Adventure movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant adventure movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, entertaining and light films and TV shows about / with escapades, adventure, good versus evil, imaginary, dialogue, mentor, destiny, danger, friendship and family plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Family genres shot in USA, UK, New Zealand and other countries.
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adventure movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as adventure: Mulan (1998), Frozen (2013), Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012), How to Train Your Dragon (2010), Game of Thrones (2011), Back to the Future (1985), Once Upon a Time (2011), Adventure Time (2010), WALL·E (2008), Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015).

List of adventure movies

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, humorous, biting, colourful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, boys' night, kids
Plot: adventure, ship, pirate, curses spells and rituals, treasure, pirate ship, treasure hunt, gold, captain, ocean or sea, ghost, boat ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, journey, imaginary, friendship, sword and sorcery, creature, fantasy world, mythology, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mine, new zealand
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the world, fantasy world, friendship, imaginary, wizards, imaginary kingdom, magical, warrior, sword and sorcery, journey ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, warrior, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, friendship, imaginary, battles, sword and sorcery, save the world, ancient, magical, journey ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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 7.6
 233K
Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: captivating, feel good, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: adventure, dragon, female protagonist, princess, cross dressing, good versus evil, friendship, female warrior, hidden identity, human spirit, friends, boot camp ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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 7.5
 524K
Frozen (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery ...
Style: touching, feel good, romantic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, princess, royal family, disney, magical, family, supernatural ability, snow, queen, love and romance, family relations, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: europe, dungeon
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Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, dragon, imaginary, young heroes, animal training, family, friends, island, training, imaginary kingdom, viking, vikings ...
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How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: As the son of a Viking leader on the cusp of manhood, shy Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III faces a rite of passage: he must kill a dragon to prove his warrior mettle. But after downing a feared dragon, he realizes that he no longer wants to destroy it, ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, touching, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dragon, friendship, adventure, family, vikings, warrior, training, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, heroes, foe turned friend, animal training ...
Place: scandinavia
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 9.3
 1.6M
Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, sexual, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: dragon, intrigue, incest, adventure, betrayal, king, political intrigue, royal family, killings, queen, politics, sex scene ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, light, clever ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night, teen comedy, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, adventure, mad scientist, time machine, chases and races, fish out of water, teenage life, sent to the past, destiny, misfit partners, disorder ...
Time: 80s, future, 50s, 20th century, 1950s ...
Place: usa, california
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Once Upon a Time (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: There is a town in Maine where every story book character you've ever known is trapped between two worlds, victims of a powerful curse. Only one knows the truth and only one can break the spell. Emma Swan is a 28-year-old bail bonds collector ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, captivating, twists and turns, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, magical, adventure, fairy, true love, good versus evil, power of love, parents and children, family relations, friends, imaginary, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: maine, usa, new england
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 8.6
 68K
Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Told in eight parts, Islands tells the story of Finn, Jake, BMO and Susan Strong leaving Ooo and traveling across the ocean to solve the mystery of Finn's past. During their trip, they unlock secrets, encounter various creatures, make new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, young heroes, princess, escapades, adventurer, buddies, youth, creature, dog ...
Time: 2010s
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 8.4
 921K
WALL·E (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: WALL·E is the last robot left on an Earth that has been overrun with garbage and all humans have fled to outer space. For 700 years he has continued to try and clean up the mess, but has developed some rather interesting human-like qualities. When ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, preschoolers
Plot: loneliness, adventure, outer space, future dystopia, robot, spacecraft, ecological disaster, a.i., space travel, imaginary, earth, ecology ...
Time: future
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Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Philippines, South Korea
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Intergalactic warrior Star Butterfly arrives on Earth to live with the Diaz family. She continues to battle villains throughout the universe and high school, mainly to protect her extremely powerful wand, an object that still confuses her.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, princess, teenage life, youth, friendship, teenage girl, imaginary, good versus evil, family relations, 14 year old, high school life, magic wand ...
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 6.8
 62K
Peter Pan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA, New Zealand
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, fairy tale, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fairy, pirate, first love, childhood, imaginary kingdom, mermaid, imaginary, island, fantasy world, parents and children, young heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: london, europe, big ben london
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 8.0
 617K
The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, adventure, secret identity, superhuman powers, disney, good versus evil, family, heroes, secret, villain, parents and children, lawsuit ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, breathtaking, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, archaeologist, treasure hunt, artifact, escapades, adventurer, ancient, treasure, map, courage, good versus evil, peril ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, latin america, south america ...
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 9.3
 290K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: humorous, offbeat, dark humor, entertaining, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, mad scientist, adventure, time travel, inventions and discoveries, grandfather grandson relationship, youth, imaginary, odd, prodigy, disorder, family relations ...
Place: usa
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 7.1
 104K
Anastasia (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This animated adventure retells the story of the lost daughter of Russia's last czar. The evil Rasputin places a curse on the Romanov family, and Anastasia and her grandmother, Empress Maria, get separated. After growing up in an orphanage, ...
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, factual, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: princess, adventure, royal family, cinderella story, childhood, family, good versus evil, memory loss, hopes, destiny, happy ending, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia, france, europe, paris france
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 7.1
 3K
W.I.T.C.H. (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: W.I.T.C.H. is a European animated magical girl television series based on the Italian comic book series of the same name created by Gary Tomlin and Elisabetta Gnone. The series was produced by SIP Animation in association with and participation from ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, comic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, heroes, adventure, teenage life, team, rescue mission, parallel world, betrayal, youth, friends, freedom fighter, family ...
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 6.7
 96K
Epic (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, friendship, teenage life, protector, save the kingdom, young heroes, birds, queen, family ...
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The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, fairy tale, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fairy, good versus evil, supernatural ability, magical, creature, journey, friendship, curses spells and rituals, mythology, imaginary kingdom, imaginary ...
Place: virginia, usa, new york
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 8.2
 860K
Up (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives ...
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, follow your dream, friendship, family, loneliness, dreams, journey, friends, obsessive quest, dog, aging, mischievous children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america, venezuela, mount everest
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National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, scenic, realistic, intellectual ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, riddles and clues, treasure, adventure, archaeologist, artifact, tombs and skeletons, map, adventurer, journey, ancient, search ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century, 1770s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey, jerusalem, pennsylvania ...
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The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, good versus evil, chosen one, young heroes, youth, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, destiny ...
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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, good versus evil, adventure, bounty hunter, witch hunt, black magic, siblings relations, sacrifice, gory, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: dungeon
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 7.2
 179K
The Croods (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Croods is a prehistoric comedy adventure that follows the world's first family as they embark on a journey of a lifetime when the cave that has always shielded them from danger is destroyed. Traveling across a spectacular landscape, the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, survival, journey, youth, family life, disney, parents and children, family relations, family, caveman, life turned upside down, forces of nature ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric, ancient world, prehistoric times ...
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, touching, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, witch, wizards and magicians, friendship, chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, adventure, curses spells and rituals, school, magic, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1992, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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 8.7
 28K
Young Justice (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Teenage superheroes strive to prove themselves as members of the Justice League.
Style: exciting, comic, captivating, entertaining, serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, rivalry, courage, fighting crime, heroine, heroes, adolescence, superhero team, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhuman powers, young heroes, adventure, legends and myths, danger, best friends, escapades, parents and children, teenage life, save the day, good versus evil, greek mythology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, big ben london, new jersey ...
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