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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-20-07 12:49 PM
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9. Not to inject gayness in
but you realize that the greeks had no problem with it

And after all... some greek troops fought au naturale.
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  -re: 300 - wanna know who's seeing this movie? Exactly who they thought would see it....over and over ourbluenation  Mar-20-07 12:29 PM   #0 
  - remember: It was based (really closely) on a graphic novel written nearly 10 years ago  YOY   Mar-20-07 12:35 PM   #1 
  - almost frame for frame in fact. eom  HRC_in_08   Mar-20-07 01:41 PM   #35 
  - In 300, the king leads the battle himself.  Deep13   Mar-20-07 12:37 PM   #2 
  - Are you implying that this doesn't count?  Hippo_Tron   Mar-20-07 10:52 PM   #43 
  - I saw it last night and thought it was crap  wuushew   Mar-20-07 12:38 PM   #3 
  - Okay, thanks for that detailed review.  Deep13   Mar-20-07 12:55 PM   #12 
     - Too much movie made out of too little material  wuushew   Mar-20-07 01:04 PM   #20 
     - The plot was pretty 2-dimensional.  Deep13   Mar-20-07 01:14 PM   #26 
     - If you want a detailed review, go here...  JackRiddler   Mar-20-07 11:56 PM   #44 
  - forget the politics..anyone else disturbed by the fact that  pepperbear   Mar-20-07 12:42 PM   #4 
  - Nope. Some films have been all CGI.  Deep13   Mar-20-07 12:53 PM   #11 
  - Nope, what about the final 3 Star Wars episodes?  DainBramaged   Mar-20-07 12:57 PM   #14 
  - its a graphic novel made into a film, it could not be done any other way.  Solo_in_MD   Mar-20-07 01:00 PM   # 
  - Double Post - Deleted  Solo_in_MD   Mar-20-07 01:00 PM   #16 
  - Settings and backgrounds, and some of the critters --  NCevilDUer   Mar-20-07 01:08 PM   #22 
  - Won't "300" eventually rank up there with "Triumph of the Will"  whistle   Mar-20-07 12:44 PM   #5 
  - It's not a propaganda film. It has nothing to do with Triumph of the Will  YOY   Mar-20-07 12:48 PM   #6 
  - No it wont  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-20-07 12:48 PM   #8 
  - What a load of crap!  Deep13   Mar-20-07 12:56 PM   #13 
  - To even compare the two shows a complete lack of knowledge of either  rinsd   Mar-20-07 01:01 PM   #18 
  - Let me get this straight...if I loved 300, I kill cats for fun???  Der Blaue Engel   Mar-21-07 12:28 AM   #45 
  - That's a surprise  Alcibiades   Mar-20-07 12:48 PM   #7 
  - Not to inject gayness in  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-20-07 12:49 PM   #9 
  - "the greeks had no problem with it"  Deep13   Mar-20-07 12:59 PM   #15 
  - Ok lets put it this way  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-20-07 01:05 PM   #21 
  - Anal sex was a no-no!  Alcibiades   Mar-20-07 01:09 PM   #23 
     - It may have been regarded as sissy, but it still happened...  Phredicles   Mar-20-07 01:39 PM   #34 
        - It slipped  Alcibiades   Mar-21-07 02:45 PM   #54 
  - Not the Spartans, though.  NCevilDUer   Mar-20-07 01:18 PM   #28 
  - I told that to my son...he said "so what? I'm straight..." It's all about the battle scenes for him.  ourbluenation   Mar-20-07 01:00 PM   #17 
  - As a woman, I see no problem with male cheesecake.  RebelOne   Mar-20-07 01:21 PM   #29 
  - Technology  Rydz777   Mar-20-07 12:51 PM   #10 
  - Looks like a good movie to see for the action action action  underpants   Mar-20-07 01:03 PM   #19 
  - Spartan males were bred for war, nothing else.  rasputin1952   Mar-20-07 01:13 PM   #24 
  - My problem isn't the politics--but the human issue--it glorifies violence  Malikshah   Mar-20-07 01:13 PM   #25 
  - Um, have you SEEN the movie your avatar is taken from?  mondo joe   Mar-20-07 01:15 PM   #27 
  - LOL!  NCevilDUer   Mar-20-07 01:24 PM   #30 
  - Yup-- and it is clear that folks who continue to use this are clueless as to the point I am making  Malikshah   Mar-20-07 01:36 PM   #32 
     - You complain about the glorification of violence  rinsd   Mar-20-07 01:44 PM   #37 
     - Hmmm. A movie that focuses on new artistic ways to show warfare and bloodletting  Malikshah   Mar-20-07 10:17 PM   #41 
        - LOL. You seem unfamiliar with the concept of strawman  rinsd   Mar-21-07 11:26 AM   #47 
           - Indeed google is a friend.  Malikshah   Mar-21-07 11:51 AM   #49 
     - So you're okay with desensitizing to violence if it serves you philisophically?  mondo joe   Mar-20-07 04:40 PM   #38 
        - Wow-- How can I respond to such a rejoinder???  Malikshah   Mar-20-07 10:14 PM   #40 
  - You haven't seen it, have you  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-20-07 01:27 PM   #31 
     - Uh-- the images are there. I'm not talking about attempts at dialogue in the film  Malikshah   Mar-20-07 01:37 PM   #33 
        - Yuo might not want to  nadinbrzezinski   Mar-20-07 01:43 PM   #36 
        - It actually seems rather apt.  NCevilDUer   Mar-20-07 07:21 PM   #39 
  - Interestingly the theaters showing it have undergone more damage from this film than any other film  AZBlue   Mar-20-07 10:22 PM   #42 
  - 300 The Movie from a Persian historian's point of view...  whistle   Mar-21-07 02:27 AM   #46 
  - What a review! From someone who didn't even see the movie!  rinsd   Mar-21-07 11:38 AM   #48 
  - Are you suggesting that ancient Greeks did not have anal sex ...  whistle   Mar-21-07 12:26 PM   #50 
     - Sigh.  rinsd   Mar-21-07 01:41 PM   #51 
  - "This movie seems cartoonish..."  Lurking Dem   Mar-21-07 02:09 PM   #52 
  - I saw it this past weekend  MessiahRp   Mar-21-07 02:25 PM   #53 
 

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