films seen
29
average score
2.51*
nationality
Hong Kong - 68 years old
status
Alive and kicking
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Arguably a better action choreographer than an overall director, even so Corey Yuen was responsible for a couple of stand-out martial arts films. If you're in the mood for some Eastern action cinema, Yuen has a solid oeuvre to explore.

The good stuff

The Legend of Fong Sai-Yuk poster

The Legend of Fong Sai-Yuk

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Fong Sai Yuk
Specifics
Hong Kong [1993] - 100 mins
Genre
Martial Arts
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4.0*/5.0*

You have to be a fan of wire-fu antics and elongated martial arts scenes to appreciate a film like this, but if you do then you're getting one of the most spectacular and creative films in the genre.

The Legend of Fong Sai-Yuk 2 poster

The Legend of Fong Sai-Yuk 2

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Fong Sai Yuk 2
Specifics
China, Hong Kong [1993] - 95 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure, Comedy
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4.0*/5.0*
All for the Winner poster

All for the Winner

by Jeffrey Lau, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Du Sheng
Specifics
Hong Kong [1990] - 101 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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4.0*/5.0*

Solid pieces

So Close poster

So Close

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Chik Yeung Tin Si
Specifics
Hong Kong [2002] - 111 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sci-fi, Thriller
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3.5*/5.0*
The Transporter poster

The Transporter

by Louis Leterrier, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Le Transporteur
Specifics
France, USA [2002] - 92 mins
Genre
Action, Crime, Thriller
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3.5*/5.0*
Legend of the Red Dragon poster

Legend of the Red Dragon

by Jing Wong, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Hong Xi Guan: Zhi Shao Lin Wu Zu
Specifics
Hong Kong [1994] - 95 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
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3.5*/5.0*
Saviour of the Soul 2 poster

Saviour of the Soul 2

by David Lai, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Jiu er Shen Diao Xia lu Zhi Chi Xin Chang Jian
Specifics
Hong Kong [1992] - 92 mins
Genre
Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-fi
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3.5*/5.0*
In the Line of Duty 2 poster

In the Line of Duty 2

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Huang Jia Shi Jie
Specifics
Hong Kong [1985] - 93 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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3.5*/5.0*

The inoffensive

The Avenging Fist poster

The Avenging Fist

by Wai-Keung Lau, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Kuen Sun
Specifics
Hong Kong [2001] - 92 mins
Genre
Action, Fantasy, Sci-fi
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3.0*/5.0*
Hero poster

Hero

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Ma Wing Jing
Specifics
Hong Kong, China [1997] - 97 mins
Genre
Action, Drama
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3.0*/5.0*
Saviour of the Soul poster

Saviour of the Soul

by David Lai, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Gauyat Sandiu Haplui
Specifics
Hong Kong [1991] - 92 mins
Genre
Action, Drama, Fantasy
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3.0*/5.0*
Dragons Forever poster

Dragons Forever

by Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Fei Lung Maang Jeung
Specifics
Hong Kong [1988] - 102 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Romance
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3.0*/5.0*

Worthy but flawed

The Twins Effect 2 poster

The Twins Effect 2

by Patrick Leung, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Chin Gei Bin 2: Fa Dou Daai Jin
Specifics
Hong Kong, China [2004] - 106 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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2.5*/5.0*
The Top Bet poster

The Top Bet

by Jeffrey Lau, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Du Ba
Specifics
Hong Kong [1991] - 94 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Romance
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2.5*/5.0*
Ghost Punting poster

Ghost Punting

by Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Ricky Lau, Eric Tsang, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Wu Fu Xing Chuang Gui
Specifics
Hong Kong [1991] - 94 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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2.5*/5.0*
Casino Raiders poster

Casino Raiders

by Jimmy Heung, Jing Wong, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Zhi Zun Wu Shang
Specifics
Hong Kong [1989] - 127 mins
Genre
Action, Crime
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2.5*/5.0*
Above the Law poster

Above the Law

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Zhi Fa Xian Feng
Specifics
Hong Kong [1986] - 85 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
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2.5*/5.0*
Ninja in the Dragon's Den poster

Ninja in the Dragon's Den

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Long Zhi Ren Zhe
Specifics
Hong Kong, Japan [1982] - 95 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy
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2.5*/5.0*

Dubious filler

Black Rose II poster

Black Rose II

by Jeffrey Lau, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Hak Moi Gwai Yee Git Gam Lan
Specifics
Hong Kong [1997] - 92 mins
Genre
Comedy
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2.0*/5.0*
Mahjong Dragon poster

Mahjong Dragon

by David Lai, Jeffrey Lau, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Ma Qiao Fei Long
Specifics
Hong Kong [1997] - 97 mins
Genre
Action
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2.0*/5.0*
The Enforcer poster

The Enforcer

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Gei Ba Ba De Xin
Specifics
Hong Kong [1995] - 104 mins
Genre
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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2.0*/5.0*
The Bodyguard from Beijing poster

The Bodyguard from Beijing

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Zhong Nan Hai Bao Biao
Specifics
Hong Kong [1994] - 92 mins
Genre
Action, Crime, Thriller
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2.0*/5.0*
Women on the Run poster

Women on the Run

by David Lai, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Chi Luo Kuang Ben
Specifics
Hong Kong [1993] - 89 mins
Genre
Action
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2.0*/5.0*

Plain forgettable

And Now You're Dead poster

And Now You're Dead

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Gwan Geun Shut Daam
Specifics
Hong Kong [1998] - 95 mins
Genre
Action
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1.5*/5.0*
She Shoots Straight poster

She Shoots Straight

by Corey Yuen
Also known as
Huang Jia Nu Jiang
Specifics
Hong Kong [1990] - 87 mins
Genre
Action, Crime
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1.5*/5.0*
Game of Death II poster

Game of Death II

by See-Yuen Ng, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Corey Yuen
Also known as
Si Wang Ta
Specifics
Hong Kong [1981] - 86 mins
Genre
Action, Mystery
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1.5*/5.0*

Big nopes

No Retreat, No Surrender 2 poster

No Retreat, No Surrender 2

by Corey Yuen
Specifics
Hong Kong, USA [1987] - 92 mins
Genre
Adventure, Action
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1.0*/5.0*

Irritation overload

DOA: Dead or Alive poster

DOA: Dead or Alive

by Corey Yuen
Specifics
UK, Germany [2006] - 87 mins
Genre
Action, Adventure
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0.5*/5.0*
No Retreat, No Surrender poster

No Retreat, No Surrender

by Corey Yuen
Specifics
USA, Hong Kong [1986] - 85 mins
Genre
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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0.5*/5.0*