300 is a 2006 american epic war film based on the 1998 comic series 300 by frank miller and lynn varley both are fictionalized retellings of the battle of thermopylae within the persian wars the film was directed by zack snyder, while miller served as executive producer and consultant it was filmed mostly with a. It's mostly just jargon tossed into the trailers and the film for dim, easily manipulated people who get overly excited when they hear propaganda thrown around, you know, the type 300 details 300 images 300 news 300 review the spartans in co-writer/director zack snyder's 300 are kind of like klingons, only prettier. The story of “300” — the popular comic book mini-series and, soon, a film from warner brothers — began when frank miller, the series's creator, was 6 the year was 1963, and “the 300 spartans” was in theaters in this telling of the battle of thermopylae, richard egan played the greek king leonidas. Read full review 50 new orleans times-picayune - michael h kleinschrodt there's no denying that 300 has its viscerally charged moments, but it would be a lot more fun if it didn't take itself quite so seriously you don't get to be pretentious when you've populated your film with androgynous kings, lesbian concubines.
I gave a four-star rating to sin city, the 2005 film based on a graphic novel by frank miller now, as i deserve, i get 300, based on another work by miller of the earlier film, i wrote prophetically: this isn't an adaptation of a comic book, it's like a comic book brought to life and pumped with steroids. 300 the movie analysis 645 words oct 3rd, 2009 3 pages the movie is based upon a graphic novel by frank miller (of comic book fame) they are both based upon a one of the most famous battles in the persian wars (492 - 449 bc), the battle of thermopylae the battle of thermopylae goes down in history for being. Bloody, fanboyish retelling of an ancient battle read common sense media's 300 review, age rating, and parents guide. A technically exciting videogame of a film, 300 loses touch with a critical and moving event in greek history herodotus, the “father of history,” told many good stories, but there are few tales in his repertoire that surpass his narrative of the last-ditch stand of the greeks against numerically superior forces at the pass of.
Last week i had the chance to see the upcoming movie “300” based on the frank miller graphic novel at the first advanced screening warner bros held in los angeles advanced screenings are an important part of the film development process, as they allow the studio to gauge audience reaction and. There is an intelligent movie to be made about spartan warrior culture, but 300 is not it it is a fun ride, though, as long as you don't see it on a full stomach march 22, 2016 | rating: 3/4 | full review hannah brown jerusalem post our instinctual desire to sneer at the implausibility of the story is stalled by a sense of. Directed by zack snyder, whose first feature film was the 2004 makeover of the horror classic dawn of the dead, 300 digitally re-creates the battle of thermopylae in 480 bc, where, according to classical history and legend, the spartan king leonidas led a force of only 300 men against a persian enemy. Anyway, enough of my philosophy, and on with the review: if you are not yet aware of the movie's plot, 300 is the cinematic adaptation of miller's illustrated work based on the battle of thermopylae circa 480 bc this battle pitted 300 spartans against the massive and seemingly indomitable forces of the persian empire,.
300(2007) review: 300 has been given lots of criticism people like to view in the political way that is not the way here's my take 300 is an entertaining movie this is all about the action and it's spartans the movie takes about the first 30 minutes to give us plot development before the spartans take it to the battlefield. To say that 300 is a bad film would be to miss the point it's a surprisingly faithful adaptation of a bad comic but, like the comic, it's beautiful to look at and remarkably good at holding the attention for what is essentially a string of fight scenes linked together by ridiculous narration and stretched over two. In critical discourse analysis (2008), this paper is aimed at analyzing this film as a media text keywords: cda, cultural stereotypes, iranophobia, islamophobia, women 300 1 assisstant professor, social communications department, faculty of social sciences, university of tehran, tehran, iran, email: [email protected] utacir.
In that film, director zack snyder put his bombastic gifts to use in bringing ancient greece, if not to life, then to some kind of mesmerizingly bizarro, synthetic version thereof a super-stylized mashup of graphic novel narrative and video-game stagecraft, “300” was a huge hit, launching fassbender into much.
An analysis on the details and imagery used in the film 300. While the work of revered writers like alan moore is routinely shredded on film, miller's high-contrast style arrives almost untouched, first in sin city and now in 300, a bloody, hugely entertaining take on the battle of thermopylae this is the story of 300 spartans, led by gerard butler's king leonidas, who. Shortly before this film arrived, i had been pointed to this particularly scourifying critique of frank miller's 300 (2006) one of its main objections to miller's representation of thermopylae is that it eradicates the contributions of other greeks to the conflict and also conveniently ignores the failure of the. The real 300 spartans history behind the frank miller 300 graphic novel and the film find out what really happened at the battle of thermopylae in 480 bc.