The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

We tell you which are the best action movies available in the Netflix catalog in 2021.

Netflix offers its subscribers an extensive catalog of movies and series of all genres. Given the current amount, in this piece we highlight those that, in our opinion, are the best action films available on the platform. Whether you are an adrenaline lover or just want to remember or discover some other classic, we encourage you to immerse yourself in each of them to spend a good dose of energy and popcorn.

Shooter: The Shooter (2007)

  • Director: Antoine Fuqua
  • Duration: 126 minutes

Mark Wahlberg He plays an elite ex-shooter who rejoins, persuaded by his colleagues, to stop a plot against the president. Deceived again, he will end up framed in the matter.

The mechanic (2011)

  • Director: Simon West
  • Duration: 98 minutes

Jason Statham in its splendor. After the death of his mentor, the lone hitman Arthur Bishop trains Steve McKenna, his son, to become a professional assassin.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

The Expendables 2 (2012)

  • Director: Simon West
  • Duration: 98 minutes

In this second installment that enjoys much more action, the mercenaries led by Stallone They meet again for a seemingly simple job but, after the brutal murder of one of them, revenge is their only goal.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Objective: The White House (2013)

  • Director: Antoine Fuqua
  • Duration: 120 minutes

Following an accident in which he only managed to save the life of President Asher (Aaron Eckhart), Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) decides to leave his position to work at the Treasury Department. But when a North Korean commando led by Kang (Rick Yune) attacks the White House and takes the President and his team hostage, Banning will be forced back into action.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Lucy (2014)

  • Director: Luc Besson
  • Duration: 89 minutes

When a young American in Taiwan – played by the actress Scarlett Johansson– Forcing her to transport drugs in her body, advanced narcotics are released within her and activate superhuman powers.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Fast & Furious 8 (2017)

  • Director: F. Gary Gray
  • Duration: 136 minutes

A cruel cyberterrorist obliges them to Judgment to turn against Letty and the rest of the team, jeopardizing everything they have built. But they won’t make it that easy for you.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Brawl in the cell block 99 (2017)

  • Director: S. Craig Zahler
  • Duration: 132 minutes

A business that goes wrong. A former boxer turned drug dealer who ends up in jail … Protecting his pregnant wife is going to require violent measures.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Triple Frontier (2019)

Five former US Special Forces officers (Ben Affleck, Charlie Hunnam, Oscar Isaac, Pedro Pascal y Garrett Hedlund) put their loyalty to the test by trying to steal a fortune from a drug dealer, with unexpected consequences.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Sentinel (2020)

  • Director: Julien Leclercq

Sent home from a traumatic combat mission, an elite French soldier played by the actress Olga kurylenko, use his deadly abilities to hunt down the man who assaulted his sister. A revenge story with many doses of action.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

Tyler Rake (2020)

  • Director: Sam Hargrave
  • Duration: 117 minutes

Thor (Chris Hemsworth) is in top form in this movie by Sam Hargrave, in which he uses visual spectacularity to tell how a mercenary must fulfill the mission of extracting a teenager who was kidnapped by the mafia. Your mission soon turns into a fight against the clock to survive.

The best action movies to watch on Netflix (2021)

References: Frames | Netflix