My Hong Kong Movies

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1.
Wheels on Meals (1984)
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Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective... (108 mins.)
Director: Samo Hung
 
2.
My Lucky Stars (1985)
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Two Hong-Kong cops are sent to Tokyo to catch an ex-cop who stole a large amount of money in diamonds... (96 mins.)
 
3.
Dragons Forever (1988)
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Three successful Hong Kong lawyers are hired by a chemical company of questionable ethics and must eventually make a difficult decision when their employer's motives become clear. (93 mins.)
 
4.
As Tears Go By (1988)
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Mid-level gangster Wah falls in love with his beautiful cousin, but must also continue to protect his volatile partner-in-crime and friend, Fly. (102 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
5.
Days of Being Wild (1990)
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Set in 1960, the film centres on the young, boyishly handsome Yuddy, who learns from the drunken ex-prostitute... (94 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
6.
Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991)
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Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bundling... (106 mins.)
Director: Jackie Chan
 
7.
Hard Boiled (1992)
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A tough-as-nails cop teams up with an undercover agent to shut down a sinister mobster and his crew. (128 mins.)
Director: John Woo
 
8.
City Hunter (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food. (105 mins.)
Director: Jing Wong
 
9.
Executioners (1993)
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Set some time after the original 'Heroic Trio' the city has been devastated by nuclear attack. An evil... (101 mins.)
 
10.
Chungking Express (1994)
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Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents. (102 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
11.
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
 
12.
Fallen Angels (1995)
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A disillusioned killer embarks on his last hit but first he has to overcome his affections for his cool... (96 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
13.
Mou mian bei (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Sammo Hung plays a cop on the trail of drug dealers. Customs officer Yuen Biao is investigating the same gang... (90 mins.)
 
14.
China Dragon (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
At Shaolin Temple in Hunan, the best at Kung-Fu are Yin, a willowy young woman who has mastered supernatural powers... (90 mins.)
Director: Yen-Ping Chu
 
15.
Lost and Found (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Where is the end of the world? A rich girl diagnosed with leukemia wants to follow a sailor friend to St Kilda, Scotland to find out...but first she must search him out, who is missing. (109 mins.)
Director: Chi-Ngai Lee
 
16.
Xin Shang Hai tan (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
(96 mins.)
Director: Poon Man Kit
 
17.
Ma Yong Zhen (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Corey Yuen's remake of Chang Cheh's Boxer From Shantung sees Taiwanese Japanese heart-throb Takeshi Kaneshiro as Ma Wing-jing, a worker from Shantung who rises to the top of the Shanghai triad ladder. (97 mins.)
Director: Corey Yuen
 
18.
Downtown Torpedoes (1997)
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(103 mins.)
Director: Teddy Chan
 
19.
Happy Together (1997)
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Yiu-Fai and Po-Wing arrive in Argentina from Hong Kong and take to the road for a holiday. Something is wrong and their relationship goes adrift... (96 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
20.
The Odd One Dies (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The secret world of contract killing comes to focus in the dark, comical tale of Hong Kong's triad.... (89 mins.)
Director: Patrick Yau
 
21.
Choh chin luen hau dik yi yan sai gaai (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director Eric Kot discusses the process of developing a love story, playing with various probabilities, and highlighting character feelings. These monologues are intercut with dramatizations of his evolving narrative. (99 mins.)
Director: Eric Kot
 
22.
Who Am I? (1998)
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A secret agent loses his memory after falling from a crashing helicopter. He is then chased by a number of other agency operatives, but he has no idea why. (120 mins.)
 
23.
Anna Magdalena (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Two young men fall for the woman staying upstairs when she practises J.S. Bach's "Notebook for Anna Magdalena". (97 mins.)
Director: Chung Man Yee
 
24.
Fuyajô (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Kabukicho is a forgotten world. A place where people of different tongues and races meet, where they fight against each other to gain money... (122 mins.)
Director: Chi-Ngai Lee
 
25.
Tempting Heart (1999)
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Cheryl is a Hong Kong-based film director who uses the story of her first love as the basis for her next screen project. As she tells her tale to a screenwriter, she relives memories from a more innocent time. (115 mins.)
Director: Sylvia Chang
 
26.
In the Mood for Love (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two neighbors, a woman and a man, form a strong bond after both suspect extramarital activities of their spouses. However, they agree to keep their bond platonic so as not to commit similar wrongs. (98 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
27.
Lavender (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A young woman's life is changed when an angel with a broken wing lands on her balcony. (111 mins.)
Director: Kam-Hung Yip
 
28.
Shaolin Soccer (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young Shaolin follower reunites with his discouraged brothers to form a soccer team using their martial art skills to their advantage. (113 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chow
 
29.
The Eye (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A blind girl gets a cornea transplant so that she would be able to see again. However, she got more than what she bargained for when she realized she could even see ghosts. (99 mins.)
 
30.
Infernal Affairs (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same: to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop. (101 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau, Alan Mak
 
31.
Turn Left, Turn Right (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
This is a movie about two people (Gigi Leung and Takeshi Kaneshiro), who are destined to be together but by some twist of circumstances they never find each other. (95 mins.)
 
32.
Vampire Effect (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
It's a high-kicking battle on the dark side when an ace vampire slayer and his beautiful sidekicks wage the ultimate martial-arts showdown with one of the most dangerous of the undead. (107 mins.)
 
33.
The Eye 2 (2004)
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After a failed suicide attempt, a pregnant woman gains the ability to see ghosts. (95 mins.)
 
34.
Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In Shanghai, China in the 1940s, a wannabe gangster aspires to join the notorious "Axe Gang" while residents of a housing complex exhibit extraordinary powers in defending their turf. (99 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chow
 
35.
Eros (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Three short films -- one each from directors Michelangelo Antonioni, Steven Soderbergh and Wong Kar Wai -- address the themes of love and sex. (104 mins.)
 
36.
2046 (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The women who enter a science fiction author's life, over the course of a few years, after the author loses the woman he considers his one true love. (129 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
37.
Three... Extremes (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An Asian cross-cultural trilogy of horror films from accomplished indie directors. (118 mins.)
 
38.
Perhaps Love (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China. (108 mins.)
Director: Peter Chan
 
39.
Confession of Pain (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A detective helps a friend investigate the mysterious death of his father. (110 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau, Alan Mak
 
40.
Protégé (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A special agent has for 8 years been deep undercover in Asia's lucrative organized crime trade as he plays protégé to one of the key players, Banker. Nick now has but he has started to feel loyalty to his new environment, and to the money. (106 mins.)
Director: Derek Yee
 
41.
My Blueberry Nights (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A young woman takes a soul-searching journey across America to resolve her questions about love while encountering a series of offbeat characters along the way. (95 mins.)
Director: Kar Wai Wong
 
42.
CJ7 (2008)
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A poor Chinese laborer learns important lessons after his son gets a strange new toy. (86 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chow
 
43.
Ip Man (2008)
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During the Japanese invasion of 1937, when a wealthy martial artist is forced to leave his home and work to support his family, he reluctantly agrees to train others in the art of Wing Chun for self-defense. (106 mins.)
Director: Wilson Yip
 
44.
I Come with the Rain (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Ex-Los Angeles cop turned private eye travels to Hong Kong in search of the missing son of a billionaire. (114 mins.)
Director: Tran Anh Hung
 
45.
Ip Man 2 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Centering on Ip Man's migration to Hong Kong in 1949 as he attempts to propagate his discipline of Wing Chun martial arts. (108 mins.)
Director: Wilson Yip
 
46.
Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Seven years after the apparent death of Chen Zhen, who was shot after discovering who was responsible... (106 mins.)
Director: Andrew Lau
 
47.
Rigor Mortis (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A public housing tenement is plunged into a dark storm of supernatural chaos. (103 mins.)
Director: Juno Mak
 
48.
Ab-normal Beauty (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Jiney is a talented student of Arts with a trauma in her childhood and lack of communication with her mother... (101 mins.)
Director: Oxide Chun Pang
 
49.
Blind Detective (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A cop is forced into early retirement due to retinal damage. But after witnessing a bank robbery along with a female inspector - who believes he has acute senses - they team up in hope to solve the case. (130 mins.)
Director: Johnnie To
 
50.
Bends (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Anna (Carina Lau), a wealthy Hong Kong housewife, suddenly finds herself deep in financial trouble as her only source of income... (96 mins.)
Director: Flora Lau