Based on Frank Miller's graphic novel, "300" is very loosely based the 480 B.C. Battle of Thermopylae, where the King of Sparta led his army against the advancing Persians; the battle is said to have inspired all of Greece to band together against the Persians, and helped usher in the world's first democracy.
|Release Date||December 9th, 2006|
|Genres||Action, Adventure, War|
|Writers||Frank Miller, Zack Snyder, Kurt Johnstad, Michael B. Gordon, Lynn Varley|
|Production Companies||Cruel and Unusual Films, Virtual Studios, Legendary Pictures, Hollywood Gang Productions, Atmosphere Entertainment MM, Warner Bros., Nimar Studios|
|Production Country||United States of America|
|Plot Keywords||evisceration, javelin, shield, army, fall from height, ancient world, s.a.t., minions, warrior|