Tag: Yun-Fat Chow

Dream Lovers (1986) 6.6

Dream Lovers (1986)

Without having met, a famous orchestra conductor and a beautiful woman seem destined to be together. They see one another's faces in their dreams, reflected in mirrors, and in crowded streets before finally meeting in pe...

Spiritual Love (1987) 6.1

Spiritual Love (1987)

A small-time triad member, played by Chow Yun-Fat, discovers a letter from an antique desk written by a young girl, played by Cherie Chung, who died from an illness years before. After her death, she was posthumously mar...

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...

City on Fire (1987) 7.1

City on Fire (1987)

Ko Chow is about to resign from the police force when he is asked to take on one more case. He is to go undercover in a gang that is robbing jewellery stores. He accepts the task and successfully infiltrates the gang. It...

Hard Boiled-1992 7.8

Hard Boiled-1992

Mobsters are smuggling guns into Hong Kong. The police orchestrate a raid at a teahouse where an ace detective loses his partner. Meanwhile, the two main gun smugglers are having a war over territory, and a young new gun...

God of Gamblers-1989 7.3

God of Gamblers-1989

Do San (the God of gamblers) is a legendary gambler helped by his supernatural abilities. He undertakes to help a friend pay a debt by beating his friend's advisory at the card table. Despite being assigned a bodyguard D...

Gong zi duo qing-1988 6.2

Gong zi duo qing-1988

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The Fun, the Luck & the Tycoon-1990 6.3

The Fun, the Luck & the Tycoon-1990

A remake of the 1988 American comedy film, Coming to America.::ElDeeAgain...

A Hearty Response-1986 6

A Hearty Response-1986

After a botched attempt to nab a drug smuggler in a parking garage, police detectives Ho Ting-Bon (Yun-Fat Chow) and Cheong Yan (Fong Liu) accidentally cause a runaway car to hit a young woman, Kwong Sun (Joey Wang), who...

The Romancing Star-1987 6.2

The Romancing Star-1987

(Cantonese with English subtitles) Chow Yun-fat stars in this hilarious offbeat comedy as Wong, a mechanic who falls for a beautiful rich girl played by Maggie Cheung. When Wong finds out his friend also like her, he mus...

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 Eighth Happiness-1988 6.3

The Eighth Happiness-1988

Three brothers try to make ends meet when they concoct plans to be one big family of eight. Cooking expert Mr. Fong goes through high and low to court Opera performer Wu Hsiu-Fang, Gigolo wanna-be "Handsome" Lung has one...

The Monkey King-2014 4.9

The Monkey King-2014

A monkey born from heavenly stone acquires supernatural powers and must battle the armies of both gods and demons to find his place in the heavens.::Justin Bishop...

The Children of Huang Shi-2008 7

The Children of Huang Shi-2008

People thrown into an unexpected and desperate situation discover their capacity for love and responsibility. A young Englishman, George Hogg, comes to lead sixty orphaned boys on a journey of over 500 perilous miles acr...

Full Contact-1992 7.1

Full Contact-1992

In an effort to get his buddy out of a gambling debt, Jeff agrees to join forces with Judge in a weapons heist. The job goes bad and Judge betrays Jeff. Jeff plots the ultimate revenge on Judge and his followers and it i...

Curse of the Golden Flower-2006 7

Curse of the Golden Flower-2006

China, Later Tang Dynasty, 10th Century. On the eve of the Chong Yang Festival, golden flowers fill the Imperial Palace. The Emperor (Chow Yun Fat) returns unexpectedly with his second son, Prince Jai (Jay Chou). His pre...

Anna and the King-1999 6.7

Anna and the King-1999

This is the story of Anna Leonowens, the English schoolteacher who came to Siam in the 1860s to teach the children of King Mongkut. She becomes involved in his affairs, from the tragic plight of a young concubine to tryi...

Prison on Fire II-1991 6.8

Prison on Fire II-1991

Ching is a prisoner in a Honk Kong jail that has a large population of Mainland Chinese prisoners. Ching escapes to see his young son, who he has been put in an orphanage. He surrenders himself to authorities, but the ve...

Shanghai-2010 6.4

Shanghai-2010

An American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbor and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a mu...

A Better Tomorrow III: Love and Death in Saigon-1989 5.9

A Better Tomorrow III: Love and Death in Saigon-1989

At the end of the Vietnam war, Cheung goes to Saigon, intent on bringing his uncle and cousin back to Hong Kong. In Saigon, Cheung meets beautiful gangleader Chow, and relies on her help for their safe return. A love tri...

The Replacement Killers-1998 6.2

The Replacement Killers-1998

John Lee is the best hitman money can buy. But when John refuses to kill because of the seven year-old son of his target, John's bosses send someone after John to kill him and then take his place in the ring of hitmen. J...

Prison on Fire-1987 7.3

Prison on Fire-1987

An explosive crime-drama that caused a sensation upon its release. Audiences gasped for breath from the bloodshed and violence, yet were deeply moved by the fraternal bond between the two leading characters. Chow Yun-Fat...

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon-2000 7.8

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon-2000

In 19th century Qing Dynasty China, a warrior gives his sword, Green Destiny, to his friend to deliver to safe keeping, but it is stolen, and the chase is on to find it. The search leads to the House of Yu where the stor...

A Better Tomorrow-1986 7.5

A Better Tomorrow-1986

This story is the tale of two brothers: one a successful counterfeiter and the younger a fledgling graduate of the HK police academy. The plot revolves around the split when the younger brother learns the other is a crim...

Bulletproof Monk-2003 5.5

Bulletproof Monk-2003

For 60 years a mysterious monk with no name has zigzagged the globe to protect an ancient scroll - a scroll that holds the key to unlimited power. Now the Monk must look for a new scrollkeeper. Kar is an unlikely candida...

Rich and Famous-1987 6.2

Rich and Famous-1987

To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crimeand a violent war between rival gang lords.::Towne 3, San Jose, Ca...

Wild Search-1989 6.7

Wild Search-1989

The police are staking out a Hong Kong flat, waiting to catch some major gun-dealers. While the suppliers are conducting their deal, they move in. Both buyers are killed in the gunfire, but not their young daughter. The ...

The Corruptor-1999 6.1

The Corruptor-1999

Nick Chen is one of New York City's most martial police officers and the first Chinese-born immigrant on the force. Chen's job is to keep the peace in Chinatown from a turf war that has broken out between the Triads and ...

The Assassins-2012 5.6

The Assassins-2012

Set in the Three Kingdoms period of Chinese history, the story focuses on Cao Cao in his old age, exploring the areas of military tactics, love, and the relationship between father and son.::emfarrell...

The Counterfeiter-2018 7

The Counterfeiter-2018

The Hong Kong police are hunting a counterfeiting gang led by a mastermind code-named "Painter". In order to crack the true identity of him, the police recruits gang member Lee Man to unmask "Painter's" secret identity.:...

A Better Tomorrow II-1987 7.3

A Better Tomorrow II-1987

Restaurant owner Ken Gor, twin brother of Mark Gor, teams up with police detective Kit and his struggling ex-con brother Ho to avenge his old friend's daughter's death by a Triad gang....