Hello, guys welcome back to hollywood lovers’ countdown. Here through this article, I’m going to count down the top 5 best greek mythology movies of all time. Movies that are based on greek mythology show gods, humans, and magical creatures, and these movies are full of action adventures and fantasy, with the help of great CGI and VFX these movies become masterpieces.
Hercules is a 2014 American action-adventure fantasy film. It is based on Steve Moore’s graphic novel Hercules, specifically The Thracian Wars limited series. In this film, Hollywood actor Dwayne Johnson played the role of the son of Zeus Hercules along with him Irina Shayk as Megara, Rebecca Ferguson as Eugenia are the past of its cast. This film was released on July 25, 2014, and became a box office success, earning $244 million on a $100 million budget. On IMDB this film got 6 out of 10 and now you can stream it on Apple Tv Plus.
Immortals is a 2011 American fantasy action film directed by Tarsem Singh and It uses motifs of the Greek myths of Theseus, the return of the Heraclids. This film stars Henry Cavill as Theseus, a mortal chosen by Zeus to fight evil, Stephen Dorff as Stavros, and Luke Evans as Zeus, the God of the Sky and King of the Gods.
3. 300: Rise of An Empire
It is a 2014 American epic action film directed by Noam Murro from a screenplay by Zack Snyder and the story of the film is based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel, Xerxes. It is a sequel to the 2007 film 300 & it was released in 3D and IMAX 3D on March 7, 2014. Sullivan Stapleton as Themistocles, Hans Matheson as Aeschylus, and Hans Matheson as Aeschylus are the major stars cast in the film.
Troy is a 2004 amazing historical war film directed by Wolfgang Petersen and it is loosely based on Homer’s Iliad. It is the blockbuster hit of its time and made over $497 million worldwide. In this film, Brad Pitt played Achilles Greece’s greatest warrior and leader of the Myrmidons along with him Brendan Gleeson as Menelaus, Nigel Terry as Archeptolemus, and Eric Bana as Hector also part of the film. It was released on May 14, 2004, and it got 7.3/10 IMDB ratings you can watch it on Amazon Prime Videos now.
It is also a historical drama film that was released on March 7, 2014, and the film was co-written and directed by Zack Snyder. The plot revolves around King Leonidas (Gerard Butler), who leads 300 Spartans into battle against the Persian “God-King” Xerxes. Its major star casts are Gerard Butler as Leonidas, King of Sparta, Vincent Regan as Captain Artemis, and Stephen McHattie as the Loyalist. This film got 7.6/10 IMDB ratings and that’s our list of top 5 greek mythology films.