Movies about fights without rules

Movies about fights without rules
List of the best movies about fights without rules, selected by visitors to our site: Fight Club, Fighting, Bloodsport, Never Back Down, Here Comes the Boom, Mortal Kombat, Undisputed, Dragon Eyes, A Prayer Before Dawn, The Fighter.

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

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
PlotFight, Fights without rules, Obsession, Split personality, Loneliness
StyleInteresting, Popular, Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Mind-altering

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 way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, drama, sport
CharactersDogs, Tough guys
PlotBoxing, Fight, Fights without rules, Rivalry
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Atmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Serious

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 Harvey offers Shawn help at making the real cash, the two form an uneasy partnership.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, drama, biography, sport
CharactersHeroes, Friends
PlotOn real events, Martial Arts, Fight, Fights without rules, Karate
StyleExciting, Inspirational, Heavy, Serious, For men

Frank Dux has entered the "kumite", an illegal underground martial-arts competition where serious injury and even death are not unknown. Chong Li, a particularly ruthless and vicious fighter is the favorite, but then again Dux has not fought him yet.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, drama, sport
CharactersTeens, Heroes
PlotLove, Sports, Martial Arts, Boxing, Fight
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

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 no-holds-barred elimination fight with his nemesis and local martial arts champion Ryan McCarthy.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, sport
CharactersTeachers, Trainers, Nurses
PlotMartial Arts, Boxing, Fight, Fights without rules, Competitions
StyleExciting, Inspirational, For men

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.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CharactersMonsters, Ninja, Warriors, Actors
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fight, Fights without rules
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: 6.2
Genreaction, drama, crime, sport
CountryUSA, Germany, Japan
CharactersGangsters, Heroes, Tough guys
PlotGambling, Fight, Fights without rules, Hip Hop
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Serious, For men

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 years in Sweetwater. WHen these two giants collide in the same prison, they fight against each other disputing who is the real champion.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
PlotFight, Fights without rules, Rivalry
PlaceSmall cities

In St. Jude, drug dealers and corrupt cops have destroyed an urban neighborhood. But newcomer, Hong, has the fighting skills and moral vision to save this town from itself.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, drama, crime, biography, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, China, Cambodia, USA, Germany
CharactersDogs, Hired assassins, Photographers
PlotLove, On real events, Survival, Martial Arts, Gambling
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

The true story of Billy Moore, an English boxer incarcerated in Thailand's most notorious prison. Thrown into a world of drugs and violence, he finds his best chance to escape is to fight his way out in Muay Thai tournaments.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, biography, sport
PlotOn real events, Sports, Boxing, Fight, Fights without rules
StyleAction, Inspirational, Soulful, Fascinating, Heavy

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 KO'd by drugs and crime.

Markimdb: 3.9
Genreaction, drama
PlotMartial Arts, Fight, Fights without rules, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Sidelined by an injury incurred while protecting his young brother, underground fighter Charlie Fontaine feels blindsided when he discovers his brother having sex on his couch with his new wife, Kat. Fueled by rage, a determined Charlie makes plans to get back in the ring and take on his brother in a fight to the death.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredocumentary, biography, sport
CountryRepublic of Ireland
PlotSports, Passion

Conor McGregor is the biggest star in the history of Mixed Martial Arts. Filmed over the course of 4 years, Notorious is the exclusive, all-access account of Conor’s meteoric rise from claiming benefits and living in his parents' spare room in Dublin to claiming multiple championship UFC belts and seven figure pay-packets in Las Vegas.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersFirefighters, Serial killers, Tough guys
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Fights without rules, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

David Lord finds himself forced into the savage world of a modern gladiatorial arena, where men fight to the death for the entertainment of the online masses.

Markimdb: 3.7
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, crime
CountryHong Kong, USA, Canada
PlotAdventure, Kung Fu, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fights without rules
StyleBy games, Serious, For men, Disturbing

When a teenager, Chun-Li witnesses the kidnapping of her father by wealthy crime lord M. Bison. When she grows up, she goes into a quest for vengeance and becomes the famous crime-fighter of the Street Fighter universe.

CharactersDogs, Gangsters, Gangsters, Thieves, Gypsies
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Gambling, Boxing, Revenge
PlaceEngland, London, USA, New York
StylePopular, Exciting, Smart, For a group of friends, For men

The second film from British director Guy Ritchie. Snatch tells an obscure story similar to his first fast-paced crazy character-colliding filled film “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.” There are two overlapping stories here – one is the search for a stolen diamond, and the other about a boxing promoter who’s having trouble with a psychotic gangster.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, South Africa, Philippines
CharactersNinja, Heroes, Military, Soldier
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Chase
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

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 convoy, his platoon is attacked by a group of rebels who try to steal the weapons the platoon is transporting and kidnap the base colonel's daughter.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, drama, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersAlcoholics, Trainers, Managers
PlotBoxing, Success, Competitions, Rivalry
StyleAction, Inspirational, Heavy, Serious, For men

A former youth boxing champion, Jimmy McCabe is a man in search of hope but looking in all the wrong places. When he hits rock bottom he turns to his childhood boxing club and the only family he has left: gym owner Bill corner man Eddie and promoter Joe. Back in training, years after anyone thought he was a contender, he risks his life, as he tries to stand tall and regain his place in the world.

Markimdb: 5.7
PlotBank robbery, Betrayal

Set in 1899 Paris, a young police sergeant is chosen to infiltrate a group of anarchists, an opportunity he sees to rise through the ranks. However, he soon finds himself becoming attached to the group.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, drama, sport
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersJews, Friends, Losers, Trainers, Bouncers
PlotOn real events, Hockey, Success, Rivalry
StyleExciting, By books, Heavy, Fancy, Makes me think

Doug Glatt, a slacker who discovers he has a talent for brawling is approached by a minor league hockey coach and invited to join the team as the "muscle." Despite the fact that Glatt can't skate his best friend, Pat, convinces him to give it a shot, and Glatt becomes a hero to the team and their fans, until the league's reigning goon becomes threatened by Glatt's success and decides to even the score.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, action, drama
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Fight, Fights without rules, Death
StyleUnexpected ending, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

After Sabrina is abducted, she finds herself in an underground lair, forced to do battle with other innocent women for the amusement of unseen spectators. Each of these reluctant warriors has something to lose, but only one will remain when the game is done.

Markimdb: 4.3
PlotMartial Arts, Karate, Debts, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men

Once a legend in the brutal world of illicit underground fighting, Shane Slavin (Daniels) decides to turn his life around, promising his wife and young son he's fought his last battle. But when his younger brother betrays a ruthless crime boss (Weller), Shane is forced back into the arena to pay his brother's debts and to protect his family.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, drama
CharactersHeroes, Soldier
PlotMartial Arts, Fights without rules, Friendship, Chase, Rivalry
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleExciting, To cry, Heavy, Serious, For men

Lyon Gaultier is a deserter in the Foreign Legion arriving in the USA entirely hard up. He finds his brother between life and death and his sister-in-law without the money needed to heal her husband and to maintain her child. To earn the money needed, Gaultier decides to take part in some very dangerous clandestine fights.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryTurkey, United Kingdom
CharactersKillers, Scammers, Criminals
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, Fascinating

Directed by Ömer Ugur.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersGiants, Heroes
PlaceDeserts, Australia
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Depressive, Serious, For men

Mad Max becomes a pawn in a decadent oasis of a technological society, and when exiled, becomes the deliverer of a colony of children.

Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, drama, crime, sport
CharactersHeroes, Tough guys, Trainers
PlotLove, Martial Arts, Revenge, Fight, Fights without rules
StyleExciting, Action, Inspirational, Depressive, Serious

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 because the ones responsible want him to face a 6'8" 400 lbs. beast named Mongkut and in return for the fight, Kurt will get two million dollars and his freedom back. Kurt at first refuses, in which a bounty is placed on his head as a way to force him to face Mongkut. Kurt soon learns he will have no other choice and will undergo his most rigorous training yet under some unexpected mentors in order to face Mongkut in hopes to regain his freedom.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, comedy, drama, family, sport
CharactersFriends, Losers, Partners, Orphans
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Fights without rules, Friendship, Rivalry
StyleExciting, For men

The film centers on a fight promoter (Mark Feuerstein) deeply in debt to his crooked rival. Desperate for a new fighter that will help him win back everything he owes, the promoter catches a break when a 450-pound church handyman (Paul "Big Show" Wight) who has spent his entire life in an orphanage agrees to wrestle on behalf of his fellow orphans.

Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, thriller, crime
PlotMartial Arts, Revenge, Superpowers, Supernatural, Fate
PlaceVillage, Asia
StyleExciting, To cry, Fascinating, Heavy, Serious

Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana Khone villagers. There he is taught meditation and how to deal with his Karma, but very soon his arch rival returns challenging Tien for a final duel.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama
PlotSurvival, Gambling, Contests, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Serious

An ex-marine who struggles to provide for his family and a violent drug dealer with an undefeated fighting record are determined to compete in the Donnybrook, a legendary, bare-knuckle brawl with a cash prize of $100,000.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeachers, Students, Terminally ill, Teachers
PlotLife, Adventure, Meaning of life, Friendship, Death
StyleTo cry, Vital signs, Fascinating, Makes me think, Touching

A world-weary college professor is given a life-changing diagnosis and decides to throw all pretense and conventions to the wind and live his life as boldly and freely as possible with a biting sense of humor, a reckless streak and a touch of madness.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, military, biography
CountryHong Kong, China
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.