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List of Chinese Movies and TV Shows

Browse the full list of Chinese movies and TV shows streaming online, including services like Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video, HBO and more. Sort by Rotten Tomatoes, IMDB rating, popularity and more to find something to watch!

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1. Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

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7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo85%
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90/100
Released: 2019Rated: R
Drama, Comedy

What it's about: Los Angeles, 1969. TV star Rick Dalton, a struggling actor specializing in westerns, and stuntman Cliff Booth, his best friend, try to survive in a constantly changing movie industry. Dalton is the neighbor of the young and promising actress and model Sharon Tate, who has just married the prestigious Polish director Roman Polanski…

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $4.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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2. John Wick

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7.4/10
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88/100
Released: 2014Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Thriller

What it's about: Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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3. Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

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7.8/10
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88/100
Released: 2000Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: 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.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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4. The Farewell

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7.7/10
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87/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video) & rent or buy from $4.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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5. Fury

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7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo76%
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86/100
Released: 2014Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: In the last months of World War II, as the Allies make their final push in the European theatre, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant named 'Wardaddy' commands a Sherman tank called 'Fury' and its five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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6. In the Mood for Love

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8.1/10
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86/100
Released: 2000Rated: PG
Drama, Romance

What it's about: 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.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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7. Hero

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7.9/10
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86/100
Released: 2002Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Vudu).

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8. Looper

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7.4/10
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85/100
Released: 2012Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Crime

What it's about: In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past where a looper, a hired gun, like Joe is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good until the day the mob decides to close the loop, sending back Joe's future self for assassination.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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9. Kung Fu Hustle

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7.7/10
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85/100
Released: 2004Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: Set in Canton, China in the 1940s, the story revolves in a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing who desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turns out to be the greatest kung-fu masters in disguise. Sing's actions eventually cause the Axe Gang and the slumlords to engage in an explosive kung-fu battle. Only one side will win and only one hero will emerge as the greatest kung-fu master of all.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & CBS All Access) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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10. Mission: Impossible - Fallout

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7.8/10
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85/100
Released: 2018Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Thriller

What it's about: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfill his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against time, hunted by assassins while trying to prevent a global catastrophe.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Hulu), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $12.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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11. Ip Man 2

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7.5/10
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83/100
Released: 2010Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Biography

What it's about: Having defeated the best fighters of the Imperial Japanese army in occupied Shanghai, Ip Man and his family settle in post-war Hong Kong.Struggling to make a living, Master Ip opens a kung fu school to bring his celebrated art of Wing Chun to the troubled youth of Hong Kong. His growing reputation soon brings challenges from powerful enemies, including pre-eminent Hung Gar master, Hung Quan. However, when corrupt colonial officials stage a life-or-death contest with formidable British boxer, Twister, to humiliate the Chinese people, the masters quickly forget their differences. Soon, the eyes of the nation are on the one man capable of securing a victory-Grandmaster Ip Man!

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $0.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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12. Molly's Game

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7.4/10
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83/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Biography, Drama

What it's about: Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Showtime & fuboTV), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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13. The Last Emperor

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7.7/10
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82/100
Released: 1987Rated: PG-13
Biography, Drama

What it's about: A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (Cinemax), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Cinemax) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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14. Samsara

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8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo76%
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82/100
Released: 2011Rated: PG-13
Documentary, Drama

What it's about: Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi), stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, ConTV & Docurama) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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15. Deepwater Horizon

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7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo83%
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82/100
Released: 2016Rated: PG-13
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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16. House of Flying Daggers

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7.5/10
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81/100
Released: 2004Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Sony Crackle & IMDb TV) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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17. Terminator: Dark Fate

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6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo70%
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81/100
Released: 2019Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Decades after Sarah Connor prevented Judgment Day, a lethal new Terminator is sent to eliminate the future leader of the resistance. In a fight to save mankind, battle-hardened Sarah Connor teams up with an unexpected ally and an enhanced super soldier to stop the deadliest Terminator yet.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $4.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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18. Kung Fu Panda 3

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7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo87%
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81/100
Released: 2016Rated: PG
Animation, Action & Adventure

What it's about: Continuing his "legendary adventures of awesomeness", Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (FX) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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19. The Constant Gardener

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7.4/10
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79/100
Released: 2005Rated: R
Drama, Mystery

What it's about: Justin Quayle is a low-level British diplomat who has always gone about his work very quietly, not causing any problems. But after his radical wife Tessa is killed he becomes determined to find out why, thrusting himself into the middle of a very dangerous conspiracy.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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20. Abominable

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7.0/10
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79/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG
Animation, Action & Adventure

What it's about: A group of misfits encounter a young Yeti named Everest, and they set off to reunite the magical creature with his family on the mountain of his namesake.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $5.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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21. Ad Astra

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6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo84%
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79/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG-13
Thriller, Science-Fiction

What it's about: The near future, a time when both hope and hardships drive humanity to look to the stars and beyond. While a mysterious phenomenon menaces to destroy life on planet Earth, astronaut Roy McBride undertakes a mission across the immensity of space and its many perils to uncover the truth about a lost expedition that decades before boldly faced emptiness and silence in search of the unknown.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $4.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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22. Venom

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6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo29%
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78/100
Released: 2018Rated: PG-13
Horror, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking for a symbiote of their own.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz) & rent or buy from $14.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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23. Mission: Impossible III

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6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo70%
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78/100
Released: 2006Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Thriller

What it's about: Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Epix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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24. Raise the Red Lantern

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8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo96%
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78/100
Released: 1991Rated: PG
Drama, History

What it's about: China in the 1920s. After her father's death, 19 year old Songlian is forced to marry the much older lord of a powerful family. With three wives already, each living in a separate house within the great castle, there is fierce competition for his attention and the privileges that are gained. This competition gets out of hand...

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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25. Fearless

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7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo73%
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78/100
Released: 2006Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Biography

What it's about: Huo Yuan Jia became the most famous martial arts fighter in all of China at the turn of the 20th Century. Huo faced personal tragedy but ultimately fought his way out of darkness, defining the true spirit of martial arts and also inspiring his nation. The son of a great fighter who didn't wish for his child to follow in his footsteps, Huo resolves to teach himself how to fight - and win.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Starz), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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26. Godzilla: King of the Monsters

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6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo42%
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77/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction

What it's about: Follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species - thought to be mere myths - rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity's very existence hanging in the balance.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (HBO) & rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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27. Shaolin Soccer

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7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo90%
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77/100
Released: 2001Rated: PG
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: A young Shaolin follower reunites with his discouraged brothers to form a soccer team using their martial art skills to their advantage.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Microsoft).

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28. Midway

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6.7/10
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77/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG-13
History, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The story of the Battle of Midway, and the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude and bravery to overcome massive odds.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $4.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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29. The Foreigner

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7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo65%
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77/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search to find the terrorists leads to a cat-and-mouse conflict with a British government official whose own past may hold the clues to the identities of the elusive killers.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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30. To Live

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8.3/10
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76/100
Released: 1994
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (FilmBox).

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31. The Painted Veil

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7.5/10
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76/100
Released: 2006Rated: PG-13
Drama, Romance

What it's about: A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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32. Jason Bourne

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6.6/10
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76/100
Released: 2016Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Thriller

What it's about: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (FX) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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33. A Prayer Before Dawn

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6.9/10
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75/100
Released: 2018Rated: R
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: The true story of Billy Moore, an English boxer incarcerated in Thailand's most notorious prison. Thrown into a world of drugs and violence, he finds his best chance to escape is to fight his way out in Muay Thai tournaments.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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34. The Karate Kid

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6.2/10
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75/100
Released: 2010Rated: PG
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: 12-year-old Dre Parker could have been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying but the cultural differences make such a friendship impossible. Even worse, Dre's feelings make him an enemy of the class bully, Cheng. With no friends in a strange land, Dre has nowhere to turn but maintenance man Mr. Han, who is a kung fu master. As Han teaches Dre that kung fu is not about punches and parries, but maturity and calm, Dre realizes that facing down the bullies will be the fight of his life.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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35. Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

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6.2/10
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75/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG-13
Horror, Mystery

What it's about: Mill Valley, Pennsylvania, Halloween night, 1968. After playing a joke on a school bully, Sarah and her friends decide to sneak into a supposedly haunted house that once belonged to the powerful Bellows family, unleashing dark forces that they will be unable to control.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $4.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Microsoft & 2 others).

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36. Warcraft

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6.8/10
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75/100
Released: 2016Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Fantasy

What it's about: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people, and their home.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (FX) & rent or buy from $3.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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37. Better Days

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7.5/10
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75/100
Released: 2019
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Nian is trying to get into shape for the state Gaokao exam. Her chances of getting a spot at university depend on her score and the constant bullying of her classmates is not helping much. Bei’s world is the street, with all its dark corners. A night-time encounter brings the shy schoolgirl together with the street-savvy trickster, Bei. When Nian’s school nemesis turns up dead, the new allies come under suspicion.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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38. The Joy Luck Club

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7.7/10
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Released: 1993Rated: R
Drama

What it's about: Through a series of flashbacks, four Chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China explore their pasts.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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39. Ash Is Purest White

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7.0/10
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74/100
Released: 2018
Crime, Romance

What it's about: Set in China's underworld, this tale of love and betrayal follows a dancer who fired a gun to protect her mobster boyfriend during a fight. On release from prison 5 years later, she sets out to find him.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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40. An Elephant Sitting Still

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7.8/10
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74/100
Released: 2018
Drama

What it's about: In the northern Chinese city of Manzhouli, they say there is an elephant that simply sits and ignores the world. Manzhouli becomes an obsession for the protagonists of this film, a longed-for escape from the downward spiral in which they find themselves.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel & Kanopy) & rent or buy from $4.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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41. Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons

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6.8/10
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74/100
Released: 2013Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Comedy

What it's about: In a world plagued by demons who cause great human suffering, young demon hunter Xuan Zang risks his all to conquer a water demon, a pig demon and the demon of all demons, Sun Wukong.

Where to Watch: Available to watch free online (Tubi), stream on a subscription service (Warriors Gangsters) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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42. The Captain

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7.4/10
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74/100
Released: 2017Rated: R
Drama, History

What it's about: Germany, 1945. Soldier Willi Herold, a deserter of the German army, stumbles into a uniform of Nazi captain abandoned during the last and desperate weeks of the Third Reich. Newly emboldened by the allure of a suit that he has stolen only to stay warm, Willi discovers that many Germans will follow the leader, whoever he is.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Showtime & fuboTV), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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43. Red Cliff

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7.4/10
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Released: 2008Rated: R
Action & Adventure, Drama

What it's about: 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.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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44. Us and Them

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7.3/10
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74/100
Released: 2018
Drama, Romance

What it's about: Ten years ago, on a train home during the busy Spring Festival travel period, fate brings Xiaoxiao and Jianqing together. Like many young couples, they meet, fall in love, and strive to make it work, but eventually, the harsh realities of life make them drift apart. Ten years later, they run into each other again. Will they make the most of this second chance and rekindle what they once lost?

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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45. The Kite Runner

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7.6/10
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74/100
Released: 2007Rated: PG-13
Drama

What it's about: After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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46. Jackie

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6.7/10
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73/100
Released: 2016Rated: R
Biography, Drama

What it's about: An account of the days of First Lady, Jacqueline Kennedy, in the immediate aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination in 1963.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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47. A Dog's Journey

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7.4/10
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73/100
Released: 2019Rated: PG
Family, Comedy

What it's about: A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $5.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Prime Video & 2 others).

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48. Lust, Caution

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7.5/10
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73/100
Released: 2007Rated: R
Drama, Romance

What it's about: 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.

Where to Watch: Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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49. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

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6.5/10
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72/100
Released: 2017Rated: PG-13
Action & Adventure, Science-Fiction

What it's about: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.

Where to Watch: Available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV), stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Syfy) & rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play & 5 others).

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50. Master Z: Ip Man Legacy

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6.5/10