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Hero

Author: Miramax Films presents in association with Elite Group Enterprises, Inc., an Ediko Films, Zhang Yimou Studio production in association with China Film Co-Production, Sil-Metropole Organisation Limited and Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd. ; 編劇張藝謀, 李馮, 王斌 ; 導演張藝謀 ; 監製江志強, 張藝謀 = Hero / Miramax Films presents in association with Elite Group Enterprises, Inc., an Ediko Films, Zhang Yimou Studio production in association with China Film Co-Production, Sil-Metropole Organisation Limited and Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd. ; screenplay by Zhang Yimou, Li Feng, Wang Bin ; directed by Zhang Yimou ; produced by Bill Kong, Zhang Yimou. 張藝謀. 張曼玉. ; ; Yimou ZhangDun TanBill KongZhai RuAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : ChineseView all editions and formats
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Long ago, China was divided into seven kingdoms all fighting for supremacy. The King of Qin was most determined to become the first emperor of China. Though many tried to assassinate him, only three inspired fear. The King promised endless wealth and power to anyone who defeats his would-be murderers. No results come until ten years later, when a man called Nameless brought the weapons of the three assassins to the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Foreign films
Feature films
Foreign language films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Fiction
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Miramax Films presents in association with Elite Group Enterprises, Inc., an Ediko Films, Zhang Yimou Studio production in association with China Film Co-Production, Sil-Metropole Organisation Limited and Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd. ; 編劇張藝謀, 李馮, 王斌 ; 導演張藝謀 ; 監製江志強, 張藝謀 = Hero / Miramax Films presents in association with Elite Group Enterprises, Inc., an Ediko Films, Zhang Yimou Studio production in association with China Film Co-Production, Sil-Metropole Organisation Limited and Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd. ; screenplay by Zhang Yimou, Li Feng, Wang Bin ; directed by Zhang Yimou ; produced by Bill Kong, Zhang Yimou. 張藝謀. 張曼玉. ; ; Yimou Zhang; Dun Tan; Bill Kong; Zhai Ru; Angie Lam; Feng Li; Bin Wang, (Screenwriter); Jet Li; Tony Chiu Wai Leung; Manyu Zhang; Ziyi Zhang; Chen Dao Ming; Donnie Yen; Christopher Doyle; Miramax Films.; Elite Group Enterprises.; Edko Films.; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 56601451
Language Note: Mandarin dialogue, with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Credits: Director of photography, Christopher Doyle ; editors, Zhai Ru, Angie Lam ; music composer, Tan Dun ; costume designer, Emi Wada ; production designers, Huo Ting Xiao, Yi Zhen Zhou ; action director, Tony Ching Siu-Tung.
Cast: Jet Li, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Maggie Man-Yuk, Zhang Ziyi, Chen Dao Ming, Donnie Yen.
Awards: Hong Kong Film Awards, 2003: Hong Kong Film Award - Best Action Choreography (Siu-Tung Ching); Best Art Direction (Tingxiao Huo, Zhenzhou Yi); Best Cinematography (Christopher Doyle); Best Costumes/Make-Up (Emi Wada); Best Music (Dun Tan); Best Sound (Jing Tao); Best Visual Effects (Murray Pope, Richard Schlein, Luke O'Byrne, Ellen Poon).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for stylized martial arts violence and a scene of sensuality.
Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Ying xiong (Motion picture)
Quentin Tarantino presents Hero
Ying Xiong
Responsibility: Miramax Films presents in association with Elite Group Enterprises, Inc., an Ediko Films, Zhang Yimou Studio production in association with China Film Co-Production, Sil-Metropole Organisation Limited and Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd. ; produced by Bill Kong, Zhang Yimou ; screenplay by Li Feng, Zhang Yimou, Wang Bin ; directed by Zhang Yimou.

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Long ago, China was divided into seven kingdoms all fighting for supremacy. The King of Qin was most determined to become the first emperor of China. Though many tried to assassinate him, only three inspired fear. The King promised endless wealth and power to anyone who defeats his would-be murderers. No results come until ten years later, when a man called Nameless brought the weapons of the three assassins to the Qin King's palace. Nameless claimed to be an expert swordsman who had defeated all three warriors and had to tell his story to the King.

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Super movie

by spriggza (WorldCat user published 2009-01-20) Very Good Permalink

I really enjoyed this movie. It had a nice story, that could be hard to follow is don't watch the whole movie. There are some great some action scences, that really light up the movie. A brilliant movie highly recommended

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