Top 10 Action Movies of All Time

Top 10 Action Movies of All TimeAction film is type of film in which one or more than one heroes are push into series of challenge which  includes fight scenes, violence, fear, anxiety and other emotions chases. Here, we give the list of Top 10 Action Movies of All Time for the people having interest in action movies. Visitors who want to watch the Best Animation Feature Films of all time can go through this article. This artcile contains the list of Top 10 Action Movies of All Time. The below mentioned movies has received many awards and these are the top 10 best action movies that ever made. Those people who want to watch hollywood action movies must go through this artcile and watch these 10 best action movies.

Top 10 Action Movies of All Time

  1. Die Hard

Top 10 Action Movies of All Time

Die Hard is American action film and it was released on 15th July 1988. Director of this movie is John McTiernan. This movie is written by Jeb Stuart and Steven E. de Souza. The film was made with the budget of $28 million and this movie has earned more than $140 million theatrically worldwide The film turned Willis into action star, became metonym for action film in which lone hero fights great odds, and is now generally considered one of the best action movies ever made. The movie success generate the Die Hard permit, including 4 sequels, video games, and a comic book.

  1. The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight is the action film and Christopher Nolan directed, produced, and co-written this movie. The movie based on characters appearing in comic books which were published by DC Comics and they develop the theme of film to 2005’s whose name is Batman Begins. The film is 2nd part of Nolan’s Batman film series and the starring of film is Michael Caine, Aaron Eckhart, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Heath Ledger, Gary Oldman and Maggie Gylenhaal. Critics named this film as the best film of the year 2008 than any other movie of that year. This movie is 24th highest-grossing film of all time with more than $1 billion in revenue globally. The movie received nominations of 8 Academy Award and it has received the award for Best Sound Editing and Ledger and also got the Best Supporting Actor award. The Final film “The Dark Knight Trilogy”, released on 20th July 2012.

  1. Star Wars


Star Wars is American epic space opera film and the film was released on 25th May 1977. The movie is written and directed by George Lucas. The stars of movie Peter Cushing, Harrison Ford Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Alec Guinness.  The co-star in supporting roles  are James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, David Prowse, Kenny Baker  and Peter Mayhew. In the US , the film $461 million and $314 million overseas, totaling $775 million. IN the world, the film is 3rd highest grossing film and In US and canada, Star Wars was the second-highest-grossing movie.

  1. Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark

Raiders of the Lost Ark is American action-adventure film, released on 12th June 1981. The director of the film Steven Spielberg, with a screenplay written by Lawrence Kasdan. The movie was produced by Frank Marshall and the starring of film are Harrison Ford, Karen Allen, Paul Freeman, Ronald Lacey, John Rhys-Davies and Denholm Elliott. This film  became year’s No. 1 grossing film and remains one of the top grossing films ever made. In the year 1992, It was nominated for 9 Academy Awards  out of these it got 4 awards for Sound, Visual Effects Best, Art Direction and Film Editing. The movie is one of the greatest films of all time.

  1. The Matrix

The Matrix

The Matrix is American–Australian science fiction action film which was released in the year 1999. Writer and director of the film The Wachowski Brothers and the starring Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Joe Pantoliano Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne. The movie is known to popularize visual effect which is known as “bullet time”. This film has appeared in the list of greatest science fiction films ans for preservation, the dilm was added to National Film Registry. For sound effects editing, visual effects, film editing and sound, The movie has received Academy Awards. For Best Sound and Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects, it has also received BAFTA awards. In the year 1999, the film has won Saturn Awards for Best Direction  and Best Science Fiction Film.

  1. Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

Terminator 2: Judgment Day is the film based on american science fiction action and this movie was released in the year 1991.  The film co-writer, director and producer is James Cameron. The film stars Robert Patrick, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton and Edward Furlong.  This movie is the theme of earlier film that is The Terminator which was released in the year 1984. The film received many awards such as 4 Academy Awards for Best Sound Mixing, Best Makeup, Best Visual Effects and Best Sound Editing. This was the highest-grossing film of the year 1991. Many publications  like American Film Institute declared this film as one of the sequels of all time, greatest action films and science fiction films.

  1. Casino Royale 2006

Casino Royale 2006

Casino Royale was released on 14th November 2006 and it is 21st film in Eon Productions James Bond film series. The writer of the film Neal Purvis, Robert Wade and Paul Haggis and the director of the movie is Martin Campbell.  The movie won many awards such as British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards, Film Award, Evening Standard British Film Award, xcellence in Production Design Award alaos received many other international awards. This movie weas also nominated for eight BAFTA awards and five Saturn Awards. Globally, the movie earned $599,045,960 and of the year 2006, the film was 4th highest-grossing film and it was also the highest grossing instalment of James Bond series until Skyfall beat it in the month of November 2012.

  1. Aliens


Aliens is American science-fiction action horror film, released on 18th July 1986 and director of the film is James Cameron. The movie earned $180 million globally and the movie was made with estimated budget of $17–18 million. The script of film was written with war film tone influenced by Vietnam War to compare the horror pattern of original Alien. The film was nominated for 7 Academy Awards. The eight Saturn Awards was won by this movie with Best Direction and Best Science Fiction Film, Best Actress for Weaver and  Best Writing for Cameron. The film is considered as one of the best films in the type of action movies.

  1. The Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises is British-American superhero film which was released in the year 2012. This movie is directed by Christopher Nolan who is also the co-write the screen play with Jonathan Nolan and also write the story with David S. Goyer. The movie based on the Characters appearing in comic books published  by DC Comics. At the box office, the film earned more than $1 billion globally. It was the 2nd film based on DC Comics character for earning $1 billion. Presently, the film is 16th-highest-grossing film of all time, the 4th highest-grossing superhero film of all time  and 3rd highest-grossing film of the year 2012. Te film won various awards such as AFI Awards 2012, 4 Golden Trailer Awards, 1 Saturn Awards and 1 Teen Choice Awards.

  1. The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back

The Empire Strikes Back was released in the year 1980 and it is American epic space opera film which was directed by Irvin Kershner. Leigh Brackett and the screenplay was written by Lawrence Kasdan. The movie is one of the greatest films of all time and of the year 1980, it became the highest-grossing film which earned more than $538 million worldwide. The film won many awards such as Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing, Special Achievement Academy Award, British Academy Film Award, Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music. The film was also nominated for Golden Globe Award  and Grammy Award for his musical score of film.

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