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Badass Lady Action Heroes

These women can kick any butts they want and look amazing doing it.

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    Sigourney Weaver is the prototype of badass women in ALIEN. Ripley was sexy and scary. CREDIT: EVERETT COLLECTION
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    Rose McGowen made having one leg into the sexiest thing on screen in GRINDHOUSE.
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    Before TWILIGHT, there were totally badass vampires like Kate Beckinsale in UNDERWORLD.
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    The hotness of Zoe Saladana in THE LOSERS nearly made us forget to watch the movie.
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    Carrie-Anne Moss in full body latex in THE MATRIX? So hot. CREDIT: EVERETT COLLECTION
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    Linda Hamilton's military badassery in TERMINATOR 2 is still unforgettable. CREDIT: EVERETT COLLECTION
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    Newcomer Emma Stone gave bad girls with commitment issues a good name in ZOMBIELAND. CREDIT: EVERETT COLLECTION
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    Charlize Theron brought agility and foxiness to AEON FLUX. Do the splits again.
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    She may have shaved her head, but all we saw was Demi Moore's killer bod in G.I. JANE.
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    Jennifer Garner's lips filled up the screen as the cartoon hero ELEKTRA.
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    Was Milla Jovovich evil? It was so hard to remember, we were distracted by how sexy she was in RESIDENT EVIL: AFTERLIFE.
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    Uma Thurman can be our sensei any day, for as many KILL BILLs as she wants.
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    Don't let the oversized military garb fool you, Michelle Rodriguez is a hot chick in charge in BATTLE: LOS ANGELES. CREDIT SONY PICTURES
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    Pamela Anderson's leather outfits in BARBED WIRE. Enough said.
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    Everyone knows French girls are hot and Anne Parillaud was the definitive French girl in LA FEMME NIKITA.
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    The hotness that is Angelina Jolie can't be overstated, but she cemented her spot in the Badass Action Hero hall of fame with LAURA CROFT: TOMB RAIDER