Fighting movie movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fighting movie movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, realistic, serious, suspense, rough and intense films and TV shows about / with fighting movie, fight, violence, fight scenes, fistfight, martial arts, brutality, mentor, rivalry and vengeance plots mostly in Action, Drama and Sport genres shot in USA, Hong Kong, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fighting movie: Creed (2015), Baki (2018), Never Back Down (2008), Mortal Kombat (2021), Blood and Bone (2009), Enter the Dragon (1973), Fighting (2009), Kickboxer (1989), No Retreat, No Surrender (1985), Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019).

List of fighting movie movies

Creed (2015)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.
Style: realistic, feel good, captivating, serious, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: boxing, underdog, fighting movie, coach, boxer, athlete and trainer, mentor, legacy, sport, ambition, rivalry, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1998, 1990s ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, tijuana mexico, los angeles, mexico ...
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Baki (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: The protagonist, Baki Hanma, trains with an intense focus to become strong enough to surpass his father, Yujiro Hanma, the strongest fighter in the world. Five of the world's most violent and brutal death row inmates are gathering to face Baki. ...
Style: exciting, brutal, suspense, unusual plot structure, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, fight, warrior, fighting movie, underground fighting, fighting style, battles, standoff, showdown, contests and competitions, violence, military training ...
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Never Back Down (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rebellious Jake Tyler is lured into an ultimate underground fight Scene at his new high school, after receiving threats to the safety of his friends and family Jake decides to seek the mentoring of a veteran fighter who trains him for one final ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: athlete and trainer, martial arts, high school, youth, boxing, rivalry, teenage life, rage, duel, power relations, fighting movie, fist fighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: florida, usa, brazil, orlando florida, tokyo
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Mortal Kombat (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A failing boxer uncovers a family secret that leads him to a mystical tournament called Mortal Kombat where he meets a group of warriors who fight to the death in order to save the realms from the evil sorcerer Shang Tsung.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, martial arts tournament, martial artist, fighting movie, fight, save the world, alternate dimension, chase, god, superhuman powers, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: usa, japan
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Blood and Bone (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, an ex-con (White) takes the underground fighting world by storm in his quest to fulfill a promise to a dead friend.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison fight, tournament, fist fighting, streetfighting, drifter, fistfight, fighting movie, martial arts, gangsters, fight, heroes, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Enter the Dragon (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, kung fu, shaolin, island, fighting movie, tough heroes, drug lord, contests and competitions, spy, master apprentice relationship, martial arts tournament ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, usa, china, los angeles ...
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Fighting (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Small-town boy Shawn MacArthur has come to New York City with nothing. Barely earning a living selling counterfeit goods on the streets, his luck changes when scam artist Harvey Boarden sees that he has a natural talent for streetfighting. When ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: street fighter, boxing, fight, fighting movie, athlete and trainer, rivalry, kickboxing, kickboxer, streetfighting, urban ghetto, martial artist, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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Kickboxer (1989)
Genre: Action, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: If your enemy refuses to be humbled... Destroy him. Accompanied by his brother Kurt (Van Damme), American kickboxing champion Eric Sloane (Dennis Alexio), arrives in Thailand to defeat the Eastern warriors at their own sport. His opponent: ruthless ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, martial arts tournament, fight, fighting movie, heroes, master warrior, vengeance, revenge, hopes, graphic violence, wheelchair, muay thai ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
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No Retreat, No Surrender (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Young Jason Stillwell (Kurt McKinney) moves with his parents to Seattle, where local bullies harass them without mercy. Jason's father Tom (Tim Baker) does not believe in violence, so the family takes it on the chin. One day Jason enrolls in a ...
Style: serious, surprise ending, exciting, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts training, karate, martial arts, ghost, kickboxing, training, rivalry, fighting style, fighting movie, vengeance, showdown, jeet kune do ...
Time: 80s
Place: seattle, usa, russia, seattle washington, california ...
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Ip Man 4: The Finale (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ip Man 4 is an upcoming Hong Kong biographical martial arts film directed by Wilson Yip and produced by Raymond Wong. It is the fourth in the Ip Man film series based on the life of the Wing Chun grandmaster of the same name and features Donnie Yen ...
Style: based on true events, uplifting, atmospheric, inspirational, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu, master warrior, wing chun, human spirit, fighting movie, warrior, philosophy, hand to hand combat, mentor, immigrants, martial arts, martial arts school ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: china, hong kong, san francisco
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The Raid (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of Jakarta's slums lies an impenetrable safe house for the world's most dangerous killers and gangsters. Until now, the run-down apartment block has been considered untouchable to even the bravest of police. Cloaked under ...
Style: brutal, exciting, suspense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, swat team, fist fighting, swat, fistfight, death, warrior, fighting crime, drug lord, fight, survival, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, hong kong
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Never Back Down: No Surrender (2016)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Picking up after the events of Never Back Down 2, former MMA champion Case Walker is on the comeback trail to become champion once again.
Style: inspirational, suspense, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, hand to hand combat, martial arts, martial arts training, fighting movie, fight, tournament, martial artist, fistfight, kickboxer, kickboxing, sport ...
Time: contemporary
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Embattled (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The eldest son of a ruthlessly tough MMA champion must fight his way out of the abusive cycle his father has continued.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, inspirational, realistic
Plot: athlete's life, fighting movie, wrestling, rivalry, father son relationship, ambition, fight, male camaraderie, human spirit, mentor, bravery, courage ...
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Kickboxer: Retaliation (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One year after the events of "Kickboxer: Vengeance", Kurt Sloan has vowed never to return to Thailand. However, while gearing up for a MMA title shot, he finds himself sedated and forced back into Thailand, this time in prison. He is there ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kickboxing, muscleman, muay thai, fighting movie, fight, martial arts, torture, bloody violence, vengeance, mentor, kickboxer, friendship ...
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, warrior, sword fight, female martial artist, aristocracy, martial artist, vengeance, love and romance, tough girl, female warrior, ninja ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, beijing china, hong kong, tokyo
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Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The world’s most lethal odd couple – bodyguard Michael Bryce and hitman Darius Kincaid – are back on another life-threatening mission. Still unlicensed and under scrutiny, Bryce is forced into action by Darius's even more volatile wife, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, surprise ending, buddy comedy, entertaining
Plot: hitman, adventure, bodyguard, fighting movie, covert operation, killer, fight, mission, agent, prospector, millionaire, secret mission ...
Time: 1950s, 2020s, 50s
Place: tuscany, florence italy, greece, eastern europe, europe ...
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Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, heroic, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: warrior, mythology, sword fight, courage, greek mythology, army, battlefield, ancient, betrayal, forbidden love, war, king ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, paris france
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Here Comes the Boom (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A high school biology teacher moonlights as a mixed-martial arts fighter in an effort to raise money to save the school's music program.
Style: inspirational, humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: underdog, mixed martial arts, contests and competitions, teacher, high school teacher, martial arts, fight, prize money, lifestyle change, against the odds, sport, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, breathtaking, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, revenge, ancient rome, freedom, gladiator, courage, sword fight, master warrior, pride and honor, tragic hero ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, italy, north africa, germany, spain
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Boyka: Undisputed IV (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the fourth installment of the fighting franchise, Boyka is shooting for the big leagues when an accidental death in the ring makes him question everything he stands for. When he finds out the wife of the man he accidentally killed is in trouble, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: fight, prison, redemption, hand to hand combat, widow, boxing, accidental death, martial arts, arrested, religion, jail, russian ...
Time: contemporary
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Fight Club (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the ...
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, twist ending, mind bending, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nihilism, split personality, self destructing, fighting the system, insomnia, social decay, dark humor, losing-it hero, loneliness, life philosophy, insanity, paranoia ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: delaware, usa
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Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After working as a drug courier and getting into a brutal shootout with police, a former boxer finds himself at the mercy of his enemies as they force him to instigate violent acts that turn the prison he resides in into a battleground.
Style: tense, suspense, rough, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: prisoner, maximum security prison, boxer, prison, prison warden, methamphetamine, murder, interrogation, police shootout, revenge, fight, violence ...
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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: serious, tense, emotional, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, warrior, sport, fist fighting, boxing, courage, athlete and trainer, fight scenes, teacher, underdog, training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa, iraq, philadelphia, el paso texas ...
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The Night Comes for Us (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After sparing a girl's life during a massacre, an elite Triad assassin is targeted by an onslaught of murderous gangsters.
Style: tense, exciting, brutal, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, fist fighting, chinese mafia, fight, triad, assassin, massacre, martial arts, one against many, knife fight, gore, one man army ...
Place: indonesia
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Girl's Blood (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Four girls take part in illegal underground fighting event "Girl's Blood" held at an abandoned school building in Roppongi every night. The girls have their own stories and quirks from their private lives. Satsuki (Yuria Haga) suffers ...
Style: not serious, ecchi, atmospheric, satirical
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian love, fight, cage fighting, lesbian interest, underground fighting, society, fight scenes, against the rules, bonding, violence, anti conformity ...
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The Outpost (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force of Taliban fighters in a coordinated attack. The Battle of ...
Style: brutal, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, u.s. army, war, combat, roadblock, army, taliban, battles, death, gunfight, danger, politics ...
Time: 2000s, year 2009, year 2006, year 1984
Place: afghanistan
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Undisputed (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Monroe Hutchens is the heavyweight champion of Sweetwater, a maximum security prison. He was convicted to a life sentence due to a passionate crime. Iceman Chambers is the heavyweight champion, who lost his title due to a rape conviction to ten ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, fight, life sentence, gangsters, murder, heroes, boxing, racial slur, convict, prisoner, solitary, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas, mojave desert, new jersey ...
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American Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter will little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On one of his first missions driving a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, soldier, master warrior, heroes, military, chase, one man army, danger, confined, daring rescue, mortal combat ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, asia
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The Fighter (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Fighter, is a drama about boxer "Irish" Micky Ward's unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. His Rocky-like rise was shepherded by half-brother Dicky, a boxer-turned-trainer who rebounded in life after nearly being ...
Style: sincere, inspirational, realistic, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, boxer, underdog, athlete's life, training, sport, loyalty, arrest, addiction, drug abuse, self destructing, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1993
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, new hampshire, london ...
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Unbeatable (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Fai, once a world champion in boxing, escapes to Macau from the loan sharks and unexpectedly encounters Qi, a young chap who is determined to win a boxing match. Fai becomes Qi's mentor and rediscovers his passion to fight not only in the ring ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, opponent, boxing, rivalry, contests and competitions, boxing match, loan shark, training, off the grid, mixed martial arts, fight for supremacy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
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