The best action movies set in Los Angeles have it all -- chases, explosions, and shoot-outs. They've got good guys fighting bad guys in one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. These action films showing Los Angeles are fascinatingly varied. Some are realistic modern-day stories, while others envision the city in the future. One thing is for sure, there are a lot of action movies that take place in Los Angeles. From Die Hard to Beverly Hills Cop, there is something for everyone and it is time to determine the best action film set in the city of angels.
Which of these action movies based in Los Angeles are the best? Vote up your favorites and vote down the ones you think aren't up to par. If there are any you'd like to add, feel free to do so, then check back to see how other voters ranked your choice.
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