2008 Action Movies

The Red Baron (2008)

The Red Baron

    • NONE
    • 129 min
    • Action

    Baron Manfred von Richthofen (Schweighöfer) is the most feared and celebrated pilot of the German air force in World War I. To him and his companions, air combats are events of sporty nature, technical challenge and honorable acting, ignoring the terrible extent of war. But after falling in love with the nurse Käte (Headey), Manfred realizes he is only used for propaganda means. Caught between his disgust for the war, and the responsibility for his fighter wing, von Richthofen sets out to fly...

    1968 Tunnel Rats (2008)

    1968 Tunnel Rats

      • R
      • 92 min
      • Action

      During the Vietnam War [1959-1975] a special US combat unit is sent out to hunt and kill the Viet Cong soldiers in a man-to-man combat in the endless tunnels underneath the jungle of Vietnam. Suicide squads of a special kind.

      24 (2008)

      24

      • 100%
      • Unrated
      • 102 min
      • Action

      Set 18 months where Season 6 of '24' left off, former government agent Jack Bauer is in a self-imposed exile in the fictitious African country of Sangala where he hopes to escape from a U.S. investigation of him for his past methods, and to run from his past. Bauer works at a mission school for orphaned children run by his friend Carl Benton. The country is at the mercy of a rogue warlord general named Juma who is plotting a coup to overthrow the government and his right-hand man...

      252: Signal of Life (2008)

      252: Signal of Life

        • PG-13
        • 128 min
        • Action

        Aka: 252: Signal of Life At some point in the distant future, a massive, catastrophic earthquake strikes Tokyo, causing the temperature of the Pacific Ocean to rise meteorically and the largest typhoon in recorded Japanese history to sweep toward the city and inundate it with water. The Tokyo Fire Department and its team of crack rescuers swing into action, and shortly after they do, a distress call arises from an underground subway station - with repeated indications of the rescue code, 252...

        A Gunfighter's Pledge (2008)

        A Gunfighter's Pledge

          • PG
          • 79 min
          • Action

          After killing former sheriff Matt Austin’s (Luke Perry) the wife and son for revenge, a quest begins. An escaped prisoner shows that he remembers who sent him to do time in jail so long ago. In a small town saloon Austin’s mission to locate his family’s murderer comes to an end. The pursuit was long and difficult. Upon discovering the killer a gunfight ensues, unfortunately in the crossfire an innocent bystander is shot and injured. Once again the murderer made a quick getaway. In...

          A Man and His Dog (2008)

          A Man and His Dog

            • Unrated
            • 94 min
            • Drama

            An elderly gentleman and his dog find themselves out of a home with little means.

            Alone in the Dark 2 (2008)

            Alone in the Dark 2

              • PG-13
              • 87 min
              • Fantasy

              When the night falls, and the creatures of the dark are crawling out of the shadows, there is only one man who stands between us and evil: Edward Carnby.

              Amber Alert: Terror on the Highway (2008)

              Amber Alert: Terror on the Highway

                • NONE
                • 90 min
                • Thriller

                Larsan is a man on the edge, making a dead rush for Mexico and kidnapping two young girls along the way. He is hotly pursued by police chief Martha Geiger, herself a mother of two. Using the Amber Alert system, Geiger constructs a psychological trap that will brutally punish the man who came in to mess with her town.

                Anaconda 3: The Offspring (2008)

                Anaconda 3: The Offspring

                  • R
                  • 91 min
                  • Action

                  A mercenary-for-hire accepts a mission from a billionaire to capture a dangerous snake that could possibly help cure a terminal illness.

                  Arn - Riket vid vägens slut (2008)

                  Arn - Riket vid vägens slut

                    • 128 min
                    • Action

                    Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. Arn knows that war is looming and with his martial knowledge he starts to build an army at his new home at Forsvik.

                    At the Edge of the World (2008)

                    At the Edge of the World

                    • 88%
                    • PG
                    • 90 min
                    • Documentary

                    "At the Edge of the World" chronicles the controversial Sea Shepherd Antarctic Campaign against a Japanese whaling fleet. The international volunteer crew, under-trained and under-equipped, develop a combination of bizarre and brilliant tactics with which to stop the whalers. But first they must find the Japanese ships, a far more difficult challenge than ever imagined - long-time activist Paul Watson and first-time captain Alex Cornelissen employ an array of strategies in the hopes of finding...

                    Automaton Transfusion (2008)

                    Automaton Transfusion

                    • 50%
                    • R
                    • 75 min
                    • Action

                    In Downey, the teenagers Chris, Scott and Tim are best friends and decide to drive to a bar downtown to a grungy band's gig. Chris' girlfriend Jackie, meanwhile, goes to a party with her preppy friends. While heading downtown, the trio of friends note that there are no cars on the roads despite the rush hour and then they find that the streets are empty. When they arrive in their destiny, they are chased by zombies and run to the bar. Chris decides to return to Downey while Jackie and her...

                    Backwoods (2008)

                    Backwoods

                      • R
                      • 85 min
                      • Action

                      While camping in Jasper Park up North California, the couple Tom Alan Smithee and Gwen Marie Holden are attacked by a group of strangers; Tom is immediately killed and Gwen is abducted by the men to an underground facility to breed. A couple of months later, in Los Angeles, the manager of a video game company Johnny Dash invites the employees Adam Benson, Lee, Maggie, Perry, Chris Basso, Paul and Mike Chen to participate in a 'Battle Royal' paint-ball game at a corporate retreat in...

                      Ballast (2008)

                      Ballast

                      • 92%
                      • NONE
                      • 96 min
                      • Drama

                      A single mother and her embattled son struggle to subsist in a small Mississippi Delta township. An act of violence thrusts them into the world of an emotionally devastated highway store owner, awakening the fury of a bitter and longstanding conflict.

                      Bangkok Dangerous (2008)

                      Bangkok Dangerous

                      • 9%
                      • R
                      • 108 min
                      • Action

                      A hitman (Cage) in Bangkok to pull off a series of jobs falls for a local woman and bonds with his errand boy.

                      Batman: Gotham Knight (2008)

                      Batman: Gotham Knight

                        • PG-13
                        • 75 min
                        • Animation

                        Anime-inspired direct-to-DVD anthology film. Comprised of six short stories, from diverse creators, including Academy Award-nominated Josh Olsen (A History of Violence), Batman Begins writer David S. Goyer, and comics scribe Brian Azzarello. It's planned for a release window of two to four weeks prior to the release of The Dark Knight, and would bridge the gap between Batman Begins and The Dark Knight.

                        Beer For My Horses (2008)

                        Beer For My Horses

                          • PG-13
                          • 93 min
                          • Comedy

                          Beer for My Horses tells the story of two best friends, Rack(Toby Keith) and Lonnie(Rodney Carrington), that work together as deputies in a small town. The two defy the Sheriff and head off on an outrageous road trip to save the protagonists girlfriend from drug lord kidnappers.

                          Ben 10: Race Against Time (2008)

                          Ben 10: Race Against Time

                            • Unrated
                            • 67 min
                            • Action

                            In Bellwood, a mysterious figure teleports into town, and immediately starts destroying things. Ben Tennyson, in the form of Heatblast, confronts him. After a short battle, Ben seemingly obliterates the villain. Max Tennyson identifies him as Eon, an alien the Plumbers captured almost two centuries ago. When he arrived, he was half dead and brought a device with him called the Hands of Armageddon, which would open a time rift to the alien's home dimension and unleash his race upon Earth...

                            Beyond The Ring (2008)

                            Beyond The Ring

                              • PG-13
                              • 86 min
                              • Action

                              A professional fighter, now retired, is forced back to the ring because of his daughter medical bills stocking up.

                              Bleach: Fade to Black (2008)

                              Bleach: Fade to Black

                                • Unrated
                                • 94 min
                                • Animation

                                A mysterious reiatsu (spiritual particle) explosion occurs in the center of Seireitei in Soul Society, causing it to be destroyed. At the exact same time, a major change overwhelms Kuchiki Rukia, which leaves her losing something important inside. Urahara Kisuke sends Kurosaki Ichigo to Soul Society to investigate the disturbance. Upon reaching Seireitei, Ichigo is attacked by his ally shinigamis