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Here are the best Netflix original action movies currently streaming right now. Featuring action comedies, martial arts films, and sci-fi thrillers, this list of Netflix action originals is updated with new and popular movies. What is the best Netflix original action movie?

The latest and newest Netflix original action movies feature Hollywood's biggest stars, like Will Smith, Alexander Skarsgard, Donnie Yen, and Adam Sandler. Must-watch Netflix original action movies include Bright, Mute, Psychokinesis, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon II: Sword of Destiny.  

Vote up the best original action films on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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Bright is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Bright Will Smith, Joel Edgerton, Noomi Rapace Bright is a 2017 American urban fantasy action crime film directed by David Ayer. In an alternate present where humans and fantasy creatures have co-existed since the beginning of time, human ...more

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What Happened to Monday is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
What Happened to Monday Noomi Rapace, Willem Dafoe, Glenn Close What Happened to Monday is a 2017 dystopian science fiction thriller film directed by Tommy Wirkola. In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical ...more

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny Donnie Yen, Michelle Yeoh, Harry Shum Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny is a 2016 American-Chinese martial arts film directed by Yuen Woo-ping, based on the novel Iron Knight, Silver Vase by Wang Dulu. A story of lost ...more

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Psychokinesis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Psychokinesis Ryu Seung-ryong, Shim Eun-kyung, Park Jung-min Psychokinesis is a 2018 South Korean superhero film directed by Yeon Sang-ho. A man (Ryu Seung-ryong) inadvertently acquires superpowers and uses them to help his daughter and others, but runs ...more

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Spectral is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Spectral James Badge Dale, Max Martini, Emily Mortimer Spectral is a 2016 American military science fiction film directed by Nic Mathieu. The sci-fi thriller centers on a special-ops team that is dispatched to fight supernatural beings.

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Wheelman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Wheelman Frank Grillo, Garret Dillahunt, Shea Whigham Wheelman is a 2017 American action thriller film directed by Jeremy Rush. A getaway driver (Frank Grillo) for a bank robbery realizes he has been double crossed and races to find out who

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Game Over, Man! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Game Over, Man! Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, Blake Anderson Game Over, Man! is a 2018 Netflix action comedy film directed by Kyle Newacheck. Three friends (Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and Blake Anderson) are on the verge of getting their video game ...more

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The True Memoirs of an Interna... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
The True Memoirs of an International Assassin Kevin James, Zulay Henao, Andy García True Memoirs of an International Assassin is a 2016 American action comedy film directed by Jeff Wadlow. After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to ...more

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The Do-Over is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
The Do-Over Adam Sandler, David Spade, Paula Patton The Do-Over is a 2016 American action comedy film directed by Steven Brill. Charlie (David Spade) and Max (Adam Sandler), decide to fake their own deaths and start over with new identities, only ...more

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Mute is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Mute Alexander Skarsgård, Paul Rudd, Justin Theroux Mute is a 2018 British-German science fiction mystery film directed by Duncan Jones. A mute bartender (Alexander Skarsgård) goes up against his city's gangsters in an effort to find out ...more

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The Siege of Jadotville is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
The Siege of Jadotville Jamie Dornan, Mark Strong, Mikael Persbrandt The Siege of Jadotville is a 2016 historical drama war film directed by Richie Smyth, based on Declan Power's book. Irish Commandant Pat Quinlan (Jamie Dornan) leads a stand off with troops ...more

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ARQ is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
ARQ Robbie Amell, Rachael Taylor, Shaun Benson ARQ is a 2016 American-Canadian science fiction film directed by Tony Elliott. Trapped in a lab and stuck in a time loop, an engineer (Robbie Amell) attempts to save his former lover (Rachael ...more

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The Titan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
The Titan Sam Worthington, Taylor Schilling, Tom Wilkinson The Titan is a 2018 science fiction thriller film directed by Lennart Ruff. After Air Force pilot Rick Janssen (Sam Worthington) undergoes a military experiment that enhances humans, he begins ...more

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Beasts of No Nation is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Beasts of No Nation Idris Elba, Abraham Attah, Ama K. Abebrese Beasts of No Nation is a 2015 American war drama film directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga. Recruited by a malicious Commandant (Idris Elba), a child soldier (Abraham Attah) is trained to fight in the ...more

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How It Ends is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
How It Ends Theo James, Forest Whitaker, Kat Graham How It Ends is a 2018 American action thriller film directed by David M. Rosenthal. A desperate father (Theo James) tries to return home to his pregnant wife (Kat Graham) after a mysterious ...more

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Steel Rain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Action Movies
Steel Rain Jung Woo-sung, Kwak Do-won, Kim Kap-soo Steel Rain is a 2017 South Korean action thriller film directed by Yang Woo-suk, based on his 2011 webtoon. A former agent from the North Korean intelligence (Jung Woo-sung) and a senior member ...more