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1. A Simple Life (2011)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama

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After suffering a stroke, an altruistic maid announces that she wants to quit her job and move into an old people's home.

Writers: Susan Chan, Yan-lam Lee | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Andy Lau, Deannie Yip, Hailu Qin, Fuli Wang

2. Black Mask (1996)

R | 90 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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A survivor of a supersoldier project must fight his former comrades as a masked hero.

Writers: Hark Tsui, Koan Hui, Teddy Chan, Joe Ma | Director: Daniel Lee | Stars: Jet Li, Ching Wan Lau, Karen Mok, Françoise Yip

3. The Legend (1993)

R | 100 min | Action, Comedy, History

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This Hong Kong martial-arts extravaganza tells of evil emperors and true love. The secret Red Lotus Flower Society is committed to the overthrow of the evil Manchu Emperor and his minions. ... See full summary »

Writers: Kung-Yung Chai, Kin Chung Chan, Jeffrey Lau | Director: Corey Yuen | Stars: Jet Li, Josephine Siao, Michelle Reis, Sibelle Hu

4. The Opium War (1997)

153 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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Historical Drama starting in 1839 in Guangzhou where British merchants dealing with opium are to be executed because the opium is destroying the Empire. After the burning of 20,000 boxes of... See full summary »

Writers: Ann Hui, Ni Zhen, Sujin Zhu, Fuxian Zong | Director: Jin Xie | Stars: Guoan Bao, Debra Beaumont, Oliver Cotton, Nigel Davenport

5. Winners & Sinners (1983)

PG-13 | 108 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

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Fresh from prison, five friends try to stay crime free but inadvertently find themselves caught in a Triad war.

Writers: Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Barry Wong | Director: Sammo Hung Kam-Bo | Stars: Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Jackie Chan, John Sham, Richard Ng

6. Echoes of the Rainbow (2010)

117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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Writer: Alex Law | Director: Alex Law | Stars: Simon Yam, Sandra Ng Kwan Yue, Aarif Rahman, Buzz Chung

7. The River (1997)

115 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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55 Metascore

In Taiwan, Xiao-kang, a young man in his early 20s, lives with his parents in near silence. He is plagued by severe neck pain. His father is bedeviled by water first leaking into his ... See full summary »

Writers: Ming-liang Tsai, Yi-chun Tsai, Pi-ying Yang | Director: Ming-liang Tsai | Stars: Tien Miao, Kang-sheng Lee, Yi-Ching Lu, Ann Hui

8. The Swordsman (1990)

120 min | Action, History, Romance

7.1
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When a scroll containing valuable martial arts secrets is stolen from the Emperor, an army detachment is sent to recover it. Blademaster, a young martial arts expert, accidentally ends up ... See full summary »

Writers: Louis Cha, Ying Wong, Kee-To Lam, Man-Leung Kwan, Tai-Mok Lau, Fu-hao Tai, Yiu-ming Leung | Directors: Siu-Tung Ching, King Hu, Raymond Lee, Hark Tsui, Ann Hui, Yeung-Wah Kam | Stars: Samuel Hui, Cecilia Yip, Jacky Cheung, Sharla Cheung

9. The Postmodern Life of My Aunt (2006)

111 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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A swindler falls in love with a potential target.

Writers: Ann Hui, Qiang Li, Yanyan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Wenshuo Guan, Yun-Fat Chow, Gaowa Siqin, Wei Zhao

10. Song of the Exile (1990)

100 min | Drama

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After the Sino-Japanese War, Kwei Dz, one of the family members of Japanese soldiers accepted a Chinese officer's proposal and remained in China. Later they had a daughter named Ann. The ... See full summary »

Writer: Nien-Jen Wu | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Maggie Cheung, Siu-Kwong Chung, Tan Lang Jachi Tian, Waise Lee

11. Visible Secret (2001)

101 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

6.1
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Urban tale of fantasies, genre greatly favoured by Hong-Kong cinematography, the latest movie of filmmaker Ann Hui combines elements of horror films with other comical aspects to offer an ... See full summary »

Writer: Kwang Abe | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Eason Chan, Qi Shu, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Sam Lee

12. Boat People (1982)

R | 109 min | Drama

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A Japanese photojournalist revisits Vietnam after the Liberation and learns harsh truths about its regime and its "New Economic Zones".

Writer: Tai An-Ping Chiu | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: George Lam, Cora Miao, Season Ma, Andy Lau

13. The Way We Are (2008)

90 min | Drama

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Writer: Shiu-wa Lou | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Hee Ching Paw, Chun-lung Leung, Idy Chan, Lai Hing Chan

14. Night and Fog (2009)

122 min | Drama

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Starts at the end of the story, with the brutal murder by a man of his wife and daughters. Hui gradually unmasks the idyll of the peaceful family and that of Hong Kong as the promised land for gold seekers.

Writers: King-wai Cheung, Alex Law | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Simon Yam, Jingchu Zhang, Amy Chum, Wai-Guen Law

15. A Jin de gu shi (1996)

95 min | Action, Drama

6.4
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A few years in the life of Ah Kam, starting with her joining action director Master Tung's team of regulars.

Writers: Kin Chung Chan, Man Keung Chan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Michelle Yeoh, Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Ken Lo, Hoi Mang

16. July Rhapsody (2002)

103 min | Drama

7.3
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Yiu-Kwok is a high school teacher, having a perfect family. Good times don't last long, when a student, Choy-Nam, falls in love with him. For dealing with a relationship with Mr. Seng, a ... See full summary »

Writer: Ivy Ho | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Jacky Cheung, Anita Mui, Kar Yan Lam, Eric Kot

17. Women's Private Parts (2000)

100 min | Documentary

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Director: Chun-Chun Wong | Stars: Annabel Chong, Ann Hui, Chun-Chun Wong, Shaw Yin Yin

18. Nu ren si shi (1995)

101 min | Comedy, Drama

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The Suns are a typical Hong Kong family: May, forty something, works for a trading company; her husband, Bing, works as a low-grade civil servant, and Allen, their teenage son, is still at ... See full summary »

Writer: Man Keung Chan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Josephine Siao, Allen Ting, Roy Chiao, Kar-Ying Law

19. Goddess of Mercy (2003)

110 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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The film has been made after a popular novel that is devoted to the everyday work of a drug police team. The protagonist is a courageous police woman whose relations with three men in her ... See full summary »

Writers: Ivy Ho, Hai Yan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Wei Zhao, Nicholas Tse, Yunlong Liu, Jianbin Chen

20. All About Love (2010)

105 min | Comedy, Romance

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Writer: Yee Shan Yeung | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Sandra Ng Kwan Yue, Vivian Chow, Siu-Fai Cheung, William Chan Wai-Ting

21. Beautiful 2012 (2012)

90 min | Drama

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Directors: Changwei Gu, Ann Hui, Tae-Yong Kim, Ming-liang Tsai | Stars: Hyo-jin Kong, Kang-sheng Lee, Yan Lianke, Francis Ng

22. My Name Is Fame (2006)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

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Fai, a talented actor who has won the Best New Artist of the Hong Kong Film Awards and always plays leading roles in television, is an arrogant guy who does not cherish the opportunities ... See full summary »

Writers: Ching 'Jessica' Fong, Yiu Fai Lo, James Yuen | Director: Lawrence Ah Mon | Stars: Ching Wan Lau, Siyan Huo, Fruit Chan, Gordon Chan

23. Who's the Man, Who's the Woman (1997)

107 min | Comedy

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Writer: Oi Wah Lam | Director: Peter Chan | Stars: Leslie Cheung, Anita Mui, Anita Yuen, Jordan Chan

24. Youyuan jingmeng (2001)

120 min | Drama

6.7
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Writer: Yonfan | Director: Yonfan | Stars: Joey Wang, Rie Miyazawa, Daniel Wu, Brigitte Lin

25. God of Killers (1981)

90 min | Drama

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Writer: Alfred Cheung | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Cora Miao, Cherie Chung, Lieh Lo

26. Simply Actors (2007)

120 min | Comedy

5.9
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When undercover cops start losing their lives to drug lords who blame their demise on "poor acting", the Police Force counters by sending Hong Kong's Finest to acting school.

Writers: Hing-Ka Chan, Janet Chun | Directors: Hing-Ka Chan, Patrick Leung | Stars: Sui-man Chim, Charlene Choi, Fai-hung Chan, Fruit Chan

27. Lang man feng bao (1996)

108 min | Action, Drama

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A young rebel falls for the sister of a local kickboxing champion. In order to stay out of jail, he is advised by his parole officer to begin training in the art of kickboxing. His romance ... See full summary »

Writer: Hing-Ka Chan | Director: Patrick Leung | Stars: Lawrence Ah Mon, Cheuk-Sam Chan, Jing Chow, Wai-Lok Ho

28. Ji dao zhui zong (1991)

97 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

5.1
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Writers: Raymond To, Nien-Jen Wu | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Andy Lau, Cherie Chung, Junichi Ishida, Yasuaki Kurata

29. Tian guo ni zi (1994)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Guan Jian wants to report the murder of his father who died 10 years ago. The alleged murderer whom Guan Jian accuses of the crime is his own mother.

Writers: Hing-Dong Wong, Ho Yim | Director: Ho Yim | Stars: Gaowa Siqin, Chung-Hua Tou, Jingwu Ma, Zi Wei

30. Forever and Ever (2001)

Drama

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Based on a true story, Xiao Fu was contracted HIV virus through blood transmission due to hemophilia. He made his difference by writing a book before his death to change the public's view toward patients with HIV.

Writer: Raymond To | Director: Raymond To | Stars: Sylvia Chang, Josie Ho, Perry Chiu, Ann Hui

31. Ban sheng yuan (1997)

126 min | Drama, Romance

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In 1930s Shanghai, a young office girl falls in love with a factory worker in the same company.

Writers: Kin Chung Chan, Eileen Chang | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Qi Chen, You Ge, Lei Huang, Leon Lai

32. Ordinary Heroes (1999)

128 min | Drama

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Writer: Kin Chung Chan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Kang-sheng Lee, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Kwan-Ho Tse, Mo-Chan Chik

33. Zhuang dao zheng (1980)

97 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.4
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A Cantonese opera company arrives in Cheung Chau to perform for a rich man, who wants to marry of his nephew Dick to the star of the company Ah Gee. As soon as they arrive, the company is ... See full summary »

Writer: Joyce Chan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Josephine Siao, Kenny Bee, Mang-Ha Cheng, Chung Kwan

34. Shu jian en chou lu (1987)

180 min | Action, Drama

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The story is based on the popular novel developed from folk legend. It goes that the Manchurian emperor Qianlong of China (circa 18th Century) was actually the son of a Han Chinese, the ... See full summary »

Writers: Louis Cha, Ann Hui | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Nuo Ai, Shichang Da, Jie Deng, Cuihua Ding

35. Fung gip (1979)

85 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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A real murder case which was complicated by the minage ' trois relationship of the victim and the main suspects. As different witnesses narrated their conflicting stories, the case seemed ... See full summary »

Writer: Joyce Chan | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Sylvia Chang, Angie Chiu, Norman Chu, Chung Kwan

36. Qing cheng zhi lian (1984)

93 min | Drama, Romance, War

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A cynical playboy pursues an introverted divorcee in the decadent Hong Kong on the eve of the Japanese invasion.

Writers: Eileen Chang, Fengcho | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Cora Miao, Gerry Barnett, Chiao Chiao

37. Love Massacre (1981)

91 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

6.4
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Writer: Joyce Chan | Director: Patrick Tam | Stars: Kuo-Chu Chang, Charlie Chin, Ann Hui, Tina Lau

38. Merry-Go-Round (2001)

94 min | Comedy, Romance

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Writer: Goo-Bi GC | Director: Thomas Chow | Stars: Hyper BB, Si-hong Chan, Kelly Chen, Darren Cheng

39. Youling renjian II: Gui wei ren jian (2002)

93 min | Horror, Mystery

6.1
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Writer: Ho Leung Lau | Director: Abe Kwong | Stars: Eason Chan, Jo Kuk, Cherrie Ying, Roger Kwok

40. Xiang xiang gong zhu (1987)

94 min | Action, Drama, History

7.6
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Writer: Louis Cha | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Nuo Ai, Shichang Da, Hachier, Liu Jia

41. Yi wen ji bao biao (2002)

96 min | Comedy

6.3
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Writers: Abe Kwong, Chi Wah Wong | Directors: Abe Kwong, Chi Wah Wong | Stars: Chi Wah Wong, Sonija Kwok, Kwok-Kwan Chan, Yoyo Chen

42. Gei diy chun fung (1997)

58 min | Drama

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Fast Eddie Doyle is a type-A guy who wishes that the whole world would speed up to accommodate him. But when his wish comes true he finds that his life is rushing by too quickly and costing... See full summary »

Writer: Ann Hui | Directors: Ann Hui, Vincent Chui

43. Gam ye sing gwong chan lan (1988)

94 min | Drama, Romance

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Writer: Suk-Wah Leung | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Hsu Chieh, Wing-Tuen Chow, Tze-Tung Kuo, George Lam

44. A Little Life-Opera (1998)

103 min | Drama

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The story of a part-time opera troupe in coastal Fujian province of China and their struggles.

Writers: Kin Chung Chan, Chi-zhe Chen | Director: Allen Fong | Stars: Winston Chao, Kuei-Mei Yang, Chun-cheng You, Jing-ping Zeng

45. Xiao xing chuang di qiu (1990)

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Writers: Tat-Ming Cheung, Man-Cheuk Lai, Yung-Mei Mu, Kan-Cheung Tsang | Director: David Wu | Stars: Eric Tsang, Man-Chung Lam, Wei-hung Liao, Elizabeth Lee

46. My American Grandson (1991)

100 min | Drama

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A 12-year-old boy from America experiences the clash of cultures and the generation gap when he visits his grandfather in Shanghai.

Writer: Nien-Jen Wu | Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Carina Lau, Lai Wang, Kwan Yuen Wong, Ma Wu

47. The Making of 'Youling renjian - Visible Secret' (2001 Video)

15 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Eason Chan, Qi Shu, Sam Lee, Kara Hui

49. Jiang Hu: The Triad Zone (2000)

111 min | Comedy, Crime

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Writers: Hing-Ka Chan, Amy Chin | Director: Dante Lam | Stars: Tony Leung Ka Fai, Sandra Ng Kwan Yue, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Eason Chan

50. Boy and His Hero (1993)

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Director: Ann Hui