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List of Lucy Liu Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)
27
4
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
R
27
4

The Bride, a former assassin, is severely wounded on her wedding day following an attack by her jealous ex-lover and father of her unborn child, accompanied by her former associates, members of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad. She wakes up from coma four years later and embarks on a deadly journey to avenge her lost child.

As:
Cast
Role:
O-Ren Ishii
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Villain
2. Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
22
4
Kill Bill: Vol. 2
R
22
4

The second movie of the Kill Bill series sees the Bride carrying on with her vengeful pursuit of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad including Budd, Elle and her ex-lover and boss Bill. They had attempted to murder her and her unborn child. However, she is unaware that the child she presumes to be dead is alive and with Bill.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Action
3. Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
23
3
Lucky Number Slevin
R
23
3

Slevin Kelevra visits his friend, Nick, in New York and finds himself in a big mess. His friend is missing, he is kidnapped twice and asked to repay huge sum of money that Nick owes to two crime bosses and is even asked to murder someone. Under watch from a notorious assassin and a detective, Slevin has to quickly find a solution.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lindsey
Director:
Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Drama
4. Detachment (2011)
14
3
Detachment
14
3

The story is told through the eyes of substitute teacher Henry Barthes, who chronicles the life of teachers, students, and other people around him in a deeply flawed school. As he starts helping a troubled teen named Meredith he also comes to terms with tragedies in his own life and stops being detached from emotional bonds. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Doris Parker
Director:
Tony Kaye
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Adrien Brody, Bryan Cranston, Blythe Danner, James Caan, Christina Hendricks, Marcia Gay Harden
5. Jerry Maguire (1996)
16
3
Jerry Maguire
TV-14
16
3

When a 35-year-old sports agent working for Sports Management International (SMI) experiences a life-altering epiphany and decides to change the course of his career, all hell breaks loose. Inspired by the real-life story of sports agent Leigh Steinberg, the movie was a critical and commercial hit.

As:
Cast
Director:
Cameron Crowe
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
6. Payback (1999)
19
3
Payback
R
19
3

After recovering from a gunshot, Porter sets out to find his wife, Lynn, and crime partner Val Resnick, both of who after a successful robbery, betrayed and left him for dead. He now wants his share of money and revenge, but the money is with a crime organization. Porter now has to deal with not just Resnick but also the syndicate bosses and corrupt cops

As:
Cast
Director:
Brian Helgeland
Genres:
Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
7. Chicago (2002)
15
3
Chicago
PG-13
15
3

This 6 Academy Awards-winning film, an adaption of the Broadway musical Chicago, revolves around jailed murderesses Velma Kelly, a nightclub performer, and Roxie Hart, a starry-eyed housewife. Velma killed her husband and sister for cheating, while Roxie murdered her boyfriend for his false promises of stardom. Represented by same smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn, both compete for fame, publicity and attention of Flynn.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Rob Marshall
Genres:
Crime, Musical, Comedy
8. Cypher (2002)
18
2
Cypher
R
18
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rita Foster
Director:
Vincenzo Natali
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jeremy Northam, David Hewlett, Nigel Bennett, Timothy Webber
9. Gridlock'd (1997)
13
2
Gridlock'd
R
13
2

When their close friend passes away due to a drug overdose, two friends start to realize the importance of life, and they try to get rid of their addiction.

As:
Cast
Director:
Vondie Curtis-Hall
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tim Roth, Thandie Newton, Howard Hesseman, Tupac Shakur
10. Watching the Detectives (2007)
19
2
Watching the Detectives
19
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Violet
Director:
Paul Soter
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
11. True Crime (1999)
14
2
True Crime
R
14
2

True Crime is a mystery thriller film which tells the story of a journalist who is assigned to cover the case of Frank, a convicted murderer. He soon comes to know that Frank might be innocent. However, he has only a few hours to save him before he is executed. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Clint Eastwood, James Woods, Francesca Eastwood, Denis Leary, Isaiah Washington, LisaGay Hamilton
12. 3 Needles (2005)
12
2
3 Needles
12
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Thom Fitzgerald
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sandra Oh, Shawn Ashmore, Mabel Adams, Asckt, Caroline Aspirot
13. Shanghai Noon (2000)
15
5
Shanghai Noon
PG-13
15
5

When Chinese Princess Pei Pei is kidnapped from the Forbidden City, the clumsy imperial guard Chon Wang joins the other guards and follows the captors to Nevada, but then gets separated from others. With a small-time train robber Roy O’Bannon as his odd partner, the mismatched pair bumbles through numerous adventures as they search for the Princess and confront the abductors. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Princess Pei Pei
Director:
Tom Dey
Genres:
Western, Adventure, Comedy, Action
Star Cast:
Jackie Chan, Owen Wilson, Jason Connery, Brandon Merrill, Roger Yuan
14. Set It Up (2018)
10
2
Set It Up
TV-14
10
2

Harper, assistant to high-profile reporter Kristen, and top businessman Rick’s assistant Charlie are two overworked New York office-goers who are desperate to find a way to get their demanding, workaholic bosses off their backs. Initially at logger-heads, they both join hands to set up their superiors. While orchestrating their bosses’ dates, the two realize that they enjoy spending time with each other. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Claire Scanlon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Zoey Deutch, Taye Diggs, Glen Powell, Pete Davidson
15. The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human (1999)
10
2
The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human
R
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
The Female's Friend
Director:
Jeff Abugov
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Comedy
Star Cast:
Carmen Electra, David Hyde Pierce, Mackenzie Astin, Markus Redmond
17. Charlie's Angels (2000)
20
2
Charlie's Angels
PG-13
20
2

Natalie, Dylan and Alex are three 'Angel' femmes fatales who work as private investigators for unseen millionaire Charlie to rescue kidnapped software genius Eric Knox and recover his revolutionary voice-recognition system. The three talented and attractive women, apart from utilizing their sex appeal, also employ various disguises, high-tech equipments, and martial arts to save the day.

As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Munday
Director:
McG
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Adventure, Comedy, Action
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best On-Screen Team
18. Domino (2005)
8
2
Domino
R
8
2

Loosely based the life of Domino Harvey, the daughter of actor Laurence Harvey, the film depicts how the former model becomes a bounty hunter and finds employment with a bail bondsman who also runs an armored car business,. Complications arise when her boss sets up a $10 million robbery to meet the medical expense of his mistress’s granddaughter.   

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Crime, Biography, Drama, Action, Thriller
20. Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You (2011)
9
2
Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rowena
Director:
Roberto Faenza
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marcia Gay Harden, Peter Gallagher, Stephen Lang, Toby Regbo
21. The Man with the Iron Fists (2012)
12
1
The Man with the Iron Fists
R
12
1

This is the story of a liberated American slave, who has escaped to China after killing a white. Trained to use his body energy to accomplish superhuman feats, he finally settles down in a jungle village as a blacksmith, producing and selling deadly weapons. The film focuses on his fight against some ruthless thugs, eager to steal the governor’s gold. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Madam Blossom
Director:
RZA
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Pam Grier, Eli Roth, Russell Crowe, Rick Yune, Dave Bautista
24. Rise (2007)
14
2
Rise
R
14
2

Sadie, a journalist finds herself attracted to the good looks of a man, but she is unaware of his true identity as a vampire. She is killed by his vampire cult, and she eventually finds herself in a morgue to discover that she has become a vampire herself. She decides to take revenge against the vampires, and hunt them down one by one.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sadie Blake
Director:
Sebastian Gutierrez
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Mako Iwamatsu, Marilyn Manson, Carla Gugino, Nick Lachey, Robert Forster, Cameron Richardson, Allan Rich
25. Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
13
2
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
PG-13
13
2

In this second movie in Charlie's Angels film series, the three Angels return - this time they are tasked by Charles Townsend to locate a pair of rings that contains the details of every person in FBI’s witness protection programme. Five people on the list have already turned up dead and the Angels must use their every skill to uncover the true culprits.

As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Munday
Director:
McG
Genres:
Adventure, Crime, Action, Comedy
26. Code Name: The Cleaner (2007)
10
1
Code Name: The Cleaner
PG-13
10
1

Code Name: The Cleaner is an action crime comedy film which tells the story of a mild-mannered janitor, who suffers from amnesia. However, he is fooled into believing that he is an undercover agent.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Gina
Director:
Les Mayfield
Genres:
Action, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Cedric the Entertainer, Callum Keith Rennie, Nicollette Sheridan, Mark Dacascos
28. Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002)
12
1
Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever
R
12
1

Robert Gant is an officer working for the Defense Intelligence Agency, who is a sworn enemy of Jeremiah Ecks, who works for the FBI. However, when they learn about an evil mastermind, who has created a device that threatens the human race, they decide to team up to take him down.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sever
Director:
Wych Kaosayananda
Genres:
Thriller, Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Ray Park, Antonio Banderas, Gregg Henry, Talisa Soto
30. Meena (2011)
10
3
Meena
10
3
As:
Director
Director:
Lucy Liu, Colin K. Gray, Megan Raney
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Almaas, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Sparsh Khanchandani, Prerna Punjabi, Himani Shivpuri
31. Freedom's Fury (2006)
10
2
Freedom's Fury
10
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Colin K. Gray, Megan Raney
Genres:
Documentary, Sport
Star Cast:
Viktor Ageyev, Antal Bolvari, János Bük, Sándor Csoóri, Dwight D. Eisenhower
32. Redlight (2009)
9
2
Redlight
9
2
As:
Producer
Director:
Adi Ezroni, Guy Jacobson, Charles Kiselyak
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Somaly Mam, Reena, Sokha, Srey Peuv, Lyn
33. Protozoa (1993)
9
2
Protozoa
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ari
Director:
Darren Aronofsky
Genres:
Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Bonitatis, Damon Whitaker
34. Ban wo zong heng (1992)
9
2
Ban wo zong heng
9
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Wai-Keung Lau
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Wu Ma, Aaron Kwok, Man Cheung, Danny Lee
35. Bang (1995)
10
2
Bang
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ash Baron-Cohen
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Peter Greene, Darling Narita, Michael Newland, Erik Schrody
36. Guy (1996)
8
2
Guy
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Lindsay-Hogg
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Hope Davis, Valente Rodriguez, Vincent D'Onofrio, Richard Portnow
37. Nómadas (2010)
8
3
Nómadas
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Susan
Director:
Ricardo Benet
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
John Cothran, Tamlyn Tomita, Brian Yang, Tenoch Huerta
38. Flypaper (1999)
9
1
Flypaper
R
9
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Klaus Hoch
Genres:
Comedy, Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Robert Loggia, Illeana Douglas, John C. McGinley, Craig Sheffer
39. The Year of Getting to Know Us (2008)
6
1
The Year of Getting to Know Us
R
6
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Patrick Sisam
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:

TV Movie(s)

1. Riot (1997)
8
2
Riot
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
David C. Johnson, Richard Di Lello, Galen Yuen, Alex Munoz
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Cicely Tyson, Luke Perry, Mako Iwamatsu, Mako, John Ortiz, Kieu Chinh

Animation(s)

Kaguyahime no monogatari (2013)
Kaguyahime no monogatari
PG
Plot:

When a bamboo-cutter finds a tiny fairy-like girl in a glowing bamboo-shoot, he and his wife lovingly raise the girl, Kaguya, who grows into a beautiful princess. Her parents take her to capital to groom her into a fine lady who is courted by suitors. Then she reveals her origins to her parents.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Lady Sagami
Director:
Isao Takahata
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Animation
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Kung Fu Panda
PG
Plot:

Set in a fictional version of ancient China populated by talking animals, the computer-animated wuxia film follows the adventures of a panda named Po, who is a kung fu enthusiast, and his fight with an evil kung fu warrior named Tai Lung. 

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Mark Osborne, John Stevenson
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Action, Comedy, Animation
Pixie Hollow Games (2011)
Pixie Hollow Games
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Bradley Raymond
Genres:
Animation, Short, Family
Star Cast:
Brenda Song, Tiffany Thornton, Zendaya, Megan Hilty, Jason Dolley
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Kung Fu Panda 2
PG
Plot:

For a year, Dragon Warrior Po had a quiet life in the Valley of Peace surrounded by his friends, kung fu masters known as the Furious Five, and his mentor Shifu. However, Lord Shen, a villainous peacock with links to Po's past, has emerged to threaten his inner peace and conquer entire China with his secret weapon.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Action, Family
Afro Samurai: Resurrection (2009)
Afro Samurai: Resurrection
TV-MA
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Sio
Director:
Fuminori Kizaki
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Ariel Winter, Zachary Gordon, Samuel L. Jackson, Grey DeLisle, Mark Hamill
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Kung Fu Panda 3
PG
Plot:

Dragon Warrior Po finds his long lost biological father Li, while a supernatural threat arises in the form of Kai, who is stealing chi by defeating other kung fu masters. Li offers to teach Po how to use chi, but he must first travel to a hidden peaceful panda village and adapt to their way of life.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Alessandro Carloni, Jennifer Yuh Nelson
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Comedy, Animation, Action, Fantasy
Secret of the Wings (2012)
Secret of the Wings
G
Plot:

Secret of the Wings is an animated fantasy comedy film which tells the story of Tinker Bell, who ventures into the forbidden Winter Woods. Eventually, this leads her to her twin named Periwinkle.

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Silvermist
Director:
Roberts Gannaway, Peggy Holmes
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Lucy Hale, Matt Lanter, Timothy Dalton, Jeff Bennett, Mae Whitman
Pixie Hollow Bake Off (2013)
Pixie Hollow Bake Off
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Elliot M. Bour
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Jeff Bennett, Pamela Adlon, Jane Horrocks, Anjelica Huston
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll (2016)
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll
TV-PG
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Rodolphe Guenoden
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Adventure, Animation, Family, Action
Star Cast:
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (2010)
Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Silvermist
Director:
Bradley Raymond
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Star Cast:
Michael Sheen, Kristin Chenoweth, Pamela Adlon, Mae Whitman
Tinker Bell (2008)
Tinker Bell
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Silvermist
Director:
Bradley Raymond
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
America Ferrera, Kristin Chenoweth, Mae Whitman, Raven-Symoné
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (2009)
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Silvermist
Director:
Klay Hall
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Kristin Chenoweth, Mae Whitman, Jane Horrocks, Jesse McCartney
The Pirate Fairy (2014)
The Pirate Fairy
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Silvermist
Director:
Peggy Holmes
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Animation, Adventure
Star Cast:
Tom Hiddleston, Jim Cummings, Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Raven-Symoné
Little Spirit: Christmas in New York (2008)
Little Spirit: Christmas in New York
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Leopoldo Gout, Susan Holden
Genres:
Family, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Danny DeVito, Brenda Song, Todd Cummings, Shawn Andrew
Mulan II (2004)
Mulan II
G
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Mei
Director:
Darrell Rooney, Lynne Southerland
Genres:
Musical, Family, Action, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Lea Salonga, George Takei, Sandra Oh, Harvey Fierstein, BD Wong, Mark Moseley, Ming-Na Wen
Maya & Miguel (2004)
Maya & Miguel
TV-Y
As:
Cast
Director:
Tony Kluck, Andy Thom
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Beth Payne
Michael Jackson's Halloween (2017)
Michael Jackson's Halloween
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Mark A.Z. Dippé, Kyung Ho Lee
Genres:
Fantasy, Comedy, Family, Horror, Animation
Star Cast:

TV Shows and Videos

Sleeping Dogs (2012)
Sleeping Dogs
M
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Sean Horne
Genres:
Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Emma Stone, Will Yun Lee, Edison Chen, Kelly Hu
SSX Tricky (2001)
SSX Tricky
E
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Elise Riggs
Director:
Scott Henshaw
Genres:
Family
Star Cast:
Billy Zane, David Arquette, Macy Gray, Nick Malaperiman, Bif Naked
Graceland (2013)
Graceland
As:
Director
Director:
Lucy Liu, Sanford Bookstaver, Stephen Surjik, Duane Clark, Renny Harlin
Genres:
Action, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Courtney B. Vance, Peter Stormare, Vanessa Ferlito, Daniel Sunjata, Aaron Tveit, Serinda Swan, Brandon Jay McLaren
Luke Cage (2016)
Luke Cage
TV-MA
As:
Director
Director:
Lucy Liu, Paul McGuigan
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Mahershala Ali, Rosario Dawson, Alfre Woodard, Mike Colter, Theo Rossi, Simone Missick
Michael Hayes (1997)
Michael Hayes
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Pressman, Fred Gerber, Allen Coulter, Richard J. Lewis, Peter Weller
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
David Caruso, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Peter Outerbridge, Mary B. Ward
Dellaventura (1997)
Dellaventura
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Dinner, Danny Aiello III
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Danny Aiello, Anne Ramsay, Rick Aiello, Byron Minns
Marry Me (2010)
Marry Me
As:
Cast
Role:
Rae Ann Carter
Director:
James Hayman
Genres:
Romance
Star Cast:
Bobby Cannavale, Danielle Nicolet, Steven Pasquale, Enrique Murciano
Cashmere Mafia (2008)
Cashmere Mafia
TV-PG
As:
Cast
Role:
Mia Mason
Director:
Matthew Penn
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Addison Timlin, Miranda Otto, Frances O'Connor, Bonnie Somerville
Hotel Malibu (1994)
Hotel Malibu
As:
Cast
Director:
Sharron Miller
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jennifer Lopez, Joanna Cassidy, Cheryl Pollak, John Dye, Harry O'Reilly

Lucy Liu Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 Best Villain 2004
Charlie's Angels Best On-Screen Team 2001