Tag: film

This is Sparta

For Threads 300th post, they asked Carl Beech to tell us just why he loves the epic testosterone-fuelled film 300… The Battle of Thermopylae is the stuff of legend. It’s around 480BC and 300 Spartan warriors face an invasion force of 300,000 Persians. Against the odds they determine to hold them off at a narrow […]

Flight movie

Check out our Movie study resource: ‘Cinemania’ here…  Last week we ran a competition with Damaris Trust to win ‘red carpet’ tickets to the movie premiere of ‘Flight’ starring Denzel Washington. The question was: What’s your favourite place you’ve ever visited on a plane, and why? And the winning answer: “Heathrow. For 10 years while […]