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Harrison Ford action movies

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The film actor from USA, Harrison Ford was born on July 13 in 1942. He started his career as an action movie actor, in 1977 from the film Star Wars (he was just 35 years old).

Harrison Ford acted in 17 action movies and starred in 16 of them. His legendary and most popular action movie is The Expendables 3, which was released in 2014 and Harrison Ford acted as Max Drummer. This movie was directed by Patrick Hughes Another his notable movie is Oscar Award winning movie Star Wars, released in 1977. There is even an action movie with Grammy award in his asset - it's Star Wars, released in 1977, where he played a Han Solo. MTV award winning action movie is The Fugitive, released in 1993. Golden Globe award winnig action movie is Star Wars, released in 1977.

And now lets tallk about money. Interesting, that his highest grossing action movie is Star Wars (domestic gross: $460,935,665). Most expensive action movie with Harrison Ford is Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (budget: $185,000,000 estimated). And his cheapest film is Force 10 from Navarone (budget: $5,000,000 estimated). Harrison Ford's films have grossed a monumental $2,656,400,812 throughout his acting careery. Most profitable movie is Star Wars (total profit: $447,935,665). And most unprofitable one is Hollywood Homicide (total loss $44,986,654), released in 2003.

More info about Harrison Ford you can get on Wikipedia or on IMDB.com. Below is a list of the best Harrison Ford action movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available.This list answers the questions, "What are the best Harrison Ford movies?" and "What are the greatest Harrison Ford roles of all time?

Harrison Ford's action movies (rating chart)

Star Wars cover
#1
Synopsis:
Part IV in a George Lucas epic, Star Wars: A New Hope opens with a rebel ship being boarded by the tyrannical Darth Vader. The plot then follows the life of a simple farmboy, Luke Skywalker, as he and his newly met allies (Han Solo, Chewbacca, Ben Kenobi, C-3PO, R2-D2) attempt to rescue a rebel leader, Princess Leia, from the clutches of the Empire. The conclusion is culminated as the Rebels, including Skywalker and flying ace Wedge Antilles make an attack on the Empires most powerful and ominou...More>>

Star Wars (trailer)


Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back cover
#2
Synopsis:
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo and the droids R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millenium Falcon, but are later captured by Lord Darth Vader on Bespin. Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah. Will Skywalker manage to rescue his friends from the dark lord? Written by James Pearce <james.pearce@cs.man.ac.uk>  ...More>>

Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (trailer)


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#3
Synopsis:
The year is 1936. A professor who studies archeology named Indiana Jones is venturing in the jungles in South America searching for a golden statue. Unfortunately, he sets off a deadly trap doing so, miraculously, he escapes. Then, Jones hears from a museum curator named Marcus Brody about a biblical artifact called The Ark of the Covenant, which can hold the key to humanly existence. Jones has to venture to vast places such as Nepal and Egypt to find this artifact. However, he will have to figh...More>>

Raiders of the Lost Ark (trailer)


Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi cover
#4
Synopsis:
Darth Vader and the Empire are building a new, indestructible Death Star. Meanwhile, Han Solo has been imprisoned, and Luke Skywalker has sent R2D2 and C3PO to try and free him. Princess Leia - disguised as a bounty hunter - and Chewbacca go along as well. The final battle takes place on the moon of Endor, with its natural inhabitants, the Ewoks, lending a hand to the rebels. Will Darth Vader and the dark side overcome the rebels and take over the universe ? Written by Colin Tinto <cs...More>>

Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (trailer)


Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade cover
#5
Synopsis:
Three years after he recovered The Ark of the Covenant. Jones recovered an artifact that he found as a kid, the Cross of Francisco De Coronado from treasure hunters. Now, Jones discovers the history of another biblical artifact called "The Holy Grail". He was also informed that his father, Henry Jones is missing. Jones has to find his father who is looking for the Grail. However, Jones will become involved in the search of the Holy Grail along with his father, as well as fighting the N...More>>

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (trailer)


The Fugitive cover
#6
Synopsis:
A well respected Chicago surgeon Dr. Richard Kimble has found out that his wife, Helen, has been murdered ferociously in her own home. The police found Kimble and accused him of the murder. Then, Kimble (without Justifiable Reason) was tried, convicted, and sentenced to death. However, on the way to prison, Kimble's transport crashed. Kimble escapes and is now on the run. Deputy Samuel Gerard from Chicago takes charge of the chase of Kimble. Meanwhile, Kimble makes up his own investigation ...More>>

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom cover
#7
Synopsis:
Set in 1935, a professor, archaeologist, and legendary hero by the name of Indiana Jones is back in action in his newest adventure. But this time he teams up with a night club singer named Wilhelmina "Willie" Scott and a twelve-year-old boy named Short Round. They end up in an Indian small distressed village, where the people believe that evil spirits have taken all their children away after a sacred precious stone was stolen! They also discovered the great mysterious terror surroundin...More>>

Patriot Games cover
#8
Synopsis:
Jack Ryan, the hero of Tom Clancy's techno-thriller series, returns in the sequel to _The Hunt for Red October_. Ryan is on vacation in England when he spoils an assassination attempt on an important member of the Royal Family. Ryan gets drawn back into the CIA when the same splinter faction of the IRA targets him and his family. Written by Greg Bole <bole@life.bio.sunysb.edu>  ...More>>

Clear and Present Danger cover
#9
Synopsis:
Jack Ryan is back and this time the bad guys are in his own government. When Admiral James Greer becomes sick with cancer, Ryan is appointed acting CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence. Almost before he can draw a breath in his new position, one of the president's closest friends and his family are murdered in their sleep by what appears to by drug cartels. Ryan is called in to investigate, but unknown to him the CIA has already sent a secret field operative to lead an illegal paramilitary f...More>>

The Expendables 3 cover
#10
Synopsis:
Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team comes face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill... or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables -- but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of...More>>

Air Force One cover
#11
Synopsis:
The President of the United States is on a journey home after making a speech in Moscow. But on the journey, Russian hi-jakers take over the plane, disguising themselves as newspaper reporters. They want the President to ring Moscow and release General Redek. But they think that the President has escaped in the pod. But the president is really still on board air force One attempting to regain control of the plane and to rescue his wife and daughter. Written by Dilen Foster  ...More>>

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull cover
#12
Synopsis:
During the Cold War, Soviet agents watch Professor Henry Jones when a young man brings him a coded message from an aged, demented colleague, Henry Oxley. Led by the brilliant Irina Spalko, the Soviets tail Jones and the young man, Mutt, to Peru. With Oxley's code, they find a legendary skull made of a single piece of quartz. If Jones can deliver the skull to its rightful place, all may be well; but if Irina takes it to its origin, she'll gain powers that could endanger the West. Aging ...More>>

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#13
Synopsis:
Mallory and Miller are back. It seems that there was traitor with them at Navarone, whom they thought was executed. But it seems that not only was he not executed, and he was not a traitor but a German spy. Intelligence believes he made it to Yugoslavia and is now with the Partisans. So, Mallory and Miller being the only ones who can positively identify him are sent along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby, who objects to their presence. It seems that Force 10 has a mis...More>>

Cowboys & Aliens cover
#14
Synopsis:
The Old West.. where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world. 1873. Arizona Territory. A stranger with no memory of his past stumbles into the hard desert town of Absolution. The only hint to his history is a mysterious shackle that encircles one wrist. What he discovers is that the people of Absolution don't welcome strangers, and nobody makes a move on its streets unless ordered to do so by the iron-fisted Colonel Dolarhyde (Ford). It's a town that live...More>>

Hanover Street cover
#15
Synopsis:
During the Second World War, an American Pilot stationed in England meets a young British nurse during an air raid on London. The two instantly fall in love, despite the fact that the young Nurse is already married; a secret she keeps hidden from her American lover. After being shot down behind enemy lines, while being assigned to ferry a British agent into France, the American pilot realizes that his secret agent cargo is in fact his lover's husband, and that the two must now work together...More>>

Six Days Seven Nights cover
#16
Synopsis:
Taking a romantic tropical island week off with her boyfriend, an ambitious, decisive New York girl agrees to help her magazine out by covering a story on a neighbouring island. The only plane available is piloted by a laid-back heavy drinker with whom she shares a mutual dislike. But she has no choice and he can't refuse the money. When the plane crash-lands on an uninhabited island with little chance of rescue they both wish they had made other arrangements - at least to start with. Writ...More>>

Hollywood Homicide cover
#17
Synopsis:
When not solving murders in Tinseltown, Detective Joe Gavilan and his rookie partner Kasey Calden both moonlight in other fields: Gavilan sells real estate (poorly), and Calden aspires to become an actor (Brando, namely). Assigned to the vicious in-club slaying of a promising young rap act, the two detective delve into the recording industry where they hope to find answers - ideally ones that also come with property buyers or auditions....More>>

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