• The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box (2014)

The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box

Release Date: January 10th, 2014

DVD Release Date: February 11th, 2014

PG |1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary

After his parents and brother are kidnapped, a Victorian-era British teen learns about an artifact that can turn anything into gold.

Cast: Michael Sheen, Lena Headey, Keeley Hawes, Ioan Gruffudd, Sam Neill, Aneurin Barnard, Tristan Gemmill, Daniel Wilde

Director: Jonathan Newman

Genres: Adventure , Action , Fantasy

Production Co: Matador Pictures, Entertainment Motion Pictures (E-MOTION), Arcadia Motion Pictures

Keywords: England, Hotel, Love, Revenge, Fascinating, Family, Brother, Pursuit, Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Boasting uncommonly handsome production values and a stellar cast, the awkwardly titled The Adventurer: The Curse of the Midas Box nonetheless feels like a stillborn attempt at a franchise starter. show more

  • 50
    R. Kurt OsenlundSlant Magazine

    The film gradually reveals a lot of unsavory motives, which ultimately deflate the buoyant virtues on which the film had blithely coasted. show more

  • 50
    Bruce IngramChicago Sun-Times

    There simply isn’t a whole lot of excitement being generated in this lackluster family adventure, though it tries oh so very hard. show more

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