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Blood of Heroes
     

The Blood of Heroes

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Director: David Peoples

Cast: Rutger Hauer, Joan Chen, Vincent D'Onofrio

 

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Blood of Heroes features a sport that you're not likely to see on ESPN. It's called "juggers," and Rutger Hauer is the champion jugger in the post-apocalyptic world; he goes from village to village with his entourage, brutishly taking on all comers. The action culminates in the bloody "league championship." Joan Chen costars as Hauer's apprentice in the film,

Overview

Blood of Heroes features a sport that you're not likely to see on ESPN. It's called "juggers," and Rutger Hauer is the champion jugger in the post-apocalyptic world; he goes from village to village with his entourage, brutishly taking on all comers. The action culminates in the bloody "league championship." Joan Chen costars as Hauer's apprentice in the film, which was released in Australia as Salute of the Jugger.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/15/2003
UPC:
0031398838128
Original Release:
1989
Rating:
R
Source:
Lions Gate
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
1:31:00
Sales rank:
22,524

Special Features

Closed Caption; 4 x 3 fullframe; English subtitles

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Rutger Hauer Sallow
Joan Chen Kidda
Vincent D'Onofrio Young Gar
Anna Katarina Big Cimber
Delroy Lindo Mbulu
Hugh Keays-Byrne Lord Vile
Gandhi MacIntyre Gandhi
Max Fairchild Gonzo
Lia Francisa Maria
Aaron Martin Samohin Boy
Justin Monjo Dog Boy
John Samaha Enforcement Officer #2
Richard Norton Bone
Basil Clarke Red City Overlord
Dale Brown Caillat
Steve Rackman Samchin Jugger
Lee Rice Kolkan Jugger
Chris Peters Kolkan Jugger
Jeff Jensen Red City Jugger
Mark Warren Red City Jugger
Guy Norris Red City Jugger

Technical Credits
David Peoples Director,Screenwriter
Todd Boekelheide Score Composer
Jay Boekelheide Sound/Sound Designer
David Eggby Cinematographer
Richard Francis-Bruce Editor
Keith Heygate Asst. Director
Carol Hughes Production Manager
Bob McCarron Makeup
Guy Norris Stunts
Brian Rosen Executive Producer
Charles Roven Producer
Terry Ryan Costumes/Costume Designer
John Stoddart Production Designer
Michael Westmore Makeup
John Wingrove Art Director

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening [6:41]
2. The Game [3:10]
3. Checking the Competition [5:12]
4. Rejoicing and Recovering [5:43]
5. Nobody Carries the Dogboy [5:00]
6. Winning the Game [4:27]
7. The League [5:08]
8. Watching in the Light [4:41]
9. End of the Line [6:00]
10. Chances [4:37]
11. Seriousness of the Game [4:19]
12. Accepting the Challenge [6:00]
13. Doubts [10:17]
14. Blood of Heroes [5:26]
15. The Challenge [3:25]
16. Need to Win [6:55]
17. Credits [3:58]

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The Blood of Heroes 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I've been waiting for this movie to become available for quite some time. Its really good. If you like dark, action futuristic movies like, what Rollerball tried to be, then buy this! P.S. Now if only someone would make John LeCarre's two BBC master espionage movies Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy and Smiley's People available in NTSC format, then I would truly be in Nirvana. Cheers.
Guest More than 1 year ago
A story of honor, intrigue, and defeating all odds, this movie must be seen! Remeniscent of Mad Max and Rollerball, it mixes football and mideival sports in a post-apocalyptic age! One of my favorite actors (Hauer) and one of my favorite movies!
Guest More than 1 year ago
If you like ''Mad Max'' type movies, this is a little gem not many have discovered. It is raw, muddy, violent and sexy without the trappings of special effects to detract from the ''earthyness'' that is the world in the future. It ain't pretty, but it is gritty. It's tough and interesting. The characters are compelling and the game is brutal and beautiful. A fun ride.