7 Best Jean-Claude Van Damme Movies You Must Watch

Explore the top action-packed films starring JCVD that will keep you on the edge of your seat!

7. The Expendables 2 (2012)

If you’re a fan of action movies, you can't miss JCVD's appearance in "The Expendables 2." Playing the role of Jean Vilain, he leads a group of mercenaries against the Expendables, resulting in an epic showdown between him and Sylvester Stallone. The movie delivers the intense action fans were hoping for, making it a must-watch for adrenaline junkies.

6. Bloodsport (1988)

"Bloodsport" is the movie that launched JCVD's career as an action star. Following a U.S. soldier navigating a dangerous martial arts competition in Hong Kong, the film showcases Van Damme's athletic prowess. While the plot may be predictable, JCVD's martial arts skills steal the show.

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5. Sudden Death (1995)

In "Sudden Death," JCVD stars as a dad who must save his kids and prevent a terrorist attack during the Stanley Cup Finals. The movie's resemblance to "Die Hard" adds to its appeal, with Van Damme's action sequences keeping viewers on the edge of their seats.

4. Timecop (1994)

"Timecop" sees JCVD traveling through time to protect the future from tampering. Directed by Peter Hyams, the film showcases Van Damme's action prowess, despite some limitations in emotional depth. With a thrilling sci-fi premise, "Timecop" remains a captivating watch.

3. Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning (2012)

"Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning" features JCVD facing off against Dolph Lundgren in an action-packed showdown. Directed by John Hyams, the film offers dynamic action sequences that prove JCVD's enduring star power even in 2012.

2. JCVD (2008)

In "JCVD," Van Damme plays a fictionalized version of himself caught in a bank robbery. The movie showcases JCVD's charisma and acting range, moving beyond his typical action hero persona. A daring and brilliant performance that sets this film apart.

1. Hard Target (1993)

Directed by John Woo, "Hard Target" tells the story of a bodyguard seeking vengeance against wealthy individuals who prey on the homeless for sport. The collaboration between Woo and JCVD results in a thrilling action film that solidifies their place in the action genre.

Don't miss out on these iconic Jean-Claude Van Damme movies that have stood the test of time and continue to captivate audiences with their high-octane action and compelling storytelling.

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