Martial Art is one of the most loveable and diciplined sport all over the world .It gives you physical strength and peace of mind. Other than this, it also teaches you to self defence. There are a lot of movies that depict the true picture of martial art, its growth and its fantastic techniques.
Even many great martial artists of their time worked in movies and spreaded this tecnique worldwide. If you will search on internet ,then your screen will full with suggestions of different martial art movies, but still, Classical martial art Movies are like ‘Old Is Gold’. Here we have 5 Classical martial art movies you must watch-
Fist of Fury
This is the second movie of legendary Martial artist ‘ Bruce Lee’ after ‘Bigg Boss’. It was relesed in 1972. Movie depicts the great martial art moves with some classical words like ‘fellas’.
This is the story of a martial artist who come to school to find out the mystry behind the murder of his master and bring to justice, those who are responsible for his master’s death. Directed by ‘Lo Wei’, the film features the realistic Combat Choreography. In this movie you will find the charming style of Bruce Lee with his furious martial art moves.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
It is one of the highest grossing foreign language film at that time in American history. Based on Chinese novel by Wang Dulu, made under the direction of ‘Ang Lee’, this movie relesed in 2000. Its star cast include Chow Yun Fat, Michelle Yeoh with other international stars.
‘Li Mui Bai’, a great warrior of Wudang gives his sword to his lover ‘Yu Shu’ Lien to keep it safe but sword is stolen. Li went to find out, and then meet some old enemies who are involved in it. This movie has won 40 awards and nominated for 10 Academy awards. It has great story , direction and influential for its martial arts sequence.
The Karate Kid
‘The Karate Kid’ is an American Martial art film released in 1984. It is the first movie in The Karate Kid franchise, stars Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, and Elisabeth Shue.
Daniel moves to a new town, where he is harassed by boys very skilled in karate. He decides to learn karate. When Mr Miyagi starts his training, he learns that there is more to the art form than fighting.
Film has some famous classical quotes like “wax on”,”wax off”,”Sweep the leg”,and “Mercy”.
The original film had three sequels ‘The Karate Kid II’, ‘The Karate Kid III’, ‘The Next Karate Kid’.
Enter The Dragon
This was the last movie of ‘Bruce Lee’ before his death. This movie made ‘Bruce Lee’ a popular star all over the world. The movie was relesed in 1973 starred and produced by Lee himself.
Lee, a Shaolin martial artist, helps the British Intelligence in an undercover mission to nab Han, who is involved in drug trafficking and sex trade.
It is widely regarded as the one of the greatest martial arts film of all time. Enter the Dragon was highly influential on global popular culture, leading to mainstream worldwide interest in martial arts as well as inspiring numerous fictional works including action films, television shows, fighting games, comic books and animation.
Kung Fu Panda
Kung Fu Panda is a 2008 American computer-animated wuxia comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures.
When ‘Po’ the Panda, a kung fu enthusiast, gets selected as the Dragon Warrior, he decides to team up with the Furious Five and destroy the evil forces that threaten the Valley of Peace.
The film became DreamWorks’ biggest opening for a non-sequel film, the highest grossing animated film of the year worldwide.
This movie has fine martial art skills, with voice of great stars like Jack Black, Jackie Chan Angelina Jolie and many more. Kung Fu Panda 2 and Kung Fu Panda 3 are sequals of original one.