Film The Best Adventure Movies of 2008  

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List of the best 2008 adventure movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. With stories that usually revolve around traveling to faraway lands, adventure films often feature characters like pirates, kings, treasure hunters and more. These are all the adventure movies that defined the year 2008, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

Examples include The Dark Knight and WALL-E. This isn't necessarily a list of all adventure movies from 2008, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Miley Cyrus, John Travolta, Chloë Grace Moretz

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Jodie Foster, Gerard Butler, Abigail Breslin

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Brendan Fraser, Josh Hutchersonm, Seth Meyers

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Drew Barrymore, Jamie Lee Curtis, Piper Perabo

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Selena Gomez, Jim Carrey, Isla Fisher

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Taylor Momsen, AnnaSophia Robb, Lea Thompson

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Nick Nolte, Seth Rogen, Mary-Louise Parker

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Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné

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Cate Blanchett, Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf

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Emma Watson, Dustin Hoffman, Sigourney Weaver

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Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman, Kathy Najimy

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Nozomi Ōhashi, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, George Tokoro

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Chelsea Kane, Steven R. McQueen, Jason Dolley

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Emily Osment, Jennifer Stone, David Henrie

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Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger

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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

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Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Peter Dinklage

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Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon, John Goodman

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Jane Krakowski, Billy Connolly, Joel McHale

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Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges

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Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace

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Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Lee, Kevin Michael Richardson

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Tom Cruise, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Robert Downey Jr.

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Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Elle Fanning

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Neil Patrick Harris, Danneel Ackles, Christopher Meloni

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John Hurt, Seth MacFarlane, Jimmy Kimmel

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Kristin Chenoweth, Jane Lynch, Stanley Tucci

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Jennifer Connelly, Helen Mirren, Brendan Fraser

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Alec Baldwin, Fergie, Chris Rock

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Angelina Jolie, Morgan Freeman, James McAvoy

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Gemma Arterton, Eva Green, Daniel Craig

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Morena Baccarin, Amanda Tapping, Beau Bridges

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Katrina Bowden, Seth Green, James Marsden

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Jonah Hill, Ernest Borgnine, Ashley Scott

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Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan, Tim Robbins

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Lee Byung-hun, Jung Woo-sung, Song Kang-Ho

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Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Donald Sutherland

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Rachel Weisz, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Mark Ruffalo

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Kristen Stewart, Rachel Bilson, Samuel L. Jackson

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Brendan Fraser, Maria Bello, Michelle Yeoh

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Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman, David Wenham

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Jason Statham, Burt Reynolds, Claire Forlani

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Amanda Tapping, Beau Bridges, Claudia Black

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Karthi, Andrea Jeremiah, Reemma Sen

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Jason Statham, Robert Knepper, Semmy Schilt

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Jolene Blalock, Catherine Oxenberg, Boris Kodjoe

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Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Michael Angarano

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan

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Vin Diesel, Mark Strong, Michelle Yeoh

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Camilla Belle, Omar Sharif, Cliff Curtis