Best Adventure Movies of 2016

1.

Captain Fantastic

6.5
7.9/10 IMDB

A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.

Starring: Viggo Mortensen, George MacKay, Samantha Isler, Annalise Basso, Nicholas Hamilton, Shree Crooks, Charlie Shotwell, Trin Miller, Kathryn Hahn, Steve Zahn ..
Directed by: Matt Ross
Release date: 2016-07-02
2.

Hunt for the Wilderpeople

6.4
7.9/10 IMDB

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.

Starring: Sam Neill, Julian Dennison, Rima Te Wiata, Rachel House, Rhys Darby, Oscar Kightley, Tioreore Ngatai-Melbourne, Troy Kingi, Cohen Holloway, Stan Walker ..
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Release date: 2016-03-31
3.

The Jungle Book

6.3
7.4/10 IMDB

A man-cub named Mowgli fostered by wolves. After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan, Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, Bagheera and the free-spirited bear, Baloo.

Starring: Neel Sethi, Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Scarlett Johansson, Christopher Walken, Lupita Nyong'o, Giancarlo Esposito, Garry Shandling, Jon Favreau ..
Directed by: Jon Favreau
Release date: 2016-04-07
4.

Eddie the Eagle

6.0
7.4/10 IMDB

The feel-good story of Michael 'Eddie' Edwards, an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself—even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach, Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.

Starring: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Walken, Ania Sowinski, Mads Sjøgård Pettersen, Iris Berben, Jim Broadbent, Jo Hartley, Keith Allen, Dickon Tolson ..
Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
Release date: 2016-02-26
5.

Trolls

5.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Lovable and friendly, the trolls love to play around. But one day, a mysterious giant shows up to end the party. Poppy, the optimistic leader of the Trolls, and her polar opposite, Branch, must embark on an adventure that takes them far beyond the only world they’ve ever known.

Starring: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Russell Brand, James Corden, Gwen Stefani, Iris Dohrn, Liam Henry, Aino Jawo, Caroline Hjelt ..
Directed by: Mike Mitchell, Walt Dohrn
Release date: 2016-10-13
6.

The Secret Life of Pets

5.5
6.5/10 IMDB

The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.

Starring: Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate, Lake Bell, Bobby Moynihan, Albert Brooks, Ellie Kemper, Hannibal Buress, Dana Carvey ..
Directed by: Chris Renaud
Release date: 2016-06-18
7.

The Magnificent Seven

5.4
6.9/10 IMDB

Looking to mine for gold, greedy industrialist Bartholomew Bogue seizes control of the Old West town of Rose Creek. With their lives in jeopardy, Emma Cullen and other desperate residents turn to bounty hunter Sam Chisolm for help. Chisolm recruits an eclectic group of gunslingers to take on Bogue and his ruthless henchmen. With a deadly showdown on the horizon, the seven mercenaries soon find themselves fighting for more than just money once the bullets start to fly.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio, Lee Byung-hun, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Peter Sarsgaard, Haley Bennett, Matt Bomer ..
Directed by: Antoine Fuqua
Release date: 2016-09-14
8.

Midnight Special

5.3
6.6/10 IMDB

A father and son go on the run after the dad learns his child possesses special powers.

Starring: Michael Shannon, Jaeden Martell, Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Driver, David Jensen, Sam Shepard, Scott Haze, Dana Gourrier, Paul Sparks ..
Directed by: Jeff Nichols
Release date: 2016-02-18
9.

The Legend of Tarzan

5.1
6.2/10 IMDB

Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Margot Robbie, Christoph Waltz, Samuel L. Jackson, Djimon Hounsou, Jim Broadbent, Casper Crump, Yule Masiteng, Ben Chaplin, Sidney Ralitsoele ..
Directed by: David Yates
Release date: 2016-06-29
10.

Doctor Who: The Return Of Doctor Mysterio

4.6
7.4/10 IMDB

The Doctor join forces with a masked Superhero for an epic New York adventure. With brain-swapping aliens poised to attack, the Doctor and Nardole link up with an investigative reporter and a mysterious figure known only as The Ghost.

Starring: Peter Capaldi, Matt Lucas, Justin Chatwin, Charity Wakefield, Tommy Edun, Aleksandar Jovanovi?, Logan Hoffman ..
Directed by: Edward Bazalgette
Release date: 2016-12-25

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