Ever since the peak of martial arts films in the days of Bruce Lee, Asian influences have begun to pervade Western culture. Western Mma is built on the foundation of various Asian combat styles, and the strategy and honour of martial arts have also seeped into the mentality of various other mediums. So, without further ado let’s take a look at some of the defining films in martial arts history
1. Rush Hour
Placing Rush Hour as one of the five greatest martial arts films of all time might be a controversial decision, and I’ll admit that nostalgia is a large influence.