New 300,Rise Of An Empire movie delivered great action,drama,gore & more. Paramount Pictures released their new action/drama flick, “300: Rise Of An Empire” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out, and thought it was pretty entertaining, mostly because of the hardcore,highly graphic violence and action that it served up. However, the dialogue and overall plotline was just ok for me. It stars: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Emma Watson, Anthony Hopkins, Logan Lerman, and Nick Note.
In the new flick, Darius’ son, Xerxes (Rodrigo Santoro), witnesses his father’s death, and is advised, not to continue the war, since “only the gods could defeat the Greeks. Darius’ naval commander, Artemisia (Eva Green), claims that Darius’ last words where in fact a challenge and sends Xerxes on a journey through the desert. Eventually, Xerxes reaches a cave and bathes in an otherworldly liquid, emerging as the “God-King,” and returns to Persia to declare war on Greece. Read more »