3 Action Movies on Netflix You Must See in December

What’s on tap for the rest of the year Netflix? At the end of December, Zack Snyder returns with his first feature film in two years, Rebel monthan epic space opera that is his version Star Wars. The action blockbuster will be the first of a pair of films, with the sequel arriving in April 2024.

Action fans looking for more adventure and excitement need to check out our list of three Netflix movies to watch this December. Our picks include Snyder’s zombie heist, the latest live-action Batman, and a classic ’80s buddy cop movie.

Batman (2022)

Warner Bros. Pictures

If you see Batman and a host of other DC hits on Netflix, no need to adjust your glasses. Even though DC movies live on Max, Warner Bros. recently agreed to a deal to put some of their best superhero movies on Netflix, including Batman, Man of Steeland Wonder woman. It’s a win for viewers who missed Matt Reeves Batman in theaters last year.

Batman begins two years after Bruce Wayne (Robert Pattison) began fighting crime as a caped crusader. Batman now faces his toughest challenge yet in the form of the Riddler (Paul Dano), a psychotic killer who leaves riddles and cryptic messages at the scene of every crime. The Riddler seeks to take down the city’s elite by targeting corrupt officials in Gotham City. With the help of Catwoman (ZoĆ« Kravitz) and James Gordan (Jeffrey Wright), Batman works to end the Riddler’s reign of terror and save the innocent people of Gotham.

Current Batman on Netflix.

Beverly Hills Cop (1984)

Eddie Murphy signals that all is well in Beverly Hills Cop.
Paramount Pictures

In the 1980s, you’d be hard-pressed to find a bigger star than Eddie Murphy. The comedian was at the top of Hollywood on TV and in movies. Murphy was the crown jewel Saturday night life and became a box office sensation because of it 48 throw., Business locations, Beverly Hills Copand Arrival in America. One of those movies – Beverly Hills Cop – can be streamed on Netflix.

Axel Foley (Murphy) is a fast-talking Detroit cop who travels to California to track down the man who killed his best friend. Axel’s investigation leads him to Victor Maitland (Steven Berkoff), a powerful drug lord. Due to his reckless behavior, Axel butts heads with the chief lieutenant of Beverly Hills. However, Axel’s unconventional methods win over Detectives John Taggart (John Ashton) and Billy Rosewood (Judge Reinhold), and the trio team up to take down Maitland. Murphy will return as Axel Foley Beverly Hills Cop 4, is due to come to Netflix in 2024.

Current Beverly Hills Cop on Netflix.

Army of the Dead (2021)

A group of soldiers stand side by side and hold weapons.
Netflix

Snyder has one of the most loyal and devoted followings on the internet. Zack Snyder’s Justice League was released due to his passionate following and their crusade to #ReleaseTheSnyderCut. Snyder moved on from the DC Universe in favor of Netflix, where he was given the freedom to create action blockbusters. Snyder’s first film with Netflix was from 2021 Army of the Dead.

After a zombie outbreak occurs in Las Vegas, the government quarantines the city and closes it to the public. However, casino owner Bly Tanaka (Hiroyuki Sanada) fled the city without taking the $200 million stored in his safe. With the military planning to nuke the city, Bly approaches ex-mercenary Scott Ward (Dave Bautista) with an offer. If Scott wins $200 million in the casino, Bly will pay him $50 million. Desperate for money, Ward accepts and assembles a team to infiltrate Vegas and extract the money. On the surface, it’s a suicide mission, but Ward and his team aren’t going down without a fight.

Current Army of the Dead on Netflix.

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