films The Best Martial Arts Movies on Netflix Instant  

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Are you ready for fists of fury? Here are the best martial arts movies on Netflix, ranked by movie fans. This list of Netflix martial arts movies includes everything from kung fu to karate to tai chi and everyone from Bruce Lee to Chuck Norris to the RZA. Whether they're classic kung fu movies or modern karate movies, these films are full of action, honor, and top-notch fight sequences full of rapid-fire dragon punches and unstoppable crane kicks.

Many karate movies on Netflix are among the best ever made. One of the best kung fu movies of all time, Bruce Lee's Way of the Dragon, can be found on Netflix Instant. There are also several Jackie Chan films in Netflix's library including The Legend of Drunken Master and Chinese Zodiac. Kung Fu Killer is another great martial arts film available to subscribers. Featuring martial arts action stars like Jackie Chan, Jean Claude Van Damme, Donnie Yen, Jet Li, Tony Jaa, and more, this list has it all.

Other great martial arts movies include the Ip Man trilogy, The Defender, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny.

Which martial arts movies streaming on Netflix do you think are the best? Find your favorites, vote them up, and add any of the best Netflix martial arts movies we may have missed.

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Ip Man Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Louis Fan

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Ip Man 2 Donnie Yen, Sammo Hung, Darren Shahlavi

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Fist of Legend Jet Li, Paul Chun, Billy Chow

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Way of the Dragon Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, Chuck Norris

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The Legend of Drunken Master Jackie Chan, Andy Lau, Anita Mui

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13 Assassins Tsuyoshi Ihara, Kōji Yakusho, Goro Inagaki

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The 36th Chamber of Shaolin Chia Hui Liu, Lau Kar-wing, Shen Chan

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The Five Venoms Philip Kwok, Chien Sun, Sheng Chiang

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Kung Fu Killer Donnie Yen, Wang Bao-Qiang, Charlie Yeung

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The Legend Jet Li, Michelle Reis, Vincent Zhao

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Ip Man: The Final Fight Anthony Wong, Eric Tsang, Ken Lo

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Once Upon a Time in Shanghai Sammo Hung, Andy On, Hark-On Fung

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Red Cliff: Theatrical Version Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Zhang Fengyi

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Ip Man 3 Donnie Yen, Zhang Jin, Lynn Hung

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Ong Bak 2: The Beginning Tatchakorn Yeerum, Mum Jokmok, Sorapong Chatree

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Dragon Donnie Yen, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tang Wei

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Shaolin Temple Jet Li, Hai Yu, Cheng-Hui Yu

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The Enforcer Jet Li, Anita Mui, Mo Tse

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Return to the 36th Chamber Gordon Liu, Lung Wei Wang, Hou Hsiao

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Iceman Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Huang Shengyi

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Twin Warriors Jet Li, Michelle Yeoh, Siu-Ho Chin

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Brotherhood of Blades Chang Chen, Shishi Liu, Qianyuan Wang

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Chinese Zodiac Jackie Chan, Sang-woo Kwon, Fan Liao

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The Defender Jet Li, Christy Chung, Kent Cheng

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Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons Shu Qi, Show Luo, Huang Bo

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Cradle 2 the Grave Gabrielle Union, Kelly Hu, DMX

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Hero Zhang Ziyi, Jet Li, Maggie Cheung

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The Monkey King Chow Yun-Fat, Donnie Yen, Zhang Zilin

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The Legend 2 Jet Li, Michelle Reis, Corey Yuen

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Kids From Shaolin Jet Li, Chia Hui Liu, Yu Chenghui

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Police Story: Lockdown Jackie Chan, Liu Ye, Jing Tian

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Falcon Rising Michael Jai White, Neal McDonough, Laila Ali

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The God of Cookery Stephen Chow, Christy Chung, Karen Mok

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The Assassin Shu Qi, Chang Chen, Zhou Yun

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Born to Defense Jet Li, Zhao Erkang, Jia Song

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The Bodyguard Sammo Hung, Andy Lau, Zhu Yuchen

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White Haired Witch Fan Bingbing, Nicholas Tse, Huang Xiaoming

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Mortal Kombat: Annihilation Talisa Soto, Ray Park, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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Kundo: Age of the Rampant Kang Dong-won, Ha Jung-woo, Kim Hae-sook

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The Man with the Iron Fists 2: Sting of the Scorpion RZA, Schnitrnunt Busarakamwong, Grace Huang

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Mortal Kombat Bridgette Wilson, Frank Welker, Talisa Soto

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Good Guys Wear Black Chuck Norris, Anne Archer, Jim Backus

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny Donnie Yen, Michelle Yeoh, Harry Shum

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Meltdown Jet Li, Chingmy Yau, Valerie Chow

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Skiptrace Jackie Chan, Johnny Knoxville, Fan Bingbing

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The Protector 2 RZA, Tatchakorn Yeerum, JeeJa Yanin

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Puncture Wounds Dolph Lundren, Cung Le

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Skin Trade Ron Perlman, Dolph Lundren, Michael Jai White

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Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown Michael Jai White, Lyoto Machida, Evan Peters