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List of the best 2013 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 2013, 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.

List features Iron Man 3, Man of Steel and more. This isn't necessarily a list of all adventure movies from 2013, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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World War Z Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox, David Morse

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Sean Penn, Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig

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Despicable Me 2 Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

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Seventh Son Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Kit Harington

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Iron Man 3 Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Ben Kingsley

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Cate Blanchett, Evangeline Lilly, Ian McKellen

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Man of Steel Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner

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Planes Teri Hatcher, Val Kilmer, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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Thor: The Dark World Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, Chris Hemsworth

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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Woody Harrelson

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Oz the Great and Powerful Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, James Franco

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The Host Diane Kruger, Saoirse Ronan, Emily Browning

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Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Alexandra Daddario, Logan Lerman, Jake Abel

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The Croods Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds

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Ender's Game Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley, Viola Davis

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Monsters University Helen Mirren, Kelsey Grammer, Billy Crystal

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G.I. Joe: Retaliation Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis, Channing Tatum

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The Lone Ranger Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Armie Hammer

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Pacific Rim Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Ron Perlman

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After Earth Will Smith, Zoë Kravitz, Jaden Smith

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Escape from Planet Earth Jessica Alba, Sofía Vergara, Sarah Jessica Parker

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Star Trek Into Darkness Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve

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Jack the Giant Killer Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Ian McShane

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Mr. Peabody & Sherman Stephen Colbert, Lake Bell, Ariel Winter

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Fast & Furious 6 Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez

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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Lena Headey, Lily Collins, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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The Wolverine Hugh Jackman, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima

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Frozen Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk

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Epic Beyoncé Knowles, Amanda Seyfried, Steven Tyler

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Oblivion Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko