Sylvester Stallone: Stallone's film career was already on the upswing with "Rocky," but his portrayal of a Vietnam war hero waging an one-man war against a town's police force turned him into a major action star.
The 80's action flick cemented Sylvester Stallone as one of the great action heroes in movie history. Check out our gallery above to see what other action stars made the list.
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