Best Action Movies of 2019 (So Far)

1.

Avengers: Endgame

8.4
8.7/10

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

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

7.1
8.0/10

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
3.

Captain Marvel

6.8
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
4.

Shazam!

6.4
7.4/10

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

Starring: Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Asher Angel, Jack Dylan Grazer, Adam Brody
Directed by: David F. Sandberg
Release date: 2019-03-23
5.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu

6.3
6.8/10

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
6.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters

6.3
6.6/10

The new story 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, Sally Hawkins
Directed by: Michael Dougherty
Release date: 2019-05-29
7.

Alita: Battle Angel

6.2
7.5/10

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, Mahershala Ali, Keean Johnson, Jennifer Connelly
Directed by: Robert Rodriguez
Release date: 2019-01-31
8.

Men in Black: International

5.5
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
9.

Escape Room

5.3
6.4/10

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
10.

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
11.

Murder Mystery

5.1
6.1/10

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, Dany Boon
Directed by: Kyle Newacheck
Release date: 2019-06-14
12.

Dark Phoenix

5.1
6.1/10

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.

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
14.

Dragged Across Concrete

5.0
7.1/10

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
15.

Polar

4.5
6.3/10

When a retiring assassin realizes that he is the target of a hit, he winds up back in the game going head to head with a gang of younger, ruthless killers.

Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Vanessa Hudgens, Katheryn Winnick, Fei Ren, Ruby O. Fee
Directed by: Jonas Åkerlund
Release date: 2019-01-25
16.

Cold Pursuit

4.4
6.2/10

The quiet family life of Nels Coxman, a snowplow driver, is upended after his son's murder. Nels begins a vengeful hunt for Viking, the drug lord he holds responsible for the killing, eliminating Viking's associates one by one. As Nels draws closer to Viking, his actions bring even more unexpected and violent consequences, as he proves that revenge is all in the execution.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Laura Dern, Tom Bateman, Tom Jackson, William Forsythe
Directed by: Hans Petter Moland
Release date: 2019-02-07
17.

Reign of the Supermen

4.2
6.8/10

In the wake of The Death of Superman, the world is still mourning the loss of the Man of Steel following his fatal battle with the monster Doomsday. However, no sooner as his body been laid to rest than do four new bearers of the Superman shield come forward to take on the mantle. The Last Son of Krypton, Superboy, Steel, and the Cyborg Superman all attempt to fill the vacuum left by the world's greatest champion. Meanwhile, Superman's death has also signaled to the universe that Earth is vulnerable. Can these new Supermen and the rest of the heroes prove them wrong?

Starring: Jerry O'Connell, Rebecca Romijn, Rainn Wilson, Khary Payton, Cameron Monaghan
Directed by: Sam Liu
Release date: 2019-01-13
18.

The Kid Who Would Be King

4.0
6.0/10

Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind from the wicked enchantress Morgana and her army of supernatural warriors.

Starring: Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Louis Serkis, Denise Gough, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Patrick Stewart
Directed by: Joe Cornish
Release date: 2019-01-16
19.

Close

4.0
5.6/10

A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.

Starring: Noomi Rapace, Sophie Nélisse, Indira Varma, Eoin Macken, Akin Gazi
Directed by: Vicky Jewson
Release date: 2019-01-18
20.

Hellboy

3.9
5.4/10

Hellboy comes to England, where he must defeat Nimue, Merlin's consort and the Blood Queen. But their battle will bring about the end of the world, a fate he desperately tries to turn away.

Starring: David Harbour, Milla Jovovich, Ian McShane, Daniel Dae Kim, Sasha Lane
Directed by: Neil Marshall
Release date: 2019-04-10

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