Metacritic Movie Ratings
Pompeii Reviews



out of 100

Generally unfavorable reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 50

    out of 100

    USA TodayClaudia Puig

    The result is a generic saga with a cast of forgettable one-dimensional characters

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  • 30

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterJordan Mintzer

    While Anderson excels in the film’s many moments of digital doom-and-gloom, he can’t deliver a single authentic emotion between the two star-crossed leads, leaving us with a sooty aftertaste of having sat through one very loud rendition of Titanic in togas.

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