Film The Best Movies Directed by Tsui Hark  

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List of all movies directed by Tsui Hark ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Tsui Hark are listed here and include movie posters and Tsui Hark movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Tsui Hark as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Tsui Hark movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Tsui Hark film is can be factored into this list.

From Tsui Hark's studio films to Tsui Hark's independent films, this Tsui Hark filmography keeps tabs on all Tsui Hark movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

This is a list that includes movies like Once Upon a Time in China II and Once Upon a Time in China.

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All Tsui Hark director credits are included. This list of every movie that Tsui Hark has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Tsui Hark movie is and which actors starred in the Tsui Hark film.

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Jackie Chan and Jean-Claude Van Damme have both worked on a Tsui Hark directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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Once Upon a Time in China II Jet Li, Donnie Yen, David Chiang Once Upon a Time in China II is a 1992 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Tsui Hark, and starring Jet Li returning as Chinese folk hero Wong Fei-hung. It is the second film and ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China Jet Li, Yuen Biao, Kent Cheng Once Upon a Time in China is a 1991 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Tsui Hark, and starring Jet Li as Chinese folk hero Wong Fei-hung. It is the first film in the Once Upon a ...more

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Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon Carina Lau, Kim Bum, Angelababy Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon is a 2013 Chinese crime-action film directed by Tsui Hark. It is a prequel to Hark's 2010 film Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame, ...more

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Detective Dee: Mystery of the Phantom Flame Li Bingbing, Andy Lau, Carina Lau Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame is a 2010 Chinese-Hong Kong action mystery film directed and produced by Tsui Hark, and features art direction and fight choreography by Sammo ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China Once Upon a Time in China is a Hong Kong film franchise directed, written, and produced by Tsui Hark. The stories are based on the life of Chinese folk hero Wong Fei-hung, who is portrayed by ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China III Jet Li, Rosamund Kwan, Max Mok Once Upon a Time in China III is a 1993 Hong Kong martial arts film written, produced and directed by Tsui Hark. The film stars Jet Li returning as Chinese folk hero Wong Fei-hung. It is the ...more

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Swordsman Jacky Cheung Hok-yau, Sam Hui, Sharla Cheung The Swordsman or Swordsman is a 1990 Hong Kong wuxia film. King Hu was credited as the director but he allegedly left the project midway, and the film was completed by a team led by producer ...more

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The Blade Collin Chou, Valerie Chow, Vincent Zhao The Blade is a 1995 Hong Kong martial arts film co-written, produced and directed by Tsui Hark, starring Vincent Zhao, Moses Chan, Hung Yan-yan, Song Lei, Austin Wai, Chung Bik-ha, Valerie Chow ...more

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A Chinese Ghost Story III Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Jacky Cheung Hok-yau, Siu-Ming Lau A Chinese Ghost Story III is a 1991 Hong Kong romantic comedy-horror film directed by Ching Siu-Tung and produced by Tsui Hark. It is the sequel to A Chinese Ghost Story and A Chinese Ghost ...more

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The Legend of Zu Zhang Ziyi, Sammo Hung, Cecilia Cheung The Legend of Zu, also known as Zu Warriors in the United States, is a 2001 Hong Kong film produced and directed by Tsui Hark. The film starred Ekin Cheng, Louis Koo, Cecilia Cheung, Patrick ...more

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Green Snake Maggie Cheung, Nagma, Vincent Zhao Green Snake is a 1993 Hong Kong fantasy film made by Tsui Hark. It is the adaptation of a novel of the same title by Lilian Lee. The novel itself is a variation of a Chinese folk tale Madame ...more

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Seven Swords Donnie Yen, Kim So-yeon, Lau Kar-leung Seven Swords is a 2005 Hong Kong wuxia film produced and directed by Tsui Hark, starring Donnie Yen, Leon Lai, Charlie Yeung, Sun Honglei, Lu Yi and Kim So-yeon. The story is loosely adapted ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China V Vincent Zhao, Rosamund Kwan, Max Mok Once Upon a Time in China V is a 1994 Hong Kong martial arts action film written and directed by Tsui Hark. The film is the fifth installment in the Once Upon a Time in China film series, with ...more

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Time and Tide Nicholas Tse, Tsui Hark, Anthony Wong Time and Tide is a 2000 Hong Kong action film directed by Tsui Hark. The film is set in Hong Kong where a young man becomes a bodyguard and befriends a mercenary determined to begin life a new ...more

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The Legend of Zu Zhang Ziyi, Sammo Hung, Cecilia Cheung The Legend of Zu, also known as Zu Warriors in the United States, is a 2001 Hong Kong film produced and directed by Tsui Hark. The film starred Ekin Cheng, Louis Koo, Cecilia Cheung, Patrick ...more

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The Taking of Tiger Mountain Tony Leung Ka-fai, Yu Nan, Zhang Hanyu The Taking of Tiger Mountain is a 2014 Chinese-Hong Kong 3D epic action film directed by Tsui Hark, produced by Huang Jianxin and Yu Dong, and based on the novel Tracks in the Snowy Forest by Qu ...more

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Peking Opera Blues Kenneth Tsang, Sandra Ng, Paul Chun Peking Opera Blues is a 1986 Hong Kong film directed by Tsui Hark. The movie combines comedy, Hong Kong action, and serious drama with scenes involving Peking Opera. Director Tsui Hark described ...more

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Flying Swords of Dragon Gate Jet Li, Chia Hui Liu, Louis Fan Flying Swords of Dragon Gate is a 2011 wuxia film directed by Tsui Hark and starring Jet Li, Zhou Xun, Chen Kun, Li Yuchun, Gwei Lun-mei, Louis Fan and Mavis Fan. The film is a remake of Dragon ...more

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Don't Play with Fire Lo Lieh, Ray Lui, David Wu Don't Play with Fire is a 1980 action, crime fiction, thriller film written by Szeto Cheuk-Hon and Tsui Hark and directed by Tsui Hark.

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A Better Tomorrow 3 Chow Yun-Fat, Anita Mui, Tony Leung Ka-fai A Better Tomorrow 3: Love & Death in Saigon is a 1989 Hong Kong action drama film co-produced and directed by Tsui Hark. It is a loosely-based prequel to John Woo's A Better Tomorrow, though ...more

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Missing Isabella Leong, Chang Chen, Angelica Lee Missing is a 2008 drama, horror, thriller, and romance film written by Hark Tsui and Ho Leung Lau and directed by Hark Tsui.

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Shanghai Blues Sylvia Chang, Hark-On Fung, Shing Fui-On Shanghai Blues is a Hong Kong film directed by Tsui Hark, which had its premiere on September 1984. Kenny Bee, Sylvia Chang and Sally Yeh starred in this film. The music is composed by Wong Jim. ...more

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Triangle Simon Yam, Lam Suet, Louis Koo Triangle is a 2007 Hong Kong action film produced and directed by Tsui Hark, Ringo Lam, and Johnnie To. This was the final film directed or co-directed by Ringo Lam, who has since retired as a ...more

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Twin Dragons Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung, David Chiang Twin Dragons is a 1992 Hong Kong action comedy film directed by Ringo Lam and Tsui Hark, and starring Jackie Chan in two roles as a pair of twin brothers. A blockbuster Telugu film titled Hello ...more

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The Lovers Charlie Young, Elvis Tsui, Carrie Ng The Lovers is a 1994 Hong Kong romantic film based on the Chinese legend of the Butterfly Lovers. It was directed and produced by Tsui Hark, and starred Nicky Wu, Charlie Yeung, Elvis Tsui and ...more

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The Master Jet Li, Yuen Wah, Jerry Trimble The Master is a 1989 Hong Kong martial arts film written, produced and directed by Tsui Hark, and starring Jet Li, Yuen Wah and Jerry Trimble. The project was filmed in 1989, but it was not ...more

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Knock Off Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rob Schneider, Paul Sorvino Knock Off is a 1998 American action film directed by Tsui Hark, and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Rob Schneider. The film was released in the United States on September 4, 1998. The title ...more

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Love in the Time of Twilight Eric Kot, Ka-Kui Ho, Ting Cheung Love in the Time of Twilight is a 1995 romantic comedy film written by Sharon Hui and Hark Tsui and Hark Tsui.

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Righting Wrongs Cynthia Rothrock, Yuen Biao, Louis Fan Righting Wrongs is a 1986 Hong Kong action film directed by Corey Yuen, who also co-stars. The film stars Yuen Biao and Cynthia Rothrock. This is the one of Yuen Biao's better known films that ...more

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The Banquet Gong Li, Maggie Cheung, Stephen Chow The Banquet, also known as Party of a Wealthy Family, is a 1991 Hong Kong comedy film. It was quickly filmed for a Hong Kong flood relief charity, after the Yangtze River flooded in July of that ...more

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Aces Go Places 3 Peter Graves, Richard Kiel, Sylvia Chang 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 ...more

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Mad Mission Cho Tat Wah, Carroll Gordon, Dean Shek 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

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The Chinese Feast Leslie Cheung, Vincent Zhao, Anita Yuen The Chinese Feast is a 1995 Hong Kong film co-written, produced and directed by Tsui Hark, and starring Leslie Cheung, Anita Yuen, Kenny Bee, and Law Kar-ying.

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Double Team Dennis Rodman, Mickey Rourke, Jean-Claude Van Damme Double Team is a 1997 American action comedy film directed by Tsui Hark in his American directorial debut and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dennis Rodman and Mickey Rourke. Van Damme plays ...more

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The Butterfly Murders Michelle Yim The Butterfly Murders is a 1979 Hong Kong wuxia film directed by Tsui Hark. It has elements of history and a murder mystery. The film is not widely available on tape or DVD in the West, though ...more

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The Raid Tsui Hark, Tony Leung Ka-fai, Jacky Cheung Hok-yau The Raid is a 1991 Hong Kong action comedy war film directed by Ching Siu-tung and Tsui Hark and starring Dean Shek, Jacky Cheung, Tony Leung, Joyce Godenzi, Fennie Yuen, Paul Chu and Corey ...more

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We're Going to Eat You Norman Chu, Eddy Ko, Melvin Wong We're Going to Eat You is a 1980 Hong Kong horror comedy film directed by Tsui Hark. The film is about a secret agent, Agent 999, who is attempting to capture a thief named Rolex. Agent 999's ...more

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The Warrior The Warrior is a Hong Kong feature film produced in Hong Kong by director Tsui Hark.

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Tristar Leslie Cheung, Anita Yuen, Moses Chan Tristar is a 1996 Hong Kong film directed by Tsui Hark.

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All About Women Zhang Yuqi, Godfrey Gao, Tsui Hark All About Women, originally titled She Ain't Mean and Not All Women Are Bad, is a 2008 Chinese romantic comedy-drama film directed by Tsui Hark. Starring Kitty Zhang, Zhou Xun and Gwei Lun-mei, ...more

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King of Chess Tony Leung Ka-fai, Siu-Hung-Leung, Yim Ho King of Chess is a 1991 drama film directed by Tsui Hark and Yim Ho.

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Black Mask 2: City of Masks Rob Van Dam, Traci Lords, Tyler Mane Black Mask 2: City of Masks is a 2002 Hong Kong action film directed by Tsui Hark. Andy On took over the role of Black Mask when original actor Jet Li opted not to return. The film also starred ...more