Search results for "Chow Yun-Fat"


Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000) RT 97% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 2001

Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Ang Lee
CAST:  Michelle Yeoh  •  Zhang Ziyi  •  Chang Chen  •  Sihung Lung

Anna and the King (1999) RT 51% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Oct 2000

The story of the romance between the King of Siam (now Thailand) and the widowed British school teacher Anna Leonowens during the 1860's. Anna teaches the children and becomes ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andy Tennant
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Bai Ling  •  Tom Felton

A Better Tomorrow (1986) RT 93% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 2011

A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  Ti Lung  •  Leslie Cheung  •  Emily Chu  •  Chow Yun-Fat

A Better Tomorrow 2 (1987)

A restaurant owner his ex-con brother and a policeman team up to avenge the murder of his old friends daughter by the Triad.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Leslie Cheung  •  Ti Lung  •  Dean Shek

Bulletproof Monk (2003) RT 23% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Sep 2003

A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Paul Hunter
CAST:  Seann William Scott  •  Jaime King  •  Karel Roden  •  Chow Yun-Fat

City on Fire (1987) RT 91% / Audience 74%

DVD release: Oct 1999

Ko Chow is an undercover cop who is under pressure from all sides. His boss, Inspector Lau, wants him to infiltrate a gang of ruthless jewel thieves; in order to do this he ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ringo Lam
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Danny Lee Sau-Yin  •  Suen Yuet  •  Roy Cheung

Curse of the Golden Flower (2006) RT 66% / Audience 65%

DVD release: Mar 2007

During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Zhang Yimou
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Gong Li  •  Jay Chou  •  Liu Ye

Hard Boiled (1992)

A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  Tony Leung Chiu-Wai  •  Teresa Mo  •  Philip Chan Yan-Kin  •  John Woo

Once a Thief (1991) RT Audience 44%

John Woo directs this action-packed comedy that stars Chow Yun-Fat, Leslie Cheung and Cherie Chung as a trio of art thieves who grew up together as orphans under the tutelage ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Leslie Cheung  •  Cherie Chung  •  Paul Chu Kong

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with brave Will Turner and feisty Elizabeth Swann. And what of Jack ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Gore Verbinski
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Orlando Bloom  •  Keira Knightley  •  Chow Yun-Fat




The Corruptor (1999) RT 49% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Danny is a young cop partnered with Nick, a seasoned but ethically tainted veteran. As the two try to stop a gang war in Chinatown, Danny relies on Nick but grows increasingly ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  James Foley
CAST:  Mark Wahlberg  •  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Byron Mann  •  Kim Chan

The Killer (1989)

Mob assassin Jeffrey is no ordinary hired gun; the best in his business, he views his chosen profession as a calling rather than simply a job. So, when beautiful nightclub ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Woo
CAST:  Danny Lee Sau-Yin  •  Sally Yeh  •  Paul Chu Kong  •  Kenneth Tsang

The Replacement Killers (1998) RT 35% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Mar 2001

Hired assassin John Lee is asked by Chinatown crime boss Terence Wei to murder the young son of policeman Stan Zedkov. Lee has the boy in his sights, but his conscience gets ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Antoine Fuqua
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Mira Sorvino  •  Michael Rooker  •  Kenneth Tsang

God of Gamblers (1989)

Chow Yun-Fat plays Ko Chun, an extremely talented and well known gambler. On the eve of a big confrontation with a famous Singaporean gambler, Ko walks into a trap set by ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Wong Jing
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Andy Lau  •  Joey Wong  •  Sharla Cheung

Prison on Fire (1987) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Ching and Yiu and problems they face with Mickey, a fellow inmate and "Assassin", a prison guard. Yiu is sentenced to three years for manslaughter. In a fight for his father, ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ringo Lam
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  William Ho Ka-Kui  •  Roy Cheung

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 ...  (more)

GENRES: Action
DIRECTION:  Ringo Lam
CAST:  Roy Cheung  •  Chow Yun-Fat  •  徐锦江  •  Vincent Wan Yeung-Ming

God of Gamblers Returns (1994)

Chow returns to play Ko Chun, a skilled gambler who now lives in retirement in France. Wu Xingguo plays an evil gangster who forces Ko out of retirement by killing his ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Wong Jing
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  Chingmy Yau  •  Chien-lien Wu

God of Gamblers II (1990) RT Audience 81%

DVD release: Sep 2004

Wong Jing's sequel to All for the Winner and spin-off to God of Gamblers finds Chow Sing Cho looking up to Michael "Dagger" Chan in order to become Ko Chun's next disciple, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Wong Jing
CAST:  Andy Lau  •  Stephen Chow  •  Charles Heung  •  Sharla Cheung

Tiger on Beat (1988)

A seasoned cop and his rookie partner are a pair of mismatched partners in this Hong Kong action-comedy in the style of 'Lethal Weapon'. The wacky twosome are up in arms as ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime
DIRECTION:  Liu Chia-Liang
CAST:  Chow Yun-Fat  •  Nina Li Chi  •  Conan Lee  •  Norman Chu

Waiting Alone (2005)

Set in modern day Bejing, Waiting Alone is a coming-of-age story of Wen (Xia Yu), an antique shop owner and aspiring author who has just met the girl of his dreams. Waiting ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Dayyan Eng
CAST:  Xia Yu  •  Li Bingbing  •  Gong Beibi  •  Qi Gao