Top 15 underrated adventure movies from year 1990

01.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
93 min | 1990 |
6.8 (83145 votes)
|
8.89 (171 reviews)

Four teenage mutant ninja turtles emerge from the shadows to protect New York City from a gang of criminal ninjas.

02.
Quigley Down Under
119 min | 1990 |
6.9 (19029 votes)
|
8.54 (98 reviews)

Sharpshooter Matt Quigley is hired from Wyoming by an Australian rancher paying a very high price. But when Quigley arrives Down Under, all is not as it seems.

03.
The Witches
91 min | 1990 |
6.8 (35116 votes)
|
8.38 (84 reviews)

A young boy stumbles onto a witch convention and must stop them, even after he has been turned into a mouse.

04.
Captain America
97 min | 1990 |
3.2 (10962 votes)
|
4.54 (94 reviews)

Frozen in the ice for decades, Captain America is freed to battle against archcriminal The Red Skull.

05.
The Rescuers Down Under
77 min | 1990 |
6.9 (36981 votes)
|
8.2 (78 reviews)

The R.A.S. agents, Miss Bianca and Bernard, race to Australia to save a little boy and a rare golden eagle from a murderous poacher.

06.
Marked for Death
93 min | 1990 |
6.0 (19069 votes)
|
7.09 (89 reviews)

A retired DEA agent is out to hunt down and take out a Jamaican drug posse that has targeted he and his family for murder.

07.
The Adventures of Ford Fairlane
104 min | 1990 |
6.5 (16817 votes)
|
7.54 (91 reviews)

A vulgar private detective is hired to find a missing groupie and is drawn into a mystery involving a series of murders tied to the music industry.

08.
Back to the Future Part III
118 min | 1990 |
7.4 (389552 votes)
|
8.25 (262 reviews)

Stranded in 1955, Marty McFly learns about the death of Doc Brown in 1885 and must travel back in time to save him. With no fuel readily available for the DeLorean, the two must figure how to escape the Old West before Emmett is murdered.

09.
The Hunt for Red October
135 min | 1990 |
7.6 (173580 votes)
|
8.3 (250 reviews)

In November 1984, the Soviet Union's best submarine Captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the U.S. Is he trying to defect or to start a war?

10.
Dances with Wolves
181 min | 1990 |
8.0 (233492 votes)
|
8.66 (400 reviews)

Lieutenant John Dunbar, assigned to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.

11.
Navy Seals
113 min | 1990 |
5.5 (14577 votes)
|
5.99 (73 reviews)

A Navy Seal team must set out to destroy a shipment of US-built Stinger missiles that have fallen into terrorist hands.

12.
DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp
74 min | 1990 |
6.9 (24451 votes)
|
7.38 (36 reviews)

Scrooge McDuck takes Huey, Dewey, and Louie to Egypt to find a pyramid and magic lamp.

13.
The Sheltering Sky
138 min | 1990 |
6.8 (10651 votes)
|
7.23 (58 reviews)

An American couple travel abroad to revitalize their relationship. But as the trip drags on, their attempt at recovering what they once had seems futile.

14.
White Hunter Black Heart
112 min | 1990 |
6.7 (9833 votes)
|
7.06 (41 reviews)

A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa.

15.
Lord of the Flies
90 min | 1990 |
6.4 (27224 votes)
|
6.24 (110 reviews)

Stranded on an island, a group of schoolboys degenerate into savagery.

Top 1 overrated adventure movies from year 1990

01.
The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter
89 min | 1990 |
5.2 (23684 votes)
|
4.89 (64 reviews)

A young boy with a distant father enters a world of make-believe and magic through a portal within an antique book.