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.
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Directed by: Sam HargraveExtraction (a.k.a. Out of the Fire) is a 2020 American action thriller film directed by Sam Hargrave. A Bangladeshi businessman hires a mercenary (Chris Hemsworth) to rescue his kidnapped son.... more
Directed by: Michael Bay6 Underground is a 2019 American action film directed by Michael Bay. 6 billionaires (Ryan Reynolds, Mélanie Laurent, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Adria Arjona, Corey Hawkins, Ben Hardy) form a vigilante... more
Directed by: Gina Prince-BythewoodThe Old Guard is a 2020 American action film directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, based on the comic book of the same name by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernández.... more
Directed by: Nic MathieuSpectral 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.... more
Directed by: J. C. ChandorTriple Frontier is a 2019 American adventure crime-drama film directed by J. C. Chandor. Loyalties are tested when five friends reunite to take down a South American drug lord, unleashing a chain of... more
Directed by: Jonas ÅkerlundPolar is a 2019 action film directed by Jonas Åkerlund, based on the comics by Victor Santos. A master assassin (Mads Mikkelsen) comes out of retirement to contend with a group of young hit men.... more
Directed by: David AyerBright 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 LAPD... more
An ex-assassin tries to leave her dark past behind until a power-hungry gang targets her and her family, forcing her to summon her killer instincts.
Directed by: Cary FukunagaBeasts of No Nation is a 2015 American drama film directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga. Recruited by a malicious Commandant (Idris Elba), a child soldier (Abraham Attah) is trained to fight in a West... more
Directed by: Timo TjahjantoThe Night Comes for Us is a 2018 action thriller film directed by Timo Tjahjanto. A former triad enforcer (Joe Taslim) must protect a young girl while trying to escape his former gang, setting off a... more
Directed by: Tommy WirkolaWhat 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
Directed by: David MackenzieOutlaw King is a 2018 American-Scottish historical action drama directed by David Mackenzie. A David and Goliath story of how the 14th century Scottish "outlaw king" Robert the Bruce (Chris Pine)... more
Directed by: Susanne BierBird Box is a 2018 American post-apocalyptic film directed by Susanne Bier, based on the novel by Josh Malerman. A woman (Sandra Bullock) and a pair of children are blindfolded as they make their way... more
WheelmanFrank Grillo, Garret Dillahunt
Directed by: Jeremy RushWheelman 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 betrayed him.... more
Directed by: Vicky JewsonClose is a 2019 British-American action thriller film directed by Vicky Jewson. To protect an heiress (Sophie Nélisse) from highly trained kidnappers, a lone security expert (Noomi Rapace) must... more
Directed by: David M. RosenthalHow 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
The Do-OverAdam Sandler, David Spade
Directed by: Steven BrillThe 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 to... more
Directed by: Joe LynchPoint Blank is a 2019 action thriller directed by Joe Lynch and a remake of the 2010 film of the same name.... more
Mowgli: Legend of the JungleChristian Bale, Cate Blanchett
Directed by: Andy SerkisMowgli: Legend of the Jungle is a 2018 adventure fantasy film directed by Andy Serkis, based on the book by Rudyard Kipling. A human child (Rohan Chand) raised by wolves, must face off against a... more
Directed by: Fabrice Du WelzMessage from the King is a 2016 American revenge-action-thriller film directed by Fabrice Du Welz. A man (Chadwick Boseman) from South Africa travels to Los Angeles in order to avenge his younger... more
Directed by: Jeremy SaulnierHold the Dark is a 2018 American thriller film directed by Jeremy Saulnier, based on the novel by William Giraldi. After the deaths of three children suspected to be by wolves, writer Russell Core... more
Directed by: Jay KarasThe Main Event is a 2020 Mexican American action film directed by Jay Karas. An aspiring 11-year-old wrestler enters a competition to become the next WWE superstar after finding a magical wrestling... more
Directed by: Yuen Woo-pingCrouching 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
Directed by: Olivier MegatonThe Last Days of American Crime is a 2020 American crime thriller film directed by Olivier Megaton. In the near future, the U.S. attempts to broadcast a signal that will prevent anyone from breaking... more