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Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)
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Set three years after Dragon Inn, innkeeper Jade has disappeared and a new inn has risen from the ashes - one that's staffed by marauders masquerading as law-abiding citizens, who hope to unearth the fabled lost city buried in the desert. (122 mins.)
Director: Hark Tsui
 
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The Duel (2000)
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After a long absence, a master swordsman of royal blood, Yeh Cool-son, returns to the emperor's palace to challenge Snow... (106 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau
 
3.
A Man Called Hero (1999)
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Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in... (116 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau
 
4.
Ashes of Time (1994)
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A broken-hearted hit man moves to the desert where he finds skilled swordsmen to carry out his contract killings. (100 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
5.
Butterfly and Sword (1993)
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Dynamo Michelle Yeoh stars as a loyalist who attempts to keep the King's empire from being overthrown by a revolutionary group. (88 mins.)
Director: Michael Mak
 
6.
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
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The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang... (89 mins.)
Director: Ronny Yu
 
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Bai fa mo nu zhuan II (1993)
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For ten years, Cho has been in the snow of Mount Shin Fung waiting for a rare flower to blossom that will cure his wife who... (80 mins.)
Director: David Wu
 
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Moon Warriors (1992)
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A simple fisherman helps a fugitive King in a fight, and offers him refuge in a hideout near his fishing village... (83 mins.)
 
9.
Handsome Siblings (1992)
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Durring the Tang Dynasty, a kung-fu tournament was held once every 18 years with the winner declared the leader of the land until the next competition... (102 mins.)
Director: Eric Tsang
 
10.
Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
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A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers. (120 mins.)
Director: Ping He
 
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Dragon Inn (1992)
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This big hit at the Sundance Film Festival had audiences cheering. Set during the Ming Dynasty, this... (88 mins.)
Director: Raymond Lee
 
12.
Accuracy of Death (2008)
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Kaneshiro plays a Grim Reaper who appears to his victims in human form and spends a week with them before deciding whether to off them or not. (113 mins.)
Director: Masaya Kakehi
 
13.
The Legend of Evil Lake (2003)
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A thousand years ago, an evil spirit was kept imprisoned in a lake by the first emperor of the Chilla empire... (92 mins.)
Director: Kwang-hoon Lee
 
14.
A Touch of Zen (1971)
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A lady fugitive on the run from corrupt government officials is joined in her endeavors by an unambitious painter and skilled Buddhist monks. (200 mins.)
Director: King Hu
 
15.
Duel to Death (1983)
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The best sword master from China vs the best sword master from Japan. Who will win? (86 mins.)
Director: Siu-Tung Ching
 
16.
Deadly Melody (1994)
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A young security man must prove himself worthy by defending the one object wanted by all the masters of the Martials Arts world - the Magic Lyre! (91 mins.)
Director: Min Kan Ng
 
17.
Legend of the Liquid Sword (1993)
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A martial artist is targeted by a fearsome foe who plans to eliminate the greatest fighters in the world. (82 mins.)
Director: Jing Wong
 
18.
Last Hurrah for Chivalry (1979)
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A son tries to avenge his father, and gets two sword fighters to help him. (106 mins.)
Director: John Woo
 
19.
Legendary Amazons (2011)
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In early 11th century China, the Song Dynasty is being invaded by armies of the rival state Western Xia... (107 mins.)
Director: Frankie Chan
 
20.
The New One-Armed Swordsman (1971)
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Lei Li lost his right-arm in a sword duel with the master of a martial arts school, long ago. Now, he... (102 mins.)
Director: Cheh Chang
 
21.
The Butterfly Murders (1979)
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A journalist attempting to solve a mystery in "Martial World" enlists the aid of a master fighter and a woman named Green Breeze. They go to a mysterious castle where they come across poisonous butterflies and a black-leather-clad killer. (88 mins.)
Director: Hark Tsui
 
22.
Green Snake (1993)
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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. (99 mins.)
Director: Hark Tsui
 
23.
Mo hup leung juk (2008)
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Zhu Yanzhi (Charlene Choi), disguised as a man, seeks to learn martial arts with an elite clan. Once she begins her intense training, Zhu finds herself at odds with her trainer and superior, Liang (Chun Wu). (102 mins.)
Director: Jingle Ma
 
24.
The Swordsman in Double Flag Town (1991)
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A teenage lad arrives at Double Flag Town to claim his betrothed bride, when he encounters a group of outlaws and kills one of them. A vendetta is expected. (91 mins.)
Director: Ping He
 
25.
The Heroic Trio (1993)
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The all-female Heroic Trio are Tung (Wonder Woman), Chat (Thief Catcher), a mercenary, and Ching (Invisible Woman)... (88 mins.)
Director: Johnnie To