Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1930-10-26 (90 years old) · Gender: Male
52 Movies · 1 TV show
Also Known As: Suen Yuet · 孫越 · Sum Yuen · Sun Yuen
Sun Yueh (Chinese: 孫越; pinyin: Sūn Yuè; 26 October 1930 – 1 May 2018) was a Taiwanese actor. Born in Yuyao, Zhejiang on 26 October 1930, he moved to Taiwan in 1949. Sun appeared in his first film in 1962, and retired in 1989. Over the course of his career, he received the Golden Horse Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1968, and the Golden Horse Award for Best Leading Actor in 1983. Sun stopped smoking after his baptism as a Christian in 1981, and in later life became a humanitarian known for his work with the John Tung Foundation. He cautioned youth against the use of tobacco, and drew attention to ailments related to smoking, namely chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In 2010, Sun received a Golden Horse Award for special contributions.Sun underwent treatment for gallstones and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at National Taiwan University Hospital in March 2018, and died of sepsis and multiple organ failure on 1 May 2018 at the age of 87.
Movies & TV shows
Adaptation of Huang Chunming's short story "The Two Signpainters".
pedicab drivers working the streets of Macao have fallen in love with one another. The problem is that both their objects of affection are working for cruel bosses. They have to find a way to win the ...
The book was first published in 1983 in Taiwan. A-Qing, a young student is discovered during sex by a night watchman and beaten by his abusive father. In a public park in Taipei, he is found by a midd...
City on Fire
Ko Chow is an undercover cop who is under pressure from all sides. His boss, Inspector Lau, wants him to infiltrate a gang of ruthless jewel thieves; in order to do this he must obtain some handguns; ...
Myth of a City
The last day of work is for the school bus driver. He took the school's cook, a young teacher, and a busload of children to the seashore. Facing an unhappy retirement, he seeks one great moment of hap...
Suen wants to find his missing son to inherit his fortune. He wants his butlers to kill him so that he doesn't suffer too much from his illness. Suen promised to pass his fortune to her in return for ...
The Four Sheepish Dummies
Black and White
A war film from Taiwan.
Papa, Can You Hear Me Sing?
A poor army veteran adopts a child. She leaves him to enter show business. She doesn't like her father and friends when she becomes famous.
Fantasy Mission Force
Similar to "The Dirty Dozen" or one of that nature. The generals of the allied forces trying to stop the Japanese have been taken prisoner. In order to save the war effort and the generals, a force of...
The People Who Steal
In the Chinese martial arts/fantasy opus Monkey War: New Pilgrims to the West - a sequel to the original Monkey War - the brave Monkey King launches out on a quest to build a new life for himself. But...
Can't Stop the War
A small village in China did not hear about Japan's surrender. The Japanese command had a fight with the local guerrilla force.
Legend of the Mountain
An old lady and her daughter are in the mountains and a scholar is trying to copy a sutra.
Raining in the Mountain
A Buddhist Abbot prepares to name his successor during the Min Dynasty. An aristocracy and a general arrive at his monastery promising to help in his search, but are actually scheming to get the scrol...
Bruce Li's Magnum Fist
During World War II, Japanese soldiers invade a small Chinese town. Li immediately takes out four of the soldiers who want to steal some chickens. The story then follows the bumbling Japanese soldiers...
In BOXER REBELLION, three young martial arts brothers, played by Chi Kuan-chun, Alexander Fu Sheng and Leung Kar-yan, go in search of fellow patriots dissatisfied with Imperialist foreigners and wind ...
Bruce Takes Dragon Town
Alan Tang is faced with a dilemma between two drug traffickers. He managed to emerge triumphant after double crossing. Bruce takes Dragon Town as kung fu explodes in a bloody spectacle of rage and ven...
Best and Worst
Blackie Ko is framed for murder and rape by a corrupt mayor who wants to protect his wayward son, who was the real culprit of the crime. Enter undercover cop Tong Lung, who discovers the truth about t...
Intrigue involving corrupt warlords and rebel spies in the Chinese provinces. Rebels take on the warlord power with brains and fearlessness.
Cheat to Cheat
Hong Kong comedy directed by Li Han-Hsiang.
Yi tiao long
A mob henchman finds himself double-crossed by his employers.
Chinese Kung Fu and Acupuncture
Kung Fu combined with acupuncture is used with great effect to defeat Japanese invaders in an Eastern Town in China.
Dragon Gate Swordsman
Star studded swordplay film from Taiwan. An evil tyrant wreaks havoc on the martial world. The Swordsmen of Dragon Gate unite to defeat him.
A Story of Lou Po-Wen
Tsu Hong Wu is a highly fictionalized fantasy retelling of the early years of Zhu Yuanzhang’s life that was obviously geared toward younger audiences. The tale actually begins in Heaven, where the var...
Good Bye! Darling
It was part of Golden Horse's 100 Greatest Chinese-Language Films.
Secret Agent Chungking 001
Taiwanese spy thriller. Agent No 1, a super sleuth from Chungking, is sent to Nanjing to investigate the murder of a Japanese general, which leads to even more intrigue and skullduggery.
Great independent Kung Fu movie with James Nam, of 5 finger of death playing the good guy. Much like some of the better American Westerns of the 50's and 60's. Some very poignant scenes in this film, ...
From the Highway
Being made about 6 months prior to The Chinese Boxer this is regarded as the first modern kung fu film and was the first to be shot in colour.
Black Bull and White Snake
In Chinese folklore a white snake symbolizes a woman, especially an evil type of woman, while a black bull typifies a man, robust, strong and virile. "Black Bull and White Snake", a film version of Yo...
The Mysterious Knight
Taiwanese super swordsman, Kong Ban stars as the mysterious knight, a young hero dedicated to catching the villains of the martial arts world.
The Ace of Swordsman
Tien Yua, most well known for being the bad guy in Wang Yu films, especially the One Armed Boxer is the good guy here. Frankie Wei is in it as his rival. This is a rare film.
Storm Over the Yangtse River
Storm over the Yangtze River tells the true story of undercover intelligence agent "Yangtze Number One" and his colleagues in Jianli County of Hubei Province, who risk their lives to carry out the "De...
If one must endure it alone, the winters in Northern China could become bitter and harsh. Wanting to spend his last winter in solitude, a timid man must declare his love for his sweetheart before her ...