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Action Film is a film production company.
Action Film is a film genre in which one or more heroes are thrust into a series of challenges that typically include physical feats, extended fight scenes, violence, and frantic chases. Action films tend to feature a resourceful character struggling against incredible odds, which include life-threatening situations, a villain, or a pursuit which generally concludes in victory for the hero.
- also known as Action movie, Action
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by George A. Katchmer
¡925: *Head Winds, an action film with House Peters.
by Richard B. Armstrong, Mary Willems Armstrong
However, as an upscale action film, Universal Soldier satisfied audiences and earned respectable reviews. Surprisingly, a sequel did not appear until ¡998 when the Showtime cable network aired Universal Soldier II: Brothers in Arms and ...
by Keith M. Booker
I6 ° ACTION FILM ACTION FILM. Though a great deal of action is common in American film as a whole, there is an identifiable genre of American film that depends primarily on spectacular action sequences to achieve its effects. Such films ...
by Bret Carroll
The cop action film became a dominant genre in the 1980s and 1990s as a result of this concern. In response to the growing opportunities for African Americans and the apparent loss of white dominance, the biracial buddy/cop film negated ...
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Action Film of the Year
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Eventually, in '84, we made a film for a little over a million dollars - with American actors that was shot in English - that was shown in Finland A little action film called Born American. (Renny Harlin)
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