Drama

List of Drama movies from Hong Kong, China and Taiwan: posters, images, info, trailers, actors, directors, and more.

Poster for the movie "Nomadland"

Nomadland

A woman in her sixties after losing everything in the Great Recession embarks on a journey through the American West, living as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.

Poster for the movie "Seven Years in Tibet"

Seven Years in Tibet

Austrian mountaineer, Heinrich Harrer journeys to the Himalayas without his family to head an expedition in 1939. But when World War II breaks out, the arrogant Harrer falls into Allied forces’ hands as a prisoner of war. He escapes with a fellow detainee and makes his way to Llaso, Tibet, where he meets the 14-year-old Dalai Lama, whose friendship ultimately transforms his outlook on life.

Poster for the movie "Kundun"

Kundun

The Tibetans refer to the Dalai Lama as ‘Kundun’, which means ‘The Presence’. He was forced to escape from his native home, Tibet, when communist China invaded and enforced an oppressive regime upon the peaceful nation. The Dalai Lama escaped to India in 1959 and has been living in exile in Dharamsala ever since.

Poster for the movie "Art is Dead"

Art is Dead

After shooting ‘S He’, ‘I’ fell into the bottleneck of creation. While interviewing some artists about how to break through the bottleneck period, I stumbled upon an artist’s body with a strange posture in his studio. Driven by curiosity and creative desire, ‘I’ began to investigate this dead artist with a camera. What happened next became more and more strange and uncontrollable…

Poster for the movie "Innocent Prisoners"

Innocent Prisoners

Innocent Prisoners (2020) — 99 min – Drama – 7 August 2020 Your rating: Not rated yet! Director:  David Dai Stars:  Tong Yixuan, Shi Yuanting, Luan … Read more

Poster for the movie "Manchurian Tiger"

Manchurian Tiger

Directed by GENG Jun, starring ZHANG Yu, MA Li, the film MANCHURIAN TIGER began filming recently in Hegang City, Heilongjiang Province. The project was listed in Shanghai International Film Festival · SIFF PROJECT in 2017.

Only You Alone

Only You Alone

Since her grandfather died, Chi Li has lived alone in the house of an aunt who is abroad. She has no contact with her parents. It is a lonely life, but Chi Li is doing fine. She has a job at a cinema and no need for a relationship. She protects herself this way because who would want her as a girlfriend? Chi Li has epilepsy. In north-eastern China where she lives, this means she … Read more

Poster for the movie "Damp Season"

Damp Season

A young couple grows apart, throwing themselves into the arms of others. She is an independent young woman who works in a florist’s shop, he is an immature brooder working as a security guard

Poster for the movie "The Partner"

The Partner

A series of severe criminal cases happened in Yangguan, an industrial town in Northwest China. Chen Hanzhong, the detective on the case, commutes to the gobi, fallen villages and desolate industrial landscapes with colleagues day after day. They got some clues, and more questions as well. As time passed, they realized that to solve the case is also to solve the mysteries in their lives. Suddenly, work and life, memory and reality, all begin to … Read more

Poster for the movie "Sniper"

Sniper

In the dangerous war situation, the top mercenaries licked their blood, fought in danger, successfully recovered the radioactive elements from terrorists, arms companies and other multilateral forces, eventually disintegrating the plot and protecting the city’s thrilling journey. In the ups and downs of the film, the film conveys the humanitarian spirit and the theme of defending peace to the audience.

Poster for the movie "The Reunions"

The Reunions

Rework on Dong Chengpeng’s previous award winning short “A Final Reunion”. A comedy director has come up with an idea of breaking through his common filmmaking take by shooting a short film about how his grandmother would have spent on the New Year’s day, crews recruited, the protagonist on set, everyone ready in the rural remote country where he was born and raised while out of everyone’s expectation, the grandma passed. The movie has to … Read more

Poster for the movie "Scarlett, Shanghai & Me"

Scarlett, Shanghai & Me

A story about coming to the end of your journey as an expat in China, told through the lens of the films that inspired us.

Poster for the movie "Tracing Her Shadow"

Tracing Her Shadow

An old Chinese woman visits Japan to find her missing daughter whom she adopted in post-WWII China. Her granddaughter and a retired Japanese policeman join her search.

Poster for the movie "Visit"

Visit

In “Spaces #2”, 7 internationally acclaimed directors shot, after commissioning by the Thessaloniki International Film Festival, a short film at home, making their own timely comment on the new reality that we live in. The project is inspired by the book “Species of Spaces” by the French novelist, filmmaker, documentalist, and essayist, Georges Perec and the days of quarantine. The idea is to create a film at home, using the environment, the people or the … Read more

Poster for the movie "狄仁杰之深海龙宫"

狄仁杰之深海龙宫

  影片讲述,唐·垂拱四年,南方连续十个月大旱,武则天(徐冬冬饰)召归墟国献龙珠祈雨,在海上运送龙珠的途中,神秘“鲛人”从海中突然出现,大肆杀人并盗走龙珠。因在断案之中舍弃情爱选择法度而痛失所爱,正在酒楼买醉堕落潦倒的狄仁杰(连凯饰)被紧急召集限期破案,与大理寺少卿莫凌飞(尹子维饰)联手探龙宫,查鲛人杀人悬案解大唐危机。

Poster for the movie "A Little Red Flower"

A Little Red Flower

The film tells a warm and realistic story, thinking and facing the ultimate problem that every ordinary person will face-imagining that death may come at any time, the only thing we have to do is love and cherish.

Poster for the movie "The Calming"

The Calming

A film director wanders the world alone after breaking up with her boyfriend, finally gaining inner peace.

Poster for the movie "As God"

As God

The background of the story of “As God” was set in the period of the Republic of China Revolutionary Warlords in the Republic of China. During the Republic of China, the “God of Buddha” was behind the demon’s confusion. There are also many small heroes who seek truth and punish evil and promote good. They will jointly debunk the scam and reveal the truth to the world.

Poster for the movie "Gong Fu Zong Shi Huo Yuan Jia"

Fearless Kungfu King (Gong Fu Zong Shi Huo Yuan Jia)

The young and vigorous Huo Yuanjia was only focused on “subjugating people by force”, and therefore had a rift with his father and ran away from home. When he first arrived in Jinmen, he met Nong Jinsun who secretly escorted the reformers, and Zheng Yi shot out the crisis of the agriculture, and the two became friends. Nong Jinsun persuaded him to use a good martial art to open a martial arts hall to strengthen … Read more

heading-south

Heading South

Between the city and the countryside and the modern world versus the old, a girl is at her happiest when she is in nature. Her parents are divorced, and in a modern world there is a need for money. This means a trip to the big city on the back of her mother’s scooter. Once in the big smoke, the girl must visit with her father and his new girlfriend in order to pick up … Read more

Poster for the movie "Kung Fu Mulan"

Kung Fu Mulan

Mulan grew up in a martial arts family, has a dream to become a female warrior in the Kingdom. By forced to join the army in her father’s stead, she finds a way to express herself. However, during a mission that she was supposed to assassinate the Crown prince of a hostile kingdom, she never knows that this decision changed her life entirely. They fell in love. From then on, she has a new goal, … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Best is Yet to Come"

The Best is Yet to Come

In 2003, Han Dong, a teenager who dropped out of high school, arrives at Beijing with a dream of becoming a journalist.

Poster for the movie "Ip Man: Kung Fu Master"

Ip Man: Kung Fu Master

Ip Man’s promising career as a Policeman is ruined after he is framed for murder and targeted by a mob boss’s daughter.

Poster for the movie "Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master"

Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master

During a dark time in the Heian period, when evil forces threaten the kingdom, the emperor relies on the Onmyoji to keep the supernatural forces in line. But as political events become highly charged, friction within the order leads to betrayal. Now, Seimei (Mansai Nomura), a talented member of the clan, must face down his master, Doson (Hiroyuki Sanada), in the hopes of restoring peace to the kingdom.

Poster for the movie "God of Gamblers"

God of Gamblers

God of Gamblers tells the story of Xu Jiabao, who is fishing for a living, rescued the God of Gamblers Shen 13 by accident, and was involved in the turmoil and conspiracy of the Jinyan Island gambling community. The film revolves around “anti-gambling”. For the mother’s medical expenses, Xu Jiabao had no choice but to engage in a “gamble-free” transaction with the gambling god Shen XIII: as long as the three players of Jinyan Island … Read more

Poster for the movie "Mr. Miao"

Mr. Miao

The feature introduces a fictional golden-colored flower, which possesses the magical ability to debauch humans who get too close to it. As the flower only chooses kindhearted people as hosts, a group of martial artists who want to eradicate the plants face a dilemma: should one kill good people for rescuing men from sin?

Poster for the movie "Once Upon a Time"

Once Upon a Time

Bai Qian, a goddess and monarch from the Heavenly Realms, is sent to the mortal world to undergo a trial to become a High Goddess. There, she meets Ye Hua, with whom she falls in love and marries. When an old enemy reappears in her life, everything she holds dear is threatened.

Poster for the movie "Wild Grass"

Wild Grass

In the 1990s, the two girls and a boy who first entered the society tested the incredible destiny they experienced in the pursuit of a new life. In the flourishing 1990s, they rose up with the dream and they survived.

Poster for the movie "Mulan"

Mulan

When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father. She is spirited, determined and quick on her feet. Disguised as a man by the name of Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness … Read more

Poster for the movie "Love After Love"

Love After Love

The film tells the story of a young girl who travels from Shanghai to Hong Kong in pursuit of education, but ends up working for her aunt seducing rich and powerful men.

Mama

Mama

Xiaoxian remembers what happen in her village during the Summer of 1992 when she was 12-year-old and her mother died giving birth to her fourth sister. “Mama” tells what happens over seven days in a village in rural China during the 1990’s. It depicts the memory of 12-year-old girl Xiaoxian about her family and her village. In seven days, she witnesses three deaths and two births, including the death of her own mother who dies … Read more

Where the Leaves Fall

Where the Leaves Fall

Giacomo, a second-generation Italian-Chinese youngman, travels to Wencheng County to bring his late father’s ashes back to his hometown. There he stays at his grandfather’s house. The old man becomes Giacomo’s guide through the forgotten paths of his native culture, which now looks so distant from the daily life of a European twenty-something.

Poster for the movie "We Are Champions"

We Are Champions

Taiwan high school basketball game, brothers in different high school basketball teams.

Poster for the movie "Suk Suk"

Suk Suk

One day PAK, 70, a taxi driver who refuses to retire, meets HOI, 65, a retired single father, in a park. Despite years of societal and personal pressure, they are proud of the families they have created through hard work and determination. Yet in that brief initial encounter, something is unleashed in them which had been suppressed for so many years. As both men recount and recall their personal histories, they also contemplate a possible … Read more

Poster for the movie "Chasing Dream"

Chasing Dream

A young man and woman are meeting each other and establishes a special relationship due to debt problems. Him, finds that her have a singing talent and help her develop a singing career. For its part, he also strives to become the champion of the boxing championship. Both have the same state of mind and fight for their dream. Even if they burn their lives, they will have no regrets in this life.

Poster for the movie "Ip Man 4: The Finale"

Ip Man 4: The Finale

Following the death of his wife, Ip Man travels to San Francisco to ease tensions between the local kung fu masters and his star student, Bruce Lee, while searching for a better future for his son.

Poster for the movie "Changfeng Town"

Changfeng Town

Changfeng Town is located in an inconspicuous corner of China. The townspeople know each other well and are content with life. Airplanes pass by the town from time to time, reminding people of an unknown outside world. Many things in town exist in solitude – the cinema, the dentist, the Auto repair shop, the news office, and the elementary school. The townspeople are unique and full of eccentricities. They each has a story of their … Read more

Poster for the movie "The Winners"

The Winners

Yan is a bank employee who is strict and prudent at doing things. But he is really considered as a weirdo by colleagues. The bank is selected as the place that takes part in a bank robbery and annihilation maneuver, and Yan applies to act as the robber.

Poster for the movie "Lost in Russia"

Lost in Russia

A story of a businessman who accidentally boards a train bound for Russia with his mother and has to overcome difficulties with his mother and problems in his family life. Lost in Russia (囧妈; literally: ‘awkward mother’) is a 2020 Chinese comedy film co-written and directed by Xu Zheng, who also stars in the lead role. Most of the film was shot on location in Russia. Filming locations included Lake Baikal, Moscow, and Saint Petersburg.