What do Harrison Ford, Kevin Costner, and Liam Neeson have in common? They've all made some of the best action movies set in Paris. The city has many different locales in which to set action sequences, not to mention some world-class landmarks. Filmmakers love showing the natural beauty of Paris -- and sometimes appearing to destroy parts of it in the process. Having films full of mayhem based in such a luxurious city makes for something that's a visual treat.
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