The best Muay Thai movies showcase the fierce and powerful martial art to many fans who love hand to hand action. These movies bring out the best aspects of Muay Thai as the best practitioners execute moves with deadly precision to take out their foe. Muay Thai is one of the most respected martial arts and the best movies try to capture the devastating power against other combatants. Elbow and knee strikes best demonstrate the effectiveness of Muay Thai moves in some action movies that feature a student of the martial art. The best Muay Thai movies do not disappoint in the hard-hitting action as moves come lightning quick and the battles are savage and glorious.
- "Kickboxer" Jean-Claude Van Damme stars as Kurt Sloan who witnesses his brother become paralyzed by Tong Po. He ventures deep into the Thailand jungle to find a master who will teach him the intricacies of Muay Thai to seek revenge.
- "The Quest" A young vagabond is sold by pirates to an island village dedicated to the art of Muay Thai. His martial arts skills are put to the test as he enters a secret tournament in the Lost City against the greatest fighters in the world.
- "Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior" The sacred statue has its head stolen so a young villager played by Tony Jaa sets out to retrieve it. The underworld gets turn upside down by the tremendous Muay Thai skills of Ting in search of the sacred relic.
- "The Protector" Kham, a talented Muay Thai fighter, travels to Australia to rescue two stolen elephant from malicious poachers. Soon, his martial arts and ariel skills go toe-to-toe with Thai mobsters and various criminals to save the animals.