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The Best Karl Maka Movies

Updated June 11, 2019 70 votes 17 voters 3.8k views11 items

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

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

Mad Mission and Aces Go Places 2 are included on this list along with many more.

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  • 1

    Aces Go Places

    Sylvia Chang, Raymond Wong Pak-ming


    Directed byEric Tsang

    Aces Go Places, also known in the United States as Diamondfinger or Mad Mission 1, is a 1982 Hong Kong action/comedy film directed by Eric Tsang, and starring Sam Hui and Karl Maka....  more
  • 2

    Aces Go Places 2

    Sylvia Chang, Yasuaki Kurata


    Directed byEric Tsang

    Aces Go Places 2, is a 1983 Hong Kong action-comedy film directed by Eric Tsang and starring Sam Hui, Sylvia Chang and Karl Maka. The film has also been dubbed into English and re-edited and was...  more
  • 3

    Skinny Tiger, Fatty Dragon

    Sammo Hung, Lau Kar-wing


    Directed byLau Kar-wing

    Skinny Tiger, Fatty Dragon is a 1990 Hong Kong action film directed by Lau Kar-wing, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Sammo Hung and Karl Maka. The trio had worked together in the late...  more
  • 4

    Aces Go Places 3

    Peter Graves, Richard Kiel


    Directed byTsui Hark

    Aces Go Places 3 is 1984 Hong Kong action and comedy film directed by Tsui Hark. The film starts in Paris, where King Kong is kidnapped by a British secret agent whose mission is to retrieve one of...  more
  • 5

    He Has Nothing But Kung Fu

    Chia Hui Liu, Lau Kar-wing


    Directed byLau Kar-wing

    He Has Nothing But Kung Fu is a 1977 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Lau Kar-wing, starring Gordon Liu and Wong Yue....  more
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    Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao


    Directed bySammo Hung

    Knockabout is a 1979 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film directed by Sammo Hung and starring Hung and Yuen Biao....  more
  • 7

    Lucky Stars Go Places

    Sammo Hung, Andy Lau


    Directed byEric Tsang

    Lucky Stars Go Places, also known as The Luckiest Stars, is a 1986 Hong Kong action comedy film directed by Eric Tsang. It is the fourth film in the Lucky Stars series. It was an attempt to combine...  more
  • 8

    Mad Mission

    Cho Tat Wah, Carroll Gordon


    Directed byLau Kar-leung, Tsui Hark, Ringo Lam, Eric Tsang

    Aces Go Places, or Mad Mission, is a series of Hong Kong action comedy films that are parodies of the James Bond film series. The films star Sam Hui as King Kong, a master thief and martial arts...  more
  • 9

    Aces Go Places IV

    Sam Hui, Karl Maka


    Directed byRingo Lam

    Aces Go Places IV also known in the United States as Mad Mission 4: You Never Die Twice is a 1986 Hong Kong action-comedy film directed by Ringo Lam, and starring Sam Hui and Karl Maka....  more
  • 10

    By Hook or by Crook

    Sammo Hung, Eric Tsang


    Directed byKarl Maka

    By Hook or by Crook is a 1980 Hong Kong kung fu film produced and directed by Karl Maka and starring Sammo Hung....  more
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    Aces Go Places 5: The Terracotta Hit

    Leslie Cheung, Roy Cheung


    Directed byLau Kar-leung

    Aces Go Places 5: The Terracotta Hit is a 1989 Hong Kong action comedy film directed by Lau Kar-leung with action choreography by Lau Kar-wing. This is the fifth and final installment in the Aces Go...  more