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The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies  

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List of PG-13 sci-fi adventure movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 sci-fi adventure movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 sci-fi 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 PG-13 Sci-Fi 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 PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List contains movies like Captain America: The First Avenger and Stargate.

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Barry Levinson and Roland Emmerich have both directed a PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

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Men in Black is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg
Men in Black is a 1997 American science fiction action comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, produced by Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald and starring Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith. ...more
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Kaya Scodelario, Dylan O'Brien, Patricia Clarkson
The Maze Runner is a 2014 American science fiction dystopian action thriller film directed by Wes Ball, based on James Dashner's 2009 novel of the same name. The film is the first installment in ...more
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Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
HenryJacobs added Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough
Jurassic Park is a 1993 American science fiction adventure film directed by Steven Spielberg. It is the first installment of the Jurassic Park franchise. It is based on the 1990 novel of the ...more
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Guardians of the Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista
Guardians of the Galaxy is a 2014 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) forms a group of intergalactic "bad ...more
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Ad Astra is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Ruth Negga
Ad Astra is a 2019 American epic science fiction thriller film directed by James Gray. Twenty years after his father (Tommy Lee Jones) left on a one-way mission to Neptune in order to find signs ...more
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Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson
Captain America: The Winter Soldier is a 2014 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios ...more
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The Martian is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Sean Kenna added Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig
The Martian is a 2015 science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott, based on the novel by Andy Weir. An astronaut (Matt Damon) becomes stranded on Mars after his team assume him gone, and must ...more
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
starwarssuperfan added Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Riz Ahmed
This film is a 2016 American epic space opera film directed by Gareth Edwards. The daughter (Felicity Jones) of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move to take the plans.
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Kurt Russell, James Spader, Djimon Hounsou
Stargate is a 1994 French-American adventure science fiction film released through Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Carolco Pictures. Created by Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich, the film is the first ...more
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Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly
Ant-Man is a 2015 American superhero film directed by Peyton Reed, based on the Marvel Comics character. Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in ...more
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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a 2017 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family ...more
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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o
Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the Marvel Comics character, directed by Ryan Coogler. After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King TÂ’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) ...more
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Captain America: The First Ave... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones
Captain America: The First Avenger is a 2011 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is ...more
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Star Trek Into Darkness is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve
Star Trek Into Darkness is a 2013 American science fiction action film. It is the twelfth installment in the Star Trek franchise and the sequel to 2009's Star Trek. J. J. Abrams directed a ...more
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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo
Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a ...more
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Thor: Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett
Thor: Ragnarok is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Taika Waititi. Four years after the events of Thor: The Dark World, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) must win a gladiatorial duel against an ...more
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Star Trek is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder
Star Trek is a 2009 science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, and produced by Damon Lindelof and Bryan Burk. It is the eleventh film based on the ...more
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Spider-Man: Far From Home is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Zendaya
Spider-Man: Far From Home is a 2019 American superhero film directed by Jon Watts, based on the Marvel Comics character. While on a vacation trip to Europe with his friends, Peter Parker is ...more
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Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges
Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark (Robert ...more
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Doctor Strange is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams
Doctor Strange is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Scott Derrickson, based on the Marvel Comics character. After a career-ending car collision, brilliant but arrogant neurosurgeon ...more
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starwarssuperfan added Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson
(19 Years before Episode IV) Three years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights have been leading a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When ...more
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Star Wars: Episode VIII - The ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
starwarssuperfan added Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver
This film is a 2017 American epic space opera film written and directed by Rian Johnson. Having taken her first steps into the Jedi world, Rey (Daisy Ridley) joins Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) ...more
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Spider-Man: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PG-13 Sci-Fi Adventure Movies
Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Zendaya
Spider-Man: Homecoming is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Jon Watts, based on the Marvel Comics character. Peter Parker (Tom Holland) balances his life as an ordinary high school ...more
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Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum
War of the Worlds is a 2005 American epic science fiction disaster film and a loose adaptation of H. G. Wells's novel The War of the Worlds, directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Josh ...more
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Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris
Gravity is a 2013 science fiction thriller film directed, co-written, and produced by Alfonso Cuarón. It stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney as astronauts, and sees them stranded in ...more