The Best Martial Arts Movies and TV Shows on Disney+
Finding a good Martial Arts movie and TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Martial Arts movies and TV shows of all time streaming on Disney+.
1. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
What it's about: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).
2. Star Wars: The Clone Wars
What it's about: Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, Mace Windu and other Jedi Knights lead the Grand Army of the Republic against the droid army of the Separatists.
Where to Watch: 133 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+). 121 episodes (91%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
What it's about: When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father. She is spirited, determined and quick on her feet. Disguised as a man by the name of Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness her innermost strength and embrace her true potential.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+) & rent or buy from $29.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Microsoft & Vudu).
4. X-Men: Evolution
What it's about: X-Men: Evolution is an American animated television series about the Marvel Comics superhero team X-Men. In this incarnation, many of the characters are teenagers rather than adults. The series ran for a total of four seasons from November 2000 until October 2003 on Kids' WB, which has made it the third longest-running Marvel Comics animated series, behind only Fox Kids' X-Men and Spider-Man animated series. The series began running on Disney XD on June 15, 2009.
Where to Watch: 53 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+ & Hulu). 52 episodes (98%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
5. K.C. Undercover
What it's about: K.C. Cooper, a high school math whiz and karate black-belt, learns that her parents are spies when they recruit her to join them in the secret government agency, The Organization. While she now has the latest spy gadgets at her disposal, K.C. has a lot to learn about being a spy, including keeping her new gig a secret from her best friend Marisa. Together, K.C. and her parents, Craig and Kira, and her younger siblings, Ernie and Judy (a humanoid robot), try to balance everyday family life while on undercover missions, near and far, to save the world.
Where to Watch: 5 episodes (6%) are available to watch free online (Disney & DisneyNOW). 81 episodes (90%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+, Hulu & fuboTV). 4 episodes (4%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (DisneyNOW). 84 episodes (93%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).
6. Kickin' It
What it's about: Kickin' It is an American martial arts inspired comedy television series, which debuted on June 13, 2011 on Disney XD. Created and executive produced by Jim O'Doherty, the series is rated TV-Y7 and follows the karate instructor at an under-performing martial arts academy, played by Jason Earles, and his five misfit students, played by Leo Howard, Dylan Riley Snyder, Mateo Arias, Olivia Holt and Alex Christian Jones. On September 20, 2011, Disney XD announced the series had been renewed for a second season. The show's second season premiered on April 2, 2012. Disney XD announced on November 5, 2012 that the series had been renewed for a third season and would go into production in January 2013. The third season premiered on April 1, 2013. Alex Christian Jones is not a main cast member for the third season. In August 2013, Disney XD ordered a fourth season of the series, which is scheduled to air in 2014. Olivia Holt is leaving the fourth season cast to star in the Disney Channel series I Didn't Do It.
Where to Watch: 85 episodes (98%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+). 84 episodes (97%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).
7. Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior
What it's about: It is the story of an average, popular American teenager named Wendy Wu who discovers that in order to win the coveted crown she must first learn the way of the warrior. Wendy Wu has a one track mind, and that track leads directly to the title of homecoming queen -- no unscheduled stops, and no unnecessary detours. When a mysterious Chinese monk named Shen arrives to mold Wendy into a fearless kung fu warrior, however, her royal aspirations suddenly jump the track as she desperately attempts to juggle her boyfriend, her homework, and of course, the fierce competition to become homecoming queen. Now, as Wendy begins to train her mind, body, and spirit in the ancient tradition of the martial arts and her inner warrior gradually begins to emerge, the girl who once obsessed over popularity finally begins to put that popularity into perspective as she gradually realizes what truly matters in life.
Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Disney+) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (Google Play & Prime Video).