50 Best Action Movies on Netflix Switzerland

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Last updated: 2019-08-22

Looking for a some adrenaline rush? Among all the films Netflix has to offer, their line-up of action movies is impressively robust. Featuring shoot-'em-ups, superhero epics, and nightmare dystopian thrillers, there's something for every kind of action fan. Here are the 50 best action movies on Netflix Switzerland right now. Hope you can sleep after all that excitement.

Rambo: First Blood


Rambo: First Blood 1982
IMDb:   7.7/10

Metacritic:   61/100

Genre:   Action, Adventure

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1982

Director(s):   Ted Kotcheff

Targeted by a small-town sheriff, former Green Beret and Vietnam vet John Rambo reaches his breaking point and launches a guerilla response.

Actor(s):   Brian Dennehy, Sylvester Stallone

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Dunkirk


Dunkirk 2017
IMDb:   7.9/10

Metacritic:   94/100

Genre:   Action, War

Available From:   2018-06-14

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Christopher Nolan

In May 1940, soldiers and civilians struggle by land, sea and air to evacuate the British army and their allies, Europe's last hope, from Dunkirk.

Actor(s):   Aneurin Barnard, Barry Keoghan, Cillian Murphy, Fionn Whitehead, Harry Styles, Jack Lowden, James D'Arcy, Kenneth Branagh, Mark Rylance, Tom Glynn-Carney, Tom Hardy

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Mad Max: Fury Road


Mad Max: Fury Road 2015
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   90/100

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Available From:   2016-04-05

Year:   2015

Director(s):   George Miller

In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, Max helps a rebellious woman and a band of female prisoners flee from tyranny, fend off threats and seek their homeland.

Actor(s):   Abbey Lee, Charlize Theron, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Josh Helman, Nathan Jones, Nicholas Hoult, Riley Keough, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Tom Hardy, Zoe Kravitz

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Predator


Predator 1987
IMDb:   7.8/10

Metacritic:   45/100

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2016-04-01

Year:   1987

Director(s):   John McTiernan

A tough Army commando team on a rescue mission in South America fights a strange jungle predator, a space alien that mercilessly devours its victims.

Actor(s):   Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Duke, Carl Weathers, Elpidia Carrillo, Jesse Ventura, Kevin Peter Hall, R.G. Armstrong, Richard Chaves, Shane Black, Sonny Landham

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Baby Driver


Baby Driver 2017
IMDb:   7.6/10

Metacritic:   86/100

Genre:   Action, Crime

Available From:   2018-10-01

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Edgar Wright

Smooth-faced getaway driver Baby is a music junkie in deep with a bad dude. He's got just one job left, but it's all about to go sideways.

Actor(s):   Ansel Elgort, Eiza Gonzalez, Flea, Jamie Foxx, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm, Kevin Spacey, Lanny Joon, Lily James, Sky Ferreira

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The Dark Knight Rises


The Dark Knight Rises 2012
IMDb:   8.4/10

Metacritic:   78/100

Genre:   Action, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2012

Director(s):   Christopher Nolan

Billionaire Bruce Wayne must once again don the cape of his alter ego, Batman, when Gotham is threatened by new foes such as Catwoman and Bane.

Actor(s):   Anne Hathaway, Ben Mendelsohn, Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Matthew Modine, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Tom Hardy

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The Revenant


The Revenant 2015
IMDb:   8/10

Metacritic:   76/100

Genre:   Action, Drama, Western

Available From:   2016-09-03

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Alejandro G. Inarritu, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

In the 1820s, a fur trapper struggles for survival to exact retribution against a ruthless mercenary who left him to die along the Missouri River.

Actor(s):   Arthur Redcloud, Christopher Rosamond, Domhnall Gleeson, Duane Howard, Fabrice Adde, Forrest Goodluck, Joshua Burge, Kristoffer Joner, Leonardo DiCaprio, Lukas Haas, Melaw Nakehk'o, Paul Anderson, Robert Moloney, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter

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Alien 3: Collector’s Edition


Alien 3: Collector's Edition 1992
IMDb:   6.4/10

Metacritic:   59/100

Genre:   Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2019-07-19

Year:   1992

Director(s):   David Fincher

After surviving a crash-landing on a planet inhabited by former prison inmates, Lt. Ripley once-again confronts a deadly alien threat.

Actor(s):   Brian Glover, Charles Dance, Charles S. Dutton, Christopher John Fields, Danny Webb, Holt McCallany, Lance Henriksen, Paul McGann, Pete Postlethwaite, Ralph Brown, Sigourney Weaver

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Thor: Ragnarok


Thor: Ragnarok 2017
IMDb:   7.9/10

Metacritic:   74/100

Genre:   Action, Comedy, Fantasy

Available From:   2018-06-05

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Taika Waititi

To save Asgard from a bloodthirsty goddess of death, the mighty Thor will have to battle his way to freedom and find a way back home.

Actor(s):   Anthony Hopkins, Benedict Cumberbatch, Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth, Clancy Brown, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Karl Urban, Luke Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel House, Ray Stevenson, Sam Neill, Tadanobu Asano, Taika Waititi, Tessa Thompson, Tom Hiddleston, Zachary Levi

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Okja


Okja 2017
IMDb:   8/10

Metacritic:   76/100

Genre:   Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2017-06-28

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Joon-ho Bong

A gentle giant and the girl who raised her are caught in the crossfire between animal activism, corporate greed and scientific ethics.

Actor(s):   An Seo Hyun, Byun Heebong, Daniel Henshall, Devon Bostick, Giancarlo Esposito, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lily Collins, Paul Dano, Shirley Henderson, Steven Yeun, Tilda Swinton, Woo Shik Choi, Yoon Je Moon

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