2013 has certainly been an overdose of action!
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Below is a List of 2013 action films that you don’t want to miss!
Iron Man 3:
Released on 26th of April 2013.
Directed by Shane Black.
It is a science action flick.
Mandarin plays the role of a dreadful enemy of Tony stark.
After his defeat in the hands of Mandarin, he boarded a journey which had dangerous consequences.
Olympus Has Fallen:
Released on 22nd march, 2013.
It is an action thriller.
Directed by Antoine Fuqua.
The film stirs around a President along with other people who are kidnapped.
A former secret service agent is hired to deploy his tactics and rescue all of them.
Man Of Steel:
Released on 14th of June, 2013.
Directed by Zack Snyder.
Man of Steel is a fantasy, science thriller.
A young boy discovers that he hassome extraordinary powers, and tries to resolve the secret behind it.
When the earth gets attacked by the members of his own clan, he learnssome new skills and protects the planet.
Fast & Furious 6:
Released on 17th may 2013.
Directed by Justin Lin.
Fast and Furious 6 is an action thriller.
Since Dominque and his team are held guilty in the eyes of the law, Hobbs, agrees to grant them a pardon, in exchange of something furious.
They have to help him capture a team of avaricious drivers.
Released on 26th of July 2013.
Directed by James Mangold.
Yashida is an old acquaintance of Tokyo who is on the verge of dying.
Logan reaches to Tokyo to meet his old friend Yashida.
The situation takes a toll when Yashida asks for Wolverine’s healing abilities, however he denies to do so.
The List of 2013 action films includes the following which were a big hit in cinemas!
Star Trek Into Darkness:
Released on 10th of May, 2013.
Directed by J.J Abrams.
Star Trek into Darkness is a fantasy action flick.
Some species in the space areendangered and therefore the USS enterprise crew takes a flight to the forbidden areas of space to rescue them.
On the path of saving those species, captain Kirk searches for a mass destruction weapon, he happens to lead his team in to a war-zoned world.
Released on 12th of July, 2103.
Directed by Guillermo Del Toro.
Pacific Rim is a science action flick.
Jaegers are the robotic war machines which battle with the Kaijus.
However the government claims the Jaegers to be ineffective.
However Pentecost along with his team firmly believes that Jaegers are the only ones who can rescue the world.
World War Z:
Released on 21st of June, 2013.
Directed by Marc Forster.
World War Z is a drama thriller.
The world gets invaded by amysterious and threatening infection that transforms humans into zombies.
Gerry is a former U.N investigator who is held responsible to undertake the responsibility of investigating the reason behind the growth of infection.
White House Down:
Released on 26th of June, 2013.
Directed by Roland Emmerich.
White House Down is a drama thriller.
The American President falls into danger as the white house gets seized by a terrorist group.
A policeman has to undertake the charge of rescuing the President and to save his daughter simultaneously.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire:
Released on 6th December, 2013.
Directed by Francis Lawrence.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is an action thriller.
Katniss is a highly influential woman.
However the President advises her to take part in the special series of the hunger Games, which has a major twist.
It includes all the winners of the previous seasons, which would try their best to eliminate Katniss.
The List of 2013 action films can’t be complete without the following:
Thor: The Dark World:
Released on 30th of October, 2013.
Directed by Alan Taylor.
Thor: The Dark World is fantasy Action flick.
Jane gets imbibed by a wormhole, in the process of examining a phenomenon.
Thor gets updated about her disappearance, and comes back to earth, however Jane happens to reappear.
However Thor finds something inappropriate in her and decides to take her to Asgard.
Released on 12th April 2013.
Directed by Joseph Kosinski.
Oblivion is a mystery action flick.
After an apocalyptic future, a man gets subjected to numerous bizarre experiences.
Later he realized that the future of the human race totally lies in his fate.
A Good Day To Die Hard:
Released on 14th of February, 2013.
Directed by John Moore.
A Good Day to Die Hard is an action thriller.
McClane is a practical cop who travels all the way to Moscow to sort out his disobedient son.
However Jacks true identity gets revealed when he turns out to be a CIA agent.
Later the father-son duo team up to kill gangsters.
G.I. Joe: Retaliation:
Released on 28th of March 2013.
Directed by Jon M. Chu.
G.I. Joe: Retaliation is an action thriller.
Zartan Declares the Joes as traitors, giving the Cobra Commander the complete authority of keeping the world leaders under his control.
Being abandoned completely the Remaining Joes turn to General Colton who was their original leader.
Released on 14th of august, 2013.
Directed by Jeff Wadlow.
Kick-Ass 2 is an action thriller.
In order to fight against the injustice done, Kick –Ass aided with a cluster of people who wear costumes help in attaining his goal.
When the Malevolent Red mist comes to know about his intentions, he plots a strategy to take a revenge from Kiss-Ass.
Released on 7th of August, 2013.
Directed by Neil Blomkamp.
Elysium is a drama thriller.
A luxurious space station is occupied by the rich.
Max has to save his own life therefore Max flies to the station to fight against the injustice.
The Lone Ranger:
Released on 22nd of June 2013.
Directed by Gore Verbinski.
The Lone Ranger is an adventure action thriller.
Cavendish is a fugitive, and John who is a lawyer, is aided by his brother to catch hold of those bandits.
Cavendish successfully kills John’s brother.
The rescuer of John Tonto later teams up with John to gun down Cavendish.
The Last Stand:
Released on 18th of January, 2013.
Directed by Kim Jee-Woon.
The Last Stand is an action thriller.
Owen is a former LAPD sedatives officer.
He has team up with a dubious group of the town, to bring the international Drug dealer Gabriel Cortez to a Halt, before he trespasses the borders leading to Mexico.
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters:
Released on 1st of February 2103.
Directed by Tommy Wirkola.
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters is a fantasy action flick.
The professional hunter sibling duo Hansel and Gretel encounter with witches which are more evil that the witches they ever had an encounter with.
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones:
- Released on 21st of august 2013.
- Directed by Herald Zwart.
- The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones is an action thriller.
- A teenage girl comes to know that she is actually a Shadow hunter, who was a half angel warrior responsible to fight against the demons. This facts of hers makes her fall into a lifetime adventure.
So these were the movies which made it to our List of 2013 action films. We hope you enjoyed them!