Dojo movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dojo movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, realistic, serious, humorous, surprise ending and stylized films and TV shows about / with dojo, martial arts, karate, fight, fistfight, violence, brawl, hand to hand combat, kung fu and rivalry plots mostly in Action, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, Hong Kong and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dojo: Cobra Kai (2018), Black Belt (2007), Pocket Ninjas (1997), A Dangerous Place (1994), Drunken Master (1978), Balance of Power (1996), Kickin' It (2011), American Kickboxer (1991), Permanent (2017), SuperFly (2018).

List of dojo movies

 8.8
 35K
Cobra Kai (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: This Karate Kid sequel series picks up 30 years after the events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament and finds Johnny Lawrence on the hunt for redemption by reopening the infamous Cobra Kai karate dojo. This reignites his old rivalry with the ...
Style: motivational, exciting, light, semi serious
Plot: karate, martial arts, rivalry, master apprentice relationship, martial artist, starting over, dojo, punch, based on movie, father figure
Place: california
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 7.1
 1K
Black Belt (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in 1932, amid the rise of militarism after the establishment of the Manchukuo colony in Northeast China, the story centers on a trio of karateka. Studying under their aging master in a small dojo in the woods of central Kyushu, Choei, Taikan and ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, karate kick, karate, dojo, soldier, military, uninhibited rivalry, hopes, society, against the odds, vengeance, tough heroes ...
Time: 30s
Place: asia, japan
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Pocket Ninjas (1997)
Genre: Action, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Somewhere in New Jersey, a group masked rollerblading children "save the universe" by training to fight the evil Cobra Khan through a series of action-packed montages. Along the way they hypothesize some slapstick hijinks in a balloon ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: martial arts, virtual reality, karate, mask, dojo, teenage life, family life, heroes, family relations, battles, gang, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey
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A Dangerous Place (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Ethan's older brother Greg is found dead, the police rule the case a suicide, but Ethan suspects foul play stemming from Greg's recent involvement with a martial arts team called the Scorpions. Ethan is also accomplished at martial ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gang, high school, youth, karate, dojo, domestic disturbance, life is a bitch, assassination, danger, urban ghetto, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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 7.6
 32K
Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, drinking, fighting style, battle, discipline, troublemaker, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
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Balance of Power (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A martial arts expert who runs a dojo for under-privileged kids from a dilapidated warehouse is shaken down by gangsters demanding protection money. Then when one of his students is gunned down in the street by the gang, he swears revenge. Meanwhile ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, dojo, hardcase students, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, teachers and students, contests and competitions, tough heroes, urban ghetto, power relations, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
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 6.2
 4K
Kickin' It (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Kickin' It is an American martial arts inspired comedy television series, which debuted on June 13, 2011 on Disney XD. Created and executive produced by Jim O'Doherty, the series is rated TV-Y7 and follows the karate instructor at an ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, karate, underdog, contests and competitions, social relations, self discovery, youth, best friends, buddies, teenage life, disorder, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxing, vengeance, ambition, rivalry, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, master warrior, journalism, competition, egotism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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 5.5
 2K
Permanent (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This comedy, set in 1983 in small town Virginia, centers around a 13 year old and her family. The story of a hairstyle gone incredibly wrong and a young girl's plight to fit in while encountering bullies at a new school.
Plot: bullying, hair, family, teenager, parent child relationship, haircut, school, therapist, somersault, whale, piggy bank, ice cream ...
Time: year 1982
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 5.1
 5K
SuperFly (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: money, arrest, gambling, nightclub, sex, corruption, police car, driving, police, drugs, cocaine, drinking ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, texas, hong kong, mexico, montenegro
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This film is a glimpse into the life, love and the unconquerable spirit of the legendary Bruce Lee. From a childhod of rigorous martial arts training, Lee realizes his dream of opening his own kung-fu school in America. Before long, he is discovered ...
Style: touching, captivating, uplifting, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, filmmaking, american dream, training, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, actor's life, against the odds, lifestyle, society, hopes, master warrior ...
Time: 50s, 70s, 40s, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: hong kong, california, los angeles, asia, usa ...
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Take the Hit, Kid! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Story: A funny story about the adventures of two tween sisters - TV star and boxing champion.
Style: entertaining, funny, light, humorous
Plot: twin sisters, boxing match, female boxer, love, friendship, athlete's life, university student, boxing gloves, dojo, boxing ring
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Blade of the Immortal (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan, UK, South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her ...
Plot: katana, samurai, rape, girl, candle, revenge, massacre, breakfast, hat, long hair, cane, barricade ...
Place: japan
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 5.3
 407
Karate Girl (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Okinawa, Ayaka Kurenai was born in the world’s greatest legendary Karate family. When she was a child, her family was attacked by a mysterious gang that seeks legendary black belt. Her father Soujiro Kurenai was killed and her younger sister ...
Plot: karate, kidnapping, sibling relationship, name tag, girl wearing a miniskirt, assumed dead, suit and tie, angry man, japanese girl, kidnap, sliding door, warrior ...
Place: japan
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 7.2
 156K
The Karate Kid (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Hassled by the school bullies, Daniel LaRusso has his share of adolescent woes. Luckily, his apartment building houses a resident martial arts master: Kesuke Miyagi, who agrees to train Daniel ... and ends up teaching him much more than ...
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, coming of age, underdog, teaching the ways of the world, human spirit, friendship, karate, teenage life, rivalry, halloween, motorcycle, cheerleader ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
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The Empty Hands (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Half-Chinese and half-Japanese Mari Hirakawa is the daughter of a Karate coach. Since her childhood, she was forced under her father's training, and has resented Karate for as long as she can remember--her only wish is to sell the dojo after ...
Plot: karate, martial arts, winner, match, success, deaf, daughter, exercise, student, fight, children, death ...
Place: hong kong
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One More Round (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Basically the Christian version of Rocky
Style: christian film
Plot: money problems, ex boxer, salesman, boxing match, dojo, boxing gym, boxer, bible, boxing, restraining order, christian, fired from the job ...
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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: serious, exciting, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, karate, rivalry, martial arts, training, russian, contests and competitions, human spirit, teenage life, power relations, vengeance, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, seattle, usa, seattle washington
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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, acupuncture, dojo, cook, chinese restaurant, martial arts, racial slur ...
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Kung Fu from Beyond the Grave (1982)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the 7th month of the lunar calendar, all ghosts and spirits are active and get to walk the earth for the month so that they can find a way to reincarnate. During one of these nights, a young kid named Chun Sing (Billy Chong), is visited by his ...
Plot: zombie, spear, fistfight, dojo, dracula, martial arts, fictional war, warrior, villain, black magic, brawl, stick fight ...
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The Brutal Insanity of Love (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The third entry in the unrelated series which began with Shiryo No Wana (1988), Toshiharu Ikeda's bloody horror film deals with a policewoman (Megumi Yokoyama) investigating the apparent suicide of a college coed. The prime suspects include the ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: human sacrifice, husband wife estrangement, police investigation, frozen body, axe in the head, policewoman, murder of a nude woman, serial killer, umbrella, cigarette smoking, self mutilation, infidelity ...
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Fist of Unicorn (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unicorn travels to a village troubled by gangsters in search of revenge for the murder of his parents years before. The task is made more complicated when he befriends a middle-aged woman and her son who begin to admire and depend on him.
Plot: martial arts, violence, beefcake martial arts, dojo, martial artist, training, brawl, chinese man, punched in the stomach, beaten to death, punched in the face, kung fu ...
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 3.9
 627
The Doll Squad (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Squad of beautiful government agents tries to catch saboteurs.
Plot: spy, world domination, karate, woman shot, long hair, hypnosis, computer, kidnapping, stabbed in the eye, exploding airplane, judo, exploding car ...
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Bruce Lee Fights Back from the Grave (1976)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A lightning bolt strikes the grave of Bruce Lee. However, that is as much as Bruce Lee has to do with it. Then a kung fu instructor starts a quest to avenge a friend's death, and on the way has a romance with a girl with similar problems. He ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, fistfight, duel, attempted rape, torch, kung fu, sword fight, rescue, damsel in distress, cowboy hat, beaten to death, fight ...
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 4.6
 592
Shaolin Girl (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sport
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A Shaolin-trainer young woman returns to Japan to resuscitate her grandfather's defunct martial arts school.
Plot: martial arts, lacrosse, sport, soup, falling into water, kicking, egg, archery, archer, fencing, female athlete, boxing ...
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Karate Bear Fighter (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Masutatsu Oyama is recruited by his former Army friend to work for a crew of gangsters, but when they kill both his girlfriend and his best friend, Oyama flees away to a small town where he both learns lessons in martial arts philosophy from a ...
Plot: martial arts, karate, roundhouse kick, karate kick, beating, rifle, blood splatter, revolver, gore, beaten to death, karate chop, dojo ...
Time: 1950s
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Karate for Life (1977)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The last of the Masutatsu Oyama trilogy. Oyama takes a job as a professional wrestler in Okinawa, but when he discovers that he is expected to take a dive, he quits in disgust. However, when a friend finds herself in desperate need of medical ...
Plot: karate, martial arts, blood, legendary hero, historic figure, hand to hand combat, warrior, tough guy, brawl, one man army, ambush, one against many ...
Place: japan
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 7.0
 3K
Wing Chun (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, wooing, wiretap, heroes, village, mistaken identity, love triangle, rivalry, adventure, crimes, village life ...
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The Foot Fist Way (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An inept taekwondo instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow taekwondo enthusiast Chuck "The Truck" Williams.
Style: humorous, biting, realistic, dark humor, tragicomedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, small town, obsession, thirtysomething life, instructor, breaking point, weakness, couples, buddies, disorder, ambition, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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 7.3
 15K
House (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A girl invites her six friends to spend summer vacation with her at her aunt’s house in the countryside. However, the girls don’t know the aunt’s secret......
Style: surreal, offbeat, stylized, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, teenage girl, house, death, cat, deadly, youth, best friends, daydreamer, teenage life, supernatural ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
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