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To celebrate one hundred years of Chinese cinema, Hong Kong Film Awards released a list of The Best 100 Chinese Motion Pictures. Among the 103 films on the list, there are 11 films from China (pre-1949), 13 films from the mainland China (post-1949), 61 films from Hong Kong, 16 films from Taiwan (post-1949), 1 Hong Kong/mainland China co-production and 1 Taiwan/Hong Kong co-production.

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  1. 76 -

    92: Hak Mooi Gwai dui Hak Mooi Gwai

    1992 — a.k.a. 92 Legendary La Rose Noire, in 1 top list Check
  2. 3 -

    Ah fei zing zyun

    1990 — a.k.a. Days of Being Wild, in 10 top lists Check
  3. 71 -

    Ai le zhongnian

    1949 — a.k.a. Sorrows and Joys of a Middle-Aged Man, in 1 top list Check
  4. 56 -

    Ba wang bie ji

    1993 — a.k.a. Farewell My Concubine, in 16 top lists Check
  5. 13 -

    Ban jin ba liang

    1976 — a.k.a. The Private Eyes, in 4 top lists Check
  6. 5 -

    Beiqíng chéngshì

    1989 — a.k.a. A City of Sadness, in 9 top lists Check
  7. 69 -

    Boon bin yen

    1983, in 2 top lists Check
  8. 73 -

    Chat sup yee ga fong hak

    1973, in 1 top list Check
  9. 14 -

    Cheung foh

    1999 — a.k.a. The Mission, in 4 top lists Check
  10. 50 -

    Chou tin dik tong wah

    1987 — a.k.a. An Autumn's Tale, in 4 top lists Check
  11. 90 -

    Chun gwong cha sit

    1997 — a.k.a. Happy Together, in 11 top lists Check
  12. 23 -

    Chung Hing sam lam

    1994 — a.k.a. Chungking Express, in 19 top lists Check
  13. 97 -

    Da lui toi

    1983, in 1 top list Check
  14. 31 -

    Dalu

    1935 — a.k.a. The Highway, in 3 top lists Check
  15. 68 -

    Di yi lei xing wei xian

    1980 — a.k.a. Dangerous Encounters of the First Kind, in 2 top lists Check
  16. 35 -

    Dip bin

    1979 — a.k.a. The Butterfly Murders, in 3 top lists Check
  17. 43 -

    Dip huet seung hung

    1989 — a.k.a. The Killer, in 13 top lists Check
  18. 21 -

    Dong fu ren

    1968 — a.k.a. The Arch, in 4 top lists Check
  19. 49 -

    Dong nuan

    1969 — a.k.a. The Winter, in 1 top list Check
  20. 88 -

    Dou san

    1989 — a.k.a. God of Gamblers, in 2 top lists Check
  21. 15 -

    Du bei dao

    1967 — a.k.a. The One-Armed Swordsman, in 4 top lists Check
  22. 36 -

    Dung che sai duk

    1994 — a.k.a. Ashes of Time, in 6 top lists Check
  23. 91 -

    Faa yeung nin wa

    2000 — a.k.a. In the Mood for Love, in 27 top lists Check
  24. 27 -

    Foo ji ching

    1981 — a.k.a. Father and Son, in 1 top list Check
  25. 94 -

    Fu mu xin

    1955 — a.k.a. Parents' Hearts, in 1 top list Check
  26. 87 -

    Fu rong zhen

    1987 — a.k.a. Hibiscus Town, in 3 top lists Check
  27. 32 -

    Fung gip

    1979 — a.k.a. The Secret, in 2 top lists Check
  28. 61 -

    Ging chaat goo si

    1985 — a.k.a. Police Story, in 8 top lists Check
  29. 12 -

    Gu ling jie shao nian sha ren shi jian

    1991 — a.k.a. A Brighter Summer Day, in 13 top lists Check
  30. 58 -

    Han ye

    1955, in 1 top list Check
  31. 85 -

    Hao men ye yan

    1959, in 1 top list Check
  32. 100 -

    Hei pao shi jian

    1986 — a.k.a. The Black Cannon Incident, in 1 top list Check
  33. 37 -

    Heung Gong jai jo

    1997 — a.k.a. Made in Hong Kong, in 5 top lists Check
  34. 26 -

    Hong gao liang

    1987 — a.k.a. Red Sorghum, in 10 top lists Check
  35. 96 new

    Hong lou meng

    1962, in 1 top list Check
  36. 4 -

    Huang tu di

    1984 — a.k.a. Yellow Earth, in 9 top lists Check
  37. 48 -

    Jiang shan mei ren

    1959 — a.k.a. Kingdom and the Beauty, in 2 top lists Check
  38. 16 -

    Jing wu men

    1972 — a.k.a. The Chinese Connection, in 6 top lists Check
  39. 66 -

    Ke lian tian xia fu mu xin

    1960 — a.k.a. The Great Devotion, in 1 top list Check
  40. 42 -

    Kong bu fen zi

    1986 — a.k.a. The Terrorizers, in 5 top lists Check
  41. 60 -

    Kong shan ling yu

    1979 — a.k.a. Raining in the Mountain, in 2 top lists Check
  42. 82 -

    Lan feng zheng

    1993 — a.k.a. The Blue Kite, in 7 top lists Check
  43. 75 -

    Liàn liàn fengchén

    1986 — a.k.a. Dust in the Wind, in 5 top lists Check
  44. 39 -

    Liang Shan Bo yu Zhu Ying Tai

    1963 — a.k.a. The Love Eterne, in 5 top lists Check
  45. 74 -

    Lie huo qing chun

    1982 — a.k.a. Nomad, in 2 top lists Check
  46. 95 -

    Lin zexu

    1959 — a.k.a. The Opium Wars, in 2 top lists Check
  47. 70 -

    Liu lian piao piao

    2000 — a.k.a. Durian Durian, in 2 top lists Check
  48. 7 -

    Long men kezhan

    1967 — a.k.a. Dragon Inn, in 7 top lists Check
  49. 55 -

    Lung foo fung wan

    1987 — a.k.a. City on Fire, in 4 top lists Check
  50. 11 -

    Malu tianshi

    1937 — a.k.a. Street Angel, in 6 top lists Check
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