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The Best LARP / Role Playing Movies

Updated July 3, 2018 511 votes 215 voters 18.1k views16 items
Choose your favorite movies that feature LARP or roll playing - add other movies I forgot.
  • 1

    ActorsSummer Glau, Peter Dinklage, Ryan Kwanten, Brian Posehn, Margarita Levieva

    Directed byJoe 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....  more
  • 2

    ActorsElizabeth Banks, Louis C.K., Paul Rudd, Jane Lynch, Amanda Righetti

    Directed byDavid 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. For...  more
  • 3

    The Gamers: Dorkness Rising


    ActorsScott C. Brown, Christian Doyle, Carol Roscoe

    Directed byMatt 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
  • 4



    ActorsAndrew Mattingly, Skip Lipman, Kenyon Wells, Daniel McCarthur

    Directed byAndrew 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
  • 5

    ActorsEddie Marsan, Bronagh Gallagher, Ewen Bremner, Jessica Hynes, Anne Reid

    Directed byVito 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
  • 6

    The Guild

    July 27 2007

    ActorsFelicia Day, Sandeep Parikh, Jeff Lewis

    Directed bySean 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

  • 7

    ActorsKevin Weisman, Jon Gries, Devin McGinn, Matt Mattson, Tony Knight

    Directed byBryan 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. Starring...  more
  • 8

    Lloyd the Conqueror


    ActorsBrian Posehn, Harland Williams, Mike Smith, Tegan Moss, Evan Williams

    Directed byMichael 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
  • 9

    ActorsKaniehtiio Horn, Nicolas Wright, Ricky Mabe, Mark Antony Krupa, Claudia Jurt

    Directed byAlexandre Franchi

    The Wild Hunt is a 2009 Canadian drama/horror film from Animist Films, produced and directed by Alexandre Franchi....  more
  • 10

    ActorsHalla Vilhjálmsdóttir, Jörundur Ragnarsson, Ragnhildur Steinunn Jónsdóttir, Pétur Jóhann Sigfússon, Snorri Engilbertsson

    Directed byGunnar B. Gudmundsson

    Astrópía is a 2007 Icelandic film directed by Gunnar B. Guðmundsson....  more
  • 11

    Directed byCullen 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 escapism...  more
  • 12

    The Dungeon Masters


    Directed byKeven 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 Elizabeth...  more
  • 13

    Zero Charisma


    ActorsDakin Matthews, John Gholson, Cyndi Williams, Larry Jack Dotson, Ashley Spillers

    Directed byKatie 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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    ActorsEileen McCallum, Edward Tudor-Pole, Ross Finbow, Danielle Stewart, Stacey Sampson

  • 15

    Drakmar: A Vassal's Journey


    Directed byDestin Daniel Cretton, Lowell Frank

  • 16

    ActorsTom Hanks, Anne Francis, Vera Miles, Susan Strasberg, Wendy Crewson

    Directed bySteven 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 movie...  more