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Format: DVD
Sku: 40704006
UPC: 794051218025
UPC 14: 00794051218025
Category Keywords: Action  Education  History
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Step back in time and visit the "vanished city" on its last day, as the mighty volcano Vesuvius explodes in a 24-hour reign of terror. On August 24th, AD79, Pompeii's citizens witness day turning into night as 4 billion tons of pumice, rock, and ash burst forth from Vesuvius. Pompeii: The Last Day uses archaeological evidence, including the writings of one survivor, to unravel the mystery of those final hours. Lavish special effects reconstruct each stage of Vesuvius's cataclysmic eruption and its impact on soldiers, slaves, families, and lovers as they struggle with the unfolding tragedy. One of the greatest natural disasters - and most fateful days--comes to vivid life in this critically acclaimed dramatization.

"[an] involving and evocative account of the last hours of Pompeii  Guardian
"a triumph...gripping  Sunday Express
"a powerful, moving...work of genius  The Sun

Editor's Note
Drawing on some incredible special effects work, a good eye for detail, and some meticulously researched facts, this reconstruction of the last day of Pompeii is a real sight to behold. The city was destroyed by the explosion of mount Vesuvius, which erupted and engulfed the city in molten lava on August 24th, AD79. The day is reconstructed here, illustrating the devastating effect the volcano had on the city and its population--effectively wiping both from the globe. Jawdropping detail is deployed throughout, making this one of the most accurate accounts of what happened to Pompeii.

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Video Mfg Name Studio: Warner
Video Release Date Release Date: 5/24/2005
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 2180
Video UPC UPC: 00794051218025
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 1

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English
Video Color Spec Video: Color

Cast & Crew

Video Cast Info Chrissie Cotterill
Video Cast Info Jim Carter
Video Cast Info Jonathan Firth
Video Cast Info Martin Hodgson
Video Cast Info Rachel Atkins
Video Cast Info Rebecca Clarke
Video Cast Info Ailsa Orr - Producer
Video Cast Info Edward Canfor-Dumas - Writer
Video Cast Info Liana Del Giudice - Editor
Video Cast Info Nick Dance - Cinematographer
Video Cast Info Peter Nicholson - Director

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Product attributeVideo Format:   DVD
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