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The Resource 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)

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)

Label
Hero
Title
Hero
Statement of responsibility
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
Title variation
  • Ying xiong
  • Quentin Tarantino presents
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • chi
  • chi
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for stylized martial arts violence and a scene of sensuality
Language note
Mandarin, dubbed English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.H47 2009
PerformerNote
Jet Li, Tony Leung, Maggie Cheung, Zhang Ziyi, Chen Dao Ming, Donnie Yen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1962-
  • 1979-
  • 1963-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kong, Bill.
  • Zhang, Yimou.
  • Li, Feng.
  • Wang, Bin.
  • Li, Jet
  • Leung, Tony Chiu Wai
  • Zhang, Manyu.
  • Zhang, Ziyi
  • Chen, Daoming.
  • Yen, Donnie
  • Tan, Dun
  • Miramax Films.
  • Elite Group Enterprises.
  • Edko Films.
  • Zhang Yimou gong zuo shi.
  • Zhongguo dian ying he zuo zhi pian gong si.
  • Yin du ji gou you xian gong si (Hong Kong, China)
  • Beijing xin hua mian ying ye you xian gong si.
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Supernatural
  • Soldiers
  • Revenge
  • Assassins
  • Sobrenatural
  • Soldados
  • China
  • China
Technique
live action
Label
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)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a441995
  • ocn437049834
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Isbn
9780788895258
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936789164
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
101255
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)437049834
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer, digitally mastered, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
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)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a441995
  • ocn437049834
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Isbn
9780788895258
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936789164
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
101255
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)437049834
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer, digitally mastered, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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