Category Archives: Action

Attack the Block

Release 2011

Genre Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Director: Joe Cornish
Stars: Jodie Whittaker, John Boyega, Alex Esmail, Leeon Jones, Franz Drameh
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1478964/

A teen gang in South London defend their block from an alien invasion.

Red State

Release 2011

Genre Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller

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Director: Kevin Smith
Stars: Michael Angarano, Deborah Aquila, Nicholas Braun, Ronnie Connell, Kaylee DeFer
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0873886/

Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda.

Colombiana

Release 2011

Genre Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

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Director: Olivier Megaton
Writers: Luc Besson, Robert Mark Kamen
Stars: Zoe Saldana, Jordi MollĂ , Lennie James, Amandla Stenberg, Michael Vartan
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1657507/

A young woman, after witnessing her parents' murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin.

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D

Release 2011

Genre Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

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Director: Robert Rodriguez
Stars: Jessica Alba, Joel McHale, Rowan Blanchard, Mason Cook, Jeremy Piven
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1517489/

A retired spy is called back into action, and to bond with her new step-children, she invites them along for the adventure to stop the evil Timekeeper from taking over the world.

Watchmen

Release 2009

Genre Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi

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Director: Zack Snyder
Writers: David Hayter, Alex Tse, Dave Gibbons, Alan Moore
Stars: Malin Akerman, Billy Crudup, Matthew Goode, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0409459/

In an alternate 1985 where former superheroes exist, the murder of a colleague sends active vigilante Rorschach into his own sprawling investigation, uncovering something that could completely change the course of history as we know it.

Tapped Out

Release 2014

Genre Action, Drama, Sport

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Director: Allan Ungar
Writers: Jerry Buteyn, Cody Hackman, Allan Ungar
Stars: Michael Biehn, Cody Hackman, Krzysztof Soszynski, Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2361184/

A disgruntled teenager, sent to do community service at a rundown Karate school, enters an MMA tournament to face the man who killed his parents.

Born to Race: Fast Track

Release 2014

Genre Action

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Director: Alex Ranarivelo
Writers: Steve Sarno, Alex Ranarivelo, Ali Afshar, George Shamieh
Stars: Brett Davern, Beau Mirchoff, Bill Sage, Sharon Lawrence, Nicole Badaan
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2547210/

Danny Krueger is a twenty-year old drag racer who plays by his own rules. After winning a scholarship to the prestigious Fast Lane Racing Academy...

Green Zone

Release 2010

Genre Action, Drama, Thriller, War

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Director: Paul Greengrass
Writers: Brian Helgeland, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Stars: Igal Naor, Said Faraj, Faycal Attougui, Aymen Hamdouchi, Matt Damon
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0947810/

Discovering covert and faulty intelligence causes a U.S. Army officer to go rogue as he hunts for Weapons of Mass Destruction in an unstable region.

Megamind

Release 2010

Genre Action, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

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Director: Tom McGrath
Writers: Alan J. Schoolcraft, Brent Simons
Stars: Will Ferrell, Brad Pitt, Tina Fey, Jonah Hill, David Cross
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1001526/

The supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.

Animal

Release 2014

Genre Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller

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Director: Brett Simmons
Writers: Thommy Hutson, Catherine Trillo
Stars: Jeremy Sumpter, Joey Lauren Adams, Elizabeth Gillies, Keke Palmer, Amaury Nolasco
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2996684/

When plans for a weekend vacation hit a dead end, a group of close-knit friends find themselves stranded in unfamiliar territory...