Eight Martial Arts Movies from China
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon : Directed by Ang Lee, this film is a classic wuxia masterpiece known for its breathtaking fight sequences and compelling characters.
Hero : Directed by Zhang Yimou, this visually stunning film features martial arts battles set against a backdrop of ancient Chinese history.
House of Flying Daggers : Another Zhang Yimou masterpiece, this movie combines romance and martial arts in a captivating story.
Ip Man : This biographical film tells the story of the legendary Wing Chun master Ip Man, who trained Bruce Lee.
The Grandmaster : Directed by Wong Kar-wai, this movie explores the life of martial arts master Ip Man, played by Tony Leung.
Fearless : Starring Jet Li, this film is based on the life of Huo Yuanjia, a martial artist who promoted Chinese martial arts on a global scale.
Drunken Master : This classic Jackie Chan film combines humor and action as Chan's character learns the art of Drunken Boxing.
Iron Monkey : Directed by Yuen Woo-ping, this film tells the story of a masked hero who fights against oppression using martial arts.