Martial Arts Jean-Claude Van Damme Martial Arts Roles

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Movies/films with performances by actor/actress Jean-Claude Van Damme in the Martial arts genre. Starring, supporting, cameo appearances. Alphabetical, sortable by columns.

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Black Eagle is a 1988 American martial arts film set on the Mediterranean island of Malta. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Sho Kosugi, Kane Kosugi, Doran Clark

Initial Release: 1988

Directed by: Eric Karson

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Cyborg, known in the UK as Cyborg 009, is a 1989 American martial-arts science fiction film directed by Albert Pyun. Jean-Claude Van Damme stars as Gibson Rickenbacker, a mercenary who battles a group of murderous marauders led by Fender Tremolo along the East coast of the United States in a post-apocalyptic future. The film was the first in Albert Pyun's Cyborg Trilogy. It was followed by 1993's Knights and finally 1997's Omega Doom. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dayle Haddon, Ralf Möller, Alex Daniels, Jophery C. Brown, + more

Initial Release: 1989

Directed by: Albert Pyun

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#67 on The Best Science Fiction Action Movies

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Hard Target is a 1993 American action film directed by Chinese film director John Woo in his American directorial debut. The film stars Jean-Claude Van Damme as Chance Boudreaux, an out-of-work Cajun merchant seaman who saves a young woman, named Natasha Binder, from a gang of thugs in New Orleans. Chance learns that Binder is searching for her missing father, and agrees to aid Binder in her search. Boudreaux and Binder soon learn that Binder's father has died at the hands of wealthy sportsman Emil Fouchon who hunts homeless men as a form of recreation. The screenplay was written by Chuck Pfarrer and is based on the 1932 film adaptation of Richard Connell's 1924 short story, The Most ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Wilford Brimley, Arnold Vosloo, Yancy Butler, + more

Initial Release: 1993

Directed by: John Woo

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Kickboxer is a 1989 American martial arts film produced and directed by Mark DiSalle, and co-directed by David Worth. The film stars Jean-Claude Van Damme and former world kickboxing champion Dennis Alexio. It was released in the United States on September 8, 1989. The film is considered to be a cult classic and one of the definitive works in Van Damme's movie career as a martial artist. It was so successful that it spawned several sequels. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lau Kar-wing, Haskell V. Anderson III, Michel Qissi, John Ladalski, + more

Initial Release: 1989

Directed by: David Worth, Mark DiSalle

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#57 on The Best Movies of 1989

#20 on The 25+ Best MMA Movies About Fighting

#8 on The Best Sports Thriller Movies, Ranked

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