Getting tired of martial arts movies where the dubbing comes three seconds too late? Try our list of high-quality modern kung fu flicks, including Chow Yun Fat in 'Crouching Tiger' and epic fantasy adventure 'Journey to the West'!
Inspired by the industrialized Western world of the 19th Century, these post 2000 films often feature alternate realities where steam-power was never supplanted by electricity. Fans of H.G. Wells, Conan Doyle, or Jules Verne will have plenty to pick from.