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Runtime: 117 min

Genres: Action | Fantasy | War

Languages: English

Countries: USA

In the midst of the Persian-Greco war, Spartan King Leonidas leads his army of 300 soldiers into battle against the invading Persian army during the Battle of Thermopylae. According to legend, their valor and sacrifice inspired all of Greece to unite against the Persian foe, leading to the origins of democracy.

Directors (1)

Writers (5)

Frank Miller (graphic novel) and
Kurt Johnstad (screenplay) and
Lynn Varley (graphic novel)
Michael Gordon (screenplay) (as Michael B. Gordon)
Zack Snyder (screenplay) &

Composers (1)

Editors (1)

Cinematographers (1)

Larry Fong (director of photography)

Actors (84)

Alex Ivanovici Ephor #2
Alexandra Beaton Burned Village Child
Amélie Sorel Slavegirl
Andreanne Ross Concubine #1
Andrew Pleavin Daxos
Andrew Shaver Free Greek-Potter
Andrew Tiernan Ephialtes
Ariadne Bourbonnière Kissing Concubine #1
Arthur Holden Partisan (uncredited)
Atif Y. Siddiqi Transsexual (Arabian) #3 (as Atif Siddiqi)
Bonnie Mak Slave Girl
Camille Rizkallah Giant with Arrow
Caroline Aspirot Slave Girl
Chanelle Lamothe Slave Girl
Charles Papasoff Blacksmith
Danielle Hubbard Dancer
Darren Shahlavi Persian (uncredited)
Dave Lapommeray Persian General Slaughtered
David Francis Ephor #4
David Schaap Potter
David Thibodeau Boy #1 at Market
David Wenham Dilios
Deke Richards Spartan Soldier (uncredited)
Dennis St John Spartan Baby Inspector
Dominic West Theron
Dylan Smith Sentry #1 (as Dylan Scott Smith)
Eli Snyder Leonidas at 7 / 8 yrs
Elisabeth Etienne Dancer
Frédéric Smith Statesman
Gary A. Hecker Ubermortal Vocals (voice)
Genevieve Guilbault Slave Girl
Gerard Butler King Leonidas
Gina Gagnon Slave Girl
Giovani Cimmino Pleistarchos (as Giovani Antonio Cimmino)
Greg Kramer Ephor #1
Isabelle Champeau Mother at Market
Isabelle Fournel Kissing Concubine #2
James Bradford Ephor #5
Jean Michel Paré Other Council Guard
Jere Gillis Spartan General #2
Jeremy Thibodeau Spartan Boy
Kelly Craig Oracle Girl
Kent McQuaid Free Greek-Blacksmith
Kwasi Songui Persian
Lena Headey Queen Gorgo
Leon Laderach Executioner
Loucas Minchillo Spartan Baby A
Maéva Nadon Girl at Market
Manny Cortez Tuazon Transsexual (Asian) #1
Marc Trottier Spartan Warrior (uncredited)
Marcel Jeannin Free Greek-Baker
Marie-Julie Rivest Leonidas' Mother
Maurizio Terrazzano Sentry #2
Mercedes Leggett Slave Girl
Michael Fassbender Stelios
Michael Sinelnikoff Senator (uncredited)
Neil Napier Spartan with Stick
Neon Cobran Litter Bearer / Slave
Nicholas Minchillo Spartan Baby B
Patrick Sabongui Persian General
Peter Mensah Messenger
Robert Maillet Uber Immortal (Giant)
Robert Paradis Spartan General
Robin Wilcock Free Greek-Sculptor
Rodrigo Santoro Xerxes
Ruan Vibegaard Dancer
Sabrina-Jasmine Guilbault Slave Girl
Sandrine Merette-Attiow Contortionist
Sara Giacalone Concubine #2
Sebastian St. Germain Fighting Boy (12 years old)
Stephania Gambarova Slave Girl
Stéphanie Aubry Slave Girl
Stephen McHattie Loyalist
Stewart Myiow Persian General
Tania Trudell Slave Girl
Tim Connolly Leonidas' Father
Tom Rack Ephor #3
Tom Wisdom Astinos
Trudi Hanley Long Neck Woman
Tyler Neitzel Leonidas at 15 yrs
Tyrone Benskin Persian Emissary
Veronique-Natale Szalankiewicz Daughter at Market (3 / 5 years old)
Vervi Mauricio Armless Concubine
Vincent Regan Captain