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The Best Maggie Cheung Movies

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

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

This list has everything from Song of the Exile to Will of Iron.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Maggie Cheung movies?" and "What are the greatest Maggie Cheung roles of all time?"
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  • In the Mood for Love1
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    In the Mood for Love

    Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai

    Released2000

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    In the Mood for Love is a 2000 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai, starring Maggie Cheung... more on Wikipedia
  • Hero2
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    Hero

    Zhang Ziyi, Jet Li

    Released2002

    Directed byZhang Yimou

    Hero is a 2002 wuxia film directed by Zhang Yimou. Starring Jet Li as the nameless... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20463
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    2046

    Zhang Ziyi, Gong Li

    Released2004

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    2046 is a 2004 Hong Kong-Chinese film written and directed by Wong Kar-wai. It is a loose... more on Wikipedia

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  • Police Story4
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    Police Story

    Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh

    Released1985

    Directed byJackie Chan

    Police Story is a 1985 Hong Kong action film written and directed by Jackie Chan, who also... more on Wikipedia

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  • Police Story 3: Super Cop5
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    Police Story 3: Super Cop

    Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh

    Released1992

    Directed byStanley Tong

    Police Story 3: Super Cop, also known as Super Cop in North America, is a 1992 Hong Kong... more on Wikipedia

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  • Days of Being Wild6
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    Days of Being Wild

    Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung

    Released1990

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    Days of Being Wild is a 1990 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai. The film stars some of... more on Wikipedia
  • Clean7
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    Clean

    Nick Nolte, Maggie Cheung

    Released2004

    Directed byOlivier Assayas

    Clean is a 2004 low-budget film directed by French director Olivier Assayas, starring Nick... more on Wikipedia
  • Ashes of Time8
    14
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    Ashes of Time

    Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung

    Released1994

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    Ashes of Time is a 1994 Hong Kong film written and directed by Wong Kar-wai, and loosely based... more on Wikipedia

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  • Project A Part II9
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    Project A Part II

    Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung

    Released1987

    Directed byJackie Chan

    Project A Part II is a 1987 Hong Kong action film written and directed by Jackie Chan, who... more on Wikipedia
  • Irma Vep10
    13
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    Irma Vep

    Maggie Cheung, Arsinée Khanjian

    Released1996

    Directed byOlivier Assayas

    Irma Vep is a 1996 film directed by the French director Olivier Assayas, starring Hong Kong... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Comrades: Almost a Love Story11
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    Comrades: Almost a Love Story

    Maggie Cheung, Eric Tsang

    Released1996

    Directed byPeter Chan

    Comrades: Almost a Love Story is a 1996 Hong Kong film starring Maggie Cheung, Leon Lai, Eric... more on Wikipedia
  • Police Story 212
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    Police Story 2

    Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung

    Released1988

    Directed byJackie Chan

    Police Story 2 is a 1988 Hong Kong action crime comedy film written, directed by and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • All's Well, Ends Well13
    12
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    All's Well, Ends Well

    Maggie Cheung, Stephen Chow

    Released1992

    Directed byClifton Ko

    All's Well, Ends Well is a 1992 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Clifton Ko. The film stars... more on Wikipedia
  • The Heroic Trio14
    10
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    The Heroic Trio

    Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung

    Released1993

    Directed byJohnnie To

    The Heroic Trio is a 1992 Hong Kong action film directed by Johnny To, starring Michelle Yeoh,... more on Wikipedia

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  • As Tears Go By15
    10
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    As Tears Go By

    Maggie Cheung, Andy Lau

    Released1988

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    As Tears Go By is a 1988 Hong Kong action drama film that was the directorial debut of Wong... more on Wikipedia

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  • Inglourious Basterds16
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    Inglourious Basterds

    Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender

    Released2009

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

    Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 German-American war black comedy film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia

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  • Centre Stage17
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    Centre Stage

    Maggie Cheung, Carina Lau

    Released1992

    Directed byStanley Kwan

    Centre Stage, also known as Actress and Yuen Ling-yuk, is a 1992 Hong Kong film, directed by... more on Wikipedia
  • The Banquet18
    6
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    The Banquet

    Gong Li, Maggie Cheung

    Released1991

    Directed byAlfred Cheung, Tsui Hark, Clifton Ko, Joe Cheung

    The Banquet, also known as Party of a Wealthy Family, is a 1991 Hong Kong comedy film. It was... more on Wikipedia
  • Sausalito19
    0
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    Sausalito

    Maggie Cheung, Valerie Chow

    Released2000

    Directed byAndrew Lau

    Sausalito aka. Love at First Sight is a 2000 Hong Kong film directed by Andrew Lau.
  • The Dragon from Russia20
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    The Dragon from Russia

    Maggie Cheung, Sam Hui

    Released1990

    Directed byClarence Fok

    Gong chang fei long is a 1990 action film written by Ryoichi Ikegami and Kazuo Koike and and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Moon, Star and Sun21
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    Moon, Star and Sun

    Maggie Cheung, Cherie Chung

    Released1988

    Directed byMichael Mak

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  • The Romancing Star22
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    The Romancing Star

    Chow Yun-Fat, Maggie Cheung

    Released1987

    Directed byWong Jing

    The Romancing Star is a 1987 Hong Kong romantic comedy film directed by Wong Jing and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • Flying Dagger23
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    Flying Dagger

    Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Ka-fai

    Released1993

    Directed byChu Yen-ping

    Flying Dagger is a 1993 wuxia comedy film directed by Chu Yen-ping and written and produced by... more on Wikipedia
  • Augustin, King of Kung-Fu24
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    Augustin, King of Kung-Fu

    Maggie Cheung, Bernard Campan

    Released1999

    Directed byAnne Fontaine

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  • Chinese Box25
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    Chinese Box

    Jeremy Irons, Gong Li

    Released1997

    Directed byWayne Wang

    Chinese Box is a 1997 movie directed by Wayne Wang and starring Jeremy Irons, Gong Li, Maggie... more on Wikipedia

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