Movies and TV shows set in pompeii

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in pompeii ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, contemplative, suspenseful and stylized films and TV shows about / with catastrophe, volcano, disaster, escapades, ancient rome, gladiator, love and romance, forces of nature, danger and volcanic eruption plots mostly in Drama, History and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
pompeii movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as pompeii: Pompeii (2014), Pompeii (2007), The Last Days of Pompeii (1984), Pompeii: The Last Day (2003), Magic Tree House (2011), Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969), Fragment of Fear (1970), Burebista (1980), The Trip to Italy (2014), A Talking Picture (2003).

List of movies set in pompeii

Pompeii (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, 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 ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: disaster, natural disaster, ancient history, roman empire, arena, volcanic eruption, slave, roman, adventure, chaos, save the lady, slavery ...
Time: 1st century, middle ages, 50s, 70s
Place: pompeii, italy, rome italy, britain, london
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Pompeii (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Epic drama of Pompeii at the city’s height of glory, up to the eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79, this film is one of titanic proportions, recounting on the grandest scale, its untimely destruction which killed 20,000 people in a matter of ...
Style: captivating, serious, disturbing, suspense, tense ...
Plot: ancient rome, gladiator, roman empire, volcano, earthquake, tragic love, love affair, forbidden love, love, warrior, slave, christian ...
Place: pompeii, italy
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The Last Days of Pompeii (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 310 min.
TV show
Story: This costume series portrays aspects of life in Pompeii, a coastal luxury resort near Naples catering for the very rich of imperial Rome, mainly before but culminating in the eruption of the Vesuvian volcano, which wipes it from the face of the ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: volcano, ancient rome, true love, antiquity, ancient, natural disaster, bible, disaster, catastrophe, greek, state affairs, politics ...
Time: 1st century
Place: pompeii
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Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Style: light, humorous, funny, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: obsessive quest, night watchman, fantasy world, adventure, museum, archaeologist, magic, curses spells and rituals, volcano, secrets, culture clash, transformation ...
Time: stone age, year 1938, 21st century, contemporary
Place: pompeii, new york, london, egypt, england ...
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Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Germany, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 79 AD, one of the infamous natural disasters in human history occurred when Mount Vesuvius erupted. With speculative dramatizations of various inhabitants' final hours along with detailed documentation of the known facts concerning the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, ancient rome, disaster, ancient history, heroes, catastrophe, on the run, escapades, life is a bitch, legends and myths, society, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s, 1st century
Place: mediterranean sea, pompeii
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Magic Tree House (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Magic Tree House is a 2011 Japanese anime drama film based on the American children fantasy series of the same name. The film is directed by Hiroshi Nishikiori, and the film's screenplay was adapted from the Japanese version of the novel series ...
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, light, contemplative
Audience: kids
Plot: magic, pirate, locket, friends, friendship, child hero, best friends, adventure, spell, young heroes, wizards and magicians, bravery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: pompeii
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Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Academy Award-honoree Peter O'Toole stars in this musical classic about a prim English schoolmaster who learns to show his compassion through the help of an outgoing showgirl. O'Toole, who received his fourth Oscar-nomination for this ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, stylized, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: teacher student relationship, boys' school, boarding school, world war two, teacher, youth, love, vacation, dedicated educator, teaching, education, high school life ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: italy, pompeii, europe, london, england ...
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Fragment of Fear (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reformed drug addict travels to Italy to find out who murdered his aunt.
Style: mind bending, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, murder, drug addiction, blackmail, mental breakdown, paranoia, graphic violence, criminal heroes, crimes, mind game, amateur detective, rehabilitation ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, pompeii
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Burebista (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The life of Dacian war-leader Burebista who ruled between 80-44 B.C.and founded a strong Dacian Kingdom despite considerable pressure from the neighboring Celtic warlords and the Greek cities of the Black Sea coast.
Plot: roman, ancient civilization, battles, human, horse riding, horse, king, horde, violence, gold, gladiator, paganism ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, pompeii
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The Trip to Italy (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Years after their successful restaurant review tour of Northern Britain, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are commissioned for a new tour in Italy.
Style: humorous, melancholic, semi serious, talky, witty ...
Plot: character study, on the road, farce, friendship, food, odd couple, buddies, verbal byplay, art, satire, moral ambiguity, sexualized violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, england, europe, tuscany ...
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A Talking Picture (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Portugal, France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A meditation on civilization. July, 2001: friends wave as a cruise ship departs Lisbon for Mediterranean ports and the Indian Ocean. On board and on day trips in Marseilles, Pompeii, Athens, Istanbul, and Cairo, a professor tells her young daughter ...
Style: psychological, humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, cruise, greek, ship, love and romance, introspection, legends and myths, self discovery, couple relations, couples, parents and children, cruise ship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2001, middle ages
Place: mediterranean sea, cairo egypt, athens greece, greece, middle east ...
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Apocalypse Pompeii (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a former Special Ops commando visits Pompeii, his wife and daughter are trapped as Mt. Vesuvius erupts with massive force. While his family fights to survive the deadly onslaught of heat and lava, he enlists his former teammates in a daring ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, volcano, tourist, daring rescue, forces of nature, family in danger, chaos and mayhem, race against time, escapades, heroes, rescue mission, volcanic eruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy, pompeii
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Pompeii (2007)
Genre: History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: Forbidden love blossoms in the city of Pompeii, which until the eruption of volcano Vesuvius in 79 AD, is one of the empire's most powerful cities.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic, realistic
Plot: romance, roman empire, rebellion, love affair, escapades, hopes, righting the wronged, assassination, lovers reunited, dishonesty, fighting the system, forces of nature ...
Time: 1st century, 70s
Place: pompeii
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