Best Action Movies of 2002

1.

Blade II

5.4
6.7/10 IMDB

A rare mutation has occurred within the vampire community - The Reaper. A vampire so consumed with an insatiable bloodlust that they prey on vampires as well as humans, transforming victims who are unlucky enough to survive into Reapers themselves. Blade is asked by the Vampire Nation for his help in preventing a nightmare plague that would wipe out both humans and vampires.

Starring: Wesley Snipes, Kris Kristofferson, Ron Perlman, Leonor Varela, Norman Reedus, Thomas Kretschmann, Luke Goss, Matt Schulze, Danny John-Jules, Donnie Yen ..
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Release date: 2002-03-22
2.

Resident Evil

5.4
6.7/10 IMDB

When a virus leaks from a top-secret facility, turning all resident researchers into ravenous zombies and their lab animals into mutated hounds from hell, the government sends in an elite military task force to contain the outbreak. Alice and Rain are charged with leading the mission. But they only have three hours before the pathogen becomes airborne and infects the world.

Starring: Milla Jovovich, Michelle Rodriguez, Eric Mabius, Ryan McCluskey, Oscar Pearce, Indra Ové, Anna Bolt, Joseph May, Robert Tannion, Heike Makatsch ..
Directed by: Paul W.S. Anderson
Release date: 2002-03-15
3.

Narc

5.1
7.1/10 IMDB

An undercover narc dies, the investigation stalls, so the Detroit P.D. brings back Nick Tellis, fired 18-months ago when a stray bullet hits a pregnant woman. Tellis teams with Henry Oak, a friend of the dead narc and an aggressive cop constantly under the scrutiny of internal affairs. They follow leads and informants turn up dead.

Starring: Jason Patric, Ray Liotta, Chi McBride, Busta Rhymes, Lloyd Adams, Lina Giornofelice, Alan C. Peterson, Anne Openshaw, John Ortiz, Krista Bridges ..
Directed by: Joe Carnahan
Release date: 2002-01-14
4.

The Sum of All Fears

4.8
6.4/10 IMDB

When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight and advice on the situation. Then the unthinkable happens: a nuclear bomb explodes in a U.S. city, and America is quick to blame the Russians.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, Ken Jenkins, Liev Schreiber, Bruce McGill, John Beasley, Philip Baker Hall, Bridget Moynahan, Ciarán Hinds ..
Directed by: Phil Alden Robinson
Release date: 2002-05-31
5.

The Tuxedo

4.6
5.4/10 IMDB

Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, Jimmy puts on the tux and soon discovers that this extraordinary suit may be more black belt than black tie. Paired with a partner as inexperienced as he is, Jimmy becomes an unwitting secret agent.

Starring: Jackie Chan, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jason Isaacs, Debi Mazar, Ritchie Coster, Peter Stormare, Mia Cottet, Romany Malco, Daniel Kash, Jody Racicot ..
Directed by: Kevin Donovan
Release date: 2002-09-27
6.

The Scorpion King

4.6
5.5/10 IMDB

In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to his complicated world.

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Kelly Hu, Michael Clarke Duncan, Steven Brand, Bernard Hill, Grant Heslov, Peter Facinelli, Ralf Moeller, Branscombe Richmond, Roger Rees ..
Directed by: Chuck Russell
Release date: 2002-04-18
7.

Trapped

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

When their daughter is kidnapped by experienced nappers (Bacon and Love), the Jennings (Theron and Townsend) turn the tables on this seemingly foolproof plan.

Starring: Charlize Theron, Kevin Bacon, Courtney Love, Stuart Townsend, Dakota Fanning, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Colleen Camp, Steve Rankin, Garry Chalk, Jodie Markell ..
Directed by: Luis Mandoki
Release date: 2002-09-20
8.

Bad Company

4.2
5.6/10 IMDB

When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother.

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Chris Rock, Peter Stormare, Gabriel Macht, Kerry Washington, Adoni Maropis, Garcelle Beauvais, Matthew Marsh, Dragan Mi?anovi?, John Slattery ..
Directed by: Joel Schumacher
Release date: 2002-06-07
9.

I Spy

4.1
5.4/10 IMDB

When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a cocky civilian, World Class Boxing Champion Kelly Robinson, on a dangerous top secret espionage mission. Their assignment: using equal parts skill and humor, catch Arnold Gundars, one of the world's most successful arms dealers.

Starring: Eddie Murphy, Owen Wilson, Famke Janssen, Keith Dallas, Malcolm McDowell, Crystal Lowe, Gary Cole, Bill Mondy, Lynda Boyd, Phill Lewis ..
Directed by: Betty Thomas
Release date: 2002-10-31
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10.

Rush

3.6
7.4/10 IMDB

An escaped convict and a call girl meet and form an unlikely bond while on a road trip evading various contract killers and police agents looking for them.

Starring: Devon, Barrett Blade, Alexa Rae, Avy Scott, Jezebelle Bond, Mike Horner, Cheyne Collins, Omar Montana, Lezley Zen, Aria ..
Directed by: Nic Andrews
Release date: 2002-11-30

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