1986 Action Movies

The Big Easy (1986)

The Big Easy

  • 96%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Crime

When a hood's murder triggers a bloddy gangland drug war, detective Remy McSwain (Quaid) is on the scene. He's a smooth-talkin cop who fits right in with the easy style of Cajun country. Remy meets his match in Anne Osborne (Barkin), a no-nonsense Assistance District Attorney in town to investigate police corruption. Their electrically charged attraction keeps the sparks flying.

Black Moon Rising (1986)

Black Moon Rising

  • 30%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Action

Working for the US Government to retrieve a cassette with vital information, Sam Quint, a former CIA agent (Jones), runs into Marvin Ringer (Lee Ving), another hitman he replaced, who is after the same cassette. In a desperate attempt to evade Ringer and get the tape back to a government official (played by Bubba Smith), Quint hides the cassette in a 300-MPH prototype vehicle, the Black Moon, which is on a transporter destined for a public presentation in Los Angeles. Before Quint can recover...

Solarbabies (1986)

Solarbabies

    • PG-13
    • 94 min
    • Action

    This futuristic tale features the top talents of Hollywood's new generation including Jami Gertz, Lukas Haas and Jason Patric as prisoners in a fortress who plan their dazzling escape on wheels.

    No Retreat, No Surrender (1986)

    No Retreat, No Surrender

      • PG
      • 85 min
      • Action

      Young Jason Stillwell (Kurt McKinney) moves with his parents to Seattle, where local bullies harass them without mercy. Jason's father Tom (Tim Baker) does not believe in violence, so the family takes it on the chin. One day Jason enrolls in a martial arts class and quietly rises in rank to be a major contender. His mettle is tested in an international match against Ivan, a Russian champion.

      The Delta Force (1986)

      The Delta Force

      • 20%
      • R
      • 125 min
      • Action

      A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes led by Major McCoy (Norris) and by Colonel Alexander (Marvin) has been called into service to eliminate all terrorists on the jetliner.

      Running Scared (1986)

      Running Scared

      • 62%
      • R
      • 107 min
      • Action

      Gregory Hines and Billy Crystal star in the motion picture that asks the question, How come the bad guys always drive the good cars? The answer has them Running Scared in this lightning-paced comic thriller.

      Thrashin' (1986)

      Thrashin'

        • PG-13
        • 93 min
        • Action

        Two skateboarding gangs battle each other for supremacy, and a member of one gang falls in love with the sister of his rival.

        A Better Tomorrow (1986)

        A Better Tomorrow

          • R
          • 95 min
          • Action

          A death-hardened cop battles the Hong Kong underworld, including his own brother who joins the bad guys. This progenitor of Woo's "heroic violence" films introduces the theme of loyalties between men shattered by a violent world that forces them apart. Only through sacrifice can honor be attained.

          King Kong Lives (1986)

          King Kong Lives

            • 105 min
            • Action

            Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive!

            F/X (1986)

            F/X

            • 85%
            • R
            • 109 min
            • Action

            A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.

            8 Million Ways to Die (1986)

            8 Million Ways to Die

              • R
              • 115 min
              • Action

              Death comes to all except those who deserve it most There Are Eight Million Stories In The Naked City...

              A Fine Mess (1986)

              A Fine Mess

                • PG
                • 90 min
                • Action

                Two friends an actor and a chef discover a plot to fix a horse race and try to capitalize on it. But also have to deal with the two men who fixed it who are trying to silence them. And there's also the mob boss whom the two guys work for who planned the fixing thing whose wife is having an affair with the actor.

                Aladdin (1986)

                Aladdin

                  • PG
                  • 95 min
                  • Adventure

                  Updating of the old "Aladdin" Arabian Nights tale, as a teenager in modern-day Miami finds a magic lantern and out pops a genie, who's been asleep for 200 years and in his gratitude grants the boy several wishes.

                  Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)

                  Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold

                    • PG
                    • 99 min
                    • Action

                    After his brother Robeson disappears without a trace while exploring Africa in search of a legendary 'white tribe', Alan Quatermain decides to follow in his footsteps to learn what became of him. Soon after arriving, he discovers the los City of Gold, controlled by the evil lord Agon, and mined by his legions of white slaves.

                    America 3000 (1986)

                    America 3000

                      • PG-13
                      • 84 min
                      • Action

                      900 years after a nuclear war in the USA, mankind is back to the stone ages. Amazon women rule the tribes, while the men are weak and dumb - either kept as slaves or living wild as animals. Only Korvis and a friend are intelligent enough to flee and found a tribe of their own. Will they manage to teach the women love to men again?

                      Armed and Dangerous (1986)

                      Armed and Dangerous

                      • 14%
                      • PG-13
                      • 88 min
                      • Action

                      Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery at a location they are guarding, the pair begin to investigate corruption within the company and their union. They soon make enemies of everyone, but can the unlikely duo save the day?

                      Armed Response (1986)

                      Armed Response

                        • R
                        • 86 min
                        • Action

                        One of Tanaka's underlings has stolen a rare statuette that he had planned to use as a peace offering between the local Yakusa and Chinese Tong. He hires two private investigators to exchange ransom money to recover the statuette, but the trade goes down bad and Clay Roth is killed. This angers Roth's brothers and father, all combat veterans, and they go after the people responsible

                        Bad Girls Dormitory (1986)

                        Bad Girls Dormitory

                          • NONE
                          • 95 min
                          • Action

                          Inmates at a women's prison run by a corrupt warden and her gang of sadistic guards plan a breakout.

                          Band of the Hand (1986)

                          Band of the Hand

                          • 14%
                          • PG-13
                          • 109 min
                          • Action

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                          Bee Bop High School; Koko yotaro elegy (1986)

                          Bee Bop High School; Koko yotaro elegy

                            • Unrated
                            • 95 min
                            • Documentary

                            The story revolves around the lives of two rough-and-tumble high school friends Kato Hiroshi and Nakama Toru, who seemed to make a habit of getting into trouble and starting up fights. In keeping with the spirit of the manga, Toru and Hiroshi sport slicked back 50's style perms and adopted exaggerated swaggers that made them comical and yet also oddly cool. The drama also features an assortment of outlandish characters who sport even weirder fashions and hairdos. To describe the action in this...