The funkier cousin to Chungking Express, director Wong Kar Wai looks at five fallen angels who suffer love and loss amidst the crime and chaos of Hong Kong’s neon nights. Karen Mok won Best Supporting Actress in the 15th Hong Kong Film Awards for her remarkable role as a broken-hearted party girl.
Leon Lai, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Michelle Reis, Charlie Young, Karen Mok
A young student takes shelter from a storm in a deserted temple. He meets and falls in love with a beautiful girl who is possessed by a hideous tree spirit inhabiting the temple. The student seeks help from a Taoist priest to kill the tree spirit and free the girl, hoping to protect his beloved who is a ghost.
A young Hong Kong man, Tang Lung arrives at Rome to help a friend of his family, a girl called Chen Ching-hua. She has been threatened by local gangsters who want to takeover her restaurant. Soon after Tang's arrival, the gangsters appear at the restaurant and force Chen to sign over the deed. They laugh at the Chinese style of fighting. Angry Tang challenges and defeats them in an excellent show of his fighting skills. The mastermind of the gang orders Tang's assassination. When this fails, the gang leader hires an international Karate champion form the United States in a last attempt to kill Tang. Tang meets the American in a coliseum and they fight like gladiators to the death.
A classic fantasy action movie about the epic battles between celestial swordsmen and the Evil Force. Set on the mythical Zu mountain range, a mysterious land where ordinary men dare not venture, the legend has it that skilful swordsmen protect civilians by fending off evil. Featuring Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao and Adam Cheng and directed by Tsui Hark.
Adam Cheng, Brigitte Lin, Moon Lee, Sammo Hung, Yuen Biao, Damian Lau, Norman Tsui
Wong Hsia Yuan is a traditional kung fu master whose academy is on the brink of closure. Chan Mei Ling arrives from U.S. to revitalize the academy but her way of recruiting students is going beyond questionably legal. Yuan is furious, but when the local triads enter the picture, Yuan and Ling join hands to take back the neighborhood.
Liu Chia Liang, Kara Hui, Gordon Liu, Chang Chan Peng
Derek Yee is a magic solar baby sent Earthbound by a benevolent god, raised by an old carpenter, has martial art superpowers and "green kryptonite" loses them during solar eclipses. That's when the evil baby counterpart shows up. Demon-paced martial arts action by Jackie Chan's kung-fu classmates Yuan Pin and Yuen Hua compliments Toho Studio style special optical effects.
Lung (Jackie Chan) is now transferred to be the police head of Sai Wan district, and has to contend with a gangster kingpin, anti-Manchu revolutionaries, some runaway pirates, Manchu Loyalists and a corrupt police superintendent.
Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung, Rosamund Kwan, Carina Lau
The Mad Monk
Cast: Stephen Chow, Maggie Cheung, Ng Man Tat, Anthony Wong
Cast: Andy Lau, Ekin Cheng, Nick Cheung, Zhao Wei
Cast: Jet Li, Eric Tsang, Simon Yam, Gigi Leung
Cast: Sean Lau, Carmen Lee, Alex Fong
Out of the Dark
Cast: Stephen Chow, Karen Mok, Lo Hsiung, Huang Yi Fei
A Japanese tycoon suspects that he will be murdered and sets up a hundred million bounty for the killer before he dies. When he is killed by the “King of the Hitmen”, many come after the bounty including a kind killer Fu and the tycoon’s own grandson. Fu eventually wins the bounty and becomes the new “King of the Hitmen”.
Two Hong Kong urban love stories depicting two Hong Kong policemen, both jilted by ex-lovers and falling in love again. One falls for a mysterious female underworld figure while the other is in love with a beautiful and witty server at a fast food restaurant he frequents.
Tony Leung, Brigitte Lin, Faye Wong, Takeshi Kaneshiro
Tu Meng Fei makes his way to the world after completing his kung fu training. En route, he rescues Mu Wan Erh and Li San Nan from a band of thugs and later learnt of a 20-year conflict between the evil Thunder Gang Chief Leng Tian Lei and the Dragon Sect. Mu’s lost father is none other than the Thunder Gang Chief, who also killed Li’s father…
Fleur is the blue angel in one of Hong Kong's bordellos and night clubs. She falls in love with the "12th Master" Chan, heir to a chain of pharmacies. They agree to a suicide pact, Fleur dies but Chan is saved. 50 years later, Fleur's ghost appears in a newspaper office, wanting to place an ad to find Chan, who never arrived in the afterlife.