Here is my Top List of Chinese films Numbers 43 - 50.  This is the last entry of this current list. You may also want to start at the beginning with my top ten Chinese movies list.

Number 43 Two Way Tie in Historical Movies The Last Emperor (1987) and The Soong Sisters (1997)


The Last Emperor (1987)


The story of the final Emperor of China.

Director:

Bernardo Bertolucci

Writers:

Mark Peploe (screenplay), Bernardo Bertolucci (screenplay), and Henry Pu-yi (autobiography)

Stars:

John Lone, Joan Chen, Vivian Wu, Victor Wong and Peter O'Toole


Country:

China | Italy | UK | France

Language:

English | Mandarin | Japanese | Russian

Release Date:

18 December 1987 (USA)

Also Known As:

L'ultimo imperatore

Filming Locations:

Beijing Studios, Beijing, China


Source: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093389/


The Soong Sisters (1997)


The Soong Sisters Movie Poster


Director: Mabel Cheung


Cast:

Also Known As:
Song Jia Huang Chao

Country: Hong Kong, Japan, China
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 1 May 1997
Runtime: 145 min
Genre: Drama, History, Romance

The Soong Sisters at the Internet Movie Database

Source: http://chinesemov.com/1997/The%20Soong%20Sisters.html


Number 44

The Stool Pigeon (2010)

The Stool Pigeon Movie Poster, 2010, Hong Kong Film
The Stool Pigeon Movie Poster


Director:
Dante Lam

Cast:

... Don Lee
... Ghost Jr.
... Dee
... Barbarian
... Jabber
... Cher
... Ghost's sister
... Pimp Wing
... Tai Ping
... Cher's brother   

Writer: Dante Lam
Music: Henry Lai
Camera: Tse Chung-To
Film Editor: Matthew Hui


Also Known As:
Xian Ren
Sin Yan

Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese
Release Date: 26 August 2010

Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Company: Emperor Motion Pictures

The Stool Pigeon at the Internet Movie Database
The Stool Pigeon at Sina Entertainment
The Stool Pigeon at Sohu Entertainment
The Stool Pigeon at QQ Entertainment
The Stool Pigeon at Baidu Entertainment
The Stool Pigeon at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2010/The%20Stool%20Pigeon.html


Number 45 Numerous Ties by a single actor

Numerous Movies Starring Louis Koo (Some not the greatest but never real bad)

Louis Koo in Romancing in Thin Air (2012) - Movie




Louis Koo in
Magic to Win (2011) - Movie




Louis Koo in 
Overheard 2 (2011) - Movie




Louis Koo in A Chinese Fairy Tale (2011) - Movie




Louis Koo in Don't Go Breaking My Heart (2011) - Movie




Louis Koo in
The Road Less Traveled (2011) - Movie




Louis Koo in
Triple Tap (2010) - Movie




Louis Koo in Accident (2009) - Movie




Louis Koo in On His Majesty's Secret Service (2009) - Movie




Louis Koo in Overheard (2009) - Movie

 



Louis Koo in Connected (2008) - Movie




Louis Koo in Flash Point (2007) - Movie




Louis Koo in Triangle (2007) - Movie




Louis Koo in Protégé (2007) - Movie




Louis Koo in Happy Birthday (2007) - Movie




Louis Koo in Rob-B-Hood (2006) - Movie




Louis Koo in Election 2 (2006) - Movie




Louis Koo in Election (2005) - Movie




Louis Koo in Throw Down (2004) - Movie




Louis Koo in Love on the Rocks (2004) - Movie




Louis Koo in Why Me, Sweetie?! (2003) - Movie




Louis Koo in Love for All Seasons (2003) - Movie




Louis Koo in Dry Wood, Fierce Fire (2002) - Movie




Source: http://chinesemov.com/actors/Louis.html


Number 46

Mulan (2009)

Mulan Movie Poster, 2009, Zhao Wei
Mulan Movie Poster


Directors: Jingle Ma, Dong Wei

Cast:

... Hua Mulan      
... Fei Xiaohu
... Modu
... Wentai
... Young Hua Mulan
... Hua Hu (Mulan's father)
... Wude
... Emperor
... Princess of Rouran
... Hu Kui


Also Known As:
Hua Mulan

Country: China
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 26 November 2009
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Action


Awards:

29th Hong Kong Film Awards
Nominee
- Best Actress - Zhao Wei
Nominee
- Best Original Film Song

Mulan at the Internet Movie Database
Mulan at Yahoo! Movies
Mulan at Sina Entertainment
Mulan at Sohu Entertainment
Mulan at QQ Entertainment
Mulan at Baidu Entertainment
Mulan at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2009/Mulan.html


Number 47

Seediq Bale (2011)

Seediq Bale Movie Poster, 2011
Seediq Bale Movie Poster


Director: Wei Te-Sheng


Cast:

Also Known As:
Sai De Ke Ba Lai
Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale

Country:
Taiwan
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 9 September 2011
Genre:
Drama, History, War

Seediq Bale at the Internet Movie Database
Seediq Bale at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2011/Seediq%20Bale.html


Number 48

Red Cliff (2008)

Red Cliff
Red Cliff Movie Poster


Director:
John Woo

Cast:

... Zhou Yu
... Zhuge Liang
... Sun Quan
... Cao Cao
... Sun Shangxiang    
... 
Zhao Yun
... Xiao Qiao
... Gan Xing
... 
Liu Bei
... Guan Yu
... Lu Su
... Li Tong
... Li Ji

Also Known As:
The Battle of Red Cliff
Chi Bi

Country: China

Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 2008

Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War



Followed by:
Red Cliff II (2009)

Red Cliff at the Internet Movie Database
Red Cliff at Sina Entertainment
Red Cliff at Sohu Entertainment
Red Cliff at Baidu Entertainment
Red Cliff at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2008/Red%20Cliff.html


Number 49

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Movie Poster


Director: Ang Lee


Cast:

Also Known As:
Wo Hu Cang Long

Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 22 December 2000
Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance


Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon at the Internet Movie Database

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2000/Crouching%20Tiger.html


Number 50

Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)


Curse of the Golden Flower Movie Poster


Director: 
Zhang Yimou

Cast:

... Emperor Ping
... Empress Phoenix
... Prince Jai
... Crown Prince Wan
... Imperial Physician Jiang
... Prince Yu
... Jiang Chan
...
Mrs. Jiang

Also Known As:
Man Cheng Jin Dai Huang Jin Jia

Country: Hong Kong, China
Language: Mandarin
Release Date: 21 December 2006
Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance


Curse of the Golden Flower at the Internet Movie Database
Curse of the Golden Flower at Yahoo! Movies
Curse of the Golden Flower at Sina Entertainment
Curse of the Golden Flower at Sohu Entertainment
Curse of the Golden Flower at Baidu Entertainment
Curse of the Golden Flower at chinesemedia360.com

Source: http://chinesemov.com/2006/Curse%20of%20the%20Golden%20Flower.html

 

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Comment by Thomas Doherty on October 1, 2012 at 9:00pm

There are a few lists of Chinese or Asian movies on the IMDB.  Here is one by Roxanne Chong :   http://www.imdb.com/list/M56SdgNEv-g/  


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Comment by Thomas Doherty on October 1, 2012 at 8:32pm


If your favourite movie was not included please comment:  I probably have not seen it.  For example I have not seen "Mr Canton and Lady Rose" but many people love it.

 


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Comment by Thomas Doherty on October 1, 2012 at 8:06pm

I had "Center Stage" as another tir at 43 at one point:


Center Stage (1992)


Center Stage Movie Poster


Director: Stanley Kwan


Cast:

Also Known As:
Yuen Ling-Yuk
Ruan Lingyu
The Actress
The New China Woman

Country: Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese, Mandarin

Release Date: 20 February 1992
Runtime: 147 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance

Center Stage at the Internet Movie Database

 Source: http://chinesemov.com

 

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