Actually, it’s just a bit over 14 years since it was produced. It was released in March 2007 Wikipedia. 300 entered active production on October 17, 2005, in Montreal, and was shot over the course of sixty days in chronological order with a budget of $60 million. Employing the digital backlot technique, Snyder shot at the now-defunct Icestorm Studios in Montreal using bluescreens. And I’m not disagreeing about his looks.