The Best Action Movies of 2018
By Aiya W.
Edited by Hannah S.
2018 marked the release of a range of astounding, widely-loved films, from Incredibles 2 to Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. Among these, the variety of titles in the action genre were particularly enjoyable. Here are some of the best action movies of 2018, all of which you can enjoy on DVD, Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, and other streaming platforms:
1) Black Panther (Dir. Ryan Coogler // February 16, 2018)
Do you like watching movies with crime-fighting characters who save the world? If so, this movie is simply perfect for you. In Black Panther, the titular prince of Wakanda becomes king after the death of his father. The audience follows his journey as he steps up to fill this role, ultimately becoming not only a king but a leader to his country.
2) Avengers: Infinity War (Dir. Anthony & Joe Russo // April 27, 2018)
Do you like watching movies where heroes team up to conquer evil? Well, if so, then you’d love the ensemble cast of Avengers: Infinity War. In this movie, a legion of superheroes battle with a formidable opponent known as Thanos. Throughout the film, the work together to defeat Thanos and save the world.
3) Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Dir. Peter Ramsey, Bob Persichetti, Rodney Rothman // December 14, 2018)
Would you like to watch a movie about stopping crimes and saving people? If you said yes, then this movie is absolutely the best movie for you. Spider-Man: into the Spider-Verse is about a teen boy named Miles who has become Spider-man and is tasked with stopping crimes and saving the world.
4) Solo: A Star Wars Story (Dir. Ron Howard // May 10, 2018)
Solo: A Star Wars Story is the latest installment in the Star Wars franchise, optimal for fans of the series. Throughout the film, young Han Solo combines forces with a Wookie named Chewbacca. The characters venture to space, learning to work together in the process. You can be a part of the force by watching it!
If you could create any movie what would it be and what would it be about? What types of movies are you looking forward to for the rest of 2019?