Action Elite Awards

March 1, 2014

The Action Elite Awards 2013 Results

Well the voting is over and you’ve all made your (frankly baffling in places) choices.

Thanks to everyone who voted and congratulations to our winners.

This is our first year of The Action Elite Awards and I think it has been very successful; I look forward to seeing who the winners will be for 2014.

Please Note: these choices are made by fans, NOT by us. I already stated my top movies of 2013 a few weeks back.

Anyway, without further ado, here are the results for The Action Elite Awards 2013.


Best Hero of the Year: Jimmy Vickers (Danny Dyer in Vendetta)

  • Runner Up: Casey Bowman (Ninja 2: Shadow of a Tear)


Best Villain of the Year: Loki (Thor: The Dark World)

  • Runner Up: Hobbs (Jim Caviezel in Escape Plan)


Best Action Movie Music Score: Green Street 3 by Bob & Barn

·         Runner Up: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (James Newton Howard)


Best Action Movie Director: Tony Giglio (Extraction)

·         Runner Up: Roel Reine (Dead in Tombstone & Death Race 3: Inferno)


Action Star of the Year: Scott Adkins

·         Runner Up: Vin Diesel


Straight-to-DVD Movie of the Year: Extraction

·         Runner Up: Ninja 2: Shadow of a Tear


Action Scene of the Year: Debris Storm (Gravity)

·         Runner Up: Air Rescue (Iron Man 3)


Best Fight Scene: Bar Fight from Ninja 2: Shadow of a Tear

·         Runner Up: Keanu Reeves vs. Tiger Chen from Man of Tai Chi


Action Movie of the Year: Ninja 2: Shadow of a Tear

·         Runner Up: Extraction

About the Author

Eoin Friel
Eoin Friel

I grew up watching JCVD, Sly and Arnold destroy bad guys, blow things up and spew one-liners like it’s a fashion statement. Action is everything I go to the movies for and the reason I came up with this site is to share my love for the genre with everyone.



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