Kickboxing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant kickboxing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough and tense films and TV shows about / with kickboxing, martial arts, hand to hand combat, fistfight, violence, vengeance, brawl, rivalry, blood and fight plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Hong Kong, South Africa and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as kickboxing: The Fighter (1995), American Kickboxer (1991), Tomb Raider (2018), The King of the Kickboxers (1990), Storm Catcher (1999), Kunlun Fight (2014), To the Death (1992), Shadow Warriors (1995), To Be the Best (1993), Ring of Fire (1991).

List of kickboxing movies

 5.4
 705
The Fighter (1995)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1865. A young French officer, travelling the U.S. in search of the murderer of his best friend, gets involved in a struggle between poor farmers and a rich landowner. To help the farmers, he offers them his "Savate" (French kickboxing) ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kickboxing, one man army, martial arts, soldier, fighting style, contests and competitions, adventure, track down, lone wolves, righting the wronged, tough heroes, good versus evil ...
Place: texas
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American Kickboxer (1991)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kickboxing champion B.J. is jailed for an accidental murder thanks to the testimony of his arch-nemesis Denard. A year later, B.J. is released and then challenged by Denard for $100,000. Will B.J. accept and get even with Denard?
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, contests and competitions, kickboxing, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, master warrior, ambition, beefcake martial arts, journalism, competition ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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 6.3
 175K
Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, female fighter, chase, island, survival, peril, jungle, rescue, treasure hunt, tough girl, courage ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, mine
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The King of the Kickboxers (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kahn is a heavy weight kick-box champion, who often kills his opponents in front of the running camera, to sell it on video tape. Jake had to witness once how his brother was killed by him, and now has come for revenge. But first he has to improve ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, tough law enforcer, working undercover, heroes, crimes, tough heroes, investigation, police investigation, murder, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia
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Storm Catcher (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade general plots to bomb Washington using a new top secret jet called the Storm Catcher. The only trouble is only one man is capable of flying it. So they seek to put him on the run in a conspiracy that makes him appear to have murdered ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, political conspiracy, dishonesty, state affairs, false accusation, one man army, rivalry, danger, heroes, wrongfully committed, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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Kunlun Fight (2014)
Genre: Sport
Country: China
Story: Kunlun Fight is a leading kickboxing promotion. Started in 2014 the events are broadcast worldwide and include the best fighters and biggest stars in the sport like Buakaw Banchamek and Artur Kyshenko
Plot: mixed martial arts, kickboxing, sweat, fistfight, fight, entertainment, referee, martial arts, hand to hand combat, world champion, boxing, judge ...
Place: china, asia
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 5.6
 81
To the Death (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kickboxing champ Rick Quinn decides to retire from the ring, but his main adversary, Denard, wants him to fight again and murders Quinn's wife. Quinn suspects Denard, but can't do anything. Three month later, Quinn is jailed after a ...
Plot: kickboxer, kickboxing, martial arts, sexploitation, revenge, fight, martial arts training, hand to hand combat, disarming someone, blood spatter, kung fu classic, death of girlfriend ...
Place: south africa
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Shadow Warriors (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It began as an experiment. The ultimate bodyguard - half man, half machine - programmed to do anything. Anything! Global Cybernetics, Inc. is making technological history. They can create a bio-mechanical, plasma-driven, Techno-Sapien - the best ...
Plot: kickboxing, helicopter, gun, boat
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 4.5
 243
To Be the Best (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eric Kulhane, a member of the U.S. Kickboxing Team, lets his quick temper and obsessive love for beautiful Cheryl make him the perfect target for blackmail. In order to stop ruthless gambler from rigging the World Championship and killing Cheryl, ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, crimes, master warrior, contests and competitions, criminal heroes, vengeance, drug abuse, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas
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 4.8
 646
Ring of Fire (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The main character, Johnny Woo, is a Chinese doctor who has given up fighting in the ring. His brother is a teacher in a kick-boxing club. Johnny Woo fall in love with Julie, whose brother is a teacher in a rival kick-boxing club. Tension builds ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, street gang, illegal fistfight, gang war, kickboxing, tough heroes, opposites attract, tragic love, ambition, racism, gang, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california
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 4.5
 258
Moving Target (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson stars in this action drama as a tourist who, through no fault of his own, finds himself on the run from a gang of terrorists, international espionage agents, and the police. Accused of a murder he didn't ...
Plot: kickboxing, murder, kung fu, pistol, blood, violence, revenge, one against many, duel, fight, terrorist, gunfight ...
Place: ireland
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 3.9
 409
Mars (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the future, Mars has been colonized. A martial artist arrives to investigate what happened to his brother. A powerful mining company is the prime suspect.
Plot: kickboxing, martial arts, company, martian, falling from height, outer space, murder, sidekick, disease
Time: 2040s
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 4.3
 317
Magic Kid (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karate action and laughs never cease when a brother and sister go to California to visit their uncle. They soon discover that he's an alcoholic on the run from the Mob who want him to pay up or else...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: kickboxer, martial arts, alcoholic, kickboxing, karate, disorder, family life, alcohol abuse, family relations, family, nothing goes right, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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 4.8
 2K
Knights (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the future, as a result of devastating wars, all suitable for cultivation of land turned into one big lifeless desert. In the search of fertile lands around the world were traveling group of nomadic farmers. But one of the distant city genesis in ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vampire, grand canyon, kickboxing, decapitation, heroes, life is a bitch, escapades, adventure, space and aliens, androids and robots, female boxer ...
Time: future
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 4.0
 431
Inferno (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Interpol officer Kyle Connors, Don "The Dragon" Wilson, watches his partner die in an explosion, he swears he'll hunt down the killer. Yanked of the case by Internal Affairs, Connors defied his orders and follows the only lead he ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Plot: interpol, martial arts, kickboxing, chases and races, adventure, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, vengeance, danger, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: india
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 5.0
 2K
The Deal (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A political thriller steeped in illegal oil trading, the Russian Mafia, and governmental cover-ups.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: wall street, politics, limousine, airplane, newspaper headline, cleaning lady, evil corporation, board meeting, oil industry, kickboxing, villainess, eavesdropping ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.7
 14K
The Castle (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Melbourne family is very happy living near the Melbourne airport. However, they are forced to leave their beloved home (by the Government and airport authorities) to make way for more runways. 'The Castle' is the story of how they fight ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, not serious, feel good ...
Plot: airport, australian, family relations, against the odds, family life, fighting the system, family in crisis, misfit, parents and children, single parent, palaces castles and temples, justice ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, beirut lebanon, melbourne australia
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 5.6
 55
Raw Target (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This high-powered action flick follows kickboxing champion Johnny Rider, who quits the ring after accidentally killing an opponent but is forced to employ his skills again to avenge the death of his brother at the hands of crime boss Rod Sparks ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, kickboxing, evil man, crimes, master warrior, down on your luck, heroes, gang, rivalry, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
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Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Romania
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, crimes, fight, crime boss, tragic hero, unlikely partners, anti hero, danger, dishonesty, corrupt law enforcer, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, eastern europe
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 5.1
 894
Fireball (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tai gets out of jail and discovers that his twin brother, Tan has been in coma for the past year. Tan has entered the world of Fireball, a violent game based on basketball hosted by underground criminal gangs, to raise money for Tai's early ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kickboxing, nihilism, ambition, life is a bitch, contests and competitions, tough heroes, sport team, vengeance, uncover truth, track down, urban ghetto, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand
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No Retreat, No Surrender 3: Blood Brothers (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two feuding brothers (one a policeman, the other a martial arts expert) of different political views, join forces to avenge the death of their father, a retired agent, killed by the mafia.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, karate, kung fu, kickboxing, vengeance, adventure, siblings relations, crimes, special agents, rivalry, law enforcement, kickboxer ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, washington d.c.
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Kickboxer Retaliation (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One year after the events of "Kickboxer: Vengeance", Kurt Sloan has vowed never to return to Thailand. However, while gearing up for a MMA title shot, he finds himself sedated and forced back into Thailand, this time in prison. He is there ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: muscleman, martial arts, torture, bloody violence, vengeance, mentor, kickboxing, heroes, friendship, danger, love, dishonesty ...
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Terminator Woman (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two LA cops, Julie and Jay, must return Marsalas to Africa to stand trial as the chief state witness against international villain Alex Gatelee. Gatelee, into everything from gold smuggling to female slave trade, hijacks the party. In a vicious ...
Plot: police, criminal, witness, partner, martial arts, motorcycle chase, kickboxing, sexploitation, drug lord, gold, drug
Place: south africa, africa
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 4.7
 464
Final Impact (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A former kick-boxing world champion discovers a young fighter, and believes together they can win back the world crown.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: martial arts, swimming pool, training, kickboxing, rivalry, tough heroes, ambition, hopes, contests and competitions, vengeance, good versus evil, teachers and students ...
Time: 90s
Place: ohio, usa
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The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: drug lord, bank robber, vengeance, expatriate, murder, street shootout, car chase, arms dealer, police, death, violence, betrayal ...
Place: bangkok thailand, cambodia
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No Retreat, No Surrender (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Young Jason Stillwell (Kurt McKinney) moves with his parents to Seattle, where local bullies harass them without mercy. Jason's father Tom (Tim Baker) does not believe in violence, so the family takes it on the chin. One day Jason enrolls in a ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: karate, ghost, rivalry, martial arts, training, russian, ambition, power relations, vengeance, teenage life, contests and competitions, youth ...
Time: 80s
Place: seattle, usa, russia, seattle washington
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Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Terrorists take over a nuclear weapons launch site, but don't count on a humble military courier, who happens to be making a visit
Plot: kickboxing, blood spatter, one man army, one against many, hand to hand combat, tough guy, terrorism, brawl, silencer, machine gun, martial arts, semiautomatic pistol ...
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Criminal Lovers (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a perverted impulse drives them to kill, Alice and her boyfriend, Luc, drag the body into the woods, only to find themselves hopelessly lost – much like the fairy-tale plight of Hansel and Gretel. Starving and with no hope of being found, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, couples, youth, confined, hostages, mind game, psychopath, deadly, crime, teenage life, violence, teenage boy ...
Time: 90s
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Kickboxer: Vengeance (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eric and Kurt Sloane are the descendants of a well-known Venice, California-based family of martial artists. Kurt, the younger of the two, has always been in his brother Eric’s shadow, and despite his talent has been told he lacks the instinct ...
Style: inspirational, suspenseful, exciting, intense, tense ...
Plot: martial arts, martial arts training, martial arts tournament, vengeance, fight scenes, mixed martial arts, mentor, brother brother relationship, revenge, fistfight, hand to hand combat, muscleman ...
Time: contemporary
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College Kickboxers (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A college freshman who trains in martial arts is beaten up at work by a racist gang. His co-worker, a Chinese cook, beats the gang up and trains the young man in Kung Fu. When a tournament is to be held, the teacher tells the student that he will ...
Plot: tournament, racism, chef, kickboxing, college, promise, cook, racial slur, dojo, acupuncture, chinese restaurant, martial arts ...
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