Spice up your next session of online slots with these movie-themed slots, available at various New Jersey online casinos. Spin those reels!
Looking for an interesting collection of online casino games to explore? How about online slots based on your favorite movies? New Jersey online slots come in all shapes and sizes, so it’s no surprise to find that many of them are based on popular films from the silver screen.
Grab some popcorn and settle in for a feature reel of six top New Jersey online slots that take their theme from familiar flicks.
1. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
The hilarious, tongue-in-cheek dig at 1970s news broadcasting sees the all-male news team of anchor Ron Burgundy, field reporter Brian Fantana, sports reporter Champ Kind, and weatherman Brick Tamland wrestling with a changing workplace, the emergence of live action reporting, and fierce local competition — in the kind of comical fashion you’d expect from Will Ferrell. The lead man religiously parroting the autocue and Steve Carell’s dopey character, Brick, freaking out over his apparent loss of legs in front of the green screen are both memorable moments from the film that have triggered many an explosion of laughter.
Capturing the hilarity in slot form is the 5-reel, 25-payline game of the same name, which features all four of the news team members as well as Baxter the dog and the iconic KVWN news van. Not only will the music, cut scenes, and witty quips put a smile on your face as you play, but you’ll also enjoy the four feature games named after each team member, which will no doubt leave you shouting “whammy!” when you win! You can give this fun slot a go at Golden Nugget, Tropicana, or BetAmerica.
2. Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure
Remember 1989’s time-traveling adventure starring Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter? The cult classic that led to two sequels told the story of two high school kids about to flunk history, who are visited by a guy from the future imploring them to pass the class so they can continue with their band, the Wyld Stallyns, as their influence has inspired a utopian society based on their philosophy and music in the year 2688. What follows is a whistle-stop tour of the past as the guys kidnap various historically significant personalities in an effort to become heroes in the future.
The 20-payline slot version of the franchise features both loveable losers as well as Rufus, the time-traveling phone booth, and the kidnapped characters including Abraham Lincoln, Billy the Kid, Socrates, and Napoleon. Prepare for air guitars and No Way/Yes Way as the reels spin in your favor to unlock the bonus feature, in which collecting those historical figures gives you the chance to win one or more of five jackpots! You’ll find this slot game at numerous NJ online casinos including Betfair Casino, Pala Casino, and Party Casino.
Whether you remember the 1982 film that sparked Arnold Schwarzenegger’s career or the more recent 2011 version featuring Jason Momoa, the story of Conan the Barbarian has become something of a legend. Conan depicts the adventures of a young boy as he grows up to become a warrior, suffering the loss of his parents along the way, which fuels his mission to seek vengeance against the snake-god-worshipping Thulsa Doom who was responsible.
Mixing different aspects from the various films, TV shows, and comics, the larger-than-usual 6-reel, 24-payline slot game features the sturdy warrior himself, the equally formidable Valeria, and the evil snake wizard Thoth-Amon. Bursting with expanding wilds, spreading wilds, and mystery multipliers, Conan also offers three different free spins features exploring the City of Thieves, the Temple of the Serpent, and the Walls of Tarantia. This adventure slot can be found at Unibet Casino, BetMGM, and Hard Rock Casino.
Who can forget the hugely successful ghost-busting film of 1984 starring a host of familiar faces including Dan Akroyd, Rick Moranis, Bill Murray, and Sigourney Weaver? Peter, Ray, and Egon start their own ghost-hunting and capturing team, which is soon joined by fourth member Winston and unwelcome ghostly green guest Slimer, setting up shop in an old firehouse in New York City. Paranormal activity across the city increases, culminating in the creation of an enormous Stay Puft marshmallow man ghost, which the team manages to destroy thanks to their gadgetry.
Ghostbusters Level Up Plus is a 5-reel, 20-payline game that stars the phantom-fighting team, with each ghost that’s defeated in the Ghost Battles feature dropping Ghost Wilds and leveling you up for even bigger potential rewards. Enjoy the snippets of audio from the film in this exciting game, which you can find at SugarHouse Casino, Resorts Casino, and Mohegan Sun Casino.
This unique story about a magical board game was released in 1995 and stars Robin Williams as Alan Parrish and Bonnie Hunt as Sarah Whittle, the two original players. When young Alan is sucked into the game, Sarah flees terrified. Fast forward to 26 years later, when brother and sister Peter and Judy discover the game, start playing, and not only find the lost Alan, who’s now a man, but inadvertently unleash jungle chaos on the world, which can only be undone by all four players finishing the game!
Capturing the mystery of the film beautifully is the unique 5-reel, 3-4-5-4-3 layout slot game Jumanji, featuring Sticky Vine held symbols, entire reels of Monsoon Wilds, Monkey Mayhem shuffled symbols, and rhino Wild Stampedes. Four free spins games showcasing each of these features can be triggered by rolling the six-sided dice in the Board Game, turning the excitement and win-potential up another notch. Take this slot for a spin, if you dare, at Golden Nugget, Borgata, or Harrah’s.
6. Planet of the Apes
The 2011 film Rise of the Planet of the Apes and its 2014 sequel Dawn of the Planet of the Apes tells the story of a chimpanzee called Caesar who was left an orphan when his mother was killed after a violent outburst in the lab experiment she was part of. Raised at home by Will, a chemist researching treatment for Alzheimer’s, Caesar grows to become markedly more intelligent for his kind and soon learns of his origins. After injuring a neighbour, Caesar is taken to live in an ape shelter, where he befriends other primates, exposes them to the same experimental drug that resulted in his abilities, then leads a revolution.
The thrilling story that’s spread across these two films is captured really well in the two-in-one slot game Planet of the Apes, which has one reel set on each side for each of the films, giving you 10 reels to play at once! Symbols can freeze and swap sides in the Dual Feature, extra wins can be triggered with the Dawn and Rise Bonuses, and the stacked wilds and two different free spins games turn the heat up even more! Relive the epic story slot-style at SugarHouse Casino.
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There you have it. Six fantastic ways to explore classic movies in a more interactive way, with the chance of triggering big money wins while you’re at it. Who needs Netflix anyway?
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