List Of 2013 Action Films: Bish Bash Boom!

List Of 2013 Action Movies

2013 has certainly been an overdose of action!

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.

The Wolverine:

 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.

Pacific Rim:

 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.

Kick-Ass 2:

 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!

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