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The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime 

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The Best Action Movies on Amazon Prime is a complete Amazon Prime streaming list for your perusal. All the best action films on Amazon Prime are listed in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Amazon Prime service. Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Amazon Prime instant so you can catch up on new hit movies and classic film hits right in your living room.

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Bone Tomahawk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Bone Tomahawk Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Matthew Fox

Released: 2015

Directed by: S. Craig Zahler

Bone Tomahawk is a 2015 American Western horror film directed by S. Craig Zahler. Four men set out in the Wild West to rescue a group of captives from cannibalistic cave dwellers.

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Death Wish is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Death Wish Bruce Willis, Vincent D'Onofrio, Elisabeth Shue

Directed by: Eli Roth

Death Wish is a 2018 American vigilante action film directed by Eli Roth, a remake of the 1974 film, based on the 1972 novel. A mild-mannered father (Bruce Willis) is transformed into a killing ...more
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The Man from Nowhere is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Won Bin, Kim Sae-ron, Young-chang Song

Released: 2010

Directed by: Lee Jung-beom

The Man from Nowhere is a 2010 South Korean action thriller film directed by Lee Jeong-beom. When a young girl (Kim Sae-ron) is kidnapped, a mysterious man (Won Bin) embarks on a bloody rampage ...more

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Acts of Violence is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Bruce Willis, Cole Hauser, Shawn Ashmore

Released: 2018

Directed by: Brett Donowho

Acts of Violence is a 2018 action film directed by Brett Donowho. When a family member is kidnapped by human traffickers, three ex-military brothers set out to save her, teaming up with a cop ...more
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Fist of Fury is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, Nora Miao

Released: 1972

Directed by: Lo Wei

Fist of Fury, also known as The Chinese Connection and The Iron Hand in the United States, is a 1972 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Lo Wei, starring Bruce Lee in his second major role ...more

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Logan Lucky is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Logan Lucky Adam Driver, Channing Tatum, Seth MacFarlane

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Logan Lucky is an upcoming 2017 American comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh from a screenplay by Rebecca Blunt. It features an ensemble cast consisting of Adam Driver, Channing Tatum, ...more
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The Forger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
The Forger John Travolta, Christopher Plummer, Abigail Spencer

Released: 2014

Directed by: Philip Martin

The Forger is a 2014 crime thriller film directed by Philip Martin and starring John Travolta. It started filming in October 2013. It will be released to theaters on April 24, 2015.
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Transit is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Transit Diora Baird, Jim Caviezel, Elisabeth Röhm

Released: 2012

Directed by: Antonio Negret

Transit is a 2012 American action-thriller film directed by Antonio Negret.
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The Lost City of Z is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller

Released: 2017

Directed by: James Gray

The Lost City of Z is a 2016 American biographical adventure drama film directed by James Gray, based on the 2009 book by David Grann. A true-life drama, centering on British explorer Col. ...more

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Payday is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Payday
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Iron Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle

Released: 2010

Directed by: Jon Favreau filmography

Iron Man 2 is a 2010 American superhero film directed by Jon Favreau, based on the Marvel Comics character. With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) ...more

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Mission: Impossible - Fa... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames

Released: 2018

Directed by: Christopher McQuarrie

Mission: Impossible - Fallout is a 2018 American action spy film directed by Christopher McQuarrie, and the sixth installment in the film series. When IMF Agent Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) tries to ...more

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7 Man Army is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Alexander Fu Sheng, David Chiang, Ti Lung

Released: 1976

Directed by: Chang Cheh

7 Man Army is a 1976 Hong Kong film by director Chang Cheh. The film stars Ti Lung, David Chiang, Alexander Fu, and Chen Kuan-Tai.
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The Kid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Dane DeHaan, Ethan Hawke, Chris Pratt

Released: 2019

Directed by: Vincent D'Onofrio

The Kid is a 2019 independent biographical western action drama film directed by Vincent D'Onofrio. The story of a young boy (Jake Schur) who reaches out to Billy the Kid (Dane DeHaan) to help ...more

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The Double is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Richard Gere, Stana Katic, Odette Annable

Released: 2011

Directed by: Michael Brandt

The Double is a 2011 action-drama film written by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas and directed by Michael Brandt.
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Mardaani is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Mardaani Rani Mukerji, Jisshu Sengupta, Avneet Kaur

Released: 2014

Directed by: Pradeep Sarkar

Mardaani is a 2014 crime drama action thriller film written by Gopi Puthran and directed by Pradeep Sarkar.
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Final Score is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Dave Bautista, Pierce Brosnan, Ray Stevenson

Released: 2018

Directed by: Scott Mann

Final Score is a 2018 action film directed by Scott Mann. Michael Knox (Dave Bautista) is an ex-soldier who must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd at a major sporting ...more
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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

Released: 2012

Directed by: Joss Whedon

Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a ...more

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The Spy Who Dumped Me is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon, Sam Heughan

Released: 2018

Directed by: Susanna Fogel

The Spy Who Dumped Me is a 2018 American action comedy film directed by Susanna Fogel. Best friends Audrey (Mila Kunis) and Morgan (Kate McKinnon) get involved in an undercover mission after ...more
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The Mountain II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
The Mountain II
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Cleanskin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Sean Bean, Charlotte Rampling, Michelle Ryan

Released: 2012

Directed by: Hadi Hajaig

Cleanskin is a 2012 British spy thriller film written and directed by Hadi Hajaig and starring Sean Bean, Abhin Galeya, Charlotte Rampling, James Fox, Tuppence Middleton, Shivani Ghai and ...more
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The Last Hit Man is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
The Last Hit Man Joe Mantegna, Romano Orzari, Elizabeth Whitmere

Released: 2008

Directed by: Christopher Warre Smets

The Last Hit Man is a 2008 crime fiction, thriller film written and directed by Christopher Warre Smets.
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The Next Three Days is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Olivia Wilde, Elizabeth Banks, Russell Crowe

Released: 2010

Directed by: Paul Haggis

The Next Three Days is a 2010 vigilante thriller film directed by Paul Haggis and starring Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks. It was released in the United States on November 19, 2010 and was ...more

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Tracers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Tracers Taylor Lautner, Marie Avgeropoulos, Rafi Gavron

Released: 2014

Directed by: Daniel Benmayor

Tracers is a 2014 action film written by Leslie Bohem, Matt Johnson, Kevin Lund and T.J. Scott and directed by Daniel Benmayor.
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Barbarella is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Action Movies On Amazon Prime
Jane Fonda, Anita Pallenberg, Ugo Tognazzi

Released: 1968

Directed by: Roger Vadim

Barbarella is a 1968 French-Italian science fiction film based on Jean-Claude Forest's French Barbarella comics. The film stars Jane Fonda in the title role and was directed by Roger Vadim, who ...more

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