Best Action Heroine Movies

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1. Bounty Hunters (2011)

R | 80 min | Action

3.8
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A hundred thousand dollar bounty or a million dollar execution? Choosing the former launches the heroes of BOUNTY HUNTERS into an all-out fight just to stay alive. The feature film debut of... See full summary »

Director: Patrick McBrearty | Stars: Trish Stratus, Frank J. Zupancic, Boomer Phillips, Joseph Rafla

Votes: 814

Trish Stratus is Jules Taylor

2. Relic Hunter (1999–2002)

60 min | Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure

6.6
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Sydney Fox is a university professor and black belt who globe-trots after lost, stolen and rumored to exist artifacts and antiquities.

Stars: Tia Carrere, Christien Anholt, Lindy Booth, Tanja Reichert

Votes: 4,940

Tia Carrere is Sydney Fox

3. Nikita (2010–2013)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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A rogue assassin returns to take down the secret organization that trained her.

Stars: Maggie Q, Shane West, Lyndsy Fonseca, Aaron Stanford

Votes: 44,763

Maggie Q is Nikita

4. Ginger (1971)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

3.3
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A rich society girl is recruited to go undercover and expose a drug/blackmail/prostitution ring in her small town.

Director: Don Schain | Stars: Cheri Caffaro, Duane Tucker, Herbert Kerr, Casey Donovan

Votes: 427

Cherri Caffaro is Ginger McAllister

5. The Abductors (1972)

R | 90 min | Action, Drama

5.0
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Cheerleaders and models are kidnapped & sold by a white slavery ring. Female agent is sent to rescue them.

Director: Don Schain | Stars: Cheri Caffaro, Richard Smedley, Patrick Wright, Laurie Rose

Votes: 359

Cherri Caffaro is Ginger McAllister

6. Girls Are for Loving (1973)

R | 95 min | Crime, Drama

5.3
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Two women who like control face each other in a battle over jealousy and weaknesses. The US is about to sign a trade treaty with an Asian country; in exchange for friendly relations, the US... See full summary »

Director: Don Schain | Stars: Cheri Caffaro, Timothy Brown, Sheila Leighton, Scott Ellsworth

Votes: 176

Cherri Caffaro is Ginger McAllister

7. Foxy Brown (1974)

R | 92 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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A voluptuous black woman takes a job as a high-class prostitute in order to get revenge on the mobsters who murdered her boyfriend.

Director: Jack Hill | Stars: Pam Grier, Antonio Fargas, Peter Brown, Terry Carter

Votes: 7,309

Pam Grier is Foxy Brown

8. Coffy (1973)

R | 91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.9
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A black nurse takes vigilante justice against inner-city drug dealers after her sister becomes their latest victim.

Director: Jack Hill | Stars: Pam Grier, Booker Bradshaw, Robert DoQui, William Elliott

Votes: 7,744

Pam Grier is Coffy

9. Wonder Woman (1975–1979)

TV-G | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.1
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The adventures of the greatest of the female superheroes.

Stars: Lynda Carter, Lyle Waggoner, Tom Kratochvil, Richard Eastham

Votes: 5,235

Lynda Carter is Wonder Woman

10. Cleopatra Wong (1978)

110 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.8
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Singapore's top policewoman, Miss Cleopatra Wong, who heads the Seasian Interpol Criminal Investigation Department (C.I.D.), teams up with her Filipino counterpart to bust a counterfeit ... See full summary »

Director: Bobby A. Suarez | Stars: George Estregan, Dante Varona, Marrie Lee, Johnny Wilson

Votes: 106

Marrie Lee is Cleopatra Wong

11. Linda (1984– )

Comedy, Crime

6.8
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Stars: Nóra Görbe, Béla Szerednyey, Gyula Bodrogi, Ildikó Pécsi

Votes: 280

Gorbe Nora is Linda

12. Cleopatra Jones (1973)

PG | 89 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.9
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During the 1970s, U.S. Special Agent Cleopatra Jones proves to be an invaluable asset to the local police forces in the war on drugs.

Director: Jack Starrett | Stars: Tamara Dobson, Bernie Casey, Brenda Sykes, Antonio Fargas

Votes: 2,091

Tamara Dobson is Cleopatra Jones

13. Cleopatra Jones and the Casino of Gold (1975)

R | 94 min | Action

5.7
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When fellow operatives (and childhood friends) Matthew Johnson and Melvin Johnson disappear during an undercover mission in Hong Kong, Cleopatra Jones (Tamara Dobson) travels there to find ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Bail | Stars: Tamara Dobson, Stella Stevens, Ni Tien, Norman Fell

Votes: 677

Tamara Dobson is Cleopatra Jones

14. Black Scorpion (1995)

R | 92 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

4.8
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A female "BATMAN" with a strong story, intriguing characters, good action pacing... and several opportunities for sex.

Director: Jonathan Winfrey | Stars: Ashley Peldon, Rick Rossovich, Michael Wiseman, Bradford Tatum

Votes: 889

Joan Severance is Black Scorpion

15. Black Scorpion (2001)

Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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The City of Angels is falling apart, and crime pervades the city to the core. The mayor is corrupt, the police are inept, the city needs a figure to take control of the situation. Then in ... See full summary »

Stars: Michelle Lintel, Scott Valentine, BT, Enya Flack

Votes: 295

Michelle Lintel is Black Scorpion

16. Cheng shi nu lie ren (1993)

88 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.6
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Director: Johnnie Kong | Stars: Cynthia Khan, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Sheila Chan, Yau Gin Gwok

Votes: 99

Cynthia Khan is Madam Yang

17. 92 Ba wang hua yu Ba wang hua (1992)

93 min | Action, Comedy

5.5
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To save the Hong Kong Police Force's Banshee Squad from becoming defunct, the struggling new squad members seek the help of former officers Amy (Sandra Ng Kwan Yue), now a divorced mom with... See full summary »

Director: Wellson Chin | Stars: Cynthia Khan, Moon Lee, Sandra Kwan Yue Ng, Wan-Yee Tse

Votes: 36

Cynthia Khan is Madam Yang

18. Frenchie King (1971)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Western

5.3
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Outlaw sisters in the old West inherit a ranch and try to settle down and develop relationships with neighboring family of lots of brothers.

Directors: Christian-Jaque, Guy Casaril | Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Claudia Cardinale, Michael J. Pollard, Micheline Presle

Votes: 836

Brigitte Bardot is Frenchie King

19. Hundra (1983)

90 min | Adventure, Fantasy

4.6
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Born in a tribe of fierce warrior women, Hundra has been raised to despise the influence of men. An archer, fighter and sword fighter, Hundra is superior to any male. Hundra finds her ... See full summary »

Director: Matt Cimber | Stars: Laurene Landon, Cihangir Gaffari, María Casal, Ramiro Oliveros

Votes: 673

Laurene Landon is Hundra

20. Barbarian Queen (1985)

R | 72 min | Adventure, Fantasy

3.9
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Set during the days of the Roman Empire. A simple village is raided by Roman troops, and most of the people are whisked off to be slaves or killed. Three women survive and set off to ... See full summary »

Director: Héctor Olivera | Stars: Lana Clarkson, Katt Shea, Frank Zagarino, Dawn Dunlap

Votes: 1,599

Lana Clarkson is Amethea the Barbarian Queen

21. Barbarian Queen II: The Empress Strikes Back (1990 Video)

R | 80 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

3.4
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In a final and epic battle in the thrilling sequel to the now classic "Barbarian Queen", Althalia, leads a revolt of peasants and female warriors against the wicked ruler, Arkaris, to ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Finley | Stars: Lana Clarkson, Greg Wrangler, Rebecca Wood, Elizabeth A. Jaeger

Votes: 680

Lana Clarkson is Amethea the Barbarian Queen

22. Golden Ninja Warrior (1986)

85 min | Action

3.0
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Two ninjas, Michael and Sherri are on two seperate missions but always team up to find the same Ninja attacking them. Sheeri is out to find her father's murderer and Michael must protect ... See full summary »

Directors: Joseph Lai, Godfrey Ho | Stars: Donald Owen, Huei-Chie Yang, Ming Tien, Morna Lee

Votes: 266