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The Action Hero: The inscrutable Morpheus of the Matrix movies, who still turns out for the odd action movie, as demonstrated by his scenery-chewing turn in Predators.Current Age: 51Most Recent Film: Contagion (2011)Still Got It?Predators was only a few years back and he was tougher than ever in that one.
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Jan 25th 2013, 8:26
It was very nice to see good old Burt Reynolds here....long lives the Bandit! Some I missed here on the list: De Niro, Pacino, Jackman.... not all of them to-the-bone action heroes, but some on the list weren't either. And Gary Busey....well, is there an actual normal (recent) pic of this guy around...haven't seen one in a while. He was great at his peak though.
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Jan 25th 2013, 11:12
Jean Reno is not French
Jan 25th 2013, 12:33
Bruce Willis was excellent in Looper, I thought. Top form stuff.
Jan 25th 2013, 14:17
micheal biehn as solid snake.that'll be perfect...
Jan 25th 2013, 14:26
Wow, there's a pretty huge level of fail happening in this list, a good 95% of which is the complete lack of women. Was Ellen Ripley not enough of a badass for you? Is Sarah Connor just a damsel in distress? Did The Bride not cut an imposing enough figure in that yellow jumpsuit? Did you fail to notice how much a*s Lucy Liu and Michelle Yeoh can kick because you were too busy making googly eyes over how pretty they were? Did you completely miss the point of GI Jane?
(The remaining 5% is me wondering what the hell kind of action hero list neglects the freakin' Wolverine, and how anyone could think of Sean Bean but forget his LotR co-star, Viggo Mortenson.)
Jan 25th 2013, 19:04
This is an incredibly sexist list of "50 Oldest Action Heroes." No way should it be completely free of any female characters. Come on now - why define action heroes as being only of one gender?
Jan 25th 2013, 19:37
Antonio Banderas wasn't in El Mariachi.
Jan 27th 2013, 0:18
I didn't seem to see Rutger Hauer on the list. A great actor and action actor.
Also Sigourney Weaver might have been a good addition as well.
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