Greatest Action Movie Chracters

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1James Bond (The James Bond Series)Royal Navy Commander James Bond is a fictional character created by British journalist and novelist Ian Fleming in 1953. He is the protagonist of the James Bond series of novels, films, comics and video games.

How is this not number one. I am actually a little shocked he is not automatically one just for being James Bond. Daniel Craig is definitely the best bond.

In recent years, James Bond has evolved a lot from where he once stood. Bond will always be at the top of my list. - argon8

2John Rambo (The Rambo Series)

This is my favorite action character because Stallone has done full justice to it regarding action.
Action couldn't have been better.
Also the unique style of Rambo, being tough, strong, meek and jerk all at the same time. Rambo is a true friend, soldier and a fighting machine.
He deserves the first position.

The first super cool hero in the action movie history

Bond or Rambo? Talk about tough decisions...

3Neo (The Matrix Series)

The first movie is still the greatest movie ever

4Will Turner (Pirates of the Caribbean)William "Will" Turner is a fictional character and main protagonist in the first three Pirates of the Caribbean films.

Will Turner is very strong and beautiful character that got me fascinated forever. He is loyal, brave, dashing and loving. I wish the things went more happy for him. Will Turner, you are the man of my dreams!

The reason, why I watched the first part - and the reason, why I'm a fan of the (first) "Pirates"-trilogy. Without Will Turner "Pirates" is not "Pirates"...

Amazing character very believably done by the actor (Orlando Bloom) - tem

I am having a hard time choosing between him and Johnny. Both are great performances in all three films! - Hans

5The Terminator (The Terminator Series)The Terminator is a fictional autonomous robot from the Terminator franchise portrayed by both Arnold Schwarzenegger and numerous actor stand-ins digitally overlayed with Schwarzenegger's likeness.
6John McClane (The Die Hard Series)John McClane is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Die Hard film series. He is portrayed by Bruce Willis.

I love his character and the way he just turns terrorists threats into humourous situations

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7Han Solo (Star Wars)Han Solo is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Harrison Ford. In the original film trilogy, Han and his co-pilot, Chewbacca, become involved in the Rebel Alliance which opposes the Galactic Empire.
8Indiana Jones (The Indiana Jones Series)Dr. Henry Walton "Indiana" Jones, Jr., often shortened to "Indy", is the title character of the Indiana Jones franchise.
9Ellen Ripley (Alien Series) Ellen Louise Ripley is a fictional character and the protagonist of the Alien film series played by American actress Sigourney Weaver.

This heroine made a huge impact in cinematography! She deserves to be in top 3.

The coolest female action character.

10Jason Bourne (The Bourne Series)

this is 1 of the best and most underrated character!

Are you kidding me this guy is so badass.

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11Harry Callahan (The Dirty Harry Series)
12Max (The Mad Max Series)

Mad Max and Mad Max II are both masterpieces and this character is just awesome

13Legolas (Lord fo the Rings)Legolas is a character in J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium. He is a Sindarin Elf of the Woodland Realm and one of nine members of the Fellowship of the Ring.
14Alice (The Resident Evil Series)
15Captain Jack Sparrow (The Pirates of the Caribbean Series)Captain Jack Sparrow is a fictional character and the main protagonist in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series.

Really why do people love orlando bloom?
Johnny Depp is the star

16Tyler Durden (Fight Club)
17Martin Riggs (The Lethal Weapon Series)
18Frank Martin (The Transporter)
19RoboCop (The RoboCop Series)RoboCop is a fictional Detroit robotically enhanced police officer designated as OCP Crime Prevention Unit 001 in the film series of the same name.
20Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars)Obi-Wan Kenobi is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, played by Sir Alec Guinness and Ewan McGregor.
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Han Solo (Star Wars)
2. Harry Callahan (The Dirty Harry Series)
3. Max (The Mad Max Series)
1. Ellen Ripley (Alien Series)
2. Martin Riggs (The Lethal Weapon Series)
3. Sonya Blade (Mortal Kombat Series)
1. John McClane (The Die Hard Series)
2. Indiana Jones (The Indiana Jones Series)
3. James Bond (The James Bond Series)

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