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14 Real Fighting Styles You Didn't Realize Were In Lots Of Movies

Ranker Logo Ranker | Slide 1 of 15: The order of this list was determined by 0 votes on Ranker.com. Cinema has featured martial arts as early as the 1920s. Movies like the Ong-Bak series and 2021's Mortal Kombat prove that modern martial arts movies are still massively popular. But martial arts show up in many movie genres beyond traditional martial arts films. American films often hire martial artists to serve as trainers and fight choreographers. As a result, martial arts are used in all sorts of American movies, from superhero films like Black Panther and The Dark Knight Rises to action thrillers like The Matrix and John Wick to children's movies like The Karate Kid and Kung Fu Panda.  Visit Ranker.com for similar lists and rankings.

14 Real Fighting Styles You Didn't Realize Were In Lots Of Movies

The order of this list was determined by 0 votes on Ranker.com.

Cinema has featured martial arts as early as the 1920s. Movies like the Ong-Bak series and 2021's Mortal Kombat prove that modern martial arts movies are still massively popular.

But martial arts show up in many movie genres beyond traditional martial arts films. American films often hire martial artists to serve as trainers and fight choreographers. As a result, martial arts are used in all sorts of American movies, from superhero films like Black Panther and The Dark Knight Rises to action thrillers like The Matrix and John Wick to children's movies like The Karate Kid and Kung Fu Panda. 

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