Troy

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Homer's sprawling tale of love and war in ancient Greece comes to the screen in all its grandeur in this epic-scale adventure. In 1193 B.C., Paris, Prince of Troy (Orlando Bloom), has fallen in love; however, the beautiful woman who has beguiled him is Helen, Queen of Sparta (Diane Kruger), who is wed to King Menelaus (Brendan Gleeson). While Helen is hardly immune to Paris' charms, this doesn't blunt Menelaus' fury when Paris steals her away from him. Menelaus' brother Agamemnon (Brian Cox), the power-hungry king of the Mycenaeans, is eager to expand his empire through Troy to the lands of the Aegean Sea, and he uses Paris' romantic slight against Menelaus as an excuse to wage an all-out war against the great walled city. Priam, King of Troy (Peter O'Toole), summons his armies, led by Prince Hector (Eric Bana), to meet the onslaught of Agamemnon's forces, but while the great city has yet to yield in a battle, Agamemnon has a formidable ally -- Achilles (Brad Pitt), a mighty and seemingly unstoppable warrior whose presence could tip the scales in Agamemnon's favor. Sean Bean, Julie Christie, Saffron Burrows, and Rose Byrne highlight the film's supporting cast. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
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auth_author2Bana, Eric.
Bana, Eric.,
Bean, Sean.
Bean, Sean.,
Benioff, David.
Benioff, David.,
Bloom, Orlando, 1977-
Burrows, Saffron.
Christie, Julie, 1941-
Cox, Brian, 1946-
Davis, Nick.
Gleeson, Brendan.
Gleeson, Brendan.,
Homer.
Honess, Peter.
Horner, James.
Horner, James.,
Kruger, Diane, 1976-
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-2013,
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-2013.
Petersen, Wolfgang.
Petersen, Wolfgang.,
Pitt, Brad, 1963-
Pratt, Roger.
Rathbun, Diana.
Rathbun, Diana.,
Ringwood, Bob.
Williams, Joss.
Wilson, Colin, 1956-
Wilson, Colin.
author2-roleBana, Eric.
Bana, Eric.,actor.
Bean, Sean.
Bean, Sean.,actor.
Benioff, David.
Benioff, David.,screenwriter.
Bloom, Orlando,1977-
Bloom, Orlando,1977-actor.
Burrows, Saffron.
Christie, Julie,1941-
Cox, Brian,1946-
Cox, Brian,1946-actor.
Davis, Nick.
Gleeson, Brendan.
Gleeson, Brendan.,actor.
Homer.Iliad.
Honess, Peter.
Horner, James.
Horner, James.,composer (expression)
Kruger, Diane,1976-
Kruger, Diane,1976-actor.
O'Toole, Peter,1932-
O'Toole, Peter,1932-2013,actor.
O'Toole, Peter,1932-2013.
Petersen, Wolfgang.
Petersen, Wolfgang.,film producer,film director.
Pitt, Brad,1963-
Pitt, Brad,1963-actor.
Plan B (Firm)
Plan B (Firm),production company.
Pratt, Roger.
Radiant Productions (Firm),production company.
Radiant Productions.
Rathbun, Diana.
Rathbun, Diana.,film producer.
Ringwood, Bob.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ),production company.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm),publisher.
Williams, Joss.
Wilson, Colin,1956-film producer.
Wilson, Colin.
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subject_facetAchilles (Greek mythology) -- Drama
Achilles -- (Mythological character)
Achilles -- (Mythological character) -- Drama
Action and adventure films
Adventure -- Feature
Adventure films
DVD-Video discs
DVDs
Drama
Epic films
Feature films
Feature films -- Great Britain
Feature films -- Malta
Feature films -- United States
Feature films -- Video recordings for French speakers
Film adaptations
Films for the hearing impaired
Helen of Troy (Greek mythology) -- Drama
Helen of Troy (Mitología griega) -- Teatro
Helen, -- of Troy, Queen of Sparta
Helen, -- of Troy, Queen of Sparta -- Drama
Historical films
Homer
Homer -- Film adaptations
Paris (Legendary character)
Paris (Legendary character) -- Drama
París (Personaje legendario) -- Teatro
Trojan War
Trojan War -- Drama
Troy (Extinct city) -- Drama
Troy (Extinct city) -- History -- Drama
Turkey -- Troy (Extinct city)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
title_displayTroy
title_fullTroy / Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Radiant production in association with Plan B ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
Troy / Warner Bros. presents a Radiant production in association with Plan B ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen ; screenplay by David Benioff ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson
Troy [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Radiant production in association with Plan B ; produced by Wolfgang Petersen, Diana Rathbun, Colin Wilson ; screenplay, David Benioff ; directed by Wolfgang Petersen
title_shortTroy
topic_facetAchilles
Achilles (Greek mythology)
DVDs
Helen
Helen of Troy (Greek mythology)
Helen of Troy (Mitología griega)
History
Homer
Paris (Legendary character)
París (Personaje legendario)
Trojan War
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