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The Best Russell Wong Movies 

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Updated June 11, 2019 67 votes 24 voters 3.7k views 18 items

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

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

These films, like Twisted and The Tracker include images when available.

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Christopher Walken, Brittany Murphy, Jennifer Beals

Released: 1998

Directed by: Greg Spence

The Prophecy II is a fantasy horror–thriller film and the second motion picture in The Prophecy series. Christopher Walken and Steve Hytner reprise their roles as the Archangel Gabriel and the ...more
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Chris Rock, Ice-T, Judd Nelson

Released: 1991

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

New Jack City is a 1991 American action crime film directed by Mario Van Peebles. In his rise to power, crime lord Nino Brown (Wesley Snipes) stops at nothing to profit off the New York City ...more

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Grace Park, Aaliyah, DMX

Released: 2000

Directed by: Andrzej Bartkowiak

This film is a 2000 American martial arts action film directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak in his directorial debut, and also fight choreography by Corey Yuen, and starring Jet Li and Aaliyah. The ...more

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Brendan Fraser, Maria Bello, Michelle Yeoh

Released: 2008

Directed by: Rob Cohen

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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David Caruso, James Russo, Russell Wong

Released: 1987

Directed by: Abel Ferrara

China Girl is a 1987 film directed by independent filmmaker Abel Ferrara, and written by his longtime partner Nicholas St. John.
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Kyra Sedgwick, Joan Chen, Janine Turner

Released: 1986

Directed by: Daryl Duke

Tai-Pan is a 1986 film directed by Daryl Duke, loosely based on James Clavell's 1966 novel of the same name. While many of the same characters and plot twists are maintained, a few smaller ...more
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Honor Roddy Piper, Linda Park, Don Frye

Released: 2006

Directed by: David Worth

In a world where street gangs collide with the law, neighborhood friends, Raymond and Gabriel, must decide which side of the battle to join. This will be the ultimate fight - the one for power, ...more
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Jessica Harper, Eric Tsang, Russell Wong

Released: 1989

Directed by: Wayne Wang

Eat a Bowl of Tea is a 1989 film directed by Wayne Wang based on the novel of the same name by Louis Chu. It is a Chinese romantic film starring Cora Miao, Russell Wong, Victor Wong, Siu-Ming ...more
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Amanda Peet, Tom Berenger, Master P

Released: 2000

Directed by: Joe Chappelle

Track Down, is a 2000 film about computer hacker Kevin Mitnick, based on the book Takedown by John Markoff and Tsutomu Shimomura. The film was directed by Joe Chappelle and stars Skeet Ulrich ...more
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Samuel L. Jackson, Ashley Judd, Andy Garcia

Released: 2004

Directed by: Philip Kaufman

Twisted is a 2004 American thriller film written by Sarah Thorp and directed by Philip Kaufman. It stars Ashley Judd, Samuel L. Jackson and Andy García. The film is set in San Francisco,
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Kelly Hu, Lia Johnson, Bobby Lee

Released: 2007

Directed by: Chris Chan Lee, Jennifer Sharp

I'm Through with White Girls is a 2007 independent romantic comedy film starring Anthony Montgomery. Directed by Jennifer Sharp, the film was shot in Los Angeles over the course of twenty-four ...more
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Vanishing Son IV Ming-Na Wen, Rebecca Gayheart, Matthew Lillard

Released: 1994

Directed by: John Nicolella

Vanishing Son IV is a 1994 action-drama film directed by John Nicolella.
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The Tracker Lexa Doig, Casper Van Dien, Russell Wong

Released: 2001

Directed by: Jeffrey Alan Schechter

The Tracker is a 2001 action TV movie written by Robert Geoffrion and directed by Jeff Schechter.
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Kelly Hu, Bai Ling, Talia Shire

Released: 2009

Directed by: Anna Chi

Dim Sum Funeral is a 2008 comedy/drama film. It was directed by Anna Chi and stars Kelly Hu, Bai Ling, Russell Wong, Steph Song and Talia Shire.
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The Sanctuary Russell Wong, Erik Markus Schuetz, Intira Jaroenpura

Released: 2009

Directed by: Thanapon Maliwan

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China Cry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Russell Wong Movies
France Nuyen, Julia Nickson-Soul, James Shigeta

Released: 1990

Directed by: James F. Collier

China Cry is a 1990 biographical film set during rise of the communist state in China, based on the book by Nora Lam. It is set in the 1950s based on the true story of Sung Neng Yee. Born into a ...more
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Kelly Hu, Gong Li, Andy Lau

Released: 2011

Directed by: Daming Chen

What Women Want is a 2011 Chinese romantic comedy film remake of the 2000 American film What Women Want. The film stars Andy Lau and Gong Li. It was released in China on the 3rd of February ...more
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Amy Poehler, Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling

Released: 2015

Directed by: Pete Docter

Inside Out is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Pete Docter. In the mind of a young girl, five personified emotions - Joy (Amy Poehler), Sadness (Phyllis Smith), ...more

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