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The Best Scott Adkins Movies

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List of the best Scott Adkins movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Scott Adkins got his start acting on TV series like EastEnders and Mile High, but now he is a bonafide action star. Scott Adkins's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Scott Adkins movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Scott Adkins movies will be at the top of the list. Scott Adkins has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Scott Adkins movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Scott Adkins films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Scott Adkins role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Scott Adkins performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Items include everything from Ninja to Undisputed II: Last Man Standing.

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  • 1

    Undisputed III: Redemption

    Scott Adkins, Robert Costanzo


    Directed byIsaac Florentine

    Undisputed III: Redemption is the third installment to the 2002 action film Undisputed. The film stars Scott Adkins, Mykel Shannon Jenkins, Mark Ivanir and Hristo Shopov, and was directed by Isaac...  more
  • 2


    Daniella Alonso, Scott Adkins


    Directed byValeri Milev

    Re-Kill is 2012 American horror film starring Scott Adkins, Bruce Payne and Daniella Alonso, it was directed by Valeri Milev and written by Michael Hurst....  more
  • 3

    The Shepherd: Border Patrol

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins


    Directed byIsaac Florentine

    The Shepherd: Border Patrol is a 2008 American action film directed by Isaac Florentine, and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Stephen Lord, Natalie J. Robb, Gary McDonald, Scott Adkins and Jean-Claude...  more
  • 4

    Undisputed II: Last Man Standing

    Michael Jai White, Scott Adkins


    Directed byIsaac Florentine

    Undisputed II: Last Man Standing is a 2006 direct-to-video martial arts film and is the sequel to the 2002 boxing film Undisputed. The film stars Michael Jai White, Scott Adkins, Eli Danker and Ben...  more

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  • 5

    Black Mask 2: City of Masks

    Rob Van Dam, Traci Lords


    Directed byTsui Hark

    Black Mask 2: City of Masks is a 2002 Hong Kong action film directed by Tsui Hark. Andy On took over the role of Black Mask when original actor Jet Li opted not to return. The film also starred Tobin...  more

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  • 6

    Special Forces

    Scott Adkins, Tim Abell


    Directed byIsaac Florentine

    Special Forces is a 2003 action war film directed by Isaac Florentine....  more
  • 7

    Stag Night

    Vinessa Shaw, Scott Adkins


    Directed byPeter A. Dowling

    Stag Night is a 2008 American horror film, written and directed by Peter A. Dowling....  more
  • 8

    Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roy Jones Jr.


    Directed byJohn Hyams

    Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning is a 2012 American science fiction action film written, edited and directed by John Hyams, and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins and Dolph Lundgren. A...  more
  • 9

    The Expendables 2

    Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham


    Directed bySimon West

    The Expendables 2 is a 2012 American action film directed by Simon West, and the sequel to the 2010 film. After one of their own's life is taken, the mercenary group set out for revenge against rival...  more

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  • 10


    Scott Adkins, Tsuyoshi Ihara


    Directed byIsaac Florentine

    A westerner named Casey, studying Ninjutsu in Japan, is asked by the Sensei to return to New York to protect the legendary Yoroi Bitsu, an armored chest that contains the weapons of the last Koga...  more

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  • 11

    Assassination Games

    Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins


    Directed byErnie Barbarash

    Assassination Games is a 2011 American action film directed by Ernie Barbarash, and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Scott Adkins. The film was released in the United States on July 29, 2011....  more
  • 12

    El Gringo

    Christian Slater, Michael Jai White


    Directed byEduardo Rodriguez

    El Gringo is a 2012 action film written by Jonathan W. Stokes and directed by Eduardo Rodriguez....  more
  • 13

    The Tournament

    Ian Somerhalder, Kelly Hu


    Directed byScott Mann

    The Tournament is a 2009 British independent thriller film, marking the directorial debut of local filmmaker Scott Mann. The film was conceived by Jonathan Frank and Nick Rowntree while at the...  more
  • 14

    Pit Fighter

    Stana Katic, Scott Adkins


    Directed byJesse V. Johnson

    Pit Fighter is a 2005 action film directed by Jesse V. Johnson. The film stars Dominique Vandenberg, Steven Bauer and Stephen Graham and Scott Adkins....  more