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, suspenseful, stylized, epic and entertaining films and TV shows about / with female warrior, martial arts, danger, violence, tough girl, good versus evil, heroes, warrior, escapades and adventure plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, Germany, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female warrior: Mulan (1998), Empress Ki (2013), The Avengers (2012), Bloody Mallory (2002), Avengers Grimm (2015), Another World (2014), DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003), Appleseed (2004), Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009).

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: captivating, humorous, feel good, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, chick flick
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, cross dressing, friendship, dragon, princess, human spirit, emperor, female warrior, hidden identity, boot camp, impersonating ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia
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Empress Ki (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, romantic, harsh
Plot: empress, love triangle, female warrior, love, battle, betrayal, palace intrigue, culture clash, friendship, orphan, crown prince, throne ...
Time: 14th century
Place: korea, 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, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, monster, alien invasion, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, femme fatale, obsessive quest, battles, deadly, supernatural ability, supernatural, dangerous attraction, rivalry, clergy, anti heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, 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, martial arts, magical object, another dimension, blonde, kidnapping, good versus evil, troll, blonde girl, fantasy world ...
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, danger, uncover truth, master warrior, gory, deadly, tough heroes, supernatural ...
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, female warrior, assassin, time travel, adventure, strong female character, 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, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: hercules, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, danger, supernatural ability, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, family relations, legends and myths, superhuman powers ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
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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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, danger, martial arts, warrior, journey, one man army, mentor, squad, peril, organized crime, duel, massacre ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa, japan, pasadena california, tokyo
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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: a.i., androids and robots, genetic engineering, vestiges of humanity, cyberpunk, danger, apocalypse, technology gone awry, chaos, female warrior, save the world, cloning ...
Time: future
Place: japan, 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: stylized, serious, exciting, epic, realistic ...
Plot: emperor, heroic mission, hidden identity, escapades, adventure, military life, folk hero, female protagonist, tough girl, female warrior, cross dressing, father daughter relationship ...
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, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Plot: rogue agent, cia, biohazard, spy mission, timebomb, terrorism, spy, betrayal, cia agent, female warrior, tough girl, surveillance ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
Place: paris france, moscow russia, tower bridge london, big ben london, langley virginia
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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: disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, sexy, suspense
Plot: druid, roman empire, enemy, redheaded woman, rite, strong female character, female warrior, bow and arrow, love, british army, power, conspiracy ...
Time: middle ages, 1st century, 40s
Place: britain
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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, superhero team, super powers, battle, superhuman, good versus evil, alien, alien invasion, army, super speed, female warrior, costumed hero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, norway, tower bridge london, kansas
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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, entertaining, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, legends and myths, feminism, adventure, good versus evil, ancient, sword fight, danger, tough girl, greek mythology, lesbian subtext, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, india, ancient greece, macedonia ...
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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: exciting, entertaining, suspense, humorous, comic ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the world, warrior, female warrior, superheroine, alien technology, danger, weapons, comics, weapon system ...
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, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, barbarian, female warrior, gladiator, good versus evil, vengeance, roman empire, captivity, rebelliousness, heroes, righting the wronged, danger ...
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: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, martial arts, amazon, sword fight, female warrior, gladiator, vengeance, destiny, master warrior, adventure, heroic mission, heroes ...
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: offbeat, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, renegade, biker, female warrior, plague, gang, imaginary, future dystopia, escapades, adventure, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: future, near future
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Another Day of Life (2018)
Genre: Animation, Biography
Country: Poland, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Hungary
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, thought provoking, suspenseful, semi documentary, rough
Plot: civil war, investigative, life risking, news report, conflict, liberation, female warrior, old age, weapons, colonialism, rotoscoping, part animation ...
Time: 20th century
Place: cuba, poland, 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: planet, superhero, female villain, supernatural power, warrior, goddess, battle, good versus evil, one against many, destruction, heroism, explosion ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
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Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
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, disagreement, supernatural power, revenge, brainwashing, teamwork, costumed hero, ex soldier, teenage hero, flying man, death of father, escape ...
Time: 2010s, year 1991, 1990s
Place: siberia, eastern europe, vienna, cleveland ohio, romania ...
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
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, survival, apocalypse, desert, danger, dark future, chases and races, insanity, post apocalyptic, brutality ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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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, humorous, entertaining, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, adventure, save the world, imaginary, witch, ancient, magical, chosen one, escapades, secret ...
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Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown Snow White is still in the clutches of the Queen. In order to obtain ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, serious, epic, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: queen, good versus evil, immortality, deception, adventure, danger, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, witch, magic, fairy, rivalry ...
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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, emotional, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, sword, romance, adventure, love and romance, heroes, female warrior, warlord, redemption, fight, power ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
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The 14 Amazons (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The Yang family, men and women, have served their country loyally for generations. During the war General Yang is ambushed and killed. His widow and the entire family set out to avenge his death and defend the country.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: war, martial arts, battles, religions or cults, righting the wronged, military, rivalry, vengeance, folk hero, heroes, win over, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, hong kong
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The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lisbeth Salander and Mikael Blomkvist find themselves caught in a web of spies, cyber-criminals and corrupt government officials - both in Sweden and in the United States - whom are only known as The Spider Society.
Style: captivating, intense, realistic, clever, tense ...
Plot: hacker, journalist, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, group of criminals, investigation, investigative, twists & turns, disguise, partners against crime, young woman, scandal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, washington d.c.
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The Great Queen Seondeok (2009)
Genre: Biography, Fantasy, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Queen Seondeok is a 2009 South Korean historical drama, starring Lee Yo-won, Go Hyun-jung, Uhm Tae-woong, Park Ye-jin, Kim Nam-gil and Yoo Seung-ho. It chronicles the life of Queen Seondeok of Silla. It aired on MBC from May 25 to December 22, 2009 ...
Style: epic
Plot: queen, kingdom, empire, assassination plot, royal family, political intrigue, cross dressing, revenge, female protagonist, murder, priestess, prophecy ...
Place: korea
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Queen's Blade (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Story: Leina is walking outside of town when she encounters Melona, and tells her she is going to defeat her for attacking travellers. Melona taunts Leina for being such a weak fighter, and says she only wants to fight decent warriors as she is a ...
Style: erotic
Plot: sword fight, phallic symbol, surrealism, buttocks, breasts, masturbation, warrior, vagina, snake, bondage, female warrior, orgasm ...
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