• Lady Snowblood Lady Snowblood
  • Coffy Coffy
  • Cleopatra Jones Cleopatra Jones
  • Attack of the Kung Fu Girls Attack of the Kung Fu Girls
  • Foxy Brown Foxy Brown
  • Escape from the Bronx Escape from the Bronx
  • Hard Boiled Hard Boiled
  • Speed Speed
  • Blade II Blade II
  • District B13 District B13

Pure Action (suggestions needed!)

mook

mook 16 films 3 21

A list of films that are basically one long action sequence...

  • The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • ParaNorman ParaNorman
  • Sleep Tight Sleep Tight
  • The Queen of Versailles The Queen of Versailles
  • Michael Michael

2013

Jonathan Lees

Jonathan Lees 106 films

Films Not Listed

Here Be Monsters (short) Fantastic Fest (#FF)
“The Sleepover” (dir. Chris Cullari, 2012, 5:27)
“Katasumi” (dir. Takashi…

  • Battle of the Damned Battle of the Damned
  • The Horde The Horde
  • Dawn of the Dead Dawn of the Dead
  • 28 Weeks Later 28 Weeks Later
  • Planet Terror Planet Terror

Action Packed Zombie Films!

CultLabs

CultLabs 10 films 1 2

Who doesn't love a high-octane, blood-splatted, action-packed gore-fest of a zombie film?! Check out these top action infection/zombie films to…

  • Snitch Snitch
  • Smokey and the Bandit Smokey and the Bandit
  • Police Story Police Story
  • Once Upon a Time in China & America Once Upon a Time in China & America
  • Left Behind Left Behind

Top 5 Action Films Directed By Stuntmen

CultLabs

CultLabs 5 films

Stuntmen are used to being forgotten, and don't even receive recognition at The Academy Awards, but these stunt actors have…

  • Taken Taken
  • Snitch Snitch
  • Commando Commando
  • The Incredibles The Incredibles
  • Face/Off Face/Off

Favorite Action Film Fathers

CultLabs

CultLabs 15 films 1 2

They care for you, protect you and they show you the way. Also if you’re in a high octane, adrenaline…

  • The Quiet Earth The Quiet Earth
  • Pulse Pulse
  • When the Wind Blows When the Wind Blows
  • Death Warmed Up Death Warmed Up
  • Glen and Randa Glen and Randa

A Brutal Stillness: Patient, Meditative Genre Films

Admirers of prestige filmmakers accept and celebrate the languid, distended tone and pace of films by Akerman, Burnett, Tarr, Haneke…

  • A Simple Life A Simple Life
  • Buddha Mountain Buddha Mountain
  • Nightfall Nightfall
  • Invisible Target Invisible Target
  • Run Papa Run Run Papa Run

Films owned not watched Pile

Phil Gillon

Phil Gillon 20 films

My pile of films I haven't got round to watching, all potential reviews all sitting in a massive pile, O…

  • Escape Escape
  • Cold Prey Cold Prey
  • Cold Prey II Cold Prey II
  • Cold Prey III Cold Prey III
  • Dead Snow Dead Snow

The Nordic Invasion

CultLabs

CultLabs 10 films

You'll not be able to 'Escape' this set of titles. We've pulled together the best the Nords have to offer…

  • Die Hard Die Hard
  • Con Air Con Air
  • Skyfall Skyfall
  • Speed Speed
  • The Expendables 2 The Expendables 2

Top 10 Action Films

Craig Kell

Craig Kell 10 films

“Action is a film genre where one or more heroes is/are thrust into a series of challenges that require physical…

  • Reign of Assassins Reign of Assassins
  • Die Hard Die Hard
  • Star Wars Collection Star Wars Collection
  • True Lies True Lies
  • The Killer The Killer

Greatest Romantic Action Films

CultLabs

CultLabs 18 films 1 1

Looking for the perfect Valentine's film? The ideal date movie? Well, forget those soppy romantic comedies rubbish! Flex those muscles…

  • Chained Chained
  • Daimajin Daimajin
  • Dear God No! Dear God No!
  • Detention Detention
  • Excision Excision

Best of 2012

This list includes films released theatrically and on VOD, DVD, BD in 2012.