Pompeii Movie

No warning. No escape.

Pompeii movie poster

Who's Involved:

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

Release Date:

Friday, February 21, 2014 Nationwide

PG-13   PARENTS STRONGLY CAUTIONED MPA
sequences, disaster-related action and brief sexual content
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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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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Who stars in Pompeii: Cast List

... Milo

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... Flavia

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, Monica  

... Lucretius

The Quiet Ones, The Man From U.N.C.L.E  


Forsaken, The Fugitive  


The Acolyte (series), Mini's First Time  


Evil Dead, Drag Me to Hell  


Marlowe, Annie  


Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, Rambo: Last Blood  

... Proculus

Turning Red (re-release), Assault on Precinct 13  

Who's making Pompeii: Crew List

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.

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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

  1. 2013 - December: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2013 - August: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2013 - April: The film was set to Production  status.
  4. 2011 - May: The film was set to Announced  status.
  5. 2011 - May: The film was set to Development  status.

    Plans to start shooting Spring 2013.

Pompeii Release Date: When was the film released?


Pompeii was a Nationwide release in 2014 on Friday, February 21, 2014. There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including In Secret, Omar and The Wind Rises.

Pompeii DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Pompeii was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 .

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