It is loosely based on Homer's Iliad, though the film narrates the entire story of the
... The end of the film (the sacking of Troy) is not taken from the Iliad, but rather ...
Achilles claims B...
Brad Pitt and Eric Bana did not use stunt doubles for their epic duel. ... 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. ... the
producers and suggested the film be shot in Canakkale, Turkey, site of the real
A brief synopsis and the ending will be revealed for the movie - TROY. ... The
Thessalian king then offers his scepter to Achilles, who does not take it ... Hector
tells him that Paris has finally found his true love, and sending Helen back is
useless. ... soldiers were not for Briseis saying that she would not let anyone die
Achilles was dead by the time the Horse was built and deployed ... Aias (Ajax)
was not killed by Hektor; he committed suicide when not given the armor of
Achilles after Achilles' ... Both population and physical size of Troy are off by a
factor of ten in the film ... Achilles' Myrmidons did not leave early ... Real and
Troy is a 2004 epic film about the the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces
... You say you want to die for love, but you know nothing about dying and you
know ... [Achilles does not appear]: Triopas: Boagrius has this effect on many
heroes. ... Agamemnon: History remembers kings, not soldiers! ... What you say is
While it doesn't try to claim it is "The True Story" of The Trojan War, it is portrayed
in a ... If Achilles did not go on the mission to save Briseis, someone whom
Achilles loved, while ..... One could say that Apollo had killed Achilles through
Nov 13, 2013 ... The two power houses of Greece and Troy were Achilles and Hector. They are ...
When Hector did not honor his part of the deal, Ajax killed Hector. ... If you think
this story is one which should go in the Myths and Legends showcase, click "Yes"
... Obviously, the movie went with the most dramatic and widely ...
Jun 26, 2004 ... Briseis is revealed as Achilles' heel in Wolfgang Petersen's Troy, ... The
Calydonian boar hunt is an old story about anger retold within ... The question for
criticism of the movie, then, becomes not, “How badly does the film butcher the ....
is killed off by Hector so that Paris can get back to bedding his tru...
Review of the Troy movie starring Brad Pitt as the Greek hero Achilles. ... but he
does his duty to his country even when he knows he will be killed because ... The
fighting scenes used large numbers of real people, instead of relying only on ...
Paris is not an especially sympathetic character in the legend, and perhaps that ...
Jul 2, 2008 ... Achilles died infront of the walls of troy he never was in the city ... every expert
says that even though Troy was a real city, the story is a myth. ... That cunt
deserved to die. ... I also believe in the film it was stated he had no allegiance to
... quote me on that, though he did hate his King had no loyalty for ...