Tag: Hong Kong

The Emperor’s Shadow (1996) 7

The Emperor’s Shadow (1996)

Epic drama about China's first emperor (221 BC) who struggles to make his childhood best friend, now China's greatest composer, succumb to his will and compose a grand anthem to his exploits....

Help!!! (2000) 5.9

Help!!! (2000)

A trio of idealistic young doctors take on a corrupt, ineffective hospital management more interested in saving dollars than lives. Sub-plots crop up in the form of a love triangle, an electrical blackout, and a major ca...

Lover of the Last Empress (1995) 5.7

Lover of the Last Empress (1995)

A legendary curse is placed on the fall of the Manchu Dynasty. Empress Dowager Cixi goes from just another pretty face in the harem of the concubines to the First Lady of Vice via various strategies and manipulations in ...

In Between Loves (1989) 5.4

In Between Loves (1989)

Taxi driver Chang Hsin Lung (Alfred Cheung) is obsessed with TV news reporter Jenny Tung (Maggie Cheung). He attempts to gain her affection by assisting her in providing minor news events to cover, but is interfered by h...

Overheard (2009) 7.1

Overheard (2009)

A trio of police officers conduct surveillance on a listed company.::FrankRizzo...

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...

Spiritual Kung Fu (1978) 5.8

Spiritual Kung Fu (1978)

Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie's character discovers the dancing blue ghosts with bright red hair who haunt the library....

Ashes of Time (1994) 7.2

Ashes of Time (1994)

Ou-yang Feng lives in the middle of a desert, where he acts as a middle man to various swordsmen in ancient China. One of those swordsmen is Huang Yao-shi, who has found some magic wine that causes one to forget the past...

Guia In Love (2015) 6.1

Guia In Love (2015)

Years ago, two best buddies, Chan and Choi, both fell for the same woman, Lee. Forty-five years later, Lee has tragically passed away, and the best friends live on, surrounded by a series of complicated romances, big bus...

Rouge (1987) 7.4

Rouge (1987)

Fleur is the blue angel in one of Hong Kong's "flower houses" - bordellos and night clubs of the 1930's. A detached and beautiful performer, she falls in love with Twelfth Master Chan, heir to a chain of pharmacies. They...

Fang Shi Yu yu Hu Hui Qian (1976) 6.2

Fang Shi Yu yu Hu Hui Qian (1976)

The famous story of the Shaolin Temple's betrayal by the White-Browed Hermit, and the subsequent revenge by Shaolin firebrand Fang Shih-yu, is the stuff of legend. It has been filmed many times by many directors, but few...

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...

Mad Detective (2007) 7.2

Mad Detective (2007)

A rookie cop teams up with a former detective with a supernatural gift to hunt down a serial killer.::Anonymous...

Mission Thunderbolt (1983) 4.8

Mission Thunderbolt (1983)

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

Tracey (2018) 6.2

Tracey (2018)

A phone call about an old classmate's death triggers a middle-aged man to look back on his past and the pained wish for a different past that may change his future....

The Grand Grandmaster (2020) 5.1

The Grand Grandmaster (2020)

His unexpected romantic feelings towards his rival, Chun, derails Grandmaster Fei Lung's plan to win in the final fight he has challenged her to....

A Man Called Hero (1999) 5.8

A Man Called Hero (1999)

Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in his youth to a showdown 17 years later with a disaffected member of his martial-arts school, a Japanese named Invincib...

Swordsman II (1992) 7.2

Swordsman II (1992)

With an entirely new set of actors, this movie continues the story from Swordsman (1990). Blademaster and his martial arts school decide to retire to a distant mountain. Before leaving, he visits his friends, a tribe of ...

My Heart Is That Eternal Rose (1989) 7

My Heart Is That Eternal Rose (1989)

Two Young couples Lap (Joey Wang) and Rick (Kenny Bee) separates when Lap's Father (Kwan Hoi San) fails a mission, and Lap asks his father's partner Godfather Shen (Chan Wai Man) for help help and becoming his unwillingl...

Fist of Fury 1991 (1991) 6.7

Fist of Fury 1991 (1991)

Chinese Mainlander Lau Ching (Stephen Chow) comes to Hong Kong to find his cousin. There, he meets street smart wise-guy Smartie (Kenny Bee), who tries to help Ching get into a martial arts school in order to enter a fig...

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...

The Eight Immortals Restaurant: The Untold Story (1993) 7

The Eight Immortals Restaurant: The Untold Story (1993)

In 1978 in Hong Kong, a grisly murder takes place. Eight years later, on a Macao beach, kids discover the severed hands of a fresh victim. A squadron of coarse, happy-go-lucky cops investigate, and suspicion falls on Won...

My Beloved Bodyguard (2016) 5.8

My Beloved Bodyguard (2016)

A retired bodyguard who has settled into a corner of the world where China, Russia and North Korea meet as he suffers from early dementia finds a new friend in a young girl. When her life is threatened by her father's co...

So Close (2002) 6.7

So Close (2002)

The brothers Chow Nunn and Chow Lui's giant computer company is facing a tense crisis - a powerful computer virus is rapidly wiping out their computer network. At the last minute a cyber-friend arrives to join the battle...

Love on Delivery (1994) 6.9

Love on Delivery (1994)

Ho Kam-An is a love struck dim-sum delivery boy who falls for a beautiful judo student. After being humiliated by her boyfriend, Ho Kam-An goes out and seeks the services of an aging kung-fu master who teaches him a half...

Ashes of Time (1994) 7.2

Ashes of Time (1994)

Ou-yang Feng lives in the middle of a desert, where he acts as a middle man to various swordsmen in ancient China. One of those swordsmen is Huang Yao-shi, who has found some magic wine that causes one to forget the past...

To Live (1994) 8.3

To Live (1994)

Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry. Addicted to gambling, Fugui loses everything. In the years that follow he is pressed into both ...

All’s Well, Ends Well 1997 (1997) 6.2

All’s Well, Ends Well 1997 (1997)

Lo King, a dependent playboy, fakes his own mental illness in attempts to inherit the fortune of his two older brothers, Lo Leung and Lo Fei, who are plagued with their own troubles. Leung is a busy businessman who is pl...

Royal Tramp (1992) 7.2

Royal Tramp (1992)

The story of Wilson Bond, a pimp who after saving Chan, the leader of the Heaven and Earth society, a revolutionary group, is made a member. After a botched first assignment for the group, he is made a servant to the Pri...

City of Life and Death (2009) 7.7

City of Life and Death (2009)

In 1937, Japan occupied Nanjing, the Chinese capital. There was a battle and subsequent atrocities against the inhabitants, especially those who took refuge in the International Security Zone.::Anonymous...

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...

The Hand of Death (1976) 6.1

The Hand of Death (1976)

Superkicker Dorian Tan Tao-liang plays a Shaolin student who must find a Manchu traitor responsible for the murder of the abbot. Jackie Chan is a spear fighting expert who decides to help Tan because the traitor killed h...

The Hand of Death (1976) 6.1

The Hand of Death (1976)

Superkicker Dorian Tan Tao-liang plays a Shaolin student who must find a Manchu traitor responsible for the murder of the abbot. Jackie Chan is a spear fighting expert who decides to help Tan because the traitor killed h...

Enter the Fat Dragon (2020) 5.6

Enter the Fat Dragon (2020)

Fallon Chu (Donnie Yen) is a Hong Kong Police Special Task Force agent. An agile fighter with a high crime detection rate, he's considered a role-model in the eye of both the police force as well as the public. He gets a...

Raise the Red Lantern (1991) 8.1

Raise the Red Lantern (1991)

China in the 1920's. After her father's death, nineteen year old Songlian is forced to marry Chen Zuoqian, the lord of a powerful family. Fifty year old Chen has already three wives, each of them living in separate house...

Once a Thief (1991) 6.8

Once a Thief (1991)

Once a Thief is an action/comedy/romance movie involving the plight of three master thieves (in the mode of Pink Panther). All three were raised by the same father and in fact were most certainly street orphans. The stor...

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...

Triad Wars (2008) 5.8

Triad Wars (2008)

In the midst of a violent gang war one powerful triad leader is faced with losing a grip on his power. As his empire slowly crumbles and his trust of those closest to him dwindles violence escalates as the triad starts c...

Lee Rock (1991) 7.1

Lee Rock (1991)

The first part of the Lee Rock trilogy which chronicles the rise and fall of the corrupt police force that Lee Rock becomes a part of. Rock enters Hong Kong as an immigrant from the mainland. Despising poverty, Rock beco...

Da gong kuang xian qu (1989) 5.8

Da gong kuang xian qu (1989)

Three colleagues (Carol Cheng, Joey Wong, Sandy Lam) at a Hong Kong corporation put in overtime at the office one night and stumbled upon a bag filled with 10 million dollars in cash. Ecstatic with their wealthy find, th...