Top 50 Action Movies of 2017 02/04/2016 2 years ago Publish in :Announcements The best action movies available on Netflix Netflix Canada. Updated on: 2018-07-08 21:56:42 + Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes A defiant warrior-monk arrives at Kublai Khan's court in chains and soon earns his tragic nickname in this 30-minute origin story. + The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor. + Django Unchained Accompanied by a German bounty hunter, a freed slave named Django travels across America to free his wife from a sadistic plantation owner. + Berserk: The Golden Age Arc I - The Egg of the King Loner Guts is recruited by Griffith and his band of mercenaries, but their ensuing success as a full-fledged army could lead to a horrible fate. + Ip Man An occupying Japanese general challenges Chinese men to duels to prove the superiority of the Japanese, but Ip Man refuses to fight -- at first. + The Hunger Games: Catching Fire After her triumph in the Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen travels through the districts on a 'Victor's Tour' while a rebellion gathers steam around her. + Bleach The Movie: Fade to Black When his mind is fogged by a scimitar-weilding stranger, Mayuri destroys his laboratory, unleashing a cloud of reishi that lays waste to the Seiretei. + Ip Man 2 New in Hong Kong, martial arts instructor Ip Man perseveres and retaliates against his rivals' opposition to the Wing Chun fighting style he teaches. + Naruto Shippuden The Movie: Bonds When strange ninjas ambush the village of Konohagakure, it's up to adolescent ninja Naruto and his long-missing pal, Sasuke, to save the planet. + The Hunger Games In a dystopian future, teens Katniss and Peeta are drafted for a televised event pitting young competitors against each other in a fight to the death. + Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Accompanied by his father, Indiana Jones sets off on his third adventure to explore the cradle of civilization on a perilous hunt for the Holy Grail. + Lone Survivor Mark Wahlberg stars as Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrel in this action-drama based on an ill-fated real-life mission to bring down a Taliban boss. + Big Hero 6 A kid with a knack for robotics is out to stop an evil plot to destroy San Fransokyo -- with help from four quirky friends and a big robot best pal. + Lawrence of Arabia: Restored Version This Oscar-winning epic tells the true story of T.E. Lawrence, who helped unite warring Arab tribes to strike back against the Turks in World War I. + Ghost Pain World War IV is over, but a bomb has gone off in Newport City, killing a major arms dealer who may have ties with the mysterious 501 Organization. + Guardians of the Galaxy On the run from intergalactic warlord Ronan, hotshot space pilot Peter Quill unites a ragtag band of oddballs to form a team of unlikely heroes. + X-Men: Days of Future Past This superhero sequel tracks Wolverine's journey back in time in an effort to alter history and prevent the annihilation of both humans and mutants. + Braveheart Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a local English lord's soldiers, which leads to an epic revolt. + Ghost Tears As Motoko and Batou attempt to thwart a mysterious terrorist group, Togusa tracks the killer of a man with a prosthetic leg made by Mermaid's Leg. + Leon: The Professional Léon, a hit man in New York, becomes the unwilling custodian of Mathilda, a vengeful 12-year-old whose family was wiped out by a crooked DEA agent. + The Matrix A computer hacker learns that what most people perceive as reality is actually a simulation created by machines and joins a rebellion to break free. + Captain America: The Winter Soldier When a deadly new foe surfaces, an increasingly restless Steve Rogers transforms into Captain America and allies with Black Widow. + Scarface Al Pacino stars as Cuban refugee Tony Montana, who becomes a Florida drug kingpin but makes the fatal mistake of getting high on his own supply. + Homefront When an ex-DEA agent is widowed, he moves with his young daughter to a small town, but his quiet life is shattered by a meth-making drug trafficker. + Thor Powerful thunder god Thor is stripped of his power and banished by his father, Odin, forced to live among humans on Earth to learn humility. + Expelled from Paradise In the wake of a global catastrophe, the human survivors are 'uploaded' into a cyber network, but someone or something is infiltrating the system. + Captain America: The First Avenger During World War II, frail weakling Steve Rogers volunteers for scientific experiments that turn him into Allied super soldier Captain America. + The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Back in District 13 after demolishing the Hunger Games, Katniss reluctantly becomes the icon of a groundswell rebellion against the Capitol. + Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Indiana Jones, his young sidekick and a spoiled songbird get more than they bargained for when they go to India in search of a missing magical stone. + Limitless With his writing career dragging, Eddie Morra finds his life turning around after he takes a drug that provides astonishing mental focus. + The Raid 2 This action-packed sequel finds Rama working undercover as a prisoner to befriend Uco, the son of a powerful new crime lord, Bangun. + Shooter An expert marksman is coaxed out of seclusion by colleagues who need his help to stop a plot to kill the president, but he gets framed for the crime. + 21 Jump Street When two rookie cops go undercover to probe a drug ring at their former high school, they're forced to face unresolved issues from their teen years. + The Blues Brothers A pair of two-bit crooks go on a quest to save the Catholic orphanage where they were raised by reuniting their former band for a charity gig. + Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Two years after leading the charge against the evil Sephiroth, Cloud is called back to action after an attack by three mysterious brothers. + The Ridiculous 6 When his outlaw dad is kidnapped, Tommy “White Knife” Stockburn sets off across the West on a rescue mission with five brothers he never knew he had. + Inglourious Basterds A Jewish cinema owner in occupied Paris is forced to host a Nazi premiere, where a group of American soldiers called the Basterds plans a face-off. + Captain America: Civil War It's Avengers vs. Avengers when Captain America fights to keep his superhero friends independent, while his pal Iron Man supports government control. + Ocean's Eleven Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: stealing more than $150 million from three casinos. + Machine Gun Preacher Gerard Butler stars in this true-life story of Sam Childers, a former drug dealer who dedicates his life to rescuing child soldiers in the Sudan. + Ip Man: The Final Fight This entry in the saga of the man who famously trained Bruce Lee finds the middle-aged master teaching the Wing Chun style in Hong Kong. + Safe A former cage fighter's rescue of an abducted 12-year-old girl pits them both against Triad gangs, the Russian Mafia and a bunch of corrupt cops. + The Expendables 3 With new blood on the crew, the Expendables square off against villainous arms trader Conrad Stonebanks, who's hell-bent on destroying the team. + RED Former CIA operative Frank Moses is basking in normality. But he's forced to return to old habits when an assassin puts a target on his back. + InuYasha: The Movie 3: Swords of an Honorable Ruler The Great Dog Demon beaqueathed one of the Three Swords of the Fang to each of his two sons. Now the evil power of the third sword has been awakened. + InuYasha: The Movie 2: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass With their biggest foe seemingly defeated, InuYasha and his friends return to everyday life. But the peace is soon shattered by an emerging new enemy. + Never Back Down When a quick-tempered teen moves to a new town and faces the challenges of attending a new high school, he seeks solace in an underground fight club. + Spectral When an otherworldly force wreaks havoc on a war-torn European city, an engineer teams up with an elite Special Ops unit to stop it. + True Memoirs of an International Assassin After his publisher markets his crime novel as a memoir, a novice author finds himself forcibly recruited into a deadly political plot in Venezuela. + VGHS: The Movie In a world where professional video gaming is the most popular sport, a hapless young gamer gets the chance to sharpen his skills at an elite academy. + Terminator 2: Judgment Day A reprogrammed Terminator arrives from the future to protect young John Connor from a relentless shape-shifting cyborg in this sequel to Terminator. + Rush This dramatic portrayal of the intense 1970s rivalry between race drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt captures the contrasts between the two champions. + Snitch Hoping to reduce his teenage son's mandatory 30-year federal prison sentence, a suburban father goes undercover to take down a violent drug dealer. + InuYasha: The Movie: Affections Touching Across Time A powerful demon has been sealed away for 200 years. But when the demon's son is awakened, the fate of the world is in jeopardy. + The Do-Over The life of a bank manager is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure. + InuYasha: The Movie 4: Fire on the Mystic Island Ai, a young half-demon who has escaped from Horai Island to try to help his people, returns with potential saviors InuYasha, Sesshomaru and Kikyo. + Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom Exuberant ninja Naruto teams up with his pals Sakura and Kakashi to escort Prince Michiru and his son, Hikaru, to the Crescent Moon kingdom. + The Equalizer Retired intelligence operative Robert McCall reluctantly returns to action to protect a young prostitute from brutal members of the Russian Mafia. + Falcon Rising A martial arts master and former Marine heads to Brazil to track down the men who brutally attacked his sister and stumbles on a city ruled by yakuza. + Twelve O'Clock High A hard-as-nails brigadier general must turn a disheartened group of American bomber pilots into heroes in this vintage World War II drama. + Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny Renowned warrior Yu Shu-Lien comes out of retirement to keep the legendary Green Destiny sword away from villainous warlord Hades Dai. + Harlock: Space Pirate Determined to keep the malevolent Gaia Coalition from ruling the universe, a mysterious loner cruises the skies and boldly attacks enemy spaceships. + Furious 7 A team of fast-driving outlaws has settled into normal lives, but a man with a vendetta chases them out of their complacency. + Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow Naruto, Sasuke and Sakura learn they'll be protecting an actress from being hurt while making her next film, but it turns out she's a princess. + Brick Mansions A cop infiltrates a condemned, militarized Detroit housing project to avenge his father's death and bring down the killer and reigning drug kingpin. + Max Manus: Man of War During World War II, Max Manus -- who would become one of Norway's greatest war heroes -- joins the Resistance. + Underworld A vampire suspects that her mortal enemies, werewolves known as Lycans, are targeting a human. As she shadows him, she finds herself falling in love. + Dawn of the Planet of the Apes A decade after their escape, Caesar and his fellow super-intelligent apes strike a tenuous peace with human survivors of the simian virus. + November Man An ex-CIA agent emerges from retirement to protect an important witness, but he soon discovers that old friends can make the most dangerous enemies. + Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Will of Fire When four out of five ninja villages are destroyed, the leader of the one spared tries to find the true culprit and protect his land. + Underworld: Evolution Vampire warrior Selene and werewolf hybrid Michael learn the history of the ongoing war between the patrician Death Dealers and the barbarous Lycans. + BERSERK: The Golden Age Arc II - The Battle for Doldrey For three years, Guts believed his mission was to pursue Griffith's dream together with him. But in order to become Griffith's equal and truly be called his friend, Guts realizes he will have to leave the Band of the Hawk. + The Amazing Spider-Man In this reboot of the superhero franchise, high school lad Peter Parker learns to wield his newfound powers while facing down arch-villain The Lizard. + The Hurt Locker Kathryn Bigelow directs this gripping drama following one of the U.S. Army's elite explosive ordnance disposal teams operating in Iraq. + Naruto Shippuden: The Movie: The Lost Tower When Naruto is sent to recover a missing nin, the rogue manages to send him 20 years into the past, where he unites with his father to battle evil. + The Raid Trapped in a tenement building during a raid, a SWAT team must fight its way out against the forces of a drug lord they were trying to assassinate. + Kill Bill: Vol. 2 The Bride has three left on her rampage list: Budd, Elle Driver and Bill himself. But when she arrives at Bill's house, she's in for a surprise. + The Town Career bank robber Doug and his volatile partner hit a roadblock when Doug falls for bank manager Claire, whom he kidnapped during their last heist. + Kill Bill: Vol. 1 An assassin is shot by her ruthless employer, Bill, and other members of their assassination circle. But she lives -- and plots her vengeance. + The Expendables 2 When the Expendables reunite for a seemingly easy job, one of their own is brutally murdered. Now the mercenaries seek revenge in hostile territory. + Parker Parker is a thief -- but he has scruples. So when his crew double-crosses him, Parker teams up with an unlikely partner to even the score. + 22 Jump Street This follow-up to the film 21 Jump Street finds Schmidt and Jenko going undercover as college students to crack a fraternity crime ring. + Ender's Game Talented preteen children, including Andrew 'Ender' Wiggin, are trained for battle against the alien insectoid Formics ('Buggers') invading Earth. + Naruto the Movie 2: Legend of the Stone of Gelel While on a mission to return a missing pet, Naruto and two fellow ninjas are ambushed by brutal knights led by the enigmatic Temujin. + The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones A teen endowed with supernatural vision recruits a band of youthful human-angel hybrids to help rescue her kidnapped mother from a sinister stranger. + Lupin the 3rd: The Castle of Cagliostro: Special Edition Lupin, his sidekick, Jigen, and the samurai warrior Goemon set out to take over an evil counterfeit operation at Count Cagliostro's fortress. + Underworld: Rise of the Lycans Tracing the backstory of the long war between the ruling-class vampires and the enslaved Lycans, this bloody prequel depicts the feud's first dustups. + Tracers When a bike messenger falls into debt with organized criminals, a sexy woman draws him into her high-stakes world of parkour, teaching him new skills. + 3 Days to Kill A terminally ill secret agent accepts a risky mission in exchange for an experimental drug that might save him -- if he can survive its side effects. + Equilibrium In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. + Underworld: Awakening Reprising her role as the vampire Selene, Kate Beckinsale stars in this installment in the stylish vampires vs. werewolves franchise. + Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon A young woman in ancient China longs for an adventurous life rather than a dull arranged marriage in Ang Lee's Oscar-winning martial arts epic. + Red Dawn When North Korean military forces invade American soil, Marine Jed Eckert and a group of his teenage pals elude capture and organize a resistance. + Colombiana After seeing Bogota gangsters murder her parents, Cataleya Restrepo turns herself into a ruthless assassin, dedicated to tracking down their killers. + How I Spent My Summer Vacation Mel Gibson stars as a man who ends up in a notorious Mexican prison after his attempt to get away with a million-dollar stash ends in his arrest.