The Hero



Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a sardonic comic has him looking to the future.

  1. Brett Haley

    Director, Writer

  2. Marc Basch


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sam Elliott

    Sam Elliott

    Lee Hayden

  2. Laura Prepon

    Laura Prepon

    Charlotte Dylan

  3. Nick Offerman

    Nick Offerman

    Jeremy Frost

  4. Krysten Ritter

    Krysten Ritter

    Lucy Hayden

  5. Katharine Ross

    Katharine Ross

    Valarie Hayden

Full Cast & Crew

The Hero
The Hero


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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 21, 2017


  • June 9, 2017


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

Budget -

Revenue $4,077,333.00

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