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9 Ratings

A Man Called Hero

Jung wa ying hong

Directed by Andrew Lau Wai-keung
Hong Kong, 1999
Action, Drama, Adventure


After avenging his parents’ death, Hero Hua flees China for the United States, where he runs into trouble as an indentured servant. Years later, Hero’s son Sword comes looking for his father and learns about his difficult experiences in America.

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A Man Called Hero Directed by Andrew Lau Wai-keung

Awards & Festivals

Golden Horse Film Festival

1999 | Winner: Best Visual Effects

Hong Kong Film Awards

2000 | 5 nominations including: Best Action Choreography

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