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 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.