Pawn Sacrifice - similar movie recommendations

Pawn Sacrifice (2014)




A very entertaining biopic about one of the most iconic chess players ever; Bobby Fischer. ‘Pawn Sacrifice’ centers around the notorious Cold War era chess match against Russian Boris Spassky.

IMDb6.6 (13,469 ratings)
DirectorEdward Zwick
CastTobey Maguire, Liev Schreiber, Michael Stuhlbarg, Peter Sarsgaard
Country United States
Genre
TopicChess & The Cold War & Nuclear War
Rotten Tomatoes71%
Metacritic65/100

Similar movies like Pawn Sacrifice

If you like Pawn Sacrifice, we recommend Experimenter, Kill the Messenger and Terri.

1. Experimenter (2015-10-16)

Picture of Experimenter 7.0 (29,680 ratings)
86% 81


Directed by Michael Almereyda & Starring John Palladino, Anthony Edwards, Jim Gaffigan, Peter Sarsgaard.

Yale University, 1961. Stanley Milgram designs a psychology experiment that still resonates to this day, in which people think they’re...

2. Kill the Messenger (2014-10-09)

Picture of Kill the Messenger 7.0 (36,795 ratings)
60/100 60


Directed by Michael Cuesta & Starring Jeremy Renner, Robert Patrick, Jena Sims, Robert Pralgo.

A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA's role in arming...

3. Terri (2011-07-01)

Picture of Terri
6.5 (8,903 ratings)
72/100 72


Directed by Azazel Jacobs & Starring Jacob Wysocki, John C. Reilly, Bridger Zadina, Creed Bratton.

Terri, a pajama-clad, disaffected high school student learns how to engage the world with the help of Mr. Fitzgerald, his assistant...