The Best Jet Li Movies

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List of the best Jet Li movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jet Li has appeared in dozens of films and he has worked with Once Upon a Time in China director Tsui Hark on five occasions. Jet Li'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 Jet Li movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Jet Li movies will be at the top of the list. Jet Li has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Jet Li movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Jet Li films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List features films like Kiss of the Dragon, Fearless and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Jet Li movies?" and "What are the greatest Jet Li roles of all time?" If you enjoy Li's martial arts mastery, you might also like our list of the best Jackie Chan movies and best Steven Seagal movies.

Jet Li is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Rob Cohen, Simon West and Andrzej Bartkowiak. If you're a fan of Jet Li, then check out our lists of the best Wesley Snipes and Chow Yun-Fat movies as well.

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  • Fearless
    Jet Li, Betty Sun, Yong Dong
    • Released: 2006
    • Directed by: Ronnie Yu
  • Once Upon a Time in China II
    Jet Li, Donnie Yen, David Chiang
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Tsui Hark
  • Once Upon a Time in China
    Jet Li, Yuen Biao, Kent Cheng
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Tsui Hark
  • Fist of Legend
    Jet Li, Chin Siu Ho, Billy Chow Bei-Lei
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Gordon Chan
  • Hero
    Jet Li, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Maggie Cheung
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Yimou Zhang
  • The Legend
    Jet Li, Michelle Reis, Vincent Zhao
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Corey Yuen
  • Kiss of the Dragon
    Jet Li, Bridget Fonda, Tchéky Karyo
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Chris Nahon
  • Romeo Must Die
    Jet Li, Aaliyah, Isaiah Washington
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Andrzej Bartkowiak
  • Unleashed
    Jet Li, Bob Hoskins, Morgan Freeman
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Louis Leterrier
  • Tai Chi Master
    Michelle Yeoh, Jet Li, Christy Chung
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Yuen Woo-ping
  • The Forbidden Kingdom
    Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Michael Angarano
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Rob Minkoff
  • The One
    Jet Li, Carla Gugino, Delroy Lindo
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: James Wong
  • My Father Is a Hero
    Jet Li, Anita Mui, Tse Miu
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Corey Yuen
  • Black Mask
    Jet Li, Karen Mok, Ching Wan Lau
    • Released: 1996
    • Directed by: Daniel Lee
  • Lethal Weapon 4
    Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci
    • Released: 1998
    • Directed by: Richard Donner
  • Once Upon a Time in China and America
    Jet Li, Roger Yuan, Richard Ng
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Sammo Hung, Lau Kar-wing
  • Once Upon a Time in China III
    Jet Li, Rosamund Kwan, Max Mok
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Tsui Hark
  • The Bodyguard from Beijing
    Jet Li, Collin Chou, Christy Chung
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Corey Yuen
  • The Legend 2
    Jet Li, Michelle Reis, Corey Yuen
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Corey Yuen
  • Last Hero in China
    Jet Li, Anita Yuen, Bryan Leung
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Yuen Woo-ping, Wong Jing
  • The Warlords
    Jet Li, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Peter Ho-Sun Chan, Wai Man Yip
  • The New Legend Of Shaolin
    Jet Li, Chingmy Yau, Wong Jing
    • Released: 1994
    • Directed by: Corey Yuen, Yuen Biao, Wong Jing
  • Kung Fu Cult Master
    Jet Li, Sammo Hung, Chingmy Yau
    • Released: 1993
    • Directed by: Sammo Hung, Wong Jing
  • The Shaolin Temple
    Jet Li, Yu Chenghui
    • Released: 1982
    • Directed by: Hsin-yan Chang
  • Cradle 2 the Grave
    Jet Li, DMX, Anthony Anderson
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Andrzej Bartkowiak