The 1990s decade was special for many reasons, not only because it was the last decade of the 20th century, but also because it saw some of the most amazing developments happening in the world. 1990s action movies were the new age action films which combined technology with thrill to create magic on the silver screen. This decade has some of the greatest movies ever made and a large part of those movies genres are Action.
Here are the top 5 1990s Action movies to help you relive that golden era.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
As mentioned before, any list of action movies is incomplete without the Terminator. The second installment of the franchise was equally brilliant as its predecessor.
James Cameron and Arnold Schwarzenegger again created a brilliant movie, which aptly combined action and sci-fi. This futuristic movie paved way for many other movies which were made in the later years.
Léon: The Professional (1992)
This movie was released in 1992 and is considered the greatest action movie of the 90’s. Directed by Luc Besson and starring Natalie Portman and Jean Reno, this movie has a charm of its own.
The story of a young girl being transformed into a professional hitman is unconventional as well as thrilling. This movie will provide you with all the adrenaline rush and the entertainment you need.
Total Recall (1990)
This science-fiction movie directed by Paul Verhoeven is another remarkable movie made in the 90s. This movie is about a retailer who finds himself in strange circumstances. The movie stars, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and that in itself makes it a must watch.
This movie was the most expensive movie made in its time and can give you the chills even now. The movie is very creative and will keep you at the edge of your seat at all times.
Robert DiNero and Al Pacino in one film definitely spell extraordinarily amazing and if it is directed by Michael Mann one can be sure that the movie will be anything but disappointing.
The story of ‘Heat’ based on a real-life cop, and revolves around a thief who is impossible to catch. This crime-action is full of scenes which will not disappoint you or your need for the thrill.
The Rock (1996)
Two men are on their mission to save hostages from an island hijacked by a group of terrorists. This movie is as thrilling as it can get. The movie has scenes which will give you some serious chills yet they will excite you. It is a must watch for all action loves!
Action movies which released in the last decade of the 20th century are some of the best. They have substance and are incredibly amazing. These movies will never disappoint you and your need for action and thrill will get fulfilled to the max!