Le Parkour Guide

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1.
District B13 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb. (84 mins.)
Director: Pierre Morel
“ Lots of jumping and martial arts. A must see. ” - rockero2
 
2.
District 13: Ultimatum (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem. (101 mins.)
“ Lots of jumping and martial arts. Part 1 is better. ” - rockero2
 
3.
Yamakasi (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Gravity or Police, these guys don't believe in any law. Idolised by the youth of Paris as much as they're hated by the police... (90 mins.)
“ Lots of action and acrobatics. Please also see part 2 as well, Le Retour des Yamakasi ” - rockero2
 
4.
The Great Challenge (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Parkour a tournament the winning team decided to go to China and open a sloe park our club but the Chinese mafia Anne not allowed. (90 mins.)
Director: Julien Seri
“ More acrobatics than acting ” - rockero2
 
5.
Jump London (2003 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Having developed from a childhood game, Free Running has been given global recognition due to a series of adverts for Toyota... (60 mins.)
Director: Mike Christie
“ Pretty good documentary on parkour ” - rockero2
 
6.
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it. (108 mins.)
Director: Prachya Pinkaew
“ This does not contain parkour but has great acrobatics like jumping cars, fences by martial arts star Tony Jaa. ” - rockero2
 
7.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically skilled, adolescent nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life. (120 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ Has lots flying acrobatics not necessarily asociated with parkour. ” - rockero2
 
8.
Casino Royale (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Armed with a licence to kill, Secret Agent James Bond sets out on his first mission as 007 and must defeat a weapons dealer in a high stakes game of poker at Casino Royale, but things are not what they seem. (144 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ Has a good scene with parkour in it ” - rockero2
 
9.
Breaking and Entering (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A landscape architect's dealings with a young thief cause him to re-evaluate his life. (120 mins.)
“ Has several scenes involving parkour ” - rockero2
 
10.
The Tournament (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Every seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins... (95 mins.)
Director: Scott Mann
“ Has a couple scenes involving parkour ” - rockero2
 
11.
Parkour: Nachin na jivot (2007 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Parkour is a physical discipline, inspired by human movement, which focuses on the unceasing and skilful... (27 mins.)
“ Good parkour documentary ” - rockero2
 
12.
Devil's Kickers (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
After his parents separate and he loses his place on the soccer team, Moritz must put together a new team against incredible odds. (111 mins.)
Director: Granz Henman
“ has some parkour in this ” - rockero2