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The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2013)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Family, Fantasy  |  5 December 2013 (USA)
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Ancient mysteries. Powerful evil. And a fearless hero's quest through a fantastical realm of steam-powered wonders and sinister magic... In THE ADVENTURER: THE CURSE OF THE MIDAS BOX, ... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
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Catherine Mundi
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Ancient mysteries. Powerful evil. And a fearless hero's quest through a fantastical realm of steam-powered wonders and sinister magic... In THE ADVENTURER: THE CURSE OF THE MIDAS BOX, seventeen-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing monsters, deadly secrets and a long-lost artifact that grants limitless wealth - but also devastating supernatural power. With the fate of his world, and his family at stake, Mariah will risk everything to unravel the Curse of the Midas Box! Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG for adventure action and violence, some peril and brief smoking | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 December 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mariah Mundi and the Midas Box  »

Box Office


$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$4,756 (USA) (10 January 2014)


$4,756 (USA) (10 January 2014)

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A clean movie for kids
9 June 2014 | by See all my reviews

I am surprised at the other reviewers; I think the one point that most reviewers are missing is that it's a children's movie based on a children's book. My ten year old son loved it. It's hard to find clean action-adventure movies that appeal to boys and this one worked well. Sword fights, near death moments, supernatural content, chase scenes all without excessive gore, cleavage, or foul language.

Several comments have been made about the poor acting. I didn't see that. Come on folks, Sam Niell is the main bad guy.

This movie is available on Netflix. There is a sequel in the making and we'll watch that when it comes out.

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