Muscleman movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant muscleman movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, entertaining, psychotronic, surprise ending and campy films and TV shows about / with muscleman, warrior, danger, violence, fight, martial arts, tough guy, rescue, heroes and fistfight plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
muscleman movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as muscleman: Beefcake (1998), Warrior (2011), Central Intelligence (2016), Aquaman (2018), Ironmaster (1983), Above the Shadows (2019), Hercules in the Haunted World (1961), The Veil (2017), Of Skin and Men (2017), Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom (2023).

List of muscleman movies

Beefcake (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK, France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Thom Fitzgerald's (The Hanging Garden) provocative blending of fiction and documentary, tells the story of Bob Mizer, the pioneering founder of the Athletic Model Guild, a company which produced still photographs and short films extolling the ...
Style: stylized, factual, controversial, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male nudity, male prostitute, gay, nude, homosexuality, lgbt, prostitution, muscleman, physical appearance, lgbtq, media, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, 60s, year 1934 ...
Place: canada, california, venice beach california, san francisco
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Warrior (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The youngest son of an alcoholic former boxer returns home, where he's trained by his father for competition in a mixed martial arts tournament - a path that puts the fighter on a collision course with his estranged, older brother, an ex-marine ...
Style: emotional, serious, inspirational, touching, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, sport, mixed martial arts, courage, boxing, fight scenes, brother brother relationship, muscleman, teacher, brothers, estrangement, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia, el paso texas, atlantic city new jersey ...
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Central Intelligence (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.
Style: buddy comedy, funny, ridiculous, entertaining, parody ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: espionage, spy, muscleman, cia, bully, friendship, high school, school, accountant, best friends, revenge, betrayal ...
Time: year 2016, 90s, 2010s, year 1996, 21st century
Place: new jersey, maryland, boston, baltimore
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Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, entertaining, epic, psychotronic, colourful ...
Audience: kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: superhero, super powers, atlantis, princess, ocean, creature, supernatural power, power, muscleman, warrior, half breed, heroes ...
Time: year 1985, 2010s, 90s, 80s
Place: maine, sahara, boston, sicily, atlantic ocean ...
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Ironmaster (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A tale that takes place at the dawn of history. The movie tells the story of a tribe that discovers how to fashion weapons out of iron and use them for their own survival. However, the creation of iron also causes the tribe to battle for possession ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tribe, sword and sorcery, sword, muscleman, caveman, barbarian, wizards and magicians, erotica, ancient, ancient history, woman with a gun, battles ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
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Above the Shadows (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young woman who has faded to the point of becoming invisible must find her way back with the help of the one man who can see her.
Style: unusual plot structure, tense, touching, captivating
Plot: machismo, invisibility, invisible man, invisible, male objectification, family relations, parents and children, mixed martial arts, supernatural ability, private detective, private investigation, supernatural power ...
Place: new york
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Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Upon his return from battle in the previous film, the great warrior Hercules learns that his lover, Daianara, has lost her senses. Acording of the oracle Medea, Dianara's only hope is the Stone of Forgetfulness which lies deep in the realm of ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, muscleman, sword and sorcery, hercules, greek mythology, sword, vampire, hell, zombie, ancient, wizards and magicians, oracle ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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The Veil (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a war-torn land where tribal factions live in fear of annihilation, the film tells the story of a deadly warrior leading a destructive war campaign. When he is betrayed by his own and left for dead, he is healed by a mysterious princess and ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense
Plot: princess, evil, emperor, muscleman, prophecy, warrior, training, chosen one, heroic mission, suspense, rescue, medieval ...
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Of Skin and Men (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Amel is a young photographer. When she loses her husband, her life changes. Encouraged by her father-in-law, she takes a taste of life by photographing street boys. Without fear of being scandalous, she makes the choice to look at men as men look at ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, sexy
Plot: female photographer, father in law, muscleman, seduction, beefcake, relationships, seductive man, male female relationship, muslim, muslim girl, koran, muslim woman ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tunisia, north africa
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Aquaman and The Lost Kingdom (2023)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: When an ancient power is unleashed, Aquaman must forge an uneasy alliance with an unlikely ally to protect Atlantis, and the world, from irreversible devastation.
Style: exciting, colourful, entertaining, psychotronic, interesting
Plot: superhero, mermaid, mythology, atlantis, ocean, superhuman powers, superheroine, talking animals, tsunami, demi god, heroes, kingdom ...
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily
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Malibu Rescue (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: When a long list of shenanigans lands Tyler in hot water, he’s forced to suit up and spend his summer training for an elite junior lifeguard program.
Style: entertaining, light, captivating, feel good, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, investigation, drunkenness, chase, news report, yacht, surfing, swimming, ambulance, party, sea, muscleman ...
Place: malibu california
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Reacher (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Plot unknown
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, perverse, exciting ...
Plot: one man army, police, ex military, corruption, murder, warrior, police officer, vigilante, muscleman, male nudity, tough guy, agent ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: usa
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Hercules in New York (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hercules (Schwarzenegger) is sent to Earth where he finds true love and starts a promising career in the bodybuilder business.
Style: humorous, melancholic, semi serious, surprise ending, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: hercules, fish out of water, super strength, chase, farce, greek mythology, folk hero, mythology, muscleman, strongman, contests and competitions, airplane ...
Time: future, 80s, 60s, year 1969, 20th century ...
Place: new york, empire state building manhattan new york city, california, usa, greece
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Dune (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure ...
Style: epic, cerebral, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: desert, alien planet, messiah, space opera, destiny, prophecy, space, water shortage, premonition, betrayal, politics, spy ...
Time: future, distant future, 2020s
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Fast & Furious (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When a crime brings them back to L.A., fugitive ex-con Dom Toretto reignites his feud with agent Brian O'Conner. But as they are forced to confront a shared enemy, Dom and Brian must give in to an uncertain new trust if they hope to outmaneuver ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, realistic, sexy, road movie ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, manly, boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, car, gang, street racing, car race, race, friendship, undercover cop, vengeance, friends, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, mexico, usa, panama ...
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Bloody Pit of Horror (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A photographer and his models go to an old, abandoned castle for a photo shoot. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is inhabited by a lunatic who believes himself to be the reincarnated spirit of a 17th-century executioner whose job it is to protect the ...
Style: gothic, slasher, psychotronic, gothic horror, campy ...
Plot: castle, torture, iron maiden, male model, dungeon, villain, executioner, curse, insanity, masked killer, muscleman, serial killer ...
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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: ridiculous, breathtaking, biting, exciting, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, chick flick, teens
Plot: jungle, mission, team, zoologist, adventurer, game, magic, friendship, video game, high school, archaeologist, time travel ...
Time: jurassic, year 1996, year 2016, 90s, 2010s
Place: new hampshire, hawaii
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Baywatch (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.
Style: buddy comedy, light, feel good, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lifeguard, beach, sea, rookie, swimming, chase, disguise, male objectification, muscleman, saving a life, co worker co worker relationship, rescue ...
Time: year 2017, future, 2010s
Place: north america, usa, florida, california
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Hard Target 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, brutal, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle warfare, jungle, kickboxer, manhunt, muscleman, courage, hunter, rescue, warrior, machismo, hunting ...
Time: 2010s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, burma, las vegas
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He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When Adam, Prince of the planet Eternia, raises his magic sword he transforms into He-Man (the most powerful man in the universe). With his allies and friends, he battles the evil Skeletor and his minions to protect the secrets of Castle Greyskull.
Style: psychedelic, epic, exciting, serious, dark fantasy ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ancient mystery, superhero, sword, muscleman, villain, warrior, sword and sorcery, magic, tv show, heroes, good versus evil, rescue ...
Time: 80s
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The Scorpion King 2: Rise of a Warrior (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The heroic tale of young Mathayus and his relentless quest for justice against an evil and powerful villain, King Sargon. Mathayus faces heart-stopping tribulations during his adventurous, odds-defying trajectory toward his ultimate destiny: ...
Style: serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mummy, sword and sorcery, revenge, monster, desert, magic, tyrant, heroes, greek, training, heroic mission, good versus evil ...
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
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Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam.
Style: harsh, intense, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: revenge, chase, one man army, weapons, violent, rambo, vietnam war, prison, violence, heroes, soldier, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, arizona, asia, russia, usa
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The Marine (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of diamond thieves on the run kidnap the wife of a recently discharged marine who goes on a chase through the South Carolinian wilderness to retrieve her.
Style: road movie, exciting, entertaining, light, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: marines, kidnapping, chase, ex special forces, heroes, gang, spouse in danger, daring rescue, escapades, muscleman, revenge, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, rome italy, south carolina, australia, europe
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Escape from New York (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, apocalyptic, rough ...
Audience: manly, teens, boys' night
Plot: prison, distopia, cyberpunk, post apocalypse, escape, race against time, future dystopia, loner, rescue, gunfight, hostage, tough guy ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1997, 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, new jersey, usa, california ...
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Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood ...
Style: dark fantasy, epic, exciting, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, sword fight, cult, fight, good versus evil, snake, slavery, warlord, sword, medieval, violence ...
Time: 80s, prehistoric times, stone age
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The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since his triumphant rise to power in the original blockbuster "The Scorpion King", Mathayus' kingdom has fallen and he's lost his queen to plague. Now an assassin for hire, he must defend a kingdom from an evil tyrant and his ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, heroes, female warrior, hitman, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, good versus evil, supernatural, muscleman, master warrior, mummy, battles ...
Place: egypt, thailand, middle east
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Apocalypse Rising (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A human girl and her warrior comrades from another world travel to Earth to save humanity from an impending apocalypse.
Style: suspenseful, scary, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, muscleman, characters in danger, supernatural, plague, walking dead, graphic violence, peril, survival, killings, evil, virus ...
Place: usa
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WWE Smackdown! (1999)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The superstars of World Wrestling Entertainment's "Smackdown" brand collide each and every Tuesday on WWE Smackdown Live.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: wrestling, competition, muscleman, graphic violence, sport, rivalry, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, blind ambition, contests and competitions, fight for supremacy, cheating ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 20th century, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Subterfuge (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scuba-diver turned beach-bum Jonathan Slade is forced back into his previous milieu - the world of international espionage - in order to retrieve Black Boxes from an American jetliner that crashed under mysterious circumstances into the Black Sea. ...
Plot: beefcake, muscleman, torture, spy, martial arts, law enforcement, underwater fight, airplane, fistfight, motorcycle, jail, brother brother relationship ...
Place: black sea
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Acts of Betrayal (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: FBI agents attempt to protect a woman who is testifying against her gangster boy friend. However, an army of assassins are after her in an endless series of shootouts.
Plot: muscleman, woman with a gun, martial arts, spy, fbi, fbi agent, witness, tough guy, bra and panties
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