MTV Movie Award for Best Fight

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MTV Movie Award for Best Fight
Awarded for Quality fight scenes
Country United States
Presented by MTV
First awarded 1996
Last awarded 2018
Website www.mtv.com/ontv/movieawards/

The MTV Movie Award for Best Fight is an award presented to actors and characters for quality fight scenes in films at the MTV Movie Awards, a ceremony established in 1992.[1] Honors in several categories are awarded by MTV at the annual ceremonies, and are chosen by public vote,[2] the MTV Movie Award for Best Fight was first presented in 1996 to Adam Sandler and Bob Barker for their fight in Happy Gilmore.[3] Uma Thurman won the award in 2004 and 2005 for her fights against Chiaki Kuriyama and Daryl Hannah in Kill Bill: Volume 1 and Volume 2, respectively. In 2008 and 2009 Cam Gigandet was presented with the honor for his fights in Never Back Down and Twilight. Robert Pattinson has also won the award twice, for his appearances in The Twilight Saga films: Twilight in 2009 and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse in 2011. Jackie Chan has won the Best Fight honor once from four nominations. Jet Li and Chris Tucker have each received three nominations, and Brad Pitt and Hugh Jackman have each been nominated twice.

Winners and nominees[edit]

2004 and 2005 winner Uma Thurman
Three-time nominee Jet Li
The fight between Angelina Jolie (left) and Brad Pitt in Mr. & Mrs. Smith won the 2006 award.
Year Winner Film Other nominees Ref.
1996 Adam Sandler vs. Bob Barker Happy Gilmore [4]
1997 Fairuza Balk vs. Robin Tunney The Craft [5]
1998 Will Smith vs. the Edgar Bug Men in Black [6]
1999 Ben Stiller vs. Puffy the Dog There's Something About Mary [7]
2000 Keanu Reeves vs. Laurence Fishburne The Matrix [8]
2001 Ziyi Zhang vs. Entire bar Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon [9]
2002 Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker vs. Hong Kong gang Rush Hour 2 [10]
2003 Yoda vs. Christopher Lee Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones [11]
2004 Uma Thurman vs. Chiaki Kuriyama Kill Bill: Volume 1 [12]
2005 Uma Thurman vs. Daryl Hannah Kill Bill: Volume 2 [13]
2006 Angelina Jolie vs. Brad Pitt Mr. & Mrs. Smith [14]
2007 Gerard Butler vs. Robert Maillet 300 [15]
2008 Sean Faris vs. Cam Gigandet Never Back Down [16]
2009 Robert Pattinson vs. Cam Gigandet Twilight [17]
2010 Beyoncé Knowles vs. Ali Larter Obsessed [18]
2011 Robert Pattinson vs. Bryce Dallas Howard and Xavier Samuel The Twilight Saga: Eclipse [19]
2012 Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson vs. Alexander Ludwig The Hunger Games [20]
2013 Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson and Jeremy Renner vs. Tom Hiddleston The Avengers [21]
2014 Orlando Bloom & Evangeline Lilly vs. Orcs The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug [22]
2015 Dylan O'Brien vs. Will Poulter The Maze Runner [23]
2016 Ryan Reynolds vs. Ed Skrein Deadpool [24]
2018 Gal Gadot vs. German Soldiers Wonder Woman [25]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ Ditzian, Eric (March 22, 2011). "2011 MTV Movie Awards Voting Begins Today!". MTV News. MTV Networks. Retrieved July 25, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Winners By Category". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Best Fight' section.
  4. ^ "1996 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  5. ^ "1997 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  6. ^ "1998 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  7. ^ "1999 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  8. ^ "2000 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
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  10. ^ "2002 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  11. ^ "2003 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  12. ^ "2004 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  13. ^ "2005 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  14. ^ "2006 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  15. ^ "2007 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Archived from the original on August 8, 2010. Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  16. ^ "2008 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  17. ^ "2009 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved July 25, 2011.  Note: Click on the 'Winners' tab.
  18. ^ Wigler, Josh (June 6, 2010). "2010 MTV Movie Awards: Complete Winners List". MTV News. MTV Networks. Retrieved July 25, 2011. 
  19. ^ "Reese Witherspoon Picks Up MTV Generation Award". MTV News. MTV Networks. June 6, 2011. Retrieved July 25, 2011. 
  20. ^ "2012 MTV Movie Awards". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved August 16, 2013.  Note: Click on 'Winners' tab.
  21. ^ "Best Fight". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved August 16, 2013.  Note: Click on 'Winners' tab.
  22. ^ Clark, Cindy (April 13, 2014). "2014 MTV Movie Awards winner's list". USA Today. Retrieved April 14, 2014. 
  23. ^ "Best Fight". MTV (MTV Networks). Retrieved March 10, 2016.  Note: Click on 'Winners' tab.
  24. ^ "2016 MTV Movie Award Winners: See The Full List". MTV (MTV News). Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  25. ^ Nordyke, Kimberly (May 3, 2018). "MTV Movie & TV Awards: 'Black Panther,' 'Stranger Things' Top Nominations". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on May 3, 2018. Retrieved May 3, 2018.