Besides the fact they are tremendously fun, martial arts movies are really interesting.  Sometimes when you are just flipping through channels, if you stumble upon a martial arts movie you won’t be able to get yourself away from the TV.  Martial arts movies are all about the fight scenes which are somewhat interrupted with the story.  However, there are several martial arts movies which are a true delight for everyone.  These movies have an amazing plot as well as breathtaking fight scenes, and are incredibly fun and interesting to watch.  So here is the list of top seven martial arts movies that are a definite must-see.


7. Hero

hero2 In this incredible movie Jet Li manages to become a true hero of the choreographed scenes of fight.  The scenery in the movie is absolutely amazing, and the plot is quite interesting.  Basically it can be said that this is one movie which has absolutely everything that ago the martial arts movie should have.  It’s a definite must-see, if you like martial arts movies, be specially for those who haven’t already seen it!  But even if you have, you can always watch it once more.


4330090-seven+samurai+(1954)6. Seven Samurai

The Seven Samurai is a great martial arts movie, which is so good that you will forget that it is black and white.
Seven Samurai is a definite must-see, or anyone who likes martial arts movies.


5. Once Upon A Time In China

editedOnce Upon A Time In China is the first movie in trilogy starring Let Li.  The incredible fight scenes, as well as the equal the incredible story, will captivate your attention for the entire movie.

4. Kung Fu Hustle

Here’s one martial arts movie which serves to show that martial arts movies can be fun, and do not have to be serious.  The amazing fight scenes are intertwined with the ridiculous story which will make you glued to your seat from the beginning until the very end of this film.


3. Assassins

This amazing movie shows the rivalry between assassins and samurais.  It also shows how battles can be won by careful, strategic planning and scheming, and not to just by using sheer force.  For those of you who love to root for the underdog, you will definitely be amazed with this movie.


2. Kill Bill Vol.1

poster_killbillvol1This thrilling film has some major fights scenes as well as some massive scenes of violence.  Also, the protagonist, hot female star Uma Thurman, is unarguably amazing at the fight scenes.  Furthermore, the story is quite thrilling and it will captivate your attention.


1. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Ang Lee’s epic movie is literally such an amazing martial arts movie that once it is finished you will want to see it again.  Not only that it is amazing, but it also has tree fighting scenes, how cool is that?