Best Action Movies of 1927



7.5/10 IMDB

Two young men, one rich, one middle class, both in love with the same woman, become US Air Corps fighter pilots and, eventually, heroic flying aces during World War I. Devoted best friends, their mutual love of the girl eventually threatens their bond. Meanwhile, a hometown girl who's the lovestruck lifelong next door neighbor of one of them, pines away.

Starring: Clara Bow, Charles Rogers, Richard Arlen, Jobyna Ralston, El Brendel, Richard Tucker, Gary Cooper, Gunboat Smith, Roscoe Karns, Julia Swayne Gordon ..
Directed by: William A. Wellman
Release date: 1927-08-12
Best Action Movies of 1927 : The Kid Brother

The Kid Brother

7.6/10 IMDB

The most important family in Hickoryville is (not surprisingly) the Hickorys, with sheriff Jim and his tough manly sons Leo and Olin. The timid youngest son, Harold, doesn't have the muscles to match up to them, so he has to use his wits to win the respect of his strong father and also the love of beautiful Mary.

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston, Walter James, Leo Willis, Olin Francis, Constantine Romanoff, Eddie Boland, Frank Lanning, Ralph Yearsley, Jocko the Monkey ..
Directed by: Ted Wilde, J.A. Howe
Release date: 1927-01-17

The Gaucho

6.9/10 IMDB

A girl is saved by a miracle after she falls from a cliff in the Argentine Andes, and is blessed with healing powers. A shrine is built on the site, and a whole city grows around it, rich with gold from the grateful worshipers. Ruiz, an evil and sadistic general, captures the city, confiscates the gold, and closes the shrine. But the Gaucho, the charismatic leader of a band of outlaws, comes to the rescue.

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks, Lupe Vélez, Eve Southern, Gustav von Seyffertitz, Michael Vavitch, Nigel De Brulier, Mary Pickford ..
Directed by: F. Richard Jones
Release date: 1927-11-21
Best Action Movies of 1927 : Señorita


7.0/10 IMDB

Señorita is a 1927 American silent action comedy film directed by Clarence Badger, and starring Bebe Daniels. The film is a parody of The Mark Zorro (1920), Bebe Daniels was one of the first actresses to play a female Zorro-like character.

Release date: 1927-04-29
Best Action Movies of 1927 : Senorita


7.0/10 IMDB

Starring: Bebe Daniels, James Hall, William Powell, Josef Swickard, Tom Kennedy ..
Directed by: Clarence G. Badger
Release date: 1927-04-01

Set Free

7.0/10 IMDB

"Side Show" Saunders gains the respect of shopowner Holly Farrell and the townsfolk when he gives up entertaining with his trick horse and dog and goes to work in the general store.

Release date: 1927-03-06
Best Action Movies of 1927 : The Heart of Maryland

The Heart of Maryland

5.6/10 IMDB

At the outbreak of the War Between the States, Maryland Calvert is loved by Maj. Alan Kendrick, son of a Virginia general, and Capt. Fulton Thorpe. Nancy, whom Thorpe has loved unwisely, follows him to Washington and commits suicide when she learns he will not marry her; as a result, Alan is forced to request his resignation. When Fort Sumter is fired upon, Alan, who admires Lincoln's principles, joins the Union Army though his father is among the Secessionist leaders; as a result, he is estranged from Maryland. Thorpe, who has joined the Confederacy as a spy, is responsible for Alan's arrest, but Maryland victoriously comes to his aid by ringing the alarm bell.

Starring: Dolores Costello, Jason Robards Sr., Warner Richmond, Helene Costello, Carroll Nye, Charles Edward Bull, Erville Alderson, Paul Kruger, Walter Rodgers, Jim Welch ..
Directed by: Lloyd Bacon
Release date: 1927-07-13
Best Action Movies of 1927 : Surrender


6.0/10 IMDB

Lea Lyon, the daughter of a rabbi, lives happily with her father in their Gulicinu village, but there are rumblings of war. Soon, the village is overrun with the Imperial troops of the Russian Czar, with Constantine in Imperial command. He is attracted by the beauty of Lea and commands her to come to his quarters. She refuses and he is outraged. He orders the townspeople barred behind their doors and the village burned. Though she loves her honor above everything else, she can not bear to see the villagers suffer, and makes the lonely walk through the village to the Inn.

Starring: Mary Philbin, Ivan Mosjoukine, Otto Matieson, Nigel De Brulier, Otto Fries, Daniel Makarenko, Lassie Lou Ahern, John Bleifer, Russ Powell ..
Directed by: Edward Sloman
Release date: 1927-01-02
Best Action Movies of 1927 : The Girl from Chicago

The Girl from Chicago

0.0/10 IMDB

The Girl From Chicago

Starring: Conrad Nagel, Myrna Loy, William Russell, Carroll Nye, Paul Panzer, Erville Alderson ..
Directed by: Ray Enright
Release date: 1927-11-09

Sky High Saunders

0.0/10 IMDB

Sky High Saunders is a 1927 American silent action film directed by Bruce M. Mitchell. The film stars Al Wilson, Elsie Tarron and Frank Rice. Sky High Saunders was one of a series of films that showcased the exploits of the stunt pilots in Hollywood.

Starring: Al Wilson, Elsie Tarron, Frank Rice, Bud Osborne, Billy 'Red' Jones ..
Directed by: Bruce Mitchell
Release date: 1927-11-06

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