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The Best Michelle Yeoh Movies  

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

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

This list is made up of many different films, including True Legend and Moonlight Express.

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

Rob Cohen and Simon West have both worked with Michelle Yeoh over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If Michelle Yeoh movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by Cheng Pei-pei and Shintaro Katsu too.

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Zhang Ziyi, Michelle Yeoh, Chow Yun-Fat
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is a 2000 wuxia film. An American-Chinese-Hong Kong-Taiwanese co-production, the film was directed by Ang Lee and featured an international cast of Han actors, ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, David Thewlis, William Hope
The Lady is a French-British biographical film directed by Luc Besson, starring Michelle Yeoh as Aung San Suu Kyi and David Thewlis as her late husband Michael Aris. Michelle Yeoh called the ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Donnie Yen, Cheng Pei-pei
Wing Chun is a 1994 Hong Kong martial arts action drama film produced and directed by Yuen Woo-ping, starring Michelle Yeoh and Yen Chi-tan. The film was preceded by a 1994 television series of ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung, Vivian Wu
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, ...more
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Pierce Brosnan, Teri Hatcher, Gerard Butler
This film is the eighteenth spy film in the James Bond series, and the second to star Pierce Brosnan as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. Directed by Roger Spottiswoode, with the screenplay ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Jung Woo-sung, Shawn Yue
Reign of Assassins is a 2010 wuxia film directed by Su Chao-pin and co-directed by John Woo. The film is shot in China and set during the Ming Dynasty. The film stars Michelle Yeoh, who plays an ...more
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Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung
Police Story 3: Super Cop, also known as Super Cop in North America, is a 1992 Hong Kong action film starring Jackie Chan and Michelle Yeoh. Jackie reprises his "Kevin" Chan Ka-Kui ...more
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Zhang Ziyi, Michelle Yeoh, Gong Li
Memoirs of a Geisha is a 2005 American epic film adaptation of the novel of the same name, produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Spyglass Entertainment and by Douglas Wick's ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Jet Li, Christy Chung
Tai Chi Master is a 1993 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Yuen Woo-ping, and produced by Jet Li, who also starred in the film. The film was released in the Hong Kong on 18 November 1993.
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Dane Cook, Michelle Yeoh, Richard Roxburgh
The Touch is a 2002 Hong Kong action/adventure martial arts film directed by Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon cinematographer Peter Pau and starring Michelle Yeoh, Ben Chaplin and Richard Roxburgh. ...more
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Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Eric Tsang
Once a Cop is a 1993 Hong Kong action film directed by Stanley Tong and starring Michelle Yeoh. It is a spin-off of Jackie Chan's Police Story film series involving the character Yeoh portrayed ...more
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Brendan Fraser, Maria Bello, Michelle Yeoh
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, is a 2008 American dark fantasy adventure film and is the third and final installment in the Mummy trilogy. The film stars Brendan Fraser, Jet Li, Maria ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman
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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Michelle Yeoh, Sammo Hung, Nick Cheung
Stunt Woman is a 1996 action drama film written by Kin Chung Chan and Man Keung Chan and directed by Ann Hui.
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Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung, Anita Mui
The Heroic Trio is a 1992 Hong Kong action film directed by Johnny To, starring Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung, and Anita Mui as the titular trio. Other cast include Damian Lau, Anthony Wong ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Donnie Yen, Tony Leung Chiu Wai
Butterfly and Sword is a 1993 Hong Kong wuxia film loosely based on the novel Liuxing Hudie Jian by Gu Long. Directed by Michael Mak, the film starred Tony Leung, Michelle Yeoh, Jimmy Lin, Joey ...more
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Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung
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 ...more
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Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Sammo Hung
Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Stars is a 1985 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao. The film was ...more
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Rose Byrne, Chris Evans, Mark Strong
Sunshine is a 2007 British science fiction thriller film directed by Danny Boyle. The film was adapted from a screenplay written by Alex Garland about the crew of a spacecraft on a dangerous ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Jet Li, Nathan Jones
Fearless, also known as Huo Yuanjia in Chinese, and as Jet Li's Fearless in the United Kingdom and in the United States, is a 2006 Chinese-Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Ronny Yu and ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Maggie Cheung, Anita Mui
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 ...more
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Turning Point
Turning Point is a 2009 documentary film by Richard Stanley Productions and the FIA Foundation for the Automobile and Society. The documentary features Michelle Yeoh while she "advocates ...more
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Final Recipe Michelle Yeoh, Bobby Lee, Aden Young
Final Recipe is a 2013 drama film written by George Huang and Gina Kim and directed by Gina Kim.
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Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Michelle Yeoh, Radha Mitchell
The Children of Huang Shi is a Chinese 2008 film. The film centres on the story of George Hogg and the sixty orphans that he led across China in an effort to save them from conscription during ...more
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Vin Diesel, Mark Strong, Michelle Yeoh
Babylon A.D. is a 2008 French science fiction action film based on the novel Babylon Babies by Maurice Georges Dantec. The film was directed by Mathieu Kassovitz and stars Vin Diesel. It was ...more