2008 Action Movies (By Date)

Champions (2008)

Champions

    • PG
    • 118 min
    • Action

    Inspired by real events. When China announces that it will field its very first Olympics team, which will include a handful of martial artists to demonstrate Wushu to the world for the very first time, millions across the country compete for the honor of representing their country in its national sport. With so many diverse styles and so many skilled, determined fighters the elimination bouts are grueling. A selected few are chosen, amongst them, street hawker and scallywag Zhang Feng, and...

    Rika: The Zombie Killer (2008)

    Rika: The Zombie Killer

      • Unrated
      • 86 min
      • Action

      When typical Japanese high school student Rika skips school to visit her grandfather, she fails to take into account the fact that his remote village is infested with the living dead.

      Ring of Death (2008)

      Ring of Death

        • Unrated
        • 82 min
        • Action

        On the inside, there are no rules. See what happens when Prison Officials Profit from Illegal fights.

        Lake City (2008)

        Lake City

        • 12%
        • R
        • 92 min
        • Crime

        When a young man gets into trouble with a local drug dealer, he hits the road running with a young companion and heads to the last place on earth he wants to go - his childhood home.

        Bodyguard: A New Beginning (2008)

        Bodyguard: A New Beginning

          • R
          • 95 min
          • Action

          'A New Beginning' focuses around the story of Leung, the bodyguard of a Chinese Triad boss, Wong, to whom his loyalty is unrivaled. Living in Hong Kong, Wong requests that his bodyguard travel to the UK to protect a young British woman, whose true identity is known only by Wong himself. Even his own errant son, Yuen, is kept in the dark, which leads to a betrayal that threatens to destroy the family and all that his father has worked hard to protect. Written by Anonymous

          Spy School (2008)

          Spy School

            • PG
            • 86 min
            • Adventure

            Spy School is the story of a twelve year old boy known for telling tall tales who overhears a plot to kidnap the President's daughter. When he goes public with his story, no one believes him, and he is forced to save her on his own.

            Vipers (2008)

            Vipers

              • R
              • 95 min
              • Horror

              A set of vipers has been taken by the scientists, when the vipers escape into the woods, they do more than just bite.

              Lords of the Street (2008)

              Lords of the Street

                • R
                • 83 min
                • Action

                Set in post hurricane New Orleans. A brutal Mexican drug lord busts out of jail to retrieve the $15 million that his girlfriend is hiding. Can he find the girl and the cash before the cops track him down?

                Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale (2008)

                Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale

                  • R
                  • 90 min
                  • Action

                  FREEZER BURN is an action comedy - aimed at a young male audience. Disguised as executives from a Dutch Oil Company, Aliens from outer space buy a local farming company and promise to create jobs for the failing farming town. Their goal is to use crop circles to heat up the temperature of the earth and eventually turn the entire planet into a Club-Med for extra-terrestrials. Green plays the reluctant town hero and Glover will play the villain and leader of the Aliens. Written by Anonymous

                  Suspension (2008)

                  Suspension

                    • Unrated
                    • 95 min
                    • Action

                    Daniel loses his wife and son in a car accident. While slowly recovering from his injuries, he rebuilds his son's video camera that was destroyed in the crash. Infused with power from the moment of the crash, the camera develops the ability to stop time when Daniel presses the pause button. This discovery restores Daniel's purpose, and he fills the vacuum in his life by taking responsibility for another victim, Sarah, a newlywed who lost her husband in the same accident. At first...

                    Red Canyon (2008)

                    Red Canyon

                      • NONE
                      • 98 min
                      • Action

                      In Red Canyon, Regina and Devon return to their family home in the badlands of Utah to face the memory of a brutal attack - and put it behind them. But in coming home they awaken a killing rage in a town where everyone has ties that bind.

                      We Are From The Future (2008)

                      We Are From The Future

                        • Unrated
                        • 116 min
                        • War

                        My iz budushchego, or We Are from the Future, is a movie about time travel. Four 21st century treasure seekers are transported back into the middle of a WWII battle in Russia. The movie's genres are action, drama, fantasy, and romance. The movie will leave you captivated.

                        - Written by

                        Naomi

                        Tactical Unit: Human Nature (2008)

                        Tactical Unit: Human Nature

                          • Unrated
                          • 88 min
                          • Action

                          A gambling police officer himself confronting a group of Mainland Chinese robbers.

                          - Written by

                          FrankRizzo

                          Linewatch (2008)

                          Linewatch

                            • R
                            • 90 min
                            • Crime

                            Gooding plays Michael Dixon, a one-time Los Angeles gang member who escapes his neighborhood to become a respected U.S. border patrol officer in New Mexico. But his peaceful life with his wife and daughter is threatened when a chance encounter leads the gang's psychotic leader, Drake (Hardwick), to his door, forcing Dixon to take extreme measures to protect his family.

                            Ross plays Dixon's nephew Little Boy, who sought out Drake as a surrogate father when Dixon disappeared and finds himself in...

                            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

                              War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave (2008)

                              War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave

                                • R
                                • 90 min
                                • Action

                                Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance of military forces prepares a daring attack on the Red Planet itself. Once again, the future of mankind hangs in the balance. Written by Eric Forsberg

                                Tactical Unit - The Code (2008)

                                Tactical Unit - The Code

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 90 min
                                  • Action

                                  Tensions flare between PTU officers and the Complaints Against Police Officers unit when a security camera captures a triad member being brutalized by PTU officers.

                                  - Written by

                                  FrankRizzo

                                  Singh Is Kinng (2008)

                                  Singh Is Kinng

                                    • NONE
                                    • 135 min
                                    • Action

                                    A comic caper about Happy Singh, a Punjabi villager who goes through a series of misadventures and eventually becomes the Kinng of the Australian underworld.

                                    Senseless (2008)

                                    Senseless

                                      • R
                                      • 87 min
                                      • Crime

                                      Elliott Gast (Jason Behr) is quickly climbing the corporate ladder of international commerce, negotiating deals to generate large fortunes for giant corporations. His success makes him the target for political extremists who kidnap him and broadcast his imprisonment and mutilation over the internet as macabre reality show and fundraiser.

                                      The Gamers: Dorkness Rising (2008)

                                      The Gamers: Dorkness Rising

                                        • 105 min
                                        • Action

                                        All Lodge wants is for his gaming group to finish their adventure. Unfortunately, they're more interested in seducing barmaids, mooning their enemies, and setting random villagers on fire. Desperate to rein in his players, Lodge injects two newbies into the party: a non-player character controlled by Lodge, who the power gamers immediately distrust, and the rarest gamer of all -- a girl.