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List of Tamlyn Tomita Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Joy Luck Club (1993)
13
4
The Joy Luck Club
R
13
4

The Joy Luck Club is a drama film which revolves around four Chinese women, who along with their mothers, try to find answers regarding their complex relationships. The film then takes us to the past, and reveals the hidden pasts of the women and how their lives were shaped by clashes of Chinese and American cultures.

As:
Cast
Director:
Wayne Wang
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Andrew McCarthy, France Nuyen, Ming-Na Wen, Kieu Chinh, Tsai Chin, Lisa Lu
2. Four Rooms (1995)
29
14
Four Rooms
R
29
14

This black comedy anthology has four stories connected by Ted, the lone man on the front desk of the once famous Hollywood hotel, Mon Signor. On the New Year's Eve — the first night of his duty — his job gets exceedingly challenging as he has to assist a coven of witches, deal with a domestic fight with a gun wielding husband, baby sit two mischievous gangster children and judge a drunken bet.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
3. Come See the Paradise (1990)
7
4
Come See the Paradise
R
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Lily Yuriko Kawamura / McGann
Director:
Genres:
War, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Michael York, Dennis Quaid, Sab Shimono, Shizuko Hoshi
5. Picture Bride (1994)
7
4
Picture Bride
PG-13
7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Kana
Director:
Kayo Hatta
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Toshiro Mifune, Toshirô Mifune, Yûki Kudô, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Akira Takayama
6. Babylon 5: The Gathering (1993)
8
5
Babylon 5: The Gathering
8
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Lt. Cmdr. Laurel Takashima
Director:
Richard Compton
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Andreas Katsulas, Mira Furlan, Michael O'Hare, Jerry Doyle
7. The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
98
55
The Day After Tomorrow
PG-13
98
55

Soon after US officials ignore warnings of a huge climate shift by paleoclimatologist Jack Hall, a massive storm system develops causing natural disasters around the world. Jack's son Sam and his friends get trapped in New York City while attending an event and must survive freezing-cold temperature until his father reaches there by foot in a daring rescue attempt.

As:
Cast
Director:
Roland Emmerich
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal, Emmy Rossum, Dennis Quaid, Ian Holm, Dash Mihok, Jay O. Sanders
8. The Good Neighbor (2016)
10
6
The Good Neighbor
Not Rated
10
6
As:
Cast
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Crime
9. The Karate Kid Part II (1986)
23
15
The Karate Kid Part II
PG
23
15

Daniel accompanies his mentor Mr Miyagi as the latter travels to his childhood home in Japan to meet his ailing father. However, an old rival from his past tries to use this visit as an opportunity to settle their old scores. Meanwhile, Daniel finds himself falling in love, and also makes a rival of his own.

As:
Cast
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Family, Action, Sport, Romance
Star Cast:
Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita, Martin Kove, Bruce Malmuth, Eddie Smith
10. Robot Stories (2003)
6
4
Robot Stories
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Marcia
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Sci-Fi
11. Touch (1997)
5
4
Touch
R
5
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Paul Schrader
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Tom Arnold, LL Cool J, Christopher Walken, Gina Gershon, Conchata Ferrell, John Doe
12. The Eye (2008)
14
12
The Eye
PG-13
14
12

This supernatural horror film tells the story of a violinist, who has to undergo a cornea transplant surgery in order to regain her eyesight. However, after she recovers her vision, she starts seeing terrifying visions from the alternate paranormal world. 

As:
Cast
Director:
David Moreau, Xavier Palud
Genres:
Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jessica Alba, Parker Posey, Rade Serbedzija, Alessandro Nivola
13. Teacher of the Year (2014)
5
4
Teacher of the Year
5
4
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
15. Tekken (2010)
8
8
Tekken
R
8
8
As:
Cast
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Drama, Thriller, Crime, Action
16. Hiroshima Maiden (1988)
9
3
Hiroshima Maiden
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Miyeko
Genres:
Family, Drama
17. The Perfect Party (2004)
9
3
The Perfect Party
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Mom
18. To Heal a Nation (1988)
8
3
To Heal a Nation
M
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Pressman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Laurence Luckinbill, Eric Roberts, Marshall Colt, Scott Paulin, Lee Purcell, Glynnis O'Connor
20. Raven: Return of the Black Dragons (1997)
8
3
Raven: Return of the Black Dragons
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Craig R. Baxley
Genres:
Action
Star Cast:
Lee Majors, Clyde Kusatsu, Erika Anderson, James Lew, Al Leong
21. Why Am I Doing This? (2009)
8
3
Why Am I Doing This?
8
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Comedy
22. Vanishing Son II (1994)
7
3
Vanishing Son II
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lanchi
Genres:
Action, Drama
23. Hundred Percent (1998)
7
3
Hundred Percent
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Thaise
Genres:
Comedy
24. Awesome Asian Bad Guys (2014)
7
3
Awesome Asian Bad Guys
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Tamlyn / Pamlyn (2013)
Genres:
Action, Comedy
25. Gaijin - Ama-me Como Sou (2005)
6
4
Gaijin - Ama-me Como Sou
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria Yamashita Salinas
26. Vanishing Son IV (1994)
6
4
Vanishing Son IV
6
4
As:
Cast
Genres:
Action, Drama
27. Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes (1990)
6
4
Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes
PG-13
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Sally
Director:
Peter Werner
Genres:
History, Drama, War
Star Cast:
28. Jane Doe: Now You See It, Now You Don't (2005)
5
4
Jane Doe: Now You See It, Now You Don't
5
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Armand Mastroianni
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Todd Bridges, Joe Penny, Lea Thompson, William R. Moses
29. Hawaiian Dream (1987)
5
4
Hawaiian Dream
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Karren Saito
Genres:
Action
30. Walking Shadow (2001)
5
4
Walking Shadow
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Rikki Wu
Director:
Po-Chih Leong
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Christina Moore, Eric Roberts, Joe Mantegna, Ernie Hudson, Marcia Gay Harden
31. Daddy (2015)
5
4
Daddy
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Sharlene Hong
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Comedy
32. Only the Brave (2006)
4
4
Only the Brave
R
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Takata
Director:
Lane Nishikawa
Genres:
Drama, War
Star Cast:
Pat Morita, Jeff Fahey, Mark Dacascos, Lane Nishikawa
33. Life Tastes Good (1999)
4
4
Life Tastes Good
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Julie Sado
Genres:
Crime, Drama
34. Soundman (1998)
4
4
Soundman
R
4
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Steven Ho
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Danny Trejo, Wayne Knight, William Forsythe, Wes Studi
35. Nómadas (2010)
4
4
Nómadas
4
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Ricardo Benet
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lucy Liu, John Cothran, Brian Yang, Tenoch Huerta
36. Runaway Virus (2000)
4
4
Runaway Virus
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Monique Chao
Director:
Jeff Bleckner
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Kenneth Mars, Jason Beghe, Richard Ian Cox, Paige Turco
37. The Mikado Project (2010)
3
4
The Mikado Project
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Viola
Genres:
Comedy, Musical
38. The Last Man on Planet Earth (1999)
3
4
The Last Man on Planet Earth
PG-13
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Agent Kara Hastings
Director:
Les Landau
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Romance
Star Cast:
Julie Bowen, Veronica Cartwright, L. Scott Caldwell, Paul Francis, Elizabeth Dennehy
39. The Killing Jar (1997)
3
4
The Killing Jar
R
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Diane Sanford
Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Horror
40. Vietnam, Texas (1990)
3
4
Vietnam, Texas
R
3
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Lan
Genres:
Action, Drama, Crime
41. Destiny (2001)
2
4
Destiny
2
4
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lauren Holly, Brad Johnson, David Paymer, Bitty Schram
42. The Unbidden (2016)
1
3
The Unbidden
1
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Lauren Lee
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Thriller

TV Shows

The Good Doctor
19
4
The Good Doctor
TV-14
19
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Allegra Aoki (19 episodes, 2017-2018)
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Zachary Gordon, Nicholas Gonzalez, Freddie Highmore, Marsha Thomason, Beau Garrett
FreakyLinks
8
2
FreakyLinks
TV-14
8
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Horror, Sci-Fi, Mystery
Star Cast:
Alan Young, Fabiana Udenio, Dennis Christopher, Leslie Jordan
Vanishing Son
8
2
Vanishing Son
8
2
As:
Cast
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Danny Trejo, Michael Cavanaugh, Dustin Nguyen, Russell Wong, John Pyper-Ferguson
Chasing Life
8
2
Chasing Life
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Grossman, Joanna Kerns, Patrick R. Norris, Steve Miner, Melanie Mayron
Genres:
Family, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Italia Ricci, Marion Ross, Robbie Amell, Ed Asner, Mary Page Keller, Scott Michael Foster, Richard Brancatisano
The Chicago Code
8
2
The Chicago Code
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Lesli Linka Glatter, Clark Johnson, Adam Arkin, Michael Offer
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Action
Star Cast:
Jason Clarke, Jennifer Beals, Adam Arkin, Devin Kelley, Matt Lauria
Berlin Station
8
3
Berlin Station
TV-MA
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
John David Coles, Christoph Schrewe, Giuseppe Capotondi
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Antje Traue, Rhys Ifans, Keke Palmer, Richard Jenkins, Michelle Forbes
Make It or Break It
8
3
Make It or Break It
TV-14
8
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Candace Cameron Bure, Chelsea Hobbs, Marsha Thomason, Milena Govich
Resurrection
8
3
Resurrection
TV-14
8
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Daniel Attias, Christopher Misiano, Kevin Dowling, Ron Underwood
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Veronica Cartwright, Omar Epps, Frances Fisher, Matt Craven, Devin Kelley, Mark Hildreth
Seven Days
7
3
Seven Days
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Charles Correll, Michael Vejar, Charlie Picerni, Kenneth Johnson, David Livingston
Genres:
Drama, Action, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Gary Dourdan, Alexandra Hedison, Christina Moore, Norman Lloyd, Nick Searcy, Don Franklin, Alan Scarfe
Hollywood Heights
7
3
Hollywood Heights
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Owen Renfroe, Casey Childs, Michael Eilbaum, Larry Carpenter, Noel Maxam
Star Cast:
James Franco, Melissa Ordway, Jama Williamson, Cody Longo, Brittany Underwood
The Burning Zone
6
3
The Burning Zone
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Dr. Kimberly Shiroma (11 episodes, 1996-1997)
Director:
Michael Lange, Richard Compton, Michael Miller, Oscar L. Costo, Scott Brazil
Genres:
Thriller, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Christina Moore, Bradford Tatum, Michael Harris
The Protector
6
3
The Protector
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Vivica A. Fox, Miguel Ferrer, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Scott Menville
Zoo
8
4
Zoo
TV-14
8
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Katleman, Norman Buckley, David Barrett, Edward Ornelas, David Solomon
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie, James Wolk, Billy Burke, Alyssa Diaz
The Michael Richards Show
3
3
The Michael Richards Show
3
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Sam Simon
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
William Devane, Ed Begley Jr., Michael Richards, Bill Cobbs

Animation Movies

The Karate Kid
7
8
The Karate Kid
7
8
As:
Cast
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
Jim Cummings, Pat Morita, Robert Ito, Dana Hill, Charlie Adler