This post has the most up-to-date information on Infernal Affairs as we continuously monitor the news. Below you will find everything you need to know, including cast, release date, rating, runtime, movie budget and, box office results.

Infernal Affairs is an drama movie directed by Wai-Keung Lau (as Andrew Lau) and Alan Mak and starring Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Anthony Wong and Eric Tsang and Kelly Chen. The movie was written by Alan Mak, Felix Chong. The film has a N/A budget with a 101-minute running time. Infernal Affairs currently has a 8.1 IMDb rating, based on 109134 and 75 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated R.

release date for Infernal Affairs

Infernal Affairs release date

When does Infernal Affairs come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Infernal Affairs (2002)is December 12, 2002.


When will Infernal Affairs be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Infernal Affairs DVD/Blu-ray release date is PENDING. The estimated DVD release date is March 2003. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in March 2003. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

Check out Amazon for pre-order details and digital, DVD and Blu-ray deals.


Infernal Affairs budget

How much did Infernal Affairs cost to make?

N/A budget

The movie cost N/A to make.

Infernal Affairs movie poster

Infernal Affairs rating

R Rated

Infernal Affairs is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.


Infernal Affairs reviews

8.1 IMDb 75 Metascore

The movie currently has a 8.1 of out 10 IMDb rating and 75 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


Infernal Affairs trailer

Infernal Affairs plot summary

What is Infernal Affairs about?

Chan Wing Yan, a young police officer, has been sent undercover as a mole in the local mafia. Lau Kin Ming, a young mafia member, infiltrates the police force. Years later, their older counterparts, Chen Wing Yan and Inspector Lau Kin Ming, respectively, race against time to expose the mole within their midst.


Synopsis from IMDb A story between a mole in the police department and an undercover cop. Their objectives are the same: to find out who is the mole, and who is the cop.


The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.


Infernal Affairs cast

Who is in Infernal Affairs?

Andy Lau in Infernal Affairs Andy Lau as Inspector Lau Kin Ming
Tony Leung Chiu-Wai in Infernal Affairs Tony Leung Chiu-Wai as Chan Wing Yan
Anthony Wong in Infernal Affairs Anthony Wong as Superintendent Wong Chi Shing
Eric Tsang in Infernal Affairs Eric Tsang as Hon Sam
Kelly Chen in Infernal Affairs Kelly Chen as Dr. Lee Sum Yee

Infernal Affairs box Office

How much did Infernal Affairs make?

$8,708,932 worldwide

The film has made over $9 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.


Infernal Affairs details

Theatrical Release Date: December 12, 2002
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: PENDING
Film Budget: N/A
Box Office: $9 million
Length: 101 minutes
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime, Mystery
Language: Cantonese

Infernal Affairs facts


How long is Infernal Affairs?

The movie is 101 minutes long (1 hour and 41 minutes).

What year did Infernal Affairs come out?

The movie is out on December 12, 2002. The movie has been out for .


Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Andy Lau plays as Inspector Lau Kin Ming.


Who is the director of Infernal Affairs?

Wai-Keung Lau (as Andrew Lau) and Alan Mak directed the movie.


This page aims to be one-stop for everything Infernal Affairs. Please help us keep it updated. Let us know if we are missing something. Share this page with your friends if you found it useful. We will continue to update this page as new information is released.