R | | Drama, History
An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.
The impending war in Iraq forced production to move from Morocco to Baja California Sur, Mexico, in February 2003.
Men are haunted by the vastness of eternity. And so we ask ourselves: will our actions echo across the centuries? Will strangers hear our names long after we are gone, and wonder who we were, how bravely we fought, how fiercely we loved?
When Hector removes his helmet right after Achilles does (during their fight scene), the nose bridge and flanks of his helmet move like rubber.
Director's Cut runs 198 minutes and features extended and deleted scenes, enhancing plot and character development, as well as featuring more sex and violence.
$46,865,412 16 May 2004
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