The Best Action Movies of 2013 Films
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The Best Action Movies of 2013

List of the best action movies of 2013, as ranked by movie fans and film critics. Sometimes you’re just in the mood to watch a film that’s filled with explosions, gun fire, and plenty of bad-ass fight scenes. When you’rein the mood to watch that sort of film, the best cure is an action movie. In 2013, there were plenty of amazing action-packed movies released for the public’s viewing pleasure. These films features the most iconic actions actors, well choreographed fight scenes, large explosions, and plots that kept viewers at the edge of their seats.

 

2013’s action films starred some of the world’s best action stars, including Bruce Willis, Sylvester Stallone, Tom Cruise, and Jason Statham, as well as newer action stars like Channing Tatum and Jennifer Lawrence. There were originals flicks like The Last Stand and Pacific Rim, as well as awesome sequels like Hunger Games Catching Fire and The Fast and the Furious 6.

 

What are the best action movies of 2013? Whether you’re interested in superheroes like Iron Man and Wolverine or action flicks that take place in the real world, there is sure to be a film or two on this list just for you. To vote on more films, check out Ranker's list of the best movies of 2013.

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  1. 1
    Up 70
    Down 14
    Alan Taylor More
    90
  2. 2
    Up 69
    Down 26
    J.J. Abrams More
    89
  3. 3
    Up 51
    Down 18

    Olympus Has Fallen

    80
  4. 4
    Up 49
    Down 21
    Zack Snyder More
    76
  5. 5
    Up 53
    Down 26
    Francis Lawrence More
    73
  6. 6
    Up 53
    Down 31
    Guillermo del Toro More
    72
  7. 7
    Up 44
    Down 24
    Justin Lin More
    69
  8. 8
    Up 40
    Down 26
    Jeff Wadlow More
    68
  9. 9
    Up 46
    Down 23
    Marc Forster More
    63
  10. 10
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    Down 26
    Shane Black More
    59
  11. 11
    Up 31
    Down 23

    Riddick

    57
  12. 12
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Jack the Giant Slayer

    Bryan Singer More
    56
  13. 13
    Up 52
    Down 23

    ranked low on reranks
    The Wolverine

    James Mangold More
    55
  14. 14
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    Down 20
    Michael Bay More
    54
  15. 15
    Up 37
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    Roland Emmerich More
    49
  16. 16
    Up 24
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    Kim Ji-woon More
    49
  17. 17
    Up 24
    Down 17

    Escape Plan

    Mikael Hafstrom More
    47
  18. 18
    Up 28
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    Neill Blomkamp More
    44
  19. 19
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    Carl Rinsch More
    44
  20. 20
    Up 31
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    Gavin Hood More
    43
  21. 21
    Up 24
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    Taylor Hackford More
    39
  22. 22
    Up 23
    Down 22
    Paul Feig More
    39
  23. 23
    Up 25
    Down 34
    Joseph Kosinski More
    38
  24. 24
    Up 15
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Machete Kills

    Robert Rodriguez More
    37
  25. 25
    Up 30
    Down 35
    John Moore More
    37
  26. 26
    Up 30
    Down 23
    Jon M. Chu More
    12
  27. 27
    Up 19
    Down 24
    Ruben Fleischer More
    5
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