Most Voted Titles With Simon Yam

1. Ip Man (2008)
106 min | Action, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Metascore: 59/100 (9 reviews)

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun.

 103,132
2. Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
117 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Metascore: 43/100 (34 reviews)

Adventuress Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's Box before an evil scientist and recruits a former Marine turned mercenary to assist her.

 79,402
3. Ip Man 2: Legend of the Grandmaster (2010)
108 min | Action, Biography, Drama, History, Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Metascore: 67/100 (13 reviews)

Centering on Ip Man's migration to Hong Kong in 1949 as he attempts to propagate his discipline of Wing Chun martial arts.

 43,323
4. Man of Tai Chi (2013)
105 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Metascore: 53/100 (22 reviews)

A young martial artist's unparalleled Tai Chi skills land him in a highly lucrative underworld fight club.

 15,925
5. Once Upon a Time in China (1991)
134 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces' (English, French and ... See full summary »

 11,669
6. 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.

 6,824
7. Kill Zone - S.P.L. (2005)
93 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A near retired inspector and his unit are willing to put down a crime boss at all costs while dealing with a replacement inspector who is getting in their way. Meanwhile, the crime boss plots a killing spree on them.

 6,501
8. Wake of Death (2004)
91 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

After his wife is brutally murdered, an ex-cop wages war against the Chinese triads.

 6,329
9. Election (2005)
100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Metascore: 73/100 (6 reviews)

Rival gang leaders are locked in a struggle to become the new chairman of Hong Kong's Triad society.

 6,213
10. Exiled (2006)
110 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Metascore: 73/100 (22 reviews)

A friendship is formed between an ex-gangster, and two groups of hitmen - those who want to protect him and those who were sent to kill him.

 6,015
11. Fulltime Killer (2001)
102 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Metascore: 54/100 (15 reviews)

Two very different hitmen find themselves to be in each other's way. They use all their skill to solve the problem.

 5,196
12. Bodyguards and Assassins (2009)
139 min | Action, Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find out that assassins have been sent to kill him, they assemble a group of protectors to prevent any attacks.

 4,954
13. Beginning of the Great Revival (2011)
124 min | Drama, History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  
Metascore: 29/100 (5 reviews)

A chronicle of the events that led to the founding of the Chinese Communist Party.

 4,858
14. Vengeance (2009)
108 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Metascore: 76/100 (5 reviews)

A French chef swears revenge after a violent attack on his daughter's family in Hong Kong, during which her husband and her two children are murdered. To help him find the killers, he hires three local hit-men working for the mafia.

 4,314
15. The Thieves (2012)
135 min | Action, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Metascore: 75/100 (6 reviews)

In order to let things cool down from their latest heist, Popeye and his group of thieves go to Macau on a job. But the mastermind behind this job is none other than Popeye's old partner ... See full summary »

 3,801
16. Breaking News (2004)
90 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Metascore: 63/100 (7 reviews)

When an ambulatory TV news unit live broadcasts the embarrassing defeat of a police battalion by five bank robbers in a ballistic showdown, the credibility of the police force drops to a ... See full summary »

 3,717
17. Contract Killer (1998)
103 min | Action, Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Two hitmen, one a novice and the other a veteran with poor luck, band together to find the "King of Killers" for whom there is a large reward.

 3,681
18. Triad Election (2006)
92 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Metascore: 83/100 (16 reviews)

As election time nears, current Triad chairman Lok (Yam) faces competition from his godsons. At the same time, Jimmy (Koo) looks to increase his business relations with mainland China.

 3,597
19. The Mission (1999)
84 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Triad boss Lung, who has just escaped being killed in an assassination attempt hires the killers Curtis, James, Mike, Roy and Shin for his protection. Their grown solidarity is under ... See full summary »

 2,963
20. Full Contact (1992)
96 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two disreputable friends get tied in with a group of criminals who turn out to be excessively violent and deceptive.

 2,709
21. PTU (2003)
85 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Over the course of one night, a team of cops frantically search for their colleague's missing gun.

Writers: Nai-Hoi Yau, Kin-Yee Au |  Director: Johnnie To |  Stars: Simon Yam, Suet Lam, Ruby Wong, Maggie Siu
 2,705
22. Miracles - Mr. Canton and Lady Rose (1989)
105 min | Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A country boy becomes the head of a gang through the purchase of some lucky roses from an old lady. He and a singer at the gang's nightclub try to do a good deed for the old lady when her daughter comes to visit.

 2,632
23. Sparrow (2008)
87 min | Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A gang of pickpockets roam the streets of Hong Kong.

 1,901
24. Naked Killer (1992)
89 min | Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A young woman is trained by a martial arts specialist to become a professional assassin.

 1,658
25. Cold Eyes (2013)
119 min | Action, Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A high-tech police surveillance team attempts to take down a gang of ruthless bank robbers.

 1,525
26. Eye in the Sky (2007)
90 min | Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
 1,310
27. Triangle (2007)
93 min | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Told in three 30-minute segments, three friends seek out the buried treasure of a mysterious stranger.

 1,301
28. Dragon Squad (2005)
110 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Interpol agents and gangsters battle in Hong Kong.

 1,272
29. Storm Warriors (2009)
111 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.

 1,187
30. Echoes of the Rainbow (2010)
117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
 1,022
31. Young and Dangerous (1996)
97 min | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Nam opens a bar in Wanchai and continues his rise in Hong Kong's Hung Hing gang. His best friend, Chicken, needs to lie low, so he's sent to Taiwan to work for Lui, leader of the San Luen ... See full summary »

 868
32. My Left Eye Sees Ghosts (2002)
98 min | Comedy, Family, Horror, Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A car accident gives a spoiled, troubled young woman the ability to see ghosts, including one of a former classmate.

 703
33. Triad Wars (2008)
117 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

In the mist of a violent gang war, a series of unfortunate events threatens the fate of a powerful triad leader and his empire.

Writer: Dennis Law |  Director: Dennis Law |  Stars: Sammo Hung Kam-Bo, Simon Yam, Niu Tien, Danny Lee
 690
34. Nightfall (2012)
108 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

As Lam zeroes in on a killer from the past, the murder appears to be a straightforward case of revenge. But the more that Lam pursues his suspect, the deeper he falls into a web of lies. To... See full summary »

 629
35. Expect the Unexpected (1998)
87 min | Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
 617
36. Chao ji xue xiao ba wang (1993)
95 min | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Ryu, Dhalsim and Vega are sent out to stop M. Bison. They befriend a teenage school student and seek out Bison. Bison sends out his own soliders, Ken and Sagat.

Writer: Jing Wong |  Director: Jing Wong |  Stars: Andy Lau, Jacky Cheung, Aaron Kwok, Chingmy Yau
 602
37. Exodus (2007)
94 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
 579
38. Goo waak jai 2: Ji maang lung gwoh gong (1996)
101 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
 544
39. Gu huo zai 3: Zhi shou zhe tian (1996)
98 min | Action, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
 532
40. Gou yeung yi sang (1992)
89 min | Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An abnormal taxi driver lusts for blood every rainy night, and several young women are killed as a result. The muderer, Laiu, likes to take photos of the victims dismembered bodies as ... See full summary »

 434
41. King of Triads (2010)
91 min | Action, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

When the boss of a ruling Hong Kong triad is arrested and executed in China for counterfeiting money, mayhem ensues as the mob's leading contenders circle the throne.

Writer: Dennis Law |  Director: Dennis Law |  Stars: Tian-lin Wang, Siu-Fai Cheung, Suet Lam, Simon Yam
 413
42. See piu fung wan (2010)
93 min | Action, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Writer: Jing Wong |  Director: Kwok-Man Keung |  Stars: Simon Yam, Kiu Wai Miu, Fala Chen, Bo Yuen Chan
 409
43. Wu syu (1993)
90 min | Action, Crime, Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

To absolve a debt to a gang for accidentally putting a hit on his wife, a man goes and kills the gang's leader, leaving the leader's brother to seek violent retribution.

 349
44. The Legend of Speed (1999)
109 min | Action, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
 346
45. Night and Fog (2009)
122 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

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.

 327
46. Hei mao (1991)
91 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Catherine is a violent and disturbed young lady who is shot down by the government in one of her escapades. She wakes up in a training facility and is taught to use weapons, combat, and is ... See full summary »

 323
47. Tiger Cage (1988)
92 min | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A team of cops get brutally exposed to violence after raiding a drug operation and discovering a link between few members of the police force and an American crime syndicate dealing with drug trafficking.

 311
48. Ocean Flame (2008)
98 min | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Wong Yiu was a very shameless person and a blackmailer until one day he met a waitress named Ni Chen. He thought Ni Chen was like any other girls that could be controlled by him, but her ... See full summary »

 292
49. Xiang Gang qi an: Qiang jian (1993)
95 min | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
 289
50. Final Fight (1989)
100 min | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Years after retiring from the world of free fighting martial arts, a man returns to the deadly world of fighting after his best student is killed in the tournament.

 270