Mixed martial arts movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mixed martial arts movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with martial arts, mixed martial arts, rivalry, fight, violence, hand to hand combat, fistfight, heroes, brawl and tough guy plots mostly in Action, Sport and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mixed martial arts: Warrior (2011), Kingdom (2014), Here Comes the Boom (2012), Bloodsport (1988), Tapped Out (2014), Never Back Down: No Surrender (2016), The Quest (1996), Kunlun Fight (2014), Street Fighter (1994), Hard Target 2 (2016).

List of mixed martial arts movies

 8.2
 434K
Warrior (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: serious, emotional, tense, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, fist fighting, warrior, sport, boxing, teacher, training, fight scenes, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia, iraq, el paso texas ...
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 8.5
 15K
Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A raw family drama set against the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in Venice, California. Alvey Kulina owns Navy St. MMA with the help of his girlfriend Lisa Prince. He is willing to go through extraordinary means to make sure his fighters are ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, athlete's life, family problems, competition, gym, sibling relationship, rivalry, drugs/alcohol, parents and children, ambition, contests and competitions, training ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california, venice california
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Here Comes the Boom (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school biology teacher moonlights as a mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to save the school's music program.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, inspirational, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, underdog, contests and competitions, teacher, high school teacher, martial arts, prize money, against the odds, lifestyle change, fight, sport, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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 6.8
 77K
Bloodsport (1988)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Frank Dux has entered the "kumite", an illegal underground martial-arts competition where serious injury and even death are not unknown. Chong Li, a particularly ruthless and vicious fighter is the favorite, but then again Dux has not ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, rivalry, master warrior, underdog, heroes, sport, revenge, opponent, contests and competitions, ambition, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
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 5.3
 2K
Tapped Out (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disgruntled teenager, sent to do community service at a rundown Karate school, enters an MMA tournament to face the man who killed his parents.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, athlete and trainer, ambition, contests and competitions, vengeance, rivalry, youth, young heroes, sport, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Never Back Down: No Surrender (2016)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Picking up after the events of Never Back Down 2, former MMA champion Case Walker is on the comeback trail to become champion once again.
Style: inspirational, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, martial arts, martial arts training, hand to hand combat, fight, martial artist, tournament, fighting movie, violence, kickboxer, kickboxing, master warrior ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.6
 24K
The Quest (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ghang-gheng, the ancient winner-take-all competition in which the deadliest fighters from around the world employ the most spectacular feats of martial arts skills ever displayed in order to win the prized Golden Dragon. But fighting prowess alone ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, martial arts, mixed martial arts, contests and competitions, island, ambition, escapades, rivalry, against the odds, fight scenes, heroes, mentor ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: himalaya, tibet, thailand, asia, new york
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Kunlun Fight (2014)
Genre: Sport
Country: China
TV show
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
Style: inspirational, captivating, uplifting, breathtaking
Plot: mixed martial arts, kickboxing, fight, professional sports, martial arts, competition, tournament, boxing, hand to hand combat, champion, world champion, judge ...
Place: china, asia
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 4.0
 66K
Street Fighter (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, battles, hostage, mixed martial arts, dictator, adventure, hostages, danger, master warrior, heroic mission, rescue mission, battle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: asia
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Hard Target 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: brutal, suspense, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, jungle, jungle warfare, kickboxer, retired, human prey, warrior, hunting, mercilessness, martial arts, tough guy, hunter ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand, las vegas, burma
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Badass Showdown (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Uber MMA fighter manager Ivy Reed (B-movie action star of the '80s and '90s Cynthia Rothrock) is unique as a woman in a male-dominated field, using a special formula to find her champion fighters. Though her trainer Jimmy doesn't see ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: martial arts, wrestler, fight, mixed martial arts, coach, manager, gym, athlete's life, ambition, rivalry, heroes, promoter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Bloodsport III (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bloodsport III brings us back to the world of Alex Cardo. This time he must battle in a fight to end all fights - The Kumite, the most vicious warrior alive - Beast. He must not only battle for his own honor, but also avenge the death of Sun, his ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, tournament, mixed martial arts, vengeance, rivalry, ambition, hand to hand combat, kickboxing, fistfight, kung fu, showdown ...
Time: 90s
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 4.8
 3K
Bloodsport 2 (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After thief Alex Cardo gets caught while stealing an ancient katana in East Asia, he soon finds himself imprisoned and beaten up by the crowd there. One of the guards, Demon, feels upset by Alex appearance and tortures him as often as he gets the ...
Style: realistic, serious, intense, suspense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, prison life, rivalry, contests and competitions, mixed martial arts, heroes, prison brawl, ambition, tough heroes, prison violence, showdown ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong
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Circle of Pain (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following a fighting accident, Dalton Hunt retired from the world of MMA at the top. Unable to outrun his guilt, he lost his family, his title, and his way. But when a crooked promoter lures him back into a fight against the current undefeated ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, friendship, forced into action, rivalry, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, athlete and trainer, martial arts, cage fighting, sport, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 4.0
 824
Unrivaled (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: On these streets everyone is fighting for a way out, but after a lifetime of hard knocks, a down-on-his-luck cage fighter gets the opportunity of a lifetime when he is chosen to compete against the MMA world champion during a massive competition. ...
Style: rough, serious, uplifting, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cage fighting, mixed martial arts, rivalry, ambition, lifestyle, underdog, athlete's life, contests and competitions, heroes, sport, tough heroes, vagina spreading ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Philly Kid (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former NCAA champion wrestler is paroled after 10 years in prison. Now, to save a friend's life, in a series of cage fights he must agree to do the impossible - lose.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, fight, prisoner, prison, murder, manslaughter, martial arts, sport, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
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 6.9
 19K
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: serious, stylized, bleak, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: monk, shaolin, martial artist, martial arts, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu, monastery, state affairs, refugee, dictatorship, conquering, duel ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: china, asia
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Once Upon a Time in High School: The Spirit of Jeet Kune Do (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A model student transfers to the notorious Jungmoon High School known for its severe corporal punishment by teachers and power struggles between school gangs.
Style: touching, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, bruce lee, mixed martial arts, martial artist, rivalry, teenage life, troublemaker, unfulfilled love, high school, high school life, love triangle, youth ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: korea, asia, seoul
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Amsterdam Heavy (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: CIA Agent Martin Keele (Michael Madsen - Reservoir Dogs Kill Bill) sets the wheels spinning in this gritty urban action thriller, as mysterious gangster J.D. goes on the rampage in Amsterdam, stopping at nothing to uncover those who have betrayed him
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, race against time, vengeance, betrayal, track down, law enforcement, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, mixed martial arts, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, holland, europe
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Undisputed 3: Redemption (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Russian inmate Boyka, now severely hobbled by the knee injury suffered at the end of Undisputed 2. No longer the feared prison fighter he was, he has declined so far that he is now good only for cleaning toilets. But when a new prison fight ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison fight, fist fighting, prison life, prison, confined, contests and competitions, tournament, boxing, martial arts, convict, showdown, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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WWE Vengeance 2006 (2006)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Vengeance (2006) was a PPV which took place on June 25, 2006 at the Charlotte Bobcats Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was the sixth annual Vengeance event. The event starred wrestlers from the Raw brand. The card featured two main events ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Plot: wrestling, sports hero, showdown, tough guy, warrior, mixed martial arts, strongman, wrestler hero, world wrestling entertainment, mentor, masked wrestler, world wrestling federation ...
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WWE Royal Rumble 2011 (2011)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Story: Royal Rumble (2011) was the twenty-fourth annual Royal Rumble PPV. It took place on January 30, 2011 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. As has been customary since 1993, the Royal Rumble match winner received a match at that year's ...
Plot: wrestling, tough guy, sports hero, warrior, martial arts, fistfight, mixed martial arts, play fight, strongman, wrestler, muscleman, brawl ...
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WWE WrestleMania XX (2004)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 275 min.
Story: WrestleMania XX was the twentieth annual WrestleMania . It took place on March 14, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York. The main match for the Raw brand was a Triple Threat match for the World Heavyweight Championship between champion Triple ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, suspense, humorous
Plot: wrestling, mixed martial arts, world wrestling entertainment, showdown, legend, tournament, betrayal, martial arts, african american, tough guy, tough girl, champion ...
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WWE Judgment Day 2002 (2002)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Judgment Day (2002) was the fourth annual Judgment Day PPV. It was presented by 1-800-CALL-ATT, and took place on May 19, 2002, at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. It featured talent from the Raw and SmackDown! brands. The main match ...
Style: realistic, exciting, captivating, serious
Plot: wrestling, sports hero, showdown, fight, tournament, tough guy, mixed martial arts, tough girl, strongman, world wrestling entertainment, martial arts, wrestling ring ...
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The Bourne Legacy (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: New CIA operative, Aaron Cross experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by the previous actions of Jason Bourne.
Style: exciting, serious, visually appealing, suspense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, chase, spy, on the run, off the grid, government conspiracy, secret agents, assassin, undercover, manhunt, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maryland, manila philippines, the philippines, virginia, seoul ...
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Guilty as Charged (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: US Army Investigator John Murphy (now a Lieutenant, although he was a Major in the previous Base movie) has been sent to look into a series of suspicious deaths that have been going on under the watch of Colonel Strauss. After going undercover and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, military base, soldier, military life, terrorism, rivalry, undercover, gang, secret agents, missing person, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
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The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mischievous children, secret agents, nanny, martial arts, family relations, undercover, single parent, children, child spy, family, disorder, when the parents are away ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hong kong
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 6.3
 68K
Ninja Assassin (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ninja Assassin follows Raizo, one of the deadliest assassins in the world. Taken from the streets as a child, he was transformed into a trained killer by the Ozunu Clan, a secret society whose very existence is considered a myth. But haunted by the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, one man army, martial arts, assassination, violence spree, vengeance, assassin, ninja master, ninjitsu, haunted by the past, punishment, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: china, asia, osaka japan, berlin germany, japan
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The Circuit 2: The Final Punch (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prisoners are dying at the Ogden Correctional Institution, a prison where a corrupt Warden has taken justice and business into his own hands. In the bowels of this prison, an underground fighting society has been formed. The Circuit is flourishing ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison, criminal's revenge, vigilantism, vengeance, prison life, college, deadly, danger, one man army, heroes, confined ...
Time: contemporary
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District 13: Ultimatum (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, fighting the system, gang war, fight, corruption, prison, hand to hand combat, drug dealing, violence, gang, gunfight ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, hong kong
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