“At a time when computers and their potential for animation were but a dream, movies relied on actors who performed rather than relied on Special Effects. Thus the e battle scenes are very well done, with a good deal of well paced spectacular stunts. If your movie watching goes back away you will recognize quite a few actors from the 50’s & 60’s.
The 300 Spartans gives the opportunity to admire the tactics and fight scenes of the Spartans which is illustrated with panache for the early 60’s genre of movie making and the frustrations of the Persians in dealing with the Greeks is felt keenly as the movie moves towards the climax”…. <More>.
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