Card game movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant card game movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, humorous and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with card game, friendship, mentor, gambling, heroes, dialogue, runaway, death, catastrophe and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as card game: 21 (2008), Deal (2008), The Driver (1978), Molly's Game (2017), Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V (2014), Chihayafuru (2011), Mississippi Grind (2015), The Good Thief (2002), Joker Game (2012), Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004).

List of card game movies

21 (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ben Campbell is a young, highly intelligent, student at M.I.T. in Boston who strives to succeed. Wanting a scholarship to transfer to Harvard School of Medicine with the desire to become a doctor, Ben learns that he cannot afford the $300,000 for ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gambling, casino, prodigy, cheating, talented, professor, manipulations, friendship, card game, mathematics, student, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, boston, massachusetts, harvard university
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Deal (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As an ex-gambler teaches a hot-shot college kid some things about playing cards, he finds himself pulled into the world series of poker, where his protégé is his toughest competition.
Style: realistic, tense, humorous, psychological, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: poker, gambling, mentor, human spirit, contests and competitions, competition, friendship, downfall, follow your dream, underdog, lifestyle, illegal prostitution ...
Time: contemporary
Place: las vegas, texas, usa
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The Driver (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, car chase, heist, anti heroes, one last job, police detective, on the run, getaway driver, witness, gambling, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Molly's Game (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.
Style: non-linear, surprise ending
Plot: female protagonist, poker, court, poker game, gambling, father daughter relationship, trial, lawyer, card playing, fbi, club, arrest ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, Canada
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V is the fourth main spin-off of the Yu-Gi-Oh! series. Yuya Sakaki is a student who is learning to become an entertainment duelist at the You Show Duel School. He gains access to a new power during an exhibition match against the ...
Plot: duel, friendship, friend, 2d animation, teenage girl, violence, anthropomorphism, card game, creature, game, cartoon violence, monster ...
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Chihayafuru (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 6th-year grade-schooler Ayase Chihaya's dream is for her sister to be Japan's top model. However, transfer student Wataya Arata admonishes her that a dream must be about one's own self. Thus, she takes up karuta, a Japanese card game, ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, serious, captivating, josei
Plot: unrequited love, competition, old friends, romance, tournament, team, school, tradition, training, friendship, card game, best friends in love ...
Place: japan
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Mississippi Grind (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Gerry is a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begin to change when he meets Curtis, a younger, highly charismatic poker player. The two strike up an immediate friendship and Gerry quickly persuades his new friend to accompany him ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, buddy movie, depressing ...
Plot: gambling, friendship, poker, casino, debt, down on your luck, partners, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, gambler, money problems, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 70s
Place: mississippi, usa, new orleans, memphis, st. louis missouri ...
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The Good Thief (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Ireland, Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler plans the heist of his life - a priceless collection of art from the world-class Casino Riviera in Monte Carlo.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, heist, drug abuse, betrayal, one last job, criminal, forgery, painting, perfect crime, buddies, law enforcement, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: french riviera, monte carlo, france, europe, italy ...
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Joker Game (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: All seniors at a high school stay together at a camp, including student Chinatsu. On their first day, the home room teacher announces that all the students must play the card game "Old Maid". In order to reverse the declining academic ...
Plot: card game, school, teenager, school uniform, mini skirt, golf, girl wearing a miniskirt, japanese schoolgirl, short skirt, eye candy
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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the conclusion of the Battle City Tournament, deep below the sands of Egypt, an ancient evil has awakened. Anubis, who was defeated centuries ago by Yugi’s mysterious alter ego – the ancient Pharaoh – has returned for revenge. Wielding ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, battles, friendship, save the world, monster, imaginary, fight, adventure, teenage life, heroic mission, young heroes, secret identity ...
Time: future
Place: egypt, japan, asia, middle east, africa ...
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The Music of Chance (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two men face the consequences of gambling after playing with men beyond their league.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric
Plot: gambling, card game, gambler, millionaire, drifter, graphic violence, profanity, countryside, human nature, down on your luck, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Appetite (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The guests of the Station Hotel have assembled to play a game of cards. The loser will sleep in room 207, a room rumored to be haunted. It hasn't been slept in for 20 years. As their lives tangle in a paranoid deadlock, the only escape becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, offbeat, gloomy ...
Plot: hotel, murder, card game, birthday party, twins, life is a bitch, ghost, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters is a television anime series produced by Nihon Ad Systems and Studio Gallop, based on chapters 60-343 of the Yu-Gi-Oh! manga written by Kazuki Takahashi. It is the second anime adaptation of the manga following the anime ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, light
Audience: kids
Plot: villain, child, transformation, battles, surrealism, card game, imaginary kingdom, friendship, monster, escapades, heroes, playing card ...
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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Yugi and Kaiba have a special duel that transcends dimensions.
Style: stylized, captivating, light
Audience: kids
Plot: monster, battles, cards, game, friendship, duel, card game, heroes, surrealism, escapades, transformation, imaginary kingdom ...
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Beyond the Edge (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Contemporary Moscow. A talented gambler gathers a team of people with supernatural powers to win big at a casino. But they find a much stronger mystical rival.
Style: captivating, tense, semi serious, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural ability, magic, swindle, group of strangers, caper, mind control, cons and scams, partners, casino, heist, magician, perfect crime ...
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Animal World (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Drifting aimlessly through life, Kaisi (Li Yi Feng) has racked up debts of several million having borrowed money from his friends. Lured with the promise of writing it all off, Kaisi leaves his ailing mother and childhood sweetheart Qing (Zhou ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, disturbing, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: sick mother, redemption, superhero, betrayal, deception, mathematics, girlfriend, video game, stabbing, monster, daydreamer, slacker ...
Time: contemporary
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Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
Style: mind bending, psychological, surreal, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: chateau, hotel, mystery, obsession, amnesia, romance, haunted by the past, new wave, destiny, love affair, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
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Summer Wars (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kenji is your typical teenage misfit. He’s good at math, bad with girls, and spends most of his time out hanging out in the all-powerful online community known as OZ. His second life is the only life he has – until the girl of his dreams, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virtual reality, technology gone awry, artificial intelligence, chaos, code breaking, hacker, save the world, family relations, code, satellite, computer, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, california
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Dr. No (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the film that launched the James Bond saga, Agent 007 battles mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space program. As the countdown to disaster begins, Bond must go to Jamaica, where he encounters beautiful Honey ...
Style: exciting, sexy, clever, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, assassination, world domination, megalomaniac, secretary, gadget, sniper, cia, terrorism, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, future
Place: jamaica, west indies, caribbean, england, bahamas ...
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God of Gamblers (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Chow Yun-Fat plays Ko Chun, an extremely talented and well known gambler. On the eve of a big confrontation with a famous Singaporean gambler, Ko walks into a trap set by Knife, an avid but a so-so gambler (Andy Lau), meant for an Indian servant. ...
Style: realistic, exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, martial arts, memory loss, crime, crimes, cards, comeback, betrayal, head injury, poker, bodyguard, gambler ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, san francisco
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The Isle (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mute Hee-Jin is working as a clerk in a fishing resort in the Korean wilderness; selling baits, food and occasionally her body to the fishing tourists. One day she falls in love to Hyun-Shik, who is on the run for the police and rescues him with a ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, brutal, erotic, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexualized violence, prostitute, island, lifestyle, violence, suicide attempt, insanity, murder, fishing, mute, sex, s&m ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: south korea
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Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rootless Hungarian émigré Willie, his pal Eddie, and visiting sixteen-year-old cousin Eva always manage to make the least of any situation, whether aimlessly traversing the drab interiors and environs of New York City, Cleveland, or an anonymous ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: immigrants, culture clash, fish out of water, gambling, on the road, partners, friendship, disorder, drifter, bohemian life, self discovery, jazz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: florida, new york, ohio, usa, hungary ...
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Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Angela Baker, a psychotic transsexual, escapes from a mental hospital and surfaces at a summer camp as a counselor who lectures her teenage charges on proper moral behavior. Those teens who break her strict rules -- from the camp chatterbox or a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, camp, psychopath, murder, serial killer, rivalry, crimes, gory, youth, danger, who done it ...
Time: 80s
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A Sky Full of Stars for a Roof (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The bandit Pratt, looking for Tim, who is responsible for the death of his two sons, attacks a caravan killing all the passengers. Harry, the vagabond, after having robbed the dead, casually meets Tim and they become friends. Running away together ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: old west, orchestral, partners, deadly, cons and scams, vengeance, psychopath, chases and races, chase, unlikely partners, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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Musketeers Forever (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Group of ex-secret agents open a jazz club in Las Vegas. One of them falls in love with an Indian, and finds out that the local Indian Reserve is threatened by the greed of a powerful gangster. So, like three modern musketeers, they start to act...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, nightclub, bar fight, profanity, strong violent content, sexual content, tough heroes, friends, good versus evil, master warrior, partners, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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The Finest Hours (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: survival, natural disaster, storm at sea, adventure, ocean, forces of nature, courage, coast guard, rescue mission, daring rescue, danger, sinking ship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1951
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts, england
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Victor Frankenstein (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eccentric scientist Victor Von Frankenstein creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, touching, psychotronic ...
Plot: mad scientist, gothic horror, experiment gone awry, frankenstein, monster, friendship, steampunk, experiment, escapades, laboratory, redemption, hunchback ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: usa, london, scotland, england, scotland yard ...
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Gangster Squad (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mob boss, gangsters, organized crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, corruption, police detective, mafia, police brutality, fighting crime, partners against crime, partners ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 50s, year 1949 ...
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, heroes, genetically altered, rage, experiment, scientist, army, good versus evil, vengeance ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, ohio, las vegas, new orleans ...
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Redacted (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Redacted is a film written and directed by Brian De Palma that is a fictional drama loosely based on the Mahmudiyah killings in Iraq.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: iraq war, soldier, murder, military life, journalist, war, military, media, danger, journalism, politics, society ...
Time: contemporary, year 2006
Place: iraq, middle east
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