Most Suspensive Thrilling Action Movies Ever

List by john Last updated August 17, 2017

This is a list of 265 of the most thrilling, suspenseful action movies of all time. That mean we get movies from more than 60 years ago right up until 2017, I bet there are loads you have not seen. Enjoy.


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Insomnia (2002)

Crime Mystery Thriller
A tough cop. A brilliant killer. An unspeakable crime.
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Vote count 870 Vote avg 67 Release date 2002-05-24

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The Bourne Identity (2002)

Action Drama Mystery
He was the perfect weapon until he became the target.
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Vote count 3,131 Vote avg 72 Release date 2002-06-14

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Anger Management (2003)

Comedy
Feel the Love.
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Vote count 743 Vote avg 59 Release date 2003-04-11

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The Rundown (2003)

Adventure Action Comedy
cut to the chase
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Vote count 417 Vote avg 64 Release date 2003-09-26

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Basic (2003)

Action Drama Mystery
Deception is their most deadly weapon.
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Vote count 229 Vote avg 61 Release date 2003-04-18

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Identity (2003)

Mystery Thriller
The secret lies within.
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Vote count 831 Vote avg 70 Release date 2003-04-25

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The Italian Job (2003)

Thriller Action Crime
Get in. Get out. Get even.
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Vote count 1,641 Vote avg 66 Release date 2003-05-30

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The Last Samurai (2003)

Drama Action War
In the face of an enemy, in the Heart of One Man, Lies the Soul of a Warrior.
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Vote count 1,516 Vote avg 72 Release date 2003-12-05

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The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)

Fantasy Action Thriller
The power of seven become a league of one.
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Vote count 932 Vote avg 56 Release date 2003-07-11

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Cellular (2004)

Action Adventure Crime
If the signal dies so does she
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Vote count 439 Vote avg 61 Release date 2004-09-06

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I, Robot (2004)

Action Science Fiction
Laws are made to be broken.
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Vote count 3,007 Vote avg 67 Release date 2004-07-15

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Man on Fire (2004)

Action Drama Thriller
Creasy's art is death, and he is about to paint his masterpiece.
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Vote count 1,326 Vote avg 73 Release date 2004-04-23

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Million Dollar Baby (2004)

Drama
Beyond his silence, there is a past. Beyond her dreams, there is a feeling. Beyond hope, there is a memory. Beyond their journey, there is a love.
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Vote count 1,902 Vote avg 77 Release date 2004-12-14

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National Treasure (2004)

Adventure Action Thriller
The greatest adventure history has ever revealed.
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Vote count 1,564 Vote avg 64 Release date 2004-11-19

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Ocean's Twelve (2004)

Thriller Crime
Twelve is the new eleven.
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Vote count 1,764 Vote avg 64 Release date 2004-12-09

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The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

Action Drama Thriller
They should have left him alone.
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Vote count 2,443 Vote avg 72 Release date 2004-07-23

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The Ladykillers (2004)

Comedy Crime Thriller
The greatest criminal minds of all time have finally met their match.
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Vote count 321 Vote avg 60 Release date 2004-03-25

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Apollo 13 (1995)

Drama
Houston, we have a problem.
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Vote count 1,326 Vote avg 73 Release date 1995-06-30

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A History of Violence (2005)

Drama Thriller Crime
Tom Stall had the perfect life... until he became a hero.
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Vote count 678 Vote avg 69 Release date 2005-09-23

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Batman Begins (2005)

Action Crime Drama
Evil fears the knight.
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Vote count 6,055 Vote avg 74 Release date 2005-06-14

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Spider-Man (2002)

Fantasy Action
With great power comes great responsibility.
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Vote count 4,073 Vote avg 67 Release date 2002-05-01

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Brick (2005)

Drama Mystery
A detective story.
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Vote count 307 Vote avg 68 Release date 2005-01-30

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King Kong (2005)

Adventure Drama Action
The eighth wonder of the world.
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Vote count 1,827 Vote avg 65 Release date 2005-12-14

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Munich (2005)

Drama Action History
The world was watching in 1972 as 11 Israeli athletes were murdered at the Munich Olympics. This is the story of what happened next.
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Vote count 583 Vote avg 69 Release date 2005-12-22

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

Adventure Family Fantasy
Evil Has Reigned For 100 Years...
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Vote count 1,924 Vote avg 66 Release date 2005-12-07

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V for Vendetta (2005)

Action Thriller Fantasy
People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.
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Vote count 3,515 Vote avg 76 Release date 2005-12-11

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300 (2006)

Action Adventure War
Spartans, prepare for glory!
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Vote count 4,185 Vote avg 70 Release date 2006-12-09

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Babel (2006)

Drama
If You Want to be Understood...Listen
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Vote count 855 Vote avg 69 Release date 2006-09-08

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Blood Diamond (2006)

Drama Thriller Action
It Will Cost You Everything.
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Vote count 1,853 Vote avg 73 Release date 2006-12-07

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Casino Royale (2006)

Adventure Action Thriller
Everyone has a past. Every legend has a beginning.
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Vote count 3,332 Vote avg 72 Release date 2006-11-14

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Déjà Vu (2006)

Action Thriller Science Fiction
If you think it's just a feeling, go back... and look again.
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Vote count 1,219 Vote avg 66 Release date 2006-11-21

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Flags of Our Fathers (2006)

War Drama History
They fight for their country but they die for their friends.
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Vote count 453 Vote avg 67 Release date 2006-10-19

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Hollywoodland (2006)

Drama Thriller Crime
Living in Hollywood can make you famous. Dying in Hollywood can make you a legend.
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Vote count 88 Vote avg 61 Release date 2006-08-31

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Inside Man (2006)

Crime Drama Thriller
It looked like the perfect bank robbery. But you can't judge a crime by its cover.
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Vote count 1,371 Vote avg 73 Release date 2006-03-23

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Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)

Action Adventure Drama
The battle of Iwo Jima seen through the eyes of the Japanese soldiers.
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Vote count 460 Vote avg 72 Release date 2006-12-19

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Lucky Number Slevin (2006)

Drama Thriller Crime
Wrong Time. Wrong Place. Wrong Number.
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Vote count 1,088 Vote avg 74 Release date 2006-02-24

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The Departed (2006)

Drama Thriller Crime
Lies. Betrayal. Sacrifice. How far will you take it?
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Vote count 3,517 Vote avg 79 Release date 2006-10-05

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The Illusionist (2006)

Fantasy Drama Thriller
Nothing Is What It Seems.
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Vote count 1,342 Vote avg 71 Release date 2006-08-18

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The Prestige (2006)

Drama Mystery Thriller
Are You Watching Closely?
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Vote count 3,392 Vote avg 79 Release date 2006-10-19

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The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)

Drama
Inspired by True Events
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Vote count 1,956 Vote avg 76 Release date 2006-12-14

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American Gangster (2007)

Drama Crime
There are two sides to the American dream.
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Vote count 1,289 Vote avg 74 Release date 2007-11-02

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Flawless (2007)

Crime Drama Thriller
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Vote count 120 Vote avg 66 Release date 2007-09-01

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Fracture (2007)

Thriller
I shot my wife...prove it.
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Vote count 700 Vote avg 71 Release date 2007-04-20

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Hot Fuzz (2007)

Crime Action Comedy
Big cops. Small town. Moderate violence.
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Vote count 1,804 Vote avg 74 Release date 2007-02-14

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I Am Legend (2007)

Drama Horror Action
The last man on Earth is not alone
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Vote count 3,912 Vote avg 69 Release date 2007-12-14

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Live Free or Die Hard (2007)

Action Thriller
The old school cop is back!
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Vote count 1,791 Vote avg 64 Release date 2007-06-20

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No Country for Old Men (2007)

Crime Drama Thriller
There are no clean getaways.
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Vote count 2,341 Vote avg 77 Release date 2007-11-08

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Ocean's Thirteen (2007)

Crime Thriller
What are the odds of getting even? 13 to one.
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Vote count 1,703 Vote avg 65 Release date 2007-06-07

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Shooter (2007)

Action Drama Mystery
Yesterday was about honor. Today is about justice.
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Vote count 1,228 Vote avg 69 Release date 2007-03-22

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The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

Action Drama Mystery
Remember everything. Forgive nothing.
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Vote count 2,540 Vote avg 73 Release date 2007-08-03

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