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The Best Adventure Movies of 2009  

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List of the best 2009 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 2009, 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 Avatar and Up. This isn't necessarily a list of all adventure movies from 2009, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman
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George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Bill Murray
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Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné
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Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder
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Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez
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Amanda Peet, Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton
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Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, AnnaSophia Robb
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Selena Gomez, Maria Canals Barrera, Jennifer Stone
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Amy Sedaris, Diedrich Bader, Nolan Gould
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Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Ben Stiller
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Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright
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Reese Witherspoon, Amy Poehler, Renée Zellweger
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Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Steve Buscemi
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Mark Ruffalo, Forest Whitaker, James Gandolfini
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Charlize Theron, Kristen Bell, Nicolas Cage
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Brendan Gleeson, Mick Lally, Paul Tylak
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Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Diane Kruger
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Charlize Theron, Robert Duvall, Viggo Mortensen
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Richard Pryor, Arsenio Hall, Salli Richardson
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Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning, Ian McShane
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Ashley Tisdale, J.K. Simmons, Kevin Nealon
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Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray
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Tricia Helfer, Christopher Meloni, Michael Madsen
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Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter
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Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig, Jane Lynch