The critics agree: the citizens of Pompeii didn’t die in vain, ‘cuz this flick rocks!

Kristian Schmoe of Schmoes Know raves, “Pompeii is new in theaters this weekend.”

The Dissolve’s Keith Phipps gushes, “The film stays active.”

Graham Killeen of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel says Pompeii deserves “a blue-ribbon.”

Film.com’s Jordan Hoffman believes “history will remember” the film.

Soren Anderson of The Seattle Times effuses, “Pompeii certainly delivers the goods.”