Initial release: March 5, 2014 (Belgium),
Grand release March 7, 2014,(international)
Cast: Eva Green, Sullivan Stapleton, Rodrigo Santoro, Lena Headey, Hans Matheson
Direction: Noam Murro
Original director Zack Snyder,UN agency moved on to the Superman franchise at Warner Bros,turned the directional work over to Israeli commercials ace Noam Murro, whose previous project was the 2008 freelance good folks. However, Snyder stand around to co-produce and adopt Frank Miller’s graphic novel Xerxes at the side of returning co-scripter Kurt Johnstad. .The film itself look appearance fantastic, though you may have seen several action films set throughout some extent of your time in history.
Based on Frank Miller’s latest graphic novel Xerxes, this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield-on the sea-as Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. “This film pits Themistocles against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemesia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.
Persian navy attacks on Greek galleys, until they come up against Themistocles.Themistocles and Artemisia eventually go head to head and that, once you cut away all the intros and flashes to the other film this conflict is the heart of the movie. It’s a series of naval battles, some better shot than others, with a crazy-ass scene of hate sex right in the middle. What’s exciting is that Green’s Artemisia is very much in charge of this parley with Themistocles. She has, as they say, agency, and some of that agency is demanding to be serviced in a physical way.