Best movies & tv shows about Chess to watch so far in 2017

Albert Einstein was friends with the biggest chess player of their time – Emanuel Lasker, and Einstein thought the game of chess was a huge waste of Lasker’s intellect. Many would disagree and consider chess to be one of the most important and challenging things in life. Many movies have been made about the game, especially about it’s brilliant and eccentric players.


Find the latest tv shows & movies related to 'Chess', released in 2017, 2016 and earlier. The best Chess-related movies & series released so far. Foreign movies & series & American Hollywood productions.

The Best movies & tv series about Chess of the last decade

    Picture of Computer Chess

    Computer Chess

    07 Nov 2013
    by Andrew Bujalski

    A quirky film in retro 80’s style evolving around a man vs. computer chess tournament.

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    Picture of Pawn Sacrifice

    Pawn Sacrifice

    25 Sep 2015
    by Edward Zwick

    A very entertaining biopic about one of the most iconic chess players ever; Bobby Fischer. ‘Pawn..... Read more

    Picture of The Dark Horse

    The Dark Horse

    17 Jul 2014
    by James Napier Robertson

    A biographical drama about a troubled chess champion. He begins to discover his purpose as he helps..... Read more

    Picture of Queen of Katwe

    Queen of Katwe

    30 Sep 2016
    by Mira Nair

    Phiona grows up into a world-class chess champion. Is it enough to bring her family out of poverty?

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