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    Movie Depicts Pompeii Destruction in 3Di
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    February 05, 2014 2:05 AM
    Hollywood’s latest action adventure movie depicts the calamity of Pompeii, the ancient Roman city that was buried by the volcanic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD. The film, Pompeii, includes romance, exciting fight scenes, and some historically accurate elements about what happened. But experts say there are parts of the movie where filmmakers used some creative license. Elizabeth Lee reports from Los Angeles.

    Movie Depicts Pompeii Destruction in 3D

    Published February 04, 2014

    Hollywood’s latest action adventure movie depicts the calamity of Pompeii, the ancient Roman city that was buried by the volcanic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 AD. The film, Pompeii, includes romance, exciting fight scenes, and some historically accurate elements about what happened. But experts say there are parts of the movie where filmmakers used some creative license. Elizabeth Lee reports from Los Angeles.


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