Wrestler movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wrestler movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic and rough films and TV shows about / with wrestler, fight, violence, martial arts, wrestling, heroes, brutality, rivalry, blood and mixed martial arts plots mostly in Action, Drama and Sport genres shot in USA, Japan, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as wrestler: Dangal (2016), American Wrestler: The Wizard (2016), Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003), The Wrestler (2008), Badass Showdown (2013), WWE WrestleMania XXVII (2011), Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies (2014), Undisputed III: Redemption (2010), Mr. Nanny (1993), Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016).

List of wrestler movies

 8.4
 182K
Dangal (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: India, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Dangal is an extraordinary true story based on the life of Mahavir Singh and his two daughters, Geeta and Babita Phogat. The film traces the inspirational journey of a father who trains his daughters to become world class wrestlers.
Style: inspirational, intense, lyrical, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: female empowerment, wrestler, sport, parent child relationship, coach, small town, determination, training, autobiography, athlete, olympics, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: india, israel
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American Wrestler: The Wizard (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1980, a teenage boy escapes the unrest in Iran only to face more hostility in America, due to the hostage crisis. Determined to fit in, he joins the school's floundering wrestling team.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: wrestler, wrestling, hostility, teenage boy, uncle nephew relationship, training, high school, school bully, teenage life, sport, new student, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: iran, california
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Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, muay thai, wrestler, one man army, gangsters, master warrior, heroes, thief, theft, robbery, sadism, anger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, hong kong, tokyo
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 7.9
 302K
The Wrestler (2008)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Aging wrestler Randy "The Ram" Robinson is long past his prime but still ready and rarin' to go on the pro-wrestling circuit. After a particularly brutal beating, however, Randy hangs up his tights, pursues a serious relationship with ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Plot: wrestling, loneliness, life is a bitch, fame, self destructing, ambition, aging, stripper, wrestler, introspection, athlete's life, heart attack ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
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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: realistic, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, rough ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, martial arts, fight, wrestler, coach, gym, manager, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, heroes, gay subtext ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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WWE WrestleMania XXVII (2011)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The Rock returns home to be The World’s Most Electrifying Host of WrestleMania XXVII from Atlanta, GA. The Great One will lay the SmackDown on all of the pomp and festivities that makes WrestleMania the world’s greatest, annual pop culture ...
Plot: wrestler, wrestling, strongman, sports hero, fight, violence, brutality, heroes, combat, showdown, professional wrestling, winner ...
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Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Franchise Shane Douglas accidentally kills a wrestler in the ring. The wrestler's brother Angus seeks revenge by surrendering his soul to an ancient demon to gain the power to raise the undead. Angus then pays for a private show at an empty ...
Style: rough, humorous, suspense, semi serious, not serious
Plot: zombie, wrestler, rivalry, deal with the devil, vengeance, survival, confined, supernatural, deathtrap, graphic violence, prison, living dead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Undisputed III: 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, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison fight, prison, kickboxing, contests and competitions, prison life, confined, tournament, boxing, mixed martial arts, martial arts, convict, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 3.8
 9K
Mr. Nanny (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A former pro-wrestler is hired to be the bodyguard/nanny for a couple of bratty kids whose inventor father is being stalked by a rival.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: nanny, family relations, family, wrestler, mischievous children, parents and children, family life, kidnapping, disorder, crimes, young heroes, prodigy ...
Time: 90s
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Fist of the North Star: The Legend of Toki (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fourth part of the new Fist of the North Star movie pentalogy presenting the story from Toki's perspective, leading up to Toki's imprisonment in Cassandra and eventually his duel with Raoh.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating, splatter
Plot: martial arts, wrestler, one against many, friendship, fight, brother vs brother, good versus evil, battles, honor, warrior, disease, radiation ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: japan
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Fist of the North Star: The Legend of Yuria (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Second part of the new Fist of the North Star movie pentalogy presenting the story from Yuria's perspective, spanning from her childhood, including the day she first met Kenshiro.
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, touching, splatter
Plot: wrestler, nuclear holocaust, warrior, good versus evil, one against many, friendship, supernatural power, kidnapping, fight, honor, love, martial arts ...
Time: future, 2000s
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Fist of the North Star: Legend of Raoh - Chapter of Fierce Fight (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the Last Nanto General story arc from the manga, depicting the final battle between Kenshiro and Raoh that led to Kenshiro becoming the successor of Hokuto Shinken. Some events from the manga / anime have been excluded from the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, splatter
Plot: post apocalypse, martial arts, wrestler, nuclear holocaust, warrior, good versus evil, fight to the death, friendship, supernatural power, fight, battles, brother vs brother ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: japan
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 7.1
 152K
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.
Style: light, funny, psychotronic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: kids
Plot: talking animals, kung fu, fight scenes, dragon, fantasy world, anthropomorphism, good versus evil, animal protagonist, village, martial arts, tiger, wrestler ...
Time: 2010s, year 2016
Place: china, ancient china
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Fist of the North Star: Legend of Raoh - Chapter of Death in Love (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the Holy Emperor story arc, which primarily depicted the conflict between Kenshiro and Souther. New characters Reina, one of Raoh's army officers who falls in love with him, and her brother Soga, Raoh's advisor, play ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: post apocalypse, wrestler, nuclear holocaust, heroes, supernatural power, warrior, brother vs brother, superhuman powers, emperor, battles, friendship, fight ...
Time: future, 2000s
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Fist of the North Star: The Legend of Kenshiro (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film's story is a prequel to the Fist of the North Star depicting the one year interval between Kenshiro's defeat at the hands of Shin and their later battle. Unlike the others in the series this film has a completely original ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, suspenseful, splatter
Plot: martial arts, post apocalypse, wrestler, nuclear holocaust, warrior, good versus evil, heroes, brother vs brother, love, friendship, battles, fight to the death ...
Time: future, 2000s
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 6.9
 2K
The Hammer (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A coming of age drama following the life of Matt Hamill, the first deaf wrestler to win a National Collegiate Wrestling Championship.
Style: uplifting, captivating, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: underdog, deaf, mute or deaf, wrestling, sport, athlete's life, ambition, against the odds, human spirit, rivalry, hopes, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Zombie Beach Party (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Ulysses, a professional wrestler, is going to watch another fight in which a wrestler is up against a horde of zombies. One of the zombies kills a waitress and Ulysses and his friends decide to take matters into their own hands and track down the ...
Style: scary, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, parody ...
Plot: zombie, rivalry, supernatural, deadly creature, superhero, escapades, plague, wrestler, chaos, graphic violence, beach, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
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The Shawn Michaels Story: Heartbreak and Triumph (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: wrestling, wrestler, professional wrestling, fight, professional sports, sport, athlete's life, life, wrestling ring, show, world wrestling entertainment
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The Marine 4: Moving Target (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WWE Superstar Mike "The Miz" Mizanin returns as Jake Carter where he is assigned to protect a whistleblower who wishes to expose a corrupt military defence contractor. However, the military hires a heavily armed team of mercenaries to kill ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: faked death, marine, military, wrestler, one man army, fight, fistfight, mercenary, attack, martial arts, surveillance, police detective ...
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 7.0
 37K
The Protector (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA, Hong Kong, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Bangkok, the young Kham was raised by his father in the jungle with elephants as members of their family. When his old elephant and the baby Kern are stolen by criminals, Kham finds that the animals were sent to Sidney. He travels to Australia, ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: muay thai, martial arts, elephant, fistfight, chase, kickboxing, robbery, power struggle, heroes, kung fu, gangsters, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, asia, thailand, sydney australia, hong kong ...
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WWE WrestleMania XXIV (2008)
Genre: Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 280 min.
Story: WrestleMania XXIV was the twenty-fourth annual WrestleMania PPV. The event took place on March 30, 2008, at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando. The first main event was a Singles match from the SmackDown brand that featured The Undertaker challenging World ...
Plot: wrestling, wrestler, champion, boxer, playboy, interviewer, commentator, violence, host, cheating, title bout, newscaster ...
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 5.9
 5K
Rumble (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a world where monster wrestling is a global sport and monsters are superstar athletes, teenage Winnie seeks to follow in her father’s footsteps by coaching a loveable underdog monster into a champion.
Style: 3d animation, captivating, semi serious, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wrestling, giant monster, monster, wrestler, training, teenage girl, coach, champion, athlete and trainer, fight, escapades, contests and competitions ...
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American Brawler (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A martial arts instructor must enter the world of illegal pit fighting in order to save his family and his dojo.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: martial arts, crimes, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, dishonesty, corruption, gambling, fight, underground fighting, wrestler, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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 5.5
 33K
Fighting (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Small-town boy Shawn MacArthur has come to New York City with nothing. Barely earning a living selling counterfeit goods on the streets, his luck changes when scam artist Harvey Boarden sees that he has a natural talent for streetfighting. When ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: street fighter, boxing, streetfighting, kickboxing, fight, athlete and trainer, rivalry, kickboxer, urban ghetto, martial artist, battles, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, alabama, manhattan new york city ...
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Duel of Legends (2023)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Story: Duel of Legends is directed by Hector Echavarria and is about a Chinese boy who is left to survive by himself because his parents were murdered by rebels. The boy is raised by a Temple Monk who teaches the boy the secrets of the Martial arts. When ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: karate, martial arts, fight, martial arts tournament, master warrior, wrestler, showdown, fistfight, violence, tough guy, heroes, warrior ...
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Walk Like a Panther (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A group of 1980s wrestlers are forced to don the lycra once last time when their beloved local pub is threatened with closure.
Style: captivating, funny, entertaining, light
Plot: wrestler, wrestling, pub, protection, fighting the system, father son relationship, british, training
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The Ultimate Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An annual contest brings together the fiercest fighters on a remote island to earn the title of the Ultimate Champion. Two fighters must join forces to win the tournament and escape with their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, cult film
Plot: tough guy, heroes, warrior, wrestler, kickboxing, martial arts tournament, competition, abduction, betrayal, male female relationship, martial arts, underground tournament ...
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 7.1
 45K
Sultan (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biographical drama based on the life of fictional Haryana based wrestler & mixed martial arts specialist Sultan Ali Khan.
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, inspirational, uplifting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wrestling, sport, wrestler, fistfight, mixed martial arts, male objectification, follow your dream, contests and competitions, ambition, training, rivalry, fight ...
Time: contemporary
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The Calamari Wrestler (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This wild comedy pokes fun at the world of pro-wrestling by placing its accomplished wrestler protagonist Koji Taguchi against a giant squid known as the Calamari Wrestler. The Calimari Wrestler not only proves to be Koji's most difficult ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, offbeat
Plot: wrestling, human becoming an animal, ambition, athlete's life, impossible love, tentacle, rivalry, contests and competitions, opposites attract, love and romance, wrestler, professional wrestling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, pakistan, asia, tokyo
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 4.3
 1K
Pit Fighter (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Severino has no memory, all he knows is the brutal sport of Pit Fighting. When his past catches him up, he realizes he is not who he thought he was. For some men must fight for redemption.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, kickboxer, haunted by the past, tough heroes, rivalry, vengeance, memory loss, wrestler, murder, heroes, martial arts tournament, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
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