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How many movies with China in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with China in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with China in the title? Categorizing movies by words in their titles is kind of uncommon, but that's a big part of why this list is so fun to scroll through. There's probably one movie with China in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.

Notable films with china in the title include Big Trouble in Little China, The China Syndrome, and Once Upon a Time in China II, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the China movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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Big Trouble in Little China is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Big Trouble in Little China Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, John Carpenter Big Trouble in Little China is a 1986 American action film directed by John Carpenter, and starring Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, Dennis Dun and James Hong. The film was released in the United ...more

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The China Syndrome is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
The China Syndrome Jane Fonda, Michael Douglas, Jack Lemmon The China Syndrome is a 1979 American thriller film that tells the story of a television reporter and her cameraman who discover safety coverups at a nuclear power plant. It stars Jane Fonda, ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China II is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
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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China Cry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Cry France Nuyen, Julia Nickson-Soul, James Shigeta 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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China Moon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Moon Ed Harris, Madeleine Stowe, Benicio del Toro China Moon is a 1994 American neo-noir film directed by John Bailey and starring Ed Harris, Benicio del Toro and Madeleine Stowe. It was written by Roy Carlson. It was filmed in 1991 but ...more

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China White Serpentine is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China White Serpentine Emily Haack, William Clifton, Eli DeGeer China White Serpentine is a 2003 drama horror film written and directed by Robin Garrels and Eric Stanze.

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36 China Town is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
36 China Town Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor 36 China Town is a 2006 Bollywood comedy murder mystery film directed by Abbas-Mustan. A Bollywood adaptation of Once Upon A Crime, the film is a murder mystery that follows the investigation of ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
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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Made In China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Made In China Made in China is 2011 documentary film directed by Jian Du.

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Chandni Chowk to China is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Chandni Chowk to China Deepika Padukone, Akshay Kumar, Mithun Chakraborty Chandni Chowk to China is a 2009 film directed by Nikhil Advani.

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From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Ster... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China Isaac Stern From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China is a 1980 documentary film about Western culture breaking into China produced and directed by Murray Lerner. It portrays the famous violinist and music ...more

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From China with Love is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
From China with Love Jürgen Prochnow, Burt Kwouk, Christine Reinhart

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The New China is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
The New China The New China is a 1950 Soviet documentary film directed by Sergei Gerasimov. It was entered into the 1951 Cannes Film Festival.

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China is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Loretta Young, Alan Ladd, William Bendix China is a 1943 drama film directed by John Farrow.

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Legendary Weapons of China is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Legendary Weapons of China Chia Hui Liu, Alexander Fu Sheng, Lau Kar-leung Legendary Weapons of China is a 1982 martial arts fantasy film directed by Lau Kar-Leung. It takes place during the late Qing Dynasty when Empress Dowager Cixi dispatches her agents to various ...more

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China O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China O'Brien Cynthia Rothrock, Richard Norton, Doug Wright China O'Brien is a martial arts film starring actress and martial artist Cynthia Rothrock.

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Once Upon a Time in China and ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Once Upon a Time in China and America Jet Li, Roger Yuan, Richard Ng Once Upon a Time in China and America, also known as Once Upon a Time in China VI, is a 1997 Hong Kong martial arts action film co-written and produced by Tsui Hark and directed by Sammo Hung, ...more

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China Blue is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Blue China Blue is a 2005 documentary film directed by Micha Peled. It follows the life of Jasmine Li, a young seventeen-year-old worker from Sichuan province, in a Chinese jeans factory, Lifeng ...more

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Once Upon a Time in China III is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
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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China 9 Liberty 37 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China 9 Liberty 37 Jenny Agutter, Warren Oates, Sam Peckinpah China 9, Liberty 37 is an Italian-Spanish 1978 western film directed by Monte Hellman, starring Warren Oates, Jenny Agutter, and Fabio Testi. The film was shot in locations in Spain and Italy by ...more

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Digging to China is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Digging to China Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Bacon, Mary Stuart Masterson Digging to China is a 1998 American drama film that marked the directorial debut of actor Timothy Hutton and the screen debut of Evan Rachel Wood. The screenplay by Karen Janszen focuses on the ...more

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High Road to China is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
High Road to China Tom Selleck, Wilford Brimley, Brian Blessed High Road to China is a 1983 adventure-romance film, set in the 1920s, starring Tom Selleck as a hard-drinking biplane pilot hired by society heiress Eve "Evie" Tozer to find her ...more

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China Beach is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Beach China Beach is an American dramatic television series set at an evacuation hospital during the Vietnam War. The title refers to My Khe beach in the city of Đà Nẵng, Vietnam, which was ...more

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China Gate is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Gate Paresh Rawal, Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri China Gate is a 1998 Bollywood film directed by Rajkumar Santoshi. It is a "humble tribute to the late Akira Kurosawa", crediting Seven Samurai as its inspiration and starred Samir ...more

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Old Treasures from New China is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title

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China O'Brien II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China O'Brien II Cynthia Rothrock, Richard Norton China O'Brien II is a 1991 film directed by Robert Clouse. It stars Cynthia Rothrock and Richard Norton. It is a sequel to the 1990 film China O'Brien.

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Inside Fighting China is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Inside Fighting China Inside Fighting China is a 1941 Canadian short documentary film directed by Stuart Legg, and narrated by Lorne Greene. The film documents China's resistance to Japan's invasion during World War ...more

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Explore: China is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Explore: China To uncover some of China's mysteries, Charles Annenberg Weingarten and the Explore team set out on a three-week fact-finding mission through Beijing, Shanghai, Tibet, Wolong, Xi'an and beyond. ...more

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Bird’s Nest - Herzog & de Meur... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Bird’s Nest - Herzog & de Meuron in China Bird's Nest - Herzog & de Meuron in China is a 2008 documentary film written by Christopher Schaub and directed by Christopher Schaub and Michael Schindeim.

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My Beloved China is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
My Beloved China Ren Chengwei, Yuan Yuan, Zhang Xiaolin My Beloved China is a film directed by Xueyang Hu.

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The China Shop is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
The China Shop The China Shop is a short animated Disney cartoon, it was released in 1934 in the Silly Symphonies series. The short was directed by Wilfred Jackson and is told to be a step ahead in the ...more

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They Chose China is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title

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Oil for the Lamps of China is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Oil for the Lamps of China Pat O'Brien, Josephine Hutchinson Oil for the Lamps of China is a 1935 drama film starring Pat O'Brien and Josephine Hutchinson. It is based on the novel of the same name by Alice Tisdale Hobart. A man blindly puts his faith in ...more

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The China Lake Murders is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
The China Lake Murders Tom Skerritt, Michael Parks, Lonny Chapman The China Lake Murders is a television movie starring Tom Skerritt. This 1990 film is about a small desert town that experiences a series of murders. The film was rated PG-13 and first aired on ...more

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Daddie's Little Piece of Dresd... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Daddie's Little Piece of Dresden China Daddy's Little Bit of Dresden China is a 1988 short film by British animator Karen Watson. The animation is an autobiographical account of Watson's childhood, during which she was molested by ...more

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The China Plate is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
The China Plate The China Plate is a 1931 Silly Symphonies animated film.

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China Rose is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Rose George C. Scott, Ali MacGraw, Michael Biehn

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Once Upon a Time in China is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
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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The Battle of China is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
The Battle of China The Battle of China was the sixth film of Frank Capra's Why We Fight propaganda film series.

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Attack on a China Mission is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Attack on a China Mission Attack on a China Mission is a 1900 British short silent drama film, directed by James Williamson, showing some sailors coming to the rescue of the wife of a missionary killed by Boxers. The ...more

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Last Hero in China is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Last Hero in China Jet Li, Anita Yuen, Bryan Leung Last Hero in China is a 1993 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Wong Jing. It is a derivative of the Once Upon a Time in China film series, and unlike other imitations, it can ...more

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China Heavyweight is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Heavyweight China Heavyweight is a 2012 documentary film by the Chinese-Canadian documentary film director Yung Chang and released by EyeSteelFilm. It is Yung Chang's second long feature documentary film ...more

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China Girl is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Girl David Caruso, James Russo, Russell Wong 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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China Venture is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Venture Edmond O'Brien, Lee Strasberg, Leo Gordon China Venture is a 1953 film directed by Don Siegel. The plot concerns an American patrol sent into South China during World War II to rescue an important prisoner held by Chinese guerrillas.

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China Seas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Seas Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Rosalind Russell China Seas is a 1935 adventure film starring Clark Gable as a brave sea captain, Jean Harlow as his brassy paramour, and Wallace Beery as an extremely suspicious-looking character. The ...more

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China Clipper is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Clipper Humphrey Bogart, Henry B. Walthall, Pat O'Brien China Clipper is a 1936 drama film directed by Ray Enright.

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China Gate is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Gate Nat King Cole, Angie Dickinson, Lee Van Cleef China Gate is a 1957 Hollywood Cinemascope war film written, produced and directed by Samuel Fuller and released through 20th Century Fox.

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Shadow of China is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
Shadow of China Sam Neill, Vivian Wu, John Lone Shadow of China is a 1990 drama film directed by Mitsuo Yanagimachi.

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China Passage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Passage Billy Gilbert, Frank M. Thomas, Anita Colby China Passage is a 1937 adventure film written by Taylor Caven and directed by Edward Killy.

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China Town is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With China in the Title
China Town Shammi Kapoor, Madan Puri, Helen China Town is a 1962 Hindi film directed by Shakti Samanta, under Shakti Films. Written by Ranjan Bose and music by Ravi. It is a black-and-white movie, starring Shammi Kapoor in a double role, ...more