Most Popular "True Life Adventure" Titles
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1. Into the Wild (2007)
R | 148 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.
Votes: 424,139 | Gross: $18.35M
3. Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation (1989 Video)
100 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A shot-for-shot remake of Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), started by three 12-year-olds and completed over a period of six years.
4. Long Way Down (2007 TV Mini-Series)
Two guys take a trip of several months on motorcycles. They travel from the North of Scotland, down through Europe, into Africa, finally winding up in Cape Town, South Africa.
8. The Third Wave (2007)
94 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama
Four volunteers travel to Peraliya, Sri Lankan after the 2004 tsunami, and their planned two-week journey becomes a year of heartbreak and rebirth.
9. Perri (1957)
Approved | 75 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
This True Life Fantasy follows and shows how the life of a female squirrel, Perri, in the forest is filled with danger and fraught with peril. When not fleeing her natural enemy, the Marten... See full summary »
10. Secrets of Life (1956)
Passed | 70 min | Documentary, Family
A feature-length documentary showing the changing world of nature, the sky, the sea, the sun, planets, insects and volcanic action. A story of nature's strange and intricate designs for survival and her many methods of perpetuating life.
14. The Boy Who Stole the Elephant (1970 TV Movie)
120 min | Family, Comedy
A boy working in a struggling circus troupe develops a great rapport with an elephant on loan from a more successful circus. When he learns that his boss has just bet the elephant in a card... See full summary »
20. O Mundo Em Duas Voltas (2007)
92 min | Documentary
The Documentary, tells the story of the Schürmann Family while they sail around the world retracing Ferdinand Magellan Voyage. A Documentary that tells two great adventures with images of over 19 countries.
23. Bigfoot Lives (2007)
Not Rated | 81 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama
Follow the travels of the world famous Bigfoot hunter and his Searching for Bigfoot team. You will follow the team as they search the country from Montana to New York in search of the ... See full summary »
25. Nature's Half Acre (1951)
Passed | 33 min | Documentary, Short, Family
The variety of wildlife in a meadow - particularly insects and flowers - is observed over the course of a year, through the use of microphotography and time-lapse photography.
26. Tuscobia (2016)
90 min | Adventure, Drama | Pre-production
Traces the true tale of Robert Marron racing Wisconsin's cruel Tuscobia Winter Endurance 150-mile. Finishing, he turns and repeats the heavily forested trail on his own, but this time suffers hallucinations and peril at every turn.
27. The Forgotten Coast (2007 Video)
PG-13 | 75 min | Documentary, Sport
In the world of surfing, there exists a group of elite surfers whose sole mission in life is to surf the unknown. From California to Australia, surfers have marked up the map with legendary... See full summary »
Drama | Announced
Child of the Forest chronicles the extraordinary true-life story of Charlene Schiff (Shulamit Perlmutter), affectionately known as "Musia." Musia's harrowing journey takes her from a loving... See full summary »
32. Floating Kitchen (2007– )
30 min | Documentary
Simon Woodhouse is a chef on a mission. Having gone from award-winning landscape architect to award-winning chef in just three years, Floating Kitchen follows Simon as he attempts to become... See full summary »
34. Pals (1987– )
25 min | Adventure, Family
Thirteen year old boy Sammy and his dad Oscar go on a road trip but the father and son team come across many obstacles and are hunted by the law in this delightful ten episode television ... See full summary »
36. Touched by Water (2006)
46 min | Documentary
Welcome to Planet Water, where Homo Aquaticus has developed a myriad of ways to experience water. Touched by Water is a documentary that dives into the lush world of bathing. From the ... See full summary »
37. Sleep When You're Dead (1990)
45 min | Documentary
Imagine planning a great adventure - trekking through the dense jungles of Papua New Guinea, feasting on crocodile in a remote village, visiting an island of dragons, climbing the world's ... See full summary »
42. Attic of Terror (1937)
Approved | 10 min | Short, Mystery, News
This is an entry in Vitaphone's series of "Your True Adventures", featuring radio commentator and WWI war-correspondent Floyd Gibbons telling a tale written by one of the many amateur ... See full summary »
Horizon (1964– )
The Quest for Tannu Tuva
45 min | Documentary
The story of physicist Richard Feynman's fascination with - and efforts to visit - a remote country in the center of Asia, called Tannu Tuva, "the land where the reindeer meets the camel".