Game Night! Books and Movies about Games
Annotation:Play NYPL's very own Find the Future game online! "The game is designed to empower players to find inspiration for their own extraordinary futures by bringing them face-to-face with the writings and personal objects of people who made an extraordinary difference in the past."
Annotation:Bass player Scott Pilgrim uses video game battle tactics to defeat his new crush Ramona's seven evil exes in this film based on the graphic novel series.
Annotation:Teenage hacker may breaks into the Department of Defense computer system in search of new and challenging games, but he just may have started World War III. Made in 1983.
Annotation:Drama about six MIT students who used card counting skills to win hundreds of thousands of dollars playing blackjack or “21” at Las Vegas casinos. Based on a true story told in Ben Mezrich’s Bringing Down the House.
Annotation:Colonel Mustard, Miss Scarlet, Professor Plum and the other Clue characters come to life in this film version of the classic board game. This 1985 film received middling reviews.