As we all know Hollywood is famous for their action packed flicks which no one can miss, There are many releases in 2016 as of now. So here we present our pick for the Top 5 Action Movies of 2016 as of now. Check it out.
Initial release: June 10,2016
Director: Duncan Jones
Box office: 160 million USD
Cast: Ben Foster, Ben Schnetzer, Clancy Brown, Daniel Wu, Dominic Cooper, Paula Patton
The prosperous Domain of Azeroth stands on the verge of war as the civilization here is facing a fearsome race of invaders.
warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. A portal opens to connect the two worlds,where one army is facing destruction and other is on the brink of extinction. Two heroes are set on a collision course from both side that will decide the destiny of their family,their people and their home. A spectacular saga of power and sacrifices begins.
It is very hard to follow this movie as a loads of thing happens altogether, and this the prime reason why it didn’t get best of remarks from critics, even the collection of movie indicates the same. Watch it if you are an hardcore action fan.
4) Batman VS Superman
Initial release: March 25,2016
Director: Zack Snyder
Box office: 872.7 million USD
cast: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavil, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg, Ammy Adams
Batman begins to fear the actions of god-like Superman while his actions are undoubtedly heroic,but Batman thinks that Superman will assume himself as a god. so, the action starts in the city and these two icons of the superhero universe battle it out. The rival of Superman Lex Luthor creates a monster Doomsday to destroy the city. How both superheroes will come together and will stop Luthor and Doomsday is the movie to watch.
Honestly speaking this one is not that classy movie that everyone expected it to be, and got very bad reviews from critics worldwide. But the I want to tell you guys is that it isn’t as bad film as everyone made it, and really deserves at least one watch.
3) Independence Day: Resurgence
Initial release: June 22, 2016
Director: Roland Emmerich
Box office: 381.1 million USD
Cast: Jeff Goldblum, Liam Hemsworth, Bill Pulman, Maika Monroe, Jessie Usher
There has been peace and prosperity on earth for the past 20 years after since aliens last attempted to invade our planet to destroy mankind. Everyone has now adopted the alien inspired technology to beef up their defense in space and on earth .
However, a group of experts soon discover that another alien attack on a bigger scale is on its way.How will humans fight back once again?
The special effect used in the movie is spectacular, but there are so many silly one-liners. overall this film is not as good as its prequel but is definitely a one time watch.
2) Star Trek Beyond
Initial Release: July 21, 2016
Director: Justin Lin
Box Office: 231.1 Million USD
Cast: Zachary Quinto, Chris Pine, Kari Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, Idris Elba,John Cho
A new installment of Star Trek series, the movie starts with federation meeting a new era of peace and prosperity. It has created a new Starbase, the Yorktown. Life of the enterprise have gone through a change, but a major disruption awaits them when they are sent on a dangerous mission. And now they have to fight a ruthless alien who is destroying the federation.
The movie is full of non-stop action, and breathtaking space scenes. It got very decent reviews especially in India.
1) suicide Squad
Release: August 4, 2016
Director: David Ayer
Box office: 572.7 million USD
cast: Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Viola Davis, Will Smith
It feels good to be bad… A team of world’s most dangerous, super-vilains is formed, provide them with the most powerful arsenal. They are sent on mission to defeat an enigmatic, unconquerable entity. However at the end they realize that they were not chosen to succeed but for their patent culpability, when the squad certainly fail, will they resolve to die trying, or decide it is every man for himself?
The performance of Will Smith and Margot Robbie was appreciated in the film, it got mixed reviews from critics but i personally found it a very well attempted and entertaining movie in terms of Acting, Comic Storyline, and Ester Eggs…will talk about them later in a specific post.
so, this was the list of top action movies of Hollywood 2016(till now), there are more to come like Masterminds, Dr. Strange, Assins Creed.
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