2008 Adventure Movies

City of Ember

City of Ember

  • 53%
  • PG
  • 95 min
  • Adventure

For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights - underground. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing . . . and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. Now, in a race against time, the citizens must search Ember for clues that will unlock the ancient mystery of the city's existence, and escape before the lights go out forever.

In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale

In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale

    • PG-13
    • 127 min
    • Action

    A simple family man (Jason Statham) is forced to take up arms after an evil sorcerer (Ray Liotta) unleashes an army of bloodthirsty beasts that destroy his small village and capture his beautiful wife (Claire Forlani). As the marauding forces overrun the land in an effort to overthrow the king (Burt Reynolds) and his loyal magus (John Rhys-Davies), the once peace-loving peasant and his two companions (Ron Perlman and Will Sanderson) venture into perilous, uncharted terrain on a daring rescue mission. In this breathtaking fantasy adventure, director Uwe Boll conjures up a medieval world filled with royal treachery, dark magic and spectacular battles, all set against some of the most awe-inspiring vistas ever captured on film.

    Transporter 3

    Transporter 3

    • 37%
    • PG-13
    • 100 min
    • Action

    Jason Statham's professional driver with a lethal kick is back in Transporter 3, with The Red Siren's Olivier Megaton taking over the directing duties from Louis Leterrier. The EuropaCorp production continues the successful series, with Luc Besson and Steven Chasman returning as producers.

    Son of Rambow

    Son of Rambow

      • PG-13
      • 96 min
      • Action

      A nostalgic trip back to the 1980s, "Son of Rambow" is an inventive valentine to an era where, for the first time in history, young minds had access to technology that allowed them to create their own stories while paying homage to their larger-than-life heroes from the movies that inspired them.

      The Secret of Moonacre

      The Secret of Moonacre

      • 20%
      • NONE
      • 103 min
      • Adventure

      Based on the classic children's novel "The Little White Horse," by Elizabeth Goudge.

      Richards plays Maria, an orphan sent to live with her uncle in mysterious Moonacre Manor. There she enters a world of magical creatures and discovers that she's the only person who can undo an ancient curse and save Moonacre Valley.

      Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo

      Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo

        • R
        • 102 min
        • Adventure

        Follows the cross-country adventures of the pot-smoking duo as they try to outrun authorities who suspect them of being terrorists when they try to sneak a bong on board their flight to Amsterdam.

        Star Wars: The Clone Wars

        Star Wars: The Clone Wars

        • 18%
        • PG
        • 98 min
        • Animation

        On the front lines of an intergalactic struggle between good and evil, fans young and old will join such favorite characters as Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Padmé Amidala, along with brand-new heroes like Anakin's padawan learner, Ahsoka. Sinister villains - led by Palpatine, Count Dooku and General Grievous - are poised to rule the galaxy. Stakes are high, and the fate of the "Star Wars" universe rests in the hands of the daring Jedi Knights. Their exploits lead to the action-packed battles and astonishing new revelations that fill "Star Wars: The Clone Wars."

        Rogue

        Rogue

        • 100%
        • R
        • 92 min
        • Action

        "Rogue" centers on a cynical U.S. travel writer who goes on a river cruise captained by a tough Australian woman and finds himself among a group of people stranded on a tidal mud island. There, they are stalked by a giant crocodile.

        Starship Troopers 3: Marauder

        Starship Troopers 3: Marauder

        • 50%
        • NONE
        • 105 min
        • Action

        The war against the Bugs continues! A Federation starship crash-lands on the distant alien planet OM-1, stranding beloved leader Sky Marshal Anoke and several others, including comely but tough pilot Lola Beck. It's up to Colonel Johnny Rico, reluctant hero of the original Bug Invasion on Planet P, to lead a team of troopers on a daring rescue mission.

        The Tale of Despereaux

        The Tale of Despereaux

        • 56%
        • G
        • 100 min
        • Adventure

        The tale of three unlikely heroes - a misfit mouse who prefers reading books to eating them, an unhappy rat who schemes to leave the darkness of the dungeon, and a bumbling servant girl with cauliflower ears - whose fates are intertwined with that of the castle's princess.