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The Best PG Action/Adventure Movies

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

This is a list that features movies like Monty Python and the Holy Grail and Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark.

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    Steve Guttenberg, Ally Sheedy

    Released1986

    Directed byJohn Badham

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    Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1985

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter

    Released2004

    Directed byBrad Bird

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher

    Released1977

    Directed byGeorge Lucas

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    Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak

    Released1982

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher

    Released1983

    Directed byRichard Marquand

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    Sylvester Stallone, Joe Frazier

    Released1976

    Directed byJohn G. Avildsen

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    Directed byIrvin Kershner

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    Chevy Chase, Steve Martin

    Released1986

    Directed byJohn Landis

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    Frozen

    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

    Released2013

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    Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley

    Released1999

    Directed byGeorge Lucas

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    Sean Connery, Kim Basinger

    Released1983

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    Burgess Meredith, Cesar Romero

    Released1966

    Directed byLeslie H. Martinson

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    Kenneth Branagh, Jason Clarke

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    Jumanji

    Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams

    Released1995

    Directed byJoe Johnston

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    Released1985

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    Sean Connery, Sammy Davis

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    Robin Williams, Ben Stiller

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    Robin Williams, Ben Stiller

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    Jennifer Connelly, Timothy Dalton

    Released1991

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