Best from Hong Kong Cinema

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1. The Big Boss (1971)

R | 99 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A young man sworn to an oath of non-violence works with his cousins in an ice factory where they mysteriously begin to disappear.

Directors: Wei Lo, Chia-Hsiang Wu | Stars: Bruce Lee, Maria Yi, James Tien, Marilyn Bautista

Votes: 22,307

2. Fist of Fury (1972)

R | 107 min | Action, Drama, Romance

68 Metascore

A young man seeks vengence for the death of his teacher.

Director: Wei Lo | Stars: Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, James Tien, Maria Yi

Votes: 23,182

3. The Way of the Dragon (1972)

R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

58 Metascore

A man visits his relatives at their restaurant in Italy and has to help them defend against brutal gangsters harassing them.

Director: Bruce Lee | Stars: Bruce Lee, Chuck Norris, Nora Miao, Ping Ou Wei

Votes: 28,945

4. Enter the Dragon (1973)

R | 102 min | Action, Crime, Drama

83 Metascore

A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.

Director: Robert Clouse | Stars: Bruce Lee, John Saxon, Jim Kelly, Ahna Capri

Votes: 89,582 | Gross: $25.00M

5. Game of Death (1978)

R | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

36 Metascore

A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.

Directors: Robert Clouse, Bruce Lee | Stars: Bruce Lee, Gig Young, Dean Jagger, Hugh O'Brian

Votes: 15,377 | Gross: $10.00M

6. The Imp (1981)

95 min | Horror

Ging-Keung encounters sinister turns of fate where he works, and he becomes frightened enough to consult with a Taoist priest. The priest informs him that his workplace had been the site of murdering.

Director: Dennis Yu | Stars: Charlie Chin, Dorothy Chi-hsia Yu, Hua Yueh, Shen Chan

Votes: 177

DVD

7. Mr. Vampire (1985)

PG-13 | 96 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

The planned reburial of a village elder goes awry as the corpse resurrects into a hopping, bloodthirsty vampire, threatening mankind. Therefore, a Taoist Priest and his two disciples attempt to stop the terror.

Director: Ricky Lau | Stars: Ching-Ying Lam, Siu-Ho Chin, Ricky Hui, Moon Lee

Votes: 3,174

8. Mr. Vampire II (1986)

89 min | Comedy, Horror

Modern grave robbing "archeologists" find perfectly preserved specimens from the past of a man, a woman, and their child. Unbeknownst to the scientist and his two bumbling assistants, these... See full summary »

Director: Ricky Lau | Stars: Ching-Ying Lam, Biao Yuen, Fat Chung, Billy Lau

Votes: 497

9. The Haunted Cop Shop (1987)

88 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

A Hong Kong police station used to be a clubhouse of the Japanese at the time of their occupation of the city during World War II. However, at the end of the war, many of the Japanese ... See full summary »

Director: Jeffrey Lau | Stars: Jacky Cheung, Ricky Hui, Kitty Chan, Fung Woo

Votes: 239

10. A Chinese Ghost Story (1987)

Unrated | 98 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

After a string of bad luck, a debt collector has no other choice than to spend the night in a haunted temple, where he encounters a ravishing female ghost and later battles to save her soul from the control of a wicked tree demon.

Director: Siu-Tung Ching | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wang, Wu Ma, Wai Lam

Votes: 8,108

11. Mr. Vampire Part 3 (1987)

88 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

Expelled by a band of restless ghosts in his village, Taoist Priest Mao Ming, and his two spirit companions, visit another village to seek wealth. There, Ming meets Master Gau, the "Vampire... See full summary »

Director: Ricky Lau | Stars: Ching-Ying Lam, Richard Ng, Billy Lau, Fong Lui

Votes: 414

12. Rouge (1987)

93 min | Drama, Fantasy, Music

Fleur is the blue angel in one of Hong Kong's "flower houses" - bordellos and night clubs of the 1930's. A detached and beautiful performer, she falls in love with Twelfth Master Chan, heir... See full summary »

Director: Stanley Kwan | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Anita Mui, Alex Man, Emily Chu

Votes: 1,830

DVD

13. The Romancing Star (1987)

102 min | Comedy, Romance

(Cantonese with English subtitles) Chow Yun-fat stars in this hilarious offbeat comedy as Wong, a mechanic who falls for a beautiful rich girl played by Maggie Cheung. When Wong finds out ... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Eric Tsang, Maggie Cheung, Pak-Cheung Chan

Votes: 259

14. Last Eunuch in China (1987)

90 min | Drama

Affected by traditional values, young Lai Shi had himself castrated in order to become a eunuch to the Manchu Emperor. But the Dynasty collapsed promtly after, and Lai Shi was forced to ... See full summary »

Director: Chi Leung 'Jacob' Cheung | Stars: Andy Lau, Siu Chung Mok, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Irene Wan

Votes: 136

15. Yi mei dao ren (1989)

86 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

A priest discovers that the water supply in his village has been contaminated by bats, and while in the process of digging a well to find new water supply, he inadvertently unearths the corpse of an evil Western priest.

Director: Ching-Ying Lam | Stars: Ching-Ying Lam, Siu-Ho Chin, Fong Lui, Maria Cordero

Votes: 317

16. A Chinese Ghost Story II (1990)

Unrated | 104 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

In this installment of a phenomenal saga of the super natural, four young people are caught in a tug-o-war of evil between an Imperial Wizard and a corrupt General. Outrageous special ... See full summary »

Director: Siu-Tung Ching | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wang, Michelle Reis, Jacky Cheung

Votes: 2,898

18. Look Out, Officer! (1990)

90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

After police officer Paio is murdered, his soul cannot be at rest for his murder has been written off as a suicide. Therefore the heavens send him back to Earth as a spirit to find his '... See full summary »

Director: Sze Yu Lau | Stars: Stephen Chow, Bill Tung, Stanley Sui-Fan Fung, Vivian Chen

Votes: 506

DVD

19. All for the Winner (1990)

101 min | Comedy

A man discovers that his dumb, lovable nephew can see through objects and decides to unleash him into the world of gambling.

Directors: Jeffrey Lau, Corey Yuen | Stars: Stephen Chow, Man-Tat Ng, Man Cheung, Sandra Kwan Yue Ng

Votes: 1,880

DVD

20. Crazy Safari (1991)

96 min | Comedy, Fantasy

Two guys, one of them a magician, are transporting an ancient chinese vampire who can only be controlled by a series of yellow tapes, and is the ancestor of the other guy. On the way, while... See full summary »

Director: Billy Chan | Stars: N!xau, Ching-Ying Lam, Sam Christopher Chow, Lung Chan

Votes: 964

21. Tricky Brains (1991)

110 min | Comedy, Romance

A trickster-for-hire, known as the Tricky Expert, is hired to ruin the lives of a father and son by making them think that he's a part of the family.

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Stephen Chow, Andy Lau, Rosamund Kwan, Chingmy Yau

Votes: 1,904

DVD

22. Once Upon a Time in China (1991)

R | 134 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

Late 1800s Foshan, Guangdong: Wong Fei Hung/Jet Li trains men in martial arts to help defend against foreign powers already holding Hong Kong and Macau. He looks after cute 13th Aunt, who's just returned from England. Lots of fight scenes.

Director: Hark Tsui | Stars: Jet Li, Rosamund Kwan, Biao Yuen, Jacky Cheung

Votes: 16,122

23. Fight Back to School (1991)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy

A SWAT team leader is going undercover at a high school to retrieve a stolen gun for his captain.

Director: Gordon Chan | Stars: Stephen Chow, Man-Tat Ng, Man Cheung, Dennis Chan

Votes: 3,035

DVD

24. God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai (1991)

116 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy

This film focuses on the disciple of the God of Gamblers, Chow Sing Cho, also known as the "Saint of Gamblers". A group of people with telekinetic powers matching his attack him and his ... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Stephen Chow, Li Gong, Ray Lui, Man-Tat Ng

Votes: 1,764

25. God of Gamblers II (1990)

99 min | Action, Comedy

Wong Jing's sequel to All for the Winner and spin-off to God of Gamblers finds Chow Sing Cho looking up to Michael "Dagger" Chan in order to become Ko Chun's next disciple, but the two must... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Andy Lau, Stephen Chow, Man-Tat Ng, Lap-Man Sinn

Votes: 2,301

DVD

26. Justice, My Foot! (1992)

PG-13 | 102 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

A shyster with an equally eccentric kung-fu ace of a wife manage to bring justice to the court.

Director: Johnnie To | Stars: Stephen Chow, Anita Mui, Man-Tat Ng, Carrie Ng

Votes: 2,003

DVD

27. King of Beggars (1992)

TV-14 | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

The spoilt son of a millionaire finds the love of his life, but she will only accept him if he proves himself as a kung-fu master. He enters and wins the "Kung-Fu Scholar" tournament, ... See full summary »

Director: Gordon Chan | Stars: Stephen Chow, Man Cheung, Man-Tat Ng, Norman Chu

Votes: 2,971

DVD

28. Royal Tramp (1992)

R | 106 min | Action, Comedy

The story of Wilson Bond, a pimp who after saving Chan, the leader of the Heaven and Earth society, a revolutionary group, is made a member. After a botched first assignment for the group, ... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Stephen Chow, Man Cheung, Chingmy Yau, Sandra Kwan Yue Ng

Votes: 2,889

DVD

29. All's Well Ends Well (1992)

Not Rated | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A romantic Chinese New Year comedy about the three Shang brothers. Eldest brother Shang Moon is a philandering businessman who treats his hideous yet hard-working wife like dirt. Middle ... See full summary »

Director: Clifton Ko | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Stephen Chow, Raymond Bak-Ming Wong, Maggie Cheung

Votes: 1,647

DVD

30. Green Snake (1993)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Fantasy

Two snake spirits become human and learn about love and suffering. A monk discovers his own weaknesses and finds that morality is not as simple as he had thought.

Director: Hark Tsui | Stars: Maggie Cheung, Joey Wang, Wenzhuo Zhao, Hsing-Kuo Wu

Votes: 2,306

32. Flirting Scholar (1993)

102 min | Comedy, Romance

A scholar in search of true love. Disguising himself as a houseboy, he indentures himself to a rich family in order to pursue the ravishing servant girl who has stolen his heart.

Director: Lik-Chi Lee | Stars: Stephen Chow, Li Gong, Pak-Cheung Chan, Fai-Hung Chan

Votes: 3,914

DVD

33. Hail the Judge (1994)

106 min | Comedy

Pao Lung-Sing, a descendant of the famous Judge Pao Ching Tient, is a 9th degree corrupt judge (lowest degree) who changes his tune when he tries to champion a woman Chi Siu-Lin, who was ... See full summary »

Director: Jing Wong | Stars: Stephen Chow, Man Cheung, Man-Tat Ng, Christy Chung

Votes: 2,869

DVD

34. From Beijing with Love (1994)

Not Rated | 84 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

An incompetent 007-wannabe is sent to locate a stolen dinosaur skull.

Directors: Stephen Chow, Lik-Chi Lee | Stars: Stephen Chow, Anita Yuen, Kar-Ying Law, Pauline Chan

Votes: 4,788

DVD

35. Love on Delivery (1994)

100 min | Action, Comedy, Romance

Ho Kam-An is a love struck dim-sum delivery boy who falls for a beautiful judo student. After being humiliated by her boyfriend, Ho Kam-An goes out and seeks the services of an aging ... See full summary »

Director: Lik-Chi Lee | Stars: Stephen Chow, Christy Chung, Man-Tat Ng, Philip Chan

Votes: 2,246

DVD

36. Gallants (2010)

Not Rated | 98 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

Weedy office worker Cheung is sent to a remote village to secure property rights for his real estate company. Two martial artists run the village's teahouse, which was once the kung-fu ... See full summary »

Directors: Clement Sze-Kit Cheng, Chi-kin Kwok | Stars: Siu-Lung Leung, Kuan Tai Chen, Teddy Robin Kwan, You-Nam Wong

Votes: 821

37. Rigor Mortis (2013)

Not Rated | 103 min | Action, Horror

53 Metascore

A public housing tenement is plunged into a dark storm of supernatural chaos.

Director: Juno Mak | Stars: Anthony Chan, Siu-Ho Chin, Fat Chung, Chun-Man Ko

Votes: 5,085

THEATRE

38. Port of Call (2015)

Unrated | 126 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Human nature begins where truth ends Welcome to the murder without a body

Director: Philip Yung | Stars: Aaron Kwok, Elaine Jin, Patrick Tam, Jessie Li

Votes: 1,779

DVD

39. She sha shou (1974)

X | 99 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

A young man who has been beaten, abused, humiliated and laughed at all his life finds that he has an unusual empathy with snakes. He can talk to them and they understand him, and eventually... See full summary »

Director: Chih-Hung Kuei | Stars: Kwok-Leung Gan, Lin Lin Li, Chun Chen, Hao Chen

Votes: 278

40. Gui yan (1974)

98 min | Horror

Ghost Eyes concerns a female hair stylist (Chen Szu-chia) who is seduced by the vampiric ghost of a former optometrist (Szu Wei). Using supernatural contact lenses to control her mind, he ... See full summary »

Director: Chih-Hung Kuei | Stars: Szu-Chia Chen, Wei Szu, Wei Tu Lin, Ping Ha

Votes: 47

41. Gu (1981)

101 min | Horror

While possessed by an evil spirit, a man murders his daughter. A police detective investigating the case also becomes possessed. A good monk helps fight the evil spirit.

Director: Chih-Hung Kuei | Stars: Fei Ai, Melvin Wong, Fanny Fen-Ni, Lily Chan

Votes: 261

42. Echoes of the Rainbow (2010)

Not Rated | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

The ups and downs of a Hong Kong family and their shoe shop as seen through the eyes of their eccentric eight-year-old son.

Director: Alex Law | Stars: Simon Yam, Sandra Kwan Yue Ng, Aarif Rahman, Buzz Chung

Votes: 1,612

43. Ye ban ge sheng (1995)

100 min | Drama, Music, Romance

In 1930's China, an opera troupe arrives at an abandoned theater, haunted by the spectral figure of it's previous owner - a once great opera singer - who now seeks to turn the company's young leading men into a great star like himself.

Director: Ronny Yu | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Chien-Lien Wu, Xiaolin Geng, Lei Huang

Votes: 667

44. Farewell My Concubine (1993)

R | 171 min | Drama, Music, Romance

The story of two men, who met as apprentices in the Peking Opera, and stayed friends for over 50 years.

Director: Kaige Chen | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Fengyi Zhang, Li Gong, Qi Lü

Votes: 22,465 | Gross: $5.22M

45. Rich and Famous (1987)

R | 104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crimeand a violent war between rival gang lords.

Director: Taylor Wong | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Andy Lau, Alex Man, Siu-Fung Wong

Votes: 512

46. Ying hung ho hon (1987)

R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Drama

After being released from prison, Tang Kat Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.

Director: Taylor Wong | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Andy Lau, Alex Man, Siu-Fung Wong

Votes: 455

47. A Better Tomorrow (1986)

Not Rated | 95 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.

Director: John Woo | Stars: Lung Ti, Leslie Cheung, Yun-Fat Chow, Emily Chu

Votes: 18,857



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