We compiled the best elevator fight scenes in movies. From Hollywood action movies to foreign films, the greatest fight scenes in elevators feature martial arts, badass characters, and bloody violence. What’s your favorite elevator fight scene in a movie?
Including movies like Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Terminator 2: Judgment Day, this list of movie fight scenes in elevators comes with videos, so you can watch your favorite action movie stars, like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Donnie Yen, and Bruce Willis, fight in an elevator.
Here are the best elevator fight scenes in movies. Vote for your favorite fight scenes in cinematic history and let us know in the comments if any good elevator fights are missing from the list.
John McClane (Bruce Willis) fights off a group of fake security guards in Die Hard with a Vengeance.
Actors: Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Irons, Alan Rickman, Sam Phillips, + more
Initial Release: 1995
Directed by: John McTiernan
#13 on The Best Movies of 1995
#96 on The Best Movies for Men
#37 on The Greatest Movies for Guys
From Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) asks a team of soldiers, "Before we get started, does anyone want to get out?"
They should have got out.
Actors: Scarlett Johansson, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Redford, Elizabeth Olsen, + more
Initial Release: 2014
Directed by: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
The Driver (Ryan Gosling) protects Carey Mulligan from a hitman in Drive.
Actors: Christina Hendricks, Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Ron Perlman, + more
Initial Release: 2011
Directed by: Nicolas Winding
Arnold Schwarzenegger finishes off Michael Ironside on a moving platform, ending with another famous Arnold one liner, "See you at the party, Richter!"
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sharon Stone, Michael Ironside, Dean Norris, Rachel Ticotin, + more
Initial Release: 1990
Directed by: Paul Verhoeven
#6 on The Best Movies of 1990