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  Topic: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 47
Views: 65503

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Sat Apr 16, 2005 9:13 am   Subject: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
It´s ok, I´m not insulted. But I don´t think Hephaestion is in hell. I´m sure he is in good company with Alexander somewhere in the house of death like Al calls it.

I will look for them when ...
  Topic: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 47
Views: 65503

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2005 5:26 pm   Subject: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie

That place was Persepolis also called Parsa by the Persians.
Alexander burned Parsa during a night of drinking and orgy.

Orgy?? Shocked was Hephaestion there? Twisted Evil

don't get too exci ...
  Topic: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 47
Views: 65503

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Thu Apr 07, 2005 10:05 pm   Subject: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
Babylon was in Persia, but Persia was much more than Babylon. Persopolis (what we know about it) paints Persia as being a very rich tapestry of different cultures and peoples.

Babylon was part of ...
  Topic: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 47
Views: 65503

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Thu Feb 24, 2005 4:35 pm   Subject: Re: Great posting
cindoo15,

I didn't want to disrespect those who voted for Bush. Actualy I respect them as much as any other person. Sorry if I hurt you by the above statment. I just wanted to make a wild guess abo ...
  Topic: How are Iranians and Greeks portrayed in the Alexander movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 47
Views: 65503

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Wed Feb 23, 2005 9:43 pm   Subject: Re: Great posting
Leonnatus,

All historical movies have innacuracies. That is OK to me, as no one can really know what really happened and how people realy felt thousand years ago.
The problem with OS Alexander mov ...
  Topic: Alexander birthday(s)
Ariobarzin

Replies: 11
Views: 11268

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the man   Posted: Wed Jan 26, 2005 3:01 am   Subject: Alexander birthday(s)
Personaly I don't believe is astrology.
It´s not the matter of belief. It just is.
My research is still in progress, but I start to think that his b-day might truly have been the 1st of July and h ...
  Topic: Mr Robin Lane Fox
Ariobarzin

Replies: 12
Views: 12458

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Wed Jan 26, 2005 2:56 am   Subject: Mr Robin Lane Fox
Just send him my regards and tell him how much we, Iranians, have appreciated his high level of knowledge of the Persian society, culture, etc...
In the name of all Iranians, I would like to thank h ...
  Topic: For those who saw the movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 53
Views: 58124

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Thu Jan 20, 2005 11:54 am   Subject: For those who saw the movie
Were Alexander alive today, most likely he will make kebabs of all of us here and declare that black is what he says is black neverthless whether that is green red or white.
I reckon he would have lo ...
  Topic: Why a narrator !?
Ariobarzin

Replies: 19
Views: 20733

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2005 12:47 am   Subject: Re: Why a narrator !?

Doesn't this bother any of you ?

Alec

Yes, I agree with you the narrator was not realy necessary, especialy because he didn't play an active role beside the initial scenes of Alexander educati ...
  Topic: Alexander and Hephaestion kissing?
Ariobarzin

Replies: 107
Views: 78261

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Wed Jan 19, 2005 12:41 am   Subject: Alexander and Hephaestion kissing?
No Ariobarzin, but I have heard of it and I think I saw some short clips of it. Now that you mentioned it I probably will check it out.

I really didn't think this movie (alexander) will get so many ...
  Topic: Why a narrator !?
Ariobarzin

Replies: 19
Views: 20733

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2005 7:53 pm   Subject: Re: Why a narrator !?

Doesn't this bother any of you ?

Alec

Yes, I agree with you the narrator was not realy necessary, especialy because he didn't play an active role beside the initial scenes of Alexander educati ...
  Topic: Alexander and Hephaestion kissing?
Ariobarzin

Replies: 107
Views: 78261

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2005 7:44 pm   Subject: Alexander and Hephaestion kissing?
Adriv,
Have you seen for example the movie called "the kiss of the spider woman"?
That was a great movie indeed:
A political dissident finds himself in a same prison cell with a travesty arrested f ...
  Topic: Alexander and Hephaestion kissing?
Ariobarzin

Replies: 107
Views: 78261

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2005 7:39 pm   Subject: Alexander and Hephaestion kissing?
hehehe... this is so cool, now more than ever I have to see it again and pay attention with detail to that scene.
I will be buying the DVD realese, hopefully there is a special edition to it with cut ...
  Topic: For those who saw the movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 53
Views: 58124

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2005 7:34 pm   Subject: Re: I agree
IRAN official language (modern Persian or Parsi). Question: Is "Parsi" a very fast spoken language?
Cause we have a saying here: You speak English (for example) parsi!!! And we are using this expres ...
  Topic: For those who saw the movie
Ariobarzin

Replies: 53
Views: 58124

PostForum: Discuss 'Alexander' the Movie - Post Release   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2005 11:19 am   Subject: Re: I agree
IRAN official language (modern Persian or Parsi). Question: Is "Parsi" a very fast spoken language?
Cause we have a saying here: You speak English (for example) parsi!!! And we are using this expres ...
 
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