I remember watching The 300 Spartans a couple of times when the kids were younger. I knew the story, of course, and the kids were learning the story. That movie was inspiring and a good picture of sacrificial bravery and courage. It was a movie that inspired Frank Miller to write the graphic novel 300 on which this film 300 was based. When it was released it was criticized for lack of historical accuracy, but I'm just now watching it and wondering why the lack of historical faithfulness was worrisome when the spirit of the story is so alive in the movie.
And just because I can't resist... It's Raining Men: