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300 (2006)  link to 300 on IMDb

Number: 750

cover 300

IMDB Rating: star star star star star star star star star star

Country: USA, 117 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, War, Fantasy, History

Director: Zack Snyder

Cast: Gerard Butler (as King Leonidas), Lena Headey (as Queen Gorgo), Dominic West (as Theron), David Wenham (as Dilios), Vincent Regan (as Captain)

Medium: Original DVD

Plot Outline:
In the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead a Army of well over 100,000 (Persian king Xerxes before war has about 170,000 army) men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, and several hundred Arcadians. Xerxes waited for 10 days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw left with no options he moved. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat was not the one expected, as a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks.

Comments: Warner Brothers;UPC012569736627;;;

Loaned: No

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