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Clash of the Titans is an epic fantasy, action-adventure film loosely based on the greek myth of Perseus, starring Sam Worthington as Perseus, Liam Neeson as Zeus and Ralph Phiennes as Hades. It was released on April 2, 2010. The film itself is a remake to the 1981 film of the same name.








The film mythological basis is the myth of Perseus and the titan war known as Titanomachy.

Lightning Sword

Lightning Sword

The Lightning Sword was a divine weapon Zeus gave Perseus to aid him on his quest, tough Perseus deny to use the gifts from the gods at first, he eventually saw the need in using them. Perseus used the sword to slay Calibos and in the final battle, Perseus casted lightning by using the sword and with it, he send Hades back to the underworld. The sword propelled itself against Hades as a bullet would do after been projected, and so the sword is lost in the Underworld.

  • Altough the sword represents Zeus in many ways, at least in Greek mythology, the sword does not exist.


The Clash of the Titans 2010 Cast.

  • Sam Worthington as Perseus
  • Alexa Davalos as Andromeda
  • Gemma Arterton as Io
  • Jason Flemyng as Calibos
  • Mads Mikkelsen as Draco
  • Liam Cunningham as Solon
  • Nicholas Hoult as Eusebios
  • Hans Matheson as Ixas
  • Martin McCann as Phaedrus
  • Rory McCann as Belo
  • Ian Whyte as Sheikh Sulieman
  • Tine Stapelfeldt as Danae
  • Ashraf Barhom as Ozal
  • Mouloud Achour as Kucuk
  • Pete Postlethwaite as Spyros
  • Elizabeth McGovern as Marmara
  • Vincent Regan as Kepheus
  • Polly Walker as Cassiopeia
  • Luke Treadaway as Prokopion
  • Kaya Scodelario as Peshet
  • Liam Neeson as Zeus
  • Ralph Fiennes as Hades
  • Danny Huston as Poseidon
  • Agyness Deyn as Aphrodite
  • Luke Evans as Apollo
  • Tamer Hassan as Ares
  • Nathalie Cox as Artemis
  • Izabella Miko as Athena
  • Charlotte Comer as Demeter
  • Paul Kynman as Hephaestus
  • Nina Young as Hera
  • Alexander Siddig as Hermes
  • Jane March as Hestia
  • Robin Berry as Enyo
  • Ross Mullan as Pamphredo
  • Graham Hughes as Deino
  • Natalia Vodianova as Medusa

The film was directed by Louis Leterrier.


Main article: Wrath of the Titans


Mythology in films
1960's Hercules and the Conquest of Atlantis
1980's Clash of the Titans
1990's Hercules
2000's Troy
2010's Clash of the Titans | Thor | Immortals | Wrath of the Titans |