Top 109 Kung Fu Movies of 1966-1997

A ranked list commissioned by Devin Sheridan. Using a fairly loose and somewhat arbitrary definition of "kung fu movies".

  • A Touch of Zen

    1

  • The 36th Chamber of Shaolin

    2

  • Once Upon a Time in China

    3

  • Wheels on Meals

    4

  • Ashes of Time

    5

  • Legend of the Mountain

    6

  • Dirty Ho

    7

  • Police Story

    8

  • Eight Diagram Pole Fighter

    9

  • Dragon Inn

    10

  • Iron Monkey

    11

  • The Blade

    12

  • Crippled Avengers

    13

  • Yes, Madam

    14

  • The Miracle Fighters

    15

  • Pedicab Driver

    16

  • The Legend of Drunken Master

    17

  • Once Upon a Time in China II

    18

  • The Heroic Ones

    19

  • The Fate of Lee Khan

    20

  • The Legend of Fong Sai Yuk

    21

  • Eastern Condors

    22

  • Golden Swallow

    23

  • The Odd Couple

    24

  • Fist of Legend

    25

  • Drunken Master

    26

  • Raining in the Mountain

    27

  • The Prodigal Son

    28

  • The One-Armed Swordsman

    29

  • Enter the Dragon

    30

  • Righting Wrongs

    31

  • Wing Chun

    32

  • Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain

    33

  • Hapkido

    34

  • The Legend of the Swordsman

    35

  • Encounters of the Spooky Kind

    36

  • Last Hurrah for Chivalry

    37

  • The Way of the Dragon

    38

  • Vengeance

    39

  • Tai-Chi Master

    40

  • The New One-Armed Swordsman

    41

  • Come Drink with Me

    42

  • Crime Story

    43

  • Swordsman III: The East Is Red

    44

  • Heroes of the East

    45

  • Boxer Rebellion

    46

  • The Sentimental Swordsman

    47

  • My Young Auntie

    48

  • The Kung Fu Cult Master

    49

  • The Romance of Book and Sword

    50

  • Ninja in the Dragon's Den

    51

  • The Butterfly Murders

    52

  • Shaolin Temple

    53

  • Executioners from Shaolin

    54

  • The Sword

    55

  • The Victim

    56

  • Project A

    57

  • The Magnificent Butcher

    58

  • Miracles

    59

  • New Dragon Gate Inn

    60

  • Snake in the Eagle's Shadow

    61

  • Winners & Sinners

    62

  • Magnificent Warriors

    63

  • Dr. Wai in the Scripture with No Words

    64

  • Knockabout

    65

  • Royal Warriors

    66

  • Rumble in the Bronx

    67

  • Once Upon a Time in China and America

    68

  • Five Shaolin Masters

    69

  • The Water Margin

    70

  • The Boxer from Shantung

    71

  • Buddha's Palm

    72

  • The Spiritual Boxer

    73

  • Police Story 3: Super Cop

    74

  • Five Fingers of Death

    75

  • Challenge of the Masters

    76

  • The Legend II

    77

  • Killer Clans

    78

  • The Young Master

    79

  • Enter the Fat Dragon

    80

  • Dreadnaught

    81

  • Duel to the Death

    82

  • Heaven Sword and Dragon Sabre

    83

  • Martial Club

    84

  • In the Line of Duty 4

    85

  • Burning Paradise

    86

  • Heroes Two

    87

  • Fist of Fury

    88

  • The Valiant Ones

    89

  • Mad Monkey Kung Fu

    90

  • We're Going to Eat You

    91

  • Mr. Nice Guy

    92

  • Police Story 2

    93

  • The Enigmatic Case

    94

  • Millionaires Express

    95

  • Carry on Pickpocket

    96

  • City Hunter

    97

  • Warriors Two

    98

  • The Magic Blade

    99

  • Twin Dragons

    100