Hero (2002)

One man's strength will unite an empire.

  • Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action, History
  • Release Date: 2002-07-22
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 2183 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: 普通话
  • Production Company: Beijing New Picture Film Co. Ltd.
  • Production Country: China, Hong Kong, Australia
  • Director: Zhang Yimou
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During China's Warring States period, a district prefect arrives at the palace of Qin Shi Huang, claiming to have killed the three assassins who had made an attempt on the king's life three years ago.

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  • Jet Li

    as Nameless
  • Tony Leung Chiu-wai

    as Broken Sword
  • Maggie Cheung

    as Flying Snow
  • Donnie Yen

    as Sky
  • Zhang Ziyi

    as Moon
  • Chen Daoming

    as King of Qin
  • Zhongyuan Liu

    as Old Scholar
  • Zheng Tianyong

    as Old Servant
  • Qin Yan

    as Prime Minister
  • Zhang Yakun

    as The Qin Guards' Commander
  • James Hong

    as Qin Emperor (voice)
  • Chang Xiao Yang

    as General
  • Jin Ming

    as Eunuch
  • Ma Wen Hua

    as Head Eunuch
  • Shou Xin Wang

    as Musician
  • Xu Kuang Hua

    as Pianist
Art Zhenzhou Yi Production Design
Editing Angie Lam Editor
Art Tingxiao Huo Production Design
Writing Bin Wang Author
Editing Ru Zhai Editor
Production Zhang Weiping Executive Producer
Directing Zhang Yimou Director
Writing Zhang Yimou Author
Sound Dun Tan Original Music Composer
Production Shoufang Dou Executive Producer
Production Zhang Zhenyan Producer
Production Zhang Yimou Producer
Production Bill Kong Chi-Keung Producer
Camera Christopher Doyle Director of Photography
Editing Vincent Lee Editor
Production Philip Lee Line Producer
Camera Hou Yong Additional Camera
Costume & Make-Up Emi Wada Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Kwan Lee-na Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Yang Shu-Dong Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Yang Xiao-Hai Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Ji Wei-Hua Makeup Artist
Camera Jasmine Yuen Carrucan Assistant Camera
Crew Quentin Tarantino Presenter
Editing Mark Griffith Digital Intermediate Colorist
Writing Feng Li Scenario Writer