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actioner

(ˈækʃənə)
n
(Film) informal a film with a fast-moving plot, usually containing scenes of violence
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The combustible and combative titles speak feistily for themselves: 'Ibabaon Kita sa Lupa,' screamed one loud and livid title, to which another in-your-face actioner responded, 'Kahit Singko, Hindi Ko Babayaran Ang Buhay Mo
SATURDAY THE GUNMAN Sean Penn stars as a PTSD-afficted Special Forces operative in Taken director Pierre Model's new actioner.
FAST & FURIOUS 5 Tuesday Film4 9PM Vin Diesel and the late Paul Walker (right) star in this actioner with the brakes off in Brazil.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A new sequel to futuristic open-world actioner Crackdown has been announced at E3.
Chloe Moretz (above) stars in this pottymouthed playground actioner that'll seem cool to Taranteenies.
The two series highlight the companies' diverging approaches to fantasy: one a breezy, humorous actioner, the other a glowering beat-'em-up.
THE MAN WITH THE IRON FISTS (18) CAST: RZA, Russell Crowe, Rick Yune, Lucy Liu PLOT: Set in 19th century feudal China, this is a tongue-in-cheek martial arts actioner with plenty of thrills and spills.
May will bring fantasy adventure Dragon's Dogma, while apocalyptic actioner Darkriders 2 is unleashed in June.
SANTA MONICA MUSEUM OF ART * May 21-August 20 * Curated by Lisa Melandri * Having graduated from commercial filmmaking (he directed the 1993 sci-fi actioner Demolition Man) to video installation and photography, Marco Brambilla will make his solo museum debut with an array of eight works produced since 1999.
PREDATOR FILM4, 9pm John McTiernan's cult sci-fi actioner stars Arnold Schwarzennegger as Major Dutch Schaefer, leader of an elite commando unit sent into the jungles of South America to rescue government officials who have been kidnapped by terrorists.
But the studio s July 9 opener is no slouch: sci-fi actioner "Predators," the third sequel in the alien-mayhem franchise.
Batman Begins' star Cillian Murphy, actress Ellen Page and Cotillard are in talks to star in contemporary sci-fi actioner set within the architecture of the mind, reports Variety.