2013 Action Movies (By Title)

#chicagoGirl: The Social Network Takes on a Dictator (2013)

#chicagoGirl: The Social Network Takes on a Dictator

    • 74 min
    • Action

    From her childhood bedroom in the Chicago suburbs, an American teenage girl uses social media to run the revolution in Syria. Armed with Facebook, Twitter, Skype and cameraphones, she helps her social network in Damascus and Homs braves snipers and shelling in the streets and the world the human rights atrocities of one of the most brutal dictators. But as the revolution rages on, everyone in the network must decide what is the most effective way to fight a dictator: social media or AK-47s.

    .357 (2013)

    .357

      • 97 min
      • Action

      On her wedding night, Jade wakes up holding the hand of her dead husband after she narrowly survived a murder attempt by the criminal family she fled from only weeks before. After pawning her wedding ring for a 357 Magnum she tries to kill a member of the family and botches the attempt. However, a Vietnam Veteran "The Hammer", comes to her aid and finishes the kill, saving her life. Over the next year, Hammer trains her to be a methodical assassin and on her wedding anniversary each member of...

      009-1: The End of The Beginning (2013)

      009-1: The End of The Beginning

        • 82 min
        • Action

        Marking the 75th anniversary of his birth, Shotaro Ishinomori's classic spy heroine manga "009-1" has been adapted into a live-action motion picture for the first time ever.

        100 Degrees Below Zero (2013)

        100 Degrees Below Zero

          • NONE
          • 89 min
          • Action

          After freak climate and weather events destroy the world around them, a group of rogue scientists attempt to reverse the deadly new ice age.

          12 Rounds 2: Reloaded (2013)

          12 Rounds 2: Reloaded

            • R
            • 95 min
            • Action

            As paramedic Nick Malloy, Orton jumps into overdrive in this pulse-pounding, thrill ride filled with gripping suspense! Malloy receives a terrifying call from a vengeful psychopath connected to his past, and the maniac (Brian Markinson) threatens to unleash a murder spree unless Nick can complete a series of 12 challenges without involving the cops or missing a single deadline. With no time to spare — and his own wife’s life on the line — Nick must piece together cryptic clues and hunt...

            2 Guns (2013)

            2 Guns

            • 64%
            • R
            • 109 min
            • Action

            For the past 12 months, DEA agent Bobby Trench and U.S. naval intelligence officer Marcus Stigman have been reluctantly attached at the hip. Working undercover as members of a narcotics syndicate, each man distrusts his partner as much as the criminals they have both been tasked to take down.

            When their attempt to infiltrate a Mexican drug cartel and recover millions goes haywire, Trench and Stigman are suddenly disavowed by their superiors. Now that everyone wants them in jail or in the...

            47 Ronin (2013)

            47 Ronin

            • 14%
            • PG-13
            • 119 min
            • Action

            From ancient Japan's most enduring tale, the epic 3D fantasy-adventure 47 Ronin is born. Keanu Reeves leads the cast as Kai, an outcast who joins Oishi (Hiroyuki Sanada), the leader of 47 outcast samurai. Together they seek vengeance upon the treacherous overlord who killed their master and banished their kind. To restore honor to their homeland, the warriors embark upon a quest that challenges them with a series of trials that would destroy ordinary warriors.

            47 Ronin is helmed by visionary...

            500 MPH Storm (2013)

            500 MPH Storm

              • PG-13
              • 86 min
              • Action

              When an energy experiment goes haywire, a rash of massive hurricanes rips across North America. A high school science teacher must get his family to safety before the hurricanes merge, creating a "hypercane" with the power to wipe the US off the map.

              A Common Man (2013)

              A Common Man

                • PG-13
                • 86 min
                • Action

                A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released.

                A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)

                A Good Day to Die Hard

                • 14%
                • R
                • 100 min
                • Action

                Bruce Willis returns in his most iconic role as John McClane - the "real" hero with the skills and attitude to always be the last man standing. This time the take-no-prisoners cop is really in the wrong place at the wrong time after traveling to Moscow to help his estranged son Jack. With the Russian underworld in pursuit, and battling a countdown to war, the two McClanes discover that their opposing methods make them unstoppable heroes.

                A Thousand Guns

                  • Action

                  A missionary turned outlaw relentlessly pursues a magical gypsy and a demon gun as she seeks revenge for her child's murder.

                  A Viking Saga: The Darkest Day (2013)

                  A Viking Saga: The Darkest Day

                    • R
                    • 88 min
                    • Action

                    Drama set in the viking age, Helgi witnesses the destruction of his village and narrowly escapes to his uncle Rurik who raises him like his son. Many years later he meets the people responsible for his parents death and someone he never expected to see again.

                    Absolute Deception (2013)

                    Absolute Deception

                      • R
                      • 92 min
                      • Action

                      When FBI Agent John Nelson’s (Gooding Jr.) key informant, Miles, is abducted and shot, all that’s left is a severed finger. In order to find a new lead, Nelson travels to New York City to inform widowed magazine reporter Rebecca Scott (Vaugier) that her long dead husband, Miles, had only recently been murdered to see if she had heard from him in recent years. Perplexed, Scott joins Agent Nelson in the wealthy enclave of Australia’s Gold Coast to find out what really happened. The two soon...

                      Abstraction (2013)

                      Abstraction

                        • NONE
                        • 100 min
                        • Action

                        Tommy and Gary are criminals engaging in grand thefts in order to make ends meet. They are opportunists and have no fear. After a routine robbery goes awry, the friends are forced to put their criminal activity behind them. As Tommy's relationship flourishes with his new girlfriend Scarlet, his economic hardships become obvious. Scarlet soon proposes a notion that will make all their money troubles vanish - the heist of a half a million dollar painting. With just a short window of opportunity,...

                        After Earth (2013)

                        After Earth

                        • 11%
                        • PG-13
                        • 100 min
                        • Action

                        A crash landing leaves teenager Kitai Raige (Jaden Smith) and his legendary father Cypher (Will Smith) stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape. With Cypher critically injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help, facing uncharted terrain, evolved animal species that now rule the planet, and an unstoppable alien creature that escaped during the crash. Father and son must learn to work together and trust one another if they want any...

                        Age of Dinosaurs (2013)

                        Age of Dinosaurs

                          • NONE
                          • 88 min
                          • Action

                          Using breakthrough flesh-regeneration technology, a biotech firm creates a set of living dinosaurs. But when the creatures escape their museum exhibit and terrorize Los Angeles, a former firefighter must rescue his teenage daughter from the chaos brought on by the Age of Dinosaurs

                          Agent Hamilton: But Not If It Concerns Your Daughter (2013)

                          Agent Hamilton: But Not If It Concerns Your Daughter

                            • 90 min
                            • Action

                            Swedish intelligence officer Carl Hamilton's 7-year-old goddaughter Nathalie is kidnapped. When the kidnapping's underlying motive becomes known the Swedish authorities assume a passive role, forcing Hamilton to action. With the help of international contacts, Hamilton manages to get them on track. Hamilton, who along with some military colleagues, plan a daring rescue mission.

                            Alan Partridge (2013)

                            Alan Partridge

                            • 87%
                            • R
                            • 90 min
                            • Comedy

                            lan Partridge has had many ups and downs in his life. National television broadcaster. Responsible for killing a guest on live TV. Local radio broadcaster. A nervous breakdown in Dundee. His self-published book,'Bouncing Back', subsequently remaindered and pulped. The Alan Partridge Movie portrays the events of the greatest low-to-high-ebb spectrum in his life to date – specifically how he tries to salvage his public career while negotiating a potentially violent turn of events at North...

                            All Is Lost (2013)

                            All Is Lost

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

                            Academy Award winner Robert Redford stars in All Is Lost, an open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Written and directed by Academy Award nominee J.C. Chandor (Margin Call) with a musical score by Alex Ebert (Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros), the film is a gripping, visceral and powerfully moving tribute to ingenuity and resilience. Deep into a solo voyage in the Indian Ocean, an unnamed man (Redford) wakes to...

                            Ambushed (2013)

                            Ambushed

                              • R
                              • 97 min
                              • Action

                              Ambushed charts the dark, seductive underbelly of Los Angeles, told from the point of view of two of its seedier denizens, mid-level drug pushers Eddie (Gianni Capaldi) and Frank (Daniel Bonjour). They want a chance to hit the big time. Unfortunately, they decide to achieve their goal by ripping off their middleman in a murderous bid for greatness, setting off a dangerous chain of events involving a ruthless crime boss, a dirty cop and the Federal agent chasing them all.