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The Best Tony Leung Chiu Wai Movies  

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

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This list below has everything from My Heart Is That Eternal Rose to Chinese Odyssey 2002.

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Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Faye Wong, Takeshi Kaneshiro
Chungking Express is a 1994 Hong Kong drama film written and directed by Wong Kar-wai. The film consists of two stories told in sequence, each about a lovesick Hong Kong policeman mulling over ...more

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Maggie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Roy Cheung
In the Mood for Love is a 2000 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai, starring Maggie Cheung and Tony Leung. The film premiered on 20 May 2000, at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival, where it was ...more

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Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Edison Chen
Infernal Affairs is a 2002 Hong Kong thriller film directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak. It tells the story of a police officer who infiltrates a triad, and a police officer secretly working for ...more

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Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Carina Lau
Infernal Affairs III is a 2003 Hong Kong crime thriller film directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak. It is the third and final installment in the Infernal Affairs film series, and is both a sequel ...more
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Leslie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Chang Chen
Happy Together is a 1997 drama, romance film written and directed by Kar Wai Wong.
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Chow Yun-Fat, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Philip Kwok
Hard Boiled is a 1992 Hong Kong action film written and directed by John Woo, and starring Chow Yun-fat as Inspector "Tequila" Yuen, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as Tony an undercover cop, and ...more

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Zhang Ziyi, Gong Li, Maggie Cheung
2046 is a 2004 Hong Kong-Chinese film written and directed by Wong Kar-wai. It is a loose sequel to the 1991 Hong Kong film Days of Being Wild and the 2000 Hong Kong film In the Mood for Love. ...more

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Zhao Wei, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Takeshi Kaneshiro
Sun Shangxiang has infiltrated Cao Cao's camp and she has been secretly noting details and sending them via a pigeon to Zhuge Liang. Meanwhile Cao Cao's army is seized with a plague of typhoid ...more

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Zhao Wei, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Takeshi Kaneshiro
Red Cliff is a Chinese epic film from 2008-2009, based on the Battle of Red Cliffs and the events at the end of the Han dynasty and immediately prior to the Three Kingdoms period in ancient ...more

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Zhang Ziyi, Jet Li, Maggie Cheung
Hero is a 2002 wuxia film directed by Zhang Yimou. Starring Jet Li as the nameless protagonist, the film is based on the story of Jing Ke's attempt on the King of Qin in 227 BC. Hero was first ...more

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Zhang Ziyi, Song Hye-kyo, Cung Le
The Grandmaster is a 2013 Hong Kong-Chinese martial arts drama film directed by Wong Kar-wai and based on the life of Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man. Ip Man's (Tony Leung) peaceful existence is ...more
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Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Maggie Shiu, Lam Suet
The Longest Nite is a Hong Kong 1998 film directed by Patrick Yau and Johnnie To. The film was produced by To and Wai Ka-Fai along with their production company, Milkyway Image.
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Cecilia Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Kelly Chen
Tokyo Raiders is a 2000 Hong Kong action film set in Hong Kong and Tokyo, directed by Jingle Ma and starring Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Ekin Cheng and Kelly Chen. The success of the film led to the ...more
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Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai
The Eagle Shooting Heroes is a 1993 Hong Kong comedy film directed by Jeffrey Lau. It is a parody of Louis Cha's novel The Legend of the Condor Heroes.
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Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Simon Yam, Jacky Cheung Hok-yau
Bullet in the Head is a 1990 Hong Kong action film written, produced, edited and directed by John Woo, who played Police Inspector, and starring Tony Leung, Jacky Cheung, Waise Lee and Simon
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Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Le Cong Tuan Anh, Tran Nu Yen Khe
Cyclo is a 1995 film by Tran Anh Hung. It stars Lê Văn Lộc, Tony Leung Chiu Wai and Trần Nữ Yên Khê. The film won the Golden Lion at the 52nd Venice International Film ...more
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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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Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung, Tony Leung Chiu Wai
Ashes of Time is a 1994 Hong Kong film written and directed by Wong Kar-wai, and loosely based on four characters from Jin Yong's novel The Legend of the Condor Heroes. Wong completely eschews ...more

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Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau
Days of Being Wild is a 1990 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai. The film stars some of the best-known actors and actresses in Hong Kong, including Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung, ...more
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Shu Qi, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Richie Ren
Seoul Raiders is a 2005 Hong Kong action film co-written and directed by Jingle Ma and starring Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Richie Jen and Shu Qi. The film is a sequel to the 2000 film Tokyo Raiders.
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The Silent War Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Zhou Xun, Mavis Fan
The Silent War is a 2012 Chinese-Hong Kong thriller film directed by Alan Mak and Felix Chong. The film won Best Cinematography at the 32nd Hong Kong Film Award.
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The Great Magician Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Tsui Hark, Daniel Wu
The Great Magician is a 2011 Chinese-language action fantasy film directed by Derek Yee and starring Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Lau Ching-wan and Zhou Xun.
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He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Carina Lau, Valerie Chow
He Ain't Heavy, He's My Father aka. He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother is a 1993 Hong Kong comedy-drama film directed by Peter Chan and starring Tony Leung Ka-fai, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Carina Lau, ...more
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Jackie Chan, Shu Qi, Stephen Chow
Gorgeous is a 1999 Hong Kong action romantic comedy film written and directed by Vincent Kok who played Lo's assistant, and also written and produced by Jackie Chan, who also starred in the ...more
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Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Jack Kao, Tsai Chen-nan
A City of Sadness is a 1989 Taiwanese historical drama film directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien. It tells the story of a family embroiled in the tragic "White Terror" that was wrought on the ...more