Best-Reviewed Action/Adventure Movies 2015

 

#1
Adjusted Score: 104.226%
Critics Consensus: Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation continues the franchise's thrilling resurgence -- and proves that Tom Cruise remains an action star without equal.
Synopsis: With the IMF disbanded, and Ethan (Tom Cruise) out in the cold, the team now faces off against a network... [More]
Directed By: Christopher McQuarrie

#2

'71 (2015)
95%

#2
Adjusted Score: 99.466%
Critics Consensus: Powerfully directed and acted, '71 stays true to its fact-based origins while remaining as gripping as any solidly crafted action thriller.
Synopsis: '71 takes place over a single night in the life of a young British soldier (Jack O'Connell) accidentally abandoned by... [More]
Directed By: Yann Demange

#3

The Walk (2015)
84%

#3
Adjusted Score: 93.473%
Critics Consensus: The Walk attempts a tricky balancing act between thrilling visuals and fact-based drama -- and like its wire-walking protagonist, pulls it off with impressive élan.
Synopsis: The Walk is the true story of a young dreamer, Philippe Petit, and a band of unlikely recruits who together... [More]
Directed By: Robert Zemeckis

#4

Furious 7 (2015)
80%

#4
Adjusted Score: 89.139%
Critics Consensus: Serving up a fresh round of over-the-top thrills while adding unexpected dramatic heft, Furious 7 keeps the franchise moving in more ways than one.
Synopsis: Continuing the global exploits in the unstoppable franchise built on speed, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson lead the... [More]
Directed By: James Wan

#5

The Revenant (2015)
80%

#5
Adjusted Score: 93.562%
Critics Consensus: As starkly beautiful as it is harshly uncompromising, The Revenant uses Leonardo DiCaprio's committed performance as fuel for an absorbing drama that offers punishing challenges -- and rich rewards.
Synopsis: Inspired by true events, THE REVENANT is an immersive and visceral cinematic experience capturing one man's epic adventure of survival... [More]

  • Immortan Joe

    So, Mad Max isn’t action/adventure?

  • Big V

    It’s a sad day when Leo loses to Tom cruise.

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