Best Action Movies of 2019 (So Far)

1.

Avengers: Endgame

8.3
8.6/10

After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson
Directed by: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo
Release date: 2019-04-24
2.

Spider-Man: Far from Home

7.5
7.9/10

Peter Parker and his friends go on a summer trip to Europe. However, they will hardly be able to rest - Peter will have to agree to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of creatures that cause natural disasters and destruction throughout the continent.

Starring: Tom Holland, Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zendaya, Jon Favreau
Directed by: Jon Watts
Release date: 2019-06-28
3.

The Lion King

6.9
7.1/10

Simba idolises his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

Starring: Donald Glover, Beyoncé Knowles, James Earl Jones, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard
Directed by: Jon Favreau
Release date: 2019-07-12
4.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

6.7
8.2/10

A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Emile Hirsch, Margaret Qualley
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
Release date: 2019-07-25
5.

Captain Marvel

6.5
7.0/10

The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Starring: Brie Larson, Brie Larson, Gemma Chan, Samuel L. Jackson, Jude Law
Directed by: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
Release date: 2019-03-06
6.

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

6.5
6.8/10

A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Idris Elba, Vanessa Kirby, Eiza González
Directed by: David Leitch
Release date: 2019-08-01
7.

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

6.4
7.8/10

Super-assassin John Wick returns with a $14 million price tag on his head and an army of bounty-hunting killers on his trail. After killing a member of the shadowy international assassin’s guild, the High Table, John Wick is excommunicado, but the world’s most ruthless hit men and women await his every turn.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Ian McShane, Laurence Fishburne, Anjelica Huston
Directed by: Chad Stahelski
Release date: 2019-05-15
8.

Alita: Battle Angel

6.2
7.4/10

When Alita awakens with no memory of who she is in a future world she does not recognize, she is taken in by Ido, a compassionate doctor who realizes that somewhere in this abandoned cyborg shell is the heart and soul of a young woman with an extraordinary past.

Starring: Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein
Directed by: Robert Rodriguez
Release date: 2019-01-31
9.

Shazam!

6.2
7.2/10

A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.

Starring: Zachary Levi, Asher Angel, Mark Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer, Djimon Hounsou
Directed by: David F. Sandberg
Release date: 2019-03-23
10.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu

6.0
6.7/10

In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (Pokémon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Bill Nighy, Ken Watanabe
Directed by: Rob Letterman
Release date: 2019-05-03
11.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

5.6
6.3/10

Follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species - thought to be mere myths - rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity's very existence hanging in the balance.

Starring: Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown, Ken Watanabe, Zhang Ziyi
Directed by: Michael Dougherty
Release date: 2019-05-29
12.

Dark Phoenix

5.4
6.0/10

The X-Men face their most formidable and powerful foe when one of their own, Jean Grey, starts to spiral out of control. During a rescue mission in outer space, Jean is nearly killed when she's hit by a mysterious cosmic force. Once she returns home, this force not only makes her infinitely more powerful, but far more unstable. The X-Men must now band together to save her soul and battle aliens that want to use Grey's new abilities to rule the galaxy.

Starring: Sophie Turner, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain
Directed by: Simon Kinberg
Release date: 2019-06-05
13.

Escape Room

5.2
6.3/10

Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.

Starring: Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Jay Ellis, Tyler Labine, Deborah Ann Woll
Directed by: Adam Robitel
Release date: 2019-01-03
14.

Triple Frontier

5.2
6.5/10

Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Oscar Isaac, Charlie Hunnam, Garrett Hedlund, Pedro Pascal
Directed by: J. C. Chandor
Release date: 2019-03-06
15.

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

5.1
6.7/10

It's been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild.

Starring: Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Tiffany Haddish, Stephanie Beatriz
Directed by: Mike Mitchell, Trisha Gum
Release date: 2019-01-26
16.

Murder Mystery

5.1
6.0/10

After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.

Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Gemma Arterton, Adeel Akhtar
Directed by: Kyle Newacheck
Release date: 2019-06-14
17.

Dragged Across Concrete

5.0
7.0/10

Two policemen, one an old-timer, the other his volatile younger partner, find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics becomes the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers descend into the criminal underworld to gain their just due, but instead find far more than they wanted awaiting them in the shadows.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Vince Vaughn, Tory Kittles, Michael Jai White, Jennifer Carpenter
Directed by: S. Craig Zahler
Release date: 2019-02-21
18.

Next Gen

4.6
6.6/10

A friendship with a top-secret robot turns a lonely girl's life into a thrilling adventure as they take on bullies, evil bots and a scheming madman.

Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Michael Peña, David Cross, Kitana Turnbull, Charlyne Yi
Directed by: Kevin R. Adams, Joe Ksander
Release date: 2019-07-19
19.

Men in Black: International

4.6
5.6/10

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Tessa Thompson, Liam Neeson
Directed by: F. Gary Gray
Release date: 2019-06-12
20.

Shaft

4.6
6.4/10

JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly.

Starring: Jessie Usher, Samuel L. Jackson, Richard Roundtree, Alexandra Shipp, Regina Hall
Directed by: Tim Story
Release date: 2019-06-14

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