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The Matrix Resurrections trailer has broken the internet: here’s the best reactions
How excited should we be? Is Yahya playing Morpheus? Just how deep does the rabbit hole go?
The top 20 action movies on Netflix
Daniel Rutledge cuts to the chase with the best in Netflix action.
Pleasantly mild (and mildly pleasant), Netflix’s Beckett echoes paranoid thrillers of the 70s
“Not everything has to be a blockbuster sensation or a searing political critique.”
The Suicide Squad cast and director on their movie and John Cena’s… ability
“Because I was given so much freedom, I felt the responsibility to take risks.”
Take note, The Suicide Squad’s hilarious mayhem is a bloody delight
Might have more in common with The Boys than The Avengers.
Airborne Netflix action-horror Blood Red Sky boasts savage violence and interesting surprises
Plenty of horror and action thrills, and some super bloody deaths.
Fight like a girl: female action heroes who totally kick arse
We’ve created our own dream team of action heroines.
Gunpowder Milkshake is a stylish, brutal and fast-paced action pic
“The action is beautifully choreographed, very creative, and surprisingly graphic.”
Karen Gillan and Carla Gugino tell us about kick-arse action pic Gunpowder Milkshake
“I think this is probably my highest male death count. It must be.”
Scarlett Johansson’s 10 greatest movie roles
From disaffected teen to the MCU.
Black Widow is an MCU also-ran that only kinda works
With better action thrills or emotional oomph we wouldn’t nitpick – but…
F9 is a mid-tier entry into the series that still provides a few thrills
“There’s an unfortunate emphasis on magnet-based vehicle action which, for the most part, is not cool.”
25 years on, the Wachowskis’ Bound is a superb sexually-charged thriller
This classic low budget noir is torrid, steamy and unflinchingly erotic, but never sleazy.
Angelina Jolie’s star power can’t save lukewarm thriller Those Who Wish Me Dead
Taylor Sheridan pic is a star vehicle that can’t decide what makes her a star.
Superhero series Jupiter’s Legacy leans on angst, forgets about story
Occasional moments of fun can’t save a poorly written superhero series.
Without Remorse should be trashy action-thriller fun, but is mostly a disappointment
It’s hard to believe this script comes from the guy who wrote Hell or High Water and Sicario.
Jason Statham exudes quiet determination and pure menace in Guy Ritchie’s latest
Some unusual choices work, some don’t in Guy Ritchie’s Wrath of Man.
Without Remorse promises a bunch of Michael B. Jordan butt-kicking
An ex-Navy SEAL is out for revenge in new action-thriller streaming this month.
Big brawls crackle with imagination in otherwise incomprehensible Godzilla vs. Kong
Clues suggest this franchise has perhaps been cobbled together a bit shoddily.
Gleefully violent Bob Odenkirk action-comedy Nobody is an awesome ride
Increasingly crazy fight-fest offers a different flavour of that immense Odenkirk charm.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’s first episode shows its entertaining potential
We haven’t watched a lot, but we like what we see.
What happened to Bruce Willis’s career? Somebody call his agent!
What happened to old mate Bruce?! He used to be the king of action cinema …