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Who was Cassandra?

  • In the Iliad, she is described as the loveliest of the daughters of Priam (King of Troy), and gifted with prophecy. The god Apollo loved her, but she spurned him. As a punishment, he decreed that no one would ever believe her. So when she told her fellow Trojans that the Greeks were hiding inside the wooden horse...well, you know what happened.



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August 29, 2008


Love your reviews- they make me want to see most of these movies. But perhaps one a month this many in a row would be sensory overload for me.

I think you have a mistake in today's post. It says: his parents died when he was little and his mother left the village after that. Or am I not understanding?

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