out of water, parents and children, crimes, violence, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, paris france, kyoto japan ...
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Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Spencer returns to the world of Jumanji, prompting his friends, his grandfather and his grandfather’s friend to enter a different and more dangerous version to save him.
Style: funny, breathtaking, captivating, surprise ending, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: jungle, adventure, adventurer, magic, friendship, violence, surrealism, virtuality, quest, strongman, fight, map ...
Time: year 2019, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
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The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada, USA, Hungary
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Audrey and Morgan are best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy.
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, captivating, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female friendship, spy, cia agent, save the day, female villain, ruse, explosion, chase, conspiracy, female protagonist, falling in love, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, prague, los angeles, austria, berlin germany ...
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 5.8
 14K
Kin (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy finds a powerful otherworldly weapon, which he uses to save his older adoptive brother from a crew of thugs. Before long, the two of them are also pursued by federal agents and mysterious mercenaries aiming to reclaim their asset.
Style: suspense, social, brutal, ambiguous ending, serious ...
Plot: abusive parent, adopted son, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, murder, released from prison, teenage boy, gun shooting, gunshot, police arrest, burglary, strip club ...
Time: 2010s
Place: nevada, detroit, iowa, nebraska, las vegas
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Hot Summer Nights (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A teen winds up in over his head while dealing drugs with a rebellious partner and chasing the young man's enigmatic sister during the summer of 1991 that he spends in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
Style: captivating, exciting, light, humorous
Plot: summer, teenage protagonist, drug dealer, money, friendship, drug dealing, coming of age, party, kiss, gangster, gangsters, marijuana ...
Time: year 1991, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: massachusetts
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 6.9
 312K
Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany
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: exciting, biting, cliffhanger, colourful, breathtaking ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventurer, jungle, team, teenage boy, mission, game, video game, high school, teenage girl, explorer, zoologist, student ...
Time: year 1996, 1990s, 2010s, year 2016, 90s
Place: new hampshire
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 6.5
 10K
City Hunter (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.
Style: humorous, offbeat, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hostage, hijacking, ship, heroes, womanizer, one man army, private detective, cruise, parody, terrorist, hostages ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, hong kong
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 7.3
 448K
It (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, rough, bleak ...
Plot: clown, missing person, killer clown, fear, monster, asthma, supernatural power, death of brother, inhaler, good versus evil, abandoned house, small town ...
Time: 80s, year 1989, year 1988, quarry
Place: maine
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 4.0
 331
The Silencer (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lynette Walden and Chris Mulkey star in this action-packed ride through the sexy and dangerous world of flesh for sale and murder for hire.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stalking, prostitute, strong sexual content, bar, murder, hitman, confined, chases and races, dishonesty, criminal heroes, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Maximum Overdrive (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a comet passes close to the earth, machines all over the world come alive and go on homicidal rampages. A group of people at a desolate truck stop are held hostage by a gang of homicidal 18-wheelers. The frightened people set out to defeat the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, survival, objects come to life, hostage, siege, supernatural, danger, hostages, heroic mission, crimes, race against time, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina, usa
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 4.4
 2K
Joysticks (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A successful businessman attempts to shut down a video arcade he believes is harmful to the mental health of children.
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: punk, prank, high school, teenager, nerd, arcade, nightlife, teenage love, sexual relations, loss of virginity, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?
Style: stylized, bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, good versus evil, gang, secret identity, batman, mutant, heroic mission, crimes, mortal combat, middle aged, comeback ...
Time: future, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa
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 7.2
 32K
The Stand (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 361 min.
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Story: The human race is wiped out by a government invented super flu. The remaining survivors take sides in the forces of good and evil. A mysterious old woman who is a servant of God and a powerful and deadly man who might be the devil himself. A gas ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, plague, pandemic, good versus evil, deadly virus, catastrophe, supernatural, race against time, psychic, danger, survival, survivor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, las vegas, tennessee, connecticut, virginia ...
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Southland Tales (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, allegory, surreal, enigmatic ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, future dystopia, end of the world, prophecy, split personality, smuggling, conspiracy, dishonesty, life is a bitch, alternate reality, terrorist ...
Time: future, year 2008, year 2005, near future, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, middle east, afghanistan, southern california ...
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Rebels of the Neon God (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Defying his parents, disaffected youth Hsiao Kang drops out of the local cram school to head for the bright lights of downtown Taipei. He falls in with Ah Tze, a young hoodlum, and their relationship is a confused mixture of hero-worship and rivalry ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric
Plot: family relations, innocence lost, urban, school, teenage life, city life, vengeance, athlete and trainer, resentment, estrangement, crime, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: taipei, taiwan
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Forgive and Forget (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A jealousy erupts between two long-time friends as one is about to move in with his girlfriend. Now the friend must confront his long-hidden homosexuality. UK.
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, coming out, lifestyle, unfulfilled love, looking for love, couples, buddies, best friends, tv show, secret, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, london, brighton
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Speedway Junky (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A naive drifter runs away from his army father in hopes of making it on the car racing circuit. In Las Vegas, he meets a young scam artist, who develops a crush on him. He is then introduced to a whole gang led by a young hustler. The racer-to-be ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, slang, feel good ...
Plot: friendship, scam, teenage life, crimes, self discovery, high school life, gang, social misfits, best friends, love and romance, cons and scams, male prostitute ...
Time: 90s
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
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Tattoo, a Love Story (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Teacher Sara has always played by the rules and has never thought of herself as one who's attracted to the "bad boy" type. That all changes when tattoo artist Virgil takes part in a classroom show-and-tell session and Sara reluctantly ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, love affair, unlikely couple, opposites attract, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, looking for love, couple relations, school teacher, tattoo artist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, idaho
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 5.5
 130K
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: video game, adventure, save the world, danger, heroes, geek, alien attack, family, imaginary, nerd, escapades, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1982, 2010s ...
Place: usa, new york, taj mahal, india, london ...
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 6.7
 7K
Somersault (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, teenage life, love and romance, friendship, romance, fall in love, teenager, couple relations, mother daughter relationship, gas station, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, new south wales, california
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 3K
Shopping (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A dark, hip, urban story of a barren and anonymous city where the underclass' sport of choice is ram-raiding. An exciting game in which stolen cars are driven through shop windows to aid large-scale looting before the police arrive. For Tommy, ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rivalry, criminal, nihilism, violence, gang, vandalism, crime, crimes, teenage life, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, heist ...
Time: future, 1990s, 90s
Place: england, europe, london, new jersey
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Beijing Bicycle (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Taiwan, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A seventeen-year-old country boy working in Beijing as a courier has his bicycle stolen, and finds it with a schoolboy his age.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, compassionate, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: delivery, bicycle, gang, teenage life, fish out of water, life is a bitch, society, buddies, youth, disorder, down on your luck, heist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: beijing china, china, asia, tokyo, new jersey
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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small town band makes it big, but loses track of their roots, as they get caught up into the big-time machinations of the music biz. Now, they must thwart a plot to destroy their home town. Built around the music of the beatles, this musical uses ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: rescue, small town, bus, billboard, record producer, the beatles, robot, theft, convertible, cons and scams, small town life, music band ...
Time: 1940s, 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 70s ...
Place: los angeles
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scott Pilgrim is a 23 year old Canadian slacker and wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona V. Flowers, and must defeat her seven "evil exes" to be able to date her.
Style: stylized, surreal, comic, exciting, colourful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: twentysomething life, stylized violence, musician, slacker, martial arts, music band, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, romance, dreams, magic realism, rock, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal, montreal quebec
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 31K
Rumble Fish (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, coming of age, juvenile delinquency, family relations, street gang, siblings relations, going straight, crimes, mysterious character, hopes, human nature, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, oklahoma, california
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 80K
RoboCop 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After a successful deployment of the Robocop Law Enforcement unit, OCP sees its goal of urban pacification come closer and closer, but as this develops, a new narcotic known as "Nuke" invades the streets led by God-delirious leader Cane. ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, cynical, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, cyberpunk, robot, law enforcement, killer robot, police, police officer, crimes, rebellion, escapades, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, 21st century, 1990s, 90s, near future ...
Place: detroit, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 171K
Rocky III (1982)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Now the world champion, Rocky Balboa is living in luxury and only fighting opponents who pose no threat to him in the ring, until Clubber Lang challenges him to a bout. After taking a pounding from Lang, the humbled champ turns to former bitter ...
Style: feel good, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: boxing, comeback, underdog, death, rivalry, heroes, fame, boxer, coach, training, sport, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, los angeles, california, pennsylvania ...
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 7.0
 16K
River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, gloomy, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: murder, friends, high school, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief), juvenile delinquency, family relations, strangulation, police, woman strangled to death, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: oregon, usa, california, portland oregon
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 76K
Bloodsport (1988)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Frank Dux has entered the "kumite", an illegal underground martial-arts competition where serious injury and even death are not unknown. Chong Li, a particularly ruthless and vicious fighter is the favorite, but then again Dux has not ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, rivalry, master warrior, underdog, heroes, sport, revenge, opponent, contests and competitions, escapades, ambition ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
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