Female warrior movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant female warrior movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, surprise ending, visually appealing, entertaining and stylized films and TV shows about / with female warrior, violence, martial arts, danger, betrayal, fight, revenge, female protagonist, tough girl and sword plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female warrior: Mulan (1998), Empress Ki (2013), Wonder Woman (2017), Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009), Alita: Battle Angel (2019), Xena: Warrior Princess (1995), Captain Marvel (2019), Mortal Engines (2018), Amazons and Gladiators (2001), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003).

List of female warrior movies

 7.6
 258K
Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: feel good, touching, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female protagonist, female warrior, princess, adventure, dragon, cross dressing, friendship, good versus evil, human spirit, woman dressed as man, hidden identity, escapades ...
Time: ancient history, 5th century
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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 8.5
 2K
Empress Ki (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The story of the woman that would become Empress Ki, and her struggles as she worked her way through war, political conspiracies, and the imperial palace to become Empress of China. This Korean Drama re-imagines the historical figure as a fierce, ...
Style: romantic, suspenseful, harsh, multicultural, semi serious
Plot: female warrior, love, empress, crown prince, love triangle, palace intrigue, betrayal, battles, throne, culture clash, historical figure, female protagonist ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea, china
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 7.4
 572K
Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, twists and turns, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: superheroine, female warrior, chosen one, strong female lead, adventure, greek mythology, superhero, justice, princess, good versus evil, immortality, fight scenes ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: tower bridge london, london, big ben london, belgium, paris france ...
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Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When barbarian hordes threaten her homeland, the brave and cunning Mulan disguises herself as a male soldier to swell the ranks in her aging father's stead. The warrior's remarkable courage drives her through powerful battle scenes and ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, epic, realistic
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, tough girl, military life, female fighter, heroic mission, military, adventure, escapades, gender, soldier, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set several centuries in the future, the abandoned Alita is found in the scrapyard of Iron City by Ido, a compassionate cyber-doctor who takes the unconscious cyborg Alita to his clinic. When Alita awakens, she has no memory of who she is, nor does ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, female warrior, female protagonist, distopia, nanotechnology, woman fights a man, martial arts, bounty hunter, danger, tough girl, amnesia ...
Time: near future, future
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Xena: Warrior Princess is an American–New Zealand supernatural fantasy adventure series that aired in syndication from September 4, 1995 until June 18, 2001. The series was created in 1995 by writer-director-producer Robert Tapert under his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, saga, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female warrior, mythology, adventure, friendship, sword fight, greek mythology, good versus evil, ancient, legends and myths, tough girl, feminism, lesbian ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece, macedonia, china ...
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She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In this reboot of the '80s series, a magic sword transforms an orphan girl into warrior She-Ra, who unites a rebellion to fight against evil.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Plot: female warrior, princess, rebellion, adventure, good versus evil, planet, best friend, revolution, betrayal, female friendship, imaginary kingdom, fantasy world ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.9
 449K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: exciting, comic, psychotronic, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: female warrior, superhero, superheroine, space wars, alien civilization, female protagonist, super strength, super powers, good versus evil, supernatural power, superhuman powers, outer space ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1989, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: louisiana, los angeles
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Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord.
Style: exciting, psychotronic, humorous, entertaining, tense ...
Plot: female warrior, superhero team, female protagonist, tough girl, superheroine, superhero, super villain, gang, supernatural power, violence, female assassin, stylized violence ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: new jersey
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 6.1
 111K
Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, resistance, female warrior, survival, post apocalyptic, female fighter, good versus evil, dark fantasy, tough girl, chase, power ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe, big ben london, asia
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Amazons and Gladiators (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During the Roman Empire, General Crassius ruled a small province with an Iron fist. Serena, a young girl in a village, watches Crassius kill her parents. Crassius and Serena's destiny would lead them to the Gladiator ring; the Amazons Warrior ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, sword fight, roman empire, amazon, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, vengeance, heroes, gladiator, girl power, feminism ...
Time: ancient history
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Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
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, exciting, tense, non-linear, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, one man army, mentor, tough girl, female warrior, dark hero, organized crime, revenge, hate, warrior, master warrior, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, asia, tokyo, japan, pasadena california
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The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yuki is the last surviving royal of the House of Takemikazuchi or Takemikazuchi no Hime (たけみかずち の ひめ), who live in a futuristic post-apocalyptic isolationist world where they use their skills as former Mikado guards to become ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, crimes, deadly, danger, escapades, love affair ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
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 7.3
 16K
Wonder Woman (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: On the mystical island of Themyscira, a proud and fierce warrior race of Amazons have raised a daughter of untold beauty, grace and strength: Princess Diana. When an Army fighter pilot, Steve Trevor, crash-lands on the island, the rebellious and ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, comic, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: female warrior, superhero, adventure, ancient mystery, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, vengeance, super strength, pilot, princess, rivalry ...
Place: new york, washington d.c., san francisco
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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, non-linear, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, female assassin, female warrior, master warrior, death, mentor, journey, betrayal, rivalry, respect, pride and honor, sword fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: el paso texas, mexico, tokyo, japan
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 6.8
 191K
Hanna (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, secret agents, female assassin, strong female lead, undercover, female warrior, cia, hitman, teenage girl, female killer, vengeance, spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, morocco, berlin germany, europe, africa ...
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Underworld: Evolution (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the war between the vampires and the Lycans rages on, Selene, a former member of the Death Dealers (an elite vampire special forces unit that hunts werewolves), and Michael, the werewolf hybrid, work together in an effort to unlock the secrets of ...
Style: stylized, serious, scary, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, vampire human love, female warrior, immortality, female vampire, vampire vs vampire, rivalry, imaginary, transformation, heroine in tight suit, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century, 1700s, 2000s
Place: budapest
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Warrior Queen (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Celtic queen who shook the Roman Empire. Boudica is one of history’s first and fiercest women warriors. Sickened by ceaseless war, the king of the Iceni accepts a treaty with the Romans in exchange for his tribe’s continued independence. But ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, epic, rough ...
Plot: roman empire, female warrior, battles, conquering, mother son incest, leadership, society, heroes, heroic mission, political unrest, wartime life, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: england
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, harsh, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: female assassin, female spy, double agent, female agent, woman fights a man, undercover agent, female warrior, spy, lesbian, femme fatale, cold war, undercover ...
Time: year 1989, 80s, year 1987, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, germany, east berlin east germany, eastern europe ...
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 5.3
 15K
D.E.B.S. (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The star of a team of teenage crime fighters falls for the alluring villainess she must bring to justice.
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, light, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, female warrior, espionage, undercover, secret agents, schoolgirl uniform, parody, female protagonist, child spy, covert operation, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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Barbarian Queen (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Set during the days of the Roman Empire. A simple village is raided by Roman troops, and most of the people are whisked off to be slaves or killed. Three women survive and set off to liberate their people. When they arrive at the Roman city, they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, barbarian, rebellion, gladiator, righting the wronged, strong female presence, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), master warrior, vengeance, rebelliousness, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
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 6.0
 604K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: anti hero, dark hero, female warrior, insanity, villain turns good, superhero, mission, tough girl, fight scenes, secret mission, villain, super villain ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon, louisiana
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 3.6
 4K
Maximum Ride (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Style: enigmatic, tense, suspense, surprise ending, exciting
Plot: supernatural power, teenage boy, experiment, female fighter, rescue, hearing voices, martial arts, mutant, strong female character, female warrior, kidnapping, violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, utah
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The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As two evil sisters prepare to conquer the land, two renegades—Eric the Huntsman, who aided Snow White in defeating Ravenna in Snowwhite and the Huntsman, and his forbidden lover, Sara—set out to stop them.
Style: fairy tale, suspense, sentimental, absurd, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: dark fantasy, magical creature, sorceress, evil queen, snow white, female warrior, magic, good versus evil, sword and sorcery, female soldier, black magic, witch ...
Place: egypt
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 8.3
 655K
Aliens (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When Ripley's lifepod is found by a salvage crew over 50 years later, she finds that terra-formers are on the very planet they found the alien species. When the company sends a family of colonists out to investigate her story, all contact is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, serious, complex ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, alien, deadly creature, space and aliens, outer space, survival, strong female character, space colony, evil alien, human versus alien, female warrior, space marine ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, France, Canada, UK, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. Her deadly battle with the Umbrella Corporation reaches new heights, but Alice gets some ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, future dystopia, female warrior, apocalypse, good versus evil, deadly virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, biohazard, infected, undead ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california, tokyo, japan ...
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The Legend of Korra (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Legend of Korra is an American animated television series that premiered on the Nickelodeon television network in 2012. It was created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino as a sequel to their series Avatar: The Last Airbender, which ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, funny
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: magical, friendship, young heroes, adventure, chosen one, good versus evil, rivalry, danger, training, martial arts, supernatural ability, youth ...
Place: asia
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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A zombie outbreak has fallen upon the land in this reimagining of Jane Austen’s classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England. Feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet (Lily James) is a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: zombie, wooing, shaolin, looking for love, plague, female warrior, zombie apocalypse, couples, unlikely couple, supernatural, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, georgian era, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london, britain
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 7.0
 253K
Underworld (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Vampires and werewolves have waged a nocturnal war against each other for centuries. But all bets are off when a female vampire warrior named Selene, who's famous for her strength and werewolf-hunting prowess, becomes smitten with a ...
Style: gothic, scary, dark, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, vampire human love, supernatural ability, werewolf, supernatural, forbidden love, dark fantasy, vampire slayer, immortality, vampire bite, female warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1400s, 15th century, 2000s
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: martial arts, female warrior, master warrior, heroes, adventure, love and romance, sword, kung fu, sword fight, romance, strong female presence, warlord ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china, hong kong
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