Can 'Game of Thrones' Star Kit Escape 'Pompeii'?
By DAVID WEINER
February 05, 2014
Can Game of Thrones stars Kit Harington escape the clutches of Pompeii? The Brit star, who portrays Jon Snow on the hit HBO series, travels to 79 A.D. as a slave turned invincible gladiator in the new, action-packed 3D spectacle. Can he stay alive in the arena long enough to outrun history's most infamous volcanic eruption? Watch the video for Kit, Emily Browning and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje's take on one of the most incredible moments in human history.
In theaters February 21, the epic Pompeii follow's Kit's gladiator character, Milo, who finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia (played by Emily), the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once-magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him.
Directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, Pompeii co-stars Carrie-Anne Moss, Jessica Lucas, Jared Harris and Kiefer Sutherland.
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