Support Local Journalism. Join Riverfront Times Press Club.

Pompeii and Circumstance 

Hold on to your togas and laurel wreaths, ancient-studies fans, have we got an event for you. Tonight at 7:30 p.m. a very special movie, Pompeii from the British Museum, will be shown in more than 460 theaters nationwide. This is a film of the blockbuster museum exhibition, Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum, which has knocked out both spectators and a unanimous horde of UK and European media reviewers during its residency at the British Museum in London. The exhibit, and resultant film, focuses attention on the daily lives of citizens of the Roman city of Pompeii and the seaside town of Herculaneum two millennia prior to the cataclysmic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. This unique film experience is showing at only two theaters in our area, Regal O'Fallon Stadium 14 (900 Caledonia Drive, O'Fallon, Missouri) and Regal Gravois Bluffs Stadium 12 (754 Gravois Bluffs Boulevard, Fenton). Tickets are $15. For further information visit www.fathomevents.com.
Wed., Sept. 25, 2013

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.

Related Locations

Speaking of...

Latest in Night & Day

More by Alex Weir

Read the Digital Print Issue

May 5, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In St. Louis

© 2021 Riverfront Times

Website powered by Foundation