Top 22 underrated action movies from year 2021

01.
Redemption Day
99 min | 2021 |
6.2 (21945 votes)
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8.13 (1053 reviews)

When the love of his life is kidnapped and held for ransom by terrorists, a war hero Brad Paxton races against the clock to rescue her in a daring and deadly operation that pits him against the most powerful and shadowy forces.

02.
Master
179 min | 2021 |
7.9 (61600 votes)
|
9.24 (1265 reviews)

An alcoholic professor is sent to a juvenile school, where he clashes with a gangster who uses the school children for criminal activities.

03.
Boss Level
94 min | 2021 |
6.9 (38045 votes)
|
8.04 (536 reviews)

A retired Special Forces officer is trapped in a never-ending time loop on the day of his death.

04.
Space Sweepers
136 min | 2021 |
6.6 (20564 votes)
|
7.74 (318 reviews)

Set in the year 2092 and follows the crew of a space junk collector ship called The Victory. When they discover a humanoid robot named Dorothy that's known to be a weapon of mass destruction, they get involved in a risky business deal.

05.
Zack Snyder's Justice League
242 min | 2021 |
8.1 (319772 votes)
|
9.09 (7715 reviews)

Determined to ensure Superman's ultimate sacrifice was not in vain, Bruce Wayne aligns forces with Diana Prince with plans to recruit a team of metahumans to protect the world from an approaching threat of catastrophic proportions.

06.
Radhe
135 min | 2021 |
1.8 (165636 votes)
|
2.73 (2383 reviews)

After taking the dreaded gangster Gani Bhai, ACP Rajveer Shikawat aka Radhe goes on a manhunt to find the wealthiest man of the town secretly running a crime syndicate.

07.
Godzilla vs. Kong
113 min | 2021 |
6.4 (160735 votes)
|
7.25 (2091 reviews)

The epic next chapter in the cinematic Monsterverse pits two of the greatest icons in motion picture history against one another - the fearsome Godzilla and the mighty Kong - with humanity caught in the balance.

08.
Karnan
158 min | 2021 |
8.2 (16523 votes)
|
8.86 (346 reviews)

Karnan, a fearless village youth, must fight for the rights of the conservative people of his village, due to the torture given by a police officer.

09.
Sarpatta Parambarai
173 min | 2021 |
8.9 (12060 votes)
|
9.54 (434 reviews)

When Sarpatta Parambarai is challenged to a do-or-die match, will Kabilan, a young labourer, put on the gloves himself and lead his clan to victory, or be dissuaded by his disapproving mother and dangerous politics.

10.
Willy's Wonderland
88 min | 2021 |
5.5 (17696 votes)
|
5.93 (620 reviews)

A quiet drifter is tricked into a janitorial job at the now condemned Willy's Wonderland. The mundane tasks suddenly become an all-out fight for survival against wave after wave of demonic animatronics. Fists fly, kicks land, titans clash -- and only one side will make it out alive.

11.
Ferry
106 min | 2021 |
7.0 (8109 votes)
|
7.39 (72 reviews)

A ruthless Ferry Bouman is sent to his native region of Brabant by his boss Brink to avenge an attack on their gang. When he meets the lovely Danielle and old family feuds resurface, Brabant starts to pierce his steel armour.

12.
Nobody
92 min | 2021 |
7.4 (138528 votes)
|
7.73 (1659 reviews)

A bystander who intervenes to help a woman being harassed by a group of men becomes the target of a vengeful drug lord.

13.
Gunpowder Milkshake
114 min | 2021 |
6.0 (18715 votes)
|
6.3 (524 reviews)

Three generations of women fight back against those who could take everything from them.

14.
Jolt
91 min | 2021 |
5.5 (13315 votes)
|
5.75 (364 reviews)

A bouncer with a slightly murderous anger-management problem that she controls with the help of an electrode-lined vest she uses to shock herself back to normalcy whenever she gets homicidal.

15.
Jupiter's Legacy
56 min | 2021 |
6.7 (33422 votes)
|
6.86 (845 reviews)

The first generation of superheroes has kept the world safe for nearly a century. Now their children must live up to their legacy in an epic drama that spans decades and navigates the dynamics of family, power and loyalty.

16.
Malik
162 min | 2021 |
8.3 (8986 votes)
|
8.45 (368 reviews)

A past ridden with crime, death and pain is recounted to Freddy, a juvenile criminal, who has been assigned to eliminate his estranged uncle Sulaiman, an aging patriarch, while behind bars.

17.
Blood Red Sky
121 min | 2021 |
6.1 (22626 votes)
|
6.23 (632 reviews)

A woman with a mysterious illness is forced into action when a group of terrorists attempt to hijack a transatlantic overnight flight.

18.
The Tomorrow War
138 min | 2021 |
6.6 (132674 votes)
|
6.6 (3489 reviews)

A family man is drafted to fight in a future war where the fate of humanity relies on his ability to confront the past.

19.
Invincible
50 min | 2021 |
8.7 (87191 votes)
|
8.64 (681 reviews)

An adult animated series based on the Skybound/Image comic about a teenager whose father is the most powerful superhero on the planet.

20.
Jungle Cruise
127 min | 2021 |
6.7 (38373 votes)
|
6.6 (794 reviews)

Based on Disneyland's theme park ride where a small riverboat takes a group of travelers through a jungle filled with dangerous animals and reptiles but with a supernatural element.

21.
Outside the Wire
114 min | 2021 |
5.4 (37405 votes)
|
5.24 (661 reviews)

In the near future, a drone pilot sent into a war zone finds himself paired with a top-secret android officer on a mission to stop a nuclear attack.

22.
Wrath of Man
119 min | 2021 |
7.2 (90183 votes)
|
6.94 (964 reviews)

The plot follows H, a cold and mysterious character working at a cash truck company responsible for moving hundreds of millions of dollars around Los Angeles each week.

Top 25 overrated action movies from year 2021

01.
Tom Clancy's Without Remorse
109 min | 2021 |
5.8 (46116 votes)
|
2.96 (1560 reviews)

An elite Navy SEAL, goes on a path to avenge his wife's murder only to find himself inside of a larger conspiracy.

02.
F9: The Fast Saga
143 min | 2021 |
5.3 (58876 votes)
|
3.08 (1530 reviews)

Dom and the crew must take on an international terrorist who turns out to be Dom and Mia's estranged brother.

03.
Lupin
45 min | 2021 |
7.5 (88536 votes)
|
5.45 (595 reviews)

Inspired by the adventures of Arsène Lupin, gentleman thief Assane Diop sets out to avenge his father for an injustice inflicted by a wealthy family.

04.
Army of the Dead
148 min | 2021 |
5.8 (132796 votes)
|
3.8 (3659 reviews)

Following a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries take the ultimate gamble, venturing into the quarantine zone to pull off the greatest heist ever attempted.

05.
Toofaan
163 min | 2021 |
4.9 (30979 votes)
|
3.22 (698 reviews)

The story of a boxer and the struggles he faces on his journey to get to the national level competition.

06.
The Suicide Squad
132 min | 2021 |
8.0 (18825 votes)
|
6.43 (2635 reviews)

Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker and a collection of nutty cons at Belle Reve prison join the super-secret, super-shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.

07.
Those Who Wish Me Dead
100 min | 2021 |
6.0 (38669 votes)
|
4.54 (839 reviews)

A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert tasked with protecting him -- and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.

08.
The Ice Road
109 min | 2021 |
5.6 (20786 votes)
|
4.22 (722 reviews)

After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, a ‘big-rig’ ice road driver must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners.

09.
Awake
96 min | 2021 |
4.8 (16348 votes)
|
3.66 (507 reviews)

After a devastating global event wiped out all electronics and eliminated people's ability to sleep, a former soldier may have found a solution with her daughter.

10.
Black Widow
134 min | 2021 |
6.9 (162330 votes)
|
5.8 (2432 reviews)

Natasha Romanoff confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises.

11.
Thunder Force
106 min | 2021 |
4.4 (35698 votes)
|
3.33 (1014 reviews)

In a world where supervillains are commonplace, two estranged childhood best friends reunite after one devises a treatment that gives them powers to protect their city.

12.
Raya and the Last Dragon
107 min | 2021 |
7.4 (105562 votes)
|
6.33 (1144 reviews)

In a realm known as Kumandra, a re-imagined Earth inhabited by an ancient civilization, a warrior named Raya is determined to find the last dragon.

13.
Jagame Thandhiram
158 min | 2021 |
6.0 (10239 votes)
|
4.98 (320 reviews)

A nomadic gangster finds himself caught between good and evil in a fight for a place to call home. Starring Dhanush, Aishwarya Lekshmi and James Cosmo.

14.
Infinite
106 min | 2021 |
5.4 (21963 votes)
|
4.42 (633 reviews)

A man discovers that his hallucinations are actually visions from past lives.

15.
Space Jam: A New Legacy
115 min | 2021 |
4.4 (41459 votes)
|
3.52 (1653 reviews)

A rogue artificial intelligence kidnaps the son of famed basketball player LeBron James, who then has to work with Bugs Bunny to win a basketball game.

16.
The Vault
118 min | 2021 |
6.4 (10992 votes)
|
5.57 (182 reviews)

Follows a genius engineering graduate who is interested in the Bank of Spain's safe.

17.
The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
100 min | 2021 |
6.2 (34071 votes)
|
5.42 (527 reviews)

The bodyguard Michael Bryce continues his friendship with assassin Darius Kincaid as they try to save Darius' wife Sonia.

18.
Cosmic Sin
88 min | 2021 |
2.5 (9006 votes)
|
1.76 (719 reviews)

Seven rogue soldiers launch a preemptive strike against a newly discovered alien civilization in the hopes of ending an interstellar war before it starts.

19.
Shadow and Bone
| 2021 |
7.7 (63666 votes)
|
7.02 (880 reviews)

Dark forces conspire against orphan mapmaker Alina Starkov when she unleashes an extraordinary power that could change the fate of her war-torn world.

20.
The Marksman
108 min | 2021 |
5.6 (17511 votes)
|
5.06 (346 reviews)

A rancher on the Arizona border becomes the unlikely defender of a young Mexican boy desperately fleeing the cartel assassins who've pursued him into the U.S.

21.
Finding 'Ohana
123 min | 2021 |
6.1 (8302 votes)
|
5.59 (161 reviews)

A summer in rural O‘ahu takes an exciting turn for two Brooklyn-raised siblings when a journal pointing to long-lost treasure sets them on an epic adventure with new friends, and leads them to reconnect with their Hawaiian heritage.

22.
The Forever Purge
103 min | 2021 |
5.4 (13889 votes)
|
4.93 (386 reviews)

All the rules are broken as a sect of lawless marauders decides that the annual Purge does not stop at daybreak and instead should never end.

23.
Below Zero
106 min | 2021 |
6.2 (16057 votes)
|
5.78 (190 reviews)

On a lonely road, a prison transport is brutally assaulted. Martin, the policeman who was driving, survives and fortifies his position while the con men search for a way to finish him.

24.
Chaos Walking
109 min | 2021 |
5.7 (27544 votes)
|
5.32 (558 reviews)

Two unlikely companions embark on a perilous adventure through the badlands of an unexplored planet as they try to escape a dangerous and disorienting reality where all thoughts are seen and heard by everyone.

25.
Mortal Kombat
110 min | 2021 |
6.1 (129468 votes)
|
5.73 (2381 reviews)

MMA fighter Cole Young seeks out Earth's greatest champions in order to stand against the enemies of Outworld in a high stakes battle for the universe.