Hard Boiled



A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an undercover cop who's working as a gangster hitman. They use all means of excessive force to find them.

  1. John Woo

    Author, Director

  2. Gordon Chan


  3. Barry Wong


Top Billed Cast

  1. Chow Yun-fat

    Chow Yun-fat

    Insp. 'Tequila' Yuen

  2. Tony Leung Chiu-Wai

    Tony Leung Chiu-Wai


  3. Anthony Wong

    Anthony Wong

    Johnny Wong

  4. Teresa Mo

    Teresa Mo

    Teresa Chang

  5. Philip Chan Yan-Kin

    Philip Chan Yan-Kin

    Supt. Pang

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Hard Boiled
Hard Boiled


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Original Title 辣手神探

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 16, 1992


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language Cantonese

Runtime 2h 6m

Budget $4,500,000.00

Revenue -

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