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The Best Andy Lau Movies  

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List of the best Andy Lau movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Andy Lau's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Andy Lau movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Andy Lau movies will be at the top of the list. Andy Lau has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Andy Lau movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Andy Lau films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Andy Lau role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Andy Lau performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films include Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon, Drunken Master Killer and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Andy Lau movies?" and "What are the greatest Andy Lau roles of all time?"
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Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Edison Chen
Infernal Affairs is a 2002 Hong Kong thriller film directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak. It tells the story of a police officer who infiltrates a triad, and a police officer secretly working for ...more
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Andy Lau, Lam Suet, Yoyo Mung
Running Out of Time is a 1999 Hong Kong action thriller film produced and directed by Johnnie To, and starring Andy Lau and Lau Ching-Wan. It was followed by a sequel, Running Out of Time 2 ...more
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Chow Yun-Fat, Andy Lau, Wong Jing
God of Gamblers is a 1989 Hong Kong action comedy-drama film written and directed by Wong Jing, and featuring an ensemble cast.
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Andy Lau, Simon Yam, Lam Suet
Fulltime Killer is a 2001 Hong Kong action film produced and directed by Johnnie To, and also written, produced and directed by Wai Ka-fai, and also produced by and starring Andy Lau. The film ...more
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Andy Lau, Chien-lien Wu, Ng Man-tat
A Moment of Romance is a 1990 Hong Kong action romance film directed by Benny Chan, produced by Johnny To, and starring Andy Lau, Jacklyn Wu and Ng Man-tat. Ng was awarded Best Supporting Actor ...more
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Jackie Chan, Fan Bingbing, Andy Lau
Shaolin is a 2011 action drama film written by Alan Yuen, Chi Kwong Cheung, Quiyu Wang and 2 more and directed by Benny Chan.
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Zhang Ziyi, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro
House of Flying Daggers is a 2004 wuxia film directed by Zhang Yimou and starring Andy Lau, Zhang Ziyi and Takeshi Kaneshiro. Unlike other wuxia films, it is more of a love story than a straight ...more
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Andy Lau, Sammi Cheng, Lam Suet
Love on a Diet is a 2001 Hong Kong romantic comedy film produced and directed by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai, starring Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng. The movie reunites Lau and Cheng, who last paired ...more
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Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Carina Lau
Infernal Affairs III is a 2003 Hong Kong crime thriller film directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak. It is the third and final installment in the Infernal Affairs film series, and is both a sequel ...more
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Jet Li, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro
The Warlords, previously known as The Blood Brothers, is a 2007 epic war film directed by Peter Chan and starring Jet Li, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro and Xu Jinglei. The film was released on ...more
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Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau
Days of Being Wild is a 1990 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai. The film stars some of the best-known actors and actresses in Hong Kong, including Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung, ...more
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Sammo Hung, Andy Lau, Angelababy
A Simple Life, also known as Sister Peach, is a 2011 Hong Kong drama film directed by Ann Hui and starring Deanie Ip and Andy Lau. Ip, in the titled role as Sister Peach, won the Best Actress ...more
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Andy Lau, Gigi Leung, Louis Koo
Fat Choi Spirit is a 2002 Hong Kong comedy film produced and directed by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai, and starring Andy Lau, Lau Ching-wan, Louis Koo, Gigi Leung and Cherrie In. The film is a ...more
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Andy Lau, Cecilia Cheung, Cheung Siu-fai
Running on Karma, also known as An Intelligent Muscle Man, is a 2003 Hong Kong action thriller film produced and directed by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai. It is ultimately a Buddhist parable about ...more
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Andy Lau, Daniel Wu, Anita Yuen
Protégé is a 2007 Singaporean-Hong Kong co-produced crime drama film written and directed by Derek Yee, starring Andy Lau, Daniel Wu, Louis Koo, Zhang Jingchu and Anita Yuen.
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Andy Lau, Sammi Cheng, Raymond Wong
Needing You... is a 2000 Hong Kong romantic comedy film, produced and directed by Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai, starring Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng. Needing You... is the first film produced by One ...more
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Maggie Cheung, Andy Lau, Jacky Cheung Hok-yau
As Tears Go By is a 1988 Hong Kong action drama film that was the directorial debut of Wong Kar-wai that starred Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung and Jacky Cheung. Critics have compared the film to ...more
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Li Bingbing, Andy Lau, Carina Lau
Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a 2010 Chinese-Hong Kong action mystery film directed and produced by Tsui Hark, and features art direction and fight choreography by Sammo ...more
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Andy Lau, Takako Tokiwa
A Fighter's Blues is a 2000 Hong Kong drama film directed by Daniel Lee and starring Andy Lau. On another note, A Fighter's Blues is also Lau's 100th film role.
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Li Bingbing, Andy Lau, Karen Mok
Wait 'til You're Older is a 2005 Hong Kong fantasy comedy drama film directed by Teddy Chan and starring Andy Lau.
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Andy Lau, Sammi Cheng, Shiu Hung Hui
Yesterday Once More is a 2004 Hong Kong film produced and directed by Johnnie To and starring Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng.
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Andy Lau, Chingmy Yau, Sharla Cheung
Lee Rock is a 1991 Hong Kong crime film directed by Lawrence Ah Mon, and starring Andy Lau as the title character. The film chronicles the rise and fall of a corrupt police force that Lee Rock ...more
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Li Bingbing, Andy Lau, Gordon Lam
A World Without Thieves is a Chinese action drama film directed by Feng Xiaogang and starring Andy Lau, Rene Liu, Ge You and Li Bingbing. The film is an adaptation of a novelette of the same ...more
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Jackie Chan, Andy Lau, Anita Mui
Drunken Master II is a 1994 Hong Kong kung fu film directed by Lau Kar-leung and Jackie Chan, who stars as Chinese folk hero, Wong Fei-hung. It was Chan's first traditional style martial arts ...more
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Andy Lau, Gigi Leung, Paul Chun
Full Throttle is a 1995 Hong Kong action drama film directed by Derek Yee and starring Andy Lau.