11 Best Action Movies
Action movies have come a long way in terms of content and technology. Nothing grabs the attention of youngsters as much as a real, loaded action movie does. Do you wish to know some of the best action movies ever? Read ahead.
1. Rush Hour
This 1998 American action-comedy stars actor Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker as detectives. The movie was praised not just for its entertaining action sequences but also the perfect comic-timing and effective duo of both the leads. It was later followed by its sequels Rush Hour 2 and 3 due to its huge success.
2. The Rambo Series
Action-Lovers have applauded this film series and even sworn to have built a body like the one starring in it. The movie stars actor Sylvester Stallone as 'John Rambo' and depicts some real action including that of Army Special Forces, CIA's Special Missions and more.
3. The Terminator
Directed by James Cameron and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Terminator defines the symbol of being a real man which may not really sum up to being a human. The movie topped the American box-office.
4. Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol
This movie was not just popular in the US but also the world over. This was a Tom Cruise movie that made guys stay glued to their seats for the amazing action scenes and tech-savy gadgets.
5. The Fast and The Furious
This is another series which popularizes street racing, and brings high-speed devilish cars to the fore. A must watch for all the action and race lovers.
6. Ninja Assassin
This martial-art film revolves around violence, and has a national and political theme. The movie won many hearts with its inspirational ninja fighting scenes and hard core Kung-fu action.
7. The Matrix
This movie gained popularity in no time after its release in 1999. The script, direction, technological equipment and graphics had a lion's share in the success of the movie.
This popular movie was applauded for the amazing visual graphics and well worked direction. It was nominated for nine Academy Awards. This action packed movie is a must watch.
9. Charlie's Angels
The movie starred Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu working for a private investigation agency. The movie promises to make you chase these ladies till the end having action all the way.
This is a fictional action movie on mutants who gather the ones of their kinds and they want their acceptance in the human world too. The movie created a scientific curiosity, and has some amazing graphics.