Pompeii Movie

No warning. No escape.

Pompeii movie poster

Who's Involved:

Emily Browning, Paz Vega, Carrie-Anne Moss, Kit Harington, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kiefer Sutherland, Jared Harris, Paul W.S. Anderson, Jessica Lucas, Lee Batchler, Janet Scott Batchler, Sasha Roiz

Release Date:

Friday, February 21, 2014 (Nationwide)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: N/A

Plot: What's the story about?

Set in 79 A.D., Pompeii tells the epic story of Milo, a slave turned invincible gladiator who finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

Crew: Who's making Pompeii

A look at the Pompeii behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Paul W.S. Anderson last directed Monster Hunter and Resident Evil: The Final Chapter. The film's writer Lee Batchler last wrote Paul Revere and Jack & Dick.

Production: What we know about Pompeii

Key Facts

  1. Said to be a period adventure movie and taking a Titanic approach, anchoring it with a love story.

Filming Timeline

On or about December 27, 2013, the film was in Completed status.

On or about August 23, 2013, the film was in Post-Production status.

On or about April 10, 2013, the film was in Production status.

On or about May 2, 2011, the film was in Announced status.

On or about May 2, 2011, the film was in Development status.

Plans to start shooting Spring 2013.

Pompeii Release Date: When was it released?

Pompeii was released in 2014 on Friday, February 21, 2014 (Nationwide release). There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including Barefoot, The Wind Rises and Holy Ghost People.


When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

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