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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?"
  • Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai
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    Released2000

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    In the Mood for Love is a 2000 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai, starring Maggie Cheung and Tony Leung. The film premiered on 20 May 2000, at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival, where it was  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Eric Tsang
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    Released1996

    Directed byPeter Chan

    Comrades: Almost a Love Story is a 1996 Hong Kong film starring Maggie Cheung, Leon Lai, Eric Tsang, and Kristy Yang. It was directed by Peter Chan. The title refers to Tian mi mi, a song by Teresa  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Nick Nolte
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    Released2004

    Directed byOlivier Assayas

    Junkie Emily Wang (Maggie Cheung) is arrested for heroin possession after her partner, Lee Hauser (James Johnston), fatally overdoses in a Canada motel room. After serving six months in jail, Emily  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Carina Lau
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    Released1992

    Directed byStanley Kwan

    Centre Stage, also known as Actress and Yuen Ling-yuk, is a 1992 Hong Kong film, directed by Stanley Kwan. The film is based on a true story: the tragic life of China's first prima donna of the  ...more
  • Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh
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    Released1985

    Directed byJackie Chan

    Police Story is a 1985 Hong Kong action film written and directed by Jackie Chan, who also starred in the lead role. It is the first of the Police Story series featuring Chan as a Hong Kong police  ...more

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  • Jeremy Irons, Gong Li
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    Released1997

    Directed byWayne Wang

    During the last months of Britain's control of Hong Kong, journalist John (Jeremy Irons) discovers he has only a few months to live. He decides to use the time to pursue his friend Vivian (Gong Li),  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung
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    Released1984

    Directed byTaylor Wong

    Behind the Yellow Line, also known as Fate, is a 1984 Hong Kong romantic comedy, with casting by Leslie Cheung, Maggie Cheung, and Anita Mui.  ...more
  • Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeaoh
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    Released1992

    Directed byStanley Tong

    To infiltrate a drug cartel, police Inspector Chan Ka Kui (Jackie Chan) goes undercover in a Chinese prison. There, he earns the trust of Panther (Yuen Wah), a cartel member, by breaking him out of  ...more

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  • Maggie Cheung, Andy Lau
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    Released1988

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    As Tears Go By is a 1988 Hong Kong action drama film that was the directorial debut of Wong Kar-wai that starred Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung and Jacky Cheung. Critics have compared the film to Martin  ...more

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  • Jean-Pierre Léaud, Nathalie Richard
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    Released1996

    Directed byOlivier Assayas

    Washed-up French director René Vidal (Jean-Pierre Léaud) hopes to turn his career around with an update of "Les Vampires," a silent-era masterpiece about about a notorious ring of thieves, led by  ...more
  • 11

    Last Romance

    Maggie Cheung, Kenneth Tsang
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    Released1988

    Directed byYonfan

    Last Romance is a 1988 romantic film written and directed by Yonfan.
  • Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung
    2
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    Released1997

    Directed byMabel Cheung

    The Soong Sisters is a 1997 Hong Kong historical drama film based on the lives of the Soong sisters from 1911 to 1949. The sisters married the most important historical figures—Sun Yat-sen, Chiang  ...more
  • Leslie Cheung, Tony Ka Fai Leung
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    Released1994

    Directed byKar-Wai Wong

    Swordsman Ou-yang Feng (Leslie Cheung) was once a ruthless bounty hunter for whoever would pay. Now he mostly leaves the killing to others while working as the proprietor of a desert inn, where he  ...more

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  • Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung
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    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 the best-known actors and actresses in Hong Kong, including Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung, Carina  ...more
  • Zhang Ziyi, Gong Li
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    Released2004

    Directed byWong Kar-wai

    2046 is a 2004 Hong Kong-Chinese film written and directed by Wong Kar-wai. It is a loose sequel to the 1991 Hong Kong film Days of Being Wild and the 2000 Hong Kong film In the Mood for Love. It  ...more

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  • Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung
    5
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    Released1987

    Directed byJackie Chan

    Project A Part II is a 1987 Hong Kong action film written and directed by Jackie Chan, who also starred in the lead role. It is the sequel to the 1983 film Project A. Jackie Chan plays Sergeant  ...more
  • 17

    Farewell China

    Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Ka-fai
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    Released1990

    Directed byClara Law

  • Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung
    1
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    Released1993

    Directed byChing Siu-tung, Johnnie To

    Executioners, is a 1993 Hong Kong action film and a sequel to The Heroic Trio, both films which were directed by Johnny To, starring Michelle Yeoh, Anita Mui and Maggie Cheung, returning as the main  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Vivian Hsu
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    Released2010

    Directed byTony Chan, Wing Shya

    Hot Summer Days is a China-produced romantic comedy film set in Hong Kong featuring an ensemble cast including Nicholas Tse, Jacky Cheung, Daniel Wu, Vivian Hsu, Barbie Hsu, Rene Liu, Angelababy and  ...more
  • Jean-Chrétien Sibertin-Blanc, Maggie Cheung
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    Released1999

    Directed byAnne Fontaine

    The second film to feature the character of Augustin (Jean-Chrétien Sibertin-Blanc), this comedy finds the aspiring French actor fixated on appearing in kung fu movies. In order to surround himself  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Sylvia Chang
    1
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    Released1990

    Directed byStanley Kwan

    Full Moon in New York is a 1990 drama film written by Zhong Acheng and Tai An-Ping Chiu and directed by Stanley Kwan.  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Andy Lau
    1
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    Released1993

    Directed bySammo Hung

    Moon Warriors is a 1992 Hong Kong wuxia film directed by Sammo Hung, written by Alex Law and starring Andy Lau, Kenny Bee, Anita Mui and Maggie Cheung.  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Ka-fai
    1
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    Released1993

    Directed byChu Yen-ping

    Flying Dagger is a 1993 wuxia comedy film directed by Chu Yen-ping and written and produced by Wong Jing. The film features a large cast of stars and parodies numerous Hong Kong films.  ...more
  • Maggie Cheung, Cherie Chung
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    Released1988

    Directed byMichael Mak

  • Maggie Cheung, Sam Hui
    1
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    Released1990

    Directed byClarence Fok

    Gong chang fei long is a 1990 action film written by Ryoichi Ikegami and Kazuo Koike and and directed by Clarence Fok Yiu-leung.  ...more