Video Game Movies

This is a list of movies based on, or about, video games. If you know of a movie that is missing, please let me know. Thanks. (This List Is Currently In Progress)
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1.
Super Mario Brothers: Great Mission to Rescue Princess Peach (1986)
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The Mario Bros. get sucked into their Famicom game, and must now rescue Princess Peach from King Bowser Koopa. (60 mins.)
Director: Masami Hata
 
2.
Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf (1992 Video)
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Terry Bogard returns from 10 years of training to avenge his father's murder. (46 mins.)
 
3.
Art of Fighting (1993 TV Movie)
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Ryo Sakazaki and his best friend Robert Garcia must save Ryo's sister from a kidnapping. (46 mins.)
 
4.
Fatal Fury 2: The New Battle (1993 Video)
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Terry Bogart must overcome his own alcoholism to face a foe more powerful than any he's faced before. (68 mins.)
 
5.
Super Mario Bros. (1993)
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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. (104 mins.)
 
6.
Double Dragon (1994)
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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. (96 mins.)
Director: James Yukich
 
7.
Fatal Fury: The Motion Picture (1994)
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The brothers, Andy & Terry Bogard, along with Joe Higashi and Mai Shiranui, try to help Sulia Gaudeamus stop her ambitious brother Laocorn from finding the magical armor of Mars. (100 mins.)
Director: Masami Ôbari
 
8.
Street Fighter (1994)
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Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts. (102 mins.)
 
9.
Street Fighter II: The Animated Movie (1994)
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Bison, the ruthless leader of the international terrorist organization Shadowlaw, has been desperately... (102 mins.)
Director: Gisaburô Sugii
 
10.
Mortal Kombat (1995)
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Three unknowing martial artists are summoned to a mysterious island to compete in a tournament whose outcome will decide the fate of the world. (101 mins.)
Director: Paul Anderson
 
11.
Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
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A group of martial arts warriors have only six days to save the Earth from an extra-dimensional invasion. (95 mins.)
 
12.
Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998)
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Scientists genetically create a new Pokémon, Mewtwo, but the results are horrific and disastrous. (96 mins.)
 
13.
Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999)
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Ash Ketchum must gather the three spheres of fire, ice and lightning in order to restore balance to the Orange Islands. (84 mins.)
 
14.
Wing Commander (1999)
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Blair, a fighter pilot, joins an interstellar war to fight the evil Kilrathi who are trying to destroy the universe. (100 mins.)
Director: Chris Roberts
 
15.
Pokémon: Mewtwo Returns (2000 Video)
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In this direct-to-video sequel to Pokémon: The First Movie, Ash, Misty, and Brock continue exploring the Johto region... (60 mins.)
 
16.
Pokémon 3: The Movie (2000)
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The Pokemon master Ash must rescue his mother from the encasement of a crystal tower. (93 mins.)
 
17.
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
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A scientist makes a last stand on Earth with the help of a ragtag team of soldiers against an invasion of alien phantoms. (106 mins.)
 
18.
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
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Video game adventuress Lara Croft comes to life in a movie where she races against time and villains to recover powerful ancient artifacts. (100 mins.)
Director: Simon West
 
19.
Pokémon 4Ever (2001)
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Ash must stop a hunter who forces the mythical Pokémon Celebi to help him destroy a forest. (75 mins.)
 
20.
Resident Evil (2002)
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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. (100 mins.)
 
21.
House of the Dead (2003)
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A group of college students travel to a mysterious island to attend a rave, which is soon taken over by bloodthirsty zombies. (90 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
22.
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
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Adventuress Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's Box before an evil scientist and recruits a former Marine turned mercenary to assist her. (117 mins.)
Director: Jan de Bont
 
23.
Pokémon Heroes (2002)
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Two thieves take control of an ancient weapon designed to defend the canal city of Altomare. (80 mins.)
 
24.
Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)
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A magician attempts to use the power of the Millennium Comet to awaken the legendary Pokémon Groudon. (81 mins.)
 
25.
Pokémon the Movie: Destiny Deoxys (2004)
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A comet bearing a deadly Pokemon creature crash-lands onto Earth, terrorising a nearby high-tech city, where Ash, Pikachu and friends are currently visiting... (98 mins.)
 
26.
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
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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. (94 mins.)
Director: Alexander Witt
 
27.
Air: The Motion Picture (2005)
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Yukito Kunisaki is on a journey, seeking a girl with wings who flies in the sky, as mentioned in a childhood tale... (91 mins.)
Director: Osamu Dezaki
 
28.
Alone in the Dark (2005)
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Based on the video game, Alone in the Dark focuses on Edward Carnby, a detective of the paranormal, who slowly unravels mysterious events with deadly results. (96 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
29.
BloodRayne (2005)
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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. (95 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
30.
Doom (2005)
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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. (105 mins.)
 
31.
Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005)
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An ex-mercenary is forced out of isolation when three mysterious men kidnap and brainwash the city's children afflicted with the Geostigma disease. (101 mins.)
 
32.
House of the Dead 2 (2005 TV Movie)
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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. (95 mins.)
Director: Mike Hurst
 
33.
Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
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When Pikachu is taken to the Tree of Beginnings by the playful Mew, Ash Ketchum and friends are guided to the tree by Lucario, a time-displaced Pokémon who seeks answers regarding the betrayal of his master. (103 mins.)
 
34.
Animal Crossing: The Movie (2006)
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A young girl moves to a village populated by anthropomorphic animals. (87 mins.)
Director: Jôji Shimura
 
35.
DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)
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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.) (87 mins.)
Director: Cory Yuen
 
36.
The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon (2006 TV Movie)
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Ash is receiving a letter from Dr. Yung, inviting him to his laboratory to show him his new creation: Mirage-Pokémon, which are supposedly much more powerful than "normal" Pokémon. (45 mins.)
 
37.
Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea (2006)
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Our heroes must protect the Prince of the Sea, Manaphy, from the evil pirate Phantom, and return the young Pokémon to the Sea Temple with the help of the the People of the Water and Jackie the Pokémon Ranger. (105 mins.)
 
38.
Siren (2006)
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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. (87 mins.)
 
39.
Silent Hill (2006)
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A woman, Rose, goes in search for her adopted daughter within the confines of a strange, desolate town called Silent Hill. (125 mins.)
Director: Christophe Gans
 
40.
Clannad (2007)
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Okazaki Tomoya is a delinquent who finds life dull and believes he'll never amount to anything. Along with his friend Sunohara, he skips school and plans to waste his high school days away. (94 mins.)
Director: Osamu Dezaki
 
41.
Hitman (2007)
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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. (100 mins.)
Director: Xavier Gens
 
42.
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
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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. (127 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
43.
Like a Dragon (2007)
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Cult Japanese director Takashi Miike draws inspiration from the popular Playstation 2 title Yakuza for... (110 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
 
44.
Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)
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An idyllic town is thrown into chaos when two powerful Pokémon, Dialga and Palkia, cross paths and battle, distorting the dimensions of time and space. The only hope comes from Darkrai, a shadowy Pokémon shunned by the townsfolk. (95 mins.)
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
 
45.
Postal (2007)
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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. (100 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
46.
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
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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. (94 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
 
47.
Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008)
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Leon S. Kennedy and Claire Redfield must battle a rogue warrior seeking revenge after unleashing the deadly G-Virus, whilst a mutated monster goes on a rampage. (97 mins.)
Director: Makoto Kamiya
 
48.
Clannad: After Story (2008 TV Series)
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A sequel to the recently wrapped anime based on the Key Clannad franchise. After Story is a path that...
 
49.
Far Cry (2008)
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An ex-special forces soldier turned boatman is hired by a journalist to investigate a top-secret military base on a nearby island. (95 mins.)
Director: Uwe Boll
 
50.
Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior (2008)
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When a new Pokèmon emerges able to create parallel dimensions, it's up to Ash Ketchum and his friends to stop a mysterious stranger from using its powers for evil! (100 mins.)
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
 
51.
Max Payne (2008)
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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. (100 mins.)
Director: John Moore
 
52.
Oneechanbara: The Movie (2008)
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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... (80 mins.)
Director: Yôhei Fukuda
 
53.
Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva (2009)
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Layton and Luke are caught up in an adventure, when a masked figure steals an entire opera house and forces those in attendance to play a high-stakes game. The winner will receive eternal life, but it could mean death for the losers. (99 mins.)
 
54.
Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (2009)
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Arceus, creator of the world, comes to pass judgement on humanity for the theft of the Jewel of Life, but Ash Ketchum and his friends are sent back in time to discover and possible reverse the events that led to Arceus' vendetta. (95 mins.)
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
 
55.
Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
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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. (96 mins.)
 
56.
Gekijouban Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works (2010)
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The war for the Holy Grail is on. Master/Servant team pairs made up of Magi and the summoned spirits... (107 mins.)
 
57.
Pokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions (2010)
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A greedy, manipulative media mogul seeks to capture Celebi for nefarious purposes, using the shape-shifting Pokémon, Zoroark, to hunt it down. (96 mins.)
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
 
58.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
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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. (116 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
59.
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
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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. (97 mins.)
 
60.
Tekken (2010)
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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. (87 mins.)
Director: Dwight Little
 
61.
Pokémon the Movie: Black-Victini and Reshiram (2011)
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Victini, a legendary Pokémon, unable to leave the boundaries of its hometown, is targeted by a determined villager to restore the homelands of his ancestors. (88 mins.)
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
 
62.
Pokemon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom (2011)
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During their travels through the Unova region, Ash and his friends Iris and Cilan arrive in Eindoak Town... (88 mins.)
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama
 
63.
Red Faction: Origins (2011 TV Movie)
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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. (88 mins.)
Director: Michael Nankin
 
64.
Tekken: Blood Vengeance (2011)
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High school student Ling Xiaoyu is recruited by Anna Williams of G Corporation to transfer to Kyoto University and gather information on a student named Shin Kamiya. (100 mins.)
Director: Yoichi Mori
 
65.
Ace Attorney (2012)
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This movie is based on the second and fourth cases in the popular video game Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney... (135 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
 
66.
Resident Evil: Damnation (2012)
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Special Agent Leon S.Kennedy goes against his superior's orders and works to destroy a series of biological weapons being used in a war zone in Europe. (100 mins.)
Director: Makoto Kamiya
 
67.
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
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Alice fights alongside a resistance movement to regain her freedom from an Umbrella Corporation testing facility. (96 mins.)
 
68.
Silent Hill: Revelation (2012)
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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. (95 mins.)