Seven kingdoms fight for supremacy in this glorious, gravity-defying epic boasting eye-widening cinematography by Christopher Doyle and an all-star cast: Jet Li, Maggie Cheung, Zhang Ziyi, Donnie Yen and Tony Leung.
‘Sumptuous and breath-catching, Hero blends the elegance of fine visual art with the more familiar cinematic jollies of attractive people engaged in crunching punch-ups’ – Total Film
‘Zhang Yimou's Hero is a true martial arts epic - a spectacle of movement, color and sound that will leave you awe-struck’ – Metro Times
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