The Blood of Heroes


1h 42m 1990

Brief Synopsis

Set in a futuristic world where the only sport that has survived in a wasted society is the brutal gladitorial-type combat known as jugging.

Film Details

Also Known As
Blood of Heroes, Le Sang des Heros, Salute of the Jugger, The, Sang des Heros, Le
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal LaViolette Feldman Schenkman & Goodman, LLP; Cinema Research Corporation; Colorfilm; Film Finances, Inc.; Kings Road Entertainment; Kings Road Entertainment; Moneypenny Services; Panavision, Ltd.; Tanner Mainstain Glynn & Johnson; Technicolor; The Saul Zaentz Film Center
Distribution Company
NEW LINE CINEMA (NEW LINE); HBO Home Video; Independent Productions; Medusa Film; New Line Cinema; Virgin Vision
Location
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Coober Pedy, South Australia, Australia; New Zealand

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

Synopsis

Set in a futuristic world where the only sport that has survived in a wasted society is the brutal gladitorial-type combat known as jugging.

Crew

Mark Adler

Music Conductor (Orchestral Ensemble)

Mark Adler

Original Music

Michael Ashton

Carpenter

Penny Attfield

Other

Robyn Austin

Makeup

Danny Baldwin

Stunts

Kerri Barnett

Wardrobe (Standby)

Alison Barrett

Casting (Australia)

Nicky Barrett

Casting Assistant

Donah Bassett

Negative Cutter

Mark Berger

Sound Rerecording Mixer Supervisor

Peter Bevan

Wardrobe Buyer

Jeff Block

Casting Assistant

Jay Boekelheide

Sound Editor Supervisor

Jay Boekelheide

Sound Designer

Todd Boekelheide

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Todd Boekelheide

Original Music

Todd Boekelheide

Music; Music Recording

John Brestin

Other

Melanie Brown

Continuity 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Michael John Burgess

Props Maker

Penny Carl

Production Accountant

Lloyd Carrick

Sound Mixer

Tic Carroll

Unit Manager

Mandy Carter

Accountant Assistant

Kim Cascone

Additional Sound Editor Apprentice

Cherilene Chen

Additional Sound Editor Apprentice

Peter Chen

Stunts

Evanne Chesson

Animal Handler

Andy Clark

Safety Officer

Robin Clifton

Location Manager

Luis Colina

Foley Editor

Luis Colina

2nd Assistant Editor (Usa)

Tom Collins

Wardrobe Assistant

Katrina Crook

Clapper Loader 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Phil Cross

Steadicam Operator

Phil Cross

Camera Operator

Judith Cruden

Casting (Extras)

Anna Deakins

Production Assistant

Mitch Deans

Stunts

Ian Dewhurst

Gaffer

Nik Dorning

Makeup

Gabrielle Dunn

Production Liaison (Sydney)

David Eggby

Director Of Photography

Lee Elliott

Other

John Faithfull

Caterer (Sydney)

Derry Field

Other

Warren Field

Concept Modelmaker

Justin Fitzpatrick

Art Department Assistant

Alan Fleming

Construction Manager

Martin Forster

3rd Assistant Grip

Richard Francis-bruce

Editor

Clare Freeman

Dialogue Editor Assistant

Patricia A Galvin

1st Assistant Editor (Usa)

Paul J Ganther

Electrician Assistant

Gary Garden

1st Assistant Grip

Kristen Gerstner

Additional Sound Editor Apprentice

Colin Gibson

Props (Standby)

Nicholas Gillian

Props Maker

Alexander Glazunov

Music ("Minstrel'S Song Op 71")

Chris Goldsmith

Boom Operator

Donni Gonzales

Props Assistant (Standby)

Adam Grace

Modelmaker

Pauline Grebert

Props Maker

Kate Green

Other

David Grusovin

2nd Assistant Editor (Australia)

Ollie Hall

Stunts

Marjory Hamlin

Makeup

Frank Hammond

Director Of Photography 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Guy Hancock

Electrician Assistant

Kathleen Heard

Production Liaison (Los Angeles)

Keith Heygate

1st Assistant Director

Martin Hornstein

Executive In Charge Of Production

Carol Hughes

Unit Production Manager

David Hutchinson

Other

Louise A Innes

1st Assistant Editor (Australia)

Katherine James

Wardrobe Supervisor

Jeff Jensen

Stunts

Paul Jones

Art Department Assistant

Greg Jordan

Assistant Director

Finda Kemp

Scenic Artist

Brita Kingsbury

Hairstyles 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Danny Kopelson

Music Recording

Danny Kopelson

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Maggie Lake

Production Coordinator

Grahame Litchfield

Key Grip

Larry London

Musician Liaison

David Luke

Music Rerecording

Steve Lyons

Storyboard Artist

Helen Macaskill

Props Buyer

Kerrie Macfarlane

Makeup Assistant

Robert Macfarlane

Stills

Maggie Mackay

Other

Steve Marcus

Caterer (Coober Pedy)

Gerald Marr

Carpenter

Lex Martin

Bestboy

Helen Mather

Other

Devina Maxwell

Wardrobe Assistant

Neville Maxwell

Special Effects Coordinator

Nicholas Mayo

Other

Barbara Mcbane

Dialogue Editor

Bob Mccarron

Special Makeup Design

Bob Mccarron

Special Animal Props Design

Frances Mcdonald

Art Department Coordinator

Rocky Mcdonald

Stunts

Gill Mckinlay

Production Accountant

Jock Mclachlan

Props Buyer

Jock Mclachlan

Dresser

Lisa Meagher

Wardrobe Assistant

Devon Miller

Sound Editor 1st Assistant

Warwick Miller

Carpenter

Julieanne Mills

Modelmaker Assistant

Marnie Moore

Foley Artist

Doug Murray

Sound Effects Editor

Debbie Nathan

Makeup Assistant

Liz Neate

Other

Brian Nickless

Art Direction Assistant

Guy Norris

Stunt Coordinator

Richard Norton

Stunts

Annie O'halloran

Other

Michael O'kane

Scenic Artist

David Parker

Sound Rerecording Mixer

David Parker

Music Recording

Bob Paton

Construction Foreman

Nick Payne

3rd Electrician

David Peoples

Screenwriter

Chris Peters

Stunts

Maria Phillips

3rd Assistant Director

Shane Phillips

Wardrobe Assistant

Adrien Pickergill

Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)

Annette Piggott

Accountant Assistant

Luigi Pittorino

Other

Robert Podhajsky

Carpenter

Steve Rackman

Stunts

Mark Ramsey

2nd Assistant Grip

Lee Rice

Stunts

Dick Ritchie

Color Timer

Kate Roach

Caterer 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Alison Robb

Unit Assistant

Ken Robb

Unit Assistant

Arch Roberts

Safety Officer

Brian Rosen

Executive Producer

Michael Rosen

Foley Engineer

Charles Roven

Producer

Salvador Rovero

Assistant (To Charles Roven)

Glenn Ruehland

Stunt Man (Rutger Hauer)

Glenn Ruehland

Co-Stunt Coordinator

David Rutherford

Modelmaker

Suzanne Ryan

Casting Assistant

Terry Ryan

Costume Designer

Wendy Sainsbury

Makeup

Paige Sartorius

Dialogue Editor

Yvonne Savage

Hairdresser

Josef Schwaiger

Stunts

David Scott

Carpenter

Adrien Seffrin

Other

Michael Semanick

Foley Engineer

Andrew Short

Wardrobe (Standby)

Kelley M Smith

Post-Production Supervisor

Kelley M Smith

Production Coordinator (Los Angeles)

Sonja Smuk

Makeup

Lewis Sparkes

Electrician Assistant

David Stenning

Carpenter

John Stoddart

Production Designer

Greg Stuart

Stunts

Peter Terakes

Camera Assistant 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Dougal Thompson

Unit Assistant

Neal Thompson

Main Title Design

Peter Thonasson

Wardrobe Assistant

Dennie Thorpe

Foley Artist

Bonnie Timmermann

Casting (Usa)

Michael Tolerton

Props Buyer

David Tremont

Modelmaker

Bill Undery

Scenic Artist

Pam Uzzell

Additional Sound Editor Apprentice

Lesley Vanderwalt

Makeup

Don Vaughn

Stunts

Steven Vella

Wardrobe Assistant

P.j. Voeten

2nd Assistant Director

Ross Wallace

Wardrobe Assistant

Mark Warren

Stunts

James Webb

Stunts

Jo Weeks

Continuity

Michael Westmore

Special Makeup Design

Matthew White

Sound Editor Apprentice

John D Williams

Props Assistant

Paul Williams

Hairdresser

Valerie Williams

Accountant Supervisor

John Wingrove

Art Direction

Michael Wood

Other

Norman Wray

Carpenter (Standby)

Annie Wright

Unit Publicist

Paulie Zink

Personal Training (Joan Chen)

Film Details

Also Known As
Blood of Heroes, Le Sang des Heros, Salute of the Jugger, The, Sang des Heros, Le
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1990
Production Company
Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal LaViolette Feldman Schenkman & Goodman, LLP; Cinema Research Corporation; Colorfilm; Film Finances, Inc.; Kings Road Entertainment; Kings Road Entertainment; Moneypenny Services; Panavision, Ltd.; Tanner Mainstain Glynn & Johnson; Technicolor; The Saul Zaentz Film Center
Distribution Company
NEW LINE CINEMA (NEW LINE); HBO Home Video; Independent Productions; Medusa Film; New Line Cinema; Virgin Vision
Location
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; Coober Pedy, South Australia, Australia; New Zealand

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 42m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Winter February 23, 1990

Released in United States on Video July 2, 1990

Began shooting August 15, 1988.

Released in United States on Video July 2, 1990

Released in United States Winter February 23, 1990