Notable Examples: War, Transporter, The Expendables

No one is here for the potent themes or emotional complexity. You want stupidly complicated fight scenes with helicopters and defibrillator pads and really big assault weapons. Physics is for school—you want the impossible, entire rooms of baddies cleared without so much as a crease in Statham's suit jacket.

This approach culminated with the Crank series, where the plot demands as many fights as possible, or else Statham will die—because his body is wired that way.