Adventures provide special memories for everyone, so it is not surprising that many people turn adventure stories into films. Adventure-themed films usually convey a message of enthusiasm for living life to find identity.
You can take lessons about self-exploration through reference to adventure films. Here are some films that the author recommends.
3 Days Forever
3 Days Forever tells the story of two brothers who are stuck on a road trip to Yogyakarta. Their journey through areas that provide local stories and inner conflicts they experience.
Into The Wild
This film is based on a true story. A young man wants to go and live in Alaska, USA. After graduating from Emory University, Georgia, USA, Christopher McCandless (Emile Hirsch) decides to give up his possessions. The money was donated to charity and he traveled with little money to Alaska. Chris pursues this journey as a form of self-discovery.
What’s Up With Love 2
Unlike the first film, AADC 2 presents the adventures of Cinta (Dian Sastrowardoyo) looking for the meaning of love in Yogyakarta. Cinta meets Rangga (Nicholas Saputra), a very mysterious high school love. This meeting was made by Rangga by venturing around Yogyakarta. While explaining everything that happened between them.
Life of Pi
A traveler from India is about to emigrate from his country. Along with his zoo animals, Pi Patel (Suraj Sharma) and his family move on a cargo ship. His journey to disaster when the ship was hit by a storm in the middle of the sea and sank. Pi Patel survives with a Bengal tiger on a lifeboat and tries to survive together.
Three friends, Tocho (Hovik Keuchkerian), Jean Pierre (Jean Reno), and Joseba (Enrique San Francisco) once went on an expedition to Mali. After a long time without hearing from Joseba, Tocho is shocked to learn that Joseba is already dying in Mali due to illness. Unable to bear with their friends, Tocho and Jean Pierre plan another overland expedition to return to Mali. Together with the children of Joseba, the three of them walked through the obstacles of the Sahara desert for Joseba.
The adventures of Samy Diakhaté (Ahmed Sylla) are based on bucin. His crush, Nadia (Alice Belaïdi) jokingly challenges him to climb Mount Everest in order to win his heart. Taking it seriously, Samy is serious about climbing the highest peak in the world. Samy with no experience climbs bravely against the impossibility.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
The film is adapted from a short story in a column in a US media newspaper. Tells the story of Walter Mitty (Ben Stiller) who fills his last job desk as manager of the photography department of TIME magazine. This trip became a platform for shaping him to go to Greenland, Iceland, and Afghanistan.