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Meet the Spartans is a American parody film directed by Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer. It is mainly a parody of the film , although it also references many other films, TV shows, . Critical reception. The film received overwhelmingly negative reviews from critics. Rotten Tomatoes ranked the film 25th. The best way -- the last way -- to get any fun out of that exhausted "movie genre spoof" is to count the number of films the latest "Scary. Is MEET THE SPARTANS family friendly? Find out only at Movieguide. The Family and Christian Guide to Movie Reviews and Entertainment News.
Meet the Spartans tells the same story asso much so that it dances perilously close to crossing the fine line between parody and plagiarism.
True, recounts a historical event, but as uniquely envisioned by Frank Miller in comic book form and then Zack Snyder on film. As much as Walk Hard owed a lot to Walk the Line, it never lifted scenes and shots directly the way that Spartans does to LikeMeet the Spartans chronicles the youth and training of Spartan king Leonidas Sean Maguirehis defense of his nation against the invading Persian army of Xerxes Borat's Ken Davitianthe efforts by Leonidas' wife called Queen Margo here, and played by Carmen Electra to help rally political will for her husband's cause, and the Spartans' bold last stand.
For starters, this Leonidas only has 13 warriors rather than Reality shows and game shows are also parodied. Seeing as how Spartans is their seventh produced spoof, one wonders what stone is left to be turned by Friedberg and Seltzer.
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Once at the Hot Gates, they encounter a deformed Paris Hilton also played by Parkerwho tells Leonidas and the Captain about a secret goat path above the Hot Gates that Xerxes could use to outflank the Spartans. When she asks to be made a Spartan soldier, Leonidas rejects her as unqualified due to her inability to use a spear correctly.
Leonidas and his platoon soon face off with Xerxes' messenger and his Immortals, beating them in a dance contest before driving them off a cliff. Xerxes Ken Davitianimpressed, personally approaches Leonidas and attempts to bribe him with a trip to the Palms Hotel and Casino. Leonidas declines, and the Spartans face the Persian army in a " Yo Momma " fight, which the Spartans win, but Dilio has his eyes scratched out and wanders away.
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Hilton decides to betray the Spartans and reveals the location of the goat path to Xerxes in return for various gifts and for having her deformed hump removed. Xerxes meets the twelve remaining Spartans and the war begins. Meanwhile, back in Sparta, Queen Margo has several confrontations with Traitoro, as he is the vital vote in sending more troops to assist her husband.
Following her address to the Council, Traitoro publicly betrays the Queen. The Queen then battles Traitoro in a parody of Spider-Man 3 and defeats him using a dust buster. With Traitoro's deceit exposed, the council is united with the queen.
Two masked warriors act like they are kissing one's tongue sticks out from his mask. A woman makes sexual gestures to a man with her mouth and we later see them kissing passionately, until her husband sees them. A woman pulls off her skirt to reveal large, nude buttocks. A woman wearing a low-cut and short dress that reveals cleavage and bare thighs licks a lollipop seductively and dances while a man watches with interest; she then invites him to sign her chest, he does, and she then lifts her skirt to reveal a chastity belt.
Scantily clad women stand in a room and we see several holding and caressing each other.
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A woman lies nude on a massage table we see her with cucumber slices over eyes, tomato slices over her nipples and a slice of pizza on her crotch and a man enters the room and says, "nice tomatoes. Two women wearing thong bikinis cleavage and buttocks are visible dance on a stage. A man's shorts fall down and we see him wearing an adult diaper.
An overweight man with many rolls of fat is shown nearly nude in many scenes we see his bare chest, abdomen and legs, and chains and rings dangle around his body. Several men pull down their pants to reveal bare buttocks they appear to be covered with hair or dirt, although it is not clear.
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A woman wears a short top and short skirt that reveal cleavage, bare abdomen and bare thighs. Many men wear small leather loincloth-type shorts throughout the movie they are bare-chested. We see bare baby buttocks as they are stamped after inspection.
A man holds a leaf blower between his legs and a woman blows him a kiss.
A woman caresses a spear seductively. Men hold hands, skip and sing. Two male dead bodies lie on top of each other, one with its face in the other's crotch and vice versa.