Best Upcoming Action Movies of 2014: The new year 2014 has just begun. For movie fans, it’s all about what movies are being released in 2014. If you’re a movie fan, you’ve stumbled upon the best place for movies, because I have an exclusive list of top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014.
The other day I published the exclusive list of 25 most awaited top upcoming movies of 2014. Today, I give the specific list of top action movies which will be featured in 2014. There are the top action movies that are most popular in the news over the internet.
These are the action movies which are most searched over IMDb. These are also the top action movies which have been voted as the most awaited action movies. Have a look at the list of top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014 and let me know what do you think.
If you have your own list of favorite best action movies of 2014 that you’re looking forward to, let me know, and I’ll add that to the list. Cheers!
10 Best Upcoming Action Movies of 2014
Here is the exclusive collection of top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014 that action movies’ lovers would love to watch in 2014.
1. Guardians of the Galaxy 
Marvel’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is probably the biggest upcoming action movie releasing in 2014. It is expected to be an all-out actioner because it’s full of action-packed characters and the plot synopsis suggest some kick-ass action in the movie. So, our number one upcoming action movie is GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY.
Check below for movie details about GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY:
Marvel’s GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is one of the top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014.
Directed By: James Gunn
Written By: James Gunn, Nicole Perlman
Top Billed Cast: Vin Diesel, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper
Genre: Action | Adventure | Superhero
Release Date: 1 August 2014
2. X-Men: Days of Future Past 
The next instalment in X-MEN movies is X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST that is also one of the most awaited upcoming action movies of 2014. It combines the characters of X-MEN: FIRST CLASS, THE WOLVERINE and the other X-Men movies. The trailer suggests that the movie is surely going to be one heck of an actioner. We’re gonna have to wait and see for that.
Check below for movie details about X-Men: Days of Future Past:
For a teaser poster, X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST has done an amazing job. One of the best movie posters of 2013 indeed.
Directed By: Bryan Singer
Written By: Simon Kinberg, Matthew Vaughn
Top Billed Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender
Genre: Action | Sci-Fi
Release Date: 23 May 2014
3. Transformers: Age of Extinction 
What movie offers more action than the TRANSFORMERS movies? Neh. The next instalment TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION, is going to be brimmed with action and adventure as more Autobots and Decepticons will be introduced, that means another action extravaganza of Transformers action.
Mark Wahlberg’s inclusion in the lead cast is also one of the reason why this movie is being most awaited. Check the details below!
TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION is one of the top 10 upcoming action movies of 2014.
Directed By: Michael Bay
Written By: Ehren Kruger
Top Billed Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor
Genre: Action | Sci-Fi | Adventure
Release Date: 27 June 2014
4. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 
SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR, the next instalment to the dark actioner SIN CITY , will be released in 2014 after a hiatus of almost 9 years. Its predecessor was a blockbuster, it’ll be interesting to see SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR creating the same dark action-packed magic that SIN CITY did.
For a SIN CITY movie fan, I’m most anxiously looking forward to SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR . Check details below!
SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR is one of the most awaited action movies of 2014
Directed By: Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez
Written By: Frank Miller
Top Billed Cast: Jessica Alba, Mickey Rourke, Rosario Dawson
Genre: Action | Fantasy
Release Date: 22 August 2014
5. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 
Oh boy! What a great action movie THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 is going to be. There are three villains and an incredible plot synopsis and trailer that exhibits one thing and one thing only: blistering action! THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 will feature The Rhino, Electro and Green Goblin.
It is surely going to be another fine action movie. Check for details and release date below!
The new AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Poster says: His greatest battle begins.
Directed By: Marc Webb
Written By: Alex Kurtzman , Roberto Orci
Top Billed Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx
Genre: Action | Superhero
Release Date: 2 May 2014
6. Fast & Furious 7 
There are three reasons that FAST & FURIOUS 7 is one of the top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2013. One, it’s a Fast & Furious movie. Two, it’ll feature Jason Statham – the action movie symbol. Three, and the biggest reason; it’ll be the last movie of Paul Walker – the leading star of Fast & Furious movies.
FAST & FURIOUS 7′s teaser in FAST & FURIOUS 6′s end was an indication that the movie is going to be jam-packed with action, adventure and cars.
FAST & FURIOUS 7 is the most anticipated and the most awaited upcoming movie of Paul Walker.
Directed By: James Wan
Written By: Chris Morgan, Gary Scott Thompson
Top Billed Cast: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson
Release Date: 11 July 2014
7. Edge of Tomorrow 
EDGE OF TOMORRWOW – the next sci-fi movie starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt is another most awaited upcoming action movie of 2014. The trailer for EDGE OF TOMORROW has been released and it’s a extravagant sci-fi actioner already. It’s based on the best-selling novel ALL YOU NEED IS KILL, that’s one big reason for it’s huge anticipation.
Check below for more information on release date.
Tom Cruise’s EDGE OF TOMORROW is another most awaited action movie of 2014
Directed By: Doug Liman
Written By: Hiroshi Sakurazaka (novel), Dante Harper
Top Billed Cast: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton
Genre: Action | Sci-Fi
Release Date: 6 June 2014
8. 300: Rise of an Empire 
If you loved 300 , then you should be excited about 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE . The sequel to the massively successful 300  may have different characters a most of the new cast but the essence of the movie seems the same. That is, action, action and action.
There’s action in abundance in the movie which quite vivid in the trailer. Check below for movie details:
Lena Headey in new furious poster of 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE.
Directed By: Noam Murro
Written By: Zack Snyder , Kurt Johnstad
Top Billed Cast: Sullivan Stapleton, Rodrigo Santoro, Eva Green
Genre: Action | Adventure | Fantasy
Release Date: 7 March 2014
9. The Expendables 3 
THE EXPENDABLES series is all about action. It has all the popular new & veteran action heroes of Hollywood. In every new EXPENDABLES movie, new action heroes are introduced. Similarly, THE EXPENDABLES 3 will feature more great action heroes, that is why it being anxiously awaited as one of the top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014.
It is rumored that there’s an all-female EXPENDABLE movie is being produced featuring the top female action femme fatales of Hollywood. If that happens, it’ll be exciting to see it. For now, check the movie details of THE EXPENDABLES 3 below!
THE EXPENDABLES 3 is one of the top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014
Directed By: Patrick Hughes
Written By: Katrin Benedikt (screenplay), Dave Callaham
Top Billed Cast: Jason Statham, Sylvester Stallone, Harrison Ford
Release Date: 15 August 2014
10. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I 
The girl on fire – Jennifer Lawrence – will once again set the world on fire with her igniting performance in THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY I . The Hunger Game movies have set new benchmarks for the sci-fi movie franchises. Disney is considering itself fortunate to have produced The Hunger Games movies.
The latest instalment, THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE  single handedly collected over $770 millions from worldwide box office. That suggest how popular this Jennifer Lawrence starrer series has become. That is why it is one of our top 10 best upcoming action movies of 2014.
Check below for movie details.
The Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence is the most expensive actor in Hollywood 2013.
Directed By: Francis Lawrence
Written By: Suzanne Collins (novel), Danny Strong
Top Billed Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Natalie Dormer, Liam Hemsworth
Genre: Action | Sci-Fi
Release Date: 21 November 2014
10 b. Godzilla 
Ah, I almost forgot this one. How could I forget the might GODZILLA in my list of top upcoming action movies 2014. Well, GODZILLA, if you’re familiar, is the household name that everyone knows because it is going to all over city in the upcoming GODZILLA .
The new trailer of GODZILLA  shows that the movie will feature a great deal of devastation, adventure and action. The inclusion of Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston and Aaron Taylor-Johnson has made GODZILLA one of the most awaited movies of 2014.
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