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The 300 Spartans (1961)
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Call no.:
DVD 008 772
Title:
The 300 Spartans
Alternate titles:
Three hundred Spartans
Originally produced:
1961
Format:
DVD
Summary:
In the 5th-century B.C., King Leonidas of Sparta has only his 300 bodyguards to stand with him against an invasion by the 60,000 men of the Persian army. Their heroic stand against the invasion gives the other Greek city-states time to organize a large fighting force and ultimately defeat the Persians.
Credits:
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation ; written by George St. George ; produced by Rudolph Maté and George St. George ; directed by Rudolph Maté.
Edition:
Widescreen ed. ; anamorphic widescreen presentation.
Publication:
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., c2004.
Languages:
In English and Spanish with optional English and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 108 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Director(s):
Maté, Rudolph
Screenwriter(s):
St. George, George
Liberatori, Ugo
Producer(s):
Maté, Rudolph
St. George, George
Cast:
Richard Egan, Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker, Barry Coe, David Farrar, Donald Houston, Anna Synodinou, Kieron Moore, John Crawford, Robert Brown, Laurence Naismith, Anne Wakefield.
Production:
Director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, Jerome Webb ; music, Manos Hadjidakis.
Notes:
"Based on original story material of Ugo Liberatori ...[et al.]."--Credits.
Aspect ratio 1.35:1.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
Special features: Fox flix (film previews), TV advertisements (1960s), theatrical trailer, Spanish trailer.
Subjects:
Sparta (Extinct city) History Drama.
Greece History Persian Wars, 500-449 B.C. Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1960s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: 300 Spartans
Director: Maté, Rudolph
Actor: Baker, Diane
Actor: Egan, Richard
Actor: Richardson, Ralph
Musical score composer: Chatzidakēs, Manos
Production studio: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No