Kung Fu Movies

List of the best kung fu movies according to visitors: The Final Master, God of War, Birth of the Dragon, Kung Fury, Drunken Master, The Raid, Who Am I?, Spiritual Kung Fu, Enter the Dragon, The Thousand Faces of Dunjia.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Genre
Country
Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, drama
CountryChina
CharactersMilitary, Warriors
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight, Rivalry
PlaceChina
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Determined to pass down his art, the Final Master of Wing Chun is caught in a power struggle with malicious local officials and ultimately must choose between personal honor and his master’s dying wish.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, military, biography, history
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration01:43
CharactersPirates, Samurai, Lovers
PlotWar, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Rivalry
Time16th century

During the 16th century, pirates rule the Chinese coastline, pillaging the small villages and terrorizing the citizens. When maverick leader Commander Yu enlists the help of a sharp young general, they devise a plan to defeat the pirates. A violent clash of wit and weapons will decide who will rule the land.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, drama, biography
CountryUSA, China, Canada
CharactersHeroes, Tough guys, Warriors
PlotOn real events, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight, Karate
StyleExciting, Inspirational, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense

Set against the backdrop of San Francisco’s Chinatown, this cross-cultural biopic chronicles Bruce Lee’s emergence as a martial-arts superstar after his legendary secret showdown with fellow martial artist Wong Jack Man.

Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, short, crime
CountryUSA, Sweden
Duration31:02
CharactersManiacs, Hackers, Dinosaurs, Robots, Ninja
PlotLove, War, Time travel, Travel, Kung Fu
PlaceGermany, USA
StyleFascinating

During an unfortunate series of events, a friend of Kung Fury is assassinated by the most dangerous kung fu master criminal of all time, Adolf Hitler, a.k.a Kung Führer. Kung Fury decides to travel back in time to Nazi Germany in order to kill Hitler and end the Nazi empire once and for all.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genreaction, comedy
CountryHong Kong
Duration01:51
CharactersTeachers, Heroes, Alcoholics
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Boxing, Fight, Karate
PlaceChina, Asia
StyleExciting, For men

A mischievous young man is sent to hone his martial arts skills with an older, alcoholic kung fu master.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryIndonesia, USA
Duration01:36
CharactersSpecial Forces, Killers, Warriors
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Skirmishes, Fight, Martial Arts
StyleExciting, Heavy, Tense, Serious, For men

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 the cover of pre-dawn darkness and silence, an elite swat team is tasked with raiding the safe house in order to take down the notorious drug lord that runs it. But when a chance encounter with a spotter blows their cover and news of their assault reaches the drug lord, the building's lights are cut and all the exits blocked. Stranded on the sixth floor with no way out, the unit must fight their way through the city's worst to survive their mission. Starring Indonesian martial arts sensation Iko Uwais.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryHong Kong
Duration01:58
CharactersSpy, Special Forces
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Chase, Lost memory
PlaceAircraft, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Light, Tense, For men, Disturbing

A group of covert CIA operatives trailing a potential new energy source are double-crossed by corrupt agent Morgan, who causes a helicopter crash in remote South Africa. The sole survivor, suffering severe amnesia, is nursed to recovery by a kindly native tribe who call him "Whoami" after the question he keeps asking. With the help of a mysterious reporter Christine, Whoami pieces together his past and tracks the turncoat agent and his criminal cohorts.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, comedy
CountryHong Kong, Taiwan
Duration01:34

Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie's character discovers dancing blue ghosts with bright red hair who haunt the library.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genreaction, drama, crime
CountryHong Kong, USA
Duration01:39
CharactersSpy
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight, Karate, Investigation
PlaceIslands
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Serious, For men

A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, fantasy
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration01:12
CharactersDogs, Horses, Monsters, Dragons, Demons
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Gambling, Fight, Earthquake
PlaceChina, The Universe, Hospitals, Hotels
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Depressive, Disturbing

The world is on the brink of catastrophe in a chaotic age where evil demons roam. In order to keep evil at bay, a mysterious organisation from the pugilist world emerges. A new constable and a young girl with a mysterious past are also drawn into this group, and the group embarks on an incredible adventure.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction
CountryHong Kong
Duration01:23
CharactersGangsters
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight, Money, Death
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Following his defeat by Master Ip, Cheung Tin Chi (Zhang) tries to make a life with his young son in Hong Kong, waiting tables at a bar that caters to expats. But it s not long before the mix of foreigners, money, and triad leaders draw him once again to the fight.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, thriller, adventure, crime
CountryHong Kong, China
Duration01:28
PlotWar, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight
PlaceChina
StyleExciting, Action, Serious, Disturbing

During the warlords era in China, a village located in rural area called Pucheng fell into dangerous situation when its government allocated all its military force to the front line, the cruel commandant Cao from the enemy troops arrived the village and killed the innocent, the guardians of Pucheng were desperate to fight against Cao for justice and to protect their homeland.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genreaction, drama, biography
CountryHong Kong, China
Duration01:15
CharactersGangsters, Artists
PlotOn real events, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fight
PlaceSchool, China
StyleTwisted plot, Beautiful landscapes, For men

When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration02:07
CharactersWerewolf, Teachers, Demons, Giants
PlotDancing, Adventure, Travel, Kung Fu, Friendship
PlaceChina
StyleExciting, Action, Light, Fascinating, Tense

Tang Monk brings three disciples on a journey to the West. On the outside, everything seems harmonious. However, tension is present beneath the surface, and their hearts and minds are not in agreement. After a series of demon-capturing events, the monk and his disciples gain mutual understanding of each others' hardships and unease. Finally, they resolve their inner conflict and work together to become an all-conquering, demon-exorcising team.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, military, biography
CountryHong Kong, China
Duration02:03
CharactersHeroes, Teachers
PlotOn real events, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Rivalry
PlaceJapan, China, Asia
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gloomy, Epic

Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man moves to Hong Kong and struggles to provide for his family. In the mean time, Gong Er chooses the path of vengeance after her father was killed by Ma San.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama
CountryChina
Duration01:05
CharactersHeroes, Immortals
PlotTravel, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Mythology, Fate
PlaceFantastic worlds, Mountains, China
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Soulful, Fascinating, Serious

The story tells the story of Sun Wukong and Erlang Shen, who come to the Immortal Mountain to cultivate their skills. They gain friendship, experience love and ultimately betrayal, growing throughout their life journey.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersMonsters, Ninja, Warriors, Actors
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fight, Fights without rules
PlaceIslands
StyleExciting, By games, Disturbing

For nine generations an evil sorcerer has been victorious in hand-to-hand battle against his mortal enemies. If he wins a tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, desolation and evil will reign over the multiverse forever. To save Earth, three warriors must overcome seemingly insurmountable odds, their own inner demons, and superhuman foes in this action/adventure movie based on one of the most popular video games of all time.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration01:12
CharactersBodyguards, Criminals
PlotMartial Arts, Fight, Martial Arts
StyleFascinating

A retired bodyguard who has settled into a corner of the world where China, Russia and North Korea meet as he suffers from early dementia finds a new friend in a young girl. When her life is threatened by her father's connection with a local crime lord, .the bodyguard must call upon his long forgotten skills to save her.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryHong Kong, China
Duration01:27
PlotMartial Arts
StyleExciting

Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for dispensing his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before mainland China's takeover of Hong Kong. Jun pursues the gang tirelessly, sometimes ignoring police protocols. A showdown is inevitable!

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration01:40
CharactersSerial killers, Heroes
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight, Rivalry
PlacePrison, China, Asia
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryHong Kong, South Korea, USA
Duration01:43
CharactersGangsters, Heroes
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Cars, Karate
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing

A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrecomedy, sport
CountryChina, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration01:39
CharactersAlcoholics, Orphans
PlotTime travel, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Basketball, Rivalry
PlaceChina, Asia, Night Clubs
StyleExciting

Shi-Jie is a brilliant martial artist from the Kung Fu School. One day, he encounters a group of youths playing basketball and shows off how easy it is for him, with his martial arts training, to do a Slam Dunk. Watching him was Chen-Li, a shrewd businessman, who recruits him to play varsity basketball at the local university.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, fantasy, drama
CountryJapan, United Kingdom, South Korea
Duration01:33
CharactersSamurai, Demons, Blonde girls, Immortals, Bodyguards
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Water, Hunger
PlaceShips, Forest, Japan, Cemetery
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine.

Markimdb: 4.2
Genreaction, comedy, drama
CountryChina, Hong Kong
Duration01:32
CharactersFriends
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Rivalry
PlaceAsia
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

Danny is a young martial arts enthusiast who arrives in Hong Kong to head a school of Choy Lee Fut owned by his wealthy father.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, adventure
CountryChina, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration01:57
CharactersHeroes
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Pursuit, Betrayal
PlaceChina, Asia
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Serious, For men

Set in ancient China, Zeng Jing is a skilled assassin who finds herself in possession of a mystical Buddhist monk's remains. She begins a quest to return the remains to its rightful resting place, and thus places herself in mortal danger because a team of assassins is in a deadly pursuit to possess the remains which holds an ancient power-wielding secret.

Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, drama
CountryThailand
Duration01:32
CharactersSamurai, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Autistic, Yakuza
PlotSurvival, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fight
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

An autistic woman with powerful martial art skills looks to settle her ailing mother's debts by seeking out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.

Markimdb: 8
Genreaction, documentary, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Hong Kong
Duration01:50
PlotMartial Arts
StyleTouching

Legendary martial artist Bruce Lee is the subject of this thoughtful documentary by Lee aficionado John Little. Using interviews, behind-the-scenes footage and action sequences from Lee's last (unfinished) film, Game of Death, Little paints a textured, complex portrait of the world's most famous action hero

Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryGermany, USA
CharactersSpy, Partners
PlotAdventure, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Fight, Karate
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Light

When a systems engineer blows the whistle on a dangerous technology, Charlie's Angels from across the globe are called into action, putting their lives on the line to protect society.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryHong Kong
Duration01:39
CharactersGangsters, Heroes, Tough guys, Teachers
PlotKung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fight, Karate
PlacePrison, Japan, China, Asia
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

Chen Zhen returns to the international compound of China only to learn of his beloved teacher's death. This is compounded by the continual racist harassment by the Japanese population in the area. Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on with his mastery of martial arts while investigating his teacher's murder.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantasy, melodrama, detective, biography, history
CountryChina, Japan, Hong Kong
Duration02:03
CharactersDemons, Lovers, Poets, Cats, Emperors
PlotKung Fu, Investigation, Mystery, Death, Supernatural
PlaceChina
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense

During the Late Tang Dynasty, a manor is invaded by a demon cat and a sense of unrest befalls the capital of Changan. A poet is charged with investigating the case and meets up with a monk. The two work together and pull apart the thread of clues to reveal a history of truths leading to the events.





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