Heart of Stone and the 12 best action movies on Netflix right now (August 2023)

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9. Extraction

Extraction premiered on Netflix in 2020, and it’s easily one of the best and most popular action movies Netflix has released so far. According to the Netflix Top 10, Extraction ranks seventh on the list of Netflix original movies. Fans watched more than 230 million hours of Extraction on Netflix during its first four weeks on the platform.

Extraction stars Chris Hemsworth as Tyler Rake, a mercenary who is hired to find and secure the son of a head of a criminal organization. As Tyler Rake gets deeper into the investigation, new secrets are revealed.

Extraction was so successful that Netflix ordered a sequel also starring Hemsworth, and it lands on Netflix very soon. Extraction 2 premiered on Netflix on June 16, 2023.

If you haven’t seen this movie, you might want to check it out now before the second movie is released on Netflix.

  • Release Year: 2020
  • Directed by: Sam Hargrave
  • Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Randeep Hooda, Priyanshu Painyuli, Golshifteh Farahani, Pankaj Tripathi, and David Harbour

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