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HDShaolin vs. Ninja (1983)

Shaolin vs. Ninja (1983)

Shaolin vs. Ninja (1983)
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IMDb: 5.3
84

A Japanese Prince proposes to the Shaolin abbot that a contest between Ching and Japanese martials arts should be held at the Shaolin Temple. However this is just a front…

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Genre: Action
HDDuel of the Masters (1983)

Duel of the Masters (1983)

Duel of the Masters (1983)
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IMDb: 6.4
83

Ah-fei and Dragon, students under the brother kung-fu masters Shorty and Uncle, are sent to clear the ghosts out of a haunted house. After a brief search, they soon find…

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Genre: Action, Drama
HDThat Day, on the Beach (1983)

That Day, on the Beach (1983)

That Day, on the Beach (1983)
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IMDb: 7.5
166

Two friends who haven’t seen each other for thirteen years reunite. One is a successful concert pianist just back from a European tour and the other has just started a…

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Genre: Drama
HDGrowing Up (1983)

Growing Up (1983)

Growing Up (1983)
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IMDb: 7.1
100

Growing Up was the film that “first attracted broad critical and popular attention to the movement” known as New Taiwan Cinema. It “established some of the movement’s key stylistic approaches…

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Genre: Drama
HDShaolin vs. Lama (1983)

Shaolin vs. Lama (1983)

Shaolin vs. Lama (1983)
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IMDb: 7.2
90

A kung fu fanatic, Yu Ting (Alexander Lo Rei), searching for the ultimate master, saves a young Shaolin monk, Hsu Shi (William Yen), from a group of mobsters and sees…

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Genre: Action, Drama
HDThe Sandwich Man (1983)

The Sandwich Man (1983)

The Sandwich Man (1983)
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IMDb: 7.0
105

Composed of three separate stories, the film vividly portrays Taiwan during the cold war period when the country developed its economy with help from the United States.

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Genre: Drama
HDThe Boys from Fengkuei (1983)

The Boys from Fengkuei (1983)

The Boys from Fengkuei (1983)
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IMDb: 7.4
98

Ah-Ching and his friends have just finished school in their island fishing village, and now spend most of their time drinking and fighting. Three of them decide to go to…

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Genre: Drama
HDGuards of Shaolin (1984)

Guards of Shaolin (1984)

Guards of Shaolin (1984)
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IMDb: 5.9
91

A troop of monks from the Shaolin Temple embark on a mission to get the Golden Sutra to Tibet after the Shaolin Abbot is killed by their traitorous teacher. They…

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Genre: Action
HDFive Fighters from Shaolin (1984)

Five Fighters from Shaolin (1984)

Five Fighters from Shaolin (1984)
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IMDb: 6.8
90

When a monk decides to leave his temple in order to defeat the Chinese Imperial Guards who brutally murdered is fellow monk, he collects five men and trains them to…

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Genre: Action, Fantasy
HDNinja Thunderbolt (1984)

Ninja Thunderbolt (1984)

Ninja Thunderbolt (1984)
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IMDb: 4.0
91

The Ninja Empire has been run by an evil master and one member decides to leave the empire. The ex-Ninja wants a Hong Kong detective to track down the new…

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Genre: Action
HDA Summer at Grandpa’s (1984)

A Summer at Grandpa’s (1984)

A Summer at Grandpa’s (1984)
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IMDb: 7.9
93

A coming-of-age story about a young brother and sister whom spend a pivotal summer in the country with their grandparents.

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Genre: Drama
HDThe Time to Live and the Time to Die (1985)

The Time to Live and the Time to Die (1985)

The Time to Live and the Time to Die (1985)
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IMDb: 7.7
138

The semi-autobiographical film on director Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s childhood and adolescence, when he was growing up in Taiwan.

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Genre: Biography, Drama
HDThe Kung Fu Kids II (1986)

The Kung Fu Kids II (1986)

The Kung Fu Kids II (1986)
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IMDb: 6.3
91

Get set for more kung foolery with everybody’s favorite warrior waifs! After being trained as unbeatable kung fu fighters by their cantankerous grandpa, the three kung fu kids move to…

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Genre: N/A
HDDesire (1986)

Desire (1986)

Desire (1986)
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IMDb: N/A
80

Kong Ping has a half brother Kong Shek, a playboy, and another brother Kong Fai, who was adopted by her parents, and is an honest doctor, single. A couple of…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
HDDust in the Wind (1986)

Dust in the Wind (1986)

Dust in the Wind (1986)
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IMDb: 7.7
109

A-yuan and A-yun are both from the small mining town of Jio-fen. In the city, A-yuan is an apprentice by day and goes to night school, and A-yun works as…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
HDThe Terrorizers (1986)

The Terrorizers (1986)

The Terrorizers (1986)
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IMDb: 7.9
109

The lives of a couple, an amateur photographer and an injured girl intertwine.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
HDNinja, the Violent Sorceror (1987)

Ninja, the Violent Sorceror (1987)

Ninja, the Violent Sorceror (1987)
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IMDb: 4.2
90

A murderer, with the help of Chinese vampires, does battle with the ghost of a dead gambling lord’s wife and the gambling lord’s living brother. A cut n paste movie…

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HDStrawman (1987)

Strawman (1987)

Strawman (1987)
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IMDb: 7.3
96

During the last years of Japanese occupation in Taiwan, as tenants from the preceding generation, the family of Chan brothers was suffering from poor harvest. With a deaf old mother,…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
HDDaughter of the Nile (1987)

Daughter of the Nile (1987)

Daughter of the Nile (1987)
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IMDb: 7.1
91

The eldest daughter of a broken and troubled family works to keep the family together and look after her younger siblings, who are slipping into a life of crime.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
HDShy Spirit (1988)

Shy Spirit (1988)

Shy Spirit (1988)
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IMDb: 5.8
93

Two feuding families brag about their sons on christening day. One, called Long-life, is destined to die early, while Sing, the other, will do well. Twenty years pass. Long-life has…

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HDBanana Paradise (1989)

Banana Paradise (1989)

Banana Paradise (1989)
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IMDb: 7.6
148

“Door Latch” and his friend followed the KMT army and moved to Taiwan in 1949. They conceal their real name and get many trials and afflictions to adapt the circumstances…

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Genre: Drama
HDThe Twelve Fairies (1990)

The Twelve Fairies (1990)

The Twelve Fairies (1990)
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IMDb: 7.3
90

A demonmaster tries to defeat a young priestess who induces archetypal forces in the Chinese zodiac, the twelve animals in the form of her companions. There are monsters, spells, kung…

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Genre: Fantasy
HDIsland of Fire (1990)

Island of Fire (1990)

Island of Fire (1990)
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IMDb: 5.9
95

Someone in a prison run by a corrupt warden fakes the deaths of convicts to later use them as expendable assassins. A police officer is sent into the prison to…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
HDDragon Ball: The Magic Begins (1991)

Dragon Ball: The Magic Begins (1991)

Dragon Ball: The Magic Begins (1991)
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IMDb: 4.1
86

This is a live-action version of the popular Japanese animated series Dragon Ball.

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HDA Brighter Summer Day (1991)

A Brighter Summer Day (1991)

A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
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IMDb: 8.4
237

A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
HDHill of No Return (1992)

Hill of No Return (1992)

Hill of No Return (1992)
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IMDb: 7.9
175

In the 1920’s, when Taiwan is Japan’s colony, the small town Chiu-Fen was famous of its gold mines. Escaping from the landlord’s control, Chu and Wei join the gold rush…

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Genre: Drama, History
HDThe Peach Blossom Land (1992)

The Peach Blossom Land (1992)

The Peach Blossom Land (1992)
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IMDb: 7.5
107

Two drama companies happened to share one auditorium for rehearsal. Friction was inevitable. One of them played ‘Peach Blossom’, a comedy in medieval costume. Another played ‘Secret Love’, a sad…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
HDRebels of the Neon God (1993)

Rebels of the Neon God (1993)

Rebels of the Neon God (1993)
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IMDb: 7.6
106

Defying his parents, disaffected youth Hsiao Kang drops out of the local cram school to head for the bright lights of downtown Taipei. He falls in with Ah Tze, a…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
HDThe Puppetmaster (1993)

The Puppetmaster (1993)

The Puppetmaster (1993)
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IMDb: 7.2
142

In the first half of this century, young Li Tienlu joins a travelling puppet theatre and subsequently makes a career as one of Taiwan’s leading puppeteers.

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Genre: Biography, Drama, War
HDA Confucian Confusion (1994)

A Confucian Confusion (1994)

A Confucian Confusion (1994)
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IMDb: 7.6
125

After firing a colleague, the head of a PR company begins to question her lifestyle and values.

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Genre: Comedy
HDEat Drink Man Woman (1994)

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
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IMDb: 7.8
123

The film tells the story of a retired and widowed Chinese master chef Chu (Si Hung Lung) and his family living in modern day Taipei, Taiwan. At the start of…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
HDSiao Yu (1995)

Siao Yu (1995)

Siao Yu (1995)
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IMDb: 7.2
104

A Taiwanese comedy set in Lower Manhattan which chronicles the travails of two Taiwanese illegal aliens as they try to get a green card. The woman, Siao-yu, works as a…

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Genre: Drama
HDTropical Fish (1995)

Tropical Fish (1995)

Tropical Fish (1995)
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IMDb: 7.6
107

Young boy, Ah-Jiang, a school failure and day dreamer witnesses the kidnapping of a child. After being taken hostage by a corrupt family, he begins an unusual adventure away from…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
HDVive L’Amour (1995)

Vive L’Amour (1995)

Vive L’Amour (1995)
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IMDb: 7.4
118

Three lonely young denizens of Taipei unknowingly share an apartment: Mei, a real estate agent who uses it for her sexual affairs; Ah-jung, her current lover; and Hsiao-ang, who’s stolen…

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Genre: Drama
HDA Drifting Life (1996)

A Drifting Life (1996)

A Drifting Life (1996)
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IMDb: 6.7
123

After his wife dies during childbirth, Ku-cheng leaves his children behind in their rural village while he finds work on a construction site in the city. He develops a relationship…

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Genre: Drama
HDIron Sister (1996)

Iron Sister (1996)

Iron Sister (1996)
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IMDb: 5.6
92

Manchuria 1941: Caught sleeping with his Japanese major’s mistress, Manchurian collaborator Tung Fei (Jackson Liu Hsiu-hsien) fatally shoots the man and flees for his life. Overcome by fatigue after hours…

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Genre: Action, Drama
HDMahjong (1996)

Mahjong (1996)

Mahjong (1996)
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IMDb: 7.6
121

A comedic mystery involving a search for a missing famed businessman, Winston Chen, who has gone AWOL owing $100 million to Taipei’s underworld.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
HDRed Persimmon (1997)

Red Persimmon (1997)

Red Persimmon (1997)
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IMDb: 7.2
168

In 1949, the Communists take over mainland. The refugees and the military arrive in the Keelung Harbor in Taiwan. While the father holds secret meetings with other generals in attempt…

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Genre: N/A
HDMurmur of Youth (1997)

Murmur of Youth (1997)

Murmur of Youth (1997)
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IMDb: 7.1
106

A rather dejected Mei-li Chen lives with her extended family in the suburbs. She drops out of college when the boy she has a crush on finds a girlfriend. Mei-li…

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Genre: Drama
HDThe River (1997)

The River (1997)

The River (1997)
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IMDb: 7.4
115

A young man develops severe neck pain after swimming in a polluted river; his dysfunctional parents are unable to provide any relief for him or themselves.

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Genre: Drama, Romance