The Last Days of Pompeii (1959)


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?

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Movie Score: 5.5/10 from 15 votes
Release Date: 1959-11-12
Status: Released
Run time: 103 min / 1:43
Production Studio : Procusa, Cinematografica Associati (CI.AS.), Domiciana
Production Countries: Germany, Italy, Monaco, Spain
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The Last Days of Pompeii Casts

Steve Reeves
as Glaucus
Christine Kaufmann
as Ione
Fernando Rey
as Arbacès, high priest
Barbara Carroll
as Nydia
Anne-Marie Baumann
as Julia
Mimmo Palmara
as Gallinus
Guillermo Marín
as Ascanius
Carlo Tamberlani
as Leader of the Christians
Mino Doro
as Consul

The Last Days of Pompeii Crew

Directing Mario Bonnard Director
Production Paolo Moffa Producer
Production Lucio Fulci Associate Producer
Writing Sergio Corbucci Writer
Writing Ennio De Concini Writer
Writing Luigi Emmanuele Writer
Writing Sergio Leone Writer
Writing Duccio Tessari Writer
Directing Sergio Leone Assistant Director
Directing Duccio Tessari First Assistant Director
Directing Sergio Corbucci Assistant Director
Camera Antonio L. Ballesteros Director of Photography
Sound Angelo Francesco Lavagnino Original Music Composer
Writing Edward George Bulwer-Lytton Novel
Art Ramiro Gómez Production Design
Art Aldo Tommasini Production Design
Art Ramiro Gómez Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Duilio Cambellotti Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Vittorio Rossi Costume Design
Editing Julio Peña Editor
Editing Eraldo Da Roma Editor