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, entertaining, suspenseful, stylized, surprise ending and serious films and TV shows about / with female warrior, danger, martial arts, violence, tough girl, good versus evil, hand to hand combat, adventure, heroes and murder plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female warrior: Empress Ki (2013), Mulan (1998), Appleseed (2004), Xena: Warrior Princess (1995), The Avengers (2012), Bloody Mallory (2002), Avengers Grimm (2015), Another World (2014), DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016), Wonder Woman (2009).

List of female warrior movies

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: suspenseful, semi serious, multicultural, harsh, romantic
Plot: empress, love triangle, female warrior, love, palace intrigue, battle, betrayal, culture clash, friendship, court intrigue, crown prince, orphan ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea, china
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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: captivating, feel good, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, cross dressing, friendship, princess, dragon, female protagonist, human spirit, emperor, horse, female warrior, hidden identity ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia
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Appleseed (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, 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: futuristic, stylized, exciting, philosophical, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, a.i., genetic engineering, cyberpunk, vestiges of humanity, female warrior, danger, apocalypse, technology gone awry, chaos, save the world, cloning ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
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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, feel good, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, friendship, feminism, adventure, good versus evil, anti hero, tough girl, ancient, sword fight, danger, greek mythology, lesbian subtext ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, india, egypt, china ...
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The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, monster, alien invasion, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, femme fatale, obsessive quest, supernatural, save the day, dangerous attraction, deadly, supernatural ability, rivalry, clergy, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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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
Plot: female warrior, snow white, cinderella, wolf, mirror, fight, evil man, evil, thief, magic, magical object, another dimension ...
Time: 2010s
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Another World (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The movie is a post-apocalyptic horror/science fiction film. the setting is in a near post apocalyptic future where a biological warfare program goes wrong, and turns most of humanity to mindless, murderous creatures.
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, biological warfare, female warrior, brutality, tough heroes, gory, deadly, danger, uncover truth, master warrior, bio weapon ...
Time: 21st century, future
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DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to ...
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, entertaining, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superhero, villain, alternate reality, super villain, assassin, female warrior, time travel, strong female character, adventure, good versus evil, save the world ...
Time: 2010s
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Hercules and Xena - The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mighty Zeus brings Hercules' mother, Alcmene, to Mount Olympus, and Hercules, believing she has been kidnapped, leads a rescue mission to save her. Zeus' jealous wife, Hera, decides that it should now be her time to rule the universe. Hera ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: hercules, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, danger, supernatural ability, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, legends and myths, superhuman powers, save the day ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
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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: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rescue, adventure, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, ancient mystery, danger, imaginary, escapades, save the world ...
Place: washington d.c., san francisco
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Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
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, rough, exciting, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, one man army, journey, danger, martial arts, warrior, mentor, peril, squad, organized crime, massacre, duel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa, japan, pasadena california, tokyo
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Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, 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: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, realistic ...
Plot: emperor, tough girl, heroic mission, hidden identity, adventure, escapades, folk hero, military life, female protagonist, female warrior, male female relationship, martial arts ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA
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: suspense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: rogue agent, cia, biohazard, spy mission, spy, betrayal, terrorism, timebomb, deception, brutality, female protagonist, biological warfare ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
Place: paris france, moscow russia, langley virginia, big ben london, tower bridge london
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Justice League (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, epic, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: superhero, super powers, superhero team, battle, superhuman, good versus evil, alien, alien invasion, army, super speed, costumed hero, superhuman speed ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway, russia, tower bridge london, kansas
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Wonder Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wonder Woman is an American television series based on the DC Comics comic book superheroine of the same name. Starring Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince and Lyle Waggoner as Steve Trevor (both Sr. & Jr.), the show originally aired ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, comic, touching ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, strong female lead, superheroine, secret identity, fighting crime, good versus evil, superhuman powers, adventure, heroic mission, danger, righting the wronged, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
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Tank Girl (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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
Plot: desert, female fighter, heroic mission, chaos, save the world, future dystopia, society, danger, good versus evil, master villain, chases and races, superhero ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
Place: australia
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Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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, suspense, humorous, comic, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superheroine, superhuman powers, female warrior, warrior, save the world, alien technology, danger, weapon system, weapons, comics ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995
Place: louisiana
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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: rough, sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, female warrior, barbarian, gladiator, vengeance, good versus evil, righting the wronged, rivalry, heroes, rebelliousness, roman empire, captivity ...
Time: ancient history
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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, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, martial arts, sword fight, amazon, gladiator, female warrior, destiny, heroic mission, master warrior, adventure, heroes, feminism ...
Time: ancient history
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Land of Doom (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Earth has been ravaged by a nuclear war, and a feminist warrior is forced to join up with a soldier of fortune in her journey to find a rumored "paradise" as they battle gangs of rampaging bandits.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: female warrior, desert, renegade, biker, imaginary, chases and races, crimes, space and aliens, adventure, escapades, gang, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
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Britannia (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An epic drama set in 43AD as the Roman Imperial Army – determined and terrified in equal measure - returns to crush the Celtic heart of Britannia - a mysterious land ruled by warrior women and powerful druids who can channel the powerful forces of ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense
Plot: roman empire, druid, enemy, redheaded woman, rite, bow and arrow, strong female character, love, british army, power, female warrior, conspiracy ...
Time: middle ages, 1st century, 40s
Place: britain
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Another Day of Life (2018)
Genre: Animation, Biography
Country: Poland, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Hungary, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola's civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty reality of war and discovered a sense of helplessness ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, thought provoking, rough, semi documentary
Plot: civil war, investigative, life risking, conflict, news report, liberation, female warrior, old age, weapons, colonialism, rotoscoping, part animation ...
Time: 20th century
Place: poland, cuba, south africa, portugal
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Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Thor is on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the prophecy of destruction to his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new ...
Style: entertaining, stylized, comic, epic, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural power, planet, superhero, female villain, alien planet, warrior, battle, good versus evil, one against many, destruction, goddess, heroism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
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Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: intense, exciting, comic, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, disagreement, revenge, ex soldier, brainwashing, flying man, teenage hero, teamwork, costumed hero, epic battle, death of father ...
Time: 1990s, year 1991, 2010s
Place: siberia, eastern europe, cleveland ohio, vienna, germany ...
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, South Africa
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, chase, dark hero, apocalypse, survival, danger, desert, dark future, chases and races, insanity, post apocalyptic, brutality ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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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: surprise ending
Plot: experiment, mutant, stalking, race against time, mind reading, danger, home invasion, super strength, teenage angst, rescue, explosion, satellite ...
Time: 2010s
Place: utah
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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, intense, surprise ending, entertaining, vintage ...
Plot: justice, superheroine, good versus evil, island, adventure, courage, chosen one, superhero, princess, wartime, immortality, mentor ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, ottoman empire, belgium, paris france, big ben london
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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, surprise ending, dark humor, suspense, romantic ...
Plot: magic, female soldier, good versus evil, female warrior, witch, snow white, female killer, female empowerment, betrayal, dark fantasy, love, happy ending ...
Place: egypt
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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, exciting, comic, epic, surprise ending ...
Plot: mutant, superhero, apocalypse, superhero team, world domination, transformation, teleportation, betrayal, immortality, revenge, mentor, good versus evil ...
Time: future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, ohio, pentagon ...
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