Troy is a 2004 American epic adventure war film written by David Benioff and
directed by ... The end of the film (the sacking of Troy) is not taken from the Iliad,
but rather from ... Thetis, tells ...
Aug 28, 2008 ... Alex von Tunzelmann wonders why the makers of Troy bothered tackling ... A
simplification of the story, but not too far wrong yet. ... Did no one check Wikipedia
? ... In classical history, Achilles was disguised as a girl to avoid going to war. ...
The real (or real-ish) Menelaus survived the Trojan War, and was .....
May 14, 2004 ... Did the city of Troy really exist? Is the Trojan War myth or military reality? And
what about that giant horse? As the blockbuster Brad Pitt film Troy ...
A brief synopsis and the ending will be revealed for the movie - TROY. ... History
Channel ... The Thessalian king then offers his scepter to Achilles, who does not
take it ... Paris offers to return with her, and probably die with her. ... Hector tells
him that Paris has finally found his true love, and sending Helen back is useless.
Not only did they define honor and moral conduct for the Greeks, they were the ...
Troy literature; The War That Killed Achilles: The True Story of Homer's Iliad and
..... The Troy in the film has no basis in history (the real Troy was not considered ...
Nov 13, 2013 ... The two power houses of Greece and Troy were Achilles and Hector. ... When
Hector did not honor his part of the deal, Ajax killed Hector.
Jul 16, 2013 ... Troy also refers to a real-life ancient city located on the northwest ... (or Achilles)
and a great Trojan warrior named Hektor (or Hector). ... the gods force him to face
the Greek warrior and he is in turn killed. ... to popular belief, the "Iliad" does not
end with the destruction of Troy but .... History o...
Men rise and fall like the winter wheat, but these names will never die. Let them
say I ... Odysseus: [to Achilles] War is young men dying and old men talking. ...
Messenger Boy: Are the stories true? .... Andromache: 50,000 Greeks did not
cross the sea to watch your brother fight. .... Agamemnon: History remembers
kings! Not ...
Brad Pitt and Eric Bana did not use stunt doubles for their epic duel. ...
Coincidentally Brad Pitt tore his left Achilles tendon during production. ... proof is
hard to find, largely due to the historical practice of building one city on the ruins
of another. ... and suggested the film be shot in Canakkale, Turkey, site of the real
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FAQ ... If he goes to Troy, he will find his eternal glory and history will remember
his .... He tells Achilles that, while Hector killed his cousin, he did not know who it