2002 Action Movies

The Transporter (2002)

The Transporter

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

A former U.S. Special Forces soldier-turned-mercenary hires himself out as a delivery man � any package, no questions asked. Things are complicated on his latest assignment when he breaks the first rule of the delivery service: don't open the package. The "package" turns out to contain the kidnapped daughter of a lethal Chinese cook who's smuggling his fellow countrymen into France.

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...

xXx (2002)

xXx

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

Vin Diesel reunites with the director (Rob Cohen) and the producer (Neal H.Moritz) of the blockbuster The Fast and the Furious. Diesel stars as Xander "XXX" Cage, the notorious underground thrill seeker who until now has been deemed untouchable by the law. NSA Agent Gibbons (Samuel L. Jackson) forces XXX to cooperate with the government to infiltrate an underground Russian crime ring and avoid going to prison. Betting XXX can succeed where other conventional spies have failed, Gibbons sends XXX...

Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)

Star Trek: Nemesis

    • PG-13
    • 117 min
    • Action

    On their way to Riker's and Troy's honeymoon, the Enterprise is sent near the neutral zone to Romulan space, and picks up a prototypic twin of android Data. Immediately they are further sent to Romulus, where a new praetor, Shinzon, a half-Reman cloned from Captain Picard, appears to want peace with the Federation. But then the crew detects a break-in on their computer systems, and Picard is captured by the Romulans because Shinzon needs him as his only matching supplier of genetic material....

    Crossroads (2002)

    Crossroads

    • 14%
    • PG-13
    • 93 min
    • Adventure

    Described as Boys on the Side meets Duets, the story is about three childhood chums who are on different paths as they reach high school. Britney Spears, who will make her acting debut and sing in the film, plays a goody-goody straight-A student. Another girl becomes a cheerleader, while the third is a burnout. The trio eventually takes a cross-country road trip together, and along the way they meet a young aspiring musician who persuades them to come to L.A. to compete in a music contest.

    Windtalkers (2002)

    Windtalkers

    • 33%
    • R
    • 134 min
    • Action

    Based on actual events during World War II, this film explains how U.S. troops utilized Navajo Indians and their complex language to communicate without the Japanese intercepting messages. Nicolas Cage and Christian Slater play Marines assigned to act as bodyguards to protect the Navajo soldiers.

    The Sum Of All Fears (2002)

    The Sum Of All Fears

    • 59%
    • PG-13
    • 124 min
    • Action

    When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight and advice on the situation. Then the unthinkable happens: a nuclear bomb explodes in a U.S. city, and America is quick to blame the Russians. What they don't realize is terrorists, bent on provoking open war between the two nations, are behind it...

    Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)

    Kung Pow: Enter the Fist

      • PG-13
      • 81 min
      • Action

      A one-man show with Oedekerk as director, screenwriter, and star, Kung Pow! is a martial arts spoof that borrows footage from other martial arts films and combines it with new footage featuring Oedekerk as the kung fu hero.

      Infernal Affairs (2002)

      Infernal Affairs

        • R
        • 101 min
        • Crime

        Directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak and headlined by Asian superstars Andy Lau and Tony Leung, INFERNAL AFFAIRS is a tightly wound thriller which centers on two Hong Kong police officers - one a gang mole on the force and the other an undercover cop in the gang - who share the same objectives and who find their destinies intertwined in this high-octane police actioner.

        In Cantonese with English subtitles.

        The Tuxedo (2002)

        The Tuxedo

        • 22%
        • PG-13
        • 99 min
        • Action

        Think Inspector Gadget, the early years. In order to save a kidnapped secret agent, the agent's clueless assistant must use an experimental new tuxedo loaded with hi-tech gadgets.

        I Spy (2002)

        I Spy

        • 15%
        • PG-13
        • 97 min
        • Action

        When the "Switchblade", the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott (Owen Wilson), is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a cocky civilian, World Class Boxing Champion Kelly Robinson (Eddie Murphy), on a dangerous top secret espionage mission. Their assignment: using equal parts skill and humor, catch Arnold Gundars, one of the world's most successful illegal arms...

        Rollerball (2002)

        Rollerball

        • 3%
        • PG-13
        • 98 min
        • Action

        The 1975 original starred James Caan as a roller-skating gladiator in the year 2005. The 2001 remake puts Chris Klein (American Pie, Election) on those wheels, as well as LL Cool J, in a fast-paced action smorgasbord full of car, motorcycle, and other high-speed chases.

        Undercover Brother (2002)

        Undercover Brother

        • 77%
        • PG-13
        • 86 min
        • Action

        Straight out of the 1970s comes Undercover Brother (Eddie Griffin), a man with a huge afro and a seemingly endless wardrobe of smooth '70s duds. Our hero must ditch his normal M.O. and don tennis sweaters and penny loafers in order to infiltrate a ring of very white evildoers, headed by The Man, in order to foil Operation Whitewash. Denise Richards plays "the black man's Kryptonite," a k a White She Devil.

        Big Trouble (2002)

        Big Trouble

        • 48%
        • PG-13
        • 85 min
        • Comedy

        From the creative mind of Pulizter winner Dave Barry, comes a film following a chain of events inspired by the arrival of a mysterious suitcase in Miami. Arthur Herk, a corrupt business owner, wants to get his hands on the case. At the same time, two hitmen wants get him wacked. Tired of his constant fixation on drinking and television, Herk's wife Anna and daughter Jenny decide to find new love interests in divorced dad Eliot Arnold and his son Matt. Just to add more complication to this...

        Nicholas Nickleby (2002)

        Nicholas Nickleby

        • 77%
        • PG
        • 132 min
        • Drama

        Charles Dickens� most beloved novels come some of his most unforgettable characters, vibrantly brought to life by a star-studded, award-winning cast.

        In Nicholas Nickleby, young Nicholas and his family have enjoyed a comfortable life � but then again, this is Dickens. Nicholas� father dies, the family is left penniless, and Nicholas, his sister, and mother venture to London to seek help from their Uncle Ralph. Unfortunately, Ralph�s only intentions are to break up the...

        Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

        Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

          • R
          • 121 min
          • Crime

          As the film opens, a radio announcer reads a foreboding message sent in by the deaf mute Ryu, an intense young man who has a dead end job in a smelting factory. Ryu idolizes his sister who is in urgent need of a kidney transplant. When he is fired from his job and is tricked out of his savings by organ traffickers, his trashy loud-mouthed girlfriend Yeong-mi suggests kidnapping his boss's daughter Yu-sun for ransom to pay for his sister's transplant. What starts as a desperate attempt to help...

          Blood Work (2002)

          Blood Work

          • 53%
          • R
          • 110 min
          • Action

          Retired FBI director Terry McCaleb (Eastwood), who has recently had a heart transplant, is hired by Graciela Rivers (De Jesus), to investigate the death of her sister, Gloria, who happens to have given McCaleb his heart. On the case, he soon deducts that the killer, who staged the murder to look like a random robbery, may actually be a serial killer Terry was trailing for years in the FBI. Can the elderly and feeble McCaleb, who had intended to spend his retirement living on his boat in the Los...

          Undisputed (2002)

          Undisputed

          • 48%
          • R
          • 96 min
          • Action

          James "Iceman" Chambers (Ving Rhames), the heavyweight boxing champ, is accused of raping a woman and winds up in jail. An old-time gangster (Peter Falk) arranges a bout between Chambers and the prison boxing champ, Monroe Hutchen (Wesley Snipes).

          Rabbit Proof Fence (2002)

          Rabbit Proof Fence

            • PG
            • 94 min
            • Adventure

            Three aboriginal sisters in Australia in the 1930s are taken from their homes by the government to be trained as servants for a white family. They escape and walk across the Outback with a rabbit-proof fence as their only guide, trying to find their way home.

            D-Tox (2002)

            D-Tox

            • 15%
            • R
            • 96 min
            • Crime

            Along with nine other troubled cops, Malloy (Jeffrey Wright) is exiled to the isolated clinic in the frozen wilds of Wyoming as a last chance for redemption, where the waiting list is getting shorter by the minute. There, stripped of their defenses -- including badges and weapons -- they can dry out and begin to face their futures. But the therapeutic sanctuary soon becomes a nightmarish prison, as Malloy is haunted by a series of disturbing voices and grisly visions. When a major snowstorm...