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Motorway (2012)

Che sau (original title)
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A rookie cop takes on a veteran escape driver in a death defying final showdown on the streets of Hong Kong.


Soi Cheang (as Pou-Soi Cheang)


Joey O'Bryan (original story), Joey O'Bryan (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
3 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »





Credited cast:
Anthony Chau-Sang Wong ... Lo Fung
Shawn Yue ... Chan Cheung
Xiaodong Guo ... Jiang Xin
Barbie Hsu ... Yee
Josie Ho ... Madame Wei
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frank M. Ahearn Frank M. Ahearn ... Gin
Hin-Wai Au Hin-Wai Au ... Crime unit officer
Ka Tung Lam ... Chong
Peter Wai-Hung Lau Peter Wai-Hung Lau ... Mr. Fu
Wilfred Lau Wilfred Lau ... Chan Cheung's friend (as Wilfred Ho-Lung Lau)
Iva Law Iva Law ... Yee's friend (as Iva Law Wing-Han)
Anson Chun-Yat Leung Anson Chun-Yat Leung ... Chan Cheung's friend
Tracy Chui-Si Leung Tracy Chui-Si Leung ... Woman driver
Guangjie Li ... Tan Yi
Haitao Li Haitao Li ... Huang Zhong


An overconfident rookie in the Stealth Riders division, a secret police unit consisting of the best drivers on the force that take down criminals in the drag racing underworld, teams up with his veteran partner to take on a legendary escape driver who has never been caught. As they put together a strategic plan to take this criminal down they put the petal to the metal in a death-defying showdown with only their cars as their weapons. Written by Lionsgate

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Action | Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence | See all certifications »

Did You Know?


Cheung has in his garage a poster of the 2009 Fuchs Lubricants Rallycross Open Championship (now Motorsport Ireland Irish Rallycross Championship) that took place in Nutts Corner Circuit, Northern Ireland See more »


At 1:04:12 to about 1:04:22, a desk-bound policeman or clerk in the foreground is seen reading and flipping through a book which has empty pages. See more »


Referenced in Baby Driver (2017) See more »

User Reviews

Classic Car Flick, Part 2
2 January 2017 | by sydneyswesternsuburbsSee all my reviews

Director Pou-Soi Cheang who has also created other classic flicks, Dog Bite Dog 2006 and Kill Zone 2 2015 has created another gem in Motorway.

Starring Anthony Chau-Sang Wong who has also been in other classic flicks, Exiled 2006, The Mission 1999, Hard Boiled 1992, Full Contact 1992, Ebola Syndrome 1996, Big Bullet 1996 and Beast Cops 1998.

Also starring Shawn Yue.

Also starring Xiaodong Guo.

I enjoyed the action.

If you enjoyed this as much as I did then check out other classic car flicks, Curve 2015, Driven 2001, The Fate of the Furious 2017, Wheelman 2017, Cop Car 2015, Night Fare 2015, 11:14 2005, Tailgate 2019 and The Hitcher 2007.

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Cantonese | English

Release Date:

21 June 2012 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Hong Kong, China


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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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