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1. The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008)

PG-13 | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.2
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31 Metascore

In the Far East, Alex O'Connell, the son of famed mummy fighters Rick and Evy O'Connell, unearths the mummy of the first Emperor of Qin -- a shape-shifting entity cursed by a witch centuries ago.

Director: Rob Cohen | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Jet Li, Maria Bello, Michelle Yeoh

Votes: 126,892 | Gross: $102.18M

2. The Neverending Story III (1994)

G | 95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

3.1
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A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia.

Director: Peter MacDonald | Stars: Jason James Richter, Melody Kay, Jack Black, Carole Finn

Votes: 8,780

3. The Grandmaster (2013)

PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Biography, Drama

6.5
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73 Metascore

The story of martial-arts master Ip Man, the man who trained Bruce Lee.

Director: Kar-Wai Wong | Stars: Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Ziyi Zhang, Jin Zhang, Chen Chang

Votes: 26,222 | Gross: $6.59M

4. The Joy Luck Club (1993)

R | 139 min | Drama

7.6
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84 Metascore

The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other.

Director: Wayne Wang | Stars: Tamlyn Tomita, Rosalind Chao, Kieu Chinh, Tsai Chin

Votes: 12,976 | Gross: $32.86M

5. Mountains May Depart (2015)

131 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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79 Metascore

The life of Tao, and those close to her, is explored in three different time periods: 1999, 2014, and 2025.

Director: Zhangke Jia | Stars: Tao Zhao, Yi Zhang, Jing Dong Liang, Zijian Dong

Votes: 3,380 | Gross: $0.08M

6. Flower Drum Song (1961)

Approved | 133 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.0
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A young woman arrives in San Francisco's Chinatown from Hong Kong with the intention of marrying a rakish nightclub owner, unaware he is involved with one of his singers.

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Nancy Kwan, James Shigeta, Benson Fong, Jack Soo

Votes: 2,010

7. An American Girl Story - Ivy & Julie 1976: A Happy Balance (2017 TV Movie)

TV-G | 43 min | Family

7.0
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Set in 1976 San Francisco, Ivy Ling is a Chinese-American who struggles to find a balance between her two cultural identities. With the help of her best friend, Julie Albright, Ivy makes a ... See full summary »

Director: Sasie Sealy | Stars: Nina Lu, Hannah Nordberg, Gwendoline Yeo, Rob Yang

Votes: 42

8. The Quiet American (1958)

TV-PG | 120 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.8
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A young naive American and a cynical older British diplomat disagree over politics in 1952 Vietnam and over a beautiful young native girl.

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz | Stars: Audie Murphy, Michael Redgrave, Claude Dauphin, Giorgia Moll

Votes: 1,265

9. Tou ze (2011)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama

7.6
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78 Metascore

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

Director: Ann Hui | Stars: Andy Lau, Deannie Yip, Hailu Qin, Fuli Wang

Votes: 4,315

10. Lan Yu (2001)

R | 86 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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60 Metascore

Beijing, 1988. On the cusp of middle-age, Chen Handong has known little but success all his life. The eldest son of a senior government bureaucrat, he heads a fast-growing trading company ... See full summary »

Director: Stanley Kwan | Stars: Ye Liu, Jun Hu, Bin Li, Huatong Li

Votes: 1,840 | Gross: $0.12M

11. The Shanghai Gesture (1941)

Approved | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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A young woman, Poppy, out for excitement in Shanghai, enters a gambling house owned by "Mother" Gin Sling, a dragon-lady who worked herself up from poverty to buy the casino. Sir Guy ... See full summary »

Director: Josef von Sternberg | Stars: Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Victor Mature, Ona Munson

Votes: 2,109

12. Gam yuk fung wan (1987)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Inside a Chinese prison two inmates form a friendship and face the difficulty of life on the inside.

Director: Ringo Lam | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Ka-Kui Ho, Roy Cheung

Votes: 1,764

13. Gui tu lie che (2009)

85 min | Documentary, Drama

7.7
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86 Metascore

A couple embarks on a journey home for Chinese new year along with 130 million other migrant workers, to reunite with their children and struggle for a future. Their unseen story plays out as China soars towards being a world superpower.

Director: Lixin Fan | Stars: Changhua Zhang, Yang Zhang, Suqin Chen, Qin Zhang

Votes: 3,001 | Gross: $0.29M

14. China Cry: A True Story (1990)

PG-13 | 101 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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Drama set in the 1950s, based on a true story, about a young girl, Sung Neng Yee, who is brought as part of a wealthy Chinese family. She is eager to become part of Mao Tze Tung's "new ... See full summary »

Director: James F. Collier | Stars: Julia Nickson, France Nuyen, James Shigeta, Russell Wong

Votes: 429 | Gross: $4.21M

15. Three Strangers (1946)

Approved | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.0
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Three strangers, each with a serious problem in their lives, share a sweepstakes ticket which they wished upon together before a Chinese idol.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Peter Lorre, Sydney Greenstreet, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Joan Lorring

Votes: 1,140

16. Operation C.I.A. (1965)

Approved | 90 min | Drama, Thriller

5.0
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A young CIA agent is assigned to Saigon to stop a planned political assassination.

Director: Christian Nyby | Stars: Burt Reynolds, Kieu Chinh, Danielle Aubry, Cyril Collick

Votes: 119

17. Cat and Mouse (2003)

92 min | Romance, Comedy, Action

5.3
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Director: Gordon Chan | Stars: Andy Lau, Cecilia Cheung, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Donglin Guo

Votes: 395

18. Fu gui bi ren (1987)

100 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.6
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Bill, a TV news reporter, tries to make ends meet to support himself, his wife and three daughters in urban Hong Kong. In the mist of the misadventures of Bill and his family, their luck ... See full summary »

Director: Clifton Ko | Stars: Bill Tung, Lydia Shum, Elsie Chan, Loletta Lee

Votes: 128

19. Kung Phooey! (2003)

R | 87 min | Comedy

5.5
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The chosen one from China's mystical Shur-Li Temple embarks on a hilarious quest in this high-kicking spoof of kung-fu films from director Darryl Fong. The champion fighter, Art Chew (... See full summary »

Director: Darryl Fong | Stars: Michael Man-Kin Chow, Joyce Brew, Colman Domingo, Darryl Fong

Votes: 524

20. The Best and the Loneliest Days (2017)

16 min | Short, Comedy

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When Yang, a Chinese girl living in Los Angeles, has a dream in English, she needs to prove that she's still a hundred percent Chinese. So she organizes a big Chinese New Year's party, but things don't end up the way she planned.

Director: Qianzhu Luo | Stars: Eon Song, Yao Xie, Kevin Young, Olivia Liang

21. King of Chinatown (1939)

Approved | 57 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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Violene and death stalk the Chinese of a big American city, but one man, Dr. Chang Ling, and his daughter, Dr. Mary Ling, defy the racketeers who are responsible, and, against terrific odds, bring peace to their oppressed neighbors.

Director: Nick Grinde | Stars: Anna May Wong, Akim Tamiroff, J. Carrol Naish, Sidney Toler

Votes: 54

22. 1965 (2015)

130 min | Crime, Drama, History

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A dramatic look back at the Geylang Riots and the days of Konfrontasi when Singapore split from Malaya in 1965.

Director: Randy Ang | Stars: Yuwu Qi, Deanna Yusoff, Joanne Peh, James Seah

Votes: 34

23. Untitled Yolki Remake

Comedy | Announced

Framed around the Chinese New Year, a young orphan girl factors into the intersection of eight peoples' lives over one New Years Eve.

Directors: Timur Bekmambetov, Eva Jin

24. Fei fat yi man (1985)

98 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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Cheung, an illegal immigrant in a completely Chinese area of New York, is caught by two US Immigration Officers. He arranges to pay Cindy Li, the Chinese-American sister of his young friend... See full summary »

Directors: Mabel Cheung, Wanting Zhang | Stars: Yung-Cho Ching, Fu-Sheng Wu, Chung-yu Liao, Ju-Yuan Li

Votes: 27

25. Fu gui zai po ren (1988)

97 min | Comedy

6.9
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After losing their lottery winnings during the bank's closure, the Biu family's luck changes again as Bill's job promotion and daughters' education and work careers sent them and the entire... See full summary »

Director: Clifton Ko | Stars: Bill Tung, Lydia Shum, Elsie Chan, Loletta Lee

Votes: 86

26. Wo ai ni mommy (2010)

77 min | Documentary, Family

8.1
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From 2000 to 2008, China was the leading country for U.S. international adoptions. There are now approximately 70,000 Chinese adoptees being raised in the United States. Ninety-five percent... See full summary »

Director: Stephanie Wang-Breal | Stars: Amanda Baden, Darah Sadowsky, Donna Sadowsky, Faith Sadowsky

Votes: 40

27. Now Chinatown (2000)

112 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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Lee's family sent her from China to Los Angeles three years ago to be a waitress in a Chinatown restaurant and send money home to support her ailing grandmother. She lives with her bitter ... See full summary »

Director: Steve Dunning | Stars: Lianne X. Hu, Steve Dunning, Denise Ames, Dana Byrne

Votes: 75

28. Angry Birds Seasons (2010 Video Game)

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The Angry Birds hunt pigs in holiday-themed levels.

Votes: 64

29. Monkey King at Times Square (2016 TV Movie)

10 min | Reality-TV

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The Monkey King and a hundred little monkeys celebrate the 2016 Chinese New Year in Times Square.

Directors: Jiangyue Lin, Zheng Liu, Taiquan Sun, Kim E. Wang | Star: Liu Xiao Ling Tong

30. The House of the Red Dragon (1969)

X | 97 min | Crime

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Director: Donn Greer | Stars: Suzie Wong, Geraldine Kaye, John Vincent, Diane Hansen

31. Wu qiong dong (2005)

90 min | Drama

5.7
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Director: Ying Ning | Stars: Huang Hung, Qinqin Li, Sola Liu, Yanni Ping

Votes: 57

32. Wang zi cheng chong (1984)

92 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.9
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Director: Hsia Hsu | Stars: Siu-Ho Chin, Bill Tung, Kuan Tai Chen, Lieh Lo

Votes: 14

33. Lai see (2007)

11 min | Short, Adventure, Comedy

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Peng was born 36 years ago in the Year of the Pig but going against his astrological nature by living a life blinkered to the needs of others. He's selfish, greedy, lustful and blind to ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Wu | Stars: Elizabeth Tan, Jon David Yu, Matt Cobb, Babajide Fado

Votes: 23

34. Reunion (III) (2008)

15 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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The Wang family gathers for the annual Chinese New Year's Eve Reunion Dinner. As the dinner progresses, the family's dysfunctional dynamics expose their hierarchy and power structure, as well as each family member's flaws.

Director: Marcia Ong | Stars: Catherine Sng, Erica Lai, Dana Lam, Vincent Tee

35. Reunion (I) (2008)

16 min | Short, Drama

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A troubled teenager struggles to find her identity while coping with her alcoholic mother and a father she has just met.

Director: Natalia Fernandez | Stars: Najarra Townsend, Jorge Borrelli, JoBeth Prince, Frieda Jane

Votes: 213

36. Myyntimies Jethro (2014– )
Episode: Jethro Kiinassa (2014)

60 min | Reality-TV

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Director: Sanna-Sisko Tohka | Stars: Jethro Rostedt, Heikki Hilander

37. Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969–1970)
Episode: Mystery Mask Mix-Up (1970)

TV-G | 21 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

8.1
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Two zombies want the golden mask Daphne has just bought from a Chinese curio shop.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Stars: Nicole Jaffe, Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North

Votes: 152

38. Jonny Quest (1964–1965)
Episode: Terror Island (1965)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.8
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A mad scientist's sloppy handling of growth bacteria results in giant animals running amok. He abducts Dr. Quest to ensure his help, forcing Race to turn to an old friend to find him.

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Stars: Mike Road, Tim Matheson, Don Messick, Danny Bravo

Votes: 40

39. Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan (2012– )
Episode: Thailand: The Slow Loris (2014)

TV-PG | 41 min | Documentary

9.2
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In the season finale, Dominic travels deep into the wilds of Thailand, searching for one of the most unique and endangered primates on the planet, the Slow Loris, the world's only venomous ... See full summary »

Star: Dominic Monaghan

Votes: 14

40. Milton the Monster (1965–1967)
Episode: The House-Fly Guest/Fortune Kooky/Goon Platoon

Animation, Comedy, Family

Goo Fee promises his servant the throne if he captures Fearless Fly. A Chinese astrologer honors Muggy-Do. Milton, Heebie and Jeebie are inducted into the army.

Director: Hal Seeger | Stars: Bob McFadden, Herb Duncan

41. The Wild Wild West (1965–1969)
Episode: The Night of the Pelican (1968)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.1
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West and his temporary partner Jeremy Pike investigate a Chinese gangster's theft of rare explosives from a San Francisco armory. Artemus Gordon (Martin) is said to be on desk duty in ... See full summary »

Director: Alex Nicol | Stars: Robert Conrad, Ross Martin, Charles Aidman, Khigh Dhiegh

Votes: 41

42. Phineas and Ferb (2007–2015)
Episode: Tri-Stone Area/Doof Dynasty (2012)

TV-G | 23 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

7.9
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It's the stone age and Phinabunk and Gerb decide to invent the wheel. It's 16th century China and Phineas and Ferb set out to rescue kidnapped Princess Isabella from Doofus Khan.

Directors: Robert Hughes, Jay Lender | Stars: Vincent Martella, Ashley Tisdale, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Caroline Rhea

Votes: 74

43. Numb3rs (2005–2010)
Episode: Trouble in Chinatown (2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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The abduction of an undercover agent brings ex-CIA psychic Simon Kraft back into the Eppes' lives, and while Charlie pursues a scientific solution and Don a procedural one, Kraft's visions ... See full summary »

Director: Julie Hébert | Stars: Rob Morrow, David Krumholtz, Alimi Ballard, Dylan Bruno

Votes: 130