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Top 100 Classic Action Movies

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RankTitleCastScore
1 . North by Northwest (1959)Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis score
2 . The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone, Claude Rains score
3 . Ben-Hur (1959)Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd score
4 . All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)Louis Wolheim, Lew Ayres, John Wray, Ben Alexander score
5 . The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa score
6 . The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett score
7 . The Black Swan (1942)Tyrone Power, Maureen O'Hara, Laird Cregar, Thomas Mitchell score
8 . Lawrence of Arabia (1962)Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins score
9 . Captain Blood (1935)Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone score
10 . Gunga Din (1939)Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Sam Jaffe score
11 . Batman (1966)Adam West, Burt Ward, Cesar Romero, Burgess Meredith score
12 . The Searchers (1956)John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond score
13 . Bullitt (1968)Steve McQueen, Robert Vaughn, Simon Oakland, Norman Fell score
14 . Spartacus (1960)Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton score
15 . The General (1926)Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender, Frank Hagney score
16 . Union Pacific (1939)Barbara Stanwyck, Joel McCrea, Akim Tamiroff, Robert Preston score
17 . The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)John Wayne, James Stewart, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin score
18 . Action in the North Atlantic (1943)Humphrey Bogart, Raymond Massey, Ruth Gordon, Sam Levene score
19 . The Public Enemy (1931)James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods, Joan Blondell score
20 . Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Herbert Mundin score
21 . Air Force (1943)John Ridgely, Gig Young, Arthur Kennedy, Charles Drake score
22 . Above and Beyond (1952)Robert Taylor, Eleanor Parker, James Whitmore, Larry Keating score
23 . And Then There Were None (1945)Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Louis Hayward, Roland Young score
24 . Wings (1927)Clara Bow, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Richard Arlen, Jobyna Ralston score
25 . Ivanhoe (1952)Robert Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders score
26 . Goldfinger (1964)Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, Harold Sakata, Bernard Lee score
27 . Beau Geste (1939)Gary Cooper, Ray Milland, Robert Preston, Brian Donlevy score
28 . The Great Race (1965)Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood, Peter Falk score
29 . Rio Bravo (1959)John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Angie Dickinson score
30 . The Mark of Zorro (1940)Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Basil Rathbone, Gale Sondergaard score
31 . Barbarella (1968)Jane Fonda, John Phillip Law, Marcel Marceau, David Hemmings score
32 . Battleground (1949)Van Johnson, John Hodiak, Ricardo Montalban, George Murphy score
33 . Titanic (1953)Clifton Webb, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Wagner, Audrey Dalton score
34 . Bend of the River (1952)James Stewart, Arthur Kennedy, Rock Hudson, Jay C. Flippen score
35 . The Time Machine (1960)Rod Taylor, Sebastian Cabot, Tom Helmore, Whit Bissell score
36 . Against All Flags (1952)Errol Flynn, Maureen O'Hara, Anthony Quinn, Mildred Natwick score
37 . Arabian Nights (1942)Sabu Dastagir, Jon Hall, Maria Montez, Billy Gilbert score
38 . Dr. No (1962)Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Joseph Wiseman, Jack Lord score
39 . Blood and Sand (1941)Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Rita Hayworth, Alla Nazimova score
40 . Only Angels Have Wings (1939)Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Richard Barthelmess, Rita Hayworth score
41 . From Russia with Love (1963)Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi, Lotte Lenya, Robert Shaw score
42 . Knights of the Round Table (1953)Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Mel Ferrer, Stanley Baker score
43 . Sergeant York (1941)Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Joan Leslie, George Tobias score
44 . Metropolis (1927)Brigitte Helm score
45 . The Prince and the Pauper (1937)Errol Flynn, Claude Rains, Henry Stephenson, Barton MacLane score
46 . In Old Chicago (1937)Tyrone Power, Alice Faye, Don Ameche, Alice Brady score
47 . Arabesque (1966)Gregory Peck, Sophia Loren, John Merivale, George Coulouris score
48 . The Lost Patrol (1934)Victor McLaglen, Boris Karloff, Wallace Ford, Reginald Denny score
49 . The Four Feathers (1939)Ralph Richardson, C. Aubrey Smith, June Duprez, Allan Jeayes score
50 . The Pride and the Passion (1957)Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, Sophia Loren, Theodore Bikel score
51 . Twelve O'Clock High (1949)Gregory Peck, Hugh Marlowe, Gary Merrill, Millard Mitchell score
52 . The Spanish Main (1945)Paul Henreid, Maureen O'Hara, Walter Slezak, Binnie Barnes score
53 . The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935)Gary Cooper, Franchot Tone, Richard Cromwell, C. Aubrey Smith score
54 . Crash Dive (1943)Tyrone Power, Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, James Gleason score
55 . Adventures of Don Juan (1948)Errol Flynn, Viveca Lindfors, Robert Douglas, Alan Hale Sr. score
56 . A Fistful of Dollars (1964)Clint Eastwood, Joseph Egger, Mario Brega, Aldo Sambrell score
57 . The War of the Worlds (1953)Gene Barry, Les Tremayne, Paul Frees, Henry Brandon score
58 . Red River (1948)John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru, Walter Brennan score
59 . A Yank in the RAF (1941)Tyrone Power, Betty Grable, Reginald Gardiner, Ralph Byrd score
60 . A Tale of Two Cities (1935)Ronald Colman, Elizabeth Allan, Edna May Oliver, Reginald Owen score
61 . Back to Bataan (1945)John Wayne, Anthony Quinn, Beulah Bondi, Philip Ahn score
62 . Battle of the Bulge (1965)Henry Fonda, Robert Shaw, Robert Ryan, Dana Andrews score
63 . The Glass Bottom Boat (1966)Doris Day, Rod Taylor, Arthur Godfrey, John McGiver score
64 . The Rare Breed (1966)James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, David Brian score
65 . The Dirty Dozen (1967)Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, John Cassavetes score
66 . Girl Shy (1924)Harold Lloyd, Jobyna Ralston score
67 . Heart of the Rio Grande (1942)Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Pierre Watkin, William Haade score
68 . The Eagle (1925)Rudolph Valentino, Vilma B├ínky, Louise Dresser, Carrie Clark Ward score
69 . China Seas (1935)Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Wallace Beery, Lewis Stone score
70 . Tarzan and His Mate (1934)Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton, Paul Cavanagh score
71 . The Man in the Iron Mask (1939)Louis Hayward, Joan Bennett, Warren William, Joseph Schildkraut score
72 . The Desperadoes (1943)Randolph Scott, Claire Trevor, Glenn Ford, Evelyn Keyes score
73 . Wee Willie Winkie (1937)Shirley Temple, Victor McLaglen, C. Aubrey Smith, June Lang score
74 . Speedy (1928)Harold Lloyd, Babe Ruth, Ernie Adams, Sam Lufkin score
75 . The Great Escape (1963)Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough, James Donald score
76 . Battle of Britain (1969)Harry Andrews, Michael Caine, Trevor Howard, Kenneth More score
77 . On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)George Lazenby, Diana Rigg, Telly Savalas, Bernard Lee score
78 . The Dawn Patrol (1938)Errol Flynn, Basil Rathbone, David Niven, Donald Crisp score
79 . You Only Live Twice (1967)Sean Connery, Mie Hama, Donald Pleasence, Bernard Lee score
80 . Jesse James (1939)Tyrone Power, Henry Fonda, Nancy Kelly, Randolph Scott score
81 . To Please a Lady (1950)Clark Gable, Barbara Stanwyck, Adolphe Menjou, Will Geer score
82 . Thunderball (1965)Sean Connery, Adolfo Celi, Bernard Lee, Desmond Llewelyn score
83 . The Pirate (1948)Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Walter Slezak, Gladys Cooper score
84 . Big Jim McLain (1952)John Wayne, Nancy Olson, James Arness, Alan Napier score
85 . The Sea Hawk (1940)Errol Flynn, Brenda Marshall, Claude Rains, Donald Crisp score
86 . Tarzan's New York Adventure (1942)Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Virginia Grey, Charles Bickford score
87 . The Sand Pebbles (1966)Steve McQueen, Candice Bergen, Richard Attenborough, Richard Crenna score
88 . Between Heaven and Hell (1956)Robert Wagner, Terry Moore, Broderick Crawford, Buddy Ebsen score
89 . The Professionals (1966)Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Robert Ryan, Woody Strode score
90 . Jet Pilot (1957)John Wayne, Janet Leigh, Jay C. Flippen, Paul Fix score
91 . Shalako (1968)Sean Connery, Brigitte Bardot, Stephen Boyd, Jack Hawkins score
92 . The Long Ships (1964)Richard Widmark, Sidney Poitier, Russ Tamblyn, Oscar Homolka score
93 . Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)Kirk Douglas, Angie Dickinson, James Donald, Luther Adler score
94 . Cowboy (1958)Glenn Ford, Jack Lemmon, Brian Donlevy, Dick York score
95 . Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)George Kennedy, James Whitmore, Monte Markham, Reni Santoni score
96 . Lord Jim (1965)Peter O'Toole, James Mason, Eli Wallach, Jack Hawkins score
97 . Dick Tracy's Dilemma (1947)Ralph Byrd, Jack Lambert, Ian Keith, Jimmy Conlin score
98 . Return to Treasure Island (1954)Robert Newton, Connie Gilchrist, Rod Taylor score
99 . Prince Valiant (1954)James Mason, Janet Leigh, Robert Wagner, Debra Paget score
100 . The Comancheros (1961)John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff score

This chart uses a weighted rating based on the average rating per film and the number of votes per film.