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The Best Action Movies of 1992

Updated January 2, 2020 331 votes 41 voters 2.0k views51 items

List of the best 1992 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 1992, 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.

List is made up of many different movies, including Army of Darkness and Batman Returns. This isn't necessarily a list of all action movies from 1992, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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  • Batman Returns1
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    Batman Returns

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken

    Released1992

    Directed byTim Burton

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  • Under Siege2
    13
    6

    Under Siege

    Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones

    Released1992

    Directed byAndrew Davis

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  • Army of Darkness3
    12
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    Army of Darkness

    Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell

    Released1992

    Directed bySam Raimi

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  • Patriot Games4
    11
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    Patriot Games

    Harrison Ford, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released1992

    Directed byPhillip Noyce

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  • Universal Soldier5
    10
    5

    Universal Soldier

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundren

    Released1992

    Directed byRoland Emmerich

  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer6
    7
    3

    Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Ben Affleck, Hilary Swank

    Released1992

    Directed byFran Rubel Kuzui

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  • Passenger 577
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    4

    Passenger 57

    Elizabeth Hurley, Wesley Snipes

    Released1992

    Directed byKevin Hooks

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  • El Mariachi8
    7
    4

    El Mariachi

    Carlos Gallardo, Juan García

    Released1992

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez

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  • Police Story 3: Super Cop9
    5
    3

    Police Story 3: Super Cop

    Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh

    Released1992

    Directed byStanley Tong

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  • Lethal Weapon 310
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    Lethal Weapon 3

    Mel Gibson, Joe Pesci

    Released1992

    Directed byRichard Donner

  • Romper Stomper11
    4
    1

    Romper Stomper

    Russell Crowe, Jacqueline McKenzie

    Released1992

    Directed byGeoffrey Wright

  • Sneakers12
    5
    3

    Sneakers

    Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd

    Released1992

    Directed byPhil Alden Robinson

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  • 3 Ninjas13
    5
    4

    3 Ninjas

    Clifton Powell, Patrick Labyorteaux

    Released1992

    Directed byJon Turteltaub

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  • Mo' Money14
    5
    3

    Mo' Money

    Stacey Dash, Bernie Mac

    Released1992

    Directed byPeter MacDonald

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  • Twin Dragons15
    3
    1

    Twin Dragons

    Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung

    Released1992

    Directed byTsui Hark, Ringo Lam

  • Sidekicks16
    4
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    Sidekicks

    Chuck Norris, Danica McKellar

    Released1992

    Directed byAaron Norris

  • Once Upon a Time in China II17
    3
    3

    Released1992

    Directed byTsui Hark

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  • Captain Ron18
    3
    3

    Captain Ron

    Kurt Russell, Roselyn Sánchez

    Released1992

    Directed byThom Eberhardt

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  • Juice19
    5
    5

    Juice

    Tupac Shakur, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released1992

    Directed byErnest R. Dickerson

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  • Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth20
    3
    3

    Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth

    Terry Farrell, Paula Marshall

    Released1992

    Directed byAnthony Hickox

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  • The Lawnmower Man21
    3
    4

    The Lawnmower Man

    Pierce Brosnan, Dean Norris

    Released1992

    Directed byBrett Leonard

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  • Cool World22
    2
    2

    Cool World

    Brad Pitt, Kim Basinger

    Released1992

    Directed byRalph Bakshi

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  • Alien 323
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    Alien 3

    Sigourney Weaver, Charles Dance

    Released1992

    Directed byDavid Fincher

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  • Hard Boiled24
    5
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    Hard Boiled

    Chow Yun-Fat, Tony Leung Chiu Wai

    Released1992

    Directed byJohn Woo

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  • The Last of the Mohicans25
    4
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    The Last of the Mohicans

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe

    Released1992

    Directed byMichael Mann

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