They're sarcastic, they get kidnapped and half these movies are about rescuing or protecting them; here are the 8 worst, and most annoying, kids in action movies. How often can a kid mess up an otherwise great movie (without actually being in the theatre)? Pretty often. If you walk out of or turn off a movie and one of the most memorable things is an annoying kid, then the annoying kids have won. Here are the top few characters that linger, unfortunately, in most action lovers' minds.