MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,102 this week

Game of Death (2010)

4.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.7/10 from 4,896 users  
Reviews: 21 user | 44 critic

Secret Ops agent Marcus is sent to Detroit to take out an arms dealer and the head of the hedge fund that is financing him. His CIA backup has other plans and turns on him and it's a fight to survive in a hospital.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay)
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $9.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Favorites of FantasticFest 2014

FantasticFest is the largest genre film festival in the U.S., specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, and action movies from all around the world. Here's a list of some of our favorite movies at FantasticFest.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 titles
created 13 Dec 2010
 
a list of 44 titles
created 30 Oct 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 13 Sep 2012
 
a list of 37 titles
created 08 Oct 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 07 Feb 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Game of Death" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Game of Death (2010)

Game of Death (2010) on IMDb 4.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Game of Death.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing.

Director: Josef Rusnak
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Lochlyn Munro, Athena Karkanis
The Contractor (Video 2007)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

An ex-CIA agent is asked to take out a terrorist, only to realize he's been set up by his former employer.

Director: Josef Rusnak
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Eliza Bennett, Lena Headey
Unstoppable (2004)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

The deranged military and former CIA agent Dean Cage is in a rehab program, trying to forget the traumatic loss of his best friend Scott in Bosnia. When he dates with his girl-friend and ... See full summary »

Director: David Carson
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Jacqueline Obradors, Stuart Wilson
The Detonator (Video 2006)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Sonni Griffith, a top US Secret Agent must protect a witness as he crosses Europe.

Director: Po-Chih Leong
Stars: Wesley Snipes, William Hope, Tim Dutton
The Marksman (Video 2005)
Action | Adventure | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.

Director: Marcus Adams
Stars: Wesley Snipes, William Hope, Emma Samms
Hard Luck (Video 2006)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Two converging story lines involving corrupt cops ripping off drug dealers and serial killers are followed as former drug dealer Lucky, trying to go straight after doing a prison stint, ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Van Peebles
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Jackie Quinones, Cybill Shepherd
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Three unconnected Brooklyn cops wind up at the same deadly location after enduring vastly different career paths.

Director: Antoine Fuqua
Stars: Richard Gere, Don Cheadle, Ethan Hawke
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Shaw is an operative for the United Nations' covert dirty-tricks squad, using espionage and quasi-ethical tactics to secure peace and cooperation. When a shipping container full of dead ... See full summary »

Director: Christian Duguay
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Anne Archer, Maury Chaykin
7 Seconds (Video 2005)
Action | Thriller | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.

Director: Simon Fellows
Stars: Wesley Snipes, Tamzin Outhwaite, Deobia Oparei
Zig Zag (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An autistic 15-year-old boy steals money from his boss to provide rent for his abusive father, who uses the money to repay a loan shark.

Director: David S. Goyer
Stars: John Leguizamo, Natasha Lyonne, Wesley Snipes
Chaos II (2005)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.

Director: Tony Giglio
Stars: Jason Statham, Ryan Phillippe, Wesley Snipes
Action | Adventure | Fantasy

Follows the exploits of four youngsters sent back in time 1,500 years to the height of the Mayan Empire.

Stars: Wesley Snipes, Raul Julia-Levy
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Marcus
...
Rachel
...
Floria (as Zoe Bell)
...
Clarence
...
Redvale
...
Zander
...
...
Driver
...
Agent #1
...
Agent #2 / Big Mental
...
Agent #4
...
Agent #4 / Assassin #7
Don Richard ...
Agent #5 / Assassin #8
...
Assassin #1
...
Assassin #2
Edit

Storyline

A diplomat's bodyguard and company are injured in a botched assassination attempt. They're all taken to the same hospital, where the bodyguard teams up with a nurse to protect the diplomat from a team of ruthless assassins. The nurse soon learns that there is more to this sticky situation than expected. Written by Voltage Pictures

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Winning is everything See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 November 2010 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

El juego de la muerte  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Abel Ferrara exited the project after a few weeks of shooting. See more »

Goofs

In the vault scene, Redvale says "There you go. A hundred million in hundred-dollar bills", yet the scene shows only two suitcases full of money, when in fact it would be 1 million bills to equal that amount of money in hundreds and would take up much more room - probably filling the vault. See more »

Quotes

Smith: All you're after is the money. Redvale is about power. He's like the mafioso in Sicily. They control billions of dollars, and they live in shacks. They are about power. It's about power.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Bad Movie Beatdown: Half Past Dead 2 (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Wesley Snipes in slow motion, even when fighting
19 February 2011 | by (Banana Republic) – See all my reviews

With a title like this, what can one expect? A bunch of clichés, seen it all befores, etc. No disappointment here scenario-wise. But what about Wesley Snipes?

Well, I have learned that Wesley Snipes has no emotions. His face is a neatly ironed blanket. It seems like he is sedated throughout the movie. I'm guessing the evil tax man took, besides all of his money, also the possibility of expressing emotions. He is not what you call stone cold - he is dead cold. Or possibly a sleep walker?

And Zoe Belle, the female "bad guy"? Hell, she's funny. Really funny. She tries to put on super scary serious I'm-tougher-than-tough face, but it comes out ridiculous. I honestly laughed a couple of times at her face. I'm thinking she was trying to be sort of a Clint Eastwood with that look, but it simply didn't play out.

But poor acting is not the worst thing here. Absolutely horrible, irritating soundtrack which instead of suspense brings only annoyance and repetitive need to use the mute button on my remote. Also, the camera work is below par and the ghosting effects are completely unnecessary, ugly and debilitating to the picture.

I have given this a very, very generous 3 out of 10.


16 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Being Filmed... thersewolf
Maybe I misinterpreted something? ttown6
Pleasantly surprised boochild2001
Things I Learned... lovestwosmile
magic pistol? jimmy-7777777
Wesley looks so bored moviefiend-1
Discuss Game of Death (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?