Best Action Movies of 1995

1.

Braveheart

6.8
8.3/10 IMDB

Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against English rule.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Catherine McCormack, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Angus Macfadyen, Brendan Gleeson, James Robinson, James Cosmo, Sean McGinley, Gerda Stevenson ..
Directed by: Mel Gibson
Release date: 1995-05-24
2.

Heat

6.7
8.2/10 IMDB

Obsessive master thief, Neil McCauley leads a top-notch crew on various daring heists throughout Los Angeles while determined detective, Vincent Hanna pursues him without rest. Each man recognizes and respects the ability and the dedication of the other even though they are aware their cat-and-mouse game may end in violence.

Starring: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Tom Sizemore, Diane Venora, Amy Brenneman, Ashley Judd, Mykelti Williamson, Natalie Portman ..
Directed by: Michael Mann
Release date: 1995-12-15
3.

Die Hard: With a Vengeance

6.3
7.6/10 IMDB

New York detective John McClane is back and kicking bad-guy butt in the third installment of this action-packed series, which finds him teaming with civilian Zeus Carver to prevent the loss of innocent lives. McClane thought he'd seen it all, until a genius named Simon engages McClane, his new "partner" -- and his beloved city -- in a deadly game that demands their concentration.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Jeremy Irons, Samuel L. Jackson, Graham Greene, Colleen Camp, Larry Bryggman, Anthony Peck, Nicholas Wyman, Sam Phillips, Kevin Chamberlin ..
Directed by: John McTiernan
Release date: 1995-05-19
4.

Crimson Tide

6.0
7.3/10 IMDB

On a US nuclear missile sub, a young first officer stages a mutiny to prevent his trigger happy captain from launching his missiles before confirming his orders to do so.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman, Matt Craven, George Dzundza, Viggo Mortensen, James Gandolfini, Rocky Carroll, Jaime Gomez, Michael Milhoan, Scott Burkholder ..
Directed by: Tony Scott
Release date: 1995-05-12
5.

GoldenEye

5.9
7.2/10 IMDB

When a powerful satellite system falls into the hands of Alec Trevelyan, AKA Agent 006, a former ally-turned-enemy, only James Bond can save the world from an awesome space weapon that -- in one short pulse -- could destroy the earth! As Bond squares off against his former compatriot, he also battles Trevelyan's stunning ally, Xenia Onatopp, an assassin who uses pleasure as her ultimate weapon.

Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Sean Bean, Izabella Scorupco, Famke Janssen, Joe Don Baker, Judi Dench, Gottfried John, Robbie Coltrane, Alan Cumming, Tchéky Karyo ..
Directed by: Martin Campbell
Release date: 1995-11-16
6.

Outbreak

5.5
6.6/10 IMDB

A deadly airborne virus finds its way into the USA and starts killing off people at an epidemic rate. Col Sam Daniels' job is to stop the virus spreading from a small town, which must be quarantined, and to prevent an over reaction by the White House.

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Rene Russo, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Cuba Gooding Jr., Donald Sutherland, Patrick Dempsey, Benito Martinez, Malick Bowens, Zakes Mokae ..
Directed by: Wolfgang Petersen
Release date: 1995-03-10
7.

The Quick and the Dead

5.3
6.4/10 IMDB

A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.

Starring: Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobin Bell, Roberts Blossom, Kevin Conway, Keith David, Lance Henriksen, Pat Hingle ..
Directed by: Sam Raimi
Release date: 1995-02-09
8.

Waterworld

5.3
6.2/10 IMDB

In a futuristic world where the polar ice caps have melted and made Earth a liquid planet, a beautiful barmaid rescues a mutant seafarer from a floating island prison. They escape, along with her young charge, Enola, and sail off aboard his ship.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper, Jeanne Tripplehorn, R.D. Call, Gerard Murphy, Rick Aviles, Michael Jeter, Kim Coates, Chaim Girafi, Zitto Kazann ..
Directed by: Kevin Reynolds
Release date: 1995-07-28
9.

Dead Presidents

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

On the streets they call cash dead presidents. And that's just what a Vietnam veteran is after when he returns home from the war only to find himself drawn into a life of crime. With the aid of his fellow vets he plans the ultimate heist -- a daring robbery of an armored car filled with unmarked U.S. currency!

Starring: Larenz Tate, Keith David, Chris Tucker, Freddy Rodríguez, Rose Jackson, N'Bushe Wright, Clifton Powell, Terrence Howard, Bokeem Woodbine, Clifton Collins Jr. ..
Directed by: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes
Release date: 1995-10-06
10.

Mortal Kombat

4.7
5.8/10 IMDB

For nine generations an evil sorcerer has been victorious in hand-to-hand battle against his mortal enemies. If he wins a tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, desolation and evil will reign over the multiverse forever. To save Earth, three warriors must overcome seemingly insurmountable odds, their own inner demons, and superhuman foes in this action/adventure movie based on one of the most popular video games of all time.

Starring: Christopher Lambert, Robin Shou, Linden Ashby, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Bridgette Wilson, Talisa Soto, Trevor Goddard, Chris Casamassa, François Petit, Keith Cooke ..
Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson
Release date: 1995-08-18

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