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Adventure Movie Reviews

Take a journey without leaving your couch

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Adventure Films: Reviews, Trailers, Information and More

Prepare your snacks and get ready to embark on an epic adventure. Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings" prequel, "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," is a lovely epitomic example of this genre, as you feel like you are right there with Frodo as he takes on trolls and dragons. Another one not-to-miss is the first of the blockbuster "The Hunger Games" series. A great adventure can begin in your living room ... and best of all you don't have to bring any of that awful Elvish bread.

Explore the underground world of The Boxtrolls

The Boxtrolls
This beautifully animated epic transports viewers to a Dickensian dream world where monsters lurk beneath the streets. Take a look at GAYOT's review to learn more about the eponymous cardboard-clad creatures and the painstaking process through which they were created.

Explore the underground world of The Boxtrolls

Man of Steel
Director Zack Snyder attempts to create the definitive Superman movie, but despite the stupendous special effects and star-studded cast, his effort falls short by a large measure.
Henry Cavill plays Superman in Man of Steel

James Franco and Mila Kunis in Oz the Great and Powerful
Oz the Great and Powerful
Director Sam Raimi has created a visually spectacular movie that both adults and children will enjoy with this "Wizard of Oz" prequel, featuring a fascinating set of characters.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
This rousing prequel to "The Lord of the Rings" is the first in a three-part adaptation of Tolkien's precursor to the beloved trilogy.
Martin Freeman in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Movie Alice in Wonderland
The Amazing Spider-Man
Movie Avatar
Babylon A.D.
The Boxtrolls
The Brothers Grimm
The Bucket List
Movie Captain America: The First Avenger
Movie Cars 2
Movie Centurion
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
Clash of the Titans
The Darjeeling Limited
Everything Is Illuminated
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
Get Smart
Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
The Hunger Games
The Incredible Hulk
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Inglourious Basterds
Movie Iron Man
Movie Iron Man 2
Journey to the Center of the Earth

Land of the Lost
The Losers
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
Man of Steel
The Motorcycle Diaries
The New World
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Pirates of the Caribbean:
Dead Man's Chest

Movie Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Movie Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Quantum of Solace
The Road
The Rum Diary
Movie Sanctum
The Secret Life of Bees
Movie Sherlock Holmes
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
Movie Shrek Forever After
Snow White and the Huntsman
Spider-Man 3
Star Trek
Movie Sucker Punch
Terminator Salvation
Total Recall
Movie Toy Story 3
Movie True Grit
Where the Wild Things Are
Wrath of the Titans
Movie X-Men: First Class


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