There are some movies that stick in your mind for the ample adventure that is played out. In any man’s heart sits a yearning for adventure, to feel the rush of danger, to answer with the right choice, and then save the day. Here are 5 great films that feature adventure from backyards to the deepest wilds in the world.
1. Second Hand Lions
This is a fantastic movie about two brothers who faced a life of adventure. Through all of it they kept true to the important and irreplaceable items of life, like family, love, honesty, justice, and many more honorable virtues. It is as enjoyable of a movie to watch the fifth time as it was the first time!
2. Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Dr. Jones, he makes the ladies swoon and always saves the day. In this particular adventure, Indy is faced with the task of getting the ark out of the hands of the Nazi’s during WWII. This movie is filled with adventure in every scene, and in typical Indiana Jones fashion, ends with good triumphing over evil.
3. Quigley Down Under
Quigley may be misunderstood and underestimated, but he always is able to get the job done. Faced with the choose of money or people, he makes the right choice and faces hardship as a result – showing that right decisions do not always lead to even roads.
4. Last of the Mohicans
This movie is partly based on actual historical events. During the French and Indian War, while discovery america was still taking place the viewer follows two daughters of a British officer and the last two Mohicans who are charged with their rescue. This movie shows that some journeys, no matter how difficult are more important than we will even know.
William Wallace is a great historical character of Scotland and very well worth reading more about. In this movie William Wallace defends his homeland and steps up to inspire his country to fight. The adventure in this movie is obvious and inspires us to think of whether we would have the principles to stand for what we believe in – even to the point of death.
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