Do you like action movies? Then take a look at our list of the top ten action movies of all time. You’ll undoubtedly be involved in the action. The best action movies you may not have seen before are listed below.
Out of hundreds, there are only 10 best action movies that stand out
The Mayan kingdom is at the pinnacle of its opulence and power, but the empire’s foundations are crumbling. The leaders believe that if they do not construct more temples and sacrifice more people, their crops and citizens will perish. Jaguar Paw, a peaceful hunter from a remote tribe, is captured in a raid, along with his entire village. He is set to be sacrificed until he makes a daring escape and tries to return to his pregnant wife and son.
The Raid: Redemption (2011)
A rookie member of an elite team of commandos, Rama is instructed to hang back while his comrades-in-arms go ahead with their mission to take down a brutal crime lord called Tama. The team’s cover is blown, however, and Tama offers sanctuary to every criminal in his high-rise apartment building in exchange for the cops’ heads.
Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018)
Ethan Hunt and the IMF team join forces with CIA assassin August Walker to avert an epic disaster. Arms dealer John Lark and a group of terrorists known as the Apostles intend to launch a simultaneous nuclear attack on the Vatican, Jerusalem, and Mecca, Saudi Arabia, using three plutonium cores. When the weapons go missing, Ethan and his crew find themselves in a desperate race against time to prevent them from falling into the wrong hands.
Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981)
An epic story about an intrepid archaeologist attempting to beat a band of Nazis to a unique religious relic that is central to their plans for global dominance. Battling a snake phobia and a vengeful ex-girlfriend, Indiana Jones is constantly in danger, making hair-breadth escapes at every turn in this ode to the innocent adventure films of yore.
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Chon Wang works as an Imperial guard in the Forbidden City of China. When Princess Pei Pei is kidnapped, Wang pursues her kidnappers to Nevada, where he meets Roy O’Bannon, a good-natured thief and occasional cowboy. Using O’Bannon’s love of money, Wang persuades him to assist in the recovery of the princess, and the two form an unusual partnership the likes of which the West has never seen.
After losing his partner in a shootout with gun smugglers, a cop embarks on a mission to apprehend them. To get closer to the ring’s leaders, he teams up with an undercover cop who works as a gangster hitman. They use all forms of excessive force to track them down.
The Matrix (1999)
The Matrix is a 1999 American science fiction action film directed by The Wachowskis and starring Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, and Joe Pantoliano. The film depicts a dystopian future in which humanity is trapped inside a simulated reality, the Matrix, created by sentient machines to distract and pacify them while their bodies are used as an energy source.
Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991)
Set 11 years after the Terminator, this sequel transforms the young John Connor, the key to the civilization’s victory over future robotic rebellions, into a future-created Terminator. Robert Patrick’s target. Kill him. Another Terminator, the redesigned T-800, has been dispatched to protect the child. As John and his mother fled with the T-800, the boy develops an unexpected bond with the machine.
Die Hard (1988)
On Christmas Eve, New York City cop John McClane pays a visit to his estranged wife and two daughters. He accompanies her to a Christmas party at the headquarters of the Japanese company where she works. However, the celebration is interrupted by an exclusive skyscraper and a group of terrorists who take over everyone in it. Soon, McLean realizes that no one but him can save the hostages.
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Years after civilization has collapsed, the tyrannical Immortan Joe enslaves apocalypse survivors within the desert fortress of the Citadel. When the warrior emperor Furiosa leads Despot’s five wives in a bold escape, she forms an alliance with the lonely and former prisoner Max Rockatansky. Mounted on a giant armored truck, the War Rig, they attempt to overtake a ruthless warlord and his men in a deadly high-speed chase across wastelands.
Mad Max: Fury Road – Official Theatrical Teaser Trailer [HD]
If you’re a die-hard action movie fan and haven’t seen Mad Max: Fury Road, you’re missing out. I recommend you watch it and then thank me later. This is by far the best action film I’ve ever seen in my entire life.