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The Best Action Movies of 2017
Nostalgia is great and all, but it's a new year! Despite the range of fiery, computer-generated explosions on display at your local multiplex, this is a peculiar historical moment for the action movie. As major studios increasingly devote their resources to spectacle-filled comic book tentpoles like Avengers: Infinity War or sci-fi extravaganzas like Ready Player One , the more grounded punch-fest has become a specialized commodity for fans who keep track of streaming debuts , OnDemand releases, and the latest international exports. It's a solid, creatively rich time for action movies. You just need to know where to find them.
Instead, Ansel Elgort plays a near-mute, tinnitus-suffering getaway driver who uses his headphones to drown out the ringing, and jobs for a mob boss to pay for petrol. Jamie Foxx and Jon Hamm co-star. Charlize Theron , James McAvoy and inevitably, Toby Jones , are spies in Berlin around the time of the fall of the wall in this chilly-looking adaptation of the Antony Johnston nailbiter. Eddie Marsan and John Goodman pop up as support. AKA Taken on a Train.
Kill Bill: Vol. Sign in. PG min Action, Adventure, Crime. Director: Steven Quale Stars: J. Votes: 7, R min Action, Drama, Mystery.
Kill Bill: Vol. Sign in. - Murder mystery drama Wind River , starring Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen, is easily one of the best thrillers this year. A young African-American Daniel Kaluuya visits his white girlfriend's parents for the weekend, where his simmering uneasiness
The action genre is no longer made up of movies strictly meant to dominate the summer box office. Now they're released year-round, and they still dominate the box office—but they're also getting smarter, are more sophisticated, and are attracting Oscar-caliber actors who want to flex their talents and get big payouts. This year has seen new installments in beloved action franchises, some timely and gritty reboots, and the requisite superhero movies. But while these will all appeal to those looking for thrills and explosions, they manage to be superbly made as well. This stylish, supercharged spy thriller stars Charlize Theron as Lorraine Broughton, an undercover M16 agent stationed in Berlin just before the fall of the Berlin Wall. Tasked with retrieving a list of double agents, she faces KGB henchmen and double-crossers—and finds she can't trust anyone but herself. Yes, it's another Spider-Man movie.