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, captivating, entertaining, serious, stylized and epic films and TV shows about / with female warrior, female protagonist, martial arts, fight, heroes, danger, violence, sword fight, betrayal and battles plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres shot in USA, China, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female warrior: Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009), The Princess Blade (2001), Alita: Battle Angel (2019), Xena: Warrior Princess (1995), Barbarian Queen (1985), Boudica (2003), Hanna (2011), Mulan (1998), Wonder Woman (2017), Mulan (2020).

List of female warrior movies

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, realistic, epic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, female fighter, heroic mission, martial arts, female soldier, tough girl, escapades, heroes, soldier, military, gender ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 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, serious, suspenseful, visually appealing, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, vengeance, sword fight, rebellion, leadership, heroic mission, rivalry, escapades, love affair, future dystopia, ninja ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, hong kong
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Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (2020)
Genre: Action, 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: humorous, exciting, psychotronic, tense, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, betrayal, anti heroine, female warrior, tough girl, superhero team, female assassin, superheroine, revenge, one woman army, police ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: new york, sicily, new jersey
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Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, Canada, USA
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: futuristic, exciting, captivating, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: cyberpunk, distopia, female protagonist, cyborgs, strong female lead, post apocalypse, female warrior, tough girl, woman fights a man, martial arts, adaptation, bounty hunter ...
Time: future, near future
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
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, sexy, epic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: strong female lead, female warrior, friendship, legends and myths, ancient, mythology, tough girl, greek mythology, lesbian subtext, sword fight, good versus evil, sword and sorcery ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, china, ancient greece, greece, europe ...
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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: sexy, sex comedy, perverse, campy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, adult
Plot: barbarian, sword and sorcery, female warrior, rape, rape and revenge, gang rape, sword, revenge, exploitation, female fighter, strong female lead, erotica ...
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Boudica (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: captivating, exciting, realistic, epic, rough ...
Plot: roman empire, female warrior, ancient history, roman, war, conquering, sex with mother, battles, leadership, rivalry, military, society ...
Time: 1st century
Place: england
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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: romantic, exciting, humorous, stylized, satirical ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: zombie, prejudice, plague, couples, unlikely couple, female warrior, wooing, supernatural, looking for love, shaolin, apocalypse, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, regency period, georgian era, victorian era, 18th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain
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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: fairy tale, tense, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: chase, spy, vengeance, teenage girl, female warrior, strong female lead, female protagonist, secret agents, assassin, hitman, martial arts, cia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland, berlin germany, africa, germany, europe ...
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Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
Duration: 87 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, light, captivating, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, teens ...
Plot: female protagonist, female warrior, dragon, cross dressing, disney, human spirit, friendship, heroine, sexism, good versus evil, princess, talking animals ...
Time: 5th century
Place: china, ancient china, asia
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She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance, 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: tense, exciting, captivating, anime, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: rebellion, betrayal, heroic mission, planet, good versus evil, female warrior, magic, journey, rescue, best friend, revolution, princess ...
Time: 2010s
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Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, China
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: epic, psychotronic, exciting, slasher, scenic ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, teens, girls' night, adult
Plot: superhero, world war one, superheroine, strong female character, mythology, good versus evil, female warrior, tough girl, fight scenes, sword fight, strong female lead, super strength ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, future, 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, ancient greece, london, belgium, big ben london ...
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Mulan (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, stylized, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, chick flick, teens
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, heroine, woman dressed as man, tough girl, disney, female protagonist, chinese woman, asian, mythical creature, sword, heroes ...
Place: ancient china, china, 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: intense, serious, captivating, anime, psychotronic
Plot: female warrior, murder, revenge, violence, self sacrifice, suspense, superhero, exploitation, sword and sorcery, slave girl, female bodyguard, manipulative person ...
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Empress Ki (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: suspenseful, romantic, harsh, multicultural, semi serious ...
Plot: love triangle, empress, chinese emperor, palace intrigue, love, historical figure, crown prince, female protagonist, female warrior, sword fight, battles, betrayal ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea, china
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Raya and the Last Dragon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Plot unknown.
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, sincere, anime ...
Audience: kids, date night
Plot: dragon, female warrior, travel, kung fu, disney princess, tough girl, female protagonist, imaginary kingdom, sword, creature, magic, magical creature ...
Time: future
Place: asia, southeast asia, usa
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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: amazon, female warrior, sword fight, rivalry, vengeance, heroes, heroic mission, roman empire, girl power, female fighter, medieval, gladiator ...
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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan, China
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: exciting, futuristic, captivating, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, female warrior, machine, resistance, tough girl, chase, good versus evil, capitalism, survival, save the world, engineer ...
Time: future
Place: london, europe, big ben london, asia
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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, light, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, female warrior, master warrior, fight, sword fight, heroes, love and romance, revenge, weapons, medieval, redemption ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, ancient china
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Shrek Forever After (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A bored and domesticated Shrek pacts with deal-maker Rumpelstiltskin to get back to feeling like a real ogre again, but when he's duped and sent to a twisted version of Far Far Away—where Rumpelstiltskin is king, ogres are hunted, and he and ...
Style: fairy tale, funny, humorous, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, date night ...
Plot: princess, magic, ogre, talking animals, magical, female warrior, true love, midlife crisis, time travel, imaginary kingdom, dragon, fantasy world ...
Time: 2010s, middle ages
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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: enigmatic, tense, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment, female fighter, supernatural power, heroine, rescue, female warrior, martial arts, teenage boy, mutant, strong female character, leader, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, utah
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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, splatter, scary, serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, monster, female warrior, supernatural, immortality, female vampire, vampire vs vampire, fight scenes, vampire human love, female protagonist, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: budapest
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Double World (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Keen to bring honor to his clan, young villager Dong Yilong embarks on a perilous journey to compete in a tournament that selects warriors for battle.
Style: tense, exciting, road movie, tragic ending, perverse
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, rise to the top, medieval, feud, death, scuffle, self discovery, twists and turns, warrior, dragon, deserter ...
Place: china
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Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, emotional, feel good, psychological ...
Plot: vigilante, revenge, female protagonist, murder, corruption, justice, strong female lead, female warrior, revenge killing, one woman army, loss of child, female assassin ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s, year 2017
Place: usa, los angeles
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Princess Agents (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: During the Warring Period, the Western Wei enslaved large numbers of civilians. The slave girl, Chu Qiao, is thrown into a forest along with other slaves and becomes the next hunting target for the rich lords. She is saved by the Prince of Northern ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: slave girl, chinese emperor, martial arts, power struggle, female warrior, couple relations, suspense, sword fight, slavery, love triangle, revenge, martial artist ...
Place: ancient china, china
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Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, 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, political, entertaining ...
Plot: terrorism, biohazard, spy, betrayal, virus, female warrior, cia agent, female protagonist, cia, rogue agent, terrorist, female spy ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2012
Place: london, buckingham palace, paris france, moscow russia, tower bridge london ...
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Appleseed Alpha (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the comic book by the creator of Ghost in the Shell, a young female soldier Deunan and her cyborg partner Briareos survive through the post World War 3 apocalyptic New York in search of human's future hope, the legendary city of ...
Style: mecha, exciting, anime, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cyberpunk, androids and robots, save the world, heroic mission, post apocalypse, female warrior, cyborgs, heroes, good versus evil, graphic violence, distopia, demolished city ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, new york
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BattleQueen 2020 (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the frozen eternal winter of a post-asteroid impact, mankind's last remnants cling to a fragile existence. One woman must rise to the challenge, to free her people from the ever widening chasm separating the Haves from the Have-nots. She ...
Style: cult film
Audience: adult
Plot: post apocalypse, female warrior, dominatrix, erotica, female martial artist, female fight, distopia, woman with a gun, apocalypse, women, lesbian, sex ...
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Gladiator Eroticvs: The Lesbian Warriors (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A parody of the big-budget Ridley Scott-helmed sword-and-sandal epic, Gladiator Eroticvs stars Darian (The Erotic Witch Project) Caine in the title role, a fierce Roman soldier who is sold into slavery and forced to fight in the lesbian games (well, ...
Style: sexy, captivating, parody, erotic
Plot: sex, gladiator, lesbian, female warrior, slavery, revenge, battles, enslavement, female fight, adult filmmaking, lesbian threesome, erotica ...
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Sheena (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sheena is an American action-adventure/fantasy television series which was produced for first-run syndication from 2000 to 2002. Based upon the comic book character Sheena, Queen of the Jungle, which previously spawned a popular 1950s TV series of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, sexy, wild
Plot: jungle, female warrior, feral child, rivalry, escapades, jungle girl, female protagonist, super powers, superhero, women, femdom, woman with a gun ...
Place: africa
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