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List of the best 2005 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 2005, 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.

This is a list that includes movies like Batman Begins and Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. This isn't necessarily a list of all action movies from 2005, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.

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Batman Begins Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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Sin City Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke

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V for Vendetta Natalie Portman, John Hurt, Hugo Weaving

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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan

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King Kong Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody

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The Great Raid James Franco, Sam Worthington, Connie Nielsen

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Red Eye Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox

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Into the Blue Jessica Alba, Paul Walker, Josh Brolin

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Lord of War Nicolas Cage, Jared Leto, Ethan Hawke

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Mr. & Mrs. Smith Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Morrison

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The Legend of Zorro Catherine Zeta-Jones, Antonio Banderas, Michael Emerson

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The Island Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Steve Buscemi

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Kingdom of Heaven Eva Green, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton

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Fantastic Four Jessica Alba, Kerry Washington, Maria Menounos

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Get Rich or Die Tryin' 50 Cent, Viola Davis, Terrence Howard

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Four Brothers Sofía Vergara, Mark Wahlberg, Taraji P. Henson

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Zathura Kristen Stewart, Josh Hutchersonm, Tim Robbins

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Seven Swords Donnie Yen, Kim So-yeon, Lau Kar-leung

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Assault on Precinct 13 Maria Bello, Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne

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BloodRayne Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Kingsley, Meat Loaf

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The Pacifier Whoopi Goldberg, Vin Diesel, Lauren Graham

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The Fog Maggie Grace, Selma Blair, Tom Welling

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The Cave Lena Headey, Piper Perabo, Morris Chestnut

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Herbie: Fully Loaded Lindsay Lohan, Anna Faris, Michael Keaton

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Transporter 2 Jason Statham, AnnaLynne McCord, Amber Valletta

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Hostage Bruce Willis, Rumer Willis, Ben Foster

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War of the Worlds Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum

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The Protector Nathan Jones, Tatchakorn Yeerum, Jon Foo

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The Batman vs. Dracula Peter Stormare, Kevin Michael Richardson, Tara Strong

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Land of the Dead Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker

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Unleashed Morgan Freeman, Bob Hoskins, Jet Li

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Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Maaya Sakamoto, Kenichi Suzumura, Toshiyuki Morikawa

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Man of the House Tommy Lee Jones, Christina Milian, Paget Brewster

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Doom Dwayne Johnson, Rosamund Pike, Karl Urban

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Dishdogz Haylie Duff, Luke Perry, Ryan Sheckler

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Alone in the Dark Tara Reid, Christian Slater, Anthony Anderson

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Domino Keira Knightley, Lucy Liu, Mickey Rourke

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A Bittersweet Life Shin Min-a, Lee Byung-hun, Oh Dal-su

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Aaru Trisha, Kalabhavan Mani, Vadivelu

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Initial D Jay Chou, Edison Chen, Anthony Wong

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In the Mix Emmanuelle Chriqui, Usher, K. D. Aubert

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Æon Flux Charlize Theron, Frances McDormand, Jonny Lee Miller

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Sahara Penélope Cruz, Matthew McConaughey, William H. Macy

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Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous Sandra Bullock, Dolly Parton, William Shatner

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Elektra Jennifer Garner, Jason Isaacs, Terence Stamp

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The Dukes of Hazzard Jessica Simpson, Willie Nelson, Burt Reynolds

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XXX: State of the Union Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe, Ice Cube

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Man-Thing Rachael Taylor, Alex O'Loughlin, Imogen Bailey