Here's a list of honest-to-goodness guy movies that she'll actually like. It may sound too good to be true, but when it comes to entertainment — as with everything in life — it's simply a matter of having the right tool for the job.
"Quantum of Solace" (2008)
Synopsis: Seeking revenge for the death of his love, 007 aims to stop an evil mastermind from taking control of a country's valuable resources.
What's in It for You: Are you kidding?! It's James Bond, man. Action, action, ACTION!
What's in It for Her: Unlike traditional Bond girls, the gals in this film are intellectually formidable, fully capable of holding their own against the world's greatest super spy.
"Last of the Mohicans" (1992)
Genre: War action/drama
Synopsis: Three trappers save a British Colonel's daughters during the French and Indian War.
What's in It for You: High-stakes storylines with intense battle-scene action sequences
What's in It for Her: Dreamy Daniel Day-Lewis risks his own life to rescue the lovely Madeleine Stowe
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" (2000)
Synopsis: Two seasoned warriors pursue a stolen sword and a dangerous fugitive.
What's in It for You: Loads of mind-blowing martial-arts action
What's in It for Her: Tender, understated love story between leads Chow Yun Fat and Michelle Yeoh
"Bull Durham" (1988)
Genre: Romantic comedy
Synopsis: A fan who has an affair with one minor league baseball player each season becomes involved with a rookie pitcher and a veteran catcher.
What's in It for You: Classic baseball movie plus a seductive Susan Sarandon
What's in It for Her: A self-assured female lead who plays by her own rules
Synopsis: After his family is killed, an accomplished Roman soldier seeks to avenge their deaths while trying to survive a series of gladiator battles.
What's in It for You: Mega hand-to-hand combat action
What's in It for Her: Loyal (and ruggedly handsome) family man Russell Crowe kicks some tail in the name of his wife and child.
Want more ideas? Try one of these other flicks:
"Dances with Wolves"
"Field of Dreams"
"In the Line of Fire"
Indiana Jones films (any)
The "Matrix" trilogy
"The Shawshank Redemption"
"Wolverine"/The "X-Men" films
Still having trouble coming to a compromise on what movie to watch? Why not decide on dinner first with one of these great date-friendly meals.