2008 Action Movies

JCVD (2008)

JCVD

    • R
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    When the life of Jean-Claude Van Damme collides with the reality of a hold-up in Brussels, Belgium, suddenly the huge movie star turns into an ordinary guy, filled with fears, contradictions and hopes. How can he be up to the legend he has built? What can a film hero do when the gun pointed to his temple isn't charged with blanks? JCVD finds himself at the turning point of his "hero" life.

    Jiang shan mei ren (2008)

    Jiang shan mei ren

      • R
      • 99 min
      • Action

      After the death of her father, a woman is forced to take over as empress and fight to save her kingdom.

      Jodhaa Akbar (2008)

      Jodhaa Akbar

      • 78%
      • NONE
      • 160 min
      • Action

      A sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal emperor, Akbar, and a Rajput princess, Jodha.

      Journal of a Contract Killer (2008)

      Journal of a Contract Killer

        • Unrated
        • 90 min
        • Action

        Stephanie Komack was a high-class hooker and assassin for the Italian Mob. Now working in London as a waitress, and a single mother to her seven year old daughter, the Mob track Stephanie down and persuade her to do one last job. The hit goes wrong and Stephanie soon realises the stark reality of her failure. They snatch her daughter as punishment, but didn't figure on Stephanie's capacity for revenge! Inspired by true events, JOURNAL OF A CONTRACT KILLER is the gripping story of a...

        Journey to the Center of the Earth (DTV) (2008)

        Journey to the Center of the Earth (DTV)

          • PG
          • 90 min
          • Action

          Set in the late 1870's - A woman hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband, who has disappeared while searching for an elusive passage to the center of the earth. Written by Anonymous

          Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)

          Justice League: The New Frontier

            • PG-13
            • 75 min
            • Animation

            In the 1950s, a new generation of superheroes must join forces with the community's active veterans and a hostile US government to fight a menace to Earth.

            K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces (2008)

            K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces

              • Unrated
              • 137 min
              • Action

              In an alternate version of 1949 Japan in which World War II never happened, the Japanese capital of Teito is home to both an ultra rich upper class and the dirt poor masses. The city is thrown into a state of panic when a phantom thief called “The Kaijin (Fiend) with 20 Faces” (K-20 for short) begins to use his mysterious abilities to steal from the rich and give to the poor. One day a circus acrobat named Heikichi Endo (Takeshi Kaneshiro) is framed for K-20’s crimes and becomes...

              Kataude mashin gâru (2008)

              Kataude mashin gâru

                • NONE
                • 96 min
                • Comedy

                The life of a young, Japanese schoolgirl is destroyed when her family is killed by a Ninja-Yakuza family. Her hand cut off, she replaces it with various machines-of-death, and seeks revenge

                Khon fai luk (2008)

                Khon fai luk

                  • Unrated
                  • 98 min
                  • Thriller

                  Mona's mother died, seemingly from spontaneous human combustion. She became acquainted with a nurse named Ploy, whose mother also died from the same cause. The two women embark on a quest to find out the truths about their mothers' death with the aid of an ambitious news reporter. Written by Ploy P.

                  Kill (2008)

                  Kill

                    • Unrated
                    • 82 min
                    • Action

                    Four segments shot as if they’re the climax of four action Movies by four different Directors. Assault Girl2 (Mamoru Oshii), The Children’s Samurai (Kenta Fukasaku), Kiriko (Takanori Tsujimoto), The Firing Range (Makoto Tahara).

                    Kill Switch (2008)

                    Kill Switch

                      • R
                      • 96 min
                      • Action

                      A troubled detective travels to Memphis in order to track down a pair of serial killers.

                      Kill Zone

                        • Unrated
                        • 110 min
                        • Action

                        When wanted fugitive Prescott Roeh is caught up with by Bounty Hunters, Brock Hadley and Rahul Quadim, he retreats to his old hometown, Braxton, as do the hunters. It is in this small town that they will all come to terms with their past, present, and future. Written by Anonymous

                        King of the Hill (2008)

                        King of the Hill

                          • R
                          • 88 min
                          • Thriller

                          Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, who apparently is lost as well. Suspicious of each other, they join forces to run away through the forest, unprotected, cold, hunted...

                          Kitaro and the Millennium Curse (2008)

                          Kitaro and the Millennium Curse

                            • Unrated
                            • 119 min
                            • Adventure

                            Young women disappear one after another in drizzling rain. They all hear the “cursed song” of the Cage Song before they vanish into thin air. Kitaro and his friends investigate these mysterious cases when they meet Kaede Hiramoto, a high school girl who finds herself involved in this mystery. With the help from the librarian of Yokai Library, they find out that the curse was caused by an evil Yokai that was released from 1,000 years of sealing. To save Kaede, they are to gather the 5...

                            KITE: Liberator (2008)

                            KITE: Liberator

                              • NR
                              • 58 min
                              • Animation

                              Years after the events that transpired in Kite, Sawa's whereabouts are a mystery. During this time, rumors of a new killer have begun to circulate the city. They call her the Angel of Death, an unfeeling assassin who eliminates her targets with grace and precision, leaving only a flurry of feathers as her calling card. What the public is unaware of is the fact that this notorious hitman is a actually a polite young lady named Monaka. Like her spiritual predecessor, Monaka has lost most of her...

                              Krabat (2008)

                              Krabat

                                • 120 min
                                • Drama

                                A 14-year-old orphan named Krabat flees the horrors of the 30 Years War by becoming an apprentice to an ominous master of a mysterious mill. Krabat is not only taught the craft of milling, but is also instructed in the sinister world of the darker arts. When the life of his friend and protector is threatened, Krabat must struggle to free himself from an evil sorcerer's control in a gripping fight for freedom, friendship and love.

                                Krazzy 4 (2008)

                                Krazzy 4

                                  • NONE
                                  • 116 min
                                  • Action

                                  Krazzy 4 is a forthcoming Bollywood comedy film, which is slated to release in April 11, 2008. The film, which is directed by Jaideep Sen, features actors Juhi Chawla, Arshad Warsi, Irrfan Khan, Suresh Menon and Rajpal Yadav in major roles. The film has been produced by actor turned director Rakesh Roshan, while Rajesh Roshan, his brother, produces the music. Shahrukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Rakhi Sawant feature in item numbers. The Movie is a remake of late 80's Malayalam box office hit...

                                  Kung Fu Dunk (2008)

                                  Kung Fu Dunk

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 100 min
                                    • Comedy

                                    Shi-Jie is a brilliant martial artist from the Kung Fu School. One day, he encounters a group of youths playing basketball and shows off how easy it is for him, with his martial arts training, to do a Slam Dunk. Watching him was Chen-Li, a shrewd businessman, who recruits him to play varsity basketball at the local university.

                                    Kung Fu Hip-hop (2008)

                                    Kung Fu Hip-hop

                                      • Unrated
                                      • 100 min
                                      • Action

                                      Plot revolves around the story of young passion and the art of Hip-hop DJ. In addition to the performances and DJs hip-hop virtuosity, movie content also reflects the efforts of the characters, expressing their opinion about love, ideals as well as passion and enthusiasm age children.

                                      Kung Fu Killer (2008)

                                      Kung Fu Killer

                                        • PG
                                        • 93 min
                                        • Action

                                        China is in unrest, as the Republic falls prey to Warlords like Kahn Xin, who holds an entire province hostage to the opium trade—and destroys all who oppose him. Only the revered Wudang monks dare stand in Kahn’s way in order to protect the very soul of China. Among them is the Westerner, White Crane, a spiritual master of the martial arts and protector of the innocent. Revenge is not in Crane’s heart—until a mercenary army storms the temple and slaughters the beloved female...