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

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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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Jonathan Newman

Writers:

Christian Taylor (screenplay), Matthew Huffman (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aneurin Barnard ... Mariah Mundi
Michael Sheen ... Charity
Lena Headey ... Monica
Sam Neill ... Otto Luger
Ioan Gruffudd ... Charles Mundi
Keeley Hawes ... Catherine Mundi
Xavier Atkins ... Felix Mundi
Mella Carron Mella Carron ... Sacha
Vincenzo Pellegrino Vincenzo Pellegrino ... Grendel
Brian Nickels ... Grimm (as Brian Sonny Nickels)
Oliver Stark ... Glocky Boy
Tristan Gemmill ... Isambard Black
Daniel Wilde Daniel Wilde ... Cleavy
Rory Mullen Rory Mullen ... Sacha's Father
Sule Rimi ... Chef
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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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The new name for adventure. See more »


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

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UK | Spain | Belgium

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 December 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mariah Mundi and the Midas Box See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,756, 10 January 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$4,756, 10 January 2014
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Sound Mix:

Auro 11.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The hotel stayed in by the family at the beginning of the movie is The Royal Bristol Marriott Hotel, BS1, Bristol, UK. See more »

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A clean movie for kids
9 June 2014 | by heather-foxworthySee 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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