Action The Best Action Movies of 1991  

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List of the best 1991 action movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. These movies give you car crashes, explosions, gun fights and everything else you could hope for in a good action flick. These are all the action movies that defined the year 1991, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different movies, including Terminator 2: Judgment Day and Point Break. This isn't necessarily a list of all action movies from 1991, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton

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Point Break Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Patrick Swayze

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Backdraft Robert De Niro, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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The Last Boy Scout Halle Berry, Bruce Willis, Dick Butkus

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City Slickers Jake Gyllenhaal, Billy Crystal, Danielle Harris

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New Jack City Chris Rock, Ice-T, Judd Nelson

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Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Morgan Freeman, Sean Connery, Kevin Costner

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The Rocketeer Jennifer Connelly, Timothy Dalton, Alan Arkin

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Lionheart Jean-Claude Van Damme, Ashley Johnson, Deborah Rennard

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze Kevin Nash, Frank Welker, David Warner

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Hot Shots! Charlie Sheen, Kristy Swanson, Valeria Golino

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Double Impact Jean-Claude Van Damme, Cory Everson, Julie Strain

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Toy Soldiers Sean Astin, Louis Gossett, Jr.

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Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man Mickey Rourke, Kelly Hu, Tia Carrere

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Showdown in Little Tokyo Tia Carrere, Brandon Lee, Dolph Lundren

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Stone Cold Brian Bosworth, Lance Henriksen, Renee O'Connor

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Out for Justice Steven Seagal, Julianna Margulies, Gina Gershon

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The Hard Way Christina Ricci, LL Cool J, Michael J. Fox

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Highlander II: The Quickening Sean Connery, Virginia Madsen, Michael Ironside

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Ricochet Denzel Washington, Ice-T, John Lithgow

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F/X2 Brian Dennehy, Rachel Ticotin, Bryan Brown Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Rush Jennifer Jason Leigh, Sam Elliott, Gregg Allman

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One Good Cop Michael Keaton, Rene Russo, Benjamin Bratt

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It's a Wonderful Leaf Jim Cummings, Dana Hill, Tino Insana

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Swordsman II Jet Li, Michelle Reis, Chin Ka-lok

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Thalapathi Rajinikanth, Mammootty, Amrish Puri

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Inspector Balram Mammootty, Kiran Kumar, Urvashi

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Prayer of the Rollerboys Patricia Arquette, Corey Haim, Julius Harris

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Bingo Cindy Williams, Chelan Simmons, Glenn Shadix

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Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky Philip Kwok, Yukari Oshima, Louis Fan

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Fast Getaway Corey Haim, Cynthia Rothrock, Marcia Strassman

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Khoon Ka Karz Rajinikanth, Sanjay Dutt, Shakti Kapoor

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Armour of God II: Operation Condor Jackie Chan, Aldo Sambrell, Ken Lo

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Billy Bathgate Nicole Kidman, Bruce Willis, Dustin Hoffman

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Mobsters Patrick Dempsey, Christian Slater, Michael Gambon

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Hudson Hawk Bruce Willis, Andie MacDowell, James Coburn

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Delta Force 3: The Killing Game Nick Cassavetes, Eric Douglas, Mark Ivanir

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Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. Bill Weeden, Brick Bronsky, Rick Gianasi

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Flight of the Intruder Willem Dafoe, David Schwimmer, Danny Glover

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V.I. Warshawski Kathleen Turner, Charles Durning, Wayne Knight

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Cool as Ice Naomi Campbell, Vanilla Ice, Kathryn Morris

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Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time Kari W├╝hrer, James Avery, Marc Singer

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A Rage in Harlem Forest Whitaker, Danny Glover, Robin Givens

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Prahaar: The Final Attack Madhuri Dixit, Nana Patekar, Dimple Kapadia

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The Guyver Mark Hamill, Vivian Wu, Jimmie Walker

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Farishtay Rajinikanth, Sridevi, Dharmendra

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Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis David Caruso, Stacy Keach, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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The Lost Platoon Michael Wayne, Stephen Quadros, David Parry

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Captain Prabhakaran R. Sarathkumar, Ramya Krishnan, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi

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Trancers II Helen Hunt, Barbara Crampton, Martine Beswick