The books listed here are some of the very best references we have in regard to Greek mythology and legend. If you haven’t read a few of of these books and you’re over 16 years of age, I recommend...
There are so many great books introducing Greek myth and legend to young fresh minds, that it’s worth reminding ourselves of some of the many remarkable books are out there. Many of these wonderful books with Greek mythological themes are...
1. Ulysses 31 (French-Japanese Animated series) 1981-1982, 26 half-hour episodes This futuristic myth is about Odysseus (known as "Ulysses" in Latin) and his son, Telemachus, trying to make it back to earth in their spaceship after destroying the giant metallic Cyclops,...
All of these movies and television series with classical cythology theme were created prior to 1980. The Aphrodite Inheritance (1979) TV miniseries - 8 episodes It seems as though the Greek Gods and Goddesses are based in Cyprus. Could the beauty in...
The myth of Achilles When Achilles was very young, his mother, Thetis, dipped him into the river Styx to try and protect him from a prophesied early death. The magical river between Earth and the Underworld (Hades), supposedly offered the...
If you're interested in the meaning of life, then why not take in someone else's point of view. Some of these entertaining movies will confuse the hell out you in regard to the meaning of life, but even so they're...
In Greek Mythology, Narcissus fell in love with his own reflection in a calm pool of water. In another Greek myth, Perseus heroically cut off Medusa’s head. Medusa, the monster with snakes growing out of her head, had the power...
The very best travel movies often have the power to persuade the viewer to visit certain places. After watching The Beach (2000) for the first time, I desperately wanted to visit Thailand. The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants (2005) burned into...
Zeus and the Olympians inspired competitive game playing in ancient Greece. From there things have progressed in interesting ways. The one thing you can be sure of is that games are fun and entertaining. Playing games can keep you...
Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger was born in Thal, Austria in 1947. Interestingly his middle name “Alois” in German means “Famous warrior”. Arnold began serious weight training as a teenager. He won the Junior Mr. Europe competition in 1965, and in 1966 he won...

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