Hokkien (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating
Crazy Rich Asians (2018)
6.9
74 metascore

Crazy Rich Asians (2018)

PG-13 | 120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family.

Director: Jon M. Chu | Stars: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Gemma Chan

Votes: 110,366 | Gross: $174.53M

Yi Yi (2000)
8.1
93 metascore

Yi Yi (2000)

Not Rated | 173 min | Drama, Romance

Each member of a middle class Taipei family seeks to reconcile past and present relationships within their daily lives.

Director: Edward Yang | Stars: Nien-Jen Wu, Elaine Jin, Issei Ogata, Kelly Lee

Votes: 17,651 | Gross: $1.14M

Dai Náo Shinjuku (2009)
7.0
63 metascore

Dai Náo Shinjuku (2009)

R | 119 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A simple Chinese immigrant wages a perilous war against one of the most powerful criminal organizations on the planet.

Director: Tung-Shing Yee | Stars: Jackie Chan, Naoto Takenaka, Daniel Wu, Jinglei Xu

Votes: 10,890

Wet Season (2019)

103 min | Drama

A teacher and student at a Singapore high school form a special, self-affirming bond.

Director: Anthony Chen | Stars: Jia Ler Koh, Christopher Ming-Shun Lee, Jordan Lewandowski, Shi Bin Yang

Votes: 57

Crime Story (1993)

R | 103 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A Special Agent is assigned to protect a wealthy business magnate. However, when the businessman is kidnapped in a daring ambush, he teams up with a seasoned detective to crack the case. But soon he discovers the case isn't that simple.

Directors: Kirk Wong, Jackie Chan | Stars: Jackie Chan, Kent Cheng, Kar-Ying Law, Christine Ng

Votes: 5,246 | Gross: $0.19M

Ilo Ilo (2013)
7.3
85 metascore

Ilo Ilo (2013)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama

In 90s Singapore, the friendship between Filipino nursemaid Teresa and her young charge Jiale makes waves in a family, while the Asian recession hits the region.

Director: Anthony Chen | Stars: Yann Yann Yeo, Tian Wen Chen, Angeli Bayani, Jia Ler Koh

Votes: 3,848 | Gross: $0.05M

Taipei Story (1985)

Not Rated | 119 min | Drama

Lung, a former member of the national Little League team and now operator of an old-style fabric business, is never able to shake a longing for his past glory. One day, he runs into a forme... See full summary »

Director: Edward Yang | Stars: Chin Tsai, Hsiao-Hsien Hou, I-Chen Ko, Su-Yun Ko

Votes: 1,527 | Gross: $0.01M

Rise of the Legend (2018)

111 min | Biography

Badminton player turned celebrity decides to immortalize himself and share his achievements in winning silver twice in the Olympics badminton event.

Director: Teng Bee | Stars: Jake Eng, Tosh Chan, Mark Lee, Yann Yann Yeo

Votes: 226

Dukun (2018)

108 min | Horror, Thriller

In a case that had the nation riveted and human rights organizations the world over up in arms due to the death sentence handed out to the accused, comes a tale about the lure of riches, ... See full summary »

Director: Dain Said | Stars: Umie Aida, Faizal Hussein, Elyana, Ramli Hassan

Votes: 336

Autumn's Concerto (2009–2010)

90 min | Drama, Romance

Ren Guang Xi, a cocky law student, seems to lead the perfect life. He's the sole successor to a huge and famous business and a talented ice hockey player. But in reality, his lonely life ... See full summary »

Stars: Ady An, Vanness Wu, Kang Ren Wu, Linda Jui-Chi Liu

Votes: 293

The Sniper (2009)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

A police sniper teams up with a hot-headed rookie to take down his former friend and teammate, who is exacting revenge on the police force.

Director: Dante Lam | Stars: Richie Jen, Xiaoming Huang, Edison Chen, Bowie Lam

Votes: 1,966

Out of the Dark (1995)

R | 86 min | Comedy, Horror

A cast of new faces and old favorites to take on ghostbusting in a film full of both laughs and thrills.

Director: Jeffrey Lau | Stars: Stephen Chow, Karen Mok, Yat-Fei Wong, Kin-Yan Lee

Votes: 1,777

Long Long Time Ago 2 (2016)

122 min | Comedy, Drama

After the 1969 nationwide floods, Zhao Di takes over her father's family farm with the help of reformed gangster Ah Long. As Singapore's economy prospers, the Singaporean mindset is also ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Aileen Tan, Mark Lee, Lei Wang, Benjamin Josiah Tan

Votes: 81

Be with Me (2005)
7.0
67 metascore

Be with Me (2005)

Not Rated | 93 min | Drama, Romance

"Be with me" consists of three stories of love vs. solitude : 1)An aging, lonesome shopkeeper doesn't believe in life any more since his wife died. But he is saved from desperation by ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Khoo | Stars: Theresa Poh Lin Chan, Chiew Sung Ching, Lawrence Yong, Leong Kooi Eng

Votes: 1,580

Silver Medallist (2009)

99 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

An action-adventure story focused on the lives of express deliverymen, traffic cops and lonely beauties.

Director: Hao Ning | Stars: Bo Huang, Kung-Wei Lu, Morris Hsiang Jung, Jack Kao

Votes: 1,813

Long Long Time Ago (2016)

107 min | Comedy, Drama

LONG LONG TIME AGO follows the trials and tribulations of a family from 1965 to the early 1970s. Their journey through the years from their humble kampong to a modern HDB flat, runs in ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Aileen Tan, Mark Lee, Lei Wang, Benjamin Josiah Tan

Votes: 127

Time and Tide (2000)
6.9
60 metascore

Time and Tide (2000)

R | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Tyler is a restless, streetwise 21-year-old Hong Kong native who's had trouble gaining the trust of others all his life. He secretly fantasizes about living the good life in South America. ... See full summary »

Director: Hark Tsui | Stars: Nicholas Tse, Wu Bai, Candy Lo, Cathy Tsui

Votes: 4,067 | Gross: $0.09M

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale I (2011)
7.5
62 metascore

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale I (2011)

Not Rated | 144 min | Action, Drama, History

An indigenous clan-based people living in harmony with nature find their way of life threatened when violent interlopers from another culture arrive, intent on seizing their natural resources and enslaving them.

Director: Te-Sheng Wei | Stars: Masanobu Andô, Jun'ichi Haruta, Sabu Kawahara, Shiang-Chu Tang

Votes: 6,395 | Gross: $0.14M

Silk (2006)

Not Rated | 108 min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi

In Taipei, the crippled scientist Hashimoto uses his invention of "Menger Sponge" to capture the energy of the spirit of a child in an old building. He invites the specialist in reading ... See full summary »

Director: Chao-Bin Su | Stars: Chen Chang, Yôsuke Eguchi, Kar Yan Lam, Barbie Hsu

Votes: 3,020

Canopy (2013)
4.9
64 metascore

Canopy (2013)

PG-13 | 84 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Wartime, 1942. Singapore. An Australian fighter pilot shot down in combat awakens suspended in the treetops. As night devours day, he must navigate through dangerous jungle in search of ... See full summary »

Director: Aaron Wilson | Stars: Khan Chittenden, Morning Tzu-Yi Mo, Robert Menzies, Edwina Wren

Votes: 931 | Gross: $0.01M

Love Around (2013– )

TV-Y | 90 min | Romance

Chou Chen (George Hu) is a tough gangster's son who has a soft spot for protecting the weak from bullies. Liang Hsiao-Shu (Annie Chen) is a happy-go-lucky and bubbly radio DJ who is ... See full summary »

Stars: George Hu, Annie Chen, Mandy Tao, Yun-ching Li

Votes: 97

Double Vision (2002)

R | 113 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

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.

Director: Kuo-Fu Chen | Stars: Tony Ka Fai Leung, David Morse, Rene Liu, Leon Dai

Votes: 2,436

Chinese Eye (2004)

104 min | Romance, Comedy, Drama

A look at how two young lovers from totally different background cope with family and social pressure.

Director: Yasmin Ahmad | Stars: Choo Seong Ng, Sharifah Amani, Linus Chung, Mei Ling Tan

Votes: 533

Goodbye, South, Goodbye (1996)

116 min | Crime, Drama

A glimpse at the lives of two petty criminals in Taipei.

Director: Hsiao-Hsien Hou | Stars: Jieh-Wen King, Kuei-Ying Hsu, Annie Shizuka Inoh, Jack Kao

Votes: 1,381

Paper House (2017)

28 min | Short, Drama, Family

'Paper House' is a short film set against the backdrop of a traditional Chinese funeral and its customs. The film follows the story of a family as they descend into disharmony after the ... See full summary »

Director: Jiyuan Ler | Stars: Rajid Ahamed, Serene Chen, Wang Yu Qing, Wenxiang Zhang

Votes: 5

Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale II (2011)

132 min | Action, Drama, History

After the initial uprising at Wushe, Mona Rudao faces an unwinnable guerrilla war against the militarily superior Japanese plus fierce rival Seediq clans. He and his followers must fight ... See full summary »

Director: Te-Sheng Wei | Stars: Nolay Piho, Chih-Hsiang Ma, Masanobu Andô, Sabu Kawahara

Votes: 1,106

7 Letters (2015)

116 min | Drama

An emotive anthology by seven of Singapore's most illustrious filmmakers, celebrating SG50 through the lives and stories of Singaporeans. Directed by Eric Khoo, Jack Neo, K. Rajagopal, Royston Tan, Tan Pin Pin, Boo Junfeng, Kelvin Tong.

Directors: Junfeng Boo, Eric Khoo, Jack Neo, K Rajagopal, Pin Pin Tan, Royston Tan, Kelvin Tong | Stars: Faizal Abdullah, Aric Hidir Amin, Fatin Amira, Juliette Binoche

Votes: 101

15: The Movie (2003)
6.1
47 metascore

15: The Movie (2003)

90 min | Drama, Comedy

Fast, frenetic, and furious, 15 is the story of five Singaporian teenagers who, abandoned by the system and estranged from their parents and life in general, build their own world in which ... See full summary »

Director: Royston Tan | Stars: Melvin Chen, Erick Chun, Melvin Lee, Vynn Soh

Votes: 743

You Mean The World To Me (2017)

96 min | Drama, Family

Sunny has returned to Penang to shoot his new film about his family, without their knowledge. However he has run out of money and is struggling to shoot an essential scene. His sister, Hoon... See full summary »

Director: Teong Hin Saw | Stars: Yee Min Eng, Gregg Koay, Frederick Lee, Swee Lin Neo

Votes: 99

12 Storeys (1997)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

Goofy middle-aged Ah Gu is not happy with his money-obsessed bride Lily, who only wants to go out and have fun. At the same house, young Meng is left to look after his siblings, sister ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Khoo | Stars: Jack Neo, Boon Pin Koh, Yi Fong Quan, May Yee Lum

Votes: 189

Mano po (2002)

110 min | Drama

During the Chinese Revolution in 1949, young Chinese copra trader named Fong-Huan marries Elisa, a young and pretty Filipina. The couples children, Daniel and Linda, were raised in a ... See full summary »

Director: Joel Lamangan | Stars: Maricel Soriano, Richard Gomez, Kris Aquino, Ara Mina

Votes: 70

Repossession (2019)

96 min | Drama, Horror

Jim is a middle-aged executive who's just lost his job, but hides it from his wife and daughter due to pride. When an evil force threatens his family, he must fight for their survival - in every sense.

Directors: Ming Siu Goh, Scott C. Hillyard | Stars: Gerald Chew, Amy Cheng, Sivakumar Palakrishnan, Rachel Wan

Votes: 5

That's the Way I Like It (1998)
6.9
52 metascore

That's the Way I Like It (1998)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Kung Fu meets disco in Singapore. Hock is a grocery clerk longing for a motorbike. He lives with his parents and sister; they idolize his younger brother, Beng, a medical student calling ... See full summary »

Director: Glen Goei | Stars: Adrian Pang, Medaline Tan, Pierre Png, Anna Belle Francis

Votes: 561 | Gross: $0.02M

I Not Stupid Too (2006)

PG-13 | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

A comedy about the difficult relationships parents have with their children today. Set in Singapore's fast-paced society, eight year old Jerry sees how he and his older brother Tom, and his... See full summary »

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Shawn Lee, Ashley Leong, Joshua Ang, Yiliang Huang

Votes: 535

Eating Air (1999)

100 min | Action, Romance

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Directors: Jasmine Kin Kia Ng, Kelvin Tong | Stars: Alvina Toh, Joseph Cheong, Ferris Yeo, Andy Chng

Votes: 130

I Not Stupid (2002)

PG | 105 min | Drama, Comedy

Story about life of 3 EM3's student in Singapore, who struggling with their education and personal life.

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Jack Neo, Yun Xiang, Richard Low, Selena Tan

Votes: 1,028

Just Follow Law (2007)

112 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

A freak accident causes a blue collar worker (Singh) and his supervisor (Wong) to swap souls.

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Fann Wong, Gurmit Singh, Moses Lim, Samuel Chong

Votes: 325

Money No Enough (1998)

Comedy

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Director: T.L. Tay | Stars: Jack Neo, Mark Lee, Henry Thia, John Cheng

Votes: 161

Zorro (2009– )

Action, Adventure, Drama

Don Diego de la Vega opposes the corrupt tyrants of Spanish California as the masked swordsman, Zorro.

Stars: Richard Gutierrez, Rhian Ramos, Michelle Madrigal, Bianca King

Votes: 24

My Magic (2008)

75 min | Drama

A single dad looks to give up drinking and his bartender job in order to impress his son and find work as a magician.

Director: Eric Khoo | Stars: Francis Bosco, Jathisweran, Keng Yew Seet, Jason Lim

Votes: 271

1400 (2015)

89 min | Drama, Music, Romance

4 intertwined stories explore the notion of love in a hotel, how important love is, to what extremes we go to make it happen, but in difference situations and circumstances, the outcomes may be more than what we bargain for.

Director: Derrick Lui | Stars: Desmond Tan, Yahui Xu, Vincent Tee, William Lawandi

Votes: 7

Mee Pok Man (1995)

105 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

A painfully shy noodle-shop owner and a prostitute have a chance encounter when destiny arrives in the form of a car accident.

Director: Eric Khoo | Stars: Joe Ng, Michelle Goh, Kay Tong Lim, David Brazil

Votes: 192

I Do, I Do (2005)

105 min | Comedy, Romance

A truck driver falls in love with, and is rejected by, a white-collar career woman. Competition arrives from a dashing male colleague.

Directors: Boon Hwee Lim, Jack Neo | Stars: Adrian Pang, Sharon Au, Marcus Chin, Allan Wu

Votes: 65

Money No Enough II (2008)

126 min | Comedy, Drama

3 brothers living in Singapore, each leading a different lifestyle. They discover the deeper meanings in life as tragedies unfold, with comedy & tears along the way.

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Jack Neo, Mark Lee, Henry Thia, John Cheng

Votes: 147

Betelnut Beauty (2001)

105 min | Drama, Romance

A cute coed leaves her mother's home and gets involved with a pastry chef who just finish his military service. The two rebelious youngsters deal with the harsh realities of life on the ... See full summary »

Director: Cheng-sheng Lin | Stars: Chen Chang, Angelica Lee, Chen-Nan Tsai, Ming-chun Kao

Votes: 415

Army Daze (1996)

Comedy

A Singaporean-made comedy about a group of 18 year old boys who are beginning the mandatory two-year military service in the Singapore army. Despite their different racial and family ... See full summary »

Director: Keng Sen Ong | Stars: Sheikh Haikel, David Yong, Adrian Lim, Kevin Mark Marghese

Votes: 135

The Fourth Portrait (2010)

105 min | Drama

Ten year-old Xiang faces a lonely future after his father dies. Just when he thinks he's going to spend his life in the orphanage, his estranged mother shows up. And his life changes ... See full summary »

Director: Mong-Hong Chung | Stars: Shiao Hai Pi, Shih-Chieh King, Lei Hao, Leon Dai

Votes: 281

The Lion Men (2014)

130 min | Comedy

Two lion dance groups pitting themselves against each other.

Director: Jack Neo | Stars: Tian Wen Chen, Eva Cheng, Maxi Lim, Weiliang Wang

Votes: 71

Perth (2004)

107 min | Drama

Perth is the journey into the heart of Harry Lee, a 51-year-old part-time security guard and taxi driver. He belongs to a redundant generation, eclipsed by a fast-paced, elitist society ... See full summary »

Director: Djinn | Stars: Kay Tong Lim, Qiu Lian Liu, A. Panneeirchelvam, Jason Aspes

Votes: 250

It's a Great, Great World (2011)

100 min | Comedy, Family

Welcome to 'Great World', Singapore's legendary amusement park. Where lovers cavorted in the 60s. Where Hollywood stars and cabaret girls partied in the 50s. Where bombs fell in the 40s. ... See full summary »

Director: Kelvin Tong | Stars: Justin Ang, Xing Ang, Teresa of Babes In The City, Tracy of Babes In The City

Votes: 65

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