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Still shot from the movie: Hero.


In this martial arts spectacular, a nameless warrior (Jet Li) is willing to fight any battle he must to reach a ruthless Emperor (Daoming Chen) who perviously destroyed all that was important to him. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: C-
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: A
Run Time: 99
Theater Release: 26 Aug 2004
Video Release: 29 Nov 2004
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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After watching a movie with your children or students, we encourage parents and teachers to look for education opportunities to teach with movies. Here are a few discussion topics that can help with lesson plans or teaching in the home.

What is your definition of a hero? Is it possible for one person’s hero to be another person’s villain? How do you feel about the king’s method of establishing peace in the land?

Do our daily actions reveal the things we are willing to give our lives for?

Under the rule of China’s first Emperor, a unified written language was established. What would be the benefit of a common language? What advantages does the written word have that verbal communication does not?

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