Warlord movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant warlord movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, epic, exciting, stylized, realistic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with warlord, martial arts, battle, violence, sword, danger, rivalry, death, heroes and brutality plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres shot in USA, Hong Kong, China and other countries.
warlord movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as warlord: Kagemusha (1980), Alexander (2004), Empire of the Sharks (2017), Prisoners of the Lost Universe (1983), Shaolin (2011), The Lost Bladesman (2011), The War Lord (1965), Kung Fu Killer (2008), Black Hawk Down (2001), 7 Women (1966).

List of warlord movies

Kagemusha (1980)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a warlord dies, a peasant thief is called upon to impersonate him, in order to protect his clan from appearing weak and vulnerable. But he finds himself haunted by the warlord’s spirit as well as his own ambitions.
Style: epic, captivating, bleak, enigmatic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, battle, lookalikes, war, state affairs, switching roles, disorder, mistaken identity, emperor, military, ruler, heroes ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, 18th century
Place: japan, feudal japan, asia, tokyo
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Alexander (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any westerner had ever gone, all the way to India.
Style: epic, suspense, serious, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, homosexuality, war, heroes, conquering, rise to the top, adventure, battle zone, state affairs, ruler, royal family, gory ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, macedonia, persia, egypt ...
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Empire of the Sharks (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a future earth where 98% of the surface is underwater, a Warlord who controls an army of sharks meets his match when he captures the daughter of a mysterious shark caller who must learn to marshal a supernatural ability if she is to free her ...
Plot: warlord, shark, ocean, blood, friend, water, good versus evil, swimming, death, danger, exploding ship, friendship ...
Time: future, 2010s
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Prisoners of the Lost Universe (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three people are transported into a parallel universe. There they find that they must use modern technology, but medieval weapons, in order to save the citizenry from a murderous warlord.
Style: stylized, bleak, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parallel world, parallel universe, monster, attempted rape, bathing, scientist, warlord, teleportation, heroes, time travel, supernatural, chaos ...
Time: future
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Shaolin (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: China is plunged into strife as feuding warlords try to expand their power by warring over neighboring lands. Fuelled by his success on the battlefield, young and arrogant Hao Jie sneers at Shaolin's masters when he beats one of them in a duel. ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: monk, duel, martial arts, shaolin monk, kung fu, wu shu, tai chi, shaolin kung fu, violence, parkour, fictional war, mixed martial arts ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: china, asia
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The Lost Bladesman (2011)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During the warring period of the three kingdoms, ancient China is in turmoil. To unify the country, general Cao Cao (Jiang Wen), the real power behind the Emperor, enlists the aid of the greatest warrior in the land, Guan Yu (Donnie Yen). However, ...
Style: realistic, exciting, epic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, warlord, poisoning, forbidden love, danger, battles, war, military, soldier, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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The War Lord (1965)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A knight in the service of a duke goes to a coastal villiage where an earlier attempt to build a defensive castle has failed. He begins to rebuild the duke's authority in the face of the barbarians at the border and is making progress until he ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: warlord, village, dishonesty, heroes, royal family, isolation, state affairs, fall in love, war, love and romance, vengeance, love triangle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: normandy, england
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Kung Fu Killer (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: China is in unrest, as the Republic falls prey to Warlords like Kahn Xin, who holds an entire province hostage to the opium trade—and destroys all who oppose him. Only the revered Wudang monks dare stand in Kahn’s way in order to protect the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, revenge, warlord, escapades, chases and races, master warrior, crimes, race against time, tough heroes, deadly, track down ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
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Black Hawk Down (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 144 min.
Story: When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courage, sniper, tough heroes, battles, war, helicopter, warrior, army, military, danger, survival, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1992, year 1993
Place: somalia, africa, arkansas, iraq
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7 Women (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a mission in China in 1935, Agatha Andrews is a rigid missionary beset by Mongolian bandits led by Warlord chief Tunga Khan. With her are her assistant Jane Argent, staff members Emma Clark, Miss Russell and Miss Binns, head of the British ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, neurotic
Plot: warlord, mission, missionary, doctor, bandit, danger, woman in danger, disorder, society, moral dilemma, ego clash, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1960s
Place: china, mongolia, asia
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The Storm Warriors (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, heroes, supernatural ability, partners, supernatural, master warrior, master villain, escapades, rivalry, friends, battles ...
Place: asia, china, ancient china
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The Scorpion King: Book of Souls (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Scorpion King teams up with a female warrior named Tala, who is the sister of The Nubian King. Together they search for a legendary relic known as The Book of Souls, which will allow them to put an end to an evil warlord.
Plot: archer, mythology, warlord, female warrior, relic, sister, ancient egypt, strong female character, main character shot, knife throwing, knife, desert ...
Place: egypt
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Shogun's Ninja (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan's hidden gold only to find that two daggers are the key to the hiding place of the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, shogun, treasure hunt, danger, vengeance, gang, samurai, heroes, deadly, battles, military ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: japan, asia
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The Assassins (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the year 198 BC, Cao Cao (Chow Yun Fat), Prime Minister of the Han Dynasty, ventured to the east and defeated China's greatest warrior Lu Bu, terrifying every ambitious warlord across the country. Several years later, after taking the Han ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, captivating, epic ...
Plot: hidden identity, adventure, state affairs, assassination, assassination attempt, political conspiracy, deadly, political intrigue, head of state, rivalry, battles, assassin ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia
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Gone with the Bullets (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Set in 1920s Shanghai, Ma Zouri and Xiang Feitian establish a notorious beauty pageant called the Flowers Competition. All of the city's elite attend the gala event, but when Wanyan Ying unexpectedly wins, it sets into motion a series of tragic ...
Style: realistic, emotional, stylized, serious, captivating
Plot: love and romance, contests and competitions, artists and showbiz, nightclub, ambition, partners, nightlife, love affair, rivalry, society, urban, prostitute ...
Time: 20th century, 20s
Place: china
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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, atmospheric, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, sword, romance, love and romance, adventure, heroes, warlord, female warrior, redemption, love, fight ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
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Viking Legacy (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In ancient times, there were seven sacred scrolls believed to grant power and prosperity to those who possessed them. Prophecy told that a child born in pure Royal blood would one day harness power and rule over the nations. As men fought to claim ...
Plot: prophecy, viking, power, warlord, war, male full rear nudity, chase, scroll, fight, sword
Place: europe
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Taking Chance (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: military, soldier, self discovery, gulf war, sacrifice, war, life is a bitch, military life, marines, patriotism, warlord, iraq war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004
Place: wyoming, usa, iraq, minneapolis minnesota, salt lake city utah ...
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Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: epic, entertaining, twists and turns, surprise ending
Plot: time machine, superhero team, space travel, explosion, murder, heroes, friendship, catastrophe, fantasy world, good versus evil, sister sister relationship, time travel ...
Time: near future, year 1970, 1940s, 2020s, year 2012 ...
Place: new jersey, japan, missouri, manhattan new york city, norway
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Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
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, epic, twists and turns, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, atlantis, ocean, warrior, shark, rescue, underwater, army, superhuman powers, father son relationship, sword fight ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, year 1985
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, maine, sicily, italy
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Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: After the events of Justice League: War, Ocean Master and Black Manta have declared a war against the surface in retaliation of the aftermath of Apokoliptian-tyrant Darkseid's planetary invasion. Queen Atlanna seeks out her other son, Ocean ...
Style: comic, fairy tale, light, absurd, ridiculous
Plot: superhero team, superhero, destiny, revenge, batman, transformation, betrayal, chase, blood, vigilante, good versus evil, violence ...
Place: athens greece, atlantic ocean, maine
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12 Strong (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: based on true events, exciting, suspenseful, rough, touching ...
Plot: cia, heroism, machismo, soldier, september 11 2001, murder, destruction, military, behind enemy lines, battle, heroes, brutality ...
Time: 2000s, year 2001
Place: afghanistan, middle east, usa
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: magic, save the world, end of the world, superhero, genocide, battlefield, sacrifice, teenage superhero, magical object, throne, supervillain, superhero team ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, africa, scotland
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Justice League: War (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The world is under attack by an alien armada led by the powerful Apokoliptian, Darkseid. A group of superheroes consisting of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern, Cyborg, and Shazam must set aside their differences and gather ...
Style: exciting, serious, surprise ending, comic, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhero team, danger, save the world, evil alien, heroes, rivalry, chases and races, space and aliens, escapades, transformation, batman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, paris france, washington d.c., new jersey
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, tense, humorous, surprise ending
Plot: hitman, assassin, killer, bodyguard, revenge, on the run, travel, opposites attract, criminal, courtroom, chase, courage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, england, geneva switzerland, manchester england, tower bridge london ...
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Day Watch (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A man who serves in the war between the forces of Light and Dark comes into possession of a device that can restore life to Moscow, which was nearly destroyed by an apocalyptic event.
Style: stylized, light, exciting, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, witch, apocalypse, destiny, supernatural, redemption, immortality, regret, darkness, future dystopia, russian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006, year 1992 ...
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Vytor: The Starfire Champion (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vytor: The Starfire Champion is an American animated television series produced by World Events Productions.
Style: futuristic
Plot: hologram, quest, monster, village, magic, sidekick, ring, aerial combat, fortress, anthropomorphism, good versus evil, laser ...
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Xyber 9: New Dawn (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Xyber 9: New Dawn is an animated television series produced by Bokabi and Saban Entertainment. It originally debuted on the Fox Kids network on September 25, 1999. Only 10 episodes aired before it was cancelled on December 4, 1999. Soon after, it ...
Plot: villain, post apocalypse, kingdom, artificial intelligence, warlord, teenage protagonist, future war, queen, princess, king, allies, distant future ...
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Dino-Riders (1988)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Dino-Riders is a cartoon television series that first aired in 1988. Dino-Riders was primarily a promotion to launch a new Tyco toy line. Only fourteen episodes were produced, three of which were produced on VHS for the United States. It aired in ...
Plot: ice age, wormhole, good versus evil, warlord, pterodactyl, blind man, tyrannosaurus rex, time travel, telepathy, laser
Time: prehistory
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The Ghostly Face (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Indonesia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Ghostly Face (a good guy who wears a monster mask) kills a woman's father and steals his sword, she sets off for revenge. She is unaware that Ghostly Face isn't the killer, but has been set up a a band of pirates. Along the way the ...
Plot: warlord, cockfight, impalement, martial arts, masked man, female fighter, sword, spear, revenge
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