Hero - Milestones
This artsy martial arts flick unfolds in an unusual fashion, but it still has the right stuff in the right places.
Assassin Nameless and conqueror King of Qin swap versions of Nameless's story as Nameless decides whether to kill the king or let him go on to rule China.
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|End minute||0.55||0:33||Hook||The people of China suffer during the Warring States period. Nameless confronts the King of Qin.||6:2|
|93.04||12.11||12:07||Inciting Incident||Nameless challenges Long Sky to a duel.||6:2||17:54|
|First minute||23.67||23:4035||Plot Turn 1||The King of Qin tells Nameless he plans to conquer all of China.||17:54||29:27|
|0.55||35.23||35:14||Pinch 1||Moon attempts to kill Flying Snow in revenge for Flying Snow's killing Broken Sword.||29:27||41:01|
|Preminutes||46.80||46:48||Midpoint||After wounding Broken Sword, Flying Snow departs to duel with Nameless.||41:01||52:35|
|0.55||58.36||58:21||Pinch 2||The King of Qin points out that he and Nameless are only ten paces apart.||52:35||64:08|
|Minute total||69.92||69:55||Plot Turn 2||Broken Sword attacks the King of Qin (but finally spares his life).||64:08||75:42|
|92.49||81.48||81:29||Deciding Incident||After demonstrating Death at Ten Paces, Nameless bids the King of Qin remember all who will fall during the conquest of China and walks out of the palace.||75:42||87:16|
|93.04||93:02||Conclusion||Nameless is executed as an assassin and buried as a hero. Flying Snow kills herself and Broken Sword. Long Sky gives up his sword in honor of his fallen friends. The King of Qin becomes first emperor of China.||87:16|
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