Best Tony Leung Chiu-Wai movies

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Best Tony Leung Chiu-Wai movies
We present our ranking of the best Tony Leung Chiu-Wai 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 Tony Leung Chiu-Wai.

TOP 25:
Forced Vengeance
Forced Vengeance
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Young Intern
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Release: 1982
A casino security guard is forced into violence from when the Hong Kong mob threatens his friends.

TOP 24:
Gorgeous
Gorgeous
Original Title: 玻璃樽
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Albert
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Release: 1999
When Ah Bu, a girl from a small fishing town in Taiwan, finds a glass bottle with a romantic message, she travels to Hong Kong to find her prince charming. As it turns out, her prince charming, Albert, happens to be gay. But all is not lost when Ah Bu meets the dashing Chi Wu. Meanwhile, Ah Bu's boyfriend from Taiwan comes looking for her, as the action and romance follow Ah Bu back to Taiwan.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Sandra Ng Kwun-Yu movies?


TOP 23:
The Great Magician
The Great Magician
Original Title: 大魔術師
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Zhang Xian
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Release: 2011
In the early 1920’s, on the streets of Beijing, the nation’s most talented performers have gathered to show off their most spectacular skills. One day, a challenge is set: 50 silver dollars to whoever can reproduce the incredible magic trick “Eight Immortals’ Treat”. Zhang Xian appears amidst the waiting crowd and decides to try his hand at it.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Daniel Wu movies?

TOP 22:
Confession of Pain
Confession of Pain
Original Title: 傷城
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Lau Ching-Hei
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 2006
A detective helps a friend investigate the mysterious death of his father.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Shu Qi movies?

TOP 21:
Game of Death
Game of Death
Original Title: 死亡遊戲
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: David
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1978
A martial arts movie star must fake his death to find the people who are trying to kill him.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bruce Lee movies?


TOP 20:
A Chinese Ghost Story III
A Chinese Ghost Story III
Original Title: 倩女幽魂III:道道道
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Monk Fong
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 1991
Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it is haunted. Fong encounters two evil spirits, the seductive Lotus and her hated sister Butterfly in the temple. Although Fong knows his master wants to capture them, he finds himself being attracted by them so he sets them free. The monks stay at the temple has to be prolonged since Fong carelessly loses the valuable Gold Buddha. Later on, they come to a corrupt local town, while the High Priest meets Yin by chance and a series of misunderstandings evolve. Meanwhile, Fong encounters Lotus again and finds himself falling in love with her.......
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Jacky Cheung movies?

TOP 19:
The Grandmaster
The Grandmaster
Original Title: 一代宗師
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Ip Man
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Release: 2013
Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man moves to Hong Kong and struggles to provide for his family. In the mean time, Gong Er chooses the path of vengeance after her father was killed by Ma San.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Zhang Jin movies?

TOP 18:
Infernal Affairs III
Infernal Affairs III
Original Title: 無間道III: 終極無間
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Chan Wing Yan
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Release: 2003
Infernal Affairs III is a 2003 Hong Kong crime thriller film directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak. It is the third installment in the Infernal Affairs film series, and is both a sequel and a semi-prequel to the original film, as it intercuts events before and after the events in the original.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Anthony Wong movies?


TOP 17:
The Eagle Shooting Heroes
The Eagle Shooting Heroes
Original Title: 射鵰英雄傳之東成西就
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Ou-yang Feng
Genre: Action, Comedy
Release: 1993
A power struggle between the Queen’s treasonous lover and a princess occurs amid musical numbers, slapstick battles, and martial arts acrobatics.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Brigitte Lin movies?

TOP 16:
Lust, Caution
Lust, Caution
Original Title: 色‧戒
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Herr Yi
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Release: 2007
During World War II a secret agent must seduce, then assassinate an official who works for the Japanese puppet government in Shanghai. Her mission becomes clouded when she finds herself falling in love with the man she is assigned to kill.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Joan Chen movies?

TOP 15:

Ashes of Time

Ashes of Time
Original Title: 東邪西毒
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Blind Swordsman
Genre: Action, Drama
Release: 1994
Ouyang Feng is a heartbroken and cynical man who spends his days in the desert, connecting expert swordsmen with those seeking revenge and willing to pay for it. Throughout five seasons in exile, Ouyang spins tales of his clients' unrequited loves and unusual acts of bravery.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Collin Chou movies?


TOP 14:

Red Cliff

Red Cliff
Original Title: 赤壁
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Zhou Yu
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Release: 2008
In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to declare war on the kingdoms of Xu in the west and East Wu in the south. Thus began a military campaign of unprecedented scale. Left with no other hope for survival, the kingdoms of Xu and East Wu formed an unlikely alliance.

TOP 13:

Flowers of Shanghai

Flowers of Shanghai
Original Title: 海上花
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Wang
Genre: Drama
Release: 1998
Women struggle in a Shanghai brothel where everything only appears to be beautiful.

TOP 12:

Cyclo

Cyclo
Original Title: Xích lô
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Poet
Genre: Drama
Release: 1995
Follows a young cyclo (bicycle cab) driver on his poverty-driven descent into criminality in modern-day Ho Chi Minh City. The boy's struggles to scratch out a living for his two sisters and grandfather in the mean streets of the city lead to petty crime on behalf of a mysterious Madame from whom he rents his cyclo.

TOP 11:

2046

2046
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Chow Mo-Wan
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
Release: 2004
Women enter and exit a science fiction author's life, over the course of a few years, after the author loses the woman he considers his one true love.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Takuya Kimura movies?


TOP 10:

Days of Being Wild

Days of Being Wild
Original Title: 阿飛正傳
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Chow Mo-wan
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Release: 1990
Yuddy, a Hong Kong playboy known for breaking girls' hearts, tries to find solace and the truth after discovering the woman who raised him isn't his mother.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Maggie Cheung movies?

TOP 9:

Red Cliff Part II

Red Cliff Part II
Original Title: 赤壁2:決戰天下
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Zhou Yu
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Release: 2009
The battle of Red Cliff continues and the alliance between Xu and East Wu is fracturing. With Cao Cao's massive forces on their doorstep, will the kingdoms of Xu and East Wu survive?

TOP 8:

A City of Sadness

A City of Sadness
Original Title: 悲情城市
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Wen-Ching
Genre: Drama
Release: 1989
Soon after Japan relinquishes control of Taiwan in 1945, the Lin brothers face hardships from the changing culture. Bar owner Wen-heung, the eldest brother, falls foul of local gangsters, Wen-sun disappears, and Wen-leung, scarred by his experiences in the war, ends up in an insane asylum. Deaf-mute photographer Wen-ching, the youngest brother, decides to make a stand and fight the Kuomintang government from China that is assuming power.

TOP 7:

Hero

Hero
Original Title: 英雄
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Broken Sword
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action, History
Release: 2002
One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.
Did you know that this movie is also one of best Bokeem Woodbine movies?

TOP 6:

Hard Boiled

Hard Boiled
Original Title: 辣手神探
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Alan
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Release: 1992
A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an undercover cop who's working as a gangster hitman. They use all means of excessive force to find them.


TOP 5:

Happy Together

Happy Together
Original Title: 春光乍洩
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Lai Yiu-fai
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 1997
A couple take a trip to Argentina in search of a new beginning, but instead find themselves drifting ever further apart.

TOP 4:

Bullet in the Head

Bullet in the Head
Original Title: 喋血街頭
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Ben
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1990
When three close friends escape from Hong Kong to war-time Saigon to start a criminal's life, they all go through a harrowing experience which totally shatters their lives and their friendship forever.

TOP 3:

Infernal Affairs

Infernal Affairs
Original Title: 無間道
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Chan Wing Yan
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2002
Chan Wing Yan, a young police officer, has been sent undercover as a mole in the local mafia. Lau Kin Ming, a young mafia member, infiltrates the police force. Years later, their older counterparts, Chen Wing Yan and Inspector Lau Kin Ming, respectively, race against time to expose the mole within their midst.

TOP 2:

Chungking Express

Chungking Express
Original Title: 重慶森林
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Policeman 663
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release: 1994
Two melancholic Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents.

TOP 1:

In the Mood for Love

In the Mood for Love
Original Title: 花樣年華
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as: Chow Mo-Wan
Genre: Drama, Romance
Release: 2000
Taking place in Hong Kong of 1962, a melancholy story about the love between a woman and a man who live in the same building and one day find out that their husband and wife had an affair with each other.



If you like the best Tony Leung Chiu-Wai movies, then you will also like the best Jacky Cheung movies, where many of their films coincide.