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Hero / Miramax Films presents in association with Elite Group Enterprises Inc., an Edko Films, Zhang Yimou Studio Production in collaboration with China Film Co-Production Corporation, Sil-Metropole Organisation Limited and Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd., a Zhang Yimou film ; produced by Bill Kong, Zhang Yimou ; story by Zhang Yimou, Li Feng, Wang Bin ; screenplay by Li Feng, Zhang Yimou, Wang Bin ; directed by Zhang Yimou.

DVD DVD ([2009])
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Miramax Films : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2009]
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Videos Hero (Text to Phone) Available -
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Salem State University Circulation Desk Video PN 1997 .H4758 2009 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780788895258
  • ISBN: 0788895257
  • Edition: Special ed.
General Note: This DVD disc is copy protected.
Mandarin, dubbed English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Special features: Close-up of a fight scene; Inside the action: a conversation with Quentin Tarantino & Jet Li; "Hero defined" making of featurette; storyboards; soundtrack spot.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Title from container.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Christopher Doyle ; editors, Zhai Ru, Angie Lam ; music composer and conductor, Tan Dun ; action director, Tony Ching Siu-Tung ; visual effects supervisor, Ellen Poon.
Participant or Performer: Jet Li, Tony Leung, Maggie Cheung, Zhang Ziyi, Chen Dao Ming, Donnie Yen.
Summary: A fearless warrior rises up to defy an empire and unite a nation. With supernatural skill, and no fear, the soldier embarks on a mission of revenge against the fearsome army that has massacred his people. To achieve the justice he seeks, he must take on the empire's most ruthless assassins and reach the enemy he has sworn to defeat. The story of the First Emperor of China, who is on the brink of winning a war-torn land during the dawn of the Qin dynasty over 2,000 years ago. Three opponents are determined to kill the King, but the warrior stands in their way.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for stylized martial arts violence and a scene of sensuality.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer, digitally mastered, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction:
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Mandarin, dubbed English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Authors: Kong, Bill. (Added Author). Zhang, Yimou. (Added Author). Li, Feng. (Added Author). Wang, Bin. (Added Author). Li, Jet, 1963- (Added Author). Leung, Tony Chiu Wai, 1962- (Added Author). Zhang, Manyu. (Added Author). Zhang, Ziyi, 1979- (Added Author). Chen, Daoming. (Added Author). Yen, Donnie, 1963- (Added Author). Tan, Dun, 1957- (Added Author). Miramax Films : (Added Author). Elite Group Enterprises. (Added Author). Edko Films. (Added Author). Zhang Yimou gong zuo shi. (Added Author). Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si. (Added Author). Yin du ji gou you xian gong si (Hong Kong, China) (Added Author). Beijing xin hua mian ying ye you xian gong si. (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
Alternate Title: Also known as: Ying xiong
At head of title: Quentin Tarantino presents
Citation: Kong, Bill. "Hero." Burbank, CA : Miramax Films : 2009.
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