As Tears Go By
(1988) Starring:Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung, Jacky Cheung Director:Kar Wai Wong, Wong Kar-Wai Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar-wai makes his feature film debut with this gritty romantic crime-drama inspired by Scorsese's Mean Streets. The film opens with young gangster Wah (Andy Lau) getting a visit for the day from his beautiful cousin Ah-Ngor (Maggie Cheung), who is coming into Kowloon from the ..read more »
(2007) Starring:Phil Jones, Jun Hu, Heng Fu Director:Xiaogang Feng Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
A veteran of China's Civil War rails against modern bureaucracy in hopes of finally receiving recognition for his bravery and to honor the memory of his fallen comrades in director Feng Xiaogang's big-budget war drama. The year was 1948, and the fighting between the Nationalist KMT and the ..read more »
Japanese: Schoolkids taken to an island, given guns and told to kill each other within a time limit, or they'll all be killed anyway. It's shallow, but it's also awesome. Just stay away from the awful sequel.
(2000) Starring:Takayo Mimura, Aki Inoue, Aki Maeda Director:Kinji Fukasaku Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
In a future where society is on the verge of collapse, the government takes drastic action against the problem of rebellious teenagers in this violent sci-fi opus from Japan. In the year 2002, Japan's economy has taken a dramatic turn for the worse, and massive unemployment and inflation have ..read more »
Mandarin: Feng Xiaogang's take on Shakespeare's Hamlet, set in Imperial China. Starring the ever reliable, always gorgeous Zhang Ziyi.
(2006) Starring:Ma Jing-Wu, Daniel Wu, You Ge Director:Feng Xiaogang Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
A World Without Thieves director Feng Xiaogang shifts his focus from modern-day con artists to tenth century intrigue with this tale of internal turmoil in the age of Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms starring Zhang Ziyi, Daniel Wu, and Ge You. Her empire on the verge of a massive revolution as ..read more »
(2008) Starring:Sherman Chung, Nick Cheung, Nicholas Tse Director:Dante Lam Certificate:
Dante Lam directs this fast-paced Hong Kong action thriller. Nicholas Tse stars as Sergeant Tong, a tough cop who accidentally kills a girl during his pursuit of triad boss Cheung (Philip Keung). When Cheung hires the menacing hitman 'Beast Stalker' Hung (Nick Cheung) to kidnap the dead girl's twin ..read more »
(2007) Starring:Qi Shu, Honglei Sun, Chen Chang Director:Alexi Tan Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Sumptuously-filmed Chinese gangster drama set in 1930s Shanghai. Two brothers, Gang (Liu Ye) and Hu (Tony Yang), and their best friend Feng (Daniel Wu) - self-proclaimed 'blood brothers' - leave the village where they grew up to pursue their dream of making it big in the city's underworld. Their ..read more »
Bodyguards and Assassins
(2009) Starring:Donnie Yen, Leon Lai, Xueqi Wang Director:Teddy Chan Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Hong Kong martial arts action thriller starring Donnie Yen. Set in 1905, the film tracks one fateful day in the life of Chinese revolutionary Dr Sun Yat-Sen (Hanyu Zhang). Arriving in Hong Kong to meet with a dozen revolutionaries from all over China to instigate a coordinated uprising against the ..read more »
Bullet in the Head
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(1990) Starring:Waise Lee, Jacky Cheung, Tony Leung Director:John Woo Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable Run time: 125 minutes
A radical assault on the sense, Bullet in the Head portrays the harrowing adventures of three friends forced, by a random act of violence, to sacrifice the idyllic innocence of youth to the fanaticism and injustice of war.