The Most Dangerous Game (1932) Poster


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A Game of Death (1945)
Based on the same short story.
The Dangerous Game (1953) (Short)
Based on the same short story.
Run for the Sun (1956)
Based on the same short story.
Bloodlust! (1961)
Based on the same short story.
The Suckers (1972)
Based on the same short story.
The Woman Hunt (1972)
Based on the same short story.
Maneater (1973) (TV Movie)
Based on the same short story.
Turkey Shoot (1982)
Based on the same short story.
Slave Girls from Beyond Infinity (1987)
Based on the same short story.
Deadly Prey (1987)
Based on the same short story.
Lethal Woman (1988)
Based on the same short story.
Deadly Game (1991) (TV Movie)
Based on the same short story.
Surviving the Game (1994)
Based on the same short story.
The Pest (1997)
Based on the same short story.
Mindhunters (2004)
Based on the same short story.
Red: Werewolf Hunter (2010) (TV Movie)
Based on the same short story.
Hounds of Zaroff (2016)
Based on the same short story.
The Most Dangerous Game
Based on the same short story.

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Edited from 

Bird of Paradise (1932)
Shark sequence

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Referenced in 

Lassie: Most Dangerous Game (1967) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Doctor Who: The Deadly Assassin: Part Three (1976) (TV Episode)
The Doctor is in the role of Sanger Rainsford, chased by a masked hunter.
Charlie's Angels: Angel Hunt (1979) (TV Episode)
An insane hunter arranges for a ship to be wrecked on an island where he can indulge in some sort of hunting and killing of the humans.
The Incredible Hulk: The Snare (1979) (TV Episode)
After being invited to a remote island, David becomes the quarry of a psychotic hunter.
Simon & Simon: The Least Dangerous Game (1981) (TV Episode)
title reference
Fantasy Island: Sitting Duck/Sweet Suzi Swann (1982) (TV Episode)
A world famous big game hunter has come to track and kill his most challenging prey ever: Mr. Roarke himself.
Octopussy (1983)
The Smurfs: The Most Unsmurfy Game/Put Upon Puppy (1986) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Banker (1989)
The movie is about a psychopath with a crossbow who hunts human prey for sport.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Attack of the Giant Leeches (1992) (TV Episode)
Joel: "Now it's 'The Most Dangerous Game.'"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: 'Manos' the Hands of Fate (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel: "A most dangerous game"
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Captive Pursuit (1993) (TV Episode)
several story elements
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Painted Hills (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "The Most Tedious Game"
Weird Science: The Most Dangerous Wish (1994) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Pest (1997)
{In both films} A man discovers that someone he trusted is only befriending him to hunt him in a survival game later on. Upon this revelation, the hunter negotiates with the other man to agree to the game, stating the terms and rewards for either outcome of the hunt. Also, heads are featured on the walls.
The Hunted (1998) (TV Movie)
A man is hunting a woman in a thick forest for sport.
Battle Royale (2000)
Setting of an island as hunting ground, give the hunted only one weapon and a certain time as mark of the winner.
Identity (2003)
Film is mentioned
Mindhunters (2004)
Hunted on an island by killer.
Sin City (2005)
Kevin has human heads mounted on the wall of his house, much like Tartar
Wedding Crashers (2005)
Jeremy mentions title and suggests the idea of hunting humans
The Zodiac (2005)
on theater marquee
La hora fría (2006)
Seen by Jesús, Ana and Judas in a small theatre.
The Venture Bros.: Showdown at Cremation Creek: Part 1 (2006) (TV Episode)
Episode opens with an aristocrat hunting men in his private gardens.
Zodiac (2007)
Multiple references to the original short story and the film.
30 Rock: Apollo, Apollo (2009) (TV Episode)
Jack references the film's plot.
The Cinema Snob: Violent Shit III: Infantry of Doom (2011) (TV Episode)
"Joel McCray..."
Hollywood's Top Ten: Scream Queens (2011) (TV Episode)
Lynda mentions Fay Wray's role
Archer: El Contador (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Román Calzado before he starts to hunt Sterling and Lana.
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
The Blacklist: The Mombasa Cartel (No. 114) (2014) (TV Episode)
An insane hunter arranges for a ship to be wrecked on an island where he can indulge in some sort of hunting and killing of the humans.
Ben 10: Omniverse: Most Dangerous Game Show (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Girls: Homeward Bound (2016) (TV Episode)
Fran compares chasing Hannah around to being in the film.
Workaholics: The Most Dangerless Game (2017) (TV Episode)
The title references TMDG.

Featured in 

100 Years of Horror: Scream Queens (1996) (TV Episode)
The Zodiac (2005)
killer watches it in theater
La hora fría (2006)
Film screened at Judas's room
Maltin on Movies: The Watch (2012) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Hagan Reviews: The Most Dangerous Game (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed

Spoofed in 

Get Smart: Island of the Darned (1966) (TV Episode)
Max and 99 pose as vacationing sportsmen on the island of Mariba to find Kaos killer Hans Hunter, who decides to hunt them for sport.
Star Trek: The Squire of Gothos (1967) (TV Episode)
The final act is a Star Trek version of this trope.
Gilligan's Island: The Hunter (1967) (TV Episode)
A hunter uses an Island to hunt human prey. Of course, this version is played for comedy.
Lost in Space: Hunter's Moon (1967) (TV Episode)
space version of this trope
The Transformers: Prime Target (1985) (TV Episode)
Hunting plot is a parody
Codename: Kids Next Door: Operation B.R.E.A.K-U.P./Operation S.A.F.A.R.I. (2005) (TV Episode)
"Operation: SAFARI" is a parody of this movie
The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XVI (2005) (TV Episode)
2nd segment sees Mr. Burns inviting lots of people to his mansion then hunting them down, just like in this movie.
American Dad!: The Vacation Goo (2007) (TV Episode)
When the Smith's (& Becky) end up on the island, they become items in a cat n' mouse like game, exactly like the movie
Futurama: 31st Century Fox (2012) (TV Episode)
The sportsmen hunt Bender like a fox and the Huntmaster calls it "the most dangerous game."
W/ Bob and David: Episode #1.3 (2015) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the Big Game Hunter sketch

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