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, stylized, entertaining, suspenseful and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with female warrior, heroes, violence, martial arts, danger, female protagonist, betrayal, murder, rivalry and battles plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, Japan, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female warrior: Mulan (1998), Empress Ki (2013), Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009), Xena: Warrior Princess (1995), Captain Marvel (2019), Amazons and Gladiators (2001), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Warrior Queen (2003), The Princess Blade (2001), Barbarian Queen (1985).

List of female warrior movies

Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
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, captivating, touching, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: princess, female protagonist, female warrior, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, cross dressing, dragon, human spirit, hidden identity, impersonating, boot camp ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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Empress Ki (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
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, empress, love, love triangle, palace intrigue, crown prince, betrayal, throne, battles, female protagonist, culture clash, historical figure ...
Time: 14th century
Place: china, korea
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Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: China
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: stylized, exciting, serious, epic, realistic
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, tough girl, emperor, heroic mission, hidden identity, escapades, adventure, military life, folk hero, female protagonist, gender bending ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 45 min.
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, sexy, semi serious, saga ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mythology, female warrior, adventure, sword fight, feminism, friendship, legends and myths, good versus evil, tough girl, greek mythology, ancient, one woman army ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, china, egypt, ancient greece ...
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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: comic, exciting, humorous, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: female warrior, superhero, superheroine, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the world, danger, super strength, warrior, weapons, alien invasion, alien technology ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1989, 20th century ...
Place: louisiana, los angeles
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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, exciting, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, roman empire, sword fight, amazon, rivalry, adventure, gladiator, heroes, vengeance, heroic mission, girl power, feminism ...
Time: ancient history
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Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, one man army, mentor, organized crime, female warrior, warrior, tough girl, master warrior, danger, squad, dark hero, peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, asia, tokyo, japan, pasadena california
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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.
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, tense, captivating, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Plot: female warrior, rebellion, princess, planet, revolution, fantasy world, good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, betrayal, best friend, friendship between girls ...
Time: 2010s
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Warrior Queen (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 83 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: captivating, exciting, epic, realistic, rough ...
Plot: roman empire, female warrior, battles, conquering, leadership, society, heroes, adventure, war, heroic mission, wartime life, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: england
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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, samurai, martial arts, vengeance, heroic mission, adventure, leadership, deadly, danger, future dystopia, rivalry, love affair ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
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Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, tense, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: tough girl, female protagonist, female warrior, superheroine, violence, anti heroine, superhero team, policewoman, young girl, betrayal, nightclub, fight ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: new jersey
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Barbarian Queen (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 72 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: sexy, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, barbarian, rebellion, gladiator, rivalry, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), heroic mission, righting the wronged, roman empire, danger, strong female presence ...
Time: ancient history
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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, suspenseful, scary, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, vampire human love, immortality, female warrior, transformation, heroine in tight suit, cover up, rivalry, heroine, back from the dead, evolution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century, 1700s, 2000s
Place: budapest
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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: exciting, comic, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: female warrior, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, ancient mystery, escapades, imaginary, save the world ...
Place: washington d.c., new york, san francisco
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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, espionage, female warrior, undercover, secret agents, covert operation, parody, child spy, female protagonist, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
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, twists and turns, surprise ending, entertaining, intense ...
Plot: superheroine, justice, adventure, island, good versus evil, female warrior, chosen one, princess, superhero, greek mythology, courage, fight scenes ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, 2010s
Place: ottoman empire, tower bridge london, london, paris france, belgium ...
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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
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: captivating, exciting, futuristic, entertaining, sinister ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, resistance, survival, artifact, post apocalyptic, danger, save the world, female warrior, female fighter, power, female assassin ...
Time: future
Place: london, big ben london, europe, asia
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Red Sonja: Queen of Plagues (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Red Sonja, the She-Devil with a Sword, intends to pay back a blood debt owed to the one man who has gained her respect, even if it means leading a doomed army to their certain deaths! Who is Dark Annisia, and how has this fearsome warrior ...
Style: serious, suspense, captivating, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: female warrior, murder, revenge, violence, self sacrifice, female bodyguard, decapitated head, bio weapon, guilty conscience, insanity, twin sisters, female protagonist ...
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Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After failing to apprehend the terrorist behind a Paris attack that claimed dozens of lives, CIA agent Alice Racine is forced to live in London as a caseworker. Her mentor unexpectedly calls her back into action when the CIA discovers that another ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: cia agent, female warrior, rogue agent, cia, biohazard, spy mission, spy, betrayal, timebomb, terrorism, biological warfare, virus ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
Place: paris france, buckingham palace, tower bridge london, moscow russia, langley virginia ...
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Avengers Grimm (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Rumpelstiltskin destroys the Magic Mirror and escapes to the modern world, the four princesses of "Once Upon a Time"-Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, and Rapunzel-are sucked through the portal too. Well-trained and endowed ...
Style: fairy tale, captivating, exciting, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: female warrior, snow white, good versus evil, magic, portal, magical mirror, fantasy world, evil, kingdom, princess, queen, another dimension ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: China, South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The aging Zhao embarks on his final and greatest campaign, a road to adventure that will crown his name in glory for all time.
Style: realistic, epic, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, female warrior, military, uninhibited rivalry, war, political unrest, soldier, rise to the top, state affairs, hopes, battles, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia
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Noir (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Noir is a tale of assassins, in particular one named Mireille Bouquet, a contract killer who receives a message from a young girl with no memory about herself, but is an incredibly efficient killing machine. The story takes us on a pilgrimage to the ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, gothic
Audience: teens
Plot: mercenary, friendship, amnesia, female warrior, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, uncover truth, deathtrap, identity crisis, crime, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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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, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, distopia, martial arts, bounty hunter, female protagonist, danger, nanotechnology, space station, woman fights a man, female warrior, uncover truth ...
Time: near future, future
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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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, kung fu, love triangle, strong female presence, crimes, village, wiretap, wooing, leadership, mistaken identity, village life ...
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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, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, master warrior, female assassin, journey, betrayal, rivalry, death, respect, pride and honor, warrior, mentor, duel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico, tokyo, japan
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Tank Girl (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Based on the British cult comic-strip, our tank-riding anti-heroine fights a mega-corporation, which controls the world's water supply.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: desert, future dystopia, female fighter, save the world, female warrior, female protagonist, chaos, society, good versus evil, danger, chases and races, master villain ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2030s
Place: australia
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Bloody Mallory (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mallory is the head of an elite government-run strike force dedicated to combating the supernatural. Her team includes the drag queen Vena Cava, an explosives expert; a mute, pre-teen telepath capable of possessing others named Talking Tina; and an ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, femme fatale, obsessive quest, supernatural, anti hero, daring rescue, supernatural ability, anti heroes, chaos and mayhem, dangerous attraction, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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Appleseed (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a utopian society created at the end of the third world war, a female warrior who has been plucked from the badlands begins to see cracks in this new facade. And what does this community have planned for the rest of humankind?
Style: mecha, exciting, futuristic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cyberpunk, cyborgs, androids and robots, a.i., vestiges of humanity, apocalypse, genetic engineering, imaginary, graphic violence, danger, post apocalypse, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, comic, surprise ending, visually appealing, intense ...
Plot: apocalypse, mutant, superhero team, superhero, super strength, world domination, immortality, superhuman, comics, transformation, heroes, battlefield ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, sydney australia, berlin germany ...
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Legend of the Seeker (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of woodsman Richard Cypher, who discovers that he was born to fulfill a prophecy of becoming a guardian hero to oppressed people. With the help of a mysterious woman named Kahlan and a wise old wizard named Zedd, he must stop a ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, feel good, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, magical, adventure, chosen one, save the world, witch, imaginary, supernatural power, escapades, ancient ...
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