• 2004
  • R
  • 163 min
  • USA, Malta, UK
  • drama, history, romance

An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.

Director: Wolfgang Petersen

Writer: David Benioff

Stars: Brad Pitt, Orlando Bloom, Eric Bana, Brian Cox, Sean Bean

A brawny, entertaining spectacle, but lacking emotional resonance.

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  • Wolfgang Petersen
    Wolfgang Petersen
    Wolfgang Petersen (born 14 March 1941) is a German film director and screenwriter. His films include The NeverEnding Story, Enemy Mine, Outbreak, In the Line of Fire, Air Force One, The Perfect Storm, Troy, and Poseidon. He was nominated for two Academy Awards for the 1981 World War II submarine warfare film Das Boot. Description above from the Wikipedia article Wolfgang Petersen, licensed...

Main Cast


Tagline: For passion. For honor. For destiny. For victory. For love.

Certificate: R

Genres: drama, history, romance

Keywords: brother brother relationship, adultery, mythology, beauty, trojan war, bravery, wall, fraud, hostility, epic, sword fight, battlefield, ancient world, pyre, ancient greece, trojan horse, trojan, bronze age, sparta greece, helen of troy, homer's iliad


Producer: Colin Wilson, Diana Rathbun, Wolfgang Petersen

Editor: Peter Honess

Casting: Lucinda Syson

Director of photography: Roger Pratt

Original music composer: James Horner

Costume design: Bob Ringwood

Associate producer: Barbara Huber

Production design: Nigel Phelps

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 163 min

Country: USA, Malta, UK

Language: English

Sound Mix: Dolby Digital, SDDS, DTS

Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1

Color: Color