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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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    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    If you think of Pompeii as a ride, a conveyance for special effects, and not anything resembling an emotional experience, indifference can almost be a good thing. show more

  • 50
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The result is a generic saga with a cast of forgettable one-dimensional characters show more

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    Joe Neumaier New York Daily News

    It’s impossible to find anything that grabs you in Pompeii. This lumpen adventure with a misguided romance buries anything in the disaster-flick genre that might have been a blast. show more

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