"Action film is a film genre where one or more heroes are thrust into a series of challenges that require physical feats, extended fights and frenetic chases. It tends to feature a resourceful character struggling against incredible odds, which may involve life-threatening situations, an evil villain, and/or being pursued, with victory achieved at the end after difficult physical efforts and violence. ..."
Movies where protagonists and antagonists perform physically challenging feats
- First Blood - 1982 movie about John Rambo, a Vietnam War veteran
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