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Hero (2002) (Ying Xiong)

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Starring (View all)
Jet Li Jet Li
Nameless
Tony Leung Chiu Wai Tony Leung Chiu Wai
Broken Sword
Maggie Cheung Maggie Cheung
Flying Snow
Ziyi Zhang Ziyi Zhang
Moon
Zhongyuan Liu Zhongyuan Liu
Scholar
Tianyong Zheng Tianyong Zheng
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Written by (View all)
Feng Li Feng Li
(screenplay)
Yimou Zhang Yimou Zhang
(screenplay)


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Don't understand the fuss.

10 years, 6 months ago at Apr 29 8:54
2 votes
"How swift thy sword."

This reviewer has never been a fan of Asian cinema, and Hero is a film that further solidifies my neutral attitude towards film exports from Asian countries.

The film is seemingly inspired by Akira Kurosawa's Rashomon. Like Akira's film, I found Hero to suffer from the same flaws. First of all, the filmmakers poorly distinguish what is occurrin... read more

A warrior's ultimate act is to lay down his sword.

8 years, 7 months ago at Apr 9 22:17
2 votes
''My decision will cause the deaths of many and Your Majesty will live on. A dead man begs you to remember; a warrior's ultimate act is to lay down his sword.''

A series of Rashomon-like flashback accounts shape the story of how one man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.

Jet Li: Nameless

Hero i... read more

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11 years, 9 months ago at Feb 11 16:27
1 vote
This film left a lasting impression on me and I was so glad I saw it on the big screen, because it was absolutely beautiful. The strong use of colour is something that sticks out every time you see this film. As you would expect, there are excellent fighting scenes throughout, but it's the locations that left me awe-struck on most occasions.

The two most memorable scenes of this fil... read more
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In ancient times China was divided into seven kingdoms. Qin, the king of the western most province, is under permanent threat of assassination attempts. His greatest fears are the warriors "Broken Sword", "Flying Snow" and "Sky". One day one of the magistrates of his kingdom enters the palace, claims that he defeated all three of the emperor's adversaries and tells his story; how he beat "Sky" in a duel and used the love between "Broken Sword" and "Flying Snow" to subdue them.
Release date: 27 August 2004
UPC: 786936259223
Tags: Action (41), Martial Arts (37), China (26), Chinese (26), Drama (20), 2002 (16), Asian (13), Fantasy (13), Foreign (12), 2000s (11), Historical (11), Adventure (10), Hong Kong (10), Kung Fu (9), Romance (9), Surreal (7), Wuxia (7), Jet Li (6), (6), War (5)
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