Essays on Analysis of Movie 300 Movie Review

Download full paperFile format: .doc, available for editing

The paper "Analysis of Movie 300 " is a great example of a management movie review.   Leadership is described as going with or before in order to direct the way. All organizations are in need of a leader. The leader should be an individual who is able to direct others to attain the outlined objectives of the organization. The use of movies is one of the viable approaches that can be integrated into leadership education. This is because movies are usually interesting to many people. In addition, specific scenes can be used to clearly bring out the concept of leadership.

This particular paper presents an explicit example of leadership that was presented in the movie (300). Synopsis of the movie (300) The movie 300 is an action film that depicts the leadership of an ancient Spartan King known as King Leonidas. The movie begins with a narration of King Leonidas' life during his childhood until when he becomes king. A significant aspect to take note of as King Leonidas grew up was the fact that Leonidas was courageous even as a young boy. For instance, by the time he could stand, he was initiated into the fire of combat. During Leonidas' reign as king of Sparta, a Persian massager came to the Spartan gates in order to bring a message from King Xerxes of Persia.

The message was a demand from the King that that Sparta should submit to King Xerxes. Instead of providing feedback to the messenger, King Leonidas threw the messenger into a very big well. Such an action would definitely spearhead war between the Persians and Spartans. Furthermore, during this particular time, the Persians ruled the world.

However, King Leonidas was actually not afraid although he knew that the Persians had a stronger army. In order to prepare for the soon coming war, King Leonidas then decide to see a priest known as Ephors in order to get his blessing prior to presenting the proposal for war to the Spartan council. The opinion of the priest was that Sparta should not go to war during the festival Carnea which was one of the significant religious festivals for the Spartans. Leonidas did not listen to the views of the priest and instead, he goes on with his plans to organize the war.

Works Cited

Daft, Richard. The Leadership Experience + Infotrac.. Cengage Learning, 2008,p 363.

Johnson, R. 5 Different Types of Leadership Styles. 2012. Retrieved From

300 (2007). Box Office Mojo.

Gupta Ashim Contigent Leadership. 2009. < http://www.practical-management.com/Leadership-Development/Contingent-Leadership.html>

Gray, Tara. Skills of the Spartans: Exploring Leadership in 300, Journal of Leadership Education , 7(2),2008,p79.

Williams, Geoff. A Spartan's Guide to Business, 300 may seem like a bloody action movie, but it's also a lesson in creating a formidable and fearsome business.2007, p1

Download full paperFile format: .doc, available for editing
Contact Us