Release date:February 20, 2014
Studio:TriStar Pictures (Sony)
Director:Paul W.S. Anderson
MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for intense battle sequences, disaster-related action and brief sexual content)
Screenwriters:Janet Scott Batchler, Lee Batchler, Michael Robert Johnson
Starring:Kit Harington, Carrie-Anne Moss, Emily Browning, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Paz Vega, Jessica Lucas, Jared Harris, Kiefer Sutherland
Set in 79 A.D., "Pompeii" tells the epic story of Milo (Kit Harington), a slave turned invincible gladiator who finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia (Emily Browning), 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.