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PG-13| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
In 79 A.D., Pompeii, a bustling port city, stands in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius. Milo (Kit Harington), a former slave, is a gladiator who has caught the eye of Cassia (Emily Browning), a wealthy merchant's daughter. However, their difference in social status is not the only obstacle to their love; Cassia has been promised to Corvus (Kiefer Sutherland), a corrupt Roman senator. When the eruption of Mount Vesuvius rains lava and ash down on the city, Milo races to save her before it's too late.

Cast: Kit Harington , Carrie-Anne Moss , Emily Browning , Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje , Jessica Lucas , Currie Graham , Sasha Roiz , Jared Harris

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson

Genres: Adventure, Historical drama, Action

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Pompeii (2014)

Release Date: February 21st, 2014|1 hr. 45 min.

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  • August 10, 2014 Keltkrose
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    I just watched Pompeii on HBO.It held me throughout the movie.It was a terrific action movie. Kit Harington was fabulous.

  • May 22, 2014 Robert Dean
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    magnifico! i am so, so glad i saw "pompeii" tonight! this is the finest movie ever made, in my opinion! the story line, the music, the special effects! everyone deserves an academy award, in my opinion. how did they make this movie? how? this is a true story, people! see it!! i want this movie for my own private collection! i have read some of the stupid, idiotic reviews other people have given it! how dare they say the things they say? this movie, mark my word, will go down in history, as one of the most technically perfect, beautiful, well-wrought, absolutely beautiful movies ever, ever made!!

  • April 03, 2014 tangopablo1
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    full of fire, blood and love and hate, not a bad story

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