Chinese Movies

by danceman101 | created - 24 Aug 2018 | updated - 24 Aug 2018 | Public

List of good Chinese Movies

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1. The Dead End (2015)

139 min | Crime, Drama

It is a story about the redemption of three man, a cab driver who never takes credit for helping others, a auxiliary policeman who never asks for promotion even when he risks his life to ... See full summary »

Director: Baoping Cao | Stars: Yihong Duan, Chao Deng, Tao Guo, Luodan Wang

Votes: 1,433

2. Mr. Six (2015)

PG-13 | 134 min | Action, Drama

57 Metascore

A well respected man residing in what's left of old-Beijing attempts to exonerate his son from his wrongdoings with his own methods and beliefs.

Director: Hu Guan | Stars: Xiaogang Feng, Hanyu Zhang, Qing Xu, Kris Wu

Votes: 3,622 | Gross: $1.42M

3. Goodbye Mr. Loser (2015)

104 min | Comedy

After attending a wedding of his high school crush Qiuya, Xia Luo (Shen Teng) gets drunk embarrassing himself and angers his wife Ma Dongmei (Ma Li).

Directors: Da-Mo Peng, Fei Yan | Stars: Lun Ai, Yuan Chang, Li-Chun Lee, Ping Li

Votes: 2,503 | Gross: $1.29M

4. Saving Mr. Wu (2015)

Not Rated | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by four unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. Will he get rescued?

Director: Sheng Ding | Stars: Andy Lau, Ye Liu, Qianyuan Wang, Ruofu Wu

Votes: 2,288 | Gross: $0.09M

5. The Coffin in the Mountain (2014)

119 min | Drama, Mystery

A young man tries to get away from his family's overwhelming power, but when he accidentally kills a local thug, his fate will be intricately linked to his father's. A woman, who for years ... See full summary »

Director: Yukun Xin | Stars: Weimin Huo, Xiaotian Wang, Yun Luo, Yuzen Yang

Votes: 1,566

6. The Left Ear (2015)

120 min | Drama

Li, a shy girl with hearing loss in her left ear, musters the courage to express her love to Xe Ge, but Xe Ge starts dating Bala, until a tragic incident brings him and Li together.

Director: Alec Su | Stars: Duling Chen, Sichun Ma, Hao Ou, Yang Yang

Votes: 423

7. No Man's Land (2013)

118 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

A young lawyer from the city travels to the Gobi desert where he embarks on a series of adventures and challenges.

Director: Hao Ning | Stars: Zheng Xu, Duobujie, Nan Yu, Bo Huang

Votes: 2,255

8. Silent Witness (2013)

119 min | Drama, Mystery

The murder of a to-be step-mom is being prosecuted with apparently clinching evidence. The father holds his accused daughter innocent. The faithful driver and his seemingly sly, amorous wife are involved. Further differing evidence spouts.

Director: Xing Fei | Stars: Honglei Sun, Aaron Kwok, Nan Yu, Jiajia Deng

Votes: 755

9. The Great Hypnotist (2014)

Not Rated | 104 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

The famous psychologist Xu Ruining has a raising career, when he met the troublesome patient Ren Xiaoyan. The meeting is not easy as feeble-looking Ren is point by point against him.

Director: Leste Chen | Stars: Jing Hu, Zhong Lü, Karen Mok, David Yao-Qing Wang

Votes: 2,601

10. One Night in Supermarket (2009)

94 min | Comedy

A supermarket employees plots revenge against his bosses who refused to pay out a winning lottery ticket.

Director: Qing Yang | Stars: Zheng Xu, Xiaolu Li, Kimi Qiao, Li Cao

Votes: 388

11. Lost on Journey (2010)

91 min | Comedy

A boss of a toy corporation, Chenggong Li, tries to head back to Changsha to celebrate the Chinese New Year with his family. However, plans don't go as smoothly after he crosses paths with a stranger, Geng Niu.

Director: Wai-Man Yip | Stars: Baoqiang Wang, Zheng Xu, Man Li, Xiaoqing Zuo

Votes: 1,989

12. Silver Medallist (2009)

99 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Assassins, scammers, gangsters, cops, a washed-up bicycle racer, and a body continually cross paths; usually with negative outcomes.

Director: Hao Ning | Stars: Bo Huang, Kung-Wei Lu, Morris Hsiang Jung, Jack Kao

Votes: 2,195

13. The Message (2009)

118 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

1942, Nanjing (Nanking). Following a series of assassination attempts on officials of the Japanese-controlled puppet government, the Japanese spy chief gathers a group of suspects in a ... See full summary »

Directors: Kuo-Fu Chen, Qunshu Gao | Stars: Xun Zhou, Bingbing Li, Hanyu Zhang, Xiaoming Huang

Votes: 3,499

14. A World Without Thieves (2004)

113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A con-team couple (Andy Lau & Rene Liu) head west after taking a city businessman for his BMW. But an encounter with a naive young carpenter travelling home with his life savings challenges their fate as thieves.

Director: Xiaogang Feng | Stars: Andy Lau, Rene Liu, Baoqiang Wang, You Ge

Votes: 4,876

15. Cold War (2012)

R | 102 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

The police department has long been untouchable until tonight when hijackers kidnap 5 highly trained officers. Cryptic messages from the hijackers expose a mole within the task force.

Directors: Lok Man Leung, Kim-Ching Luk | Stars: Aaron Kwok, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Charlie Yeung, Ka Tung Lam

Votes: 4,496

16. Mountain Patrol (2004)

PG-13 | 90 min | Action, Drama

77 Metascore

A moving true story about volunteers protecting antelope against poachers in the severe mountains of Tibet.

Director: Chuan Lu | Stars: Duobujie, Lei Zhang, Dao Qi, Xueying Zhao

Votes: 4,932 | Gross: $0.14M

17. Wo zhi nv ren xin (2011)

Not Rated | 116 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

After an accident, a chauvinistic executive gains the ability to hear what women are really thinking.

Director: Daming Chen | Stars: Andy Lau, Gong Li, Li Yuan, Julian Chen

Votes: 1,277 | Gross: $0.12M

18. Rob-B-Hood (2006)

Not Rated | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Thongs and Octopus accept a job from their landlord: kidnap a baby. Soon, the baby awakens strong paternal feelings in the two crooks, leading to complications when it comes to handing him over to his possibly crazy gang boss grandfather.

Director: Benny Chan | Stars: Jackie Chan, Michael Hui, Louis Koo, Charlene Choi

Votes: 13,995

19. The Grandmaster (2013)

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

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: 33,021 | Gross: $6.59M

20. Homerun (2003)

108 min | Drama, Family

A young boy accidentally loses his sister's school shoes. To avoid trouble at school and with their parents, they decide to secretly share his shoes.

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Shawn Lee, Megan Zheng, Yun Xiang, Wenyong Huang

Votes: 373

21. Infernal Affairs (2002)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama

75 Metascore

A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same: to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop.

Directors: Andrew Lau, Alan Mak | Stars: Andy Lau, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Eric Tsang

Votes: 121,230 | Gross: $0.17M

22. Monga (2010)

Not Rated | 140 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Set in 1980s Taiwan, after the end of military dictatorship, Monga centers around the troubled lives of five boys coming of age together. The narrator of the story, Mosquito, is invited to ... See full summary »

Director: Doze Niu | Stars: Ethan Juan, Mark Chao, Ju-Lung Ma, Chia-Yen Ko

Votes: 2,791

23. The Continent (2014)

105 min | Comedy, Drama

Three men living in the Eastern most island of China go on a road trip to the Western most end of the country, and facing crises of love, friendship, and faith on their journey to the West.

Director: Han Han | Stars: Shaofeng Feng, Bo-lin Chen, Wallace Chung, Luodan Wang

Votes: 1,613

24. The Road Home (1999)

G | 89 min | Drama, History, Romance

71 Metascore

Prompted by the death of his father and the grief of his mother, a man recalls the story of how they met in flashback.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Ziyi Zhang, Honglei Sun, Hao Zheng, Yulian Zhao

Votes: 12,877 | Gross: $1.28M

25. Reign of Assassins (2010)

R | 117 min | Action, Adventure

Drizzle/Zeng Jing tries to start a new life after she had betrayed her gang and hid the remains of monk.

Directors: Chao-Bin Su, John Woo | Stars: Michelle Yeoh, Jung Woo-sung, Xueqi Wang, Barbie Hsu

Votes: 7,899

26. Aftershock (2010)

Not Rated | 135 min | Drama, History

The epic story of a family separated as a result of the Great Tangshan Earthquake of 1976.

Director: Xiaogang Feng | Stars: Daoming Chen, Chen Li, Yi Lu, Fan Xu

Votes: 8,951 | Gross: $0.06M

27. If You Are the One (2008)

130 min | Comedy, Romance

After making a killing, Fen returns to China a rich man. After seeking a wife on internet, he meets many women but only likes air hostess Liang/Shu Qi, who's in love with a married man and only wants friendship.

Director: Xiaogang Feng | Stars: You Ge, Shu Qi, Wei Fan, Alex Fong

Votes: 3,296

28. Journey to the West (2013)

PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

68 Metascore

Tang Sanzang, an aspiring Buddhist hero tries to protect a village from three demons. He develops complex feelings for Miss Duan, the demon hunter who repeatedly helps him, and finally quests to meet the legendary Monkey King.

Directors: Stephen Chow, Chi-Kin Kwok | Stars: Zhang Wen, Shu Qi, Bo Huang, Show Lo

Votes: 12,158 | Gross: $0.02M

29. Chinese Zodiac (2012)

PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

29 Metascore

A man searches the world for a set of mystic artifacts. The twelve bronze heads of the animals from the Chinese zodiac.

Director: Jackie Chan | Stars: Jackie Chan, Shu Qi, Xingtong Yao, Sang-Woo Kwon

Votes: 22,245

30. The Assassin (2015)

Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Drama, History

80 Metascore

A female assassin receives a dangerous mission to kill a political leader in eighth-century China.

Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou | Stars: Shu Qi, Chen Chang, Yun Zhou, Satoshi Tsumabuki

Votes: 16,384 | Gross: $0.61M

31. Love (I) (2012)

Not Rated | 128 min | Drama, Romance

Eight people try to end their loneliness by searching for that one person to love, who can make their life complete.

Director: Doze Niu | Stars: Shu Qi, Mark Chao, Wei Zhao, Amber Kuo

Votes: 1,549 | Gross: $0.23M

32. A Beautiful Life (2011)

Not Rated | 122 min | Drama, Romance

A beautiful real-estate agent (Peiru) gets drunk at a karaoke bar and throws up on a principled, lonely cop (Zhendong). Zhendong quickly falls for the flirtatious Peiru despite the fact ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Lau | Stars: Shu Qi, Ye Liu, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Liang Tian

Votes: 866

33. Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (2010)

R | 106 min | Action, Drama, History

49 Metascore

Chen Zhen, believed dead, returns to 1930s Shanghai under a false name. He joins a mob boss for info on the Japanese incl. a long kill list and at night fights the Japanese masked.

Director: Andrew Lau | Stars: Donnie Yen, Alex Ahlstrom, Shu Qi, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong

Votes: 10,181 | Gross: $0.05M

34. Fearless (2006)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Biography, Drama

70 Metascore

A biography of Chinese Martial Arts Master Huo Yuanjia, who is the founder and spiritual guru of the Jin Wu Sports Federation.

Director: Ronny Yu | Stars: Jet Li, Li Sun, Yong Dong, Yun Qu

Votes: 74,397 | Gross: $24.63M

35. Painted Skin (2008)

103 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

An action-thriller centered on a vampire-like woman who eats the skins and hearts of her lovers.

Directors: Gordon Chan, Andy Wing-Keung Chin, Danny Ko | Stars: Donnie Yen, Xun Zhou, Kun Chen, Wei Zhao

Votes: 4,743

36. Bodyguards and Assassins (2009)

Not Rated | 139 min | Action, Drama, History

In 1905, revolutionist Sun Yat-Sen visits Hong Kong to discuss plans with Tongmenghui members to overthrow the Qing dynasty. But when they find out that assassins have been sent to kill him, they assemble a group of protectors to prevent any attacks.

Director: Teddy Chan | Stars: Xueqi Wang, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Jun Hu, Edison Wang

Votes: 7,839

37. 14 Blades (2010)

R | 114 min | Action, History, Thriller

50 Metascore

A kung fu thriller set during the Ming Dynasty and centered on a secret service agent (Donnie Yen) in the emperor's court who is betrayed and then hunted by his colleagues.

Director: Daniel Lee | Stars: Donnie Yen, Wei Zhao, Chun Wu, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung

Votes: 7,865

38. Dragon (2011)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

62 Metascore

A papermaker gets involved with a murder case concerning two criminals leading to a determined detective suspecting him and the former's vicious father searching for him

Director: Peter Ho-Sun Chan | Stars: Donnie Yen, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Tang Wei, Jia-Min Li

Votes: 14,435 | Gross: $0.01M

39. Red Cliff (2008)

R | 148 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

73 Metascore

The first chapter of a two-part story centered on a battle fought in China's Three Kingdoms period (220-280 A.D.).

Director: John Woo | Stars: Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Fengyi Zhang, Chen Chang

Votes: 45,050 | Gross: $0.63M

40. This Is Not What I Expected (2017)

TV-PG | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

An obsessive CEO of a company meets a ragged chef by chance. They are drawn closer together because of their love for delicacies, yet their personalities clash big time.

Director: Derek Hui | Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Dongyu Zhou, Yi-zhou Sun, Ming Xi

Votes: 1,507 | Gross: $0.33M

41. The Crossing (I) (2014)

129 min | Drama, History, Romance

In the midst of the Chinese Revolution during the late 1940s, couples flee to the island of Taiwan.

Director: John Woo | Stars: Ziyi Zhang, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Song Hye-Kyo, Masami Nagasawa

Votes: 1,716

42. House of Flying Daggers (2004)

PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

89 Metascore

A romantic police captain breaks a beautiful member of a rebel group out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Ziyi Zhang, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Andy Lau, Dandan Song

Votes: 109,907 | Gross: $11.05M

43. Hero (2002)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Adventure, History

85 Metascore

A defense officer, Nameless, was summoned by the King of Qin regarding his success of terminating three warriors.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Jet Li, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Maggie Cheung, Ziyi Zhang

Votes: 177,533 | Gross: $53.71M

44. Coming Home (2014)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Romance

81 Metascore

Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. He finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife no longer recognizes him.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Gong Li, Daoming Chen, Huiwen Zhang, Tao Guo

Votes: 5,834 | Gross: $0.38M

45. Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)

114 min | Drama, Romance

Romance sparks between a young woman and a young man from different economic backgrounds during China's Cultural Revolution of the 1960s and '70s.

Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Xuejian Li, Taishen Cheng, Dongyu Zhou, Rina Sa

Votes: 3,011

46. Soulmate (2016)

110 min | Drama, Romance

Two women who have been close friends since adolescence must cope with the changes that maturity brings.

Director: Derek Tsang | Stars: Dongyu Zhou, Sich