WriterCosimo Alema, Romana Meggiolaro, Daniele Persica CastStephanie Chapman Baker (Lara), Sam Cohan (Alex), Valene Kane (Monica), Neil Linpow (Riko), Lutz Michael (Uncle), Andrew Harwood Mills (Chino) Music directorSoap&Skin, Nico Vascellari, Anja Plaschg Similar moviesGames (1967), Striking Poses (1999), Crash and Burn (2007), Payback (1995), Tag: The Assassination Game (1982)
War Games: At the End of the Day is a 2011 independent thriller film directed by Italian director Cosimo Alemà, who co-wrote it with Daniele Persica and Romana Meggiolaro. Luca Legnani is credited as executive producer. The film is distributed by Universal Pictures. It stars Stephanie Chapman Baker, Neil Linpow, Michael Lutz, Sam Cohan, Valene Kane, Andrew Harwood Mills, Tom Stanley, Monika Mirga, Daniel Vivian and Michael Schermi.
The film is claimed to be inspired by real events that took place in June 5, 1992.
The film follows an adventure seeking group of friends who visit a National Park to spend the day playing Airsoft. However, after discovering a building filled with dark secrets they are hunted down one by one, by the building's vicious occupants: three ex soldiers intent on keeping them from telling anyone. Their war game is turned into a reality, where they will be forced to fight for their survival.
Stephanie Chapman Baker as Lara
Neil Linpow as Riko
Michael Lutz as Unkle
Valene Kane as Monika
Sam Cohan as Alex
Andrew Harwood Mills as Chino
Tom Stanley as Thomas
Monika Mirga as Diana
Daniel Vivian as Vinny
Michael Schermi as Raw
War Games: At the End of the Day began filming in August, 2009, and in Bracciano, Italy.
The film attracted strong reviews during its theatrical release and has screened at festivals including Cannes Film Festival, Berlin film festival, Fantafest. Courmayeur Noir in festival, Fantasy FilmFest, Sitges Film Festival and Raindance.