Action Movies Quiz Tests comprehension and vocabulary from EnglishClub's Action Movies History and Vocabulary page. You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. 1. Action movies are usually funny romantic exciting a) funny b) romantic c) exciting 2. Action movies often feature car racing gun fights dancing a) car racing b) gun fights c) dancing 3. Which are in the martial arts sub-genre of action films? gangster films spy movies kung fu films a) gangster films b) spy movies c) kung fu films 4. In the language of special effects, the letters CGI stand for computer-generated imagery imagining imaginations a) imagery b) imagining c) imaginations 5. Which character is an action movie "superhero"? James Bond Spider-Man Doctor Doom a) James Bond b) Spider-Man c) Doctor Doom 6. In superhero movies, the main conflict is between one or more superheroes and one or more villains anti-heroes regular heroes a) villains b) anti-heroes c) regular heroes 7. The James Bond and Mission Impossible movies are examples of the _______ sub-genre. crime thriller spy movie war movie a) crime thriller b) spy movie c) war movie 8. In an action movie, the _______ is usually a spectacular battle between the hero and the villain near the end of the movie. stunt sequel climax a) stunt b) sequel c) climax 9. A villain who's repeatedly in conflict with the same hero over a series of movies can be called the hero's archenemy anti-hero supervillain a) archenemy b) anti-hero c) supervillain 10. What's the 2008 Batman movie starring Christian Bale called? Batman & Robin Batman Begins The Dark Knight a) Batman & Robin b) Batman Begins c) The Dark Knight Your score is: Correct answers: Contributor: Matt Errey. Matt is the author of several books including 1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context and Common English Idioms for learners, and Matt's ESL Games and Quizzes for teachers.