The 300 Spartans

  • 1962
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Historical

An overlong spectacle that tells how a band of only 300 Spartans fended off an army of thousands in the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC. The filmmakers were more concerned with the immenseness of battle than with historic credibility or story, though amid all the excess Richardson's performance (given the feebleness of the script) shines through. Not much...read more

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02:25 — They are strong. They are hard. They are Spartans. When an invading army of millions under the command of Persian King Xerxes sets its sights on Greec (more…)

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  • Review: An overlong spectacle that tells how a band of only 300 Spartans fended off an army of thousands in the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC. The filmmakers were more concerned with the immenseness of battle than with historic credibility or story, though amid… (more)

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