1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

There are 118 action films in this list.

  • The Great Train Robbery
  • Les vampires
  • Way Down East
  • Sherlock, Jr.
  • The Eagle
  • The General
  • Steamboat Bill, Jr.
  • Little Caesar
  • M
  • The Public Enemy
  • Scarface
  • King Kong
  • Sons of the Desert
  • The 39 Steps
  • Pépé le Moko
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • Angels with Dirty Faces
  • Destry Rides Again
  • Only Angels Have Wings
  • Gunga Din
  • Sergeant York
  • The Ox-Bow Incident
  • To Have and Have Not
  • Henry V
  • Aliens
  • The Asphalt Jungle
  • Attack the Gas Station!
  • Batman
  • Beat the Devil
  • Ben-Hur
  • Beverly Hills Cop
  • Braveheart
  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia
  • A Chinese Ghost Story
  • Come Drink with Me
  • Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • Dersu Uzala
  • Die Hard
  • Dirty Harry
  • El Topo
  • The Empire Strikes Back
  • Enter the Dragon
  • Force of Evil
  • The French Connection
  • Giant
  • Gladiator
  • Goldfinger
  • Heat
  • Hombre
  • Hud
  • Independence Day
  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1
  • The Killer
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Mad Max
  • Man of the West
  • The Matrix
  • The Naked Spur
  • No Man's Land
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • Once Upon a Time in China
  • One-Eyed Jacks
  • Peking Opera Blues
  • Planet of the Apes
  • Platoon
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Ran
  • Return of the Jedi
  • Ride Lonesome
  • Romper Stomper
  • Run Lola Run
  • Seven Samurai
  • Silver Lode
  • Spartacus
  • Star Wars
  • Terminator 2: Judgment Day
  • The Terminator
  • Three Kings
  • Top Gun
  • Total Recall
  • The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
  • Bob le Flambeur
  • Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!
  • Fitzcarraldo
  • The Five Venoms
  • Point Blank
  • Project A II
  • Scarface
  • Shaft
  • The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
  • Super Fly
  • Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song
  • A Touch of Zen
  • Deewaar
  • Apocalypto
  • Avatar
  • The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Children of Men
  • The Dark Knight
  • The Good, The Bad, The Weird