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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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#211 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #224 of 599 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made #190 of 1,198 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time

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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
Kung Fu Panda is a 2008 American computer-animated action comedy martial arts film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by John Stevenson and ...more

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#37 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #327 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #368 of 1,198 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time

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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
Blade Runner is a 1982 American neo-noir dystopian science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, and Edward James Olmos. The screenplay, ...more

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#97 of 254 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time #192 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Moviesfeaturing Blade Runner Already Had A Sequel, And It Was The Trashiest Movie Of 1998

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Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski
Chinatown is a 1974 American neo-noir mystery film, directed by Roman Polanski from a screenplay by Robert Towne, starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway. The film was inspired by the ...more

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#70 of 254 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time #23 of 24 The Best Movies with Twist Endingslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Richard Gere, Bai Ling, Bradley Whitford
Red Corner is a 1997 American mystery thriller film directed by Jon Avnet and starring Richard Gere, Bai Ling, and Bradley Whitford. Written by Robert King, the film is about an American ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
Kung Fu Panda 2 is a 2011 3D American computer-animated action comedy-drama martial arts film, directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, produced by DreamWorks Animation, and distributed by Paramount ...more

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#93 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #23 of 56 The Best Comedy Movie Sequels

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Drew Barrymore, Kim Basinger, Heather Locklear
Wayne's World 2 is a 1993 comedy film starring Mike Myers and Dana Carvey as hosts of a public-access television cable TV show in Aurora, Illinois. The film was adapted from a sketch on NBC's ...more

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#188 of 1,007 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #119 of 493 The Funniest '90s Movies #11 of 56 The Best Comedy Movie Sequels

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Eddie Murphy, Charles Dance, Frank Welker
The Golden Child is a 1986 fantasy comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie and starring Eddie Murphy as Chandler Jarrell, who is informed that he is "The Chosen One" and is destined to ...more

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#379 of 1,007 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #444 of 625 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

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Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei
Mulan is a 1998 American animated musical action-comedy-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation based on the Chinese legend of Hua Mulan. The 36th animated feature in the Walt ...more

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#24 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #165 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Moviesfeaturing 'Mulan' Fan Theories That Just Might Be True

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Donald Sutherland, Wesley Snipes, Anne Archer
The Art of War is a 2000 Canadian-American action film directed by Christian Duguay, starring Wesley Snipes, Michael Biehn, Anne Archer and Donald Sutherland. The film title refers to the ...more
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Jennifer Connelly, Keanu Reeves, Jon Hamm
The Day the Earth Stood Still is a 2008 American science fiction film, a remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The screenplay is based on the 1940 classic science fiction short story ...more

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#132 of 568 The Greatest Disaster Movies of All Time #16 of 28 28 Times Keanu Reeves Smelled Something Weird on Film

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Sylvester Stallone, Teri Hatcher, Kurt Russell
Tango & Cash is a 1989 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Andrei Konchalovsky, although Albert Magnoli took over in the later stages of filming, and starring Sylvester ...more

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#316 of 548 The Greatest Movies for Guys #136 of 439 The Funniest '80s Movies

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Naomi Watts, Ice-T, Iggy Pop
Tank Girl is a 1995 American science fiction action comedy film directed by Rachel Talalay, loosely based on Alan Martin and Jamie Hewlett's comic series of the same name, which originated in ...more

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#144 of 302 The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time #294 of 324 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

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Steve McQueen, Candice Bergen, Richard Attenborough
The Sand Pebbles is a 1966 American period film directed by Robert Wise. It tells the story of an independent, rebellious U.S. Navy Machinist's Mate, First Class aboard the fictional gunboat USS ...more

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#227 of 599 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made #33 of 50 The Best Oscar-Nominated Movies of the 1960s

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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
R.I.P.D. is a 2013 American science fiction action-comedy film starring Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds. Robert Schwentke directed the film based on a screenplay adapted from the comic book Rest ...more

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#698 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #29 of 101 The Worst Superhero Movies Ever Made

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Chuck Norris, Jean-Claude Van Damme, M. Emmet Walsh
Missing in Action is a 1984 action film directed by Joseph Zito and starring Chuck Norris. It is set in the context of the Vietnam War POW/MIA issue. Colonel Braddock, who escaped a Vietnamese ...more

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#71 of 95 The Best Action Movies of the 1980s #4 of 39 The Best Chuck Norris Movies

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James Cromwell, Courtney Thorne-Smith, Anthony Edwards
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise is the 1987 sequel to the 1984 comedy Revenge of the Nerds. Its cast featured most of the main actors from the earlier film, including Robert ...more

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#76 of 119 The Best College Movies Ever #52 of 55 The Greatest Party Movies Ever Made

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Dennis Hopper, Debra Winger, Diane Ladd
Black Widow is a 1987 thriller film starring Debra Winger, Theresa Russell, Sami Frey and Nicol Williamson. Dennis Hopper has a short role at the beginning of the film. It is a crime drama about ...more
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Christopher Walken, Maggie Q, Aisha Tyler
Balls of Fury is a 2007 American sports comedy film directed by Ben Garant, and starring Dan Fogler, George Lopez, Christopher Walken and Jason Scott Lee. The film was released in the United ...more
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Corey Feldman, Al Lewis, Mary Woronov
Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever is a 1991 musical comedy film and sequel to the 1979 film Rock 'n' Roll High School. The film stars Corey Feldman, Mary Woronov, and Sarah Buxton.
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William Holden, Jennifer Jones, James Hong
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing is a 1955 American drama-romance film. Set in 1949–50 in Hong Kong, it tells the story of a married, but separated, American reporter Mark Elliot, who falls in ...more

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#58 of 127 The Best Oscar-Winning Scores #85 of 100 AFI's Top 100 Love Story Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Richard Gere, James Hong, Valérie Kaprisky
Breathless is a 1983 American drama film directed by Jim McBride and written by McBride and L. M. Kit Carson, starring Richard Gere and Valérie Kaprisky. It is a remake of the 1960 French ...more
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James Hong, Sho Kosugi, Lucinda Dickey
Ninja III: The Domination is a 1984 film directed by Sam Firstenberg, and stars Sho Kosugi as Yamada, Lucinda Dickey as Christie, Jordan Bennett as Officer Billy Secord, and James Hong as ...more

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#40 of 42 The Best Kung Fu Movies of the 1980s #240 of 416 The All-Time Greatest Martial Art Movies

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Jane Lynch, Fred Savage, Swoosie Kurtz
Vice Versa is a 1988 comedy film starring Judge Reinhold and Fred Savage. It is the fourth screen adaptation of the 1882 novel of the same name by F. Anstey. Three previous adaptations were ...more

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#382 of 571 The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked #15 of 27 20+ Great Movies Where Characters Swap Ages or Bodies

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Jason London, William Smith, James Hong
Broken Vessels is a 1998 medical drama film directed by Scott Ziehl and written by Ziehl along with David Baer and John McMahon. The film debuted at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival and ...more