Best Hong Kong films

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1.
One Nite in Mongkok (2004)
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Hong Kong nihilism. December 22, a street quarrel leads to the death of a gang leader's son. Next day... (110 mins.)
Director: Derek Yee
 
2.
Viva Erotica (1996)
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A struggling director is offered the opportunity to direct a Cat-III film to revive his career. Torn between artistic integrity and financial troubles... (99 mins.)
Director: Tung-Shing Yee
 
3.
Long Arm of the Law (1984)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Johnny Mak
 
4.
True Women for Sale (2008)
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(90 mins.)
Director: Herman Yau
 
5.
Whispers and Moans (2007)
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(96 mins.)
Director: Herman Yau
 
6.
Hui nin yin fa dak bit doh (1998)
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It is July 1st of 1997, and Hong Kong is bright in celebration. The United Kingdom handover of Hong... (128 mins.)
Director: Fruit Chan
 
7.
Made in Hong Kong (1997)
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Autumn Moon (Sam Lee), a low-rent triad living in Hong Kong, struggles to find meaning in his hopelessly violent existence. (108 mins.)
Director: Fruit Chan
 
8.
Hollywood Hong-Kong (2001)
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A prostitute named Tong Tong enters the life of a man who runs a barbecue pork restaurant and quickly begins to ruin his life, as well as the life of his two rotund sons, and a local gangster. (108 mins.)
Director: Fruit Chan
 
9.
Men Suddenly in Black (2003)
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After their wives are going to Thailand with her friends, Tin and his friends Cheung, Chao and Paul... (98 mins.)
Director: Ho-Cheung Pang
 
10.
Isabella (2006)
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A Macao police officer's bachelor life is interrupted by the daughter he never knew he fathered. (91 mins.)
Director: Ho-Cheung Pang
 
11.
Love in a Puff (2010)
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Since 2007, the Hong Kong health authorities have implemented an anti-smoking law that bans people from smoking in all indoor areas... (104 mins.)
Director: Ho-Cheung Pang
 
12.
Dream Home (2010)
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Cheng Li-sheung is a young, upwardly mobile professional finally ready to invest in her first home. But when the deal falls through, she is forced to keep her dream alive - even if it means keeping her would-be neighbors dead. (96 mins.)
Director: Ho-Cheung Pang
 
13.
An qu (1983)
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Director: Nai-Tsai Lan
 
14.
Lao mao (1992)
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An adaptation of the novel Old Cat, by Ni Kuang. A cat from outer space teams up with a young alien girl and her knight, along with an adventure novelist named Wisely, to fight a murderous alien that possesses people. (89 mins.)
Director: Ngai Choi Lam
 
15.
Her Vengeance (1988)
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Wong plays an unassuming nightclub employee in Macao who alienates a gang of drunken men (led by Shing Fui-on)... (92 mins.)
Director: Ngai Choi Lam
 
16.
Dog Bite Dog (2006)
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A Cambodian assassin finds himself on the run from Hong Kong police after completing his assignment. (109 mins.)
Director: Soi Cheang
 
17.
The Big Heat (1988)
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Inspector Waipong Wong has to put his life and resignation from the Hong Kong police department on hold... (98 mins.)
 
18.
Unbeatable (2013)
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Fai, once a world champion in boxing, escapes to Macau from the loan sharks and unexpectedly encounters Qi... (122 mins.)
Director: Dante Lam
 
19.
PTU (2003)
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Over the course of one night, a team of cops frantically search for their colleague's missing gun. (88 mins.)
Director: Johnnie To
 
20.
Mad Detective (2007)
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A rookie cop teams up with a former detective with a supernatural gift to hunt down a serial killer. (89 mins.)
 
21.
Breaking News (2004)
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When an ambulatory TV news unit live broadcasts the embarrassing defeat of a police battalion by five bank robbers in a ballistic showdown... (90 mins.)
Director: Johnnie To
 
22.
Expect the Unexpected (1998)
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(87 mins.)
Director: Patrick Yau
 
23.
A War Named Desire (2000)
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A young man and his girlfriend walk into a triad war when they go to Thailand to find his estranged brother. (89 mins.)
Director: Alan Mak
 
24.
Dangerous Encounters of the First Kind (1980)
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Three lazybones friends manufacture a firebomb and place it in a cinema. Pearl, a sadistic young girl, has observed the scene, follows the bombers and starts to manipulate them. The four criminals plan more and more daring acts. (95 mins.)
Director: Hark Tsui
 
25.
Ying zhao nu lang (1973)
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Director: Kong Lung
 
26.
Chicken and Duck Talk (1988)
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Old Hui runs a restaurant specializing in roast duck. His secret duck recipe is very tasty, but customers... (95 mins.)
Director: Clifton Ko
 
27.
Half Cigarette (1999)
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Pao Ge returns to Hong Kong after hiding out in Brazil to search for a girl he had a brief encounter with just to remember her face before his memory fades. (101 mins.)
Director: Riley Ip
 
28.
Gallants (2010)
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Weedy office worker Cheung is sent to a remote village to secure property rights for his real estate company... (98 mins.)
 
29.
My Name Is Fame (2006)
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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... (94 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Ah Mon
 
30.
Invisible Target (2007)
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Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda. (129 mins.)
Director: Benny Chan
 
31.
Eastern Condors (1987)
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An action film about a daring commando raid into Vietnam to destroy a munitions dump left behind by American marines. (93 mins.)
 
32.
Heroic Fight (1986)
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33.
Yong chuang tian xia (1990)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Raymond Lee
 
34.
Crime Story (1993)
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A special agent assigned to protect a wealthy business magnate. However, when the businessman is kidnapped in a daring ambush, he teams up with a seasoned detective to crack the case. But soon he discovers the case isn't that simple. (107 mins.)
Director: Kirk Wong
 
35.
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
 
36.
Ip Man 2 (2010)
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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
 
37.
Fighting Madam (1987)
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A crimefighting organization called the Angels goes up against a drug-smuggling ring headed by a female kung-fu killer. (93 mins.)
 
38.
Huang jia shi jie (1985)
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Asprin (Mang Hoi) and Strepsil (John Shum), two petty thieves who inadvertently become involved in a... (93 mins.)
Director: Corey Yuen
 
39.
Female Reporter (1989)
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Rothrock stars as Cindy, an American FBI agent who travels to Hong Kong to arrest a criminal newspaper editor... (90 mins.)
Director: Hoi Man
 
40.
Lie mo qun ying (1989)
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A veteran mobster finds that not only are the police after him, but so are members of his own gang, led by a young gangster who wants to take over. (90 mins.)
Director: Chun-Yeung Wong
 
41.
Ba hai hong ying (1994)
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A female Chinese cop teams up with a lady kung-fu master to stop two female Japanese gangsters from stealing a valuable painting. (96 mins.)
Director: Wai Siu
 
42.
Lethal Lady (1990)
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Stright after her marriage Hong Kong officer Mina Kao faces dangerous case of vietnamese criminal refugees. (87 mins.)
Director: Corey Yuen
 
43.
The Underground Banker (1994)
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A man's family is torn apart when his wife takes a loan from a loan shark who will stop at nothing to get his money back. (91 mins.)
Director: Bosco Lam
 
44.
Run and Kill (1993)
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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. (90 mins.)
 
45.
Mou jing shi fen (1993)
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Simon Yam plays a former big city cop who had a very bad experince with an AK-47. So he's been assigned... (98 mins.)
Director: Gwing-Gai Lee
 
46.
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