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Bey Logan (English dialogue)
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Release Date:
18 June 1999 (Hong Kong) See more »
The "Generation X Cops" are four young officers of the Hong Kong Police, joined together to fight against organised crime using all possible means... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Nicholas Tse ... Jack

Stephen Fung ... Match
Sam Lee ... Alien
Grace Yip ... Y2K

Eric Tsang ... Inspector Chan

Daniel Wu ... Daniel
Tôru Nakamura ... Akatora

Terence Yin ... Tooth
Francis Ng ... Lok

Jaymee Ong ... Haze
Moses Chan ... Superindentent To (as Chan Ho)
Ken Lo ... Inspector Wing (as Low Houi Kang)
Bey Logan ... SDU Commander
Irene Luk ... Lok's girl
Tracy Wong ... Lok's girl
Vivian Lee ... Disco girl
Keiji Sato ... Akatora's thug
Ho Ying Sin ... Lok's thug
Jackie Wong ... Sergeant
Ka Tung Lam ... Dinosaur
Alan Mak ... Correctional Officer
Yiu-Cheung Lai ... Inspector Tang

Bradley James Allan ... Akatora's Thug (as Brad Allan)
Yuk Wah Cheung
Mo-Chan Chik ... SDU
Joey Choi ... Lina Chow
Siu-Kei Chu
Chris Collins ... Yanni's Thug
Mike Hashizume ... Akatora's Thug
Sing Kwong Lai
Alannah Lam ... Assistant Chief Police Officer
Tak-Shing Lam
Losa ... Disco Dancer
Joe Man ... Police Cadet
Hideri Meiken ... Mr. Shimada

Alannah Ong
David John Saunders ... Terrorist (as David Saunders)

Robert Sparks ... Mr. Yanni
Kenji Tanigaki ... Terrorist
Jackie Tse ... Disco Dancer
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Jackie Chan ... Poor Fisherman (uncredited)
Rocky Lai ... Akatora's Thug (uncredited)
Dave Taylor ... Board room agent (uncredited)
Jack Wai-Leung Wong ... Shooter (uncredited)
Joey Yau ... M.C. (uncredited)

Directed by
Benny Chan 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Benny Chan  writer
Koan Hui  writer
Yee-Wah Lee  writer
Bey Logan  English dialogue
Peter Tsi  screenplay

Produced by
Benny Chan .... producer
Jackie Chan .... executive producer
Willie Chan .... executive producer
John Chong .... producer
Thomas Chung .... executive producer
Solon So .... producer
Original Music by
Nathan Wang 
Cinematography by
Arthur Wong 
Film Editing by
Ka-Fai Cheung 
Production Design by
Bruce Yu 
Costume Design by
Bruce Yu 
Art Department
Sung Pong Choo .... storyboarding
Gary Young .... model builder
Sound Department
Michael Hoffman .... sound effects editor
Mark Kenna .... consultant: Dolby film sound (uncredited)
Special Effects by
Bruce Law .... special effects coordinator
Visual Effects by
Sam Nicholson .... visual effects supervisor
Dianna Oliva-Day .... visual effects supervisor
Michael Huitron Lynch .... visual effects supervisor (uncredited)
Wah Cheung .... stunts (as Johnny Cheung)
Chun Han .... stunts (as Hon Chun)
Sing Kwong Lai .... stunts (as Lai Shing Kong)
Bruce Law .... car stunt coordinator
Bradley James Allan .... stunt double: Nicholas Tse and Eric Tsang (uncredited)
Bradley James Allan .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Bruce Khan .... stunts (uncredited)
Rocky Lai .... stunts (uncredited)
Jack Wai-Leung Wong .... stunts (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Chin-cheng Fung .... electrician
Jimmy Wong .... Steadicam operator
Jimmy Wong .... camera operator
Editorial Department
Mike Stanwick .... color timer
Music Department
Shung Tak Cheung .... composer: theme music
Other crew
Jackie Chan .... presenter
David Criden .... director of adr: English
Chung Chi Li .... action director

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Dak ging san yan lui" - Hong Kong (original title)
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Rated R for violence and language
Japan:113 min | Argentina:113 min | Hong Kong:114 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

After the fight in Daniel's bar, Match asks Alien why he disabled a gun he'd taken from one of Daniel's thugs instead of using it, to which Alien responds that that's what Jackie Chan always does. Jackie Chan is one of the film's producers and has a small appearance at the end of the film.See more »
Continuity: In a meeting early in the movie, the discussion is interrupted by Chan's belated entrance. As Chan takes his seat, we see computer screens behind him. Between shots, these screens change three times though everyone in the room is seated at the table and the people nearest the computers are facing away from the keyboards.See more »
Match:[to Jack] You gotta stop thinking with your dick!See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Film Geek (2005)See more »
You Can't Stop MeSee more »


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5 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Finally, 9 August 2000
Author: JohnnyPHreak from United States

Not to scare anyone off but this film is what America is scared to make because of the school shootings. Now everyone thinks they have to tone down on the violence and who is doing the violence. But this comes out of Hong Kong and it's a rated R teen action comedy. The story is very thin and I will try to do my best. A police station is bombed to cover up a large arms deal going down on the same night. And assigned on the case is a cop who has very large problems. He hires three teens to go undercover and infiltrate a mob and find out who bombed the police station and where the arms are going. This film is fitted for teens, lots of loud techno music, bright colors, teenage themes and enough action to make even John Woo happy. The action is fast and furious. There are lots of gunfights, explosions and fights. Produced by Jackie Chan himself this film knocks all those want to be teen action films (Mod Squad) out of the water. Anyone under 21 will enjoy this film a whole lot. And it also appeals to older action film fans. Gen-X Cops does what the titles say it's a teenage action thriller that is fully loaded.

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