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Meet the Spartans (2008)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 25 January 2008 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Leonidas
... Queen Margo
... Xerxes
... Captain
... Traitoro
... Persian Emissary
... Dilio
... Sonio
... Messenger
... Loyalist / Simon Cowell Look-a-Like
... Paula Abdul Look-a-Like / Britney Spears Look-a-Like / Ellen DeGeneres Look-a-Like / Hunchback Paris
... Dane Cook Look-a-Like / Bond Villain / Prophet
... Spartan Woman / Ugly Betty Look-a-Like
... Leo Jr.
... Lindsay Lohan Look-a-Like
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Storyline

The heroic Spartan king Leonidas, armed with nothing but leather underwear and a cape, leads a ragtag bunch of 13 Spartan misfit warriors to defend their homeland against thousands of invading Persians whom include the Ghost Rider, Rocky Balboa, the Autobots, and an ugly hunchbacked Paris Hilton and a shaved-head Brittany Spears. Written by matt-282

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300 had it coming (UK theatrical poster) See more »

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual content throughout, language and some comic violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

25 January 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

13 Spartans  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,505,530, 27 January 2008, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$38,233,676, 1 May 2008

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$84,646,831, 15 March 2009
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

To date (2011), one of two movies written and directed by both Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer, not to have the word "movie" in the title. The other is Vampires Suck (2010). See more »

Goofs

When they first sing "I Will Survive", Sonio's mouth can be seen singing alone, before we hear the song or see anyone else is singing. See more »

Quotes

Leonidas: Catch your breath. Vanilla blended. What is it boy?
Sonio: The Persians have found the secret passage through the hot gates.
Leonidas: Ah shit!
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Crazy Credits

If you stay half way through the end credits, there are some alternative scenes and outtakes to watch See more »

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References Heroes (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

The Bomb
Written by Krystle Johnson, Maurice Simmonds and Shama Joseph
Performed by Ak'Sent
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Don't waste your money
27 January 2008 | by See all my reviews

This was literally the worst movie I have ever seen. I am a movie buff and tend to love all sorts of movies, this movie was a waste of my time and money. They tend to use the same joke time and time again, after the first time, it's not funny anymore!! Also, Parents beware!! This is NOT a movie for children to go to. It is PG-13 but I feel anyone under 16 should not see it, in one scene Carmen Electra is laying on a table with only tomatoes covering her nipples and a slice of pizza covering her crotch. There are lots of other provocative scenes that is inappropriate for children. All in all the movie was crude, disgusting and vulgar, not funny at all except for the opening scene. Don't see it, you'll be extremely disappointed.


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