10 of the Most Awesome Sword Fight Scenes EverAnnalee Newitz3/22/12 1:00pm5334EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink Let's face facts. No weapon is more badass than a sword. Fight scenes are often great in science fiction and fantasy movies, but fight scenes with swords? They're the stuff of legend. Here are ten of the very best sword fights in cinematic history.