First clip of ‘Pompeii’ featuring Kit Harrington and Kiefer Sutherland revealed – watch

Volcano movie opens this month (February 28)

The first clip from the forthcoming volcano film Pompeii has been revealed – scroll down and click to watch.

Pompeii is set in the days leading up to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD79 which totally obliterated the ancient Roman city that gives the film its name.

Kit Harrington, best known as Game Of Thrones‘ Jon Snow, stars as an enslaved gladiator on a ship heading to Naples who returns to Pompeii to save the woman he loves, played by Emily Browning (Sucker Punch), and his best friend, a gladiator trapped in the city’s coliseum.

The film’s cast also includes Kiefer Sutherland, Jared Harris, Jessica Lucas and Carrie Anne-Moss. Anderson directed from a script co-written by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes. Pompeii will open in UK and US cinemas on February 28.