No matter how many times we do it, it's never easy transitioning from a season filled to the brim with explosions and gunfire to a season where Michael Bay just doesn't belong. As excited as we are for the Oscar contenders and horror movies, it's nice to have some mindless entertainment where bullets do the talking to balance things out.

Here are the action movies coming your way this fall, and feel free to weigh in on the ones that look like keepers:
Real Steel
Based on 34 critics

A boxing promoter (Hugh Jackman) and his son build a championship contender for the robot ring. Read More

Based on 20 critics

A youth (Taylor Lautner) learns that the folks who raised him are not his real parents. Read More

In Time
Based on 36 critics

In a society where time is money, the wealthy live forever, while the poor beg for precious minutes. Read More

Killer Elite
Based on 29 critics

A special-ops agent (Jason Statham) returns from self-imposed exile to rescue his kidnapped mentor. Read More

Machine Gun Preacher
Based on 32 critics

Former biker Sam Childers (Gerard Butler) establishes an orphanage in Africa. Read More

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