New Action Movies and TV Shows 2022


Celebrity Detective Steve

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Updated: August 31, 2022

Get all of the important details about new action movies and TV shows on the way for 2022. Watch preview videos, learn rare facts, find out who stars in them and more.

This is a screen shot picture from the movie Operation Seawolf.

Operation Seawolf

The action adventure movie Operation Seawolf starring Frank Grillo, Dolph Lundgren, and Hiram A. Murray is scheduled to premiere in theaters and on digital Friday, October 7. Click Here to watch the official trailer, see pictures, and learn all about this movie.

Cast List

  • Frank Grillo as Commander Race Ingram
  • Dolph Lundgren as Captain Hans Kessler
  • Hiram A. Murray as Captain Samuel L Gravely Jr.
  • Cody Fleury as Sgt. Rynhardt
  • Luke Steinborn as Handel Speer
  • Andrew Stecker as Lt. Erich Reinhart
  • Edgar Damatian as Captain Haskell
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The Infernal Machine

Primetime Emmy Award winner Guy Pearce stars in the thriller The Infernal Machine, premiering on digital September 23. Click Here to watch the official trailer, see pictures, and learn all about this movie.

Cast List

  • Guy Pearce as Bruce Cogburn
  • Alice Eve
  • Alex Pettyfer
  • Jeremy Davies
  • Iris Cayatte
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Section 8

Dolph Lundgren, Ryan Kwanten, and Scott Adkins are back doing what they do best in 2022. The trio will be delivering more action in the action thriller Section 8, set to premiere on AMC+ on Friday, September 23.

Complete Cast

  • Ryan Kwanten as Jake Atherton
  • Dolph Lundgren as Tom Mason
  • Mickey Rourke as Earl Atherton
  • Dermot Mulroney as Sam Ramsey
  • Scott Adkins as Leonard Locke
  • Justin Furstenfeld as Ajax Abernathy

Click Here to watch the official trailer and learn much more about this movie.

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Avarice

Filmscope Entertainment announced that their action thriller movie Avarice starring Gillian Alexy is coming soon but a release date has yet to be revealed.

Complete Cast

  • Gillian Alexy as Kate Matthews
  • Luke Ford as Ash Matthews
  • Tom O'Sullivan as Ryker
  • Nick Atkinson as Thomas
  • Ryan Panizza as Kane
  • Campbell Greenock as Ben
  • Priscilla-Anne Jacob as Susan
  • Alexandra Nell as Reed
  • Alex Fleri as Jim
  • Andrew Lewis as Richard
  • Candice Callaghan as Dr. Grace
  • Soa Palelei as Mick
  • Téa Heathcote-Marks as Sarah
  • Victoria Fleri as Liz
  • John McPherson as Neighbor

Click Here to watch the official trailer and learn much more about this movie.

Your Honor Season 2

Release Date: To Be Announced. Series Overview: In this Showtime action thriller series, a New Orleans judge sacrifices relationships and subverts the law to save his son from a vengeful organized crime family after his son is involved in a hit and run.

Starring

  • Bryan Cranston/li>
  • Hunter Doohan/li>
  • Sofia Black D'Elia/li>
  • Hope Davis/li>
  • Isiah Whitlock Jr/li>
  • Michael Stuhlbarg/li>
  • Benjamin Flores Jr/li>
  • Carmen Ejogo

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Snabba Cash: Season 2

Release Date: Thursday, September 23, 2022 on Netflix. Series Overview: The entrepreneurial scene and the criminal world are more even more ruthless than ever. Leya is one of Sweden's rising stars in the startup scene. An initial public offering for Target Coach is coming up and Leya seems more successful than ever but the memories of Salim are tormenting her.

Starring

  • Jonathan Majors as Jesse Brown
  • Evin Ahmad
  • Dada Fungula Bozela
  • Ayaan Ahmed
  • Khalil Ghazal
  • Adam Kais
  • Ardalan Esmaili
  • Baba Diop
  • Omar Abdulqadir
  • Tina Salih
  • Elbron Bella
  • Ali Alarik
  • Olle Sarri
  • Johan Jan Jonason
  • Yasmine Garbi

Preview (2:08)

Devotion

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Release Date: November 23, 2022 in Theaters. Movie Overview: Two United Sates Navy fighter pilots risk their lives in the Korean War to become some of the Navy's best.

Starring

  • Jonathan Majors as Jesse Brown
  • Glen Powell as Tom Hudner
  • Joe Jonas as Marty Goode
  • Christina Jackson as Daisy Brown
  • Thomas Sadoski as Dick Cevoli
  • Serinda Swan as Elizabeth Taylor

Preview (2:08)

Surfside Girls

An image of Surfside Girls - Apple TV+ Adventure Family Series Starring YaYa Gosselin and Miya Cech.

Release Date: Friday, August 19, 2022 on Apple TV+. Series Overview: In this children's action adventure series, Jade (Miya Cech) and Sam (YaYa Gosselin) dive head first into mysteries in the town of Surfside that involve a pirate ship, hidden treasure, and a ghost.

Starring

  • YaYa Gosselin
  • Miya Cech
  • Spencer Hermes-Rebello
  • Adan Maverick
  • Carcaño Sonita
  • Henry Christine
  • Lin Michelle Mao
  • Joseph Mesiano

Preview (1:29)

Blood & Treasure

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Release Date: Sunday, July 17, 2022 on Paramount+. Movie Overview: A new season of the globe-trotting drama Blood & Treasure returns as a brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief form a duo to catch a ruthless terrorist who gets the funds he need for his attacks through stolen treasure.

Starring

  • Matt Barr
  • Sofia Pernas
  • James Callis

Preview (0:30)

Day Shift

An image of Day Shift - Netflix Action Comedy Film Starring Jamie Foxx.

Release Date: Friday, August 12, 2022 on Netflix. Movie Overview: He has a pool cleaning job but the hard working blue collar dad who just wants to provide a good life for his young daughter is hunting and killing vampires as part of an international Union of vampire hunters.

Starring

  • Jamie Foxx
  • Snoop Dogg
  • Meagan Good
  • Dave Franco
  • Tetiana Gaidar
  • Dave Franco
  • Karla Souza

Preview (2:52)

Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight

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Release Date: Thursday, July 14, 2022 on Netflix. Movie Overview: A giant panda kung fu master named Po Ping and partner the English knight Wandering Blade are on a mission to save the world from total destruction.

Starring

  • Jack Black - voice of Po Ping

Preview (2:33)

The Umbrella Academy Season 3

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Release Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2022 on Netflix. Series Overview: A reunited family of sibling superheroes attempt to solve their father's death and prevent an apocalypse.

Starring

  • Elliot Page
  • Tom Hopper
  • David Castañeda
  • Emmy Raver-Lampman
  • Robert Sheehan
  • Aidan Gallagher

Preview (3:08)

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power

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Release Date: Friday, September 02, 2022 on Prime Video. Movie Overview: The legendary heroes of the fabled Second Age of Middle-Earth come together in this action drama, in a place thousands of years before the profound happenings of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.

Starring

  • Robert Aramayo
  • Peter Mullan
  • Nazanin Boniadi
  • Cynthia Addai-Robinson
  • Owain Arthur
  • Maxim Baldry
  • Morfydd Clark
  • Ismael Cruz Córdova
  • Charles Edward
  • Lenny Henry
  • Markella Kavenagh
  • Simon Merrells

Preview (1:00)

The Princess

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Release Date: Friday, July 01, 2022 on Hulu. Movie Overview: A strong-willed princess (Joey King) must save the kingdom from a sociopath who is intent on taking her father’s throne after she is kidnapped and locked in a remote area of her father's castle.

Starring

  • Joey King
  • Dominic Cooper
  • Veronica Ngo

Preview (1:03)

CRAWLSPACE

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Release Date: Thursday, March 31, 2022. Movie Overview: A man hides in a cramped cabin crawlspace determined the live after witnessing a murder while the killers search the property for the hidden fortune.

Starring

  • Henry Thomas
  • Bradley Stryker
  • C. Ernst Harth
  • Olivia Taylor Dudley
  • C. Earst Harth
  • Joe Costa
  • Catherine Lough Haggquist

Preview (1:33)

Black Adam

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Release Date: Theaters Friday, October 21, 2022. Movie Overview: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson stars in this action sci-fi movie based on the DC Super Hero Black Adam who is freed nearly 5,000 years after he was imprisoned, soon after being gifted with the almighty powers of the Egyptian gods. Now free, Black Adam is ready to deliver his type of justice on the modern world.

Starring

  • Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson
  • Aldis Hodge
  • Sarah Shahi
  • Pierce Brosnan

Preview (2:17)

Dragon Age: Absolution

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Release Date: December 2022 on Netflix. Series Overview: An animated action series of six episodes set in the Dragon Age universe empire of Tevinter, featuring new Dragon Age characters including elves, knights, demons and more.

Starring

Not Yet Announced
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The Sea Beast

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Release Date: In theaters June 2022 on Netflix July 8, 2022. Movie Overview: A young girl stowaway and a legendary sea monster hunter embark on an epic sea journey.

Starring

  • Karl Urban
  • Zaris-Angel Hator
  • Jared Harris

Preview

TROLL

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Release Date: Coming soon to Netflix. Movie Overview: Deep in Norway's Dovre mountain, a gigantic creature trapped for a thousand years, thought to exist only in folklore, awakens after a thousand years.

Starring

  • Ine Marie Wilmann "Nora"
  • Kim Falck "Andreas"
  • Mads Sjøgård Pettersen "Kristoffer"
  • Gard Eidsvold "Tobias"

Preview

The Old Man

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Release Date: Friday, June 16, 2022 on FX on Hulu. Movie Overview: A former CIA hitman (Jeff Bridges) living off the grid thought he'd left his past behind winds up on the run from people who want to kill him.

Starring

  • Jeff Bridges
  • Pej Vahdat
  • John Lithgow
  • Amy Brenneman
  • Pej Vahdat
  • Noor Razooky

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Money Heist: Korea - Joint Economic Area

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Release Date: Friday, June 24, 2022 on Netflix. TV Series Overview: When thieves take over the mint of a unified Korea with hostages, police must stop them and confront the mastermind behind it all.

Starring

  • Yoo Ji-tae
  • Dominic Cooper
  • Kim Yunjin
  • Park Hae-soo

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The Princess

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Release Date: July 1, 2022 on Hulu. A beautiful, highly-determined princess is kidnapped and locked in a remote tower of her father's castle when she refuses to wed a brutal sociopath. Now scorned, the princess must save her kingdom from a takeover by this villain.

Starring

  • Joey King
  • Dominic Cooper
  • Oga Kurylenko
  • Veronica Ngo
  • Ivo Arakov
  • Luis Callejo
  • Bárbara Goenaga

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The Longest Night

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Release Date: July 8, 2022 on Netflix. In this six episode series, armed men surround a psychiatric prison and cut off all communications. Their intent to capture incarcerated serial killer Simón Lago (Luis Callejo) but the prison director attempts to stop them.

Starring

  • Fran Berenguer
  • Alberto Ammann
  • David Solans
  • Luis Callejo
  • Bárbara Goenaga

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