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    The Definitive Ranking Of The Best '90s Action Movies

    The greatest decade for action. PERIOD!

    33. Rush Hour (1998)

    New Line Cinema

    A buddy cop film at its finest. Along with some pretty amazing fight sequences.

    32. Clear and Present Danger (1994)

    Paramount Pictures

    Don't fuck with Harrison Ford. That is all.

    31. Demolition Man (1993)

    Warner Brothers

    Snipes and Stallone. The '90s in a nutshell.

    30. Under Siege (1992)

    Columbia Pictures

    Watch Steven Seagal at the peak of this career.

    29. Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)

    Warner Brothers

    It's rare for a movie franchise to still be awesome by its fourth instalment. But Lethal Weapon 4 proves the haters wrong.

    28. Mission Impossible 2 (1999)

    Paramount pictures

    Slow motion action sequences with doves flying around. Action at its best.

    27. Ronin (1998)


    De Niro being an absolute badass.

    26. Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995)

    20th Century Fox

    Willis and Jackson! A combination that works oh so well!

    25. Executive Decision (1996)

    Warner Brothers

    One of the most underrated action movies in history. Plus it has Kurt Russell, Halle Berry and Steven "motherfucking" Seagal!

    24. Blade (1998)

    New Line Cinema

    Watch a kick-ass film with awesome vampires before they got dumbed down by the Twilight saga.

    23. Three Kings (1999)

    Village Roadshow

    Peak David O. Russell.

    22. Cliffhanger (1993)

    TriStar Pictures

    Stallone in short shorts. What's not to love?!

    21. Goldeneye (1995)


    The best Bond ever... soz. Plus, it gave us the best video game ever!

    20. Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

    Warner Brothers

    See Mel Gibson like you've never seen him before... sporting a mullet.

    19. Face Off (1997)

    Paramount Pictures

    "Sommmeeeewheeerrreeeeee overrrrr the rainbowwwww."

    18. Bad Boys (1995)

    Columbia Pictures

    Witness Will Smith's pre-Jaden career. It was pretty awesome.

    17. Starship Troopers (1997)

    TriStar Pictures


    16. The Fifth Element (1997)

    Columbia Pictures

    That one movie shown every single Friday night on television.

    15. Desperado (1995)

    Columbia Pictures

    A guitar with a gun in it!

    14. Last Action Hero (1993)

    Columbia Pictures

    Arnie pretty much playing a parody of himself. Shut up and take our money!

    13. Air Force One (1997)

    Columbia Pictures


    12. The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

    New Line Cinema

    Geena Davis kicking ass.

    11. Total Recall (1990)

    TriStar Pictures

    Remember the remake of this? No? Good! Because there's only one Total Recall!

    10. Mission: Impossible (1996)

    Paramount Pictures

    The birth of one of the best action movie franchises in history.

    9. Die Hard 2 (1990)

    20th Century Fox

    "Yippie kay yay, motherfucker."

    8. Con Air (1997)

    Touchstone Pictures

    This film gave us the best original song for a film ever!

    7. Independence Day (1996)

    20th Century Fox

    Yes, you can argue that this is a sci-fi movie, but this movie IS the '90s!

    6. Point Break (1991)

    20th Century Fox

    Peak cool Keanu.

    5. True Lies (1994)

    20th Century Fox

    A perfect '90s action film with Arnie doing comedy. YAAASSSSS!

    4. Speed (1994)

    20th Century Fox

    Let's just forget there's a sequel to this perfect action film.

    3. The Rock (1996)

    Hollywood Pictures

    Michael Bay + Nicolas Cage + Sean Connery = Best action movie ever.

    2. The Matrix (1999)

    Village Roadshow

    The film that redefined the action genre... and gave birth to a thousand parodies.

    1. Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

    Lightstorm Entertainment

    One of the few sequels better than the original.

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