• 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 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


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 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 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 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 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 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.