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Director:
Writers:
Bey Logan (English dialogue)
Benny Chan (writer)
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Release Date:
18 June 1999 (Hong Kong) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
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 »
Awards:
6 nominations See more »
NewsDesk:
Media Asia Moves Into the Mainland
 (From Variety - Film News. 20 March 2014, 10:00 AM, PDT)

User Reviews:
If this is the new generation of Hong Kong action cinema, I'll stick with the old one... See more (40 total) »

Cast

  (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 Wong Wai Leung ... Shooter (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)
 
Stunts
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 Wong Wai Leung .... 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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MPAA:
Rated R for violence and language
Runtime:
Japan:113 min | Argentina:113 min | Hong Kong:114 min
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Color:
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

Trivia:
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 »
Goofs:
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 »
Quotes:
Match:[to Jack] You gotta stop thinking with your dick!See more »
Movie Connections:
References Men in Black (1997)See more »
Soundtrack:
You Can't Stop MeSee more »

FAQ

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6 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
If this is the new generation of Hong Kong action cinema, I'll stick with the old one..., 16 June 2005
Author: gridoon

...and here's why:

1) The plot is an overlong, unengaging mess

2) The action scenes are generic (mostly shootouts in which it's often hard to tell who's shooting at whom, and special effects-enhanced explosions).

3) The fight scenes are brief and overedited. There is one girl (Grace Yip) that appears to be a better fighter than the three male leads, and where is she during the climactic fight? Nowhere to be seen!

4) 15 years after the "Lucky Stars" series, Eric Tsang is still providing the same kind of lame-brained "comic relief". Isn't it time for this guy to give it a rest?

Two spectacular sky-diving sequences are all I'll remember from this one...and yes, it's easy to see why the very handsome Nicholas Tse has so many female fans.

*1/2 out of 4.

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