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The Best PG Adventure Comedies 

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Updated April 14, 2020 675 votes 73 voters 7k views 44 items

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List of PG adventure comedies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG adventure comedies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG Adventure Comedy movie of all time is. This list of popular PG adventure comedies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG Adventure Comedy 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 Adventure Comedy films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG Adventure Comedy film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List contains movies like The Princess Bride and The Gods Must Be Crazy.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best PG adventure comedies?" and "What are the most famous PG adventure comedies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new adventure comedies that are rated PG. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great adventure comedies rated PG, so get out there and start watching.

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What kind of directors have worked on PG Adventure Comedy movies in the past? Steven Spielberg and Robert Zemeckis both have, as have other great directors.

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Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

Released: 1987

Directed by: Rob Reiner

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Robin Williams, Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino

Released: 2006

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Night at the Museum is a 2006 American fantasy adventure-comedy film based on the 1993 children's book of the same name by Milan Trenc. It follows a divorced father trying to settle down, ...more

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Eric Coomer added Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams, Patricia Clarkson

Released: 1995

Directed by: Joe Johnston

Jumanji is a 1995 American fantasy adventure film directed by Joe Johnston. It is an adaptation of the 1981 children's book of the same name by Chris Van Allsburg. The film was directed by Joe ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas

Released: 1984

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

Romancing the Stone is a 1984 American action-adventure romantic comedy. Directed by Robert Zemeckis, it stars Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito. The film was followed by a 1985 ...more

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The Goonies is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PG Adventure Comedies
Eric Coomer added Corey Feldman, Josh Brolin, Sean Astin

Released: 1985

Directed by: Richard Donner

The Goonies is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Richard Donner. The screenplay was written by Chris Columbus from a story by executive producer Steven Spielberg. The film's ...more

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Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas

Released: 1985

Directed by: Lewis Teague, David Teague

The Jewel of the Nile is a 1985 action-adventure romantic comedy and a sequel to the 1984 film Romancing the Stone, with Michael Douglas, Kathleen Turner, and Danny DeVito reprising their roles. ...more

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Marius Weyers, Jamie Uys, Ken Gampu

Released: 1980

Directed by: Jamie Uys

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Amy Adams, Robin Williams, Ben Stiller

Released: 2009

Directed by: Shawn Levy

Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is a 2009 American adventure comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, and starring Ben Stiller, Amy Adams, Owen Wilson, Hank Azaria, Christopher Guest ...more

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Eric Coomer added Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, Phil Hartman

Released: 1986

Directed by: John Landis

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Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Bob Hope

Released: 1985

Directed by: John Landis

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Farrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw, Burt Reynolds

Released: 1981

Directed by: Hal Needham

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Tatyana Ali, Colin Quinn, Paul Hogan

Released: 1988

Directed by: John Cornell, Mark Turnbull

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Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Released: 2020

Directed by: Dan Scanlon

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Clint Eastwood, Beverly DAngelo, Ruth Gordon

Released: 1978

Directed by: James Fargo

Every Which Way but Loose is a 1978 American adventure comedy film, released by Warner Brothers, produced by Robert Daley and directed by James Fargo. It stars Clint Eastwood in an ...more

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Phil Hartman, Morgan Fairchild, Tim Burton

Released: 1985

Directed by: Tim Burton

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Richie Rich Macaulay Culkin, Claudia Schiffer, Reggie Jackson

Released: 1994

Directed by: Donald Petrie

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Eric Coomer added Frank Sinatra, Burt Reynolds, Jackie Chan

Released: 1984

Directed by: Hal Needham

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Michael Jordan, Steve Martin, Heather Locklear

Released: 2003

Directed by: Joe Dante

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Steve Irwin, David Wenham, Bindi Irwin

Released: 2002

Directed by: John Stainton

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Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon, John Goodman

Released: 2008

Directed by: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

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Emma Roberts, Lisa Kudrow, Don Cheadle

Released: 2009

Directed by: Thor Freudenthal

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Released: 2020

Directed by: Walt Dohrn

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Drew Barrymore, Jamie Lee Curtis, Piper Perabo

Released: 2008

Directed by: Raja Gosnell

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Willie Nelson, Joe Pesci, Danny Glover

Released: 1997

Directed by: Christopher Cain

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Robert De Niro, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Crystal

Released: 2000

Directed by: Des McAnuff

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