1998 Action Movies

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...

U.S. Marshals (1998)

U.S. Marshals

    • PG-13
    • 131 min
    • Action

    U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a plane load of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when Diplomatic Security Agent John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it becomes clear that Sheridan is more than just another murderer.

    Blade (1998)

    Blade

    • 55%
    • R
    • 120 min
    • Action

    When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire during pregnancy, she did not know that she gave her son a special gift while dying: All the good vampire attributes in combination with the best human skills. Blade grew up to be a vampire hunter for revenge on his mother's death. The vampires, who managed to infiltrate nearly every major organization, need Blade's very special blood to summon La Magra, the blood god, in order to reign over the human cattle, as they call us.

    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...

    Enemy of the State (1998)

    Enemy of the State

    • 71%
    • R
    • 132 min
    • Action

    A chance encounter with an old friend destroys attorney Robert Clayton Dean's (Will Smith) fast-track career and happy home life when he is framed for murder by a corrupt intelligence official. As an administrator on loan from the State Department to the National Security Agency, Thomas Brian Reynolds (Jon Voight) appropriates the vast resources of his department to commit the perfect crime and conceal a political cover up of immense proportions. Dean's only hope to reclaim his life and prove...

    Godzilla (1998)

    Godzilla

    • 25%
    • PG-13
    • 139 min
    • Action

    A devastating, blinding flash of white light fills the Eastern sky. Thousands of miles away, the Pacific Ocean churns, engulfing a freighter with wicked speed. Ships off both U.S. coasts capsize and are dragged into an inexplicably roiling sea. On another part of the globe, giant footprints plow an ominous path through miles of Panamanian forests, Tahitian villages and Jamaican beaches. What is the source of all this mysterious, far-flung mayhem? Godzilla, the undisputed king of movie monsters,...

    The Mask of Zorro (1998)

    The Mask of Zorro

    • 82%
    • PG
    • 136 min
    • Action

    The Mask of Zorro is a sweeping romantic adventure of love and honor, of tragedy and triumph set against Mexico's fight for independence from the iron fist of Spain. It is also a rousing, often hilarious swashbuckling fable about how a roguish outlaw whose only knowledge of a sword is that "the pointy end goes into the other man" is transformed into an elegant hero.

    It has been 20 years since Don Diego de la Vega (Anthony Hopkins) successfully fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as...

    Rush Hour (1998)

    Rush Hour

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

    Jackie Chan is Inspector Lee, a Hong Kong Detective who helps confiscate millions of dollars worth of stolen Chinese artifacts from Crime Lord Juntao. Seeking revenge, Juntao kidnaps the eleven year old daughter of the Chinese consul when he moves to America. Chan is sent as a diplomatic advisor and finds himself paired up with a Los Angeles cop (Chris Tucker) - a man who works alone, and wants to stay that way.

    The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)

    The Man in the Iron Mask

      • PG-13
      • 132 min
      • Action

      "When rioting citizens of France destroyed the Bastille, they discovered within its records this mysterious entry: 'Prisoner number 64389000: the Man in the Iron Mask.' The identity of the prisoner has forever remained a mystery."

      It has been many years since Aramis, Athos, Porthos and d'Artagnan fought together as the bravest and best of the King's Royal Guards, the Musketeers, with a passion and valor that has become legend.

      Athos (John Malkovich) lives a simple life raising his son Raoul....

      Deep Impact (1998)

      Deep Impact

      • 48%
      • PG-13
      • 120 min
      • Action

      Fourteen-year-old Leo Beiderman (Elijah Wood) did not expect to make an earth-shattering discovery when he joined his high school astronomy club. He didn't expect to make any discoveries at all; he simply hoped that classmate Sarah Hotchner (Leelee Sobieski) would discover him. Yet a photograph he takes through his small telescope makes him co-discoverer of Comet Wolf-Beiderman ... a comet that scientists determine is on a fatal collision course with the Earth.

      In the weeks and months that...

      Lost In Space (1998)

      Lost In Space

      • 27%
      • PG-13
      • 130 min
      • Action

      The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find themselves hurtling through uncharted space.

      Ronin (1998)

      Ronin

      • 68%
      • R
      • 122 min
      • Action

      Six strangers, experts in munitions, surveillance and covert operations, meet in a musty warehouse in the heart of Paris. Field soldiers during the Cold War, some hold dark secrets that could topple governments. Sam (Robert De Niro), an American, is well-versed in the language of weapons and the strategy of battle. Also present are driver Larry (Skipp Sudduth), also an American, English weapons specialist Spence (Sean Bean), Eastern Bloc electronics specialist Gregor (Stellan Skarsgard),...

      Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)

      Lethal Weapon 4

      • 52%
      • R
      • 127 min
      • Action

      In Lethal Weapon 4, the quartet is joined by junior detective Lee Butters (actor, comedian Chris Rock), as the team struggles to unravel a series of crimes involving immigrant smuggling and counterfeiting. Their leads converge on a man named Wah Sing Ku (Chinese action star Jet Li), a fiercely disciplined Asian Triad princeling bent on a complex and deadly mission.

      Small Soldiers (1998)

      Small Soldiers

      • 48%
      • PG-13
      • 110 min
      • Action

      In the small suburban town of Winslow Corners, Ohio, life is quiet, people are friendly, and action figures are only toys. Then again, dont judge an action figure by its box.

      Meet the Commado Elite action figures with an attitude. To them, everything else is just a toy. . . including the unsuspecting suburbanites of Winslow Corners, who have somehow found themselves allied with the Commandos sworn enemies, the Gorgonites. The monstrous-looking, but noble Gorgonites want only to hide from the...

      Blues Brothers 2000 (1998)

      Blues Brothers 2000

        • PG-13
        • 123 min
        • Action

        Blues Brothers 2000 picks up 18 years after the brothers' original "mission from God" left off, with Elwood Blues (Dan Aykroyd) getting out of prison and discovering that much has changed in the time he's been away. His partner, Jake, is dead, his band is long gone and the orphanage where he grew up has been demolished. Even Curtis, the orphanage custodian who was the surrogate father to Jake and Elwood, has passed on, making Elwood's only living relation Curtis' bastard son Cabel (Joe Morton)...

        Vampires (1998)

        Vampires

        • 33%
        • R
        • 108 min
        • Action

        By night, vampires rise from loamy graves in search of human prey. By day, vampire slayer Jack Crow (James Woods) leads a contingent of Vatican mercenaries in a long-waged war against these enemies.

        After destroying a vampire nest in rural New Mexico, 'Team Crow' is savagely ambushed during the victory celebration by the unholy Valek (Thomas Ian Griffith), a vicious 600-year-old vampire. Valek is nearing the end of a long search for the elusive Berziers Cross, the implement of ritual that can...

        Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)

        Star Trek: Insurrection

          • PG-13
          • 103 min
          • Action

          Lt. Cmdr. Data, on a mission to observe the race of Ba'ku, suddenly behaves as if having to fear for his existance. The peaceful Ba'ku, whose planet offers regenerative radiation and therefore incredible lifespans, live in harmony with nature and reject any kind of technology. Their planet and their culture is studied by the starfleet and the associated Son'a - in secrecy. But the So'na, lead by Ru'afo, intend to abduct the Ba'ku in order to take the planet for themselves and for the starfleet...

          Deep Rising (1998)

          Deep Rising

          • 31%
          • R
          • 106 min
          • Action

          In the South China Sea, gruesome creatures surface from the deep to attack and cannibalize the passengers on a luxury cruise liner. Few survivors remain when resourceful mercenary John J. Finnegan (Treat Williams), his mechanic (Kevin J. O'Connor) and first mate (Una Damon) moore their vessel alongside this luxury liner.

          When they board the liner, they discover gruesome evidence that something hideous has attacked the ship. The decks are pooled with blood. The air is thick with a deafening...

          Soldier (1998)

          Soldier

          • 10%
          • R
          • 99 min
          • Action

          Todd (Kurt Russell) is a veteran soldier of numerous galactic conflicts and, although he is one of the best, his days are drawing to a close. A new breed of "engineered" soldiers, unmatched in their battle expertise, stamina and ruthless capacity for killing wipe out both of Todd's squad members and severely wounds Todd in a government ordered test.

          Assumed dead, Todd is dumped on a remote planet-a garbage outpost-peopled only by a group of lost and forgotten pioneers who gradually nurse him...

          Six Days, Seven Nights (1998)

          Six Days, Seven Nights

          • 36%
          • PG-13
          • 98 min
          • Action

          He's a cargo pilot who is heading up another carefree, easy-money plane trip from one island to the next. She's a New York magazine editor who has planned a relaxing holiday in a tropical wonderland. However, nature plots a decidedly different course for these two when an unexpected storm squall forces them to crash land on an uncharted island. With no plane, no communication and no patience for each other, neither is prepared for the exhausting, exhilarating adventure that awaits them in...