The best movies about fighters: 10 pictures for fans of martial arts, martial arts and spectacular confrontations

Movies about fighters are extremely popular, as they are always very spectacular. The audience is deliberately prepared for the final showdown between protagonist and antagonist. Therefore, the ending of such films is always on top.

Today we will consider a few paintings that you can quite easily add to your “white list”. So sit back, grab yourself something tasty, and we begin.


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This is an incredible, but very real story about world boxing champion Mickey Ward, nicknamed “The Irishman”. His path to Olympus was also in many ways similar to Rocky – a guy from the people who, before and after training, was still forced to work on road works.

After trial and error, Mickey manages to find the right coach, the love of waitress Charlene, and the care of her mother. All this helped him gain the will to win and climb the world podium.

Yip Man

Ip Man / Still from the filmPhoto: Kinopoisk

This is a story about a guy who was born in the small town of Foshan in China. A man over time becomes a master of Wing Chun – one of the strongest in kung fu. The master does not have his own school, he only occasionally arranges friendly sparring.

When Japan occupies China, Yip Man remains almost the only person who retains his dignity and purity of heart.

Ninja Assassin

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This film about fighters tells about a guy named Reizo, who was raised from an early age in the secret school of assassins Ozunu. Many had previously considered the organization a fiction.

Raizo has a guilty conscience after his best friend is killed by members of his organization and decides to run away from his own. However, these “friends” do not let him go so easily.

Karate Guy

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This is a story about a teenager named Daniel. He and his mother arrive on the east coast with his mother. However, it is extremely difficult for him to make new acquaintances in a completely alien society.

The situation is aggravated by the fact that the school is actually run by a gang of cruel karate guys who call themselves “Cobras”. Daniel is also on the list of victims, as he begins to court the former girlfriend of the leader of the Cobras.

After the first fight, which our guy loses, he decides to turn to Master Miyagi to make him a real karateka.

Enter the dragon

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On the territory of a remote island, which the bandits have turned into a fortress, a martial arts school is opening, which is simply a screen. In fact, the bandits trade in smuggling.

Our hero Bruce Lee also ends up on the island, who becomes one of the participants in a cruel tournament.

Shang-chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings

Photo: Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten RingsPhoto: Kinopoisk

The story revolves around martial artist Shang-Chi, who will have to face his fears and past in order to face the future with confidence.

However, the situation is further aggravated by the fact that he is drawn into a web of intrigue by a secret organization called the Ten Rings.

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

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The film tells about the martial artist Li Mubai, who goes on a long journey with a magical green steel sword that was stolen by bandits.

However, the figure of an old enemy suddenly appears on his way – a hired killer, who, after a long rest, again decided to return to the warpath.


The film "The Way".Photo: Yandex Zen

This action movie is about a Russian guy Alexei, who was and remains a man of the 90s. Then the only alternative to poverty was drugs or crime. Our hero, instead of a strict regime colony, chooses the “School of Sambo”, where they train first-class fighters from teenagers. The hardening he received there helps him in the army, and then in a group that is engaged in the destruction of terrorists around the world.

Undisputed 2

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Upon arrival in Moscow, the ex-world champion gets into a showdown with the participation of criminal authorities. The situation is aggravated by the fact that they are connected with officials from the presidential administration. Therefore, a false case is started against our hero, and now his path home will run through a harsh Russian prison.

Ong Bak

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The film begins in the tiny village of Nagpradu in Thailand. A misfortune befell the locals, because the huge head of the Buddha statue, which is called Ong Bakyu, disappeared somewhere.

To return part of the statue, you need not only an intelligent, but also a physically developed person. the only candidate is a young guy, Ting, who is learning the art of Maui Thai from a local monk.

On this, our selection of films about fighters came to an end. If you have any questions, write them in the comments. And we have prepared for you a few no less interesting collections. Here they are:

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