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The Soul (2021)

The Soul (2021)

The Soul (2021)
IMDb: 6.6
130 min

Wang Shicong, chairman of the famous group, died tragically at home. The prosecutor Liang Wenchao and his wife, Abang, learned during the investigation that the deceased’s long-term partner, Dr. Wan,...

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The Bridge Curse (2020)

The Bridge Curse (2020)

The Bridge Curse (2020)
IMDb: 5.3
87 min

Four years after five students mysteriously committed suicide after taking part in a courage test on the ghost bridge in Donghu university, a reporter and a cinematographer are back to...

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A Sun (2019)

A Sun (2019)

A Sun (2019)
IMDb: 7.6
155 min

A family of four fractures under the weight of unmet expectations, unexpected tragedy, and uncompromising pride.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Dear Ex (2018)

Dear Ex (2018)

Dear Ex (2018)
IMDb: 7.4
99 min

When Sanlian’s ex-husband passes away, she discovers he has altered his insurance policy, cutting out their son in favor of a stranger named Jay.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Cities of Last Things (2018)

Cities of Last Things (2018)

Cities of Last Things (2018)
IMDb: 6.2
107 min

This is a story about a common man who has extraordinary events in his mundane life. The film depicts the protagonist’s turns of events in three eras, three seasons, three...

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Mr. Long (2017)

Mr. Long (2017)

Mr. Long (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
129 min

Long is a Taiwanese killer known for his sword skills. After Long fails a Tokyo mission, he moves to a small town where no one knows about him.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Who Killed Cock Robin (2017)

Who Killed Cock Robin (2017)

Who Killed Cock Robin (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
118 min

In this delicately scripted gut-wrenching psycho-thriller from award-winning filmmaker Cheng Wei-Hao (The Tag-Along franchise), an ambitious journalist who witnessed a hit-and-run years ago reboots his investigation led by newly emerged...

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The Tag-Along (2015)

The Tag-Along (2015)

The Tag-Along (2015)
IMDb: 5.6
92 min

A story about a video of a group of people going hiking and a mysterious little girl in a red dress following them.

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Café. Waiting. Love (2014)

Café. Waiting. Love (2014)

Café. Waiting. Love (2014)
IMDb: 6.5
119 min

College freshman Si-ying gets a part-time job at “Cafe. Waiting. Love” coffee shop, where she befriends Abusi, a tomboyish barista who can make any coffee the customers request, the beautiful...

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Girlfriend Boyfriend (2012)

Girlfriend Boyfriend (2012)

Girlfriend Boyfriend (2012)
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

Mabel, Liam and Aaron have been friends since childhood. Their bonds of friendship are tested when, years later, they realize their friendship is the only reason they have made it...

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – Part 2: The Rainbow Bridge (2011)

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – Part 2: The Rainbow Bridge (2011)

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – Part 2: The Rainbow Bridge (2011)
IMDb: 7.5
132 min

Mouna Rudo was born and raised among the Seediq people, an indigenous tribe in Taiwan, and as he grew to be a man he became a member of the Seediq...

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Genre: Action, Drama, History
You Are the Apple of My Eye (2011)

You Are the Apple of My Eye (2011)

You Are the Apple of My Eye (2011)
IMDb: 7.6
105 min

Adolescence is like a heavy rain. Even though you catch a cold from it, you still look forward to experiencing it once again. Ko-Teng has several close friends who had...

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Invitation Only (2009)

Invitation Only (2009)

Invitation Only (2009)
IMDb: 4.8
95 min

Five friends arrive at a party, fully unaware that the special night is just a cover for an evening of torture and murder.

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Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Secret (2007)

Secret (2007)

Secret (2007)
IMDb: 7.5
101 min

Ye Xiang Lun is a music student majoring in piano who just transferred to Tamkang, a school famous for its musically talented students, especially those who play piano. On his...

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Lust, Caution (2007)

Lust, Caution (2007)

Lust, Caution (2007)
IMDb: 7.5
156 min

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...

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Silk (2006)

Silk (2006)

Silk (2006)
IMDb: 6.4
108 min

A scientist uses his invention – the “Menger Sponge” – to capture the energy of a dead child’s spirit in an old building. In trying to determine why the energy...

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Café Lumière (2004)

Café Lumière (2004)

Café Lumière (2004)
IMDb: 6.9
103 min

Making her way through life by forming superficial relationships, Yoko keeps everyone at arm’s length, whether it’s her father and stepmother or Hajime, the owner of a small bookstore who...

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Genre: Drama
Double Vision (2002)

Double Vision (2002)

Double Vision (2002)
IMDb: 6.4
112 min

An FBI Agent pairs with a troubled Taiwan cop to hunt for a serial killer who’s embedding a mysterious fungus in the brains of victims.

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Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)

Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
IMDb: 7.8
123 min

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
Ashes of Time (1994)

Ashes of Time (1994)

Ashes of Time (1994)
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

Ouyang Feng is a heartbroken and cynical man who spends his days in the desert, connecting expert swordsmen with those seeking revenge and willing to pay for it. Throughout five...

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Genre: Action, Drama
The Wedding Banquet (1993)

The Wedding Banquet (1993)

The Wedding Banquet (1993)
IMDb: 7.6
109 min

A Taiwanese-American man is happily settled in New York with his American boyfriend. He plans a marriage of convenience to a Chinese woman in order to keep his parents off...

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Rebels of the Neon God (1994)

Rebels of the Neon God (1994)

Rebels of the Neon God (1994)
IMDb: 7.6
106 min

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
A Brighter Summer Day (1991)

A Brighter Summer Day (1991)

A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
IMDb: 8.4
237 min

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

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Raise the Red Lantern (1991)

Raise the Red Lantern (1991)

Raise the Red Lantern (1991)
IMDb: 8.1
125 min

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...

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Genre: Drama
Swordsman (1990)

Swordsman (1990)

Swordsman (1990)
IMDb: 6.9
120 min

When a scroll containing valuable martial arts secrets is stolen from the Emperor, an army detachment is sent to recover it. It is based on the novel The Smiling, Proud...

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Island of Fire (1990)

Island of Fire (1990)

Island of Fire (1990)
IMDb: 5.8
95 min

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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Dust in the Wind (1986)

Dust in the Wind (1986)

Dust in the Wind (1986)
IMDb: 7.6
109 min

A-yuan and A-yun are both from the small mining town of Jio-fen. They move to Taipei, where A-yuan is an apprentice by day and goes to night school, and A-yun...

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Attack Force Z (1982)

Attack Force Z (1982)

Attack Force Z (1982)
IMDb: 5.5
93 min

Tim Burstall directs then-up-and-comers Mel Gibson and Sam Neill in this action-packed Cannes Film Festival selection about the grim realities of World War II, a gritty drama based on actual...

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Genre: Action, War
Dragon Fist (1979)

Dragon Fist (1979)

Dragon Fist (1979)
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

After the death of his master, martial arts student Tong Huo-wan travels with his adoptive family to seek redress from the man responsible but finds himself torn between righteousness and...

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Genre: Action, Drama
Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin (1978)

Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin (1978)

Snake and Crane Arts of Shaolin (1978)
IMDb: 6.5
96 min

Jackie Chan stars as the young warrior Hsu Yiu Fong. Hsu has been entrusted with the book of the “Art of the Snake and Crane,” after the mysterious disappearance of...

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Genre: Action, Drama
Five Shaolin Masters (1974)

Five Shaolin Masters (1974)

Five Shaolin Masters (1974)
IMDb: 6.6
105 min

Hu Te et al. escape the burning Shaolin temple after the Qing soldiers destroyed it in Shaolin Temple. The group of 5 decide to develop secret codes to identify fellow...

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Genre: Action, Drama
A Touch of Zen (1971)

A Touch of Zen (1971)

A Touch of Zen (1971)
IMDb: 7.6
180 min

Ming dynasty noblewoman Yang must escape from the evil eunuch Hsu. She seeks refuge at a decrepit town where she gets assistance from a naïve scholar and a group of...

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Dragon Inn (1967)

Dragon Inn (1967)

Dragon Inn (1967)
IMDb: 7.4
111 min

After having the emperor’s minister of defense executed, a power-grabbing eunuch sends assassins to trail the victim’s children to a remote point on the northern Chinese border. But that bloodthirsty...

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Genre: Action, Adventure
Your Name Engraved Herein (2020)

Your Name Engraved Herein (2020)

Your Name Engraved Herein (2020)
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

In 1987, as martial law ends in Taiwan, Jia-han and Birdy fall in love amid family pressure, homophobia and social stigma.

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The Great Buddha+ (2017)

The Great Buddha+ (2017)

The Great Buddha+ (2017)
IMDb: 7.6
102 min

Underlining the gap between have-nots’ lives and elites’ world by switching between black and white and glamorous colors, THE GREAT BUDDHA+ vividly illustrates a corrupted village in rural southern Taiwan...

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Bold, the Corrupt and the Beautiful (2017)

The Bold, the Corrupt and the Beautiful (2017)

The Bold, the Corrupt and the Beautiful (2017)
IMDb: 7.3
112 min

Madame Tang colludes and mediates between the government and the private businesses for the benefits of her all-female family. One case does not go according to plan, and an entire...

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Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Stray Dogs (2014)

Stray Dogs (2014)

Stray Dogs (2014)
IMDb: 7.0
138 min

An alcoholic man and his two young children barely survive in Taipei. They cross path with a lonely grocery clerk who might help them make a better life.

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Genre: Drama
Monga (2010)

Monga (2010)

Monga (2010)
IMDb: 6.9
140 min

Set in the 1980s, “Monga” centers on five boys (Mosquito, Monk, Dragon, White Monkey and A-Lan) who join the “Gang of Princes” who are tired of being pushed around. As...

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Genre: Thriller
Our Times (2015)

Our Times (2015)

Our Times (2015)
IMDb: 7.4
134 min

Office worker Truly Lin goes on a journey through her memories. 20 years ago, she had a crush on the most popular guy in school. Taiyu, a ruffian and a...

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Assassin (2015)

The Assassin (2015)

The Assassin (2015)
IMDb: 6.3
105 min

A female assassin during the Tang Dynasty begins to question her loyalties when she falls in love with one of her targets.

Genre: Action, Drama, History