Adventurer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant adventurer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, suspenseful and suspense films and TV shows about / with adventurer, adventure, escapades, danger, chase, mentor, fantasy world, heroes, dialogue and rivalry plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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adventurer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as adventurer: National Treasure (2004), Inkheart (2008), Sahara (2005), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Queen of the Desert (2015), The Mummy (1999), The Adventures of Tintin (2011), Jumanji (2017), Fool's Gold (2008), The Jewel of the Nile (1985).

List of adventurer movies

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An adventure set in the early part of the 20th century, focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, mummy, obsessive quest, adventure, archaeologist, strong female character, pterodactyl, monster, dinosaur, expedition, escapades, tomb ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: paris france, europe, france, egypt
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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, serious, scenic, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeologist, riddles and clues, adventurer, artifact, map, journey, ancient, search, expedition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 11th century, 1830s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., philadelphia, pennsylvania, jerusalem ...
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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: To prevent a world war from breaking out, famous characters from Victorian literature band together to do battle against a cunning villain.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventurer, superhero, steampunk, vampire, save the world, secret service, adventure, immortality, danger, heroic mission, alternate reality, mastermind ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1890s
Place: venice, europe, siberia, mediterranean sea, berlin germany ...
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, scenic, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, wizards, obsessive quest, imaginary, adventurer, monster, adventure, magical, dragon, warrior, elf ...
Time: 2010s, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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 6.1
 72K
Inkheart (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.
Style: touching, exciting, fairy tale, stylized, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, horror for children, teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, imaginary, book, fictional reality, parents and children, family, young heroes, disappearance, real world, wizards, eavesdropping ...
Time: middle ages
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: fantasy world, dinosaur, expedition, adventurer, volcano, adventure, cave, obsessive quest, danger, natural disaster, research, mysterious place ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric times, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe, italy
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 6.0
 90K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, scenic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, treasure, adventurer, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, adventure, escapades, danger, car chase, good versus evil, tyrant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, egypt
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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, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, archaeologist, treasure hunt, artifact, adventurer, archaeology, ancient, escapades, journey, expedition, map, courage ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, latin america, peru ...
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Queen of the Desert (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: adventurer, bedouin, escapades, state affairs, political intrigue, love and romance, politics, british empire, british military, strong female character, rivalry, marriage proposal ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century, year 1915, year 1914 ...
Place: persia, middle east, turkey, cairo egypt, jordan ...
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: feel good, motivational, inspirational, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, life changing experience, loneliness, adventure, adventurer, obsessive quest, daydreamer, escape from reality, lifestyle change, travel, journal, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: iceland, usa, himalaya, new york, los angeles ...
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 7.0
 380K
The Mummy (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for ...
Style: exciting, scary, semi serious, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: archaeology, mummy, adventure, treasure hunt, ancient egypt, adventurer, tomb, archaeologist, curses spells and rituals, deadly creature, expedition, supernatural ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, north africa, cairo egypt
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National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, riddles and clues, treasure, ancient mystery, adventurer, archaeology, secret, letter, race against time, treasure hunter, president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: paris france, london, buckingham palace, france, virginia ...
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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, treasure hunt, archaeology, treasure, adventurer, artifact, chase, heroes, psychic, russian, whip ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, brazil, mexico ...
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The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, adventure, escapades, riddles and clues, amateur detective, reporter, artifact, danger, map, captain ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1940s, year 1949 ...
Place: morocco, europe, north africa
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 6.9
 301K
Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, biting, cliffhanger, wild, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: jungle, team, adventurer, teenage boy, mission, game, video game, high school, teenage girl, explorer, student, playing a video game ...
Time: 90s, year 1996, 1990s, 2010s, year 2016
Place: new hampshire
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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, holy grail, archaeology, adventurer, map, artifact, escape, courage, ancient, underwater, journey ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1910s, 30s, year 1938
Place: germany, venice, israel, jordan, alps ...
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 5.7
 72K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, yacht, ocean or sea, boat, rivalry, obsessive quest, divorce, beautiful scenery, escapades, scuba diving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, spain, caribbean, chicago illinois ...
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The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night ...
Plot: adventurer, treasure hunt, love and romance, novelist, couple relations, escapades, lifestyle, writer's life, treasure, woman in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dictator ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
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The Adventures of Puss in Boots (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The world's greatest feline fighter, lover and milk connoisseur is back in this original series filled with daring adventures, great boots, and laugh-out-loud fun! The entire family will be entranced by Puss' fantastical CG world filled ...
Style: feel good, exciting, not serious, humorous, colourful
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, cartoon cat, heroes, escapades, danger, save the day, sword fight, animal that acts human, friendship, chase, computer animation, family ...
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 8.6
 72K
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friends, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, princess, young heroes, escapades, adventurer, buddies, youth, talking animals, dog ...
Time: 2010s
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The Road to El Dorado (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a failed swindle, two con-men end up with a map to El Dorado, the fabled "city of gold," and an unintended trip to the New World. Much to their surprise, the map does lead the pair to the mythical city, where the startled ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, gold, indians, treasure, friendship, disney, culture clash, dishonesty, con artists, horse ...
Time: 16th century
Place: latin america, mexico, egypt, spain
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 8.6
 194K
Doctor Who (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, alien, space and aliens, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, save the day, space travel, gadget, adventurer, escapades ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s, 2020s
Place: london
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 6.5
 15K
Time Trap (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of students become trapped inside a mysterious cave where they discover time passes differently underground than on the surface.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense
Plot: time travel, time loop, missing person, adventurer, adventure, college professor, investigation, legend, youth, professor, climbing, archaeologist ...
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 8.1
 28K
DuckTales (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The series is a dramatization of the Duck universe comic series created by Carl Barks. The viewer follows the adventures of Scrooge McDuck and his three grandnephews, Huey, Dewey, and Louie. Important secondary characters, that often take part in ...
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: cartoon duck, adventure, mischievous children, treasure hunt, adventurer, friendship, young heroes, heroic mission, treasure, imaginary, good versus evil, gold ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa, united states
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The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, light, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, save the world, friendship, heroic mission, good versus evil, obsessive quest, adventurer, escapades, danger, university, archaeology ...
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 6.7
 42K
Jungle (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, Colombia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mysterious guide escorts an enthusiastic adventurer and his friend into the Amazon jungle, but their journey turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wild force them to fight for ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: jungle, survival, river, adventurer, raft, alone, amazon rainforest, rescue, hallucination, israeli, amazon, butterfly ...
Place: bolivia, south america
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the late 1870's - A woman hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband, who has disappeared while searching for an elusive passage to the center of the earth
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, danger, daring rescue, heroic mission, travel, wilderness, foot chase, missing person, anthropologist, tour guide, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, prehistoric times
Place: alaska, san francisco
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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Anderson’s incisive quirky comedy build up stars complex characters like in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ with Bill Murray on in the leading role. An ocean adventure documentary film maker Zissou is put in all imaginable life situations and a ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, satirical, clever ...
Plot: adventurer, rivalry, expedition, ocean or sea, pirate, submarine, loss of friend, dysfunctional family, vengeance, dangerous animal, escapades, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
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Wander Over Yonder (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The adventures of Wander, an eternally-optimistic intergalactic traveler and constant do-gooder, and his quick-tempered but loyal steed and best friend, Sylvia. The friendliest face in outer space, Wander journeys across the galaxies to spread ...
Style: exciting, feel good, semi serious, humorous, absurd
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, best friends, evil empire, optimism, adventurer, friends, space and aliens, space travel, intergalactic, hopes, ruler, distant planet ...
Time: 2010s
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Mountains of the Moon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Chander Pahar follows Shankar Choudhury, a 20 year-old that takes a job working for the Uganda Railway, and winds up quitting his job in search of diamonds and the Kenya's Mountain of the Moon. Based on the popular Bengali adventure novel of ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, entertaining, disturbing
Plot: expedition, adventurer, volcano, adventure, treasure hunt, hopes, escapades, heroes, follow your dream, gold, danger, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: africa
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