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The Best James Hong Movies  

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List of the best James Hong movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. James Hong'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 James Hong movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated James Hong movies will be at the top of the list. James Hong has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest James Hong movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining James Hong films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

This list contains films like Missing in Action and Framed.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best James Hong movies?" and "What are the greatest James Hong roles of all time?"

Roman Polanski and Ridley Scott are among those who have directed James Hong at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, John Carpenter
Big Trouble in Little China is a 1986 American action film directed by John Carpenter, and starring Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, Dennis Dun and James Hong. The film was released in the United ...more

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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
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Blade Runner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best James Hong Movies
Harrison Ford, Daryl Hannah, Sean Young
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Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski
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Richard Gere, Bai Ling, Bradley Whitford
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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
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Drew Barrymore, Kim Basinger, Heather Locklear
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Eddie Murphy, Charles Dance, Frank Welker
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Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei
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Donald Sutherland, Wesley Snipes, Anne Archer
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Jennifer Connelly, Keanu Reeves, Jon Hamm
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Sylvester Stallone, Teri Hatcher, Kurt Russell
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Naomi Watts, Ice-T, Iggy Pop
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Steve McQueen, Candice Bergen, Richard Attenborough
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R.I.P.D. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best James Hong Movies
Ryan Reynolds, Marisa Miller, Jeff Bridges
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Chuck Norris, Jean-Claude Van Damme, M. Emmet Walsh
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James Cromwell, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Anthony Edwards
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Dennis Hopper, Debra Winger, Diane Ladd
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Christopher Walken, Maggie Q, Aisha Tyler
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Corey Feldman, Al Lewis, Mary Woronov
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William Holden, Jennifer Jones, James Hong
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Richard Gere, James Hong, Valérie Kaprisky
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James Hong, Sho Kosugi, Lucinda Dickey
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Jane Lynch, Fred Savage, Swoosie Kurtz
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Jason London, William Smith, James Hong
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