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action movie

This page is about the collocation action movie

collocation pattern: noun + noun

Meaning

a movie with lots of action and violence

For example

  • Teenage boys love all those action movies.

  • One of my favourite action movies is Nicolas Winding Refn's "Drive".

Note:
Also "action film"

Quick Quiz

In most action movies, there are lots of

a. loud explosions

b. beautiful costumes

c. romantic love scenes

Contributor: Matt Errey