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The Best PG Adventure Movies

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

List movies include Jaws, Back to the Future and more.

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    Minions
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    Minions

    Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm

    Released2015

    Directed byPierre Coffin, Kyle Balda

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  • 2
    Despicable Me Franchise
    385
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  • 3
    Spirited Away
    81
    28

    Spirited Away

    Miyu Irino, Bunta Sugawara

    Released2001

    Directed byHayao Miyazaki

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  • 4
    The Adventures of Robin Hood
    60
    13

    The Adventures of Robin Hood

    Olivia de Havilland, Errol Flynn

    Released1938

    Directed byMichael Curtiz, William Keighley

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  • 5
    Galaxy Quest
    63
    18

    Galaxy Quest

    Sigourney Weaver, Alan Rickman

    Released1999

    Directed byDean Parisot

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  • 6
    Star Trek Franchise
    78
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  • 7
    Close Encounters of the Third Kind
    72
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    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr

    Released1977

    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 8
    Pee-wee's Big Adventure
    63
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    Pee-wee's Big Adventure

    Phil Hartman, Morgan Fairchild

    Released1985

    Directed byTim Burton

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  • 9
    Superman II
    60
    16

    Superman II

    Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve

    Released1980

    Directed byRichard Lester, Richard Donner

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  • 10
    The Iron Giant
    63
    21

    The Iron Giant

    Jennifer Aniston, Vin Diesel

    Released1999

    Directed byBrad Bird

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  • 11
    Tron
    51
    12

    Tron

    Jeff Bridges, David Warner

    Released1982

    Directed bySteven Lisberger

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  • 12
    Fantastic Mr. Fox
    61
    21

    Fantastic Mr. Fox

    George Clooney, Meryl Streep

    Released2009

    Directed byWes Anderson

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  • 13
    Legend
    52
    13

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    Tom Cruise, Tim Curry

    Released1985

    Directed byRidley Scott

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  • 14
    Lassie
    46
    10

    Lassie

    Michelle Williams, Helen Slater

    Released1994

    Directed byDaniel Petrie

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  • 15
    Clash of the Titans
    45
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    Clash of the Titans

    Ursula Andress, Maggie Smith

    Released1981

    Directed byDesmond Davis

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    Coraline
    48
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    Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning

    Released2009

    Directed byHenry Selick

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  • 17
    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
    55
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    Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

    Paul Newman, Robert Redford

    Released1969

    Directed byGeorge Roy Hill

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  • 18
    That Darn Cat!
    44
    9

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    Roddy McDowall, Hayley Mills

    Released1965

    Directed byRobert Stevenson

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  • 19
    The Dark Crystal
    57
    22

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    Jim Henson, Frank Oz

    Released1982

    Directed byFrank Oz, Jim Henson

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  • 20
    The Wizard
    42
    8

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    Tobey Maguire, Christian Slater

    Released1989

    Directed byTodd Holland

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  • 21
    Barbarella
    44
    10

    Barbarella

    Jane Fonda, Anita Pallenberg

    Released1968

    Directed byRoger Vadim

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  • 22
    Speed Racer
    42
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    Christina Ricci, Susan Sarandon

    Released2008

    Directed byAndy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

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  • 23
    SpaceCamp
    39
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    SpaceCamp

    Joaquin Phoenix, Kelly Preston

    Released1986

    Directed byHarry Winer

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  • 24
    The Poseidon Adventure
    41
    8

    The Poseidon Adventure

    Gene Hackman, Stella Stevens

    Released1972

    Directed byIrwin Allen, Ronald Neame

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  • 25
    The Last Starfighter
    39
    7

    The Last Starfighter

    Wil Wheaton, Robert Preston

    Released1984

    Directed byNick Castle

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