Best Action Movies of 2017

1.

Logan

6.8
8.1/10

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Dafne Keen, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant
Directed by: James Mangold
Release date: 2017-02-28
2.

Thor: Ragnarok

6.8
7.9/10

Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his home-world and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Tessa Thompson
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Release date: 2017-10-25
3.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

6.8
7.6/10

The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.

Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper
Directed by: James Gunn
Release date: 2017-04-19
4.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

6.6
7.5/10

Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges.

Starring: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Jon Favreau
Directed by: Jon Watts
Release date: 2017-07-05
5.

Dunkirk

6.5
7.9/10

The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.

Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Aneurin Barnard, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Release date: 2017-07-19
6.

Wonder Woman

6.5
7.4/10

An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.

Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nielsen, Robin Wright, Danny Huston
Directed by: Patty Jenkins
Release date: 2017-05-30
7.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

6.4
7.1/10

Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.

Starring: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega
Directed by: Rian Johnson
Release date: 2017-12-13
8.

Baby Driver

6.2
7.6/10

After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.

Starring: Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm
Directed by: Edgar Wright
Release date: 2017-06-28
9.

The Fate of the Furious

6.2
6.7/10

When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.

Starring: Vin Diesel, Vin Diesel, Jason Statham, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez
Directed by: F. Gary Gray
Release date: 2017-04-12
10.

The Lego Batman Movie

6.1
7.3/10

In the irreverent spirit of fun that made "The Lego Movie" a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble—Lego Batman—stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker’s hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.

Starring: Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes
Directed by: Chris McKay
Release date: 2017-02-08
11.

Okja

6.1
7.3/10

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.

Starring: Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano, Ahn Seo-hyun, Byun Hee-bong, Steven Yeun
Directed by: Bong Joon-ho
Release date: 2017-06-28
12.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

6.0
7.0/10

The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas
Directed by: Jake Kasdan
Release date: 2017-12-09
13.

John Wick: Chapter 2

5.9
7.5/10

John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous killers.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Riccardo Scamarcio, Ian McShane, Laurence Fishburne, Common
Directed by: Chad Stahelski
Release date: 2017-02-08
14.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

5.9
6.8/10

When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.

Starring: Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Mark Strong, Jeff Bridges
Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
Release date: 2017-09-20
15.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

5.8
6.6/10

Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it, he must forge an uneasy alliance with a brilliant and beautiful astronomer and a headstrong young man in the British navy.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush
Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Release date: 2017-05-23
16.

American Made

5.8
7.2/10

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Sarah Wright, Domhnall Gleeson, Alejandro Edda, Mauricio Mejía
Directed by: Doug Liman
Release date: 2017-08-08
17.

Justice League

5.8
6.4/10

Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of Steppenwolf and the Parademons who are on the hunt for three Mother Boxes on Earth.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa
Directed by: Zack Snyder
Release date: 2017-11-15
18.

Kong: Skull Island

5.6
6.6/10

Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.

Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, John Goodman, Brie Larson, Jing Tian
Directed by: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Release date: 2017-03-08
19.

Logan Lucky

5.6
7.0/10

Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Starring: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Riley Keough, Daniel Craig, Katie Holmes
Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Release date: 2017-08-17
20.

The Foreigner

5.6
7.0/10

Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search to find the terrorists leads to a cat-and-mouse conflict with a British government official whose own past may hold the clues to the identities of the elusive killers.

Starring: Jackie Chan, Pierce Brosnan, Rory Fleck-Byrne, Ray Fearon, Charlie Murphy
Directed by: Martin Campbell
Release date: 2017-09-28

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