Movie overview movie synopsis movie review movie trailers movie photos comments troy - movie synopsis & plot as told by homer's the iliad, in 1193 bc prince paris of troy kidnapped helen. Since the brilliance of fight club, brad pitt can do no wrong in my eyes, and he kicks unholy amounts of ass in this film as the terrifying achilles you will be in. Directed by wolfgang peterson, the movie troy is based on an adaptation of homer's great epic the iliad this movie re-enacts the legend of the trojan war in 1193 bc paris (orlando bloom). I review the epic story of troy i freely admit that the film did pretty much ignore the entirety of greek culture of the era and leave out any of the. Troy was met with mixed reviews from critics on rotten tomatoes, the film holds a rating of 54%, based on 221 reviews, with an average rating of 6/10. Violent, watered-down version of the iliad read common sense media's troy review, age rating, and parents guide. Movie troy is situated on the northwest part of asia minor turkey the movie based on the ancient greek epic the iliad and depicts the trojan war as it was told by homer.
Why is troy rated r the r rating is for graphic violence and some sexuality/nuditylatest news about troy, starring diane kruger, brendan gleeson, orlando bloom and directed by. Troy is an excellent movie screenplay, direction and most of all bradd pitteric bana, brian cox and peter o'toole were completly on top of their performance even. A test on troy: what’s real vs what’s reel however, if the movie “troy” tickles your curiosity but you’re without the means to travel to troy. The movie troy (2004) was based on the stories told within the iliad written 3200 years ago the story is a tale of one mans greed versus the land loving, pride fighting troy army.
This is a review of the film troy, which was released in 2004 it is directed by wolfgang petterson and written by david benioff, and based on the iliad by homer. The love-struck prince paris of troy kidnaps beauty helen from her husband, setting the two nations on a collision course for war watch trailers & learn more. Troy blu-ray (director's cut) (2004): starring brad pitt, eric bana and orlando bloom the epic tale of the iliad charting the rise and fall of the ultimate greek hero, achilles, explodes.
Waging war on an epic scale, wolfgang petersen's troy is forgettable—save the performance of eric bana as hector, the movie's true hero based super-loosely on homer's the iliad, with. Troy yahoo costume group custom search you can also support the site by making your purchases on amazon using the search box all original work is protected by. Picture the scene you are in the offices of warner brothers in los angeles, pitching a movie about the siege of troy to various sharp-suited executives.
Read the empire review of troy find out everything you need to know about the film from the world's biggest movie destination. I reviewed the movie troy (theater version), directed and produced by wolfgang peterson from january 19-22, 2008 the film is about the trojan war, as described in homerð²ð‚™s iliad and.
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The iliad's helen of troy was the face that launched a thousand ships, but it's the chiseled visages and sculpted physiques of male matinee idols that matter in wolfgang peterson's homeric. It’s difficult to know what to say after what we saw saturday qt gave us the cold truth about as well as possible and i have few disagreements like he said, the issues are almost. Wolfgang petersen's monumental movie troy recalls the old-fashioned epics of the studio era. Troy, an enjoyable action adventure movie loosely based on the ancient greek epic the iliad, features great actors and actresses some in ill-suited roles. The tomatometer rating – based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and tv programming quality.