The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies Films

The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

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List of R-Rated adventure movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated adventure movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Adventure movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated adventure movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Adventure movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Adventure films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Adventure film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

This list includes Gladiator, The Matrix and more.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated adventure movies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated adventure movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new adventure movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great adventure movies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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What kind of directors have worked on Adventure R movies in the past? Kevin Costner and Sylvester Stallone both have, as have other great directors.

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    V for Vendetta is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    V for Vendetta Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving

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    The Matrix is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    The Matrix Keanu Reeves, Hugo Weaving, Carrie-Anne Moss

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    Gladiator is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Gladiator Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen

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    Apocalypse Now is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Apocalypse Now Marlon Brando, Harrison Ford, Robert Duvall

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    Alien is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Alien Sigourney Weaver, John Hurt, Ian Holm

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    Aliens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Aliens Sigourney Weaver, Bill Paxton, Michael Biehn

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    Good is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Good Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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    300 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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    Starship Troopers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Starship Troopers Neil Patrick Harris, Denise Richards, Amy Smart

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    Speed is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Speed Sandra Bullock, Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper

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    Children of Men is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Children of Men Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Michael Caine

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    True Grit is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    True Grit Matt Damon, Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin

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    Dogma is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Dogma Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Rock

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    The Blues Brothers is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    The Blues Brothers Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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    Mad Max 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Mad Max 2 Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Vernon Wells

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    Vacation is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Vacation Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy

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    Total Recall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Total Recall Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside

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    First Blood is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso

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    Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Zombieland Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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    For a Few Dollars More is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    For a Few Dollars More Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Sergio Leone

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    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci

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    127 Hours is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    127 Hours James Franco, Kate Mara, Lizzy Caplan

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    Deliverance is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Deliverance Burt Reynolds, Jon Voight, Ned Beatty

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    Troy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Troy Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Rose Byrne

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    Inglourious Basterds is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Inglourious Basterds Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger

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    Alien 3 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Alien 3 Sigourney Weaver, Charles Dance, Paul McGann

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    Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

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    The Matrix Revolutions is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    The Matrix Revolutions Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Jada Pinkett Smith

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    Midnight Express is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Midnight Express John Hurt, Randy Quaid, Brad Davis

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    Kingdom of Heaven is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Kingdom of Heaven Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton

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    Runaway Train is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Runaway Train Jon Voight, Rebecca De Mornay, Eric Roberts

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    Conan the Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Conan the Barbarian Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow

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    Commando is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Commando Arnold Schwarzenegger, Alyssa Milano, Bill Paxton

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    The Missing is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Cate Blanchett, Evan Rachel Wood, Val Kilmer

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    Uncommon Valor is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Uncommon Valor Gene Hackman, Patrick Swayze, Michael Dudikoff

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    Stand by Me is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Stand by Me Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, John Cusack

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    Blood Diamond is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Blood Diamond Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Michael Sheen

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    Alexander is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Alexander Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer, Colin Farrell

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    Paul is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Paul Steven Spielberg, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Wiig

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    Tarzan, the Ape Man is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Bo Derek, Richard Harris, John Phillip Law

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    Bad Boys II is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Bad Boys II Megan Fox, Will Smith, Dan Marino

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    Alive is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Alive John Malkovich, Ethan Hawke, Josh Lucas

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    Mad Max is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Mad Max Mel Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley

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    Little Miss Sunshine is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Little Miss Sunshine Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, Toni Collette

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    The Ghost and the Darkness is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    The Ghost and the Darkness Val Kilmer, Michael Douglas, Emily Mortimer

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    Apocalypto is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Apocalypto Raoul Trujillo, Gerardo Taracena, Israel Contreras

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    Equilibrium is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

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    Equilibrium Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Taye Diggs

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    Beyond Rangoon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Beyond Rangoon Patricia Arquette, Frances McDormand, Spalding Gray

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    Harold & Kumar Go to White Cas... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle Ryan Reynolds, Neil Patrick Harris, Malin Åkerman

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    Training Day is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best R-Rated Adventure Movies

    Training Day Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

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