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The Best Lucy Liu Movies 

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

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

This list below has a variety of films in it, from Chicago to Lucky Number Slevin.

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

Lucy Liu is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Quentin Tarantino, Joseph McGinty Nichol and Clint Eastwood. If you're a fan of Lucy Liu, then check out our lists of the best Carrie-Anne Moss and Angelina Jolie movies as well.

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Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Quentin Tarantino

Released: 2003

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Kill Bill: Volume 1 is a 2003 American martial arts film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. the Bride, who swears revenge on a team of bad guys and their leader Bill after they try to ...more

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Mel Gibson, Lucy Liu, Maria Bello

Released: 1999

Directed by: Brian Helgeland

Payback is a 1999 American action film directed by Brian Helgeland and starring Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello and David Paymer. It was based on the novel The Hunter by Donald E. Westlake ...more

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#12 of 24 Great Movies About Very Dark Heroes #34 of 527 The Greatest Crime Movies Ever Made #34 of 74 The Best Gangster Movies of the 1990s

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Cameron Diaz, Demi Moore, Drew Barrymore

Released: 2003

Directed by: Joseph McGinty Nichol

Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle is a 2003 American action comedy film. It is the sequel to 2000's Charlie's Angels. It opened in the United States on June 27, 2003, and was number one at the box ...more

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Bruce Willis, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman

Released: 2006

Directed by: Paul McGuigan

Lucky Number Slevin, is a 2006 thriller film written by Jason Smilovic, directed by Paul McGuigan and starring Josh Hartnett, Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Ben Kingsley, Lucy Liu and Stanley ...more

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#466 of 624 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies #57 of 59 The Very Best New Noir Movies #17 of 22 The Best Movies About Surveillance and Hidden Cameras

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Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu

Released: 2000

Directed by: Joseph McGinty Nichol

Charlie's Angels is a 2000 American action comedy film directed by McG, starring Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu as three women working for a private investigation agency. The film is ...more

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#667 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #120 of 804 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made #191 of 347 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

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Lucy Liu, Carla Gugino, Michael Chiklis

Released: 2007

Directed by: Sebastian Gutierrez

Rise: Blood Hunter is a 2007 neo-noir action-horror film written and directed by Sebastian Gutierrez. The film stars Lucy Liu and Michael Chiklis; a supernatural thriller about a reporter who ...more
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Lucy Liu, Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson

Released: 2000

Directed by: Tom Dey

Shanghai Noon is a 2000 American-Hong Kong action comedy western film starring Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson. The film, marking the directorial debut of Tom Dey, was written by Alfred Gough and ...more

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Lucy Liu, Kari Matchett, Jeremy Northam

Released: 2002

Directed by: Vincenzo Natali

Cypher, is a 2002 science fiction thriller film starring Jeremy Northam and Lucy Liu. It was written by Brian King and directed by Vincenzo Natali. Jeremy Northam plays an accountant, whose hope ...more
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Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Samuel L. Jackson

Released: 2004

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Kill Bill Volume 2 is a 2004 martial arts action film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. It is the second of two volumes that were released several months apart. It was originally ...more

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Catherine Zeta-Jones, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

Released: 2002

Directed by: Rob Marshall

Chicago is a 2002 American musical comedy film adapted from the satirical stage musical of the same name, exploring the themes of celebrity, scandal, and corruption in Jazz Age Chicago. The film ...more

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Lucy Liu, Antonio Banderas, Jet Li

Released: 2002

Directed by: Wych Kaosayananda

Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever is a 2002 American action-thriller film starring Antonio Banderas and Lucy Liu, and directed by Wych Kaosayananda. Liu and Banderas play opposing secret agents who are ...more

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Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh, Ming-Na Wen

Released: 2005

Directed by: Darrell Rooney

Mulan II is a 2004 American direct-to-video Disney animated film directed by Darrell Rooney and Lynne Southerland and is a sequel to the 1998 animated film Mulan. The entire cast from the first ...more

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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 2008

Directed by: John Stevenson, Mark Osborne

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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Lucy Liu, Nicollette Sheridan, Cedric the Entertainer

Released: 2007

Directed by: Les Mayfield

Code Name: The Cleaner is an 2007 action comedy film directed by Les Mayfield and starring Cedric the Entertainer, Lucy Liu, Callum Keith Rennie and Nicollette Sheridan. The film was released by ...more
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Marry Me (NBC, 2014) is an American sitcom television series created and executive produced by David Caspe. Series creator David Caspe loosely based the premise on his recent marriage to actress ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 2011

Directed by: Jennifer Yuh Nelson

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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#94 of 601 The Best Animated Films Ever #622 of 1,699 The Most Rewatchable Movies #74 of 181 The Best Movie Sequels Ever Made

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Lucy Liu, Famke Janssen, Harvey Keitel

Released: 1997

Directed by: John Irvin

City of Industry is a 1997 neo-noir crime film starring Harvey Keitel, Stephen Dorff and Timothy Hutton. It is directed by John Irvin, produced by Evzen Kolar and Ken Solarz and written by ...more
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Lucy Liu, Russell Crowe, Jamie Chung

Released: 2012

Directed by: RZA

The Man with the Iron Fists is a 2012 American martial arts film directed by RZA and written by RZA and Eli Roth. The film stars RZA, Russell Crowe, Cung Le, Lucy Liu, Byron Mann, Rick Yune, ...more

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Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

Released: 1996

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Jerry Maguire is a 1996 American romantic comedy-drama sports film written, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe, and stars Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Renée Zellweger. It was ...more

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Lucy Liu, Kristin Chenoweth, Raven-Symoné

Released: 2008

Directed by: Bradley Raymond

Tinker Bell is a 2008 computer animated film and the first installment in the Disney Fairies franchise produced by DisneyToon Studios. It revolves around Tinker Bell, a fairy character created ...more

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Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell, Joan Smalls

Released: 2018

Directed by: Claire Scanlon

Set It Up is a 2018 romantic comedy film directed by Claire Scanlon. Coworkers hatch a plan to set up their bosses on a date.

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Keira Knightley, Lucy Liu, Mickey Rourke

Released: 2005

Directed by: Tony Scott

Domino is a 2005 American action film directed by Tony Scott and written by Richard Kelly. Inspired by Domino Harvey, the English daughter of stage and screen actor Laurence Harvey, who became a ...more

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Clint Eastwood, Lucy Liu, James Woods

Released: 1999

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

True Crime is a 1999 American mystery drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, and based on Andrew Klavan's 1995 novel of the same name. Eastwood also stars in the film as a journalist covering ...more

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Lucy Liu, Sugar Ray Leonard, Luke Perry

Released: 1997

Directed by: Joseph Merhi, Richard DiLello, David C. Johnson, Alex Munoz, Galen Yuen

Riot is a 1997 American television movie starring Luke Perry, Mario Van Peebles, and Lucy Liu. It was written and directed by four writers and directors of four different racial groups prominent ...more
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Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh, Chloë Sevigny

Released: 2006

Directed by: Thom Fitzgerald

3 Needles is a 2005 Canadian drama film directed by Thom Fitzgerald. The title refers to the three main characters who make a deal with the Devil in order to survive a global epidemic. The plot ...more