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Best R-Rated Action Thriller Movies

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List of R-Rated action thrillers, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated action thrillers and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Action Thriller movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated action thrillers includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Action Thriller movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Action Thriller films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Action Thriller film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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Did you know that Clint Eastwood and Sylvester Stallone have both directed R Action Thrillers movies?

Best R-Rated Action Thriller Movies Films
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    Clint Eastwood, Don Siegel, Andrew Robinson

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    Denzel Washington, Viggo Mortensen, Gene Hackman

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    Robert De Niro, Sean Bean, Ron Jeremy

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    Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, David Caruso Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Glenn Close Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Graham McTavish

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    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Eliza Dushku, Jamie Lee Curtis

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    Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Patrick Swayze

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    Bruce Willis, John Leguizamo, Dennis Franz

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    John Travolta, Nicolas Cage, Gina Gershon

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    Clint Eastwood, Suzanne Somers, Hal Holbrook

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    Jon Voight, Rebecca De Mornay, Eric Roberts

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    Robert De Niro, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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    Angela Bassett, Brian Dennehy, Jerry Orbach

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    Ice-T, Gary Busey, Rutger Hauer

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    Elizabeth Hurley, Wesley Snipes, Tom Sizemore

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    Mel Gibson, Chris Rock, Joe Pesci

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    Harrison Ford, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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    Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Dwight Yoakam

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    Dany Verissimo, Cyril Raffaelli, David Belle

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    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Wilford Brimley

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    Sylvester Stallone, Omar Sharif, Kurtwood Smith

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    Clint Eastwood, George Kennedy, Vonetta McGee

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    Bridget Fonda, Jet Li, Tchéky Karyo

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    Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, Dustin Hoffman

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    Pierce Brosnan, Michael Caine, Ned Beatty

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    Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy

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    Sylvester Stallone, John Lithgow, Janine Turner

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    Bruce Willis, Richard Gere, Jack Black

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    Sylvester Stallone, Charles Napier, Richard Crenna

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    Jackie Chan, Nicholas Tse, Daniel Wu

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    Mel Gibson, Joe Pesci, Danny Glover

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    Ryan Phillippe, Laurence Fishburne, Gina Torres

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    Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman

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    Susan Ward, Isaiah Washington, Leila Arcieri

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    Kris Kristofferson, Gig Young, Warren Oates

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    Will Smith, Jack Black, Gene Hackman

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    Johnny Depp, Salma Hayek, Eva Mendes

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    Evangeline Lilly, Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Renner

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    Whoopi Goldberg, Sam Elliott, Cheech Marin Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Steven Seagal, Julianna Margulies, Gina Gershon

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    Sylvester Stallone, Julianne Moore, Antonio Banderas

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