«Once Were Warriors (1994)»

Once Were Warriors (1994)

Release Date: 1994
Genres: Drama /
Country: New Zealand   
Cast: Rena Owen ( Beth Heke ), Temuera Morrison ( Jake Heke ), Mamaengaroa Kerr-Bell ( Grace Heke ), Julian Arahanga ( Nig Heke ), Taungaroa Emile ( Boogie Heke ), Rachael Morris Jr. ( Polly Heke ), Joseph Kairau ( Huata Heke ), Cliff Curtis ( Bully ), Pete Smith ( Dooley ), George Henare ( Bennett ), Mere Boynton ( Mavis ), Shannon Williams ( Toot ), Calvin Tuteao ( Taka (Gang Leader) ), Ray Bishop ( King Hitter (in pub) ), Ian Mune ( Judge ),
Rating: 7.9
;Once Were Warriors


Set in urban Auckland (New Zealand) this movie tells the story of the Heke family. Jake Heke is a violent man who beats his wife frequently when drunk, and yet obviously loves both her and his family. The movie follows a period of several weeks in the family's life showing Jake's frequent outburst of violence and the effect that this has on his family. The youngest son is in trouble with the police and may be put into a foster home while the elder son is about to join a street gang. Jake's daughter has her own serious problems which are a key element in the plot.



Resolution Codec Bitrate FPS Size Language Subtitles
1280x720 px DivX 781 kbps 1406 MB  
480x270 px MPEG 4 598 kbps 460 MB