A selection of 10 films where a crazy game haunts the heroes. The game begins and it is already impossible to distinguish from reality.Each film’s rating and place can have its own and we put them at our discretion
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Game The Game
If you are rich, successful, healthy and you can afford a lot, people are not much able to surprise you on your birthday. But some people still came up with something new: they gave Nicholas Van Orten a ticket to participate in a mysterious game.
Tagline: “Are you ready to play?”
Director: David Fincher
Budget: $ 50,000,000
Screenplay: John Brenketo, Michael Ferris
Time: 129 minutes / 02:09
Cast: Michael Douglas, Sean Penn, Deborah Kara Anger, James Rebhorn, Peter Donat, Carroll Baker, Anna Katarina, Armin Muller-Stahl, Charles Martine, Yuji Okumoto
Charges: $ 110 million
Having received an invitation from a mysterious organization to play a quest, the winner of which will receive a substantial sum, six strangers among themselves decide to try their luck
Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Jay Ellis, Tyler Labin, Deborah Anne Wall, Nick Dodani, Yorick van Wageningen, Cornelius Gini Jr., Russell Kraus, Bart Fache
Box office: 155.2 million USD
Claustrophobia, Escape Room
A locked room is an ideal place for a thriller, especially if it is adapted for quests. The task is to get out of the room with the help of prompts within an hour, but the trouble is that the game is being played in all seriousness. The life of the participants is at stake.
Director: Will Wernick
Actors: Evan Williams, Annabelle Stevenson, Elizabeth Hauer, Dan J. Johnson, John Hearrd
Psychological thriller. In the center of the plot are six people who woke up in the maze of many rooms that must find a way out before they die from hunger, thirst or traps
Slogan: “Isolation, panic, horror ... is there a way out ...”
Director: Vincenzo Natalie
Budget: CAD 365,000
Screenplay: Andre Bielic, Vincenzo Natalie, Graham Manson
Time: 90 minutes / 01:30
Cast: Nicole de Boer, Nikki Guadagni, David Hewlett, Andrew Miller, Julian Richings, Wayne Robson, Maurice Dean Screw
HD 16+ 2009 United Kingdom Horror 96 min.
In a small room gathered 8 people. They all want cool work and have already gone through all the circles of an interview hell, it remains only to jump over the threshold. To do this, you need to give only one answer. Here is paper, here is pen, but there is no question. But their torment for 80 minutes is carefully watched from the side.
Tagline: “How far are you willing to go to get a job?”
Country: United Kingdom
Director: Stuart Hazeldine
Screenplay: Stuart Hazeldine, Simon Garrity
Time: 101 minutes / 01:41
Cast: Adar Beck, Gemma Chan, Natalie Cox, John Lloyd Fillingham, Chakwoody Iwuji, Pollyanna McIntosh, Luke Mabley, Jimi Mystery, Colin Salmon, Chris Carey
Slogan: “Oh yes, there will be a lot of blood”
Country: USA, Canada
Director: Darren Lynn Bowsman
Release Date: In the Russian Federation - Jan 12, 2006
Budget: $ 4,000,000
Screenplay: Lee Wannell, Darren Lynn Bowsman
Time: 93 minutes / 01:33
Cast: Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Donnie Wahlberg, Eric Knudsen, Frankie G., Glenn Plummer, Emmanuelle Vogier, Beverly Mitchell, Will Bird, Dina Meyer
Tagline: “Don't Stop!”
Country: USA, UK
Director: Wes Ball
Budget: $ 34,000,000
Scenario: Noah Oppenheim, Grant Pearce Myers, T.S. Naulin
Cast: Dylan O’Brien, Thomas Sangster, Kaya Scodelario, Will Poulter, Lee Gee-hon, Blake Cooper, Aml Amin, Alex J. Flores, Jacob Latimore, Patricia Clarkson
The slogan: "play begins"
Director: Peter Ducks
Release Date: In the Russian Federation - Aug 31, 2017, Thu.
Script: Peter Ducks
Time: 86 min. / 01:26
Cast: Skeet Ulrich, Sean Young, Christine Donlon, Randy Wayne, Matt McVeigh, Ashley Gallegos, Haley Goldstein, Iyad Hajjaj, Abraham Justis, Taylor John Pidmont
Max, Annie and their friends love different quests. One day, Max's brother proposes to play a new game, and he is immediately abducted. The company thinks that this is a quest, and readily rushes to find a friend.
Director: John Francis Daly, Jonathan M. Goldstein
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Detectives, Crime, Foreign
Starring: Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandler, Sharon Horgan, Billy Magnussen, Lamorne Morris, Kylie Bunbury, Jesse Plemons, Michael S. Hall, Danny Houston
Truth or action
Olivia is a young girl who travels with her friends to Mexico. They have fun, and one evening they decide to play "truth or action." The rules of this game are simple: choose the truth - answer a tricky question, action - fulfill the desire of one of the players
Director: Jeff Wadlow
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Starring: Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violette Bean, Sophie Taylor Ali, Nolan Gerard Funk, Landon Libuaron, Sam Lerner, Gary Anthony Williams, Hayden Szeto