Top 113 Chinese Language Films of the 2010s

End of the decade lists are already coming out and ignoring Chinese-language cinema, so here's a corrective list. Chronological order, imdb dates, and a movie can only be listed if I've seen it. There are a lot of movies I haven't seen that should probably be here too. It's a big cinema.

  • Let the Bullets Fly

    1

  • Love in a Puff

    2

  • 607

    3

  • Thomas Mao

    4

  • Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen

    5

  • I Wish I Knew

    6

  • Gallants

    7

  • Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame

    8

  • Don't Go Breaking My Heart

    9

  • Dragon

    10

  • Ex

    11

  • Life Without Principle

    12

  • Flying Swords of Dragon Gate

    13

  • Romancing in Thin Air

    14

  • Drug War

    15

  • When Night Falls

    16

  • Memories Look at Me

    17

  • Three Sisters

    18

  • Four Ways to Die in My Hometown

    19

  • People's Park

    20

  • Tai Chi Zero

    21

  • Emperor Visits the Hell

    22

  • Motorway

    23

  • Love in the Buff

    24

  • Tai Chi Hero

    25

  • The Grandmaster

    26

  • A Touch of Sin

    27

  • Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons

    28

  • Blind Detective

    29

  • Stray Dogs

    30

  • Ip Man: The Final Fight

    31

  • Yumen

    32

  • Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon

    33

  • Trap Street

    34

  • The Midnight After

    35

  • Don't Go Breaking My Heart 2

    36

  • Journey to the West

    37

  • The Crossing

    38

  • The Taking of Tiger Mountain

    39

  • Gone with the Bullets

    40

  • Deep in the Heart

    41

  • Uncertain Relationships Society

    42

  • The Assassin

    43

  • Mountains May Depart

    44

  • SPL 2: A Time for Consequences

    45

  • Kaili Blues

    46

  • Office

    47

  • Murmur of the Hearts

    48

  • Detective Chinatown

    49

  • Li Wen at East Lake

    50

  • Port of Call

    51

  • A Tale of Three Cities

    52

  • Go Away Mr. Tumor

    53

  • Behemoth

    54

  • No No Sleep

    55

  • Three

    56

  • The Mermaid

    57

  • Yellowing

    58

  • Crosscurrent

    59

  • I Am Not Madame Bovary

    60

  • The Wasted Times

    61

  • Soul Mate

    62

  • Trivisa

    63

  • The Monkey King 2

    64

  • The Bodyguard

    65

  • Mrs K

    66

  • One Night Only

    67

  • Call of Heroes

    68

  • Godspeed

    69

  • See You Tomorrow

    70

  • Chongqing Hot Pot

    71

  • The Mobfathers

    72

  • Our Time Will Come

    73

  • Angels Wear White

    74

  • The Village of No Return

    75

  • Love Education

    76

  • 77 Heartbreaks

    77

  • Paradox

    78

  • This Is Not What I Expected

    79

  • Wrath of Silence

    80

  • The Great Buddha+

    81

  • Youth

    82

  • Legend of the Demon Cat

    83

  • The Empty Hands

    84

  • Love Off the Cuff

    85

  • Shock Wave

    86

  • The Sleep Curse

    87

  • Manhunt

    88

  • Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back

    89

  • The Hidden Sword

    90

  • Duckweed

    91

  • i’ve got the blues

    92

  • Ash Is Purest White

    93

  • Long Day's Journey Into Night

    94

  • Last Letter

    95

  • No. 1 Chung Ying Street

    96

  • Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings

    97

  • Dead Pigs

    98

  • Hidden Man

    99

  • Operation Red Sea

    100