Action is liked by many people that’s why maybe almost every month a new action film is out in cinemas. But still there are action films which have to be watched before you die.
If you are new in liking action films or you have not been able to keep yourself updated because of your busy schedule or you just want to check out some action films which have to be watched but you don’t know how to choose, not to worry at all.
10 action packed films that you must watch.
#10. The Matrix (1999)
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Carrie Anne Moss, Laurence Fishburne, Hugo Weaving
Director: Andy Wachiwski, Lana Wachowski
About: There are lots of scenes which has been taken from this film and made into a parody. Well, lets get back to the story. What is Matrix? Neo is contacted by trinity who is obviously a beautiful stranger. And leads him to the underworld where he meets Morpheus. While staying with them he gets to know the true nature of his reality and his role in the war.
#9.Die Hard (1988)
Cast: Bruce Wills, Bonnie Bedelia, Alan Rickman
Director: John Mctiernan
About: New York City policeman John McClane is visiting his wife and two daughters on Christmas Eve. He joins her at a holiday party in the headquarters of the Japanese-owned business she works for. But the party is soon interrupted by a group of terrorists who take over the exclusive building, and everyone in it. Very soon McClane realizes that there’s no one to save the hostages… but him.
#8. Star wars Episode V: The empire strikes back (1980)
Cast: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, David Prowse
Director: Irvin, Kershner
About: The adventure continues in this “Star Wars” sequel. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia face attack by the Imperial forces and the rebel alliance on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millennium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi master’s help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force will bring him into the ultimate duel with Darth Vader.
#7. The Lord of the rings: the two tower (2002)
Cast: Elijah Wood, Viggo mortensen, Orlando Bloom, Ian Mckellen, John Rhys-Davies, Billy Boyd, Sean Astin, Dominic Monaghan, Andy Serkis
Director: Peter Jackson
About: “The Two Towers” follows the continuing quest of Frodo and the Fellowship to destroy the One Ring. Frodo and Sam discover they are being followed by the mysterious creature, Gollum. While Aragorn, the Elf archer Legolas and Gimli the Dwarf encounter the besieged Rohan kingdom, whose once great King Theoden has fallen under Saruman’s deadly spell.
#6: The Lord of the rings: The return of the king (2003)
Cast: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Orlando Bloom, Ian Mckellen, John Rhys-Davies, Billy Boyd, Sean Astin, Dominic Monaghan, Andy Serkis
Director: Peter Jackson
About: “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” presents the final confrontation between the forces of good and evil fighting for control of the future of Middle-earth. Hobbits Frodo and Sam reach Mordor in their quest to destroy the `one ring’, while Aragorn leads the forces of good against Sauron’s evil army at the stone city of Minas Tirith.
#5: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Cast: Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anna Hathway, Marion Cotillard, Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine
Director- Christopher Nolan
About: Eight years after the Joker’s reign of anarchy, the Batman vanished into the dark. Batman sacrificed everything for what he and Gordon hoped would be the greater good. However, the arrival of a cunning cat burglar and a merciless terrorist named Bane force Batman out of exile and into a battle he may not be able to win.
#4: Taken (2008)
Cast: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace,
Director: Pierre Morel
About: Bryan Mills, a former government operative travel to Europe to find and rescue his daughter Kim who has been kidnapped. He has to use all the skills that he learned in his life to save her.
#3: Live free or die hard (2007)
Cast: Bruce Wills, Timothy Olyphant, Justin Long, Maggie Q,
Director: Len Wiseman
About: John McClane and a young hacker join forces to take down master cyber-terrorist Thomas Gabriel in Washington D.C. As chaos descends around him, McClane must use old-fashioned methods to fight the high-tech threat.
#2: The Expendables (2010)
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet li, Eric Roberts, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Steve Austin, Giselle Itie
Director: Sylvester Stallone
About: A team of mercenaries hired by a CIA operative to eliminate a Latin dictator and a renegade CIA agent.
#1: The Gladiator (2000)
Cast: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen
Director: Ridley Scott
About: When a Roman general Maximus is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor’s corrupt son , he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.