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This weekend, get in on the action with 'Pompeii', '3 Days to Kill'

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Moviegoers looking for some action this weekend are in luck. There are two thrilling new movies in theaters this Friday: the historical epic “Pompeii”, and the spy thriller “3 Days to Kill”. Which will you be seeing? Read more about those movies and this weekend’s other new releases below, and leave a comment at the bottom letting us know what you’ll be watching.

Nationwide Releases:

Pompeii”: Directed by Paul W.S. Anderson, this adventure film based on true events is set in 79 A.D. Pompeii, where gladiator Milo (Kit Harington) sets out to save his true love Cassia (Emily Browning) from marrying a corrupt Roman senator. Meanwhile, Mount Vesuvius erupts, limiting his time further as the city falls apart around him. Runtime: 105 minutes. Rated PG-13 for intense battle sequences, disaster-related action and brief sexual content.

3 Days to Kill”: Directed by McG, this thrillers stars Kevin Costner as Ethan Renner, an international spy who gives up his dangerous lifestyle to spend more time with his wife and daughter. But when he finds out he is dying and a new drug is the only thing that can save him, Ethan must complete one last assignment—and it may be his hardest one yet. Runtime: 113 minutes. Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language.

Other movies opening in St. Louis:

· “Highway

· “In Secret

· “Like Father Like Son

Check out showtimes for these movies and more at the following St. Louis-area theaters:

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