Top 40 underrated adventure movies from year 2016

01.
The Promise
133 min | 2016 |
5.9 (165829 votes)
|
9.31 (730 reviews)

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

02.
Risen
107 min | 2016 |
6.3 (23530 votes)
|
8.01 (172 reviews)

In 33 AD, a Roman Tribune in Judea is tasked to find the missing body of Jesus Christ, who rose from the dead.

03.
Monster Trucks
104 min | 2016 |
5.6 (14330 votes)
|
7.27 (87 reviews)

A young man working at a small town junkyard discovers and befriends a creature which feeds on oil being sought by a fracking company.

04.
Trolls
92 min | 2016 |
6.5 (66093 votes)
|
7.6 (170 reviews)

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

05.
Storks
87 min | 2016 |
6.8 (52744 votes)
|
7.88 (99 reviews)

Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby.

06.
Warcraft
123 min | 2016 |
6.8 (233358 votes)
|
7.78 (958 reviews)

As an Orc horde invades the planet Azeroth using a magic portal, a few human heroes and dissenting Orcs must attempt to stop the true evil behind this war.

07.
Gods of Egypt
127 min | 2016 |
5.4 (99775 votes)
|
6.25 (423 reviews)

Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt's throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict.

08.
Airlift
130 min | 2016 |
8.0 (50143 votes)
|
8.83 (199 reviews)

When Iraq invades Kuwait in August, 1990, a callous Indian businessman becomes the spokesperson for more than 170,000 stranded countrymen.

09.
Shivaay
153 min | 2016 |
6.3 (8727 votes)
|
7.09 (106 reviews)

An innocent mountaineer gets caught in a race against time when he finds he has only 72 hours to either save his kidnapped daughter from traffickers or prove his innocence to the law.

10.
Madaari
133 min | 2016 |
7.6 (10357 votes)
|
8.3 (76 reviews)

When Nirmal loses his family in a disaster caused by government corruption, he embarks on a journey seeking accountability and revenge.

11.
Ratchet & Clank
94 min | 2016 |
5.6 (9384 votes)
|
6.28 (56 reviews)

When the galaxy comes under the threat of a nefarious space captain, a mechanic and his newfound robot ally join an elite squad of combatants to save the universe.

12.
Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV
110 min | 2016 |
6.8 (19099 votes)
|
7.42 (69 reviews)

King Regis, who oversees the land of Lucis, commands his army of soldiers to protect the kingdom from the Niflheim empire's plans to steal the sacred crystal which gives Lucis its magic and power.

13.
Hunt for the Wilderpeople
101 min | 2016 |
7.9 (96089 votes)
|
8.51 (213 reviews)

A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.

14.
Max Steel
92 min | 2016 |
4.6 (17506 votes)
|
5.14 (91 reviews)

The adventures of teenager Max McGrath and his alien companion, Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the turbo-charged superhero Max Steel.

15.
Skiptrace
107 min | 2016 |
5.7 (17925 votes)
|
6.22 (50 reviews)

A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal.

16.
The Do-Over
108 min | 2016 |
5.7 (36268 votes)
|
6.19 (104 reviews)

Two down-on-their-luck guys decide to fake their own deaths and start over with new identities, only to find the people they're pretending to be are in even deeper trouble.

17.
Zootopia
108 min | 2016 |
8.0 (404743 votes)
|
8.47 (609 reviews)

In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.

18.
The Angry Birds Movie
97 min | 2016 |
6.3 (75092 votes)
|
6.72 (198 reviews)

When an island populated by happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious green piggies, it's up to three unlikely outcasts - Red, Chuck and Bomb - to figure out what the pigs are up to.

19.
The BFG
117 min | 2016 |
6.4 (72791 votes)
|
6.81 (234 reviews)

An orphan little girl befriends a benevolent giant who takes her to Giant Country, where they attempt to stop the man-eating giants that are invading the human world.

20.
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
151 min | 2016 |
6.5 (597495 votes)
|
6.84 (3481 reviews)

Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs.

21.
The Brothers Grimsby
83 min | 2016 |
6.2 (86322 votes)
|
6.52 (205 reviews)

A new assignment forces a top spy to team up with his football hooligan brother.

22.
Norm of the North
90 min | 2016 |
3.4 (8296 votes)
|
3.62 (96 reviews)

When a real estate development invades his Arctic home, Norm and his three lemming friends head to New York City, where Norm becomes the mascot of the corporation in an attempt to bring it down from the inside and protect his homeland.

23.
Das Geheimnis der verschollenen Stadt
155 min | 2016 |
5.7 (9929 votes)
|
5.91 (122 reviews)

In 2016 BC, a kind farmer leads an uprising in the city of Mohenjo Daro.

24.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
112 min | 2016 |
6.0 (80334 votes)
|
6.17 (221 reviews)

The Turtles get into another battle with their enemy the Shredder, who has acquired new allies: the mutant thugs Bebop and Rocksteady and the alien being Krang.

25.
The Jungle Book
106 min | 2016 |
7.4 (248959 votes)
|
7.56 (562 reviews)

After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther Bagheera and free-spirited bear Baloo.

26.
The Secret Life of Pets
87 min | 2016 |
6.5 (173517 votes)
|
6.64 (309 reviews)

The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes.

27.
Kung Fu Panda 3
95 min | 2016 |
7.1 (123976 votes)
|
7.17 (186 reviews)

Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to home.

28.
Fallen
91 min | 2016 |
5.4 (12581 votes)
|
5.46 (127 reviews)

A young girl finds herself in a reform school after therapy since she was blamed for the death of a young boy. At the school she finds herself drawn to a fellow student, unaware that he is an angel, and has loved her for thousands of years.

29.
X-Men: Apocalypse
144 min | 2016 |
6.9 (374273 votes)
|
6.95 (792 reviews)

In the 1980s the X-Men must defeat an ancient all-powerful mutant, En Sabah Nur, who intends to thrive through bringing destruction to the world.

30.
Leap!
89 min | 2016 |
6.8 (18028 votes)
|
6.84 (75 reviews)

An orphan girl dreams of becoming a ballerina and flees her rural Brittany for Paris, where she passes for someone else and accedes to the position of pupil at the Grand Opera house.

31.
Underworld: Blood Wars
91 min | 2016 |
5.8 (65819 votes)
|
5.82 (187 reviews)

Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) fights to end the eternal war between the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her.

32.
Assassin's Creed
115 min | 2016 |
5.7 (174725 votes)
|
5.67 (616 reviews)

Callum Lynch explores the memories of his ancestor Aguilar de Nerha and gains the skills of a Master Assassin, before taking on the secret Templar society.

33.
Pete's Dragon
102 min | 2016 |
6.7 (51331 votes)
|
6.66 (157 reviews)

The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who happens to be a dragon.

34.
The Great Wall
103 min | 2016 |
5.9 (118091 votes)
|
5.8 (454 reviews)

In ancient China, a group of European mercenaries encounters a secret army that maintains and defends the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.

35.
The Legend of Tarzan
110 min | 2016 |
6.2 (156243 votes)
|
6.09 (420 reviews)

Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

36.
Doctor Strange
115 min | 2016 |
7.5 (554802 votes)
|
7.35 (894 reviews)

While on a journey of physical and spiritual healing, a brilliant neurosurgeon is drawn into the world of the mystic arts.

37.
Gold
120 min | 2016 |
6.7 (53165 votes)
|
6.54 (102 reviews)

Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on a journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia.

38.
Silence
161 min | 2016 |
7.2 (92110 votes)
|
7.01 (393 reviews)

In the 17th century, two Portuguese Jesuit priests travel to Japan in an attempt to locate their mentor, who is rumored to have committed apostasy, and to propagate Catholicism.

39.
Finding Dory
97 min | 2016 |
7.3 (224831 votes)
|
7.06 (396 reviews)

Friendly but forgetful blue tang Dory begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.

40.
Moana
107 min | 2016 |
7.6 (243842 votes)
|
7.33 (414 reviews)

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches Moana's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

Top 28 overrated adventure movies from year 2016

01.
Inferno
121 min | 2016 |
6.2 (146715 votes)
|
4.28 (378 reviews)

When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.

02.
American Honey
163 min | 2016 |
7.0 (34353 votes)
|
5.11 (171 reviews)

A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.

03.
Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
98 min | 2016 |
6.0 (78312 votes)
|
4.39 (153 reviews)

Two hard-partying brothers place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister's Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves out-hustled by an uncontrollable duo.

04.
Star Trek Beyond
122 min | 2016 |
7.1 (217527 votes)
|
5.69 (755 reviews)

The crew of the USS Enterprise explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a new ruthless enemy, who puts them, and everything the Federation stands for, to the test.

05.
Sausage Party
89 min | 2016 |
6.1 (166093 votes)
|
4.75 (506 reviews)

A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence.

06.
Independence Day: Resurgence
120 min | 2016 |
5.2 (159996 votes)
|
3.96 (812 reviews)

Two decades after the first Independence Day invasion, Earth is faced with a new extra-Solar threat. But will mankind's new space defenses be enough?

07.
The Lost City of Z
141 min | 2016 |
6.6 (71532 votes)
|
5.36 (222 reviews)

A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Major Percival Fawcett, who disappeared whilst searching for a mysterious city in the Amazon in the 1920s.

08.
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
127 min | 2016 |
6.7 (147456 votes)
|
5.54 (382 reviews)

When Jacob (Asa Butterfield) discovers clues to a mystery that stretches across time, he finds Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. But the danger deepens after he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers.

09.
Suicide Squad
123 min | 2016 |
6.0 (566836 votes)
|
4.86 (2108 reviews)

A secret government agency recruits some of the most dangerous incarcerated super-villains to form a defensive task force. Their first mission: save the world from the apocalypse.

10.
Now You See Me 2
129 min | 2016 |
6.5 (229585 votes)
|
5.43 (314 reviews)

The Four Horsemen resurface, and are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet.

11.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
132 min | 2016 |
7.3 (385037 votes)
|
6.26 (749 reviews)

The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.

12.
Deadpool
108 min | 2016 |
8.0 (859005 votes)
|
7.03 (1359 reviews)

A wisecracking mercenary gets experimented on and becomes immortal but ugly, and sets out to track down the man who ruined his looks.

13.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
118 min | 2016 |
6.1 (128839 votes)
|
5.18 (352 reviews)

Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name while on the run as a fugitive from the law.

14.
The Magnificent Seven
132 min | 2016 |
6.9 (175434 votes)
|
6.01 (419 reviews)

Seven gunmen from a variety of backgrounds are brought together by a vengeful young widow to protect her town from the private army of a destructive industrialist.

15.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
133 min | 2016 |
7.8 (519194 votes)
|
6.92 (1602 reviews)

The daughter of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move to steal the Death Star plans.

16.
Nerve
96 min | 2016 |
6.5 (108183 votes)
|
5.74 (239 reviews)

A high school senior finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers."

17.
Allegiant
120 min | 2016 |
5.7 (101093 votes)
|
4.94 (206 reviews)

After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around them.

18.
Ben-Hur
123 min | 2016 |
5.7 (39546 votes)
|
4.94 (239 reviews)

Judah Ben-Hur, a prince falsely accused of treason by his adopted brother, an officer in the Roman army, returns to his homeland after years at sea to seek revenge, but finds redemption.

19.
Alice Through the Looking Glass
113 min | 2016 |
6.2 (85254 votes)
|
5.5 (208 reviews)

Alice returns to the whimsical world of Wonderland and travels back in time to help the Mad Hatter.

20.
Mechanic: Resurrection
98 min | 2016 |
5.7 (71396 votes)
|
5.01 (183 reviews)

Bishop's most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life in order to make him complete three impossible assassinations and make them look like accidents.

21.
The 5th Wave
112 min | 2016 |
5.2 (94383 votes)
|
4.6 (369 reviews)

Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth in ruin. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother.

22.
Swiss Army Man
97 min | 2016 |
7.0 (97817 votes)
|
6.44 (319 reviews)

A hopeless man stranded on a deserted island befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home.

23.
Ice Age: Collision Course
94 min | 2016 |
5.7 (52184 votes)
|
5.18 (123 reviews)

When Scrat's acorn sends an asteroid to Earth, the Herd must find a way to stop the asteroid from hitting Earth with the help of a returning friend.

24.
The Huntsman: Winter's War
114 min | 2016 |
6.1 (92531 votes)
|
5.61 (201 reviews)

Eric and fellow warrior Sara, raised as members of ice Queen Freya's army, try to conceal their forbidden love as they fight to survive the wicked intentions of both Freya and her sister Ravenna.

25.
Shin Godzilla
120 min | 2016 |
6.7 (20118 votes)
|
6.24 (171 reviews)

Japan is plunged into chaos upon the appearance of a giant monster.

26.
Captain America: Civil War
147 min | 2016 |
7.8 (621428 votes)
|
7.36 (1374 reviews)

Political involvement in the Avengers' affairs causes a rift between Captain America and Iron Man.

27.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny
96 min | 2016 |
6.1 (16577 votes)
|
5.66 (74 reviews)

A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.

28.
Kubo and the Two Strings
101 min | 2016 |
7.8 (111106 votes)
|
7.47 (239 reviews)

A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armour worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past.