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The Best PG-13 Martial Arts Movies 

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List of PG-13 martial arts movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 martial arts movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Martial Arts movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 martial arts movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 Martial Arts movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 Martial Arts films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Martial Arts Film film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List features movies like The Bourne Ultimatum and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

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Use this list if you're looking for some new martial arts movies that are rated PG-13. Between fighting movies on Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great martial arts movies rated PG-13, so get out there and start watching.

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Jackie Chan and Ang Lee are among the directors that have worked on a PG-13 Martial arts film.

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Zhang Ziyi, Michelle Yeoh, Chow Yun-Fat

Released: 2000

Directed by: Ang Lee

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Bridgette Wilson, Frank Welker, Talisa Soto

Released: 1995

Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson

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Stephen Chow, Zhao Wei, Cecilia Cheung

Released: 2001

Directed by: Stephen Chow

Shaolin Soccer is a 2001 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film co-written, directed by Stephen Chow, who also stars in the lead role. A former Shaolin monk reunites his five brothers, to apply ...more

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Zhang Ziyi, Jet Li, Maggie Cheung

Released: 2002

Directed by: Zhang Yimou

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Released: 1985

Directed by: Jackie Chan

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Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Brian Cox

Released: 2007

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

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Released: 2004

Directed by: Paul Greengrass

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Maggie Q, Jackie Chan, Zhang Ziyi

Released: 2001

Directed by: Brett Ratner

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Milla Jovovich, William Fichtner, Cameron Bright

Released: 2006

Directed by: Kurt Wimmer

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Steve Oedekerk, Philip Kwok, Lau Kar-wing

Released: 2002

Directed by: Steve Oedekerk

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Liam Neeson, Famke Janssen, Maggie Grace

Released: 2008

Directed by: Pierre Morel

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Jason Statham, Shu Qi, François Berléand

Released: 2002

Directed by: Corey Yuen, Louis Leterrier

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Lucy Liu, Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson

Released: 2000

Directed by: Tom Dey

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Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Michael Angarano

Released: 2008

Directed by: Rob Minkoff

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Released: 2006

Directed by: Corey Yuen

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Jennifer Morrison, Tom Hardy, Nick Nolte

Released: 2011

Directed by: Gavin O'Connor

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Donnie Yen, Wong Jim, Yu Rongguang

Released: 1993

Directed by: Yuen Woo-ping

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Released: 2001

Directed by: Louis C.K.

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Directed by: John Carpenter

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Directed by: Rob Cohen

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Released: 1996

Directed by: Jean-Claude Van Damme

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Released: 2003

Directed by: Paul Hunter

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