All these movies are having a unique structure and incorporation of dramatic elements. All these movies resonate with the movie Troy. The list contains movies like Pathfinder, Kingdom of Heaven, Gladiator, King Arthur, 300, Exodus, Master and Commander, The Last Samurai, Wrath of the Titans and Clash of the Titans.
Pathfinder is a 2007 epic action movie by Marcus Nispel. The writer of the film is Laeta Kalogridis.
A Viking Age expedition reach in America, intending to kill the native “Skraeling” population. The party itself wipes out by other native tribes. The only survivor is the leader’s son. The boy is a “Ghost” for his paleness.
Kingdom of Heaven
Kingdom of Heaven is a 2005 epic historical drama film by Ridley Scott. Its writer is William Monahan.
The plot shows the period of the Crusades of the 12th century. A French village blacksmith goes to the aid of the Kingdom of Jerusalem in its defense against the Ayyubid Muslim Sultan, Saladin, who is fighting to claim the city from the Christians; this leads to the Battle of Hattin. The screenplay is a work of fiction portrayal of the life of Balian of Ibelin (ca. 1143–93).
Gladiator is a 2000 British-American epic drama movie by Ridley Scott. Its writers are David Franzoni, John Logan, and William Nicholson.
Russell Crowe is the Roman general Maximus Decimus Meridius. He faces betrayal from Commodus, who is the aspiring son of Emperor Marcus Aurelius. Commodus murders his father and seizes the throne. Reduced to slavery, Maximus becomes a gladiator and rises through the ranks of the arena to avenge the murders of his empire and his emperor.
King Arthur is a work of Antoine Fuqua. The writer of the film is David Franzoni.
The producers of the film, try to market it as a more historically correct version of the Arthurian legends, supposedly inspired by new archaeological findings.
300 is a 2007 epic period action movie from the 1998 comic series of the same name by Frank Miller and Lynn Varley.
The plot revolves around King Leonidas, who guides 300 Spartans into battle against the Persian “God-King” Xerxes. As the battle rages, Queen Gorgo attempts to rally support in Sparta for her husband.
Exodus: Gods and Kings
Exodus: Gods and Kings is a 2014 epic biblical movie directed by Ridley Scott. The writers are Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, Jeffrey Caine, and Steven Zaillian. It is from the biblical episode of The Exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt led by Moses and have references from the Book of Exodus.
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World is a 2003 epic period war-drama movie directed by Peter Weir. Set in the Napoleonic Wars. The movie’s plot and characters are an adaptation from three novels in author Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey–Maturin series, which has 20 complete novels of Jack Aubrey’s naval career.
The Last Samurai
The Last Samurai is a 2003 action drama movie directed by Edward Zwick.
The movie’s storyline is from the 1877 Satsuma Rebellion led by Saigō Takamori. The westernization of Japan by foreign powers. A French army captain who attack alongside Enomoto Takeaki in the initial Boshin War. An American mercenary who enables Westernize the Chinese army by forming the Ever Victorious Army.
Wrath of the Titans
Wrath of the Titans is an action fantasy movie.
The film is set in a timeline of a decade after the events of the preceding movie as the gods lose control over the imprisonment of Titans.
Clash of the Titans
Clash of the Titans is an action fantasy movie. The plot is from the Greek myth of Perseus. Directed by Louis Leterrier. It is starring Sam Worthington, Gemma Arterton, Mads Mikkelsen, Alexa Davalos, Ralph Fiennes, and Liam Neeson.
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