300 - ROLE 1: King Leonidas (Gerard Butler) ROLE 2: Daxos (Andrew Pleavin). Daxos, an Arcadian, is afraid. He tries to sway King Leonidas and his troops beside the campfire to retreat before Xerxes' massive army arrives. He cries that death awaits them should they stay. Leonidas roars that Spartans never retreat or surrender. Note: Yoostar scenes are often available both as single video clips and in scene packs. Please consider your purchase carefully before downloading.