clash of the titans

April 6, 2010

Things I Hated About Clash of the Titans

The new Clash of the Titans stars a fantastic cast of actors, stunning special effects and a story that dates back to ancient times – so what went wrong? What always goes wrong in a Greek tragedy? Hubris. In 1981, Desmond Davis directed the original Clash of the Titans starring Harry Hamlin as Perseus, Lawrence Olivier as the god Zeus and Maggie Smith as the goddess Thetis. So when Hollywood announced plans for a new Clash of the Titans, I was thrilled. I love Greek mythology. I loved the original Clash of the Titans and I am a total sucker […]