Best Adventure Movies of 1975
Monty Python and the Holy Grail
King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black Knight who, despite having had all his limbs chopped off, insists he can still fight. They reach Camelot, but Arthur decides not to enter, as "it is a silly place".
The Man Who Would Be King
A robust adventure about two British adventurers who take over primitive Kafiristan as "godlike" rulers, meeting a tragic end through their desire for a native girl. Based on a short story by Rudyard Kipling.
Director Phil Karlson harks back to the no-nonsense, no-thrills directness of his 1950s "B" pictures in Framed. Joe Don Baker plays Ron, a high-rolling gambler that always seems to loose his big scores. Framed by the film's villains after a big win gambling with high rollers-- Ron is carted off to prison. Upon his release, he embarks upon a carefully calculated campaign of revenge.
The Boy Who Talked to Badgers
A young boy gets along better with the animals he befriends around his family's Canadian farm than with the people he lives with.
A story about a teenage boy who runs away from his foster home after wrongly being accused of theft and soon crosses paths with a young leopard which has escaped from a wild-animal compound during a lightning storm.
The notorious Captain Hipps and her crew of scurvy dogs capture the crew of the French frigate "Fuckeau" and bring them back to their lair for inspection. The blonde captain enjoys her black henchman's huge meat sword before getting down to business on her new slaves. They divide their booty equally and enjoy every inch of flesh on their newfound riches! As an epic swashbuckler, Pleasure Island fails miserably. As a raunchy, nasty, cum dripping fuckfest, it delivers in spades. Nearly every minute of it's running time is packed with filthy action, even during the swordfights! Add in a few moments of incredibly bad taste and you have one of the few "pirate porn" films that will satisfy even real pirates!
Walking Tall Part II
Sheriff Buford Pusser continues his one-man war against moonshiners and a ruthless crime syndicate after the murder of his wife in late 1960's Tennessee.
Children on lonely farm outwit escaped Dartmoor prisoners.
The Mystery of the Million Dollar Hockey Puck
A young orphan overhears a plot by thieves to smuggle diamonds out of Canada in the equipment of his favorite hockey team, the Montreal Canadiens.
The Great Waldo Pepper
A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed.