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The Dark Knight (Movie, 2008)

Netflix

When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice.

IMDb: 9.0 (1,859,803 votes)
Metascore: 82

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama

Starring: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Inception (Movie, 2010)

Netflix

A thief who steals corporate secrets through use of the dream-sharing technology is given the inverse task of planting an idea into the mind of a CEO.

IMDb: 8.8 (1,656,501 votes)
Metascore: 74

Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ellen Page, Tom Hardy

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

The Matrix (Movie, 1999)

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A computer hacker learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.

IMDb: 8.7 (1,354,586 votes)
Metascore: 73

Genre: Action, Sci-Fi

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving

Directed by: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

Saving Private Ryan (Movie, 1998)

Amazon

Following the Normandy Landings, a group of U.S. soldiers go behind enemy lines to retrieve a paratrooper whose brothers have been killed in action.

IMDb: 8.6 (993,821 votes)
Metascore: 90

Genre: Action, Drama, War

Starring: Tom Hanks, Tom Sizemore, Edward Burns, Barry Pepper

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Dangal (Movie, 2016)

Netflix

Former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his two wrestler daughters struggle towards glory at the Commonwealth Games in the face of societal oppression.

IMDb: 8.6 (76,868 votes)

Genre: Action, Biography, Drama

Starring: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra

Directed by: Nitesh Tiwari

Gladiator (Movie, 2000)

Amazon

When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.

IMDb: 8.5 (1,097,695 votes)
Metascore: 67

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Raiders of the Lost Ark (Movie, 1981)

Amazon

Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.

IMDb: 8.5 (735,487 votes)
Metascore: 85

Genre: Action, Adventure

Starring: Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, Ronald Lacey

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Hindi Version) (Movie, 2017)

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Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Hindi Version)

When Shiva, the son of Bahubali, learns about his heritage, he begins to look for answers. His story is juxtaposed with past events that unfolded in the Mahishmati Kingdom.

IMDb: 8.5 (51,899 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Malayalam Version) (Movie, 2017)

Netflix

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Malayalam Version)

When Shiva, the son of Bahubali, learns about his heritage, he begins to look for answers. His story is juxtaposed with past events that unfolded in the Mahishmati Kingdom.

IMDb: 8.5 (51,899 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Tamil Version) (Movie, 2017)

Netflix

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Tamil Version)

When Shiva, the son of Bahubali, learns about his heritage, he begins to look for answers. His story is juxtaposed with past events that unfolded in the Mahishmati Kingdom.

IMDb: 8.5 (51,899 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli

The Dark Knight Rises (Movie, 2012)

Netflix

Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight is forced to return from his imposed exile to save Gotham City from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane with the help of the enigmatic Selina.

IMDb: 8.4 (1,272,709 votes)
Metascore: 78

Genre: Action, Thriller

Starring: Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Movie, 1989)

Amazon

When Dr. Henry Jones, Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. must follow in his father's footsteps to stop the Nazis from getting their hands on the Holy Grail first.

IMDb: 8.3 (573,424 votes)
Metascore: 65

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Starring: Harrison Ford, Sean Connery, Denholm Elliott, Alison Doody

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Ran (Movie, 1985)

An elderly lord abdicates to his three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him.

IMDb: 8.2 (86,420 votes)
Metascore: 96

Genre: Action, Drama, War

Starring: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu, Daisuke Ryû

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Baahubali: The Beginning (Hindi Version) (Movie, 2015)

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Baahubali: The Beginning (Hindi Version)

In ancient India, an adventurous and daring man becomes involved in a decades old feud between two warring people.

IMDb: 8.2 (82,868 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli

Baahubali: The Beginning (Malayalam Version) (Movie, 2015)

Netflix

Baahubali: The Beginning (Malayalam Version)

In ancient India, an adventurous and daring man becomes involved in a decades old feud between two warring people.

IMDb: 8.2 (82,868 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli

Baahubali: The Beginning (Tamil Version) (Movie, 2015)

Netflix

Baahubali: The Beginning (Tamil Version)

In ancient India, an adventurous and daring man becomes involved in a decades old feud between two warring people.

IMDb: 8.2 (82,868 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Starring: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia

Directed by: S.S. Rajamouli

Airlift (Movie, 2016)

Netflix

Airlift

When Iraq invades Kuwait in August, 1990, a callous Indian businessman becomes the spokesperson for more than 170,000 stranded countrymen.

IMDb: 8.2 (42,393 votes)

Genre: Action, Drama, History

Starring: Nimrat Kaur, Akshay Kumar, Taranjit Kaur, Sameer Ali Khan

Directed by: Raja Menon

Waar (Movie, 2013)

Netflix

Waar

The efforts of the Pakistani security forces in their fight against terrorism and how the lives of security officials are affected. A retired security officer returns to save Pakistan from a major terrorist attack.

IMDb: 8.2 (28,368 votes)

Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller

Starring: Shaan Shahid, Hamza Abbasi, Shamoon Abbasi, Ayesha Khan

Directed by: Bilal Lashari

Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (Movie, 2003)

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The Bride wakens from a four-year coma. The child she carried in her womb is gone. Now she must wreak vengeance on the team of assassins who betrayed her - a team she was once part of.

IMDb: 8.1 (821,132 votes)
Metascore: 69

Genre: Action

Starring: Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Vivica A. Fox, Daryl Hannah

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Mad Max: Fury Road (Movie, 2015)

Netflix

A woman rebels against a tyrannical ruler in postapocalyptic Australia in search for her home-land with the help of a group of female prisoners, a psychotic worshipper, and a drifter named Max.

IMDb: 8.1 (679,353 votes)
Metascore: 90

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Starring: Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Hugh Keays-Byrne

Directed by: George Miller

How to Train Your Dragon (Movie, 2010)

Netflix

A hapless young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons, becomes the unlikely friend of a young dragon himself, and learns there may be more to the creatures than he assumed.

IMDb: 8.1 (545,474 votes)
Metascore: 74

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure

Starring: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera

Directed by: Dean DeBlois, Chris Sanders

Ip Man (Movie, 2008)

Netflix

Ip Man

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the successful martial arts master who taught the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun to the world.

IMDb: 8.1 (186,160 votes)
Metascore: 59

Genre: Action, Biography, Drama

Starring: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Ka Tung Lam, Siu-Wong Fan

Directed by: Wilson Yip

Bajrangi Bhaijaan (Movie, 2015)

Amazon

Bajrangi Bhaijaan

A man with a magnanimous heart takes a young mute Pakistani girl back to her homeland to reunite her with her family.

IMDb: 8.1 (54,037 votes)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

Starring: Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Harshaali Malhotra

Directed by: Kabir Khan

The Terminator (Movie, 1984)

Netflix

A human-looking indestructible cyborg is sent from 2029 to 1984 to assassinate a waitress, whose unborn son will lead humanity in a war against the machines, while a soldier from that war is sent to protect her at all costs.

IMDb: 8.0 (665,460 votes)
Metascore: 83

Genre: Action, Sci-Fi

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Biehn, Linda Hamilton, Paul Winfield

Directed by: James Cameron

District 9 (Movie, 2009)

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District 9

An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology.

IMDb: 8.0 (571,347 votes)
Metascore: 81

Genre: Action, Sci-Fi

Starring: Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt, Sylvaine Strike

Directed by: Neill Blomkamp

Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (Movie, 2004)

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Kill Bill: Vol. 2

The Bride continues her quest of vengeance against her former boss and lover Bill, the reclusive bouncer Budd and the treacherous, one-eyed Elle.

IMDb: 8.0 (562,300 votes)
Metascore: 83

Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller

Starring: Vivica A. Fox, Ambrosia Kelley, Michael Parks, James Parks

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Star Trek (Movie, 2009)

Amazon

Star Trek

The brash James T. Kirk tries to live up to his father's legacy with Mr. Spock keeping him in check as a vengeful, time-traveling Romulan creates black holes to destroy the Federation one planet at a time.

IMDb: 8.0 (536,048 votes)
Metascore: 82

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Leonard Nimoy, Eric Bana

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

The Incredibles (Movie, 2004)

Netflix

The Incredibles

A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

IMDb: 8.0 (527,760 votes)
Metascore: 90

Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure

Starring: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson, Jason Lee

Directed by: Brad Bird

A Fistful of Dollars (Movie, 1964)

A Fistful of Dollars

A wandering gunfighter plays two rival families against each other in a town torn apart by greed, pride, and revenge.

IMDb: 8.0 (163,354 votes)
Metascore: 65

Genre: Action, Drama, Western

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Marianne Koch, Gian Maria Volonté, Wolfgang Lukschy

Directed by: Sergio Leone

Edge of Tomorrow (Movie, 2014)

Netflix

Edge of Tomorrow

A military officer is brought into an alien war against an extraterrestrial enemy who can reset the day and know the future. When this officer is enabled with the same power, he teams up with a Special Forces warrior to try and end the war.

IMDb: 7.9 (493,053 votes)
Metascore: 71

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Starring: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Brendan Gleeson, Bill Paxton

Directed by: Doug Liman