50 Best IMDb Rated Action Movies on Netflix

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Last updated: 2019-05-19

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 right now. Hope you can sleep after all that excitement.

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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Baahubali 2: The Conclusion


Baahubali 2: The Conclusion 2017

Genre:   Action, Fantasy

Available From:   2017-08-07

Year:   2017

Director(s):   S.S. Rajamouli

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.

Actor(s):   Anushka Shetty, Nassar, Prabhas, Ramya Krishnan, Rana Daggubati, Sathyaraj, Subbaraju, Tamannaah Bhatia

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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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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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Avengers: Infinity War


Avengers: Infinity War 2018

Genre:   Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Available From:   2018-12-25

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Superheroes amass to stop intergalactic sociopath Thanos from acquiring a full set of Infinity Stones and wiping out half of all life in the universe.

Actor(s):   Anthony Mackie, Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Benicio Del Toro, Bradley Cooper, Chadwick Boseman, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pratt, Cobie Smulders, Danai Gurira, Dave Bautista, Don Cheadle, Elizabeth Olsen, Jeremy Renner, Josh Brolin, Karen Gillan, Mark Ruffalo, Paul Bettany, Paul Rudd, Pom Klementieff, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Tom Hiddleston, Tom Holland, Vin Diesel, Zoe Saldana

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Kill Bill: Vol. 2


Kill Bill: Vol. 2 2004

Genre:   Action, Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2004

Director(s):   Quentin Tarantino

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

Actor(s):   Ambrosia Kelley, Chia-Hui Liu, Claire Smithies, Clark Middleton, Daryl Hannah, David Carradine, Helen Kim, James Parks, Michael Madsen, Michael Parks, Perla Haney-Jardine, Uma Thurman

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon


Crouching Tiger

Genre:   Action, Fantasy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2000

Director(s):   Ang Lee

A young Chinese warrior steals a sword from a famed swordsman and then escapes into a world of romantic adventure with a mysterious man in the frontier of the nation.

Actor(s):   Chen Chang, De Ming Wang, Fa Zeng Li, Michelle Yeoh, Pei-Pei Cheng, Sihung Lung, Xian Gao, Yan Hai, Yun-Fat Chow, Ziyi Zhang

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2


Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 2017

Genre:   Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2017-12-06

Year:   2017

Director(s):   James Gunn

The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's true parentage.

Actor(s):   Bradley Cooper, Chris Pratt, Chris Sullivan, Dave Bautista, Elizabeth Debicki, Karen Gillan, Kurt Russell, Michael Rooker, Pom Klementieff, Sean Gunn, Sylvester Stallone, Vin Diesel, Zoe Saldana

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The Fighter


The Fighter 2010

Genre:   Action, Biography, Sport

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2010

Director(s):   David O. Russell

After a string of defeats, a boxer rediscovers his fighting will with help from his trainer and half-brother, a once-talented pugilist.

Actor(s):   Amy Adams, Bianca Hunter, Christian Bale, Dendrie Taylor, Erica McDermott, Jack McGee, Jill Quigg, Kate B. O'Brien, Mark Wahlberg, Melissa Leo, Melissa McMeekin

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Waar


Waar 2013

Genre:   Action, Thriller

Available From:   2017-07-01

Year:   2013

Director(s):   Bilal Lashari

When Pakistani authorities learn of a looming terrorist strike, they ask a retired intelligence officer to counter the attack before it's too late.

Actor(s):   Ali Azmat, Ayesha Khan, Hamza Abbasi, Kamran Lashari, Meesha Shafi, Shaan Shahid, Shamoon Abbasi

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