Video Games Adaptations (Live-Action)by deano11 | created - 25 Aug 2011 | updated - 4 months ago | Public
These feature films, short films, TV movies and TV series are adapted on the video games in live-action only.
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1. Cyber Ninja (1988)
Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
A man's body and soul are stolen and used as part of a demon castle. What's left becomes Cyber Ninja. He teams up with the chi students whose cyber-earmuffs show matching red symbols. They ... See full summary »
3. Super Mario Bros. (1993)
PG | 104 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Two Brooklyn plumbers, Mario and Luigi, must travel to another dimension to rescue a princess from the evil dictator King Koopa and stop him from taking over the world.
Votes: 41,193 | Gross: $20.92M
4. Chao ji xue xiao ba wang (1993)
Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Ryu, Dhalsim and Vega are sent out to stop M. Bison. They befriend a teenage school student and seek out Bison. Bison sends out his own soliders, Ken and Sagat.
5. Double Dragon (1994)
PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Two brothers have half of a powerful ancient Chinese talisman. An evil gang leader has the other half, and determines to get the brothers' half and have a complete medallion so he can gain absolute power.
Votes: 9,324 | Gross: $2.34M
6. Street Fighter (1994)
PG-13 | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.
Votes: 56,767 | Gross: $33.42M
7. Mortal Kombat (1995)
PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world.
Votes: 88,089 | Gross: $70.45M
9. Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
PG-13 | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A group of martial arts warriors have only six days to save the Earth from an extra-dimensional invasion.
Votes: 39,418 | Gross: $35.93M
10. Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998–1999)
40 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
In this prequel to the movies, 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 ... See full summary »
11. Wing Commander (1999)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Blair, a fighter pilot, joins an interstellar war to fight the evil Kilrathi who are trying to destroy the universe.
Votes: 15,228 | Gross: $11.58M
12. The Avenging Fist (2001)
92 min | Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
A futuristic research compound develops a new police tool called the Power Glove. Supposedly, it gives the wearer incredible powers by letting him tap into the 'unused 80%' of his mental ... See full summary »
13. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Video game adventurer Lara Croft comes to life in a movie where she races against time and villains to recover powerful ancient artifacts.
Votes: 170,435 | Gross: $131.14M
14. Resident Evil (2002)
R | 100 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
A special military unit fights a powerful, out-of-control supercomputer and hundreds of scientists who have mutated into flesh-eating creatures after a laboratory accident.
Votes: 219,154 | Gross: $40.12M
15. Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
PG-13 | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Adventurer Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's Box, before an evil scientist finds it, and recruits a former Marine turned mercenary to assist her.
Votes: 111,925 | Gross: $65.66M
16. House of the Dead (2003)
R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
A group of college students travel to a mysterious island to attend a rave, which is soon taken over by bloodthirsty zombies.
Votes: 33,531 | Gross: $10.25M
17. Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
R | 94 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Alice awakes in Raccoon City, only to find it has become infested with zombies and monsters. With the help of Jill Valentine and Carlos Olivera, Alice must find a way out of the city before it is destroyed by a nuclear missile.
Votes: 166,909 | Gross: $51.20M
19. Doom (2005)
R | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
Space Marines are sent to investigate strange events at a research facility on Mars but find themselves at the mercy of genetically enhanced killing machines.
Votes: 93,397 | Gross: $28.03M
20. BloodRayne (2005)
R | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
In the 18th century, a vampire escapes from the freak show she once participated in and teams up with a group of vampire slayers to kill the man who raped her mother.
Votes: 31,671 | Gross: $2.41M
21. House of the Dead 2 (2005 TV Movie)
R | 95 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
A virus breaks out at a university and people start to become zombies. After 29 days, a team of AMS scientists and soldiers are sent in to deal with the problem. But while they search, things go wrong.
22. Siren (2006)
87 min | Horror, Thriller
A writer moves to a remote island with his daughter and young son. After settling into their new home, a neighbor arrives to welcome them and give them a breakdown of the local rules; most important: do not go outside when the island's siren starts wailing.
AKA Forbidden Siren. Based on the Sony videogame series, Siren.
23. Silent Hill (2006)
R | 125 min | Adventure, Horror, Mystery
A woman, Rose, goes in search for her adopted daughter within the confines of a strange, desolate town called Silent Hill.
Votes: 191,989 | Gross: $46.98M
24. DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)
PG-13 | 87 min | Action, Adventure
World's best fighters are invited to DOA, an invitational martial arts contest. There, four female rival fighters will have to work together to uncover the secret that the organizer of the tournament is trying to hide. (The movie adaptation of the best selling video game series Dead or Alive.)
Votes: 40,257 | Gross: $0.48M
25. Ryû ga gotoku: Gekijô-ban (2007)
Not Rated | 110 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Cult Japanese director Takashi Miike draws inspiration from the popular Playstation 2 title Yakuza for this unhinged tale of underworld violence in Tokyo starring Goro Kishitani and Kazuki ... See full summary »
26. Postal (2007)
R | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller
In the ironically named city of Paradise, a recently laid-off loser teams up with his cult-leading uncle to steal a peculiar bounty of riches from their local amusement park; somehow, the recently arrived Taliban have a similar focus, but a far more sinister intent.
Votes: 20,890 | Gross: $18.01M
27. Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
R | 94 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Survivors of the Raccoon City catastrophe travel across the Nevada desert, hoping to make it to Alaska. Alice joins the caravan and their fight against the evil Umbrella Corp.
Votes: 164,751 | Gross: $50.65M
28. Hitman (I) (2007)
R | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A gun-for-hire known only as Agent 47 hired by a group known only as 'The Organization' is ensnared in a political conspiracy, which finds him pursued by both Interpol and the Russian military as he treks across Russia and Eastern Europe.
Votes: 148,134 | Gross: $39.69M
29. BloodRayne II: Deliverance (2007 Video)
R | 99 min | Action, Fantasy, Western
Rayne, the half-human/half-vampire warrior, ventures to America's 1880's Wild West to stop the vampired Billy the Kid and his posse of vampire cowboys.
PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son, two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian.
Votes: 40,310 | Gross: $4.54M
32. Max Payne (2008)
PG-13 | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Coming together to solve a series of murders in New York City are a police detective 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 corporation.
Votes: 113,380 | Gross: $40.69M
33. Oneechanbara: The Movie (2008)
80 min | Action, Horror
In the year 20XX a mysterious scientist discovers a way to bring back the dead . . . only it turns one town into a zombie-infested hellhole. But when the world falls into ruin, only one ... See full summary »
34. Alone in the Dark II (2008 Video)
PG-13 | 87 min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
When the night falls, and the creatures of the dark are crawling out of the shadows, there is only one man who stands between us and evil: Edward Carnby.
35. Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
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.
Votes: 20,769 | Gross: $8.74M
39. MGS: The Mongoose Incident (2009)
57 min | Action
Former Foxhound unit member Solid Snake and Dr. Hal Emmerich follow an anonymous hint to confirm the presence of a new weapon of mass destruction in Chile.
40. Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009)
Not Rated | 36 min | Action, Adventure
The story is a prequel to the video game Assassin's Creed II. It centers around the father of the game's main character, Ezio Auditore da Firenze. Giovanni is an assassin living during the ... See full summary »
41. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A young fugitive prince and princess must stop a villain who unknowingly threatens to destroy the world with a special dagger that enables the magic sand inside to reverse time.
Votes: 240,791 | Gross: $90.76M
43. Mortal Kombat: Rebirth (2010 Video)
TV-14 | 8 min | Action, Crime, Fantasy
Detective Jackson Briggs recruits the assassin Hanzo Hasachi into an undercover mission - enter an illegal tournament and eliminate all its criminal participants.
The short-film features an alternate version of the Mortal Kombat universe. The characters of the game are portrayed with vastly different origins, based on realism. There is no mention of Outworld or any other supernatural elements, although the tournament itself is a main part of the storyline in this short.
44. Tekken (2010)
R | 92 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Jin Kazama witnesses the death of his mother Jun by Tekken in the slums known as Anvil. After finding a Tekken ID he decides to seek out vengeance for his mother's death.
46. Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
R | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
While still out to destroy the evil Umbrella Corporation, Alice joins a group of survivors living in a prison surrounded by the infected who also want to relocate to the mysterious but supposedly unharmed safe haven known only as Arcadia.
Votes: 145,541 | Gross: $60.13M
47. BloodRayne: The Third Reich (2011)
R | 79 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Rayne fights against the Nazis in Europe during World War II, encountering Ekart Brand, a Nazi leader whose target is to inject Adolf Hitler with Rayne's blood in an attempt to transform ... See full summary »
49. Zombrex: Dead Rising Sun (2010)
2 brothers break into a warehouse to escape zombies. They are beaten by thugs and a nurse rescues one brother but they are both bitten by zombies...they must find a cure in time to prevent themselves from becoming zombies.
50. Bright Falls (2010– )
40 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Live action prequel to 'Alan Wake'. After arriving in the small Pacific Northwestern town of Bright Falls, reporter Jake Fischer is plagued by blackouts and finding disturbing evidence plans his escape.
52. Mortal Kombat: Legacy (2011–2013)
TV-MA | 10 min | Action, Crime, Fantasy
The first season of Mortal Kombat: Legacy is a prequel to the original game, explaining the background stories of several characters from the series and demonstrating their reasons for ... See full summary »
An American web series anthology that debuted on Machinima.com's YouTube channel. The show's premise originated with director Kevin Tancharoen's short film entitled Mortal Kombat: Rebirth, portraying the original game's story in a realistic way. Mortal Kombat: Legacy takes place before the events of the original game and tells the background stories of several characters from the franchise, culminating in their reasons for participating in the upcoming tenth Mortal Kombat tournament
53. Dragon Age: Redemption (2011– )
Not Rated | 51 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
This all-new six-part web series is based in the Dragon Age universe and created by Felicia Day, the force behind the blockbuster web series The Guild.
A six-part webseries based on the BioWare video game series.
54. In the Name of the King: Two Worlds (2011)
R | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
An ex-Special Forces soldier gets thrown back to medieval times to fulfill an ancient prophecy and ends up finding redemption for his own battlefield experiences.
55. Call of Duty: Operation Kingfish (2011)
7 min | Short, War
A team of soldiers, with close air support and satellite surveillance, perform Operation Kingfish - the attempted capture of an international terrorist. They find a trap waiting, however, and are forced to withdraw without their prize.
A 2011 short film and a prequel to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, first shown at Call of Duty XP convention.
56. Red Faction: Origins (2011 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 88 min | Sci-Fi
On a Mars colony in the year 2145, an officer in a rebel militia discovers that his sister, who was abducted a dozen years before, is still alive and has been raised as a soldier whose goal is to bring about the destruction of her brother's faction.
57. S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Monolith's Whisper (2011 Video)
68 min | Sci-Fi
Alexey enters 'The Zone' to find his lost brother after "The Second Catastrophe" as depicted in the video game STALKER: Shadow of Chernobyl.
58. Left 4 Dead: Impulse 76 Fan Film (2011 Video)
10 min | Short, Action, Horror
The dead walk the earth. Everyone is dead. Four survivors will work together in order to survive. Will you survive? Or will you be LEFT 4 DEAD
A short film based on Valve Corporation's coorperative first-person shooter video game.
59. Gyakuten saiban (2012)
135 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
This movie is based on the second and fourth cases in the popular video game Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney. The plot follows Phoenix Wright, a novice lawyer, who faces off against expert ... See full summary »
Based on Capcom's Ace Attorney video game.
60. Ghost Recon: Alpha (2012)
23 min | Short, Action, Sci-Fi
Ghost Recon: Alpha sees a team led by Ghost Leader infiltrate a trade at a Russian depot between a general and a mysterious other figure.
A short film based in an American series of military tactical shooter video games created by Red Storm Entertainment.
61. Splinter Cell: The Real Sam Fisher (2012)
6 min | Short, Action, Thriller
Splinter Cell is a spy who needs to secretly eliminate all threats while attempting to hack into the enemy headquarters and download their secure files.
Based on Ubisolf's Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell stealth video game.
62. Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
R | 95 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Alice fights alongside a resistance movement to regain her freedom from an Umbrella Corporation testing facility.
Votes: 118,496 | Gross: $42.35M
63. Red Sand: A Mass Effect Fan Film (2012)
14 min | Short, Action, Sci-Fi
Serving as a prequel to the MASS EFFECT game series,"Red Sand" is set 35 years before the time of Commander Shepard and tells the story of the discovery of ancient ruins on Mars. Left ... See full summary »
64. Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012– )
Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
UNSC Cadet Thomas Lasky must conquer his inner fears and join forces with super-soldier John-117 to take down a massive faction of the Covenant.
A live-action video web series set in the fictional universe of the Halo franchise. The series was created for the promotion of the video game Halo 4.
65. Silent Hill: Revelation (2012)
R | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror
When her adoptive father disappears, Sharon Da Silva is drawn into a strange and terrifying alternate reality that holds answers to the horrific nightmares that have plagued her since childhood.
Votes: 53,913 | Gross: $17.53M
Based on the PlayStation's Silent Hill 3 (sequel to the first Silent Hill game) survival horror video game.
66. Company of Heroes (2013 Video)
R | 100 min | Action, War
American soldiers lost behind enemy lines during the WWII make a horrific discovery: Hitler has a super bomb in development. Against all odds, they set out to find the scientist in charge of the program who is looking to defect.
69. In the Name of the King: The Last Mission (2014)
R | 86 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A modern day assassin, wanting out, is hired for one final job: to kidnap the kids of a local businessman. Things go haywire when it turns out he's chosen to return to the Middle Ages and bring back order to a kingdom in chaos.
70. Need for Speed (2014)
PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross country race with revenge in mind. His ex-partner, learning of the plan, places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins.
Votes: 147,463 | Gross: $43.58M
71. Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist (2014– )
TV-14 | 152 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A multi-layered series that looks back to the formative years of Ryu and Ken as they live a traditional warrior's life in secluded Japan. The boys are, unknowingly, the last practitioners ... See full summary »
73. Tekken: Kazuya's Revenge (2014)
PG-13 | 90 min | Action
Suffering from amnesia, a young man trying to discover his true identity is kidnapped by an underground crime organization and turned into a ruthless assassin.
75. Gekijô-ban: Zero (2014)
104 min | Horror
Michi a student in a conservative all-girls school, must resolve the mysterious disappearances and deaths of her fellow classmates after they found an intriguing but haunting photo of Aya, ... See full summary »
76. Halo: Nightfall (2014– )
Not Rated | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
While investigating terrorist activity on the distant colony world of Sedra, Jameson Locke and his team are caught in a horrific biological attack that exposes them to a much deeper danger.
77. Human Revolution (2014)
12 min | Short, Action
Based on the video game Deus Ex: Human Revolution (2011), the film dives into the world of Adam Jensen, a Sarif Industries' security consultant that gets augmented after an incident that ... See full summary »
78. Area 51 (2015)
R | 91 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Three young conspiracy theorists attempt to uncover the mysteries of Area 51, the government's secret location rumored to have hosted encounters with alien beings. What they find at this hidden facility exposes unimaginable secrets.
80. Côpusu pâtî (2015)
93 min | Horror
Facing goodbyes and graduation, Naomi Nakashima, her childhood friend Satoshi Mochida, and their classmates, are clearing up after their last ever cultural festival, when horror buff class ... See full summary »
81. Pixels (2015)
PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games.
Votes: 108,761 | Gross: $78.75M
83. Street Fighter: Resurrection (2016– )
Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
The long-presumed dead Charlie Nash is back, and is targeting legendary Street Fighter champions for mysterious reasons. Ken and Ryu must uncover his lethal plan and discover if he is ally or enemy.
84. Dead Rising: Endgame (2016)
Not Rated | 96 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
In a zombie-infested quarantined zone of East Mission City, investigative reporter Chase Carter must stop a secret government conspiracy.
Sequel to the 2015 horror film, Dead Rising.
85. Warcraft (2016)
PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
As an Orc horde invades the planet Azeroth using a magic portal, a few human heroes and dissenting Orcs must attempt to stop the true evil behind this war.
Votes: 203,580 | Gross: $47.37M
86. Kôpusu pâti: Book of Shadows (2016)
86 min | Horror
The Kisigari students return to Heavenly Host Elementary where if you die, the memory of you will forever be lost.
Sequel to the 2015 film Corpse Party.
87. Assassin's Creed (2016)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar de Nerha and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, before taking on the secret Templar society.
Votes: 145,506 | Gross: $54.65M
88. Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)
R | 107 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Alice returns to where the nightmare began: The Hive in Raccoon City, where the Umbrella Corporation is gathering its forces for a final strike against the only remaining survivors of the apocalypse.
Votes: 63,232 | Gross: $26.83M
89. It Came from the Desert (2017)
90 min | Action, Comedy, Horror
A pulpy, action monster movie, inspired by Cinemaware's cult 1980s video game "It Came from the Desert". A nostalgic tribute to creature features from the 1950's, It Came From The Desert ... See full summary »
Based on the 1989 Cinemaware game for Commodore Amiga.
90. Tomb Raider (2018)
Action, Adventure | Post-production
Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
93. The Division
Action, Adventure, Fantasy | Announced
As the battle to take back NYC wages on; Gyllenhaal and Chastain work together to restore order while the factions have their own agenda. Stay tuned for this action packed spinoff of Tom Clancy's The Division.
98. The Last of Us
Action, Adventure, Drama | Announced
Joel and Ellie, a pair connected through the harshness of the world they live in, are forced to endure brutal circumstances and ruthless killers on a trek across post-pandemic America.
Action, Adventure | Announced
A feature film based on the popular video game set on the abandoned fictional planet of Pandora where people search for a mysterious relic.