Best Action Movies of 2016

1.

Captain America: Civil War

6.8
7.8/10 IMDB

Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.

Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Sebastian Stan, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen ..
Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Release date: 2016-04-27
2.

Doctor Strange

6.4
7.5/10 IMDB

After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Mads Mikkelsen, Tilda Swinton, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Zara Phythian ..
Directed by: Scott Derrickson
Release date: 2016-10-25
3.

The Winds of Winter

6.1
9.9/10 IMDB

Cersei and Loras Tyrell stand trial by the gods. Daenerys prepares to set sail for Westeros. Davos confronts Melisandre. Sam and Gilly arrive in the Citadel. Bran discovers a long-kept secret. Lord Frey has an uninvited guest.

Starring: Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Natalie Dormer, Liam Cunningham, Sophie Turner, Aidan Gillen, Carice van Houten ..
Directed by: Miguel Sapochnik
Release date: 2016-06-26
4.

Kung Fu Panda 3

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.

Starring: Jack Black, Bryan Cranston, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, J.K. Simmons, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, Kate Hudson ..
Directed by: Jennifer Yuh Nelson, Alessandro Carloni
Release date: 2016-01-23
5.

Star Trek Beyond

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.

Starring: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba, Sofia Boutella, Joe Taslim ..
Directed by: Justin Lin
Release date: 2016-07-07
6.

Race

5.9
7.1/10 IMDB

Based on the story of Jesse Owens, the athlete whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy.

Starring: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Carice van Houten, Jeremy Irons, Amanda Crew, William Hurt, David Kross, Eli Goree, Giacomo Gianniotti, Jonathan Aris ..
Directed by: Stephen Hopkins
Release date: 2016-02-19
7.

X-Men: Apocalypse

5.8
6.9/10 IMDB

After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.

Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Rose Byrne, Evan Peters, Josh Helman, Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan ..
Directed by: Bryan Singer
Release date: 2016-05-18
8.

Warcraft

5.6
6.8/10 IMDB

The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people, and their home.

Starring: Paula Patton, Travis Fimmel, Ben Foster, Robert Kazinsky, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Daniel Wu, Clancy Brown, Ruth Negga ..
Directed by: Duncan Jones
Release date: 2016-05-25
9.

Now You See Me 2

5.6
6.5/10 IMDB

One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Mark Ruffalo, Dave Franco, Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Lizzy Caplan, Daniel Radcliffe, Jay Chou, Henry Lloyd-Hughes ..
Directed by: Jon M. Chu
Release date: 2016-06-02
10.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

5.5
6.4/10 IMDB

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Jeremy Irons, Laurence Fishburne, Holly Hunter, Scoot McNairy ..
Directed by: Zack Snyder
Release date: 2016-03-23

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