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The Best Sammo Hung Movies  

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

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

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Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Lam Ching-ying
The Prodigal Son is a 1981 Hong Kong martial arts film starring Yuen Biao, and also written and directed by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film. The film was released on 22 December 1981 ...more
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Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Pai Wei
Magnificent Butcher is a 1979 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Yuen Woo-ping, and starring Sammo Hung, Kwan Tak-hing, Yuen Biao, Wei Pai, Lee Hoi San, Chiang Kam, Fan Mei Sheng, Fung Ging ...more
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Sammo Hung, Lau Kar-leung, Billy Chow
Pedicab Driver is a 1989 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by and starring Sammo Hung, who portrays the leader of a crew of cycle rickshaw drivers in 1930s Macau. The movie features guest ...more
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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao
Wheels on Meals is a 1984 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film written and directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao.
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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao
Project A is a 1983 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film written and directed by Jackie Chan, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Sammo Hung and Yuen Biao. The film was released ...more
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Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Lam Ching-ying
Encounters of the Spooky Kind is a 1980 Hong Kong martial arts comedy horror film written and directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the lead role. The film was produced by Hung's ...more
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Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Lau Kar-wing
Warriors Two is a 1978 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Bryan Leung, Casanova Wong and Fung Hak-on. Leung plays the ...more
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Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Lau Kar-wing
Knockabout is a 1979 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film directed by Sammo Hung and starring Hung and Yuen Biao.
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Cynthia Rothrock, Sammo Hung, Bolo Yeung
Millionaires Express, aka Shanghai Express, is a 1986 Hong Kong martial arts action western film written and directed by Sammo Hung. Film starred Hung, Yuen Biao, Rosamund Kwan, Mei-sheng Fan ...more
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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao
Dragons Forever is a 1988 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film directed by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao. The three actors, known ...more
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Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Lam Ching-ying
Eastern Condors is a 1987 Hong Kong action film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the lead role. The film co-stars Yuen Biao, Joyce Godenzi, Yuen Wah, Lam Ching-ying, Yuen Woo-ping, ...more
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Sammo Hung, Lau Kar-wing, Bryan Leung
Odd Couple is a 1979 Hong Kong film directed by Lau Kar Wing, who also stars, alongside Sammo Hung. It was the first film to be released by Gar Bo Motion Picture Company, an independent ...more
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Donnie Yen, Sammo Hung, Darren Shahlavi
Ip Man 2 is a 2010 Hong Kong biographical martial arts film loosely based on the life of Ip Man, a grandmaster of the martial art Wing Chun. A sequel to the 2008 film Ip Man, Ip Man 2 was ...more
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Sammo Hung, Wilson Tong, Bryan Leung
The Victim is a humorous Hong Kong action film directed by Sammo Hung released in 1980. Starring Hung and Bryan Leung Kar Yan, the film is also known as Lightning Kung Fu and San bat yau gei. ...more
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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Lam Ching-ying
Heart of Dragon is a 1985 Hong Kong martial arts action drama film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the lead role. The film co-stars Jackie Chan, Emily Chu and Mang Hoi. It also ...more
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Sammo Hung, Lam Ching-ying, Feng Feng
Enter the Fat Dragon is a 1978 Hong Kong martial arts film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the film. The film is mostly a parody of the Bruce Lee's 1972 film Way of the Dragon, and a ...more
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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao
My Lucky Stars is a 1985 Hong Kong action film directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao. It is the second film in the Lucky Stars series. ...more
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Sammo Hung, Lam Ching-ying, Dean Shek
The Iron-Fisted Monk is a 1977 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Sammo Hung in his directorial debut, who also starred in the lead role. The film co-stars Chan Sing and James ...more
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Donnie Yen, Sammo Hung, Wu Jing
SPL: Sha Po Lang is a 2005 Hong Kong action film written and directed by Yip Wai-shun, and starring Donnie Yen, Simon Yam and Sammo Hung. The film was released in thes Hong Kong on 18 November ...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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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao
Winners and Sinners is a 1983 Hong Kong action comedy film written and directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao. It was the first in the ...more
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Sammo Hung, Lau Kar-wing, Carrie Ng
Skinny Tiger, Fatty Dragon is a 1990 Hong Kong action film directed by Lau Kar-wing, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Sammo Hung and Karl Maka. The trio had worked together in the ...more
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Sammo Hung, Lau Kar-wing
Dirty Tiger, Crazy Frog is a 1978 Hong Kong kung fu film directed by Karl Maka, starring Sammo Hung and Lau Kar Wing. The two leads also shared action directing duties. The film was one of two ...more
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Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung, Gabrielle Fitzpatrick
Mr. Nice Guy is a 1997 Hong Kong action film directed by Sammo Hung, who makes a cameo as an unfortunate cyclist. The film stars Jackie Chan and Richard Norton. The film was released in the Hong ...more
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Michelle Yeoh, Cynthia Rothrock, Sammo Hung
Yes, Madam is a 1985 Hong Kong action film directed by Corey Yuen, and produced by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Michelle Khan as Senior Inspector Ng who teams up ...more