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Doomsday Pompeii

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CGI Image: Magma creeping up from the Magma Chamber and up to Mount Vesuvius before its eruption.

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NGC reconstructs the final hours of the doomed citizens of Pompeii from a new direction -- telling the rarely told stories of the underclass. Through powerful re-enactments, we'll witness the events in Pompeii during the last 48 hours of its existence, meeting painters, prostitutes, tavern owners and slaves. Unlike those of the Roman elite, their stories have been largely hidden from the record, until now.

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