- 117 min
- USA, Canada
- action, drama
King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.
Director: Zack Snyder
Zachary Edward "Zack" Snyder (born March 1, 1966) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. After making his feature film debut with the 2004 remake Dawn of the Dead, he gained wide recognition with the 2007 box office hit 300, adapted from writer-artist Frank Miller's Dark Horse Comics miniseries of the same name,...
as King Leonidas
as Queen Gorgo
as Leonidas at 15 yrs
as Oracle Girl
as Persian General
as Persian Emissary
Editor: William Hoy
Director Of Photography: Larry Fong
Original Music Composer: Tyler Bates
Costume Design: Michael Wilkinson
Production Design: James D. Bissell
Source: based on the graphic novel by Frank Miller and Lynn Varley
Tagline: Spartans, prepare for glory!
Genres: action, drama
Categories: battle of thermopylae, 5th century b.c., sparta greece, ancient greece, xerxes, persian immortals, persian empire, phalanx, rite of passage, warrior, spartan, epic, sword and shield, decapitation, oracle, elite soldier, year 480 b.c., machismo, ambassador, war elephant, king, queen, survivor
Runtime: 117 min
Country: USA, Canada, Bulgaria, Australia
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
Sound Mix: Sonics-DDP, DTS, SDDS, Dolby Digital, Dolby Atmos
It is violent enough to make you shudder and close enough to fascist art to make your skin crawl.
Stylized violence at its finest.
Apart from anything else, the idea of America having the Spartans' underdog status is not plausible.
300 has one-dimensional caricatures who talk like professional wrestlers plugging their next feud.