Best Michelle Yeoh movies

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Best Michelle Yeoh movies
We present our ranking of the best Michelle Yeoh movies. Do you love cinema? Or are you looking for a movie of your favorite actor to watch tonight? Surely you have some to see or that you did not know yet about Michelle Yeoh.

TOP 25:
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
Michelle Yeoh as: Zi Juan
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Release: 2008
Archaeologist Rick O'Connell travels to China, pitting him against an emperor from the 2,000-year-old Han dynasty who's returned from the dead to pursue a quest for world domination. This time, O'Connell enlists the help of his wife and son to quash the so-called 'Dragon Emperor' and his abuse of supernatural power.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best John Hannah movies?

TOP 24:
Babylon A.D.
Babylon A.D.
Michelle Yeoh as: Schwester Rebecca
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2008
A veteran-turned-mercenary is hired to take a young woman with a secret from post-apocalyptic Eastern Europe to New York City.


TOP 23:
Master Z: Ip Man Legacy
Master Z: Ip Man Legacy
Original Title: 葉問外傳:張天志
Michelle Yeoh as: Sis Ha
Genre: Action
Release: 2018
Following his defeat by Master Ip, Cheung Tin Chi tries to make a life with his young son in Hong Kong, waiting tables at a bar that caters to expats. But it s not long before the mix of foreigners, money, and triad leaders draw him once again to the fight.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Liu Yan movies?

TOP 22:
Mechanic: Resurrection
Mechanic: Resurrection
Michelle Yeoh as: Mei
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 2016
Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like accidents.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jessica Alba movies?

TOP 21:
Morgan
Morgan
Michelle Yeoh as: Dr. Lui Cheng
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2016
A corporate risk-management consultant must determine whether or not to terminate an artificial being's life that was made in a laboratory environment.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Rose Leslie movies?


TOP 20:
Far North
Far North
Michelle Yeoh as: Saiva
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance, Crime
Release: 2008
In the arctic, as Saiva is being born, a shaman declares that she is evil and will bring harm to all who become involved with her. Saiva is cast out of her tribe of herders and grows up to live a nomadic existence with Anja, a young woman she adopts as an infant. Then Loki, an injured and starving soldier, stumbles into their isolated lives. The women nurse him back to health, but treachery, violence and doom await them all.

TOP 19:
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny
Michelle Yeoh as: Yu Shu Lien
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Release: 2016
A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jason Scott Lee movies?

TOP 18:
Once a Cop
Once a Cop
Original Title: 超級警察2 超級計劃
Michelle Yeoh as: Jessica Yang Jian Wa
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Release: 1993
As a crime wave sweeps through Hong Kong, the police call Jessica Yang (Yeoh), a rising star in the ranks, to help stop a notorious gang of thieves! What Jessica doesn't realize is that her boyfriend - recently discharged from the force - is the leader of this ruthless crime ring!


TOP 17:
Tomorrow Never Dies
Tomorrow Never Dies
Michelle Yeoh as: Wai Lin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Release: 1997
A deranged media mogul is staging international incidents to pit the world's superpowers against each other. Now James Bond must take on this evil mastermind in an adrenaline-charged battle to end his reign of terror and prevent global pandemonium.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Teri Hatcher movies?

TOP 16:
The Heroic Trio
The Heroic Trio
Original Title: 東方三俠
Michelle Yeoh as: Ching
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Release: 1993
Tung and Ching were both adopted by the same master. But later Ching was abducted by the eunuch-Chan. Ching grew up and became scientist Li's assistant and Tung married officer Lau. Chat had escaped from Chan at 15 and became a thief-catcher. During Chan's intrigue the trio united to become "The heroines of the East".
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Anthony Wong movies?

TOP 15:

True Legend

True Legend
Original Title: 苏乞儿
Michelle Yeoh as: Sister Yu
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Release: 2010
Su Qi-Er, a wealthy man living during the Qing Dynasty who loses his fortune and reputation as a result of a conspiracy against him. After being forced out onto the streets, Su dedicates his life to martial arts and reemerges as a patriotic hero known as the "King of Beggars."
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jay Chou movies?


TOP 14:

Police Story 3: Super Cop

Police Story 3: Super Cop
Original Title: 警察故事 III:超級警察
Michelle Yeoh as: Capt Yang Chien Hua
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1992
A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Lo Lieh movies?

TOP 13:

Reign of Assassins

Reign of Assassins
Original Title: 剑雨
Michelle Yeoh as: Zeng Jing
Genre: Action, History
Release: 2010
Set in ancient China, Zeng Jing is a skilled assassin who finds herself in possession of a mystical Buddhist monk's remains. She begins a quest to return the remains to its rightful resting place, and thus places herself in mortal danger because a team of assassins is in a deadly pursuit to possess the remains which holds an ancient power-wielding secret.

TOP 12:

Kung Fu Panda 2

Kung Fu Panda 2
Michelle Yeoh as: The Soothsayer (voice)
Genre: Animation, Family
Release: 2011
Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. It is up to Po and The Furious Five to journey across China to face this threat and vanquish it. But how can Po stop a weapon that can stop kung fu? He must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins; only then will he be able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best James Hong movies?

TOP 11:

Twinkle, Twinkle, Lucky Stars

Twinkle, Twinkle, Lucky Stars
Original Title: 夏日福星
Michelle Yeoh as: Judo Instructor
Genre: Action, Comedy
Release: 1985
The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their lives, and that of a key witness in an upcoming trial. They must battle their way through and with the help of Muscles, take down the bad guys.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sandra Ng Kwun-Yu movies?


TOP 10:

The Children of Huang Shi

The Children of Huang Shi
Original Title: 黃石的孩子
Michelle Yeoh as: Mrs. Wang
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 2008
About young British journalist, George Hogg, who with the assistance of a courageous Australian nurse, saves a group of orphaned children during the Japanese occupation of China in 1937.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best David Wenham movies?

TOP 9:

The Lady

The Lady
Michelle Yeoh as: Aung San Suu Kyi
Genre: Drama
Release: 2011
The story of Aung San Suu Kyi as she becomes the core of Burma's democracy movement, and her relationship with her husband, writer Michael Aris.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Freya Mavor movies?

TOP 8:

Wing Chun

Wing Chun
Michelle Yeoh as: Yim Wing Chun
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Release: 1994
Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. Ultimately, she must dish out "lessons" again and again and again until the respect for her remarkable skills is finally won.

TOP 7:

Sunshine

Sunshine
Michelle Yeoh as: Corazon
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2007
Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last hope.

TOP 6:

Tai-Chi Master

Tai-Chi Master
Original Title: 太极张三丰
Michelle Yeoh as: Qiu Xue (Falling Snow)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1993
Falsely accused for cheating in a martial arts competition, two boyhood friends are banished from their Shaolin Temple and go their separate ways. As adults, they join opposing sides in a civil war. When one betrays the other, they settle their differences mano-a-mano.


TOP 5:

Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians
Michelle Yeoh as: Eleanor Sung-Young
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2018
An American-born Chinese economics professor accompanies her boyfriend to Singapore for his best friend's wedding, only to get thrust into the lives of Asia's rich and famous.

TOP 4:

Last Christmas

Last Christmas
Michelle Yeoh as: Santa
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 2019
Kate is a young woman who has a habit of making bad decisions, and her last date with disaster occurs after she accepts work as Santa's elf for a department store. However, after she meets Tom there, her life takes a new turn.

TOP 3:

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Original Title: 卧虎藏龙
Michelle Yeoh as: Yu Shu Lien
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Release: 2000
Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.

TOP 2:

Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha
Michelle Yeoh as: Mameha
Genre: History, Romance
Release: 2005
A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.

TOP 1:

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Michelle Yeoh as: Aleta Ogord
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Release: 2017
The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.



If you like the best Michelle Yeoh movies, then you will also like the best Maggie Cheung movies, where many of their films coincide.