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300: Rise Of An Empire - The Art Of The Film


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An avalanche of abs, pecs and green screen, this detail-light tome reminds you just how much of the 300 follow-up was grown in a CGI lab. Props to the props department, which mongers
some good iron, but there’s something heartbreaking about a semi-naked man riding a green, mechanical bull when it’s meant to be a horse.


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This film has received some terrible reviews, but I loved it! I am a fan of 300 and I loved how this film runs parallel to the first film, even mixing a few scenes into this one. The action was great, the visuals were exciting, the 3d amazing and I loved how the film was pretty much set on the boats. It is what it is! ... More

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