When a Former Special Ops commando visits Pompeii, his wife and daughter are trapped as Mt. Vesuvius erupts with massive force. While his family fights to survive the deadly onslaught of heat and lava, he enlists his former teammates in a daring operation beneath the ruins of Pompeii.
Did You Know?
was originally cast as Cade, before being shifted into the role of the Colonel. Realizing this was essentially the same part he had played in 100 Degrees Below Zero (2013), another disaster film from the same production company, he convinced the producers to re-use the name Colonel Dillard, and make it a return for the same character. See more
During the helicopter chase scene, the co-pilot states that they are "almost at firing range" when external views show the helicopters to be within a few meters of each other. The helicopter would have been within firing range much further away. See more
Spun-off from 100 Degrees Below Zero