Films Best Knife Fight Scenes in Movies  

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We compiled the best knife fight scenes in movies. From Hollywood action movies to foreign films, the greatest fight scenes with knives feature martial arts, badass characters, and bloody violence. What’s your favorite knife fight scene in a movie? 

Including movies like Kill Bill and The Man from Nowhere, this list of movie fight scenes featuring knives comes with videos, so you can watch your favorite action movie stars fight with knives. 

Here are the best knife fight scenes in movies. Vote for your favorite fight scenes in cinematic history and feel free to add any good knife fights missing from the list.


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Video: YouTube

Actors: Won Bin, Kim Sae-ron, Young-chang Song, Kim Hee Won, Thanayong Wongtrakul, + more

Initial Release: 2010

Directed by: Lee Jung-beom

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#13 on The Best Foreign Movies Streaming on Hulu

#1 on The Best Korean Movies Streaming on Hulu

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Video: YouTube

Actors: Julie Estelle, Iko Uwais, Marsha Timothy, Kenichi Endō, Kazuki Kitamura, + more

Initial Release: 2014

Directed by: Gareth Evans

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#61 on The 25+ Best MMA Movies About Fighting

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Video: YouTube

Actors: Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino, Daryl Hannah, Vivica A. Fox, + more

Initial Release: 2003

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

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#81 on The Best Movies of All Time

#54 on The Goriest Movies Ever Made

#40 on The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned

#1 on Great Movies About Furious Women Out for Revenge

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Video: YouTube

Actors: Dennis Quaid, Randy Quaid, Christopher Guest, David Carradine, Stacy Keach, + more

Initial Release: 1980

Directed by: Walter Hill

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#52 on The Best Movies of 1980

#64 on The Best Western Movies Ever Made

#3 on The Best '80s Western Movies

#3 on The Best Western Movies on Amazon Prime

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