There are so many incredible movies, books, and TV series now that are fruitful sources of imagination for game designers. Here's a look at a few favourites.
The X-Files Board Game is a faithful adaptation of the show that does it credit. It semi-cooperative with players playing the FBI and one as the syndicate.
Fate, the Role Playing Game, is a really cool concept that places real life fate at the heart of the decision making. Roll and let destiny decide.