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POMPEII [2D]

POMPEII <span>[2D]</span> artwork

POMPEII [2D]

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 104m 20s

Release date 02/05/2014

BBFCInsight Contains moderate violence and threat

Genre(s) Action, Drama

Director(s) Paul W.S. Anderson

Cast includes Kit Harington, Carrie-Anne Moss, Emily Browning, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jessica Lucas, Jared Harris, Kiefer Sutherland, Rebecca Eady, Sasha Roiz, Dalmar Abuzeid

Cut This work was passed uncut.

BBFCinsight publication date 22/04/2014

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

POMPEII is a drama set around the destruction of Pompeii following the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. It is rated 12A for moderate violence and threat.

There are scenes of fighting involving the use of swords and other weapons, although there is little sight of bloodshed. There are also heavy punches and kicks during hand to hand fighting, sometimes accompanied by loud sound effects. There is a brief scene in which a man is whipped, with limited sight of blood and injury.

There are scenes of sustained threat as buildings collapse and people are killed when the volcano erupts, including people falling and seen on fire. There is little focus on injury in these big action sequences.

POMPEII also includes infrequent use of moderate and mild bad language. including 'bitch', 'bastard' and 'bloody'. There is also a scene in which a woman examines a slave and makes suggestive remarks about his physique.

No-one younger than 12 may see a 12A film in a cinema unless accompanied by an adult. No-one younger than 12 may rent or buy a 12 rated video or DVD.

Details

Title
POMPEII
Title Information
2D
Also known as
POMPEII 3D
Year
2014
Distributor(s)
Entertainment One UK Ltd
Classified date(s)
21/02/2014
Main language
English
Submitted run time
104m 20s
Approved footage
9390+0
BBFC reference
FFF306974
Registration number
CFJ31503
Remarks
2D

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