A movies genre that has become very popular and does very well at the box office is action films. Every year this genre in Hollywood is becoming more and more popular at the box office raking in billions of dollars in revenue. 2019 was no different; a number of Hollywood action films did very well in the global market. Action films have many sub- genres depending on the story and the type of film that the makers want to produce. The following are some of the top action films of 2019 based on different sub-genres of action films:
Best Action Films 2019
One of the best films that grossed over a billion dollars at the box office is Black Panther. This film centers on the fictional nation of Wakanda and the struggle of its rulers to protect the isolationist policy of a beautiful nation. This film had an all-black cast and made history as one of the first films with African American cast to earn so much profit at the box office. This film ran in movie theatres as well as screens set up by using inflatable cinema hire.
Beirut is an espionage thriller action film that became successful in 2018. This film is set in the backdrop of the Lebanese Civil War in 1982 and Hollywood stars like Rosamund Pike and Jon Hamm are in lead roles. Beirut was watched all over the world by using inflatable cinema hire. This film is a spy action thriller and premiered at the famous Sundance Film Festival in 2018.
Avengers: Infinity War
Avengers: Infinity War was the superhero action film that everyone was waiting for and it did not disappoint the fans in 2018. The film has an ensemble cast of some of the top Hollywood stars and the film is a joy to watch. This action adventure film is about Avengers and Guardians of Galaxy superheroes coming together to stop Thanos from getting powerful infinity stones and has become one of the top-grossing films of all time.
This animated action superhero film is a top choice for people looking for family entertainers that all age groups can enjoy. The film is about the Parr family or the Incredibles and their adventure of fighting against foes who want to turn the population against superheroes. The Incredibles first film was a massive success and the sequel did not disappoint.
Another superhero action film from the DC Comics universe is Aquaman. The extremely cool Jason Momoa played Aquaman in the live-action film based on the comic and the story revolves around underwater kingdoms and stopping a fight between the underwater kingdoms and the surface world. The special effects and costumes in this film were spectacular.
Deadpool is a Marvel comic character and Deadpool 2 has been a successful action hero film in 2018. This film starring Ryan Reynolds and Josh Brolin, has a good story and a great star cast. Deadpool 2 is about Deadpool starting an X-Force to protect mutants from Cable who is the time traveling villain in the movie.
Solo: A Star Wars Story
The Star Wars franchise has been one of the most successful movie franchises of all time and has a cult following. One of the main characters of the franchise is Han Solo. This film revolves around the early adventures of Han Solo and Chewbacca and deals with the criminal underworld of Star Wars universe.
Mission Impossible – Fallout
One of the best action movie spy thriller franchises of all time is the Mission: Impossible movies. Mission: Impossible Fallout is a continuation of this franchise and follows Ethan Hunt and other spies set out to track down missing plutonium before catastrophe strikes. This critically acclaimed action film is regarded as not just one of the best films of 2019 but one of the best action films of all time.
Some notable mentions when it comes to action films include Venom, Upgrade, Hunter Killer, Tomb Raider, Spider-Man, and Ant-Man and the Wasp. Action film gross billions of dollars at the box office because these films have a storyline, a quest and generally have great visual effects and graphics. In 2018, the above-mentioned films did very well and were considered the best action films of the year.