The Last Days of Pompeii (1959)
Release : 1959-11-12
Genre : Adventure, Drama, History
Runtime : 103 minutes
Company : Procusa, Cinematografica Associati (CI.AS.), Domiciana
Cast : Steve Reeves, Christine Kaufmann, Fernando Rey, Barbara Carroll, Anne-Marie Baumann, Mimmo Palmara
Language : it
Descriptions The Last Days of Pompeii
The Fiery Summit of Spectacle!
Based on the Edward Bulwer-Lytton novel. Set in the shadows of Mt. Vesuvius just before its famous eruption, the film begins with Glaucus, a Roman legionnaire, returning to his home from far-off wars. Upon arriving, however, he discovers that his father has been murdered by a gang of black-hooded looting bandits. Glaucus vows revenge against the killers, but just how high up are those involved?