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, suspenseful, rough and entertaining films and TV shows about / with mixed martial arts, martial arts, violence, rivalry, hand to hand combat, tough guy, fight, fistfight, chase and vengeance plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mixed martial arts: Warrior (2011), Bloodsport (1988), Kingdom (2014), Never Back Down: No Surrender (2016), The Transporter (2002), The Quest (1996), London Has Fallen (2016), Tomb Raider (2018), Here Comes the Boom (2012), WWE Raw (1993).

List of mixed martial arts movies

 8.2
 400K
Warrior (2011)
Genre: 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: tense, emotional, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, fist fighting, teacher, mixed martial arts, training, martial arts, warrior, sport, contests and competitions, coach, exercise, against the odds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa, iraq, atlantic city new jersey
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 6.8
 67K
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, rivalry, sport, mixed martial arts, underdog, master warrior, contests and competitions, escapades, opponent, heroes, ambition, buddies ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
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 8.4
 9K
Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: athlete's life, mixed martial arts, family problems, gym, sibling relationship, competition, contests and competitions, parents and children, drugs/alcohol, ambition, rivalry, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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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, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: martial arts, sport, mixed martial arts, fight, hand to hand combat, kung fu, martial arts training, fight scenes, violence, tournament, martial artist, master warrior ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.8
 267K
The Transporter (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Former Special Forces officer, Frank Martin will deliver anything to anyone for the right price, and his no-questions-asked policy puts him in high demand. But when he realizes his latest cargo is alive, it sets in motion a dangerous chain of ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, one man army, chases and races, lone hero, chase, danger, smuggling, delivery, tough heroes, fist fighting, escapades, ex military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe, french riviera, riviera, saint tropez ...
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 5.6
 22K
The Quest (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: realistic, serious, stylized, exciting, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, contests and competitions, island, adventure, ambition, against the odds, rivalry, escapades, one man army, mixed martial arts, fight scenes, mentor ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: himalaya, tibet, thailand, new york, asia
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London Has Fallen (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist attack, danger, assassination, secret service, save the day, heroes, president, surveillance, conspiracy, hostage, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, nevada, big ben london, pakistan ...
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 6.3
 165K
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: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: female protagonist, female fighter, chase, inheritance, island, peril, survival, jungle, rescue, father daughter relationship, courage, gunfight ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, mine
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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, inspirational, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, underdog, high school teacher, prize money, lifestyle change, against the odds, martial arts, ambition, wrestling, championship, character change, dedicated educator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: mafia, hitman, lone wolves, racial slur, code, loner, african american, friendship, loneliness, wisdom of life, organized crime, hip hop ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, japan, new jersey
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 7.9
 7K
WWE Raw (1993)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: WWE Raw is a professional wrestling television program that currently airs live on Monday evenings on the USA Network in the United States. The show debuted on January 11, 1993. WWE Raw moved from the USA Network to TNN in September, 2000 and then ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wrestling, wrestling ring, sport, ambition, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, fight for supremacy, fight, world wrestling entertainment, competition, tournament ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Santo in the Hotel of Death (1963)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Los turistas que visitan las pirámides de México, y se alojen en un hotel cercano, están alarmados por la primera de una serie de asesinatos. El cuerpo de un turista colombiano de flota más allá de un par disfrutar del aire de la noche. La ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, wrestling, professor, murder, investigation, gold
Place: mexico
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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword ...
Style: stylized, epic, suspense, intense, surprise ending ...
Plot: knight, king arthur, warrior, prophecy, courage, chosen one, danger, rescue, haunted by the past, one against many, king, mentor ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, dungeon
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 5.6
 26K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, exciting ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, robbery, police corruption, undercover cop, rescue, race against time, police detective, brutality, father son relationship, mercilessness, criminal ...
Place: las vegas
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 6.6
 191K
Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: rogue agent, cia, chase, martial arts, amnesia, espionage, surveillance, cia agent, betrayal, survival, danger, investigation ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, greece, usa, berlin germany, athens greece ...
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Soldiers of Fortune (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wealthy thrill-seekers pay huge premiums to have themselves inserted into military adventures, only this time things don't go exactly to plan.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, race against time, soldier, danger, battles, on the run, tough heroes, battle, rescue mission, hand to hand combat, tough guy, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ukraine, montana
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 3.9
 1K
The Minion (1998)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: New York, Christmas Eve, 1999 - at the dawn of the new millennium - a subway construction crew unearths an eight hundred year old Celtic skeleton and a mysterious key. Archeologist Karen Goodleaf is called in to determine the meaning of the ...
Style: exciting, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, tough guy, master warrior, rivalry, heroes, danger, battles, escapades, curses spells and rituals, one against many ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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 5.8
 4K
Men of War (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nick Gunar is a burnt-out, jaded and hard-up former mercenary who is having a difficult time adjusting to civilian life. At the end of his rope, he is hired by the Nitro Mine Corporation to strong-arm the natives of a South China Sea island into ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, island, jungle, betrayal, heroic mission, lone wolves, rescue, heroes, battles, vengeance, one man army, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia
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Crossing the Line (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An unemployed Scottish miner (Liam Neeson) is forced into bare-knuckle boxing to make ends meet.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: contests and competitions, life is a bitch, athlete's life, down on your luck, lifestyle, working class, rivalry, unemployment, gambling, mixed martial arts, illegal fistfight, boxer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, england
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Blade: The Series (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The brutal hunt for the pure bloods continues as the ultimate vampire hunter, Blade, battles to defeat the House of Chthon, an ancient evil sect of vampires that is growing stronger everyday. Led by the vampire overlord Marcus, their objective is to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, superhero, good versus evil, vengeance, chase, supernatural, supernatural ability, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, immortality, undercover, violence ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
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Never Surrender (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the cage to the big screen, the world's greatest Mixed Martial Arts Champions come together for the first time in a major motion picture. When an MMA world champion is lured into the illegal world of underground cage fighting by an elusive ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, athlete's life, contests and competitions, sport, heroes, tough heroes, danger, cage fighting, underground fighting, mixed martial arts, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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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: suspenseful, inspirational, road movie, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, martial arts tournament, vengeance, fight scenes, martial arts training, mixed martial arts, mentor, muscleman, revenge, brother brother relationship, hand to hand combat, fistfight ...
Time: contemporary
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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, cage fighting, athlete, tournament, boxing, judge, martial arts, hand to hand combat, professional sports, ring, competition ...
Place: china, asia
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 5.4
 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, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, contests and competitions, young heroes, athlete and trainer, ambition, martial arts, power relations, loss of partner, rivalry, youth, vengeance, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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The One-Armed Boxer (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tien Lung, the best fighter at the Ching Te martial arts school, gets into a fight with the Hook Gang, part of a local opium-dealing and prostitution ring run by a man named Chao, and easily defeats them. The beaten Hook gang members return to Chao, ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, martial arts school, tournament, karate, tai chi, republican era china, kung fu, martial arts training, yoga, one armed man, taekwondo, supernatural ability ...
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UFC 1: The Beginning (1993)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: UFC 1 used an eight-man tournament format, with the winner receiving $50,000. The tournament featured fights with no weight classes or judges. The two rules, no biting or eye gouging, were to be enforced only by a $1,500 fine. The match only ended ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, sport, kicked in the face, tough guy, interview, blood, doctor, kicked in the head, boxer, tournament, karate, kickboxing ...
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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: surprise ending
Plot: jungle, mixed martial arts, retired, human prey, impalement, knocked out, wet t shirt, muscleman, waterfall, campfire, neck breaking, martial arts ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand
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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: bleak, semi serious, realistic, rough
Plot: martial arts, fight, manager, exercise, shower, hand to hand combat, mixed martial arts, gym, athlete's life, gays and lesbians, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.7
 2K
The Outsider (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Revolves around a British military contractor Lex Walker who is told his daughter has died. When he arrives in Los Angeles and discovers the body is not hers, he begins an investigation.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, investigation, missing person, martial arts, iraq veteran, mercenary, kidnapping, parents and children, family relations, vigilantism, parent child relationship, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 7.2
 2K
Unbeatable (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Fai, once a world champion in boxing, escapes to Macau from the loan sharks and unexpectedly encounters Qi, a young chap who is determined to win a boxing match. Fai becomes Qi's mentor and rediscovers his passion to fight not only in the ring ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, ambition, boxing, rivalry, off the grid, opponent, contests and competitions, training, child knocked unconscious, loan shark, fighting movie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia
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