You that feeling you get after watching an awesome movie? That feeling that you can do anything and everything? That’s the power that badass movies have. They fill you will adrenaline and then you too feel like you can pilot a robot or fight alien monsters with your bare hands. If you love feeling that feeling then we’ve made a list of our top 5 favorite movies guaranteed to turn you into a badass!
Black Panther is a new superhero film by Marvel Comics starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong’o, along with many other fantastic black actors. It takes place centuries ago and focuses on five African tribes who are warring over a meteorite that contains vibranium. When it’s consumed by a warrior he gains superhuman powers and becomes the Black Panther. He forms the tribe called Wanda and together the use the vibranium to develop technology as well as keeping it away from those who want to exploit its powers. Full of amazing acting and intense fight scenes, Black Panther will leave you wanting to find your own vibranium to become the ultimate badass.
Sicario 2: Soldado
Sicario 2: Soldado is the intense crime-thriller sequel to Sicario. Starring Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin this film continues after the first. Upon discovering the Mexican drug cartels who are smuggling jihadi terrorists into the US, a CIA agent and undercover operative must try to eliminate the terrorists and the cartel before they attack the US. This film is full of action and suspense with bullets flying everyone. It’ll make you want to pick up a gun and head to the range to fight off those trying to take your homeland.
Red Sparrow is a spy thriller film that stars Jennifer Lawrence and Joel Edgerton. It’s based off of the novel by Jason Matthews and contains all the suspense a good thriller is supposed to have. Lawrence plays a Russian intelligence officer who is sent to make contact with a CIA agent to discover a mole. Her objective is to seduce her targets and extract information from them without them discovering who she is. Lawrence plays a convincing part as a Russian ballerina turned intelligence officer and her sexy badass nature will have you dreaming of the spy life.
Pacific Rim Uprising
Pacific Rim Uprising is the second installment to the film Pacific Rim. It takes place 10 years after the Battle of the Breach with the former Jaeger pilot Jake Pentecost now stealing and selling Jaeger parts on the black market. He is arrested and forced to make a choice between prison and teaching new Jaeger pilots. We can all guess which he chooses. Eventually, new monsters appear that they must try to destroy before they open new breaches all over the world and release Kaiju hybrids upon the population. Filled with all the action, robots and badass-ness of the previous movie this film plans to go above and beyond with their CGI and visual production to make something that will simply blow you away. You’ll be singing up to be a Jaeger pilot in no time.
There’s nothing more badass that Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and that’s exactly what Rampage is all about. Based on the video game series, this sci-fi monster movie follows the story of a primatologist who must work with an albino gorilla named George to stop a monster invasion. George was infected during an experiment that turned him into a gigantic aggressive beast that can destroy a whole city with just its fists. However, a Wolf and a Crocodile were also infected and set loose on the city. With giant muscle power, George and The Rock are the only two with the power to stop those rogue monsters. If you didn’t love The Rock before then you will now because what’s more badass than fighting gigantic mutated animals?!