Directed By Zhang Yimou

PG-13Drama / Miramax / Aug 27, 2004 (Limited)

"Hero" is the story of the soon-to-be First Emperor of China who is on the brink of conquering a war-torn land during the violent dawn of the Qin dynasty over two thousand years ago. Three opponents are determined to assassinate King, and one loyal subject stands in their way.

The cast includes Jet Li, Zhang Ziyi, Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Donnie Yen, Chen Dao Ming, Maggie Cheung and Byung-hun Lee.