Maggie Cheung’s best martial arts movie roles, from Hero with Jet Li and Tony Leung Chiu-wai to Wong Kar-wai’s Ashes of Time

//Maggie Cheung’s best martial arts movie roles, from Hero with Jet Li and Tony Leung Chiu-wai to Wong Kar-wai’s Ashes of Time

Maggie Cheung’s best martial arts movie roles, from Hero with Jet Li and Tony Leung Chiu-wai to Wong Kar-wai’s Ashes of Time

Before the international success of In the Mood for Love, foreign journalists referred to Maggie Cheung Man-yuk as an “action heroine”. That used to confuse people in Hong Kong, as the popular actress was more known at home for her comedies, light dramas and art-house films.The description probably arose because Cheung had appeared in Jackie Chan films such as Police Story, in which she had a non-action role as his girlfriend. Cheung has said that, although she enjoyed making Chan’s films, they…

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