90s Action Movies

The Matrix (1999)

The Matrix

  • 87%
  • R
  • 136 min
  • Action

Computer hacker Thomas Anderson has lived a relatively ordinary life--in what he thinks is the year 1999--until he is contacted by the enigmatic Morpheus who leads him into the real world. In reality, it is 200 years later, and the world has been laid waste and taken over by advanced artificial intelligence machines. The computers have created a false version of 20th-century life--the "Matrix"--to keep the human slaves satisfied, while the AI machines draw power from the humans. Anderson,...

Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Terminator 2: Judgment Day

  • 98%
  • R
  • 137 min
  • Action

In the year 2029, a computer called Skynet is fighting against a human resistance, after having nearly destroyed the rest of humanity in 1997. Skynet has found a way to send some of it's warriors, called Terminators, back in time. This is the story of the Terminator sent to kill the resistance leader in 1995, while he is still a child. The resistance sends a reprogrammed Terminator back to 1995 to protect the young man. The question is, can they survive against the new prototype liquid metal...

The Fifth Element (1997)

The Fifth Element

  • 71%
  • PG-13
  • 117 min
  • Action

Every five thousand years, a door opens between the dimensions. In one dimension lies the universe and all of its multitude of varied life forms. In another exists an element made not of earth, air, fire or water, but of anti-energy, anti-life. This "thing," this darkness, waits patiently at the threshold of the universe for an opportunity to extinguish all life and all light.

Apollo 13 (1995)

Apollo 13

  • 95%
  • PG
  • 140 min
  • Adventure

At first, it seemed the perfect mission--too perfect, even, to make headlines. After three days in space, three Apollo astronauts--Jim Lovell (two- time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks), Fred Haise (Bill Paxton) and Jack Swigert (Kevin Bacon)--were finally approaching a long-cherished destination. Apollo 13 was going to the Moon.

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

  • 56%
  • PG
  • 131 min
  • Action

When the evil Trade Federation plots to take over the peaceful planet of Naboo, Jedi warrior Qui-Gon Jinn and his apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi embark on an amazing adventure to save the planet. With them on their journey is the young queen Amidala, Gungan outcast JarJar Binks, and the powerful Captain Panaka, who will all travel to the faraway planets of Tatooine and Coruscant in a futile attempt to save their world from Darth Sidious, leader of the Trade Federation, and Darth Maul, the strongest...

Mission: Impossible (1996)

Mission: Impossible

  • 62%
  • PG-13
  • 110 min
  • Action

A former Russian spy selling international intelligence on the black market ... a list containing names of the top undercover agents in the world ... a corrupt agent doubling for an unknown organization ... a mysterious arms dealer ... a spy agency ready to disavow the actions or existence of any of its members captured or killed ... and one man on a mission which seems impossible ...

Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)

Tomorrow Never Dies

  • 57%
  • PG-13
  • 119 min
  • Action

Never believe what you read in the paper. Or, for that matter, what you see on CMGN, the new twenty four-hour news network media baron Elliot Carver is gearing up to launch. There's no news like bad news, and if Carver has his way, what's brewing in the east is the worst news possible. Nothing gets their attention like war.

Goldeneye (1995)

Goldeneye

  • 78%
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • Action

Ian Fleming's James Bond is back! Pierce Brosnan takes on the role of legendary Agent 007, as the most successful film franchise in history once again explodes onto the big screen

The Mummy (1999)

The Mummy

  • 55%
  • PG-13
  • 124 min
  • Action

In ancient Egypt, high priest Imhotep started a forbidden relationship with Anck-su-namun, Pharaoh Seti's Mistress. When Seti finds out about what's going on, Imhotep and his loved one stab him, but can't escape the trustworthy guards: Anck-su-namnun chooses to commit suicide while Imhotep is bestowed with the Hom-Dai, the most feared curse of all: He is mummified alive in Hamunaptra, the city of the Dead. More than thirty-six centuries later, in 1923, to be exact, adventurer Rick leads...

Waterworld (1995)

Waterworld

  • 43%
  • PG-13
  • 135 min
  • Action

Imagine a future without dry land. A future where the earth, covered in water, has evolved into a gritty, nautical society held together by determination and ingenuity. The inhabitants of this once-flourishing planet cling to life on incredible floating cities, their existence constantly threatened by Smokers-- bands of marauding pirates who roam the featureless surface of Waterworld.

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992)

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

  • 24%
  • PG
  • 120 min
  • Adventure

Once again, the McCallister family is off on their Christmas Vacation -- this time to Florida. But Kevin wanders off at the airport and ends up on a plane bound for New York City, instead of arriving with his family in Florida.

Upon arrival, he checks himself in at The Plaza and sets out to enjoy himself in the city with his father's credit card. He checks out the biggest toystore in the city and finds out that Harry and Marv - the bungling burglars that Kevin previously foiled - are planning...

Batman Returns (1992)

Batman Returns

  • 80%
  • PG-13
  • 126 min
  • Action

Batman faces a new villain, The Penguin, who is warped and deformed - but violently seeks acceptance by Gotham society. Penguin is joined in his evil plot by crooked businessman Max Schreck who is coerced into helping Penguin become the Mayor of Gotham.

Meanwhile, Schreck's secretary, Selina Kyle is thrown from the top of a building and is transformed into Catwoman - a mysterious woman with a similar dual-personality to that of Batman. While Batman is fighting Schreck and Penguin, he struggles...

Judge Dredd (1995)

Judge Dredd

  • 18%
  • R
  • 96 min
  • Action

In the Third Millennium a powerful and efficient hybrid of the police and judicial system has given birth to group of new gaurdians of the law with the power to dispense instant justice and punishment. These judges are law enforcer, jury and executioner. One of these judges, Judge Joseph Dredd (Sylvester Stallone) is a living legend - six feet of armored justice with no outside interests besides his devotion to enforcing the law.

When Dredd is framed for murder by a corrupt Council Judge...

Total Recall (1990)

Total Recall

  • 84%
  • R
  • 113 min
  • Action

What is reality when you can't trust your memory. Arnold Schwartzenegger is an Earthbound construction worker who keeps having dreams about Mars. A trip to a false memory transplant service for an imaginary trip to Mars goes terribly wrong and another personality surfaces. When his old self returns, he finds groups of his friends and several strangers seem to have orders to kill him. He finds records his other self left him that tell him to get to Mars to join up with the underground. The...

Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Saving Private Ryan

  • 92%
  • R
  • 169 min
  • Action

Following the Allied invasion of Normandy, two brothers lay dead in the wake of the onslaught. Meanwhile, in New Guinea, a third brother has been killed fighting the Japanese. After the Army General Staff learns that a fourth brother is missing in the French countryside, a rescue mission is ordered to find the young soldier and return him safely home. The mission is mounted by a veteran Ranger Captain commanding a platoon of men who have mixed feelings about risking their lives to "Save Private...

Blown Away (1994)

Blown Away

  • 28%
  • R
  • 121 min
  • Action

After her mother is killed by a car bomb, a 17-year-old girl lives a reckless and decadent lifestyle. She begins a relationship with a boy who works at a local ski resort. When she tells him of her suspicions that her strict father was responsible for her mother's death, he wants to help her out of her situation. He must decide whether she's telling the truth or using him to her own ends.

Armageddon (1998)

Armageddon

  • 39%
  • PG-13
  • 151 min
  • Action

An asteroid the size of Texas is heading directly toward Earth at 22,000 mph. NASA's executive director, Dan Truman, has only one option - to send up a crew to destroy the asteroid. He enlists the help of Harry S. Stamper (BRUCE WILLIS) - the world's foremost deep core oil driller - and Stamper's roughneck team of drillers to land on the asteroid, drill into its surface, and drop a nuclear device into the core. On this heroic journey, they face the most physically and emotionally challenging...

The World Is Not Enough (1999)

The World Is Not Enough

  • 51%
  • PG-13
  • 128 min
  • Action

Greed, revenge, world dominance, high-tech terrorism - it's all in a day's work for James Bond, who races to defuse an international power struggle with the world's oil supply hanging in the balance in The World is Not Enough, the 19th installment in the longest-running and most successful film franchise in cinema history.

From the banks of the Nervion River in Bilbao, Spain, to a spectacular high-speed boat chase up London's River Thames and through the highlands of Scotland, James Bond...

Independence Day (1996)

Independence Day

  • 61%
  • PG-13
  • 145 min
  • Action

Strange phenomena surface around the globe. The skies ignite. Terror races through the world's major cities. As these extraordinary events unfold, it becomes increasingly clear that a force of incredible magnitude has arrived; its mission: total annihilation over the Fourth of July weekend. The last hope to stop the destruction is an unlikely group of people united by fate and unimaginable circumstances.

Starship Troopers (1997)

Starship Troopers

  • 63%
  • R
  • 129 min
  • Action

The time is the future. Johnny Rico joins the military after graduation to become a citizen and for the love of his high school sweetheart. In the war against the bug aliens of Klendathu, the military is a very dangerous place to be. Johnny works his way through several battles and with the help of his friends and comrades, helps turn the tide of the war, and save the human race.