Archeology can only tell us so much about Pompeii, but Hollywood is free to invent any story it likes. In this movie, set in the ill-fated city around 79 A.D., a gladiator (Kit Harington) takes on the greatest opponent of his life -- the erupting Mount Vesuvius -- in order to save his true love (Emily Browning).
|MPAA Rating||PG-13 for intense battle sequences, disaster-related action and brief sexual content.|
|Theatrical Release||February 21, 2014|
|Director||Paul W.S. Anderson|
|Cast||Emily Browning, Kit Harington, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jessica Lucas|
|2014 Sony Pictures||Official Movie Website|
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Why is Pompeii rated PG-13?
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