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Action Films: Reviews, Trailers, Information and More

These action movies start with a bang and don't stop until the credits roll. The award-winning team that brought us "The Hurt Locker" is back with "Zero Dark Thirty," a suspenseful thrill ride capturing the hunt for Osama bin Laden. Time your bathroom breaks accordingly — you don't want to miss a minute of these films that will keep you on the edge of your seat.


Vin Diesel and Paul Walker in Furious 7

HIGH-SPEED CINEMA
Furious 7
The latest installment in the "Fast & Furious" series, "Furious 7" embarks on an adrenaline-fueled adventure through the streets of Tokyo, Abu Dhabi and Los Angeles as Vin Diesel and crew face off against an alliance of international terrorists.

Get ready for a ride in the fast lane


Explore the depths of Black Sea with Jude Law

SUBAQUATIC TREASURE HUNT
Black Sea
Black Sea tells the story of a crew of English and Russian submariners looking for lost Nazi treasure left behind on an old World War II U-boat. Jude Law stars as the driven, yet troubled, Captain Robinson.

Dive into the depths of Black Sea

Aaron Paul in Need for Speed

HIGH-OCTANE ACTION
Need for Speed
Based on the popular video game series of the same name, "Need for Speed" was created with the intention of making the ultimate car chase movie. Director Scott Waugh uses his background as a stunt man to orchestrate intense action scenes featuring some of the world's fastest cars.

See how it stacks up against classic car films


Henry Cavill plays Superman in Man of Steel
UP, UP AND AWAY
Man of Steel
Director Zack Snyder attempts to create the definitive Superman movie, but despite the stupendous special effects and star-studded cast, his effort falls short by a large measure.

ALL SHOOT-OUT, NO SUBSTANCENCE
Gangster Squad
Josh Brolin and Sean Penn lead an ensemble cast in this predictable yet entertaining homage to the classic Hollywood gangster flick.
Gangster Squad delves into the criminal underworld of late 1940s Los Angeles

16 Blocks

300

2012

3:10 to Yuma

The Adventures of Sharkboy and

Lavagirl in 3-D

Alexander

The Amazing Spider-Man

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

Avatar

Babylon A.D.

Bangkok Dangerous

Batman Begins

Beautiful Boxer

Black Sea

Blood Diamond

Body of Lies

Bolt

The Bourne Legacy

The Bourne Ultimatum

Captain America: The First Avenger

Casino Royale

Cellular

Centurion

Children of Men

Clash of the Titans

Collateral

Contagion

Cowboys & Aliens

The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight Rises

Date Night

Defiance

Drive

Dukes of Hazard

Fantastic Four

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Fast Five

Flightplan

Flyboys

Four Brothers

Friday Night Lights

From Paris with Love

Furious 7

Gangster Squad

Get Smart

G-Force

Ghost Rider

Gran Torino

Green Lantern

Green Zone

Hancock

Hansel and Gretel Witch Hunters

Harry Potter and the DeathlyHallows: Part 1

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Haywire

Hero

Hot Fuzz

I Robot

In Bruges

The Incredible Hulk

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Inglourious Basterds

Inside Man

The International

Iron Man

Iron Man 2

The Island

Journey to the Center of the Earth

The Karate Kid

Kingdom of Heaven

King Kong

Knight and Day

Looper

The Losers

Man of Steel

Max Payne

The Mechanic

Men in Black III

Mindhunters

Miracle at St. Anna

Mission: Impossible III

Need for Speed

The Other Guys

Pirates of the Caribbean:
At World's End

Pirates of the Caribbean:
Dead Man's Chest

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Prometheus

Quantum of Solace

Real Steel

RED

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Robin Hood

Rocknrolla

Sahara

Salt

Sanctum

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of

Shadows

Shooter

Skyfall

Snakes on a Plane

Source Code

Speed Racer

Spider-Man 2

Spider-Man 3

Star Trek

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

Sucker Punch

Superman Returns

Terminator Salvation

Total Recall

Traitor

Transformers

Transformers: Revenge of theFallen

TRON: Legacy

Watchmen

Wrath of the Titans

X-Men: First Class

X-Men Origins: Wolverine

X-Men: The Last Stand

Zero Dark Thirty


TOP 10 MOVIE LISTS

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Top 10 Action Movies

Whether you prefer Kung Fu choreography or bloody historical battles, our list will help you satisfy your craving for adrenaline without ever leaving the couch.

BANG! BANG!
Top 10 Westerns

Sergio Leone. Clint Eastwood. "Bloody Sam" Peckinpah. Nick Cave? Check out his gritty opus and other top shoot-'em-ups on our list of the Top 10 Westerns of all time.
Top 10 Westerns
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