2002 Action Movies

Spider-Man (2002)

Spider-Man

  • 89%
  • PG-13
  • 121 min
  • Action

A rather odd thing has just just occurred in the life of nerdy high school student Peter Parker; after being bitten by a radioactive spider, his body chemistry is mutagenically altered in that he can scale walls and ceilings, and he develops a "spider-sense" that warns him of approaching danger. Adopting the name "Spider-Man", Peter first uses his newfound powers to make money, but after his uncle is murdered at the hands of a criminal Peter failed to stop, he swears to use his powers to fight...

The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers

  • 96%
  • PG-13
  • 179 min
  • Action

At the end of part one, the Fellowship was forced to divide. "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" traces the journey of Frodo (Wood) and Sam (Astin) as they venture deeper into the land of the enemy - with the mysterious Gollum (Serkis) serving as their guide - while their companions in the Fellowship, Aragorn (Mortensen), Legolas (Bloom) and Gimli (Davies), struggle to rescue the captured Hobbits Merry (Monaghan) and Pippin (Boyd). Their destinies now lie at Two Towers - Orthanc Tower in...

Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)

Austin Powers in Goldmember

  • 54%
  • PG-13
  • 94 min
  • Action

Dr. Evil and Mini-Me have somehow escaped from a maximum security prison and the duo team up with Goldmember. Together they formulate a plan for world domination. And this particular scheme requires a large amount of time-travel, and kidnapping Austin Powers' father, England's master spy, Nigel Powers. As Austin chases Dr. Evil, Mini-Me and Goldmember through time, he stops in 1975 to "connect" with an old girlfriend, detective Foxy Cleopatra, and requests her help to track the villains and...

Minority Report (2002)

Minority Report

  • 91%
  • PG-13
  • 145 min
  • Action

In Washington, D.C., in 2054, a technologically advanced Department of Precrime has been created to detect and prevent murders before they're committed. As the respected Detective John Anderton, Tom Cruise plays one of the cops who bust potential murderers. He's a respected officer hired by his even more admired mentor (Max von Sydow). But an aggressive and arrogant Department of Justice agent (Colin Farrell) begins nosing around looking for corruption and thinks he finds it when signs point to...

Chicago (2002)

Chicago

  • 87%
  • PG-13
  • 113 min
  • Comedy

Roxie Hart is a married chorus girl with hopes of being a headliner in Vaudeville. Velma Kelly is a former headliner. What do these two have in common? They both are murderesses. Roxie killed her lover when he walked out on her, and Velma killed her husband and sister, who were having an affair. Chicago's newspapers love the nitty-gritty and Velma is at the top of the headlines. But then Roxie comes along and Velma is old news. They find themselves competing for not only the press' attention,...

The Scorpion King (2002)

The Scorpion King

  • 40%
  • PG-13
  • 94 min
  • Action

A prequel to the hit films The Mummy and The Mummy Returns. In this one, The Rock, as a lowly but surprisingly muscular peasant, witnesses his village destroyed by marauders. Enraged and well-oiled, he deals many furious smack-downs to his enemies on his way to becoming the first pharaoh of Egypt.

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

  • 65%
  • PG
  • 142 min
  • Action

Ten years later, Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padmé, while Obi-Wan investigates an assassination attempt on the Princess and discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.

The Count Of Monte Cristo (2002)

The Count Of Monte Cristo

  • 73%
  • PG-13
  • 131 min
  • Action

A young sailor, Edmond Dantes (Jim Caviezel), falsely accused of treason, is imprisoned without trail on an island fortress. He orchestrates an elaborate escape and sets out to discover treasure on the isle of Monte Cristo, all the while swearing revenge on his captors.

Die Another Day (2002)

Die Another Day

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

James Bond�s newest mission begins with a spectacular high-speed hovercraft chase through a minefield in the demilitarized zone separating North and South Korea � and the action doesn�t let up until the credits roll. From Hong Kong to Cuba to London, Bond circles the world in his quest to unmask a traitor and prevent a war of catastrophic proportions. On his way he crosses paths with Jinx (Oscar�-winner Halle Berry) and Miranda Frost (Rosamund Pike), who will play vital...

We Were Soldiers (2002)

We Were Soldiers

  • 63%
  • R
  • 138 min
  • Action

Told from the perspective of two men who were on the scene during the first battle between U.S. and Viet Cong troops. Harold Moore, a U.S. commander, and Joseph Galloway, a reporter, describe in detail the events waiting to befall the 400 American soldiers who were flown into the country via helicopter � when 2,000 Vietnamese troops were poised to surround them.

The Bourne Identity (2002)

The Bourne Identity

  • 83%
  • PG-13
  • 111 min
  • Action

On a stormy night, a young man is pulled out of the Mediterranean Sea by the crew of a fishing boat. Thinking the young man is dead, a curious fisherman with a scalpel finds two bullets in his back and a miniature laser device in his hip. The laser reveals a Swiss bank account number. But our wet hero isn't dead, and soon finds himself in Zurich. In the bank vault the young man discovers his name, Jason Bourne. In addition, he finds a baffling pile of different passports, all with his picture,...

Reign Of Fire (2002)

Reign Of Fire

  • 40%
  • PG-13
  • 101 min
  • Action

In present-day London, twelve-year-old Quinn watches as his mother, a construction engineer, inadvertently wakes an enormous fire-breathing beast from its century-long slumber. Twenty years later, much of the world has been scarred by the beast and its offspring. As a fire chief, Quinn (Christian Bales) is responsable for warding off the beasts and keeping a community alive as they eke out a meager existence. Into their midst come a hotshot American, Van Zan (Matthew McConaughey), who says he...

Resident Evil (2002)

Resident Evil

  • 34%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Action

This spin-off of the popular video game focuses on a military group fighting a supercomputer that's gone out of control. That's not all: The group also must combat hundreds of scientists who, after an accident in the lab, mutate into flesh-eating zombies.

Blade 2 (2002)

Blade 2

    • R
    • 117 min
    • Action

    This sequel has Wesley Snipes returning as vampire-hunter Blade. This time, Blade forms an uneasy alliance with a group of vampires, called the Bloodpack, to fight a new type of undead, the Reapers.

    Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)

    Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams

    • 74%
    • PG
    • 100 min
    • Action

    This time around, Carmen (Alexa Vega) and Juni Cortez (Daryl Sabara) find themselves on a mysterious island, where they meet an eccentric scientist (Steve Buscemi) and his odd genetic creations, all the while battling a pair of rival spy siblings, Gary (Matt O'Leary) and Gerti (Emily Osment) Giggles. When the kids find themselves in trouble, mom and dad (Carla Gugino, Antonio Banderas) spring into action, and even their superspy grandparents (Ricardo Montalban, Holland Taylor) lend a hand.

    Men In Black II (2002)

    Men In Black II

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

    Agent Jay (Will Smith), having grown lonely and angst-ridden as an MiB, uncovers a diabolical plot masterminded by Serleena (Lara Flynn Boyle), an evil Kylothian monster that disguises itself as a sexy lingerie model, when he's called to a pizza joint to investigate alien activity. While there he meets Laura, a witness, and sparks fly between them. After some flirting, he decides not to neuralize her. When Serleena takes the entire MiB building hostage, there is only one person left for Jay to...

    Equilibrium (2002)

    Equilibrium

    • 37%
    • R
    • 107 min
    • Action

    Set in a future society in which human emotion is forbidden and is suppressed by a required dose of the drug Prozium, the story follows the spiritual conversion of John Preston (Bale), an agent who must administer the drug. When he accidentally misses a dose, he becomes aware of his emotions and fights to overthrow the controlling regime. Taye Diggs plays Preston's partner.

    Eight Legged Freaks (2002)

    Eight Legged Freaks

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

    The residents of a rural mining town discover that an unfortunate chemical spill has caused hundreds of little spiders to mutate overnight. They're now the size of SUVs and ? they're hungry. When the alarm is sounded, it's up to mining engineer Chris McCormack (David Arquette) and Sheriff Sam Parker (Kari Wuhrer) to mobilize an eclectic group of townspeople.

    The Time Machine (2002)

    The Time Machine

    • 29%
    • PG-13
    • 96 min
    • Sci-Fi

    This is a remake of the 1960 film based upon the novel by H.G. Wells, which is about a man in the 1890s who builds a time machine that sends him farther and farther into the future. Eventually he finds himself 800,000 years away, and two races inhabit the Earth: the Eloi, who are calm, fun-loving creatures, and the Morlocks, hideous underground monsters who come out at night to kidnap the Eloi.

    Hero (2002)

    Hero

    • 95%
    • PG-13
    • 99 min
    • Action

    At the end of China's Warring States, the Kingdom of Qin is the most ruthless and ambitious of the seven states. It's King is the target of assassins from all over China. Of all the would-be assassins, Broken Sword, Flying Snow and Sky are the most dangerous. When Nameless kills all three, he is offered a chance to meet the King. Namesless explains to the King that how he used their personal relationships to expose and attack their weaknesses, but the King tells a different version of the same...