In a word - everything. Its a damn fine film to take on Homers ancient poem but I just wish Petersen had used a cast that wasn't simply chosen for their big name status at the time. It even showed Achilles being pierced by three arrows in the chest. Reviews Find the good stuff, faster — from books to YouTube. Receive the latest information on new reviews We won't sell or share your email address with anyone. We will discuss how it compares with the Greek myths.
Goethe once said of theatre: There are discussions of conquering nations. Then she grabs her blouse. Receive the latest information on new reviews We won't sell or share your email address with anyone. Achilles is working out with his cousin Patroclus. Hector says only children and fools fought for honor, he fought for his country.
Additional shot of Achilles running up the mountain. Agamemnon answers there wasn't going to be a siege. Additional shot of the army. It was the time when people still fought with swords and there were world leaders always trying to conquer more land. Mel Gibson's Oscared, bloody Scottish spectacle. Teen, 16 years old Written by Tip yap July 17,
Earlier beginning of the scene when the Greeks are running up the stairs. Full of suspicion, they see the men cheering at Achilles. Different shot of the mother. Close-up of Helena, then Paris. While an achievement in visuals, Troy fails in every other aspect including its writing and storytelling.