My Movies: Action Thrillers

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1.
Ground Control (1998)
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A disgraced former air traffic controller is called back into service when the airport's traffic control system malfunctions. (93 mins.)
Director: Richard Howard
“ Damaged plane coming in, damaged air traffic controller directing traffic ” - Tamaram55
 
2.
2012: Ice Age (2011 Video)
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A volcanic eruption in Iceland sends a glacier towards North America, causing everything in it's path to freeze. A family man struggles to escape the onslaught of the coming ice age. (91 mins.)
Director: Travis Fort
 
3.
V for Vendetta (2005)
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In a future British tyranny, a shadowy freedom fighter, known only by the alias of "V", plots to overthrow it with the help of a young woman. (132 mins.)
Director: James McTeigue
“ Wow! ” - Tamaram55
 
4.
The Pact (2003)
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A teen Pact riding on top of trains breeds hell to pay 15 years later when one comes back from the dead. (94 mins.)
 
5.
The Avengers (2012)
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Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a team if they are to stop the mischievous Loki and his alien army from enslaving humanity. (143 mins.)
Director: Joss Whedon
 
6.
Memento (2000)
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A man creates a strange system to help him remember things; so he can hunt for the murderer of his wife without his short-term memory loss being an obstacle. (113 mins.)
 
7.
Ablaze (2001)
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An oil refinery blows up, causing a firestorm that threatens a hospital and everyone inside. (97 mins.)
Director: Jay Andrews
 
8.
Mega Shark vs. Crocosaurus (2010 Video)
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A megalodon battles with a crocosaurus causing massive destruction. The US Army has to try and destroy the havoc creating monsters. (88 mins.)
 
9.
Malibu Shark Attack (2009 TV Movie)
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When a tsunami floods Malibu, it brings with it a hunting pack of deep-water, prehistoric goblin sharks that go after the lifeguards in their half-submerged station on stilts and a team of construction workers stranded in a flooded house. (88 mins.)
Director: David Lister
 
10.
Lake Placid 2 (2007 TV Movie)
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In the sequel to the feature film, man-eating crocodiles return to the lake as two males and one aggressive female crocodile, which is protecting her nest, wreak havoc on the locals. (88 mins.)
Director: David Flores
 
11.
Super Shark (2011)
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An offshore drilling accident releases a giant primordial shark. When the shark flies and walks on land... (87 mins.)
Director: Fred Olen Ray
 
12.
Sharktopus (2010 TV Movie)
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A half-shark, half-octopus creature created for the military, creates a whole lot of terror in Mexico while a scientist who helped create it tries to capture/kill it. (89 mins.)
Director: Declan O'Brien
 
13.
Push (2009)
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Two young Americans with special abilities must race to find a girl in Hong Kong before a shadowy government organization called Division does. (111 mins.)
Director: Paul McGuigan
 
14.
A Man Escaped (1956)
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Captured French Resistance fighter Andre Devigny awaits a certain death sentence for espionage in a stark Nazi prison... (99 mins.)
Director: Robert Bresson
“ French resistance fighter imprisoned by Germans plans a way to escape before his appt. with the firing squad. I was a nervous wreck! ” - Tamaram55
 
15.
Disaster on the Coastliner (1979 TV Movie)
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A vengeful employee of a computer-controlled railway arranges a head-on collision of passenger trains. Can it be stopped? (97 mins.)
 
16.
Agent Red (2000)
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Captain Matt Hendricks and Dr. Linda Christian are locked in a submarine with Russian terrorists that threaten to launch a chemical virus on US territory. (95 mins.)
Director: Damian Lee
 
17.
Mindhunters (2004)
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Trainees in the FBI's psychological profiling program must put their training into practice when they discover a killer in their midst. (106 mins.)
Director: Renny Harlin
 
18.
Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004 TV Movie)
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Three tornadoes converge to wreak havoc on Chicago, disrupting the power grid and creating the worst super-storm in history: a category 6 twister. (175 mins.)
Director: Dick Lowry
“ tornadoes! ” - Tamaram55
 
19.
DNA (1997 Video)
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An evil scientist's DNA experiment on the bones of a mysterious jungle creature brings the carnivorous beast to life. (105 mins.)
Director: William Mesa
 
20.
Category 7: The End of the World (2005 TV Movie)
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A deadly category 7 storm wreaks havoc on the world. Meanwhile, kidnappers threaten to make matters even worse. (169 mins.)
Director: Dick Lowry
 
21.
500 MPH Storm (2013)
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When an energy experiment goes haywire, a rash of massive hurricanes rips across North America. A scientist must get his family to safety before the hurricanes merge, creating a "hypercane" with the power to wipe America off the map. (86 mins.)
Director: Daniel T. Lisko
 
22.
40 Days and Nights (2012)
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When a colossal tectonic shift causes the sea level to start rising, a microbiologist gathers the DNA of as many species as she can, while the military creates an "ark" in a desperate attempt to preserve life on Earth. (86 mins.)
Director: Peter Geiger
 
23.
Turbulent Skies (2010 TV Movie)
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A new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own is about to have its first flight... (82 mins.)
Director: Fred Olen Ray
 
24.
Killer Mountain (2011 TV Movie)
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A group of mountain climbers disappears while climbing the Himalayas in the 1950s. In the present, another group takes the same route and also disappears. A shady rich man hires a professional mountaineer and some scientists to find them. (85 mins.)
Director: Sheldon Wilson
 
25.
New Blood (2000)
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One morning, the cops find eight dead bodies, gunshot victims, near a farmhouse. They also find a wounded man who tells the story of what happened... (98 mins.)
Director: Michael Hurst
 
26.
Tracks of a Killer (1996 Video)
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A couple and their guests spend quality time at an isolated chalet. When one of the guests dies, the other becomes really upset... (99 mins.)
Director: Harvey Frost
 
27.
Ghost Rider (2007)
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Stunt motorcyclist Johnny Blaze gives up his soul to become a hellblazing vigilante, to fight against power hungry Blackheart, the son of the devil himself. (114 mins.)
 
28.
Solomon Kane (2009)
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A ruthless mercenary renounces violence after learning his soul is bound for hell. When a young girl is kidnapped and her family slain by a sorcerer's murderous cult, he is forced to fight and seek his redemption slaying evil. (104 mins.)
 
29.
Beneath Loch Ness (2001)
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The legendary Loch Ness Monster, terrorizes a lake in Scotland and Patrick Bergin comes out to kill it. (96 mins.)
Director: Chuck Comisky
 
30.
Romancing the Stone (1984)
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A romance writer sets off to Colombia to ransom her kidnapped sister, and soon finds herself in the middle of a dangerous adventure. (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Zemeckis
 
31.
Red Dawn (2012)
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A group of teenagers look to save their town from an invasion of North Korean soldiers. (93 mins.)
Director: Dan Bradley
 
32.
Titanic (1943)
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The story of the sinking of the British luxury liner Titanic in 1912. (85 mins.)
Director: Herbert Selpin
 
33.
Exploding Sun (2013 TV Movie)
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The world watches in awe as the Roebling Clipper is launched into space. Using state-of-the-art scalar... (174 mins.)
Director: Michael Robison
 
34.
Bermuda Tentacles (2014 TV Movie)
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When Air Force One goes down over the Bermuda Triangle, the Navy sends its best rescue team. But in saving the president, the team awakens a monster which threatens America's entire Eastern Seaboard and, ultimately, the world. (89 mins.)
Director: Nick Lyon
 
35.
Meltdown: Days of Destruction (2006 TV Movie)
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Despite scientist Nathan's warnings, his boss continues an experiment meant as publicity for his satellite firm: exploding an asteroid... (90 mins.)
Director: J.P. Howell
 
36.
Supernatural (2005 TV Series)
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Two brothers follow their father's footsteps as "hunters" fighting evil supernatural beings of many kinds including monsters, demons, and gods that roam the earth. (44 mins.)
 
37.
CAT. 8 (2013 Mini-Series)
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A research program abandoned by the best solar physicist when the Pentagon wanted to put it to military use has been resumed by his former deputy... (180 mins.)
Director: Kevin Fair
 
38.
Supervolcano (2005 TV Movie)
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A volcano in Yellowstone Park suddenly erupts. (120 mins.)
Director: Tony Mitchell
 
39.
Jurassic Park (1993)
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During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. (127 mins.)
 
40.
Dracula III: Legacy (2005 Video)
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In the near future, Uffizi and Luke travel to the remote reaches of war torn Romania to rescue Elizabeth and finish the vampire once and for all. Along the way, they encounter TV news journalist and a corps of rebels trying to fight the vampire uprising which plagues their country. (86 mins.)
Director: Patrick Lussier
 
41.
Christmas Icetastrophe (2014 TV Movie)
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A meteorite brings ice and freezing temperatures, which threatens to harm the residents of a small town at Christmas. (86 mins.)
 
42.
Jinn (2014)
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Shawn, an automotive designer, enjoys an idyllic life with his new wife Jasmine until it is interrupted by a cryptic message... (97 mins.)
 
43.
Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)
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A scientific expedition sets out for Borneo to seek a flower called the Blood Orchid, which could grant longer life. Meanwhile, they run afoul of snakes and each other. (97 mins.)
Director: Dwight Little
 
44.
Frankenstein's Army (2013)
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Toward the end of World War II, Russian soldiers pushing into eastern Germany stumble across a secret Nazi lab... (84 mins.)
 
45.
Asteroid vs Earth (2014 TV Movie)
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When a shower of massive meteors threatens an extinction level event on Earth, the world's greatest minds devise a dangerous plan that will take the planet off its axis in order to avoid the impact. (91 mins.)
 
46.
Dead Cold (1995 Video)
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When a carjacking leaves L.A. screenwriter Eric recovering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, wife Alicia nurses him back to health... (91 mins.)
Director: Kurt Anderson
 
47.
Raze (2013)
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Raze, a horror/action film, focuses on two abducted women & 50 other women who are forced to fight each other using their bare hands. (87 mins.)
Director: Josh C. Waller
 
48.
Noah (2014)
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A man is chosen by his world's creator to undertake a momentous mission before an apocalyptic flood cleanses the world. (138 mins.)
 
49.
San Andreas Quake (2015 Video)
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When a discredited L.A. Seismologist warns of an impending 12.7 earthquake, no one takes her seriously. Now on her own, she races desperately to get her family to safety before the earthquake breaks Los Angeles apart from the mainland. (84 mins.)