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300

Rise of An Empire
(DVD)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
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Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. He's pitted against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.
Title: 300
Rise of an empire
Edition: Rental
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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video file,DVD video,rda
Content Type: two-dimensional moving image
Media Type: video
Carrier Type: videodisc
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Notes: Title from web page
Based on the graphic novel "Xerves" by Frank Miller
Summary: Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. He's pitted against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.
Audience: Rating: R; for strong sustained sequences of stylized bloody violence throughout, a sex scene, nudity and some language
Statement of Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Zack Snyder & Kurt Johnstad ; produced by Gianni Nunnair ... and others ; directed by Noam Murro
Distributor: Burbank, CA :, Warner Home Video,, [2014]
Copyright Date: ©2014
Credits: Director of photography, Simon Duggan ; editor, Wyatt Smith, David Brenner.
Performers: David Wenham, Hans Matheson, Eva Green, Lena Headey, Sullivan Stapleton, Rodrigo Santoro.
System Details: DVD, widescreen; Region 1; Dolby Digital; Dual-layer
Other Language: English, French or Spanish dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
Subject Headings: Xerxes I, King of Persia, 519 B.C.-465 B.C. or 464 B.C. Drama Themistocles, approximately 524 B.C.-approximately 459 B.C. Drama Greece Drama Gods Drama
Genre/Form: Action and adventure films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Topical Term: Gods
Publisher No: 1000324585 Warner
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Sep 24, 2014
  • jackandbean rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

For all the people who want a good story. Why don't you read Homer or some Greek mythology instead of bad mouthing a great film!!!!!!!

Sep 21, 2014
  • hammer59 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Less boring and more imaginative than the first movie.

Only a fool would not expect to see excessive gory violence, but unfortunately mankind's filthy history is rife with it...to this day.

The redeeming quality is that throughout history, decent men have heroically fought perverse men and nations in vile pursuit of domination and downright evil.

Persian, Roman, Greek, Egyptian, Ottoman, Nazi, English and now American empires...all have flourished and have (or will soon) vanish due to their lust for power and wealth.

There must be a God after all. Selah!

Aug 15, 2014
  • 7duffy rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

If you like blood & guts, you will get plenty of it. Severed limbs aplenty. Boring compared to the first movie, 300. Ok special effects, with a lot of focus on gore.

Aug 09, 2014
  • pfcpat2 rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

A really boring movie. Not much of a story line. Mostly graphic and bloody battle scenes together with a violent sexual scene. Little character development. Historical connection to events rather tenuous.

Aug 05, 2014
  • smurray13 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

As good as the first.

Jul 26, 2014
  • Myheyzeus rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

If you can't tell, that's ambers and dust throughout the whole movie. Yes, WHOLE movie. Please, someone add a page curl effect! Athens is burning. I got it. Perhaps more time should have been spent on character development?

Quite honestly, no reason to sit through this one (someone is making me, as I write this. Trust me, no ending can bring redemption)

By the way, love the Irish/Scottish/British accents to the Greek Persian movie!

P.S. I did surprisingly enjoy the first 300 movie.

Jul 12, 2014
  • jimg2000 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

big part of the story was presented in narratives and the rest by crashing/burning ships or bodies slashed, cut, stabbed and chopped. Pretty entertaining with stunning visuals on the ancient Greeks versus Persians war.

piss poor movie. A complete waste of time.

Jul 09, 2014
  • kevfarley rated this: 1 stars out of 5.

Make-believe naval warfare and fantasy history ! Graphicly goofy ! The real story is sooo much more interesting. (Kev's PICkS: A lucid and fascinating account of this important confrontation can be found in 'The Battle of Salamis, the Naval Encounter that Saved Greece--and Western Civilization', by Barry S.Strauss ).

Here, here agentorange. I haven't seen it yet, but I bet they have perfect teeth, too.

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Jul 12, 2014
  • jimg2000 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

The Oracle's words stand as a warning. A prophecy. Sparta will fall. All of Greece will fall. And Persian fire will reduce Athens to cinder. For Athens is a pile of stone and wood... and cloth and dust...and, as dust, will vanish into the wind.
Only the Athenians themselves exist. And the fate of the world hangs on their every syllable. Only the Athenians exist.

And only stout wooden ships can save them. Wooden ships...and a tidal wave of heroes' blood.

10 years ago, this war began...as all wars begin: With a grievance …

Jul 12, 2014
  • jimg2000 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Queen Gorgo to troops:
A story that will be told
for a thousand years.
Let our final stand
...be recorded to the histories.
And let it be shown
...that we chose to die on our feet
...rather than live on our knees!

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