Duel movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant duel movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, serious, realistic, entertaining and intense films and TV shows about / with duel, rivalry, mentor, storytelling, dialogue, brutality, vengeance, violence, revenge and heroes plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
duel movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as duel: The Three Musketeers (2011), Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998), The Quick and the Dead (1995), Hook (1991), Never Back Down (2008), Highlander (1992), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Once Upon a Time in the West (1968), Ridicule (1996), Love and Death (1975).

List of duel movies

The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: duel, musketeer, adventure, danger, political intrigue, buddies, partners, escapades, heroic mission, daring rescue, uninhibited rivalry, soldier ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, england, paris france, english channel
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Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, duel, adventurer, humiliation, military, weakness, navy, british navy, napoleonic wars, adventure, battles, ocean or sea ...
Time: 18th century
Place: battleship
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The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: duel, revenge, small town, prairie, old west, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, prison, gun duel, female protagonist, pistol ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, texas
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Hook (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The boy who wasn't supposed to grow up—Peter Pan—did just that, becoming a soulless corporate lawyer whose workaholism could cost him his wife and kids. But a trip to see Granny Wendy in London, where the vengeful Capt. Hook kidnaps ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: duel, fairy, adventure, kidnapping, good versus evil, rescue, pirate, self discovery, childhood, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, family ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, big ben london, london
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Never Back Down (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rebellious Jake Tyler is lured into an ultimate underground fight Scene at his new high school, after receiving threats to the safety of his friends and family Jake decides to seek the mentoring of a veteran fighter who trains him for one final ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: athlete and trainer, martial arts, high school, boxing, power relations, teenage life, youth, rivalry, duel, championship, rage, fist fighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: florida, usa, brazil, tokyo
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Highlander (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Highlander: The Series is a fantasy science fiction action-adventure television series featuring Duncan MacLeod of the Scottish Clan MacLeod, as the Highlander. It was an offshoot and another alternate sequel of the 1986 feature film with a twist: ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: immortality, good versus evil, duel, warrior, heroes, chase, danger, one on one, healing power, escapades, adventure, deadly ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
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Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An assassin is shot at the altar by her ruthless employer, Bill and other members of their assassination circle – but 'The Bride' lives to plot her vengeance. Setting out for some payback, she makes a death list and hunts down those who ...
Style: dark humor, rough, exciting, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, one man army, journey, warrior, danger, martial arts, mentor, squad, peril, organized crime, duel, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa, asia, japan, pasadena california, tokyo
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Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, clever, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, mysterious character, cowboy, duel, tragic hero, gunfight, harmonica, villain, warrior, massacre, funeral ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
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Ridicule (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles.
Style: witty, talky, humorous, cynical, tense ...
Plot: duel, royal court, court, intrigue, swamp, epidemic, sign language, bedroom, painter, flower, rabbit, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1780s
Place: france, versailles, england
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Love and Death (1975)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in 19th-century Russia, Allen is a cowardly serf drafted into the Napoleonic war, who would rather write poetry and obsess over his beautiful but pretentious cousin. Allen's cowardice serves him well when he hides in a cannon and is shot ...
Style: intellectual, humorous, witty, not serious, surreal ...
Plot: duel, execution, war, love and romance, nothing goes right, parody, couple relations, comedy of errors, disorder, military, goofy hero, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1930s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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Shaolin (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: China is plunged into strife as feuding warlords try to expand their power by warring over neighboring lands. Fuelled by his success on the battlefield, young and arrogant Hao Jie sneers at Shaolin's masters when he beats one of them in a duel. ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: monk, duel, martial arts, shaolin monk, violence, tai chi, warlord, shaolin kung fu, kung fu, mixed martial arts, fictional war, parkour ...
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: china, asia
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Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, dragon, monster, legends and myths, sin, heroic mission, good versus evil, weakness, ancient, adventurer, vengeance, duel ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe
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Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: warrior, betrayal, sword fight, mythology, tragic hero, courage, forbidden love, army, ancient, heroes, heroic, war ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
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The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense
Plot: musketeer, king, heroic mission, duel, swords and armor, danger, adventure, state affairs, partners, escapades, queen, french ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
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The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, witty, comic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, duel, heist, secret identity, masked superhero, crime, killer clown, save the world, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, future, 80s
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For a Few Dollars More (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Two bounty hunters are in pursuit of "El Indio," one of the most wanted fugitives in the western territories, and his gang.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, track down, gunfight, gang, duel, small town, warrior, reward, sidekick, lone wolves, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, arizona, mexico ...
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A Knight's Tale (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: William Thatcher, a peasant, is sent to apprentice with a Knight named Hector as a young boy. Urged by his father to "change his Stars", he assumes Sir Hector's place in a tournament when Hector dies in the middle of it. He wins. With ...
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: knight, tournament, jousting, rivalry, against the odds, duel, game, torture, church, impostor, swords and armor, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, dungeon, paris france, france ...
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A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, parody, farm, duel, small town, fall in love, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, notoriety, newcomer, drugs/alcohol, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: usa, arizona
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The Raven (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician who has been turned into a raven turns to a former sorcerer for help in this film loosely based on the Edgar Allen Poe poem.
Style: gothic, humorous, dark humor, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, parody, magician, raven, castle, duel, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, escapades, haunted by the past ...
Place: dungeon
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Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, magical, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, knight, dragon, witch, adventure, king, supernatural, royal family ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Bride unwaveringly continues on her roaring rampage of revenge against the band of assassins who had tried to kill her and her unborn child. She visits each of her former associates one-by-one, checking off the victims on her Death List Five ...
Style: dark humor, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, journey, master warrior, betrayal, katana, respect, pride and honor, warrior, mentor, death, duel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico, tokyo, japan
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Highlander (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: He fought his first battle on the Scottish Highlands in 1536. He will fight his greatest battle on the streets of New York City in 1986. His name is Connor MacLeod. He is immortal.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, suspense, exciting, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, immortality, good versus evil, mythology, master warrior, supernatural, lone wolves, duel, magic, supernatural ability, memory, mentor ...
Time: 16th century, 80s, 20th century, 1500s, 1940s
Place: scotland, new york, usa, europe, scottish highlands ...
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Rango (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: desert, sheriff, adventure, friendship, gunfight, robbery, identity crisis, cowboy, duel, heroic mission, mayor, chase ...
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas
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Fearless (2006)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Huo Yuan Jia became the most famous martial arts fighter in all of China at the turn of the 20th Century. Huo faced personal tragedy but ultimately fought his way out of darkness, defining the true spirit of martial arts and also inspiring his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, friendship, exile, patriotism, redemption, childhood, kung fu, warrior, responsibility, mentor, duel ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, turn of the century
Place: china, shanghai, asia, shanghai china, hong kong ...
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Duel (1971)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Travelling businessman, David Mann, angers the driver of a rusty tanker whilst crossing the Californian desert. A simple trip turns deadly as Mann struggles to stay on the road while the tanker plays cat and mouse with his life.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, tense, suspenseful, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, car chase, road rage, stalking, chase, psychopath, salesman, on the road, duel, truck driver, gas station, monologue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
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Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, sentimental, light ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, sent to the past, mad scientist, time machine, old west, inventor, small town, adventure, fish out of water, getting home, race against time ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1950s, year 1955, 20th century ...
Place: california
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The Wall (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.
Style: serious, tense, suspense, rough, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, american soldier, marines, iraq war, ambush, trapped, desert, murder, duel, friend, bad guy wins, rifle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iraq
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The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: harsh, suspense, intense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: battlefield, revenge, dark hero, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, outlaw, bounty hunter, deception ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1960s
Place: california, mine
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Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ten years after the Ceremonial Battle, a teenage boy named Yuuki Judai heads off in order to join the Duelist Yousei School located on a remote island off the coast of Japan. There he meets his fellow students and gains a few friends, along with ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: cards, duel, monster, young heroes, adventure, school, good versus evil, ancient, supernatural, friends, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: future
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Last Man Standing (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: John Smith is a mysterious stranger who is drawn into a vicious war between two Prohibition-era gangs. In a dangerous game, he switches allegiances from one to another, offering his services to the highest bidder. As the death toll mounts, Smith ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tommy gun, betrayal, small town, gangsters, mafia, prohibition, duel, rivalry, whiskey, gang war, gang, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa
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