1981 Adventure Movies

Back Roads (1981)

Back Roads

  • 50%
  • R
  • 94 min
  • Adventure

A prostitute and a drifter find themselves bound together as they make their way through the rural South, doing what they have to do to survive.

Bustin' Loose (1981)

Bustin' Loose

    • R
    • 94 min
    • Comedy

    After ex-con Joe Braxton violates his probation he is given a second chance, all he has to do is drive a group of special kids across the country. What could possibly go wrong?

    Chi trova un amico, trova un tesoro (1981)

    Chi trova un amico, trova un tesoro

      • 102 min
      • Adventure

      Alan et son ami Charlie partent à la recherche d'un mystérieux trésor situé sur une île de l'Océan Pacifique. Pour mettre la main sur ledit trésor, ils vont devoir se débarasser de quelques concurrents...

      Condorman (1981)

      Condorman

      • 25%
      • PG
      • 90 min
      • Action

      Cartoonist Woody becomes the superhero he draws. Using his gadgets he helps a Soviet spy defect to the West.

      Davaro (1981)

      Davaro

        • 94 min
        • Adventure

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        Death Hunt (1981)

        Death Hunt

          • R
          • 97 min
          • Action

          Canada 1931: The unsociable trapper Johnson lives for himself in the ice-cold mountains near the Yukon river. During a visit in the town he witnesses a dog-fight. He interrupts the game and buys one of the dogs - almost dead already - for $200 against the owner's will. When the owner Hasel complains to Mountie Sergeant Millen, he refuses to take action. But then the loathing breeder and his friends accuse Johnson of murder. So Millen, although sympathetic, has to try to take him under arrest -...

          Force: Five (1981)

          Force: Five

            • 96 min
            • Action

            A martial-arts expert leads a team of fellow martial artists to rescue a senator's daughter from an island ruled by the evil leader of a fanatical religious cult.

            Goliath Awaits (1981)

            Goliath Awaits

              • PG
              • 200 min
              • Adventure

              During World War II the passenger liner "Goliath" is sunk by a German submarine. Portions of the ship's hull remain airtight, and some of the passengers and crew survive. Over the decades they build a rigidly regulated society completely isolated from the surface world, until in contemporary times a diving team begins to explore the wreck. Written by Marg Baskin <[email protected]>

              Great White (1981)

              Great White

                • 88 min
                • Adventure

                An enormous and angry 35 foot Great White Shark takes revenge on humans when they build a beach just for swimmers by a coastal town. After several shark attacks, and the Mayor does nothing to stop it, James Franisscus and Vic Morrow sail in pursuit to stop it.

                Hänsel und Gretel (1981)

                Hänsel und Gretel

                  • Unrated
                  • 109 min
                  • Family

                  Engelbert Humperdinck's beloved musical fairy tale HÄNSEL UND GRETEL is brought to life by Sir Georg Solti and an illustrious cast - all part of a shimmering production that continues to enchant audiences of all ages.

                  Hellhole Women (1981)

                  Hellhole Women

                    • 67 min
                    • Action

                    Soon after newlyweds Olga (Uta Koepke) and Michel (Angel Caballero) set foot on the grounds of a notorious women's prison, they're arrested by topless guards and ushered behind bare, where the warden (transsexual adult film star Ajita Wilson) quickly dismisses Michel but demands that Olga do a little time. Director Jesus Franco also makes an appearance as a masochistic white enslaver in this erotically over-the-top S&M romp.

                    La chèvre (1981)

                    La chèvre

                      • 95 min
                      • Adventure

                      When the boss' unlucky daughter is missing in South America, Campana is sent to watch the boss' most unlucky employee who is sent as a private detective in hopes he can duplicate the daughter's mistakes.

                      Le professionnel (1981)

                      Le professionnel

                        • 108 min
                        • Action

                        French secret agent Joss Baumont is sent to kill the president Njala of an African country. However, a counter-order is given before he can execute his mission and he is abandoned in the hands of foreign authorities. He escapes and seeks revenge by pursuing what was his original mission.

                        Loch Ness Horror (1981)

                        Loch Ness Horror

                          • PG
                          • 89 min
                          • Adventure

                          Hunters set out to catch the legendary Scottish monster that has defied explanation and eluded capture since the 1940s.

                          Lung fu siu yeh (1981)

                          Lung fu siu yeh

                            • R
                            • 110 min
                            • Action

                            A rich young man seeks to make a name for himself by being the one to discover a lost treasure. He teams up with a streetwise kung-fu artist and together, they set out to not only find the treasure, but to figure out who is behind the mysterious deaths of the treasure hunters before them. Written by William Pagan <[email protected]>

                            Misterio en la isla de los monstruos (1981)

                            Misterio en la isla de los monstruos

                              • Unrated
                              • 100 min
                              • Adventure

                              A young European boy living in San Francisco is reluctant to marry his long-term girlfriend because he wants to travel around the world first. His wealthy uncle agrees to send him on a global expedition aboard his ship, but en route the boy and his travelling companion are shipwrecked on a remote island, populated by countless prehistoric creatures as well as gold-hunting bandits. Written by Jonathon Dabell <[email protected]>

                              Race for the Yankee Zephyr (1981)

                              Race for the Yankee Zephyr

                                • PG
                                • 108 min
                                • Action

                                In a lake high in the mountains of New Zealand hunter Gibbie Gibson discovers a plane wreck from ww-ii. When he tells it around, a gang of crooks follows and threatens him and his daughter, because they know there are 50 million dollars in the wreck. Helicopter pilot Barney helps Gibbie against them, risking his life thereby.

                                - Written by

                                Tom Zoerner <[email protected]>

                                St. Helens (1981)

                                St. Helens

                                  • PG-13
                                  • 92 min
                                  • Adventure

                                  Dramatization of the 1980 eruption of Mt. St. Helens. The movie begins with the volcano's awakening on March 20 and ends with its eruption on May 18, 1980. Written by Neal Harkner <[email protected]>

                                  The Archer: Fugitive from the Empire (1981)

                                  The Archer: Fugitive from the Empire

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 89 min
                                    • Fantasy

                                    The hero is given his mentor's bow (the Heartbow) which chooses its new owner when passed on. It fires arrows that blow up like grenades, but can only be wielded by the one chosen to wield her. The hero is a member of a nomadic tribe wiped out by the Draikian Empire's forces. He attempts to find the wizard Lazar-Sa who might be able to help him. He is joined by a thief looking for adventure and cash, and the daughter of a goddess, Estra, looking to revenger herself on Lazar-Sa for...

                                    The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island (1981)

                                    The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island

                                      • Unrated
                                      • 120 min
                                      • Adventure

                                      The famous Harlem Globetrotters crash land on Gilligans Island, immediately dispatching a terrifying 'shark' by throwing basketballs at it. A mad doctor and his accomplice plan to take over the island for its rich energy supply by scaring off Gilligan and his buddies, but it soon settles to a basketball match between the doctors robots and the aforementioned Globetrotters Written by Paul cartwright <[email protected]>