Film The Best Adventure Movies of 2012  

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List of the best 2012 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 2012, 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.

This list features movies like The Hunger Games and The Amazing Spider-Man. This isn't necessarily a list of all adventure movies from 2012, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Vanessa Hudgens, Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine

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Antonio Banderas, Gilles Marini, Chris Miller

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Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

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Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Orlando Bloom

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Anna Kendrick, John Goodman, Ariel Winter

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Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans

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Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick

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Gérard Depardieu, Irrfan Khan, Tabu

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Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Javier Bardem

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Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson

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Sarah Silverman, Jane Lynch, Mindy Kaling

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Julia Roberts, Lily Collins, Sean Bean

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Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Michelle Rodriguez

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Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Jeremy Renner

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Willem Dafoe, Bryan Cranston, Mark Strong

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Dar Salim, Johan Philip Asbæk, Soren Malling

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Ricky Gervais

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Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Colin Farrell

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Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Rosamund Pike

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Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba

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Kelly Hu, Dave Bautista, Ron Perlman

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Lea Michele, Kelsey Grammer, Patrick Stewart

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Christopher Lloyd, Kevin McDonald, Devon Bostick

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Salman Khan

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Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher

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Maria Flor, João Miguel, Caio Blat

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Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams, Kirsten Dunst

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Denise Richards, Indiana Evans, Christopher Atkins

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The Fourth Dimension Val Kilmer, Rachel Korine, Igor Sergeyev

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Heiko Pinkowski, Noémi Besedes, Mario Mentrup

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Jackie Chan, Oliver Platt, Shu Qi

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Daniela Ruah, Bryan Cranston, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Gustaf Skarsgård, Anders Baasmo Christiansen, Agnes Kittelsen

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Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Charlotte Le Bon

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Salma Hayek, David Tennant, Hugh Grant

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Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore

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Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth

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Halle Berry, Tom Hanks, Susan Sarandon

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Rihanna, Brooklyn Decker, Liam Neeson

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Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li

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Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Drake

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Paul Schneider, Olivia Munn, Kevin Heffernan

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357 Magnumm

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The Great Khali, Liya Kebede, Lambert Wilson

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Jessica Chastain, Chris Rock, Ben Stiller

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Sean Connery, Alan Cumming, Ruby Wax

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Lili Simmons, Billy Campbell, Matt O'Leary

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Roselyn Sánchez, Ernie Reyes, Jr.

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Sachin Khedekar, Aanjjan Srivastav, Rajeshwari Sachdev