Action movies have always been a major part of the various movie genres available. With intriguing action scenes and stunts, it always leaves viewers wanting for more. There are many actors who have left a huge impact in the history of action movies, and it ‘s hard to narrow it down to just a few of the best. However here are our top 5 Hollywood action heroes of all time in no particular order:
Sylvester Stallone is known for his roles in various action movies especially Rocky and Rambo. He is a legendary figure in the field of action movies that we cannot fail to mention in this list. Sylvester Stallone has won many awards for his roles in action movies.
Some of his famous movies are Rocky, the Rambo series, The Expendables, Cobra, Cliffhanger, First Blood and Demolition Man
Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Austrian-American actor, is another action hero who rightly deserves a spot on the top 5 list. Arnold Schwarzenegger was a former professional bodybuilder who made his debut during the 1970s in the movie “Hercules in New York”. His real breakthrough movie in the field was in 1982 through the movie Conan the Barbarian.
Some of Arnold’s famous movies are the various Terminator series, Predator, Conan the Barbarian, Total Recall and True Lies
The American actor Bruce Willis is another action movie hero whom we have included in our top 5 list. Bruce Willis started off as an actor who had minor roles in various movies. One of his representative roles was as John McClane in the popular movie Die Hard.
Some of Bruce’s famous movies are Die Hard, 12 Monkeys, Sin City, Pulp Fiction and Looper.
We cannot leave out Jackie Chan when it comes to action movies. He has a lot of representative movies a lot of us grew up watching. His movies are always filled with stunts and scenes that awe viewers spicing up with comedy. The stunts always manage to leave chills up your spine. Starting out his career in the martial arts movie industry in Hong Kong, Jackie Chan made it all the way to Hollywood releasing numerous hit movies.
Some of Jackie Chan’s famous movies are Rush Hour, Shanghai Noon, New Police Story series, Who Am I and Drunken Master.
The last action movie star on our top 5 list is Chuck Norris. His name itself is a prominent one in the field of action movies. Starting off as an actor he moved on to producing movies and even screenwriting.
Some of Chuck’s famous movies are Way of the Dragon, The Delta Force, Code of Silence, Invasion USA, Firewalker and Missing in Action.
These legendary and talented action movie heroes mentioned above are the five whom we have chosen. Even though they have not had recent releases, they are still one of the best and will always be known in the genre of action movies.