Best Martial Arts Movie Fight SceneBruce Lee, Jackie Chan, Jet Li. All did great fight scenes. Which are the very best?
The Top Ten
The fight in the alley between Bruce and about six other guys is my favorite part plus this is one funny movie. - dumbasilook
you can't beat bruce lee vs chuck norris - Chris-1
awesome... can't beat bruce and chuck. - jwileson
Two of the biggest badasses of all time coming together in the ultimate showdown.V 4 Comments
Jackie Chan's final fight of the movie. Great skills with that touch of humor Jackie became known for.
Jackie chan is so good in finale betel fight. His openhanded is kikes so good. This is amazingly ever fight sane for me.
Agree with that. Nothing beats the exemplary performance of Jackie chan, the drunken boxing master! 1
Simply breathtaking, and my favorite martial arts film.The staircase, restaurant scene in the protector was pretty bad ass also, that would be second pick.V 1 Comment
No body has done better than this up to date. Good speed, brain usage and so much more. It is the best in my opinion not like the fighting scenes in the legend of the fist. Donnie yen won his fights so easily...
Jet Li vs Billy Chow, speed and amazing power, my personal favoriteV 2 Comments
I think that the only reason this isn't the in the first or at least second place is that most of the people here haven't seen the movie... bruce lee vs chuck norris is also dope as a 1 vs 1 fight scene
This part was great,with loads of action and Tony fighting his way up the resturant, - supreme
Its still not on top because there are so many who have not matched this movieV 1 Comment
The first fight between Michelle Yeoh and Zhang Ziyi. Deadly grace, skill and beauty
This one was ridiculously precise! Even the camera men had to watch closely!
This should come first even the jade fox (cheng pei pei) and li mu bai (chow yun fat) fight scene is awesome
The choreography is absolutely amazing in this film and you get to see jackie chan in his prime v.s kick boxer benny the jet. this showdown is the definition of awesome to say the least. Jackie chan is truly one of the bar setters in martial arts movie history and not since bruce lee had you seen such well done sequences in martial arts films, jackie chan is a legend and a truly talented stuntman and martial artist and this is by far his best fight scene ever.
Most realistic fight scene, ever. Incorporates a fighting style of desperation and adaptation to the situation. Not to mention there were no pauses mid combination like you see in other cheesy "kung fu" flicks.V 1 Comment
Two of the most amazing Martial Arts styles I have ever seen.
the great martial artists
A lone warrior bend on revenge facing many foes at once. A modern version of a classic theme.
AWESOME! Now, a WoMaN BeAtInG oVeR 1)0 MeN! 1! Who can beat the Hatori Hanzo, Can You? No You Can Not 'Cause That Is How Awesome this is
Come on, this is so overrated. Thousands of Hong Kong Kung Fu films ( from the sixties till now ) are way better. And besides, they are the real thing! Not copies ( Does Tarantino do something else than copy exploitation movies? ).
Hate this stupid movie should not be on any best of martial arts list. Having this movie on the list is like have the care bear movies on the top ten action movies of all timeV 1 Comment
Ip man... the man who mentored bruce lee is portrayed by donnie yen in this film. Donnie yen is truly one of the most talented martial arts movie actors today with his display of the wing chun style in ip man. the bone crunching, chain punching, ass whooping he delivers to the ten black belts in the movie is a martial arts movie scene gem.
WIN! The legend of IP man was well portrayed in this movie, as well as the sequel. One of the greatest fight scenes of all time for sure. Even Bruce Lee wouldn't have wanted to ever take on more than 5 men at a time, let alone highly trained Martial Artists.
Being a martial artist myself I found this was an amazing fight scene that should be ranked number 1 for the pure skill that was displayed during the defeat of 10 karate black belts at the hands of Wing Chun
Best martial arts film I've ever watched and best fight scene I've even seen. So realistic you wouldn't think its been choreographed. If you've never watched IP Man, you Really have to watch it.V 4 Comments
Martial arts meets the looney tunes in this great fight scene.
I am a big martial arts fan and I have seen a lot of fight scenes on screen but summing up all my experiences till date, this was by far the most realistic scene. And not only the amazing fight choreography this particular ordeal of roughly 20 mins, the movie takes you another dimension of challenge-istead of two villains against a lone hero it's the vice versa which is pretty bad-ass.
The attacks don't emphasize on styles and spin kicks. The best part is seeing Rama and Andi getting their asses kicked so helplessly they started losing their patience to put down Mad dog and still fail. Extremely sensational.
One of the most visceral fighting scenes I've ever seen, and I have seen hundreds or maybe thousands. Mad Dog is the real deal, he's so badass, even though he's the villain, deep down you still want him to live so just you can see him kicking asses.
The only reason this scene is not in a higher position is because the movie is quite new, not many people have the luxury to watch it.
Mad Dog = god of martial arts. In the movie, he was brutal and was almost impossible to kill.Only reason why the fight isn't higher b/c not a lot of people know about it. - bishop.moore07
The only way to explain this not being number one is everyone who voted for the films above this have never seen The Raid.V 7 Comments
The end fight in enter the dragon is single handedly the most epic martial arts fight scene of all time. No tricks, no wires, no c. g. I just bruce lee and his breathtaking martial arts ability. in the midst of the fight he dishes out a roundhouse kick that is so fast you have to watch it in slowmotion to really see it. the mirror scene was a well thought out, well choreographed and well shot ending to the greatest martial arts movie ever made.
Amazing fight scene should at least be in the top 5. Bruce Lee was a true legend, a role model for all asian people and people of martial arts. Bruce vs Han is legendary, the kick Lee does on Han was sped up for the film but only a tiny bit. Bruce was fast, powerfull and is the best off all time.
The big island, Han sponsoring sponsoring big turnament, master Bruce Lee winning. Bruce is Jumping and mr. Han is death.
This is the best fight scene why isn't it not on the top of the listV 2 Comments
The fact that it's raining and you can see all of the special effects in the water droplets was GENIUS! - Aceacles
The final fight scene in this movie is so epic that it should be in the top 10 of this list. This movie shows Tony Jaa's Muay Thai fighting skills at its best.
How could something so short be so awesome. (knee to the face) - docghost
I like yuri boyka because he is a good martial art fighter. I love is kicks and punches. Because I am martial art trainer.
Boyka lets his brutal KOs do the talking if anyone asks him too much questions about being the Champion.
Boyka is the champion
Lord Shen is a master!V 1 Comment
A fantastic film with some incredibly well performed fight scenes.
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