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Release Date:
14 December 1985 (Hong Kong) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
You may know the name, but the game has changed.
Plot:
A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his good name when the drug lords he is after frame him for the murder of a dirty cop. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
2 wins & 5 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Definitely one of the best Jackie Chan films ever made in the history of Jackie Chan films. See more (76 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Jackie Chan ... Chan Ka Kui

Maggie Cheung ... May

Brigitte Lin ... Selina Fong (as Brigette Lin)
Kwok-Hung Lam ... Supt. Raymond Li
Bill Tung ... Inspector Bill Wong
Yuen Chor ... Mr. Chu Tao
Charlie Cho ... John Ko
Chi-Wing Lau ... Cheung, the Lawyer
Hark-On Fung ... Danny Koo
Hing-Yin Kam ... Inspector Man
Mars ... Kim
Po Tai ... Lee / Snake Eyes
Ken Tong ... Tom (as Kent Tong)
Fat Wan ... Jacknife / Mad Wing
Fung Woo ... Shau Tau Kok Station Commander
Money Lo ... Television Interviewer
Siu-Tin Lai ... Man Trying to Park Car
Paul Wong ... Police Officer 1
Winnie Yu ... Police Officer 2
Ben Lam ... Thug
Yun-Kin Chow ... Koo's man
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chi Fai Chan ... Koo's man
Ming-Wai Chan ... Cop
Paul Chang ... Judge
Chi-Hwa Chen ... Man with bird cage
Chuan Chen ... Drug Dealer's man
Wah Cheung ... Koo's man
Wing-Hon Cheung
Liang Chiang
Clarence Ford ... Photographer
Dani Hu
Keung-Kuen Lai ... Keung
Rocky Lai ... Koo's man
Foo-wai Lam ... Extra
Chic Lau ... PR Madam
Dan Lau ... Drug Dealer
Shung Fung Lau ... Koo's man
Kin-sang Lee ... Koo's man
King Chu Lee ... Koo's man on bus
Fa Yuan Li ... Koo's man
Ying Hong Luk ... Policeman at Station
Leung Siu ... Prosecutor
Choh Lam Tsang ... Junkie
Tin Hung Yee ... Koo's man in mall
Leng-Kuang Yin ... Sha Tau Kok Station Officer
Simon Broad ... Cheung, the Lawyer (voice) (uncredited)
John Culkin ... Kevin Chan (voice) (uncredited)

Jean Gilpin ... (voice) (uncredited)
Bridget Hoffman ... Selina Fong (voice) (uncredited)

Tom Lent ... (voice) (uncredited)

Dina Morrone ... (voice) (uncredited)
Burton Sharp ... Uncle Bill (voice) (uncredited)
Rik Thomas ... Mr. Chu Tao (voice) (uncredited)
Ping Wu ... Chan Ka Kui (voice) (uncredited)
Michael Zurich ... (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by
Jackie Chan 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jackie Chan 
Paul Clay  english dialogue
Barry Huigh  english dialogue (as Barry Haigh)
Edward Tang 

Produced by
Raymond Chow .... executive producer
Leonard Ho .... producer
 
Original Music by
Kevin Bassinson (international version)
Siu-Tin Lai (original version)
J. Peter Robinson (US New Line Cinema version)
 
Cinematography by
Yiu-Tsou Cheung 
 
Film Editing by
Peter Cheung 
 
Production Design by
Oliver Wong 
 
Costume Design by
Ginger Fung 
 
Makeup Department
Wing-Yee Chan .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Kenny Kaplan .... post-production supervisor (english version)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lu Chiang Chao .... assistant director (as Liu-Kong Chiu)
Jai-wen Ma .... assistant director
Fat Wan .... second assistant director (as Wan Fat)
 
Sound Department
Shao Lung Chou .... sound recordist
 
Stunts
Jackie Chan .... stunt coordinator
Wah Cheung .... stunts
Yun-Kin Chow .... stunt unit
Yamson Domingo .... stunt unit
Hark-On Fung .... stunt unit (as Fung Hark On)
Pang Hiu Sang .... stunt unit
Dani Hu .... stunts
Li Kan Sang .... stunt unit
Keung-Kuen Lai .... stunt unit
Rocky Lai .... stunts
Kin-sang Lee .... stunts
Mars .... stunt unit
Ng Wai Yip .... stunt unit
Paul Wong .... stunt unit
Jackie Chan .... stunt actor (uncredited)
Tat-Kwong Chan .... stunts (uncredited)
Ben Lam .... stunts (uncredited)
Kin-sang Lee .... additional stunt double: Jackie Chan (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Man-Chi Lee .... lighting technician
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Suet-Jan Tai .... costumer
 
Music Department
Terry Delsing .... music editor
 
Other crew
Jackie Chan .... fight choreographer
Willie Chan .... production coordinator
Kai-Ho Kam .... continuity
Mars .... action director
Edward Tang .... creative supervisor
Ming Yi .... continuity
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Ging chat goo si" - Hong Kong (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for violence, brief sexual humor and drug content
Runtime:
101 min | Japan:106 min (extended print) | UK:99 min | 89 min (New Line Version) (USA) | Spain:88 min (edited version) | 90 min (1988 version) (USA)
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Aspect Ratio:
2.55 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:
Australia:M | Finland:K-18 (1995) | Finland:(Banned) (1987) | Germany:18 (original rating) (cut) | Germany:16 (re-rating) (uncut) | Hong Kong:IIA | Netherlands:12 | Norway:15 | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:PG | South Korea:15 (DVD rating) (2004) | South Korea:12 (theatrical rating) (1988) | Spain:13 | UK:15 | USA:PG-13 | West Germany:18
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
This film project came about as a result of Jackie Chan's frustration and dissatisfaction with the film The Protector (1985).See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Kevin/Jackie is climbing onto the bus using the umbrella, as he reaches around the side of the bus we see the handle of the umbrella is clearly bent, but in the next shot, which looks back to him reaching round side of the bus the handle is back to normal.See more »
Quotes:
Kevin Chan Ka Kui:[after being assigned to protect her from Koo's men, Kevin tries to persuade Selina to go home after she's been released from jail] Miss Fong, it's much too dangerous out here. Please go home.
Selina Fong:I'll do what I want.
Kevin Chan Ka Kui:Miss Fong, it's for your own safety.
Selina Fong:[annoyed] Look, I don't need your protection, so get lost! Leave me alone!
Kevin Chan Ka Kui:Are you sure? Do you know what happened to four other witnesses who said that?
Selina Fong:[sarcastically] What? Somebody shot em? Don't try to scare me. So go on... what happened?
Kevin Chan Ka Kui:Uh... nothing happened to them. They're all doing fine. But something could happen.
[...]
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Movie Connections:
Featured in "Svengoolie: Police Story" (2003)See more »
Soundtrack:
Hero StorySee more »

FAQ

What are the differences between the Hong Kong Theatrical Cut and the special Japanese Laserdisc Version?
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5 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Definitely one of the best Jackie Chan films ever made in the history of Jackie Chan films., 18 October 2000
Author: David Slicer (davidslicer69@yahoo.com) from Amherst, Massachusetts

Police Story is arguably one of the best works by the master of action himself.Compared to other action films,Police Story makes Schwarzenegger and Stallone look like beginners.The stunt scenes are well cheorgraphed and the action scenes are superb.If New Line Cinema has any sense,they would release this in theaters.

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