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Hero cover art question.

Old 12-21-04, 12:16 AM
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Hero cover art question.

On the DVD cover of Hero you see Jet Li holding a sword.
On the back of the case, you see him holding a different sword. The one pictured on the back of the case is the one I remember seeing him use throughout the movie.

In which scene did he use the sword he is holding on the front of the case?
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Old 12-21-04, 10:12 AM
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He doesnt. its just a Miramax photoshop
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Old 12-21-04, 10:27 AM
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And a fugly one to boot.

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Old 12-21-04, 10:51 AM
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MiramAxe has one of the best teams that produce horrific DVD cover art, especially with art that has nothing to do with the movie, or altering faces/heads/arms for no apparent reason.
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Old 12-21-04, 10:14 PM
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Given their history, it's a relief that MiramAxe didn't chop the film or make it a dub only. Although the Hero cover is not the most desirable, it's still way better than the crappy Infernal Affairs.
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Old 12-21-04, 10:50 PM
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LOL!
That's pretty lame for them to do that.
There's so many awesome poses/stances Jet Li performs throughout the movie and they have to come up with a fake one for their DVD cover.

I thought MiramAxe (as several of you are calling it ) did a decent job with the Iron Monkey cover.
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