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Gen-X Cops 2: Metal Mayhem (2000)

Te jing xin ren lei 2 (original title)
After a lethal American attack robot, RS1, is unleashed onto the mean streets of Hong Kong, Asia's funkiest crime-fighting team, the Gen-Y Cops, find themselves on the wrong side of the law... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Edison Chen ... Edison
Stephen Fung ... Match (as Stephan Fung)
Sam Lee ... Alien
Johnnie Guy Johnnie Guy ... Dr. Cameron
Richard Sun ... Kurt Lee
Dirk Rommeswinkel Dirk Rommeswinkel ... Donovan
Teresa Herrera ... IMC Technician #1 (as Theresa Herrera)
Trudy Cruise Trudy Cruise ... IMC Technician #2
Oliver Worthington Oliver Worthington ... IMC Technician #3
Daniel James Weber Daniel James Weber ... IMC Technician #4
Dave Taylor Dave Taylor ... IMC Technician #5
Skip Wilder Skip Wilder ... RS-1
Ricardo Mamood-Vega ... Quincy (as Ricardo Mamood)
Reuben Langdon ... Mike
Jay Co Jay Co ... Kurt's henchman #1
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Storyline

After a lethal American attack robot, RS1, is unleashed onto the mean streets of Hong Kong, Asia's funkiest crime-fighting team, the Gen-Y Cops, find themselves on the wrong side of the law. Their latest member, Edison, is accused of stealing RS1, and forced to go on the run. Gen-Y cops Match and Alien must find him before maverick FBI agent Ian Curtis does. Another member of the FBI unit, Jane (Maggie Q), becomes convinced of Edison's innocence. They discover that the real villain of the piece is Edison's old friend, Kurt, the warped genius who created RS1, and now follows his own deadly agenda... Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for violence and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Country:

Hong Kong

Language:

Cantonese | English

Release Date:

14 December 2000 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

Gen-X Cops 2: Metal Mayhem See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Jackie Chan had no involvement with the sequel. His name was used in the American title as an attempt to attract a western audience. See more »

Quotes

Match: Look! If you're going to arrest us, then arrest us! If not, get out of the goddamn way so we can do our job!
Edison: Jane. One last chance.
Jane Quigley: Yeah... one last chance to die.
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Alternate Versions

The American version cut mostly dialogue, taking out Match's involvement with an Internet company. Match's name is different, from Match Fung to Match Yeung. Some of the Chinese dialogue is wrongly translated or not translated at all. See more »

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UTTER GENIUS!!! (But only if taken as some kind of parody!)
12 March 2009 | by lukasx123-1See all my reviews

Genius or utter madness? That depends on your interpretation of this film. I responded to it on the level of a self-aware "cop-movie parody", and I sincerely hope that was the intention as I don't see anyone taking it seriously! :-D Paul Rudd for one seems to be chewing up the scenery and really getting into the spirit of things! Is this film supposed to mark a departure for Rudd from his core background in the comedy genre? Some kind of insane attempt to reinvent him as a hard-boiled action star? I think not!

With the cheesy, almost awkward acting, low budget FX, and zany over-the-top action set pieces, it all kinda evoked that old TV show "Sledge Hammer" for me! HILARIOUS!!! :-)

Of course, I may have totally interpreted the film wrong. If it was in fact an attempt at a 'straight' action movie, then it was certainly an amusing failure!!

Watch with lots of alcohol and some mates!!! ;-)


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