164 – LA Film Fest Day Three

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My schedule the last couple of days has prohibited my seeing more than two festival movies in a given day so far. I plan to correct this injustice over the weekend – and maybe even into next week – but for now I am satisfied with showing up at the Regal Cinema at LA Live after work, and picking up a free ticket to whatever screening I can make it to.

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064 – 300 (2006)

THESE! ARE! ABS!

THESE! ARE! ABS!

Eight years ago director Zack Snyder¬†had a coming out party in the form of 300,¬†based on Frank Miller’s comic. The swords-and-sandals actioner starred a then-relatively-unknown Gerard Butler as Leonidas, the king of the Spartans, whose country is risking siege at the hands of the Persian Empire.

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