The 300 Spartans (1962)

Director
Rudolph Maté

Main cast
Richard Egan; Ralph Richardson; Diane Baker; Barry Coe; David Farrar

Genres
Drama, Action, History

Description
Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000.


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