20 Games Than NEED To Be Made Into Movies!

by butterflywars | created - 04 Mar 2012 | updated - 04 Mar 2012 | Public

Most of the games I've listed also include the sequels/prequels but a few don't. What's your opinion?

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1. BioShock (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Horror, Mystery

9.2
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In 1960, a lone survivor of a plane crash named Jack discovers an abandoned underwater utopia, only to find out that the mystery behind its creation is much more sinister than he first believed.

Director: Ken Levine | Stars: John Ahlin, Greg Baldwin, Jane Beller, Susanne Blakeslee

Votes: 13,309

Bioshock 2 NOT included

2. Fallout 3 (2008 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

9.2
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Centuries following nuclear war, a teen leaves the safety of an underground vault in order to find their father, who left in hopes of creating a water purifier.

Director: Todd Howard | Stars: Liam Neeson, Malcolm McDowell, Ron Perlman, Odette Annable

Votes: 14,629

3. Dead Space (2008 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Horror

8.9
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Engineer Isaac Clarke and his crew get stranded on a large, abandoned mining ship. There, Clarke needs to repair the giant ship while battling nasty aliens and solving the mystery of what happened to the ship.

Stars: Tonantzin Carmelo, J.G. Hertzler, Iyari Limon, Peter Mensah

Votes: 6,680

Dead Space 2 included.

4. Halo (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.9
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Super-soldier John-117, Master Chief of the United Nations Space Command, must battle a genocidal alien race known as the Covenant following his violent crash-landing on Halo, an ancient and mysterious ring-world.

Director: Joseph Staten | Stars: Jen Taylor, Pete Stacker, Tim Dadabo, Steve Downes

Votes: 8,203

Any Halo with Master Chief as the protagonist.

5. God of War (2005 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

9.2
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After 10 years of endless nightmares and servitude to the gods of Olympus, Kratos is assigned with a final task, to kill the Ares, the God Of War.

Directors: David Jaffe, Greg Tiernan | Stars: Linda Hunt, Terrence 'T.C.' Carson, Carole Ruggier, Steve Blum

Votes: 6,846

2 would be good, the third would be epic on the big screen.

6. Fallout: New Vegas (2010 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.8
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After surviving two bullets to the head, Courier Six traverses the post-apocalyptic Mojave desert in search of the men who wronged him, while making an impact on thousands in the process.

Director: Josh Sawyer | Stars: Matthew Perry, Wayne Newton, Kris Kristofferson, Ron Perlman

Votes: 7,971

7. Condemned: Criminal Origins (2005 Video Game)

M | Action, Crime, Horror

8.3
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FBI Agent Ethan Thomas is framed for the murder of a detective and officer. In order to uncover who murdered the two officers with his gun, he has to do whatever it takes and fight his way through violent, psychotic individuals.

Director: Nathan Hendrickson | Stars: John Armstrong, Greg Grunberg, Kimberli Colbourne, Peter Jacobs

Votes: 958

Condemned 2 included.

8. Half-Life 2 (2004 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

9.5
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Dr. Freeman is taken out of stasis by his "employer" to help rid the planet of invading aliens forces known as the Combine that entered through the portals he helped create.

Director: David Speyrer | Stars: Robert Guillaume, Robert Culp, Louis Gossett Jr., Michelle Forbes

Votes: 12,094

Just give a back-story on what happened in Half-Life at the start of the movie.

9. Assassin's Creed (2007 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, History

8.2
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A man enters a machine called the Animus that lets him relive the memories of his ancestor, a 12th century assassin named Altair.

Director: Patrice Désilets | Stars: Kristen Bell, Philip Shahbaz, Nolan North, Phil Proctor

Votes: 13,827

Everyone needs to experience the lives of Altiar and Ezio on the big screen.

10. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998 Video Game)

E | Action, Adventure, Drama

9.7
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A young Hylian boy discovers that his destiny is to free the Seven Sages and save the land of Hyrule from the treacherous sorcerer Ganondorf.

Directors: Eiji Aonuma, Yoshiaki Koizumi, Shigeru Miyamoto, Yoichi Yamada, Tôru Ôsawa | Stars: Nobuyuki Hiyama, Fujiko Takimoto, Jun Mizusawa, Takashi Nagasako

Votes: 6,215

The only Zelda story I truly liked.

11. Prototype (2009 Video Game)

M | Action, Horror, Mystery

7.6
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You are Alex Mercer, a shapeshifter with amazing powers of combat, destruction, and deception. Stalk the streets of New York City, searching for the life you lead before. Take the form of anyone in your path out to capture or kill you.

Directors: Keith Arem, Ali Donovan | Stars: Barry Pepper, Lake Bell, Jeffrey Pierce, Phil LaMarr

Votes: 2,137

Here's to hoping Prototype 2 will be just as good as this one.

12. Gears of War (2006 Video Game)

M | Action, Sci-Fi

8.7
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Mankind's epic struggle for survival against a dominating Locust Horde, a nightmarish race of creatures that surface from the planet's vortex.

Stars: John DiMaggio, Carlos Ferro, Lester Speight, Fred Tatasciore

Votes: 6,988

Gears of War II and III to complete the trilogy.

13. Metal Gear Solid (1998 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Drama

9.7
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A crack government anti-terrorist squad takes over an obscure Alaskan nuclear disposal facility. Solid Snake is up for the task to infiltrate the facility, rescue the two hostages and thwart the terrorists' plans.

Director: Hideo Kojima | Stars: David Hayter, Patric Zimmerman, Peter Lurie, Akio Ôtsuka

Votes: 8,621

All of them.

14. Shadow of the Colossus (2005 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

9.5
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A young man brings his deceased love to a forbidden land inhabited by colossal beings said to house the power to revive the dead.

Director: Fumito Ueda | Stars: Kenji Nojima, Kazuhiro Nakata, Kyôko Hikami, Naoki Bando

Votes: 2,450

15. Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (2007 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

8.8
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Treasure hunter Nathan Drake, embarks in the adventure of his life searching for the legendary treasure, El Dorado while fighting a group of mercenaries.

Director: Amy Hennig | Stars: Nolan North, Emily Rose, Richard McGonagle, Simon Templeman

Votes: 11,092

The Uncharted series as a whole.

16. Alan Wake (2010 Video Game)

Action, Drama, Horror

8.7
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While on vacation in the small town of Bright Falls, a struggling writer must investigate the mysterious disappearance of his wife while events from his latest manuscript, which he can't remember writing, begin to come true.

Director: Petri Järvilehto | Stars: Matthew Porretta, Lloyd Floyd, Geoffrey Cantor, James McCaffrey

Votes: 3,796

Repetitive game but would make for a great movie.

17. Kingdom Hearts (2002 Video Game)

E | Action, Adventure, Comedy

9.4
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When a boy named Sora loses his home, he understands he has to visit many worlds to restore peace to the universe.

Director: Tetsuya Nomura | Stars: Miyu Irino, Mamoru Miyano, Risa Uchida, Kôichi Yamadera

Votes: 5,455

I'm on the fence about #2.

18. Silent Hill 2 (2001 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Drama, Horror

9.4
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After receiving a letter from his late wife, from Silent Hill, James Sunderland makes his way to the town in an attempt to find her.

Directors: Takayuki Kobayashi, Masashi Tsuboyama | Stars: Guy Cihi, Monica Horgan, Donna Burke, David Schaufele

Votes: 4,536

19. Max Payne (2001 Video Game)

M | Action, Crime, Drama

9.3
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A troubled NYPD cop is framed for murder and finds himself being hunted by the police, the mob, and a ruthless corporation.

Stars: James McCaffrey, Haviland Morris, Chris Phillips, Jane Gennaro

Votes: 11,197

Not that bullcrap movie with Mark Whalberg.

20. Heavy Rain (2010 Video Game)

M | Adventure, Crime, Drama

9.1
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As a child goes missing, his father tirelessly works to rescue him, while a journalist, an FBI agent, and a private detective try to identify his kidnapper known only as the "Origami Killer".

Director: David Cage | Stars: Pascal Langdale, Jacqui Ainsley, Judi Beecher, Sam Douglas

Votes: 7,952