Top 24 underrated adventure movies from year 2001

01.
Bubble Boy
84 min | 2001 |
5.6 (29560 votes)
|
7.53 (131 reviews)

Bubble Boy's been in a bubble all his life due to no immune system. A cute blonde girl befriends BB. Her boyfriend proposes and BB decides to travel across USA to Niagara Falls to stop the wedding.

02.
Spy Kids
88 min | 2001 |
5.5 (105672 votes)
|
7.27 (166 reviews)

The children of secret-agent parents must save them from danger.

03.
Joe Dirt
91 min | 2001 |
6.0 (50146 votes)
|
7.4 (139 reviews)

After being abandoned by his parents at the Grand Canyon, Joe Dirt tells the story of his journey to find his parents.

04.
Osmosis Jones
95 min | 2001 |
6.3 (31570 votes)
|
7.45 (125 reviews)

A policeman white blood cell, with the help of a cold pill, must stop a deadly virus from destroying the human they live in, Frank.

05.
Pootie Tang
81 min | 2001 |
5.3 (13239 votes)
|
6.24 (99 reviews)

"The Man" is baffled by a chill hero's invincible weapon: gibberish.

06.
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles
92 min | 2001 |
4.8 (22867 votes)
|
5.68 (93 reviews)

Australian Outback adventurer Mick "Crocodile" Dundee travels to Los Angeles with his young son while his longtime companion suspects foul play at a movie studio.

07.
A Knight's Tale
132 min | 2001 |
6.9 (165674 votes)
|
7.75 (525 reviews)

After his master dies, a peasant squire, fueled by his desire for food and glory, creates a new identity for himself as a knight.

08.
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
100 min | 2001 |
5.8 (194181 votes)
|
6.6 (583 reviews)

Video game adventurer Lara Croft comes to life in a movie where she races against time and villains to recover powerful ancient artifacts.

09.
Rat Race
112 min | 2001 |
6.4 (106822 votes)
|
7.19 (376 reviews)

A Las Vegas casino magnate, determined to find a new avenue for wagering, sets up a race for money.

10.
Metropolis
108 min | 2001 |
7.2 (19790 votes)
|
7.98 (100 reviews)

Kenichi and his uncle Shunsaku Ban must find the mystery behind robot girl Tima.

11.
Monsters, Inc.
92 min | 2001 |
8.0 (789585 votes)
|
8.59 (546 reviews)

In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think.

12.
Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius
82 min | 2001 |
6.0 (29928 votes)
|
6.57 (97 reviews)

An eight-year-old boy genius and his friends must rescue their parents after the adults are abducted by aliens.

13.
Atlantis: The Lost Empire
95 min | 2001 |
6.9 (100365 votes)
|
7.4 (248 reviews)

A young adventurer named Milo Thatch joins an intrepid group of explorers to find the mysterious lost continent of Atlantis.

14.
Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India
224 min | 2001 |
8.1 (101365 votes)
|
8.56 (240 reviews)

The people of a small village in Victorian India stake their future on a game of cricket against their ruthless British rulers.

15.
Spirited Away
125 min | 2001 |
8.6 (618315 votes)
|
9.02 (1151 reviews)

During her family's move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts.

16.
The Mummy Returns
130 min | 2001 |
6.3 (295137 votes)
|
6.69 (702 reviews)

The mummified body of Imhotep is shipped to a museum in London, where he once again wakes and begins his campaign of rage and terror.

17.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
152 min | 2001 |
7.6 (618587 votes)
|
7.93 (1400 reviews)

An orphaned boy enrolls in a school of wizardry, where he learns the truth about himself, his family and the terrible evil that haunts the magical world.

18.
Shrek
90 min | 2001 |
7.8 (596386 votes)
|
8.1 (847 reviews)

A mean lord exiles fairytale creatures to the swamp of a grumpy ogre, who must go on a quest and rescue a princess for the lord in order to get his land back.

19.
The Fast and the Furious
106 min | 2001 |
6.8 (338761 votes)
|
7.05 (738 reviews)

Los Angeles police officer Brian O'Conner must decide where his loyalty really lies when he becomes enamored with the street racing world he has been sent undercover to destroy.

20.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
178 min | 2001 |
8.8 (1608751 votes)
|
8.92 (4608 reviews)

A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

21.
Y Tu Mamá También
106 min | 2001 |
7.6 (112866 votes)
|
7.72 (303 reviews)

In Mexico, two teenage boys and an attractive older woman embark on a road trip and learn a thing or two about life, friendship, sex, and each other.

22.
The Musketeer - Der junge D'Artagnan
104 min | 2001 |
4.7 (13460 votes)
|
4.76 (218 reviews)

Alexander Dumas' novel is updated with an eastern influence as D'Artagnan attempts to join the king's elite guards, the Royal Musketeers, and find the man who killed his parents.

23.
The Mexican
123 min | 2001 |
6.1 (101251 votes)
|
6.08 (250 reviews)

A man tries to transport an ancient gun called The Mexican, believed to carry a curse, back across the border, while his girlfriend pressures him to give up his criminal ways.

24.
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
106 min | 2001 |
6.4 (79355 votes)
|
6.25 (579 reviews)

A scientist makes a last stand on Earth with the help of a ragtag team of soldiers against an invasion of alien phantoms.

Top 5 overrated adventure movies from year 2001

01.
Jurassic Park III
92 min | 2001 |
5.9 (288814 votes)
|
4.5 (943 reviews)

A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Grant to go to Isla Sorna for a holiday, but their unexpected landing startles the island's new inhabitants.

02.
Black Knight
95 min | 2001 |
4.9 (37294 votes)
|
4.23 (101 reviews)

Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.

03.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence
146 min | 2001 |
7.2 (285099 votes)
|
6.55 (1551 reviews)

A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become "real" so that he can regain the love of his human mother.

04.
Brotherhood of the Wolf
142 min | 2001 |
7.0 (61471 votes)
|
6.46 (363 reviews)

In 18th-century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent to the Gevaudan province at the king's behest to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast.

05.
Planet of the Apes
119 min | 2001 |
5.7 (207193 votes)
|
5.22 (951 reviews)

In 2029, an Air Force astronaut crash-lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.