An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account.
Whether it's cracking nazi code in world war two or going undercover to bring down a criminal syndicate, who can say they weren't thrilled in 2014! Our personal recommendation would be the exceptional The Raid 2.
Mixing action-packed superhero flicks with more traditional action-thrillers, 2014 offers the discerning action fan a buffet of options. Make sure to check out the now red-hot 'Chris Pratt' in his breakthrough role as Starlord in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.
From Freudian Australian gem 'The Babadook' to good old fashioned Hollywood blockbuster 'Captain America', this collection contains all the greatest thrillers from the newly passed year. Word to the wise: some films may be listed as 2015 due to differing release dates.
Apparently the young men of Hollywood are no longer auditioning for action star roles, and the burden falls upon the same chaps who flexed their biceps in the 80s schlockfests of yesteryear. Hey, we're not complaining. We like Cruise, Willis, & the rest. But aren't they getting tired?
A man with a very particular set of skills, and a host of great starring roles, including the 'Taken' trilogy, 'A Walk Among the Tombstones', and his lesser known part in 'Rob Roy' (although of course we'll always remember him best as Qui-Gon)!
Best avoided by skittish pilots, this collection features all the best modern hijacking thrillers. From intense drama 'Captain Phillips' to no-holds-barred action flick 'Non-Stop', these movies are guaranteed to leave you hanging on the edge of your seat (and canceling your cruise around the Mediterranean as well)!