Here is my Top List of Chinese films Numbers 21 - 30.  I will later post 31 - 50. You may also want to start at the beginning with my top ten Chinese movies list.

Number 21

Painted Skin (2008)

Painted Skin
Painted Skin Movie Poster


Director: Gordon Chan


Cast:

... Pang Yong
... Xiao Wei
... Chen Peirong
... Xia Bin
... Wang Sheng
... Xiao Yi
... Xiahou Xiang
       


Also Known As:
Hua Pi
Wa Pei

Country: Singapore, China, Hong Kong

Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 25 September 2008
Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Fantasy


Painted Skin at the Internet Movie Database
Painted Skin at Sina Entertainment
Painted Skin at Sohu Entertainment
Painted Skin at Baidu Entertainment
Painted Skin at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2008/Painted%20Skin.html

Number 22

Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)


Warriors of Heaven and Earth Movie Poster


Director:
He Ping

Cast:

Also Known As:
Tian Di Ying Xiong

Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Language: Mandarin, Japanese
Release Date: 23 September 2003
Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

Warriors of Heaven and Earth at the Internet Movie Database


Source:
http://chinesemov.com/2003/Warriors%20of%20Heaven%20and%20Earth.html

Number 23

The White Dragon (2004)


The White Dragon Movie Poster


Director: 
Wilson Yip

Cast:

Also Known As:
Fei Hap Siu Baak Lung

Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese, French, English
Release Date: 28 October 2004
Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

Photos

The White Dragon, Cecilia Cheung
The White Dragon Movie Poster 2

The White Dragon at the Internet Movie Database


Source:
http://chinesemov.com/2004/The%20White%20Dragon.html

Number 24

A World Without Thieves (2004)


Director:
Feng Xiaogang

Cast:

... Wang Bo
... Wang Li
... Uncle Bill
... Xiao Ye
... Sha Gen
... Fat robber
... Thin robber
... General Manager Liu
... Four-eyes
... Mrs. Liu
... Thief Number Two
... Public security Han
... Policewoman

Also Known As:
Tian Xia Wu Zei

Country: China, Hong Kong
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 9 December 2004
Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama



A World Without Thieves at the Internet Movie Database
A World Without Thieves at Yahoo! Movies

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2004/A%20World%20Without%20Thieves.html

Number 25

The Banquet (2006)

The Banquet Movie Poster


Director:
Feng Xiaogang

Cast:

... Empress Wan      
... Emperor Li
... Prince Wu Luan
... Qing Nu
... Minister Yin Taichang
... General Yin Sun
... Chamberlain

... Governor Pei Hong
... Ling
... Messenger
... Pharmacist
... Imperial Guard
... Imperial Guard

Also Known As:
Ye Yan
Legend of the Black Scorpion

Country: China
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 14 September 2006
Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, War

The Banquet at the Internet Movie Database
The Banquet at Sina Entertainment
The Banquet at Sohu Entertainment
The Banquet at Baidu Entertainment
The Banquet at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2006/The%20Banquet.html

Number 26

The Beast Stalker (2008)

The Beast Stalker
The Beast Stalker Movie Poster


Director:
Dante Lam

Cast:

Also Known As:
Ching Yan

Country: Hong Kong

Language: Cantonese
Release Date: 27 November 2008
Runtime: 109 min

Genre: Action, Thriller

The Beast Stalker at the Internet Movie Database
The Beast Stalker at Sina Entertainment
The Beast Stalker at Sohu Entertainment
The Beast Stalker at QQ Entertainment
The Beast Stalker at Baidu Entertainment
The Beast Stalker at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2008/The%20Beast%20Stalker.html

Number 27

Bodyguards and Assassins (2009)

Bodyguards and Assassins Movie Poster, 2009, Leon Lai, Donnie Yen
Bodyguards and Assassins Movie Poster


Director:
Teddy Chan

Cast:

... The Gambler / Shen Chongyang
... The Beggar / Liu Yubai
... The Tycoon / Li Yutang
... The Revolutionary / Chen Shaobai
... The Richshaw Man / A'Si
... The Assassin / Yan Xiaoguo
... The Policeman / Smith
... The Concubine / Yue Ru
... The Fugitive / Fang Tian
... The Henchman / Sa Zhenshan
... The Fiancée / A'Chun
... The Diva / Fang Hong
... The Heir / Li Chongguang
... Assassin Bai Que
... Yang Quyun
... Sun Yat-Sen
... Liu Yubai's Lover
... Wang Fuming
... Sun Yat-Sen's mother
... A'Chun's father
... Assassin Hei Man


Also Known As:
Shi Yue Wei Cheng
Sap Yueh Wai Sing

Country: China, Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese
Release Date: 18 December 2009
Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History


Source: http://chinesemov.com/2009/Bodyguards%20and%20Assassins.html

Number 28

Kung Fu Mahjong 2 (2005)

Kung Fu Mahjong 2 Movie Poster


Director:
Wong Jing

Cast:

Also Known As:
Jeuk Sing 2 Gi Ji Mor Tin Hau

Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese
Release Date: November 2005
Genre: Comedy

Kung Fu Mahjong 2 at the Internet Movie Database
Kung Fu Mahjong 2 at Sina Entertainment
Kung Fu Mahjong 2 at Baidu Entertainment
Kung Fu Mahjong 2 at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2005/Kung%20Fu%20Mahjong%202.html

Number 29

Ju Dou (1990)


Ju Dou Movie Poster


Director: Yang Fengliang,
Zhang Yimou

Cast:

  • Gong Li

  • Li Baotian

  • Li Wei

  • Chong Ma

  • Cong Zhijun

  • Fa Wu

  • Jin Jia

  • Niu Xingli

Country: China, Japan
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 21 April 1990
Runtime: 95 min
Genre: Drama

Ju Dou at the Internet Movie Database

Source: http://chinesemov.com/1990/Ju%20Dou.html

Number 30

Always on My Mind (1993)


Always on My Mind Movie Poster


Director:
Jacob Cheung

Cast:

Also Known As:
Cheung Chin Fu Chai

Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese
Release Date: 1993
Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Drama

Always on My Mind at the Internet Movie Database

Source: http://chinesemov.com/1993/Always%20on%20My%20Mind.html

 

(this blog post about the best chinese movies was originally published on the studymorechinese blog)

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Comment by Thomas Doherty on September 26, 2012 at 8:18am

For some reason Blog Site chinesemov.com does not like to use the word comedy which I would add to the genre line on movies "Always on My Mind" (1993) and "The White Dragon" (2004).

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