2014 movies The Best Action Movies of 2014  

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List Rules Only films in the action genre that were released (or wide released) in the United States in 2014.

Buckle up! It's time to blast through the explosive list of the best action movies from 2014. We've got superheroes and mutants and old men blowing stuff up. Want more? How about a Mockingjay, some Hobbits, and a guy named Jack Ryan? It seems every year brings bigger and more explosive action to theaters, but these 2014 action films really set the bar high.

Now it's your turn to lock and load and fire away on these movies. How will you vote on Transformers: Age of Extinction and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles? Do the X-Men or RoboCop get a thumbs up from you? How about the 2014 Marvel movies, Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America: The Winter Soldier?

Whichever your favorite action movie of 2014 was, we need your votes to find out which action-packed films were the greatest of 2014. So fire away with those thumbs and let us know which 2014 action movies were a hit and which ones bombed epically.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

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Edge of Tomorrow Doug Liman

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Fury David Ayer

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Francis Lawrence - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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John Wick Chad Stahelski, David Leitch

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The Equalizer Antoine Fuqua

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Lone Survivor Peter Berg

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Men in Black 3 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Action Movies of 2014
Dhiraj Jain added Men in Black 3 Barry Sonnenfeld

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Divergent Neil Burger

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Lucy Luc Besson

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Snowpiercer Bong Joon-ho

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Godzilla Gareth Edwards

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Transformers: Age Of Extinction Michael Bay - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Dracula Untold Gary Shore, Andy Cockrum

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The Expendables 3 Patrick Hughes - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Hercules Brett Ratner

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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Kenneth Branagh - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Action Movies of 2014
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Jonathan Liebesman

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RoboCop José Padilha

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The Raid 2 Gareth Evans

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Need for Speed Scott Waugh

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Pompeii Paul W. S. Anderson - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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I, Frankenstein Stuart Beattie - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial