Ancient history is not the busiest film genre, but that's to its credit. Many of the movies in that category are extremely famous, like Ben-Hur, Spartacus, Hercules, Gladiator, The Ten Commandments, and 300. Moreover, owing to their placement in specific periods of human history, they're extremely detail-oriented. Details have their own details in ancient history films!
Here are details fans noticed in movies set in ancient time periods.
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In '300,' The Spartans Use The Persians' Arrows As FirewoodPhoto: 300 / Warner Bros. Pictures
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In '300,' Child Leonidas Is Played By Director Zack Snyder's SonPhoto: 300 / Warner Bros. Pictures
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The Beatles' George Harrison Makes A Covert Cameo In 'Monty Python's Life of Brian' (His Company Financed The Movie)Photo: Monty Python's Life of Brian / Cinema International Corporation
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In 'Gladiator,' Proxima Is Partly Computer Generated Because Oliver Reed Died During FilmingPhoto: Gladiator / DreamWorks Pictures
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In 'The Prince of Egypt,' Moses Never Puts His Sandals Back On After God Asks Him To Remove ThemPhoto: The Prince of Egypt / DreamWorks Pictures
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In 'Hercules,' Hercules Hitting His Head On The Mast Of The Argo Is A Nod To A Greek MythPhoto: Hercules / Buena Vista Pictures Distribution