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The Best FMV Games of All Time

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This is a list of the best interactive movie games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated interactive movie games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest interactive movie games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these interactive movie games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging interactive movie games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new interactive movie games.

List games include Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, Heavy Rain and many more.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best interactive movie games?" and "What is the greatest interactive movie game of all time?"
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  • The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery1

    DeveloperSierra Entertainment

    The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery is an interactive movie point-and-click adventure...  more
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  • Fahrenheit2
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    7

    DeveloperQuantic Dream

    Fahrenheit is a cinematic interactive drama action-adventure video game developed by Quantic...  more
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  • Phantasmagoria3

    DeveloperSierra Entertainment, Kronos Digital Entertainment

    Phantasmagoria is an interactive movie survival horror point-and-click adventure game released...  more
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  • Time Gal4
    Time Gal is an interactive movie arcade video game developed and published by Taito, and was...  more
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  • Heavy Rain5
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    DeveloperQuantic Dream

    Heavy Rain is an interactive drama action-adventure video game developed by Quantic Dream and...  more
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  • Psychic Detective6

    DeveloperColossal Pictures

    Psychic Detective is a 1995 interactive movie video game that uses extensive amounts of...  more
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  • Time Traveler7

    DeveloperGTE Interactive Media, Sega

    Time Traveler or Hologram Time Traveler is a stereographic laserdisc FMV arcade game released...  more
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  • Ripper8
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    Ripper

    1996

    DeveloperTake-Two Interactive

    Ripper is an interactive movie point-and-click adventure game developed and published by...  more
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  • The 11th Hour9

    DeveloperTrilobyte

    The 11th Hour is a 1995 interactive movie puzzle adventure game with a horror setting. It is...  more
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  • BioForge10
    24
    13

    DeveloperOrigin Systems

    BioForge is an adventure game developed by Origin Systems and published by Electronic Arts for...  more
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  • The Daedalus Encounter11

    DeveloperMechadeus

    The Daedalus Encounter is a 1995 interactive movie puzzle adventure game published by Virgin...  more
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  • Cliff Hanger12
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    16

    DeveloperStern

    Cliff Hanger is a laserdisc video game that was released by Stern Electronics in 1983. It used...  more
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  • Night Trap13
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    DeveloperDigital Pictures

    Night Trap is a survival horror interactive movie video game that was released in North...  more
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  • Solar Crusade14

    DeveloperInfogrames Entertainment SA

    Solar Crusade is an on-rails FMV shoot 'em up designed and published by Infogrames Multimedia,...  more
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  • Urban Runner15
    14
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    Urban Runner

    1996

    DeveloperCoktel Vision

    Urban Runner is a French produced computer game developed by Coktel Vision and published by...  more
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  • The X-Files Game16
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    The X-Files Game

    1998

    DeveloperHyperbole Studios

    The X-Files Game is an interactive movie point-and-click adventure game for the PC and...  more
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  • Brain Dead 1317
    Brain Dead 13 is an Interactive movie game produced by ReadySoft that was released for MS-DOS...  more
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  • Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective18

    DeveloperICOM Simulations

    Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective is a full motion video based video game predicated on a...  more
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  • Daryl F. Gates' Police Quest: SWAT19

    DeveloperSierra Entertainment

    Police Quest: SWAT is the fifth game in the Police Quest and SWAT series. It is an interactive...  more
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  • Astron Belt20

    DeveloperSega

    Astron Belt is an early laserdisc video game and third-person space combat rail shooter,...  more
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  • Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective Vol. II21

    DeveloperICOM Simulations

    Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective Vol. II is the title of a full motion video computer...  more
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  • Black Dahlia22
    17
    12

    DeveloperTake-Two Interactive, Interplay Entertainment

    Black Dahlia is an interactive movie point-and-click adventure game that was released on...  more
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  • Plumbers Don't Wear Ties23
    Plumbers Don't Wear Ties is an adult-oriented powerpoint developed and published by Kirin...  more
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  • Phantasmagoria: A Puzzle of Flesh24

    DeveloperSierra Entertainment

    Phantasmagoria: A Puzzle of Flesh is also known as Phantasmagoria 2 and released as...  more
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  • Sewer Shark25
    13
    11

    DeveloperDigital Pictures

    Sewer Shark is a first-person rail shooter video game, and is the first on a home console to...  more
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