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Hero

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Hero (Movie - 2004)

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
99 minutes
Wide Release Date:
08/27/04
performer:
Jet Li, Tony Leung, Maggie Cheung, Donnie Yen, Ziyi Zhang
director:
Zhang Yimou
distributor:
Miramax
author:
76502
genre:
ActionAdventure, Foreign Language

We gave it a B+

There’s something grand but distant about the operatic solemnity with which Zhang Yimou’s Chinese martial-arts epic unfolds, led by Jet Li and a parade of Asian action stars. Still, the eye swoons.

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