50 Best IMDb Rated Action Movies on Netflix Switzerland

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Last updated: 2019-05-23

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 IMDb rated action movies on Netflix Switzerland right now. Hope you can sleep after all that excitement.

Inception


Inception 2010

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2010

Director(s):   Christopher Nolan

In this mind-bending sci-fi thriller, a man runs an espionage business built around entering the subconscious of his targets to mold their thoughts.

Actor(s):   Cillian Murphy, Dileep Rao, Ellen Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ken Watanabe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Lukas Haas, Marion Cotillard, Michael Caine, Pete Postlethwaite, Tom Berenger, Tom Hardy

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The Matrix


The Matrix 1999

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1999

Director(s):   Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski

A computer hacker learns that what most people perceive as reality is actually a simulation created by machines and joins a rebellion to break free.

Actor(s):   Belinda McClory, Carrie-Anne Moss, Gloria Foster, Hugo Weaving, Joe Pantoliano, Julian Arahanga, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Marcus Chong, Matt Doran

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The Dark Knight


The Dark Knight 2008

Genre:   Action, Crime, Fantasy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2008

Director(s):   Christopher Nolan

As Batman, Lt. Gordon and the district attorney continue to dismantle Gotham's criminal underground, a new villain threatens to undo their good work.

Actor(s):   Aaron Eckhart, Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Heath Ledger, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Michael Caine, Monique Gabriela Curnen, Morgan Freeman

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The Dark Knight Rises


The Dark Knight Rises 2012

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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Aliens


Aliens 1986

Genre:   Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Available From:   2018-07-20

Year:   1986

Director(s):   James Cameron

Found after decades in hypersleep, Ripley joins a team of Marines on a mission to the planet where she first encountered a vicious, gut-busting alien.

Actor(s):   Al Matthews, Bill Paxton, Carrie Henn, Jenette Goldstein, Lance Henriksen, Mark Rolston, Michael Biehn, Paul Reiser, Sigourney Weaver, William Hope

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Avatar


Avatar 2009

Genre:   Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2018-07-06

Year:   2009

Director(s):   James Cameron

A Marine travels to planet Pandora to become an avatar, ingratiate himself with the natives and help Americans mine lucrative unobtainium.

Actor(s):   CCH Pounder, Giovanni Ribisi, Joel David Moore, Laz Alonso, Michelle Rodriguez, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Wes Studi, Zoe Saldana

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Die Hard


Die Hard 1988

Genre:   Action, Thriller

Available From:   2016-04-01

Year:   1988

Director(s):   John McTiernan

NYPD cop John McClane's plan to reconcile with his wife is interrupted when, after he arrives at her office, the building is overtaken by terrorists.

Actor(s):   Alan Rickman, Alexander Godunov, Bonnie Bedelia, Bruce Willis, De'voreaux White, Hart Bochner, James Shigeta, Paul Gleason, Reginald Veljohnson, William Atherton

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Ip Man


Ip Man 2008

Genre:   Action, Biography

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2008

Director(s):   Wilson Yip

An occupying Japanese general challenges Chinese men to duels to prove the superiority of the Japanese, but Ip Man refuses to fight at first.

Actor(s):   Chen Zhi Hui, Donnie Yen, Gordon Lam, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Ka Tung Lam, Lynn Hung, Simon Yam, Siu-Wong Fan, Xing Yu, You-Nam Wong

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Mad Max: Fury Road


Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

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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Kill Bill: Vol. 1


Kill Bill: Vol. 1 2003

Genre:   Action, Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2003

Director(s):   Quentin Tarantino

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.

Actor(s):   Chia-Hui Liu, Chiaki Kuriyama, Daryl Hannah, David Carradine, Julie Dreyfus, Lucy Liu, Michael Madsen, Shinichi Chiba, Uma Thurman, Vivica A. Fox

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