300: Rise of an Empire
Starring: Rodrigo Santoro, Eva Green, Sullivan Stapleton, Hans Matheson, Lena Headey, Andrew Tiernan, Jack O'Connell, Yigal Naor, Ashraf Barhom, Callan Mulvey, Andrew Pleavin, Steven Cree
Directed by: Noam Murro
Rated:for strong sustained sequences of stylized bloody violence throughout, a sex scene, nudity and some language.
Synopsis: 300: Rise of an Empire pits Themistokles against the massive invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes, and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures present, a Cruel and Unusual Films/Mark Canton/Gianni Nunnari Production, 300: Rise of an Empire. The action adventure stars Sullivan Stapleton (Gangster Squad) as Themistokles and Eva Green (Dark Shadows, Casino Royale) as Artemisia. Lena Headey reprises her starring role from 300 as the Spartan Queen, Gorgo; Hans Matheson (Clash of the Titans) stars as Aeskylos; David Wenham returns as Dilios, and Rodrigo Santoro stars again as the Persian King, Xerxes. Based on Frank Miller's latest graphic novel "Xerxes", and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster 300, this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield--on the sea--as Greek general Themistokles attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war.