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Old 07-01-08, 11:17 AM
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What's your favorite movie fight scene?

My all-time favorite is The Matrix's "I know Kung Fu." It was probably one of the first DVDs everyone had so it was just amazing to just go to that scene and watch it over and over again.

Almost tied for first is The Forbidden Kingdom's
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Jackie Chan Vs. Jet Li fight. It is like having Stallone fight Arnie in the Rocky ring - historic. And the fight couldn't have ended any better - A TIE, with each scoring about an equal number of hits. Perfect for two awesome MA movie stars.


I also like the
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gunfight
at the end of Equilibrium.
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I'll go for Trinity's "Dodge this!" in Matrix.
Old 07-01-08, 11:29 AM
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Just about any scene in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
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If I had to choose it would be the last (of two) samurai fight scene at the end of Twilight Samurai. Probably the most realistic sword fight I've ever witnessed on screen, at least how I would imagine it to be.

There was nothing glamorous about it. It was all about intensity and fear, yet there was something remarkably beautiful about the whole sequence.
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I love the fight between Neo and Smith in the first Matrix.
Old 07-01-08, 11:58 AM
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THIS ONE!


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Originally Posted by Yakuza Bengoshi
Just about any scene in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

*****

beat me to it

i would also throw this onto the pile...



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Old 07-01-08, 12:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Lara Means
THIS ONE!
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This one is one of my favorites in recent memory:

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Equilibrium is the first thing I thought of.
Old 07-01-08, 12:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Lara Means
THIS ONE!


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Either put on these glasses...or START EATING THAT TRASH CAN!

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Kill Bill Vol. 1: House of the Blue Leaves.

The Great Race: the pie fight.
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Discussion begins and ends at They Live.
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Rocky Balboa vs. Clubber Lang - Rematch - ROCKY III
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Originally Posted by Rockmjd23


I'm pretty sure that is the single funniest fight ever filmed.


My favorite (of recent memory) would be the fight in the bus garage in "The Transporter".
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Originally Posted by jeffkjoe
Rocky Balboa vs. Clubber Lang - Rematch - ROCKY III
Beat me to it...although my favorite is this one:

Rocky Balboa vs. Apollo Creed - ROCKY II
Old 07-01-08, 12:53 PM
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So many great Jackie Chan ones, but one that really stands out is the rooftop one in Who Am I?

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The Gas Station scene from Ong Bak.
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100% The fight scene in THEY LIVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Old 07-01-08, 01:08 PM
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Redmond Barry (Ryan O'Neal) in fisticuffs with Mr. Toole (Pat Roach) from Kubrick's Barry Lyndon (1975).
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Classic example of Yuen Woo Ping's brilliance.
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i'm gonna have to agree with the fight scene from THEY LIVE:

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