Movies Referenced in Pop Detective Video Essays

An ever expanding list of all the films discussed and referenced in Pop Culture Detective video essays.

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There are 92 adventure films in this list.

  • Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
  • Alice in Wonderland
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2
  • The Amazing Spider-Man
  • Assassins
  • The Avengers
  • Back to the Future
  • Back to the Future Part II
  • Back to the Future Part III
  • Bad Boys II
  • Big Fish
  • Big Hero 6
  • The Big Hit
  • The Black Swan
  • Brave
  • Bulletproof
  • Captain America: The First Avenger
  • Casino Royale
  • Coco
  • Commando
  • Conan the Barbarian
  • Conan the Barbarian
  • The Conqueror
  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • Deadpool
  • Deadpool 2
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
  • The Fifth Element
  • The Flame and the Arrow
  • The Fox and the Hound
  • Frozen
  • G.I. Joe: Retaliation
  • Goldfinger
  • The Goonies
  • Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • The Hidden Fortress
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • Idiocracy
  • Independence Day
  • Independence Day: Resurgence
  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
  • Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
  • The Iron Giant
  • Iron Man 2
  • The Journey of Natty Gann
  • Jurassic Park III
  • Jurassic World
  • The Last Starfighter
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Mask of Zorro
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • The NeverEnding Story
  • Paddington
  • Peter Pan
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
  • Planet of the Apes
  • Puss in Boots
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Ready Player One
  • RED
  • Return of the Jedi
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Sausage Party
  • The Scorpion King
  • The Secret of NIMH
  • Sheena
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Shrek
  • Spectre
  • Star Trek
  • Star Wars
  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
  • Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Stardust
  • Stargate
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Thor: The Dark World
  • The Time Machine
  • Total Recall
  • Tron
  • TRON: Legacy
  • Troy
  • Zootopia