Tag: hong-kong

Foxbat (1977) 5.1

Foxbat (1977)

In Hong Kong, a Chinese cook swallows a microfilm by accident and becomes a target.::Anonymous...

Guardian Angels (1995) 5.9

Guardian Angels (1995)

Gerard Depardieu plays a sleazy Paris nightclub owner and ex-detective who flies to Hong Kong to rescue the young son of a friend murdered by the Chinese mob. He leaves the boy in the hands of an earnest priest (Christia...

Blackhat (2015) 5.4

Blackhat (2015)

Nick Hathaway, an extremely talented hacker who has gone astray, finds his way out of a 15 year prison sentence when parts of a computer code he once wrote during his youth appears in a malware that triggered a terrorist...

Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983) 6.6

Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983)

A college student (Yuen Biao) at a university in Canada is a fencing champion and when he has an accident one day, he "dreams" of being transported to ancient China and enters a conflict on Zu, the Magic Mountain. At the...

Flash Point (2007) 6.8

Flash Point (2007)

Ma Jun, a cop known for dispensing justice during arrests, teams with Hua Sheng, who's undercover, to try to bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before the mainland's tak...

Kill Zone 2 (2015) 6.8

Kill Zone 2 (2015)

Hong Kong police officer Kit (Wu Jing) goes undercover in order to catch Mr. Hung (Louis Koo), the mastermind behind a crime syndicate. When the operation goes sour, and the undercover cops are betrayed, Kit disappears w...

As Tears Go By (1988) 7

As Tears Go By (1988)

A low-level triad "big brother" has a hot-tempered "little brother" who can't keep out of trouble, and consequently is in constant need of being bailed out by his protector. The "big brother" is super cool, but lacks the...

Mission Thunderbolt (1983) 4.8

Mission Thunderbolt (1983)

Two sisters are caught in a triad war.::Artemis-9...

Tokyo Raiders (2000) 5.9

Tokyo Raiders (2000)

Is anyone who he says he is in this caper that moves from Hong Kong and Las Vegas to Tokyo? Ken doesn't show up in Vegas for his wedding; his disconsolate bride, Macy, heads home for Hong Kong and finds John, an interior...

Heart of Dragon (1985) 6.5

Heart of Dragon (1985)

Story of a cop who forsakes his dreams of sailing around the world so that he can care for his mentally disabled brother. Innocently caught up in a gangland fight, the brother is kidnapped to force the cop to turn over a...

A Simple Life (2011) 7.6

A Simple Life (2011)

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

Drive-1997 6.8

Drive-1997

A prototype enhanced human, on the run from Chinese-hired hit men, hooks up with a dread-locked bystander, and the two of them elude their pursuers narrowly each time....

Moonlight Express-1999 6.2

Moonlight Express-1999

Hitomi mourns day and night for the death of her fiancee Tachia in a fatal car crash. What a surprise in a visit to Hong Kong that she bumps into Bo, a local undercover cop who bears a strong resemblance of Tachia. With ...

Cardcaptor Sakura: The Movie-1999 7.4

Cardcaptor Sakura: The Movie-1999

Sakura and her friends have just finished the fourth grade, and are enjoying a well-deserved break from both school and cardcaptoring. While shopping at a local store, Sakura is fortunate enough to win a free trip to Hon...

Young Tiger-1973 3.6

Young Tiger-1973

Ho Mei Fong is a young woman in trouble, running from a gang of criminals with something of importance hidden in her purse. She dies in Chien Chen's taxi while trying to escape, but not before hiding the purse. Chien Che...

Knock Off-1998 4.9

Knock Off-1998

A Hong Kong fashion designer (Jean Claude Van Damme, if you can believe that billing) who had previously been involved in knock offs of major label merchandise, such as "Pumma" running shoes, attempts to go straight with...

Mad World-2016 7.3

Mad World-2016

A mentally ill stockbroker struggles to reconcile with his estranged father and his perturbed ex-fiancée.::MarlyScorsese...

Trains of Thoughts-2012 7.8

Trains of Thoughts-2012

Trains of Thoughts is an audio-visual essay, which reflects upon and compares metro systems around the world. It is an exploration of a world inside the world as well as feelings, fascination, obsession, fear and themes ...

Rush Hour 2-2001 6.6

Rush Hour 2-2001

It's vacation time for Det. James Carter and he finds himself alongside Det. Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more excitement. While Carter wants to party and meet the ladies, Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who m...

The Sinking City: Capsule Odyssey-2017 5.5

The Sinking City: Capsule Odyssey-2017

Hong Kong, the 3rd biggest financial centre in the world, is also a place with distorted living environment (and values). A story about 4 'losers' living in the infamous 'coffin' room have their own issues. Four sad stor...

Running Out of Time-1999 7.4

Running Out of Time-1999

Dying Wah has nothing to be afraid of anymore when he realizes that he has only 4 weeks to live, and he's determined to get revenge for his father. Later, when Wah successfully gets away in a robbery, detective San makes...

6 Underground-2019 6.1

6 Underground-2019

What's the best part of being dead? It's the freedom. The freedom to fight the evil which lurks in our world. 6 Underground's group of unnamed individuals have chosen to change the future. The team's brought together by ...

Mr. Coconut-1989 6.5

Mr. Coconut-1989

Mr. Coconut, who arrives in town from Hainan China where he lived with his coconuts. Here in the sophisticated urban jungles of Hong Kong. Mr. Coconut has finally reunited with his family, as he endures Hong Kong Streets...

Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower-2017 7.1

Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower-2017

When the Chinese Communist Party backtracks on its promise of autonomy to Hong Kong, teenager Joshua Wong decides to save his city. Rallying thousands of kids to skip school and occupy the streets, Joshua becomes an unli...

The Protector-1985 5.7

The Protector-1985

Billy Wong is a New York City cop whose partner is gunned down during a robbery. Billy and his new partner, Danny Garoni, are working security at a fashion show when a wealthy man's daughter, Laura Shapiro, is kidnapped....

TNT Jackson-1974 4.7

TNT Jackson-1974

Her name is Diana Jackson, but you can call her T.N.T. When T.N.T.'s brother is killed by ruthless drug dealers, the beautiful young karate expert goes to the most dangerous part of Chinatown to find the killer. In troub...

Full Alert-1997 6.8

Full Alert-1997

Police Inspector Pao is trying to catch Mak Kwan, a gang member who is first arrested, but then escapes from the prison. By chance, Pao realizes that the target of Kwan's gang is the H.K. Jockey Club....

Sparrow-2008 6.7

Sparrow-2008

A gang of pickpockets roam the streets of Hong Kong.::IMDb editor...

China Seas-1935 7

China Seas-1935

Dynamic Alan Gaskell captains a ship bound from Hong Kong to Singapore. Gaskell tries to turn over a new leaf from his hard-drinking lifestyle after becoming re-attached to a refined high class English lady, Sybil Barcla...

Motorway-2012 5.9

Motorway-2012

An overconfident rookie in the Stealth Riders division, a secret police unit consisting of the best drivers on the force that take down criminals in the drag racing underworld, teams up with his veteran partner to take o...

Long Arm of the Law-1984 7.2

Long Arm of the Law-1984

Thugs sneak into Hong Kong to rob a jewellery store, killing a cop during their getaway. They plan another heist while hiding from the police hunting them down to avenge their slain comrade....

Casino Raiders-1989 6.8

Casino Raiders-1989

Law and Chan are gamblers and friends. Forced into a battle with the Yakuza, How far will friendship go? A high stakes card game will settle it all.::David Grant...

Throw Down-2004 6.9

Throw Down-2004

A former judo champion quits the tournament cirucit and runs a nightclub. However, when a new challenger appears as well as an old rival and a judo master in need of reviving his school, the young man must go back in tra...

Soldier of Fortune-1955 6.2

Soldier of Fortune-1955

During the 1950s an American journalist disappears in China. His wife, Jane Hoyt, arrives in Hong Kong, determined to find him. There are rumors that Louis Hoyt might be held by the Communist Chinese as spy. Jane Hoyt as...

The World of Suzie Wong-1960 7.1

The World of Suzie Wong-1960

Robert Lomax, tired of working in an office, wants to be an artist. So he moves to Hong Kong to try his hand at painting. Finding a cheap hotel, he checks in, only to find it's used by prostitutes and their "dates" they ...

The Killer-1989 7.8

The Killer-1989

Jeffrey is an assassin who wishes to leave the business so he can take care of Jennie, the beautiful lounge singer who he inadvertently blinded during a previous assignment. Li Ying is the determined cop who will stop at...

The Mighty Peking Man-1977 5.3

The Mighty Peking Man-1977

King Kong goes Hong Kong as a giant Himalayan beast tries to save a sexy Russia Tarzanette from a sleazy show-biz promoter. The action, locations set in India, and interracial romance made Variety reach this verdict: "Hi...

Contagion-2011 6.6

Contagion-2011

Soon after her return from a business trip to Hong Kong, Beth Emhoff dies from what is a flu or some other type of infection. Her young son dies later the same day. Her husband Mitch however seems immune. Thus begins the...

The Twin Dragons-1992 6.5

The Twin Dragons-1992

On holidays in Hong Kong, Mrs Ma gives birth to identical twins. A criminal in the same hospital attempts to escape, taking one of the twins hostage. The child is lost during the confusion, and Mr and Mrs Ma return to Ne...

Ip Man 2-2010 7.5

Ip Man 2-2010

Ip Man 2 is a 2010 Hong Kong biographical martial arts film loosely based on the life of Ip Man, a grandmaster of the martial art Wing Chun. A sequel to the 2008 film Ip Man, the film was directed by Wilson Yip, and star...