Entertainment

The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies 

Foxtrot
Updated July 3, 2018 460 votes 203 voters 17.1k views 16 items
Choose your favorite movies that feature LARP or roll playing - add other movies I forgot.
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Knights of Badassdom is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2013

Actors: Summer Glau, Peter Dinklage, Ryan Kwanten, Brian Posehn, Margarita Levieva, + more

Directed by: Joe Lynch

Knights of Badassdom is a 2013 American comedy horror film, directed by Joe Lynch, written by Kevin Dreyfuss and Matt Wall. It stars Ryan Kwanten, Steve Zahn, Summer Glau, and Peter Dinklage.
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Role Models is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2008

Actors: Elizabeth Banks, Louis C.K., Paul Rudd, Jane Lynch, Amanda Righetti, + more

Directed by: David Wain

Role Models is a 2008 American comedy film directed by David Wain about two energy drink salesmen who are ordered to perform 150 hours of community service as punishment for various offenses. ...more
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The Gamers: Dorkness Ris... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
The Gamers: Dorkness Rising 2008

Actors: Scott C. Brown, Christian Doyle, Carol Roscoe

Directed by: Matt Vancil

The Gamers: Dorkness Rising is a feature length film produced by Dead Gentlemen Productions, and focuses on a group of table-top gamers as their game-master attempts to shepherd them through a ...more
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Unicorn City is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2012

Actors: Kevin Weisman, Jon Gries, Devin McGinn, Matt Mattson, Tony Knight, + more

Directed by: Bryan Lefler

Voss entices local gamers to create a Utopian society in an attempt to impress a potential employer, but paradise is disrupted when his nemesis lays claim to the city and Voss's true love. ...more
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Darkon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2006

Actors: Andrew Mattingly, Skip Lipman, Kenyon Wells, Daniel McCarthur

Directed by: Andrew Neel, Luke Meyer

Darkon is an award-winning feature-length documentary film that follows the real-life adventures of the Darkon Wargaming Club in Baltimore, Maryland, a group of fantasy live-action role-playing ...more
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The Wild Hunt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2009

Actors: Kaniehtiio Horn, Nicolas Wright, Ricky Mabe, Mark Antony Krupa, Claudia Jurt, + more

Directed by: Alexandre Franchi

The Wild Hunt is a 2009 Canadian drama/horror film from Animist Films, produced and directed by Alexandre Franchi.
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Lloyd the Conqueror is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
ThaxMacKenzie added Lloyd the Conqueror 2011

Actors: Brian Posehn, Harland Williams, Mike Smith, Tegan Moss, Evan Williams

Directed by: Michael Peterson

Lloyd the Conqueror is a 2011 Canadian comedy film co-written by Andrew Herman and Michael Peterson and also directed by Michael Peterson. Evan Williams stars as Lloyd, a college student who is ...more
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Zero Charisma is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
Zero Charisma 2013

Actors: Dakin Matthews, John Gholson, Cyndi Williams, Larry Jack Dotson, Ashley Spillers, + more

Directed by: Katie Graham, Andrew Matthews

Zero Charisma is a 2013 American comedy film written by Andrew Matthews and co-directed by Matthews and Katie Graham. The film premiered at the South By Southwest film festival in 2013 and later ...more
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The Guild is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
Frank Sidor added The Guild July 27 2007

Actors: Felicia Day, Sandeep Parikh, Jeff Lewis

Directed by: Sean Becker (45 episodes, 2008-2011) Greg Benson (6 episodes, 2008-2009) Jane Selle Morgan (5 episodes, 2007) Christopher Preksta (3 episodes, 2012) Sean Becker (1 episode, + more

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Faintheart is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
OlofAltner-Törnpil added 2008

Actors: Eddie Marsan, Bronagh Gallagher, Ewen Bremner, Jessica Hynes, Anne Reid, + more

Directed by: Vito Rocco

Faintheart is a 2008 British comedy film, directed by Vito Rocco and starring Eddie Marsan, Ewen Bremner and Jessica Hynes. It concerns a lead character involved in the historical reenactment of ...more
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Monster Camp is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2007

Directed by: Cullen Hoback

Monster Camp is a 2007 documentary film that chronicles a live action role-playing game organization. Monster Camp looks at the lives of the participants, and considers the pro and cons of ...more
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Astrópía ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2007

Actors: Halla Vilhjálmsdóttir, Jörundur Ragnarsson, Ragnhildur Steinunn Jónsdóttir, Pétur Jóhann Sigfússon, Snorri Engilbertsson, + more

Directed by: Gunnar B. Gudmundsson

Astrópía is a 2007 Icelandic film directed by Gunnar B. Guðmundsson.
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Mazes and Monsters is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
1982

Actors: Tom Hanks, Anne Francis, Vera Miles, Susan Strasberg, Wendy Crewson, + more

Directed by: Steven Hilliard Stern

Mazes and Monsters is a 1982 made-for-TV movie directed by Steven Hilliard Stern about a group of college students and their interest in a fictitious role-playing game of the same name. The ...more
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The Dungeon Masters is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
The Dungeon Masters 2008

Directed by: Keven McAlester

The Dungeon Masters is a 2008 documentary film about the role playing game Dungeons & Dragons and its significance in the lives of three dungeon masters: Scott Corum, Richard Meeks and ...more
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Drakmar: A Vassal's Jour... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
Drakmar: A Vassal's Journey 2008

Directed by: Destin Daniel Cretton, Lowell Frank

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GamerZ is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies
2005

Actors: Eileen McCallum, Edward Tudor-Pole, Ross Finbow, Danielle Stewart, Stacey Sampson, + more