Das alleine kann man ihm aber kaum zum Vorwurf machen, denn der Film will deutlich und für jedermann ersichtlich keine wie auch immer geartete Geschichtsdarstellung sein, sondern (getreu der Comic-Vorlage) eher ein Fantasy-Actionfilm. [110] Slovenian critic Slavoj Žižek pointed out that the story represents "a poor, small country (Greece) invaded by the army of a much large[r] state (Persia)," suggesting that the identification of the Spartans with a modern superpower is flawed. Bates said that the score had "a lot of weight and intensity in the low end of the percussion" that Snyder found agreeable to the film. These features include a picture-in-picture feature entitled The Complete 300: A Comprehensive Immersion, which enables the viewer to view the film in three different perspectives. ",[142] the short film United 300 which won the 2007 MTV Movie Spoof Award,[143] and "BOO!" Am 14. He remarks that Simonides, Aeschylus, and Herodotus viewed Thermopylae as a battle against "Eastern centralism and collective serfdom", which opposed "the idea of the free citizen of an autonomous polis". 2. Dabei geht er auch darauf ein, wie Spartaner schwache Säuglinge nach der Geburt töten und 15-Jährige Jungen zum Überlebenskampf in die Wildnis schicken. The battle begins soon after the Spartans' refusal to lay down their weapons. internet meme. Though sympathetic, Leonidas rejects him since his deformity physically prevents him from holding his shield high enough, potentially compromising the phalanx formation. It is a sequel to the 2007 film 300, taking place before, during, and after the main events of that film, and is loosely based on the Battle of Artemisium and the Battle of Salamis. [49], In August 2006, Warner Bros. announced 300's release date as March 16, 2007,[50] but in October the release was moved forward to March 9, 2007. September 2005 in Montréal und wurden nach 60 Drehtagen im Jahr 2006 mit der Postproduktion, für die fast ein Jahr benötigt wurde, beendet. Seit kleinauf werden sie für den Kampf erzogen. 300 was released in single-disc and steelcase two-disc editions on DVD, BD and HD DVD in region 2 territories beginning August 2007. [135] Four Iranian Members of Parliament have called for Muslim countries to ban the film,[136] and a group of Iranian film makers submitted a letter of protest to UNESCO regarding the film's misrepresentation of Iranian history and culture. Another liberty I took was, they all had plumes, but I only gave a plume to Leonidas, to make him stand out and identify him as a king. [43] The trailers have been credited with igniting interest in the film and contributing to its box-office success. 300: Rise of An Empire: Ein neuer Held taucht auf. On the second day, Xerxes sends in new waves of armies from Asia and other Persian subject states, including war elephants, to crush the Spartans, but to no avail. [88] Other Greek poleis joined the 300 Spartan men, totaling somewhere between 5,000 and 6,000 total Greek troops. [8] In 2006, his book was adapted into a successful film of the same name directed by Zack Snyder. Doch die Spartaner sind die zähesten und härtesten Kämpfer überhaupt. [86] In 2009, National Review magazine ranked 300 number 5 on its 25 "Best Conservative Movies of the Last 25 Years" list. 300 (2006). [82] In December 2007, 300 won IGN's Movie of the Year 2007,[83] along with Best Comic Book Adaptation[84] and King Leonidas as Favorite Character. Second, Iranians tend to view the era depicted in the film as "a particularly noble page in their history". [114][115][116] Sources say that the network paid between $17 million[55] and just under $20 million[54] for the broadcasting rights. [132] The film was banned within Iran as "hurtful American propaganda". On the third day, the Persians, led by Ephialtes, traverse the secret path, encircling the Spartans. "[69] As of October 2020, on Metacritic, the film had an weighted average score of 52 out of 100, based on 42 critics, indicating "mixed or average reviews". The sequel, 300: Rise of an Empire, was released on March 7, 2014. Directed by Rudolph Maté. This page was last edited on 19 December 2020, at 04:23. nach Griechenland gebracht, um die Griechen zu unterwerfen und seinen Machtanspruch festzulegen. With Richard Egan, Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker, Barry Coe. Stelios, an elite Spartan soldier, orders an enraged Persian emissary to return to his lines and warn Xerxes, after cutting off his whipping arm. Like during the Battle of Marathon 10 years before in 490, the time of Xerxes's invasion of Greece coincided with a Spartan religious festival, the Carneia, in which the Spartans were not permitted to make war. [146][147] Nate Ebner, a football player with the New England Patriots in the National Football League and formerly with the Ohio State Buckeyes, was nicknamed "Leonidas," after the Greek warrior-king hero of Sparta acted by Gerard Butler in the movie 300, because of his intense workout regimen, and his beard. The Greek Defense Ministry agreed to make available to the producers up to 5,000 members of the Hellenic Army for a pre-negotiated fee. [90] This can be seen in the blade work and the signature use of the off hand by Arnis/Kali/Eskrima in the offensive use of the shields. 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Dilios, now back in Sparta, concludes his tale before the Council. Moreover, it is absolutely impossible that Persians used African rhinoceros like that shown in the film, also given the impossibility of training them for any purpose, as borne out by animal behavior's scientists. Directed by Zack Snyder. - "Eine Ehre an deiner Seite gelebt zu haben!" This new Blu-ray Disc is encased in a 40-page Digibook and includes all the extras from the original release as well as some new ones. "Remember Us," from 300, is identical in parts to the "Finale" from Titus, and "Returns a King" is similar to the cue "Victorius Titus". 300 won both the Best Dramatic Film and Best Action Film honors in the 2006–2007 Golden Icon Awards presented by Travolta Family Entertainment. Es blieben am Pass 300 Spartaner, 700 Thespier und ein Kontigent Boötier. When it was released in 1962, critics saw the movie as a commentary on the Cold War,[3] referring to the independent Greek states as "the only stronghold of freedom remaining in the then known world", holding out against the Persian "slave empire". Xerxes' general again demands their surrender. [70] Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "A–" on an A+ to F scale. Der historische Film von 300 Spartanern, Schauspielern und Rollen, die in diesem Artikel präsentiert werden, auf Bildschirmen, die 2007 verlassen wurden. [104], Outside the current political parallels, some critics have raised more general questions about the film's ideological orientation. The working title was Lion of Sparta. Meanwhile, an embittered Ephialtes defects to Xerxes to whom he reveals the secret path in exchange for wealth, luxury, women, and a Persian uniform. They're these almost superhuman characters with a tremendous warrior ethic, who were unquestionably the best fighters in Greece. Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000. Xerxes, however, receives word from the treacherous and avaricious Ephialtes of a secret old goat-track through the mountains that will enable his forces to attack the Greeks from the rear. The story is framed by a voice-over narrative by the Spartan soldier Dilios (David Wenham). "[93], Victor Davis Hanson, National Review columnist and former professor of Classical history at California State University, Fresno, who wrote the foreword to a 2007 re-issue of the graphic novel, said the film demonstrates a specific affinity with the original material of Herodotus in that it captures the martial ethos of ancient Sparta and represents Thermopylae as a "clash of civilizations". Handlung und Hintergrund zu 300. [21] Headey said of her experience with the bluescreens, "It's very odd, and emotionally, there's nothing to connect to apart from another actor. Frank Miller griff 1999 den erbitterten Kampf der Spartaner in einer preisgekrönten Comicreihe namens "300" auf und Zack Snyder setzt das Ganze nun auf höchstem Niveau ins Filmische um. "[74] Some critics employed at Greek newspapers have been particularly critical, such as film critic Robby Eksiel, who said that moviegoers would be dazzled by the "digital action" but irritated by the "pompous interpretations and one-dimensional characters". One of the final images of the film is the stone memorial bearing the epigram of Simonides of Ceos, which the narrator recites in honour of the slain 300 Spartan men's bravery : "Oh stranger, tell the Spartans that we lie here obedient to their word. The New York Post's Kyle Smith wrote that the film would have pleased "Adolf's boys,"[105] and Slate's Dana Stevens compares the film to The Eternal Jew, "as a textbook example of how race-baiting fantasy and nationalist myth can serve as an incitement to total war. Kurz vor der Umzingelung schickten die Spartaner einen Großteil der 4000 weg. [13] Snyder photocopied panels from the comic book, from which he planned the preceding and succeeding shots. Media speculation about a possible parallel between the Greco-Persian conflict and current events began in an interview with Snyder that was conducted before the Berlin Film Festival. I wanted these guys to move and I wanted 'em to look good. Am Pass standen etwa 4000 Hopliten, darunter 300 Spartaner. The closest comparison you can draw in terms of our own military today is to think of the red-caped Spartans as being like our special-ops forces. [126][127] The Iranian mission to the U.N. protested the film in a press release,[128] and Iranian embassies protested its screening in France,[129] Thailand,[130] Turkey,[131] and Uzbekistan. King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. Wir schreiben das Jahr 480 vor Christus. Using the Hot Gates to their advantage, as well as their superior fighting skills, the Spartans repel wave after wave of the advancing Persian army. Paul Cartledge, Professor of Greek History at Cambridge University, advised the filmmakers on the pronunciation of Greek names, and said they "made good use" of his published work on Sparta. 300 (Snyder, 2006) stars Gerard Butler, Lena Heady, and Rodrigo Santoro in a retelling of the classic Frank Miller story.Originally published through Dark Horse Comics in 1998, 300 chronicles fictional events from the Battle of Thermopylae. After one final speech commemorating the 300, Dilios, now head of the Spartan Army, leads them to battle against the Persians across the fields of Plataea. [58][59] 300's opening weekend gross is the 24th-highest in box office history, coming slightly below The Lost World: Jurassic Park but higher than Transformers. Putting aside the myths and legends, this documentary takes a detailed look at the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC Greece leading to the last stand of the 300 Spartans and Spartan King Leonidas. By using Dilios' gift of storytelling, he was able to introduce fantasy elements into the film, explaining that "Dilios is a guy who knows how not to wreck a good story with truth. The site's critical consensus read, "A simple-minded but visually exciting experience, full of blood, violence, and ready-made movie quotes. King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. [92], Ephraim Lytle, assistant professor of Hellenistic History at the University of Toronto, said 300 selectively idealizes Spartan society in a "problematic and disturbing" fashion, as well as portraying the "hundred nations of the Persians" as monsters and non-Spartan Greeks as weak. "[22] Only one scene, in which horses travel across the countryside, was shot outdoors. De odödliga 300 – en bakgrundsteckning 21 [39] Warner Bros. released the official trailer for 300 on October 4, 2006,[40] and later on it made its debut on Apple.com where it received considerable exposure. With Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham, Dominic West. "[15] Snyder also added the subplot in which Queen Gorgo attempts to rally support for her husband. After this, Leonidas learns of the Persian advance and travels to Sparta to spread the news and rally the rest of the troops. Auf DVD und Blu-Ray At Thermopylae, they construct the wall, using slain Persian scouts as mortar. Azadeh Moaveni of Time reported, "All of Tehran was outraged. King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. ", The battle scenes were shot near the village of Perachora, on the mainland side of the Corinth Canal, as it was impossible to shoot at the actual location in Thermopylae, where 2,500 years of silt had shrunk the Malian Gulf drastically since the battle in 480 BCE, turning the strait where the battle was fought into a broad coastal plain. ; ) Der Film ist eine Comicverfilmung nicht mehr und nicht weniger. König Leonidas marschiert mit einer kleinen Armee von loyalen Spartanern auf Thermopylen zu. Snyder used this narrative technique to show the audience that the surreal "Frank Miller world" of 300 was told from a subjective perspective. Der Regisseur des Films ist Zack Snyder. For the 2014 sequel, see, into a narrow pass between the rocks and the sea, National Entertainment Collectibles Association, one of the world's oldest monotheistic religions, List of historical drama films and series set in Near Eastern and Western civilization, List of book-based war films (wars before 1775), "Exclusive interview: Producer Gianni Nunnari's epic struggle for, "Jordu Schell: Avatar Lead Characters Designer", "Exclusive Interview with Tyler Bates, Score Composer for, "Frank Miller: Graphic Novelist & Filmmaker", "Quint's BNAT wrap-up, part 1! [72] Kenneth Turan writes in the Los Angeles Times that "unless you love violence as much as a Spartan, Quentin Tarantino or a video-game-playing teenage boy, you will not be endlessly fascinated". Ein "Timepass"-Film und kein Monumentalfilm, wie es auf einigen Websites beschrieben wird. [94] He also said the film portrays the battle in a "surreal" manner, and that the intent was to "entertain and shock first, and instruct second".[95]. Es ist das letzte Aufgebot: 300 loyale Elite-Kämpfer stehen König Leonidas (Gerard Butler) von Sparta bei, als er 480 vor Christus in den Krieg zieht. The film was co-written and directed by Zack Snyder, while Miller served as executive producer and consultant. Die Dreharbeiten mit einem Budget von etwa 65 Millionen US-Dollar, umgerechnet rund 44 Millionen Euro, begannen am 17. [52] An Ultra HD Blu-ray edition of the film was released on October 6, 2020. The largest establishing scenes, of the Persian Army entering Greece, utilized many of these soldiers, together with a combined total of several hundred civilian extras, horses, cattle, ox carts, and chariots. "[99], Dr. Kaveh Farrokh, in a paper entitled "The 300 Movie: Separating Fact from Fiction",[100] notes that the film falsely portrays "the Greco-Persian Wars in binary terms: the democratic, good, rational 'Us' versus the tyrannical, evil and irrational, 'other' of the ever-nebulous (if not exotic) 'Persia'". Es blieben am Pass 300 Spartaner, 700 Thespier und ein Kontigent Boötier. They are subsequently reinforced by about 700 volunteer Thespians led by Demophilus and few other Greek allies. He suggests that the film's moral universe would have seemed "as bizarre to ancient Greeks as it does to modern historians". The 300 Spartans was the last film of Richard Egan's seven-year contract with 20th Century Fox. One year later, the Persians face an army of 30,000 free Greeks led by a vanguard of 10,000 Spartans. [1] Serien är en fiktiv återberättelse av det historiska slaget vid Thermopyle.Filmen är regisserad av Zack Snyder med Frank Miller som producent och konsult. [24], Post-production was handled by Montreal's Meteor Studios and Hybride Technologies filled in the bluescreen footage with more than 1,500 visual effects shots. Directed by Zack Snyder. 300 - der Film - Inhalt, Bilder, Kritik, Trailer, Kinostart-Termine und Bewertung | cinema.de Film 300 Schwert der Spartaner Schwert Eine Massive sehr schöne robuste b.z.w. [148], In June 2008, producers Mark Canton, Gianni Nunnari and Bernie Goldmann revealed that work had begun on a sequel to 300, 300: Rise of an Empire. Made with the cooperation of the Greek government, it was shot in the village of Perachora in the Peloponnese. Quelle: Warner. I couldn't show them being quite as cruel as they were. Leonidas receives word sent by his wife that, by decision of the Ephors, the remainder of the Spartan army, rather than joining him as he had expected, will only fortify the isthmus in the Peloponnese and will advance no further. In Corinth, Themistocles of Athens wins the support of the Greek allies and convinces both the delegates and the Spartan representative, warrior king Leonidas I, to grant Sparta leadership of their forces. 2. It was filmed mostly with a superimposition chroma key technique, to help replicate the imagery of the original comic book. Critics praised its visuals and style but criticised its depiction of the Persians, which some characterized as bigoted or Iranophobic. [47], Warner Bros. promoted 300 by sponsoring the Ultimate Fighting Championship's light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell, who made personal appearances and participated in other promotional activities. Der Film 300 geht sehr frei mit den historischen Geschehnissen, die seiner Handlung zugrunde liegen, um. [68], As of October 2020, on Rotten Tomatoes the film had an approval rating of 61% based on 235 reviews, with an average rating of 6.13/10. Producer Gianni Nunnari was not the only person planning a film about the Battle of Thermopylae; director Michael Mann already planned a film of the battle based on the book Gates of Fire. [66] Producer Mark Canton said, "MySpace had an enormous impact but it has transcended the limitations of the Internet or the graphic novel. 300 is a 2007 American period action film based on the 1998 comic series of the same name by Frank Miller and Lynn Varley. ", Then ends with : "...But it was more than a victory for Greece, it was a stirring example to free people throughout the world of what a few brave men can accomplish once they refuse to submit to tyranny! Das Heer König Xerxes I. muss Ehrfurcht erweckend gewesen sein. [26] The post-production lasted for a year and was handled by a total of ten special effects companies. Everywhere I went yesterday, the talk vibrated with indignation over the film". [9], This article is about the 1962 film. 300 ein Film von Zack Snyder mit Gerard Butler, Lena Headey. The film was directed by Zack Snyder, while Miller served as executive producer and consultant. Bereitet euer Frühstück und esst kräftig, denn heute Nacht speisen wir in der Hölle." Ghislain St-Pierre, who led the team of artists, described the effect: "Everything looks realistic, but it has a kind of a gritty illustrative feel. They are joined along the way by a few thousand Arcadians. Chr., statt. Leonidas throws his spear at Xerxes, barely missing him; the spear cuts across and wounds his face, proving the God-King's mortality. [4], Frank Miller's 1998 graphic novel 300 depicts the same Battle of Thermopylae. Snyder relates that there was "a huge sensitivity about East versus West with the studio". Classical sources are certainly used, but exactly in all the wrong places, or quite naively. In 479 B.C., one year after the Battle of Thermopylae, Dilios, a hoplite in the Spartan army, begins his story by depicting the life of Leonidas I from childhood to kingship via Spartan doctrine.