Up until the mid to late 1970s, American exposure to martial arts onscreen was generally through the famed Bruce lee film Enter The Dragon, the David Carradine show Kung Fu, or badly dubbed Hong Kong movies on television.

But by the ’80s, movie stars like Chuck Norris, Steven Seagal, and Jean-Claude Van Damme brought different forms to the big screen. That paved the way for Asian stars like Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, and Jet Li to make a splash in the ’90s and beyond.

These days, martial arts action movies are a big staple of our streaming diet, so we’ve rounded up 10 of our favorite movie martial artists.