Best Adventure Movies of 1988



7.3/10 IMDB

Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar. A child, Elora Danan, is born in the Nockmaar dungeons and identified as the prophesied child by a birthmark on her arm. However, before the black sorceress arrives to claim the child, Elora's mother convinces her reluctant midwife to escape with the baby. Willow, a timid farmer and aspiring sorcerer, is entrusted with delivering the royal infant from evil.

Starring: Warwick Davis, Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Jean Marsh, Patricia Hayes, Billy Barty, Pat Roach, Gavan O'Herlihy, David Steinberg, Phil Fondacaro ..
Directed by: Ron Howard
Release date: 1988-05-01

Crocodile Dundee II

5.6/10 IMDB

Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.

Starring: Paul Hogan, Linda Kozlowski, John Meillon, Ernie Dingo, Charles S. Dutton, Luis Guzmán, Stephen Root, Dennis Boutsikaris, Tatyana Ali, Colin Quinn ..
Directed by: John Cornell
Release date: 1988-05-19
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

7.2/10 IMDB

Four kids travel to the magical land of Narnia where they must battle an evil queen with the direction of the Lion, Aslan.

Release date: 1988-11-03
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : A Waltz Through the Hills

A Waltz Through the Hills

7.2/10 IMDB

When Sammy Dean and her older brother Andy are suddenly orphaned, they fear that they will be separated and placed in foster homes. So they set off along on foot, hoping to reach a ship that will take them to England and their only surviving relatives. The two young runaways must make their dangerous journey through some of the world’s harshest terrain-the wilds of the Australian outback.

Starring: Dan O'Herlihy, Ernie Dingo, Andre Jansen, Tina Kemp, Maggie Wilde West, Geoffrey Atkins, Michael Carman ..
Directed by: Frank Arnold
Release date: 1988-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : The Lion of Africa

The Lion of Africa

6.9/10 IMDB

Brooke Adams plays a woman who has to put up with Brian Dennehy's character if she wants to get across a desolate section of Africa. They fight and naturally sparks fly.

Starring: Brian Dennehy, Brooke Adams ..
Release date: 1988-06-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : Goin' Down Slow

Goin' Down Slow

6.7/10 IMDB

Starring: Shanna McCullough, Ona Zee, Robert Bullock, Joey Silvera, John Leslie, Kathleen Gentry, Dana Lynn, Alicia Monet, Megan Leigh, Howard Darkley ..
Directed by: John Leslie
Release date: 1988-01-01
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : Pancho Barnes

Pancho Barnes

7.0/10 IMDB

A made for TV movie in which Valerie Bertinelli portrays Florence Pancho Barnes, a bored socialite who decides to learn to fly

Starring: Valerie Bertinelli, Ted Wass, Sam Robards, James Stephens, Cynthia Harris, Geoffrey Lewis, Todd Allen ..
Directed by: Richard T. Heffron
Release date: 1988-10-25
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : Getting Even

Getting Even

4.2/10 IMDB

After being betrayed by a fellow Marine and spending five years in a POW camp, homeless Vietnam vet Roy Evans reunites with his commander, Dundee, and is tasked by the FBI to find his betrayer, Slisko, who is suspected of slaying several women. Slisko has also become an arms dealer, and Evans and Dundee endure the trauma of returning to Southeast Asia to apprehend their old comrade

Starring: Richard Roundtree, Michael Aronin, Harrison Muller Jr., Kate Chesher, Luigina Rocchi, Giorgio Ardisson, Peter Hintz, Antonio Cascio, Emy Valentino ..
Directed by: Leandro Lucchetti
Release date: 1988-05-24
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : Missing Link

Missing Link

6.0/10 IMDB

A million years ago in Africa: the last of the ape-humans is on flight from the humans, who killed the rest of his clan. Alone, seeking others of his kind, he traverses steps, deserts and mountains until he reaches the coast. But there are already humans, too.

Starring: Peter Elliott, Michael Gambon ..
Directed by: Carol Hughes, David Hughes
Release date: 1988-11-04
Best Adventure Movies of 1988 : A Case of Honor

A Case of Honor

4.0/10 IMDB

A Case of Honor is a 1991 film directed by Eddie Romero. After escaping from a Vietnamese pow camp where they had suffered for five years, five American soldiers attempt to get out of the country before being spotted by Russian and Vietnamese

Starring: Timothy Bottoms, John Phillip Law, Candy Raymond, Nick Nicholson, Steve Rogers, Jeff Griffith, Robert Marius, Marilyn Bautista ..
Directed by: Eddie Romero
Release date: 1988-01-01

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