Highest Rated Titles With John Woo

1. Tinseltown TV (2002– )
60 min | Music, News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  

Five camera crews are in action all week bringing audiences the best in film premieres, behind the scenes exclusives, music events, fashion shows and celebrity parties across the globe.

2. Bokura no jidai (2007– )
30 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
3. Diablo (1996 Video Game)
Action, Fantasy, Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

It is a horrible era for the formerly peaceful town of Tristram. The young Prince Albrect is missing, King Leoric is dead, and demonic raids are now commonplace. You are one of the heroes, ... See full summary »

4. At the Movies (2004– )
30 min | Talk-Show
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Following the 18-year success of their reviews on The Movie Show (1986), renowned Australian critics and film supporters David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz take to a new show, where each ... See full summary »

5. HBO First Look (1992– )
Episode: Broken Arrow (1996)
13 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
6. Hard Boiled (1992)
128 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A tough-as-nails cop teams up with an undercover agent to shut down a sinister mobster and his crew.

7. The Killer (1989)
111 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A disillusioned assassin accepts one last hit in hopes of using his earnings to restore vision to a singer he accidentally blinded, only to be double-crossed by his boss.

Writer: John Woo |  Director: John Woo |  Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Danny Lee, Sally Yeh, Kong Chu
8. Stranglehold (2007 Video Game)
Action, Adventure, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A third-person video game set in Hong Kong and Chicago where a tough cop battles the mob.

9. Chang Cheh & le sabreur manchot (2005 Video)
26 min | Documentary, Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
10. Bullet in the Head (1990)
136 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

When three close friends escape from Hong Kong to war-time Saigon to start a criminal's life, they all go through a harrowing experience which totally shatters their lives and their friendship forever.

11. Mission: Improbable (2000 TV Short)
7 min | Short, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A behind the scenes look at the stunt work of "Mission: Impossible 2", told through one stunt man who looks like a certain superstar, who's got his looks, but certainly not his smarts.

Writer: Mike Bender |  Director: Joel Gallen |  Stars: Tom Cruise, Ben Stiller, John Woo, Stephen Chang
12. Red Cliff II (2009)
142 min | Action, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In this sequel to Red Cliff, first minister Cao Cao convinces Emperor Han to initiate a battle against the two Kingdoms of Xu and Wu, who have become allied forces, against all expectations... See full summary »

13. A Better Tomorrow (1986)
95 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

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

14. All the Invisible Children (2005)
124 min | Drama, Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Seven short films - each one focused on the plight of a different child protagonist.

15. Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale (2011)
276 min | Action, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 62/100 (10 reviews)

An indigenous clan-based people living in harmony with nature find their way of life threatened when violent interlopers from another culture arrive, intent on seizing their natural resources and enslaving them.

16. The Rotten Tomatoes Show (2009– )
30 min | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
17. Wings of Defeat (2007)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Wings of Defeat is a feature-length documentary exploring the human experience of surviving kamikaze pilots. When director, Risa Morimoto, learned that her beloved uncle had trained as a ... See full summary »

18. Cinema Hong Kong: Wu Xia (2003 TV Movie)
50 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
20. How Bruce Lee Changed the World (2009 TV Movie)
120 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

More than just a biography, this film explores Bruce Lee's global impact to see how he has influenced all areas of popular culture including fitness, cinema, music, sport, dance, video ... See full summary »

21. Red Cliff (2008)
146 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Metascore: 73/100 (22 reviews)

The first chapter of a two-part story centered on a battle fought in China's Three Kingdoms period (220-280 A.D.).

22. A Better Tomorrow II (1987)
105 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A restauranteur teams up with a police officer and his ex-con brother to avenge the death of a friend's daughter.

Writers: Hark Tsui, John Woo |  Director: John Woo |  Stars: Leslie Cheung, Yun-Fat Chow, Lung Ti, Dean Shek
23. Young People (1972)
118 min
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
24. Face/Off (1997)
138 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Metascore: 82/100 (25 reviews)

To foil an extortion plot, an FBI agent undergoes a face-transplant surgery and assumes the identity and physical appearance of a ruthless terrorist, but the plan backfires when the same criminal impersonates the cop with the same method.

25. Hostage (2002)
9 min | Short, Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The driver races to locate a kidnapped victim locked in the trunk of an abandoned car somewhere on the water's edge. Linked to her only by cell phone, the driver narrows in on her location ... See full summary »

26. Boxer from Shantung (1972)
94 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Leaving the poverty of his life in Shantung to seek fortune in Shanghai, The Boxer is instead drawn into a world of corruption, gang warfare and evil... Where his only protection is his famed fighting technique.

27. Kurosawa's Way (2011)
52 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Eleven major filmmakers from Europe, Asia and America talk about Akira Kurosawa and explore some ways on which he influenced their own work.

28. Appleseed Saga: Ex Machina (2007)
105 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

With Brialeos convalescing after a mission, Deunan is assigned a new and remarkably familiar partner as a strange wave of terrorist attacks plague Olympus.

29. Last Hurrah for Chivalry (1979)
106 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A son tries to avenge his father, and gets two sword fighters to help him.

Writer: John Woo |  Director: John Woo |  Stars: Damian Lau, Pai Wei, Chiu-hua Wei, Kong Lau
30. Chop Socky: Cinema Hong Kong (2003 TV Movie)
55 min | Documentary, Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A look at the martial arts and kung fu cinema of Hong Kong.

31. Blood Brothers (1973)
118 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Writers: Cheh Chang, Kuang Ni |  Director: Cheh Chang |  Stars: David Chiang, Lung Ti, Kuan Tai Chen, Li Ching
32. Nan Jing 1937 (1995)
120 min | Drama, History, War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In December 1937, during the Second Japanese-Sino War, a Chinese doctor, his Japanese pregnant wife, their teenage daughter and their young son travel from Shanghai to Nanjing seeking ... See full summary »

33. Once a Thief (1996–1998)
97 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Mac, LiAnn, and Vic are recruited by a top-secret government agency, working out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They have many (mis)adventures together, and soon, they are joined ... See full summary »

34. Hellfighters of the East (1972)
Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
35. Itchy Fingers (1979)
Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
36. The Casino (1972)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
37. Reign of Assassins (2010)
117 min | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Drizzle/Zeng Jing tries to start a new life after she had betrayed her gang and hid the remains of monk.

38. The Water Margin (1972)
81 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
39. Kurosawa: The Last Emperor (1999 TV Movie)
50 min | Documentary, Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A profile and history of film director Akira Kurosawa.

40. Dinü hua (1976)
102 min | Adventure, Romance, Drama, Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
41. Biography (1987– )
Episode: John Travolta (2003)
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
42. Once a Thief (1991)
103 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A romantic and action packed story of three best friends, a group of high end art thieves, who come into trouble when a love-triangle forms between them.

43. Jackie Chan: My Story (1998 Video)
74 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
44. The Suppressor (2011)
90 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

They took the only thing, he would kill for. Now somewhere, somehow, someones gona pay. When Drug crime is out of control and Corruption is all around. The Suppressor is the only punishment.

45. Just Heroes (1989)
97 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A respected and well liked gang-boss is betrayed and killed. One of his three adopted sons are to take his place. One of them is the traitor.

46. The Art of Action: Martial Arts in Motion Picture (2002 TV Movie)
105 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A look at the history of martial arts films from their chinese roots to the present, presented by Samuel L. Jackson.

47. Nu zi tai quan qun ying hui (1975)
107 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
48. Naamsaang-neuiseung (1998)
80 min | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
49. Twin Dragons (1992)
100 min | Action, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Metascore: 54/100 (15 reviews)

Two twins are separated at birth, one becoming a streetwise mechanic and the other an acclaimed classical concert conductor. Finally meeting in adulthood they each become mistaken for the other and entangled in each other's world.

50. Woh ping faan dim (1995)
89 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A retired old west killer sets up a hotel for vagrants and wayward souls called Peace Hotel. When a woman with a gang on her tail attempts to hide there the owner of the hotel must revert to his old ways to protect his hotel.