Prisoners of the Sun (film)

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This article is about the 2013 film. For the 1990 Australian film, see Blood Oath (1990 Australian film).
Prisoners of the Sun
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Directed by Roger Christian
Written by Peter Atkins
Anthony Hickox
Starring John Rhys-Davies
David Charvet
Carmen Chaplin
Emily Holmes
Nick Moran
Joss Ackland
Michael Higgs
Gulshan Grover
Music by Maarten Buning
Cinematography Ed Wild
Edited by Valerie Haaf
Production
company
MEC
Cinemakers
LUXX STUDIOS
Release dates
  • December 12, 2013 (2013-12-12)
Language English

Prisoners of the Sun is a film directed by Roger Christian starring John Rhys-Davies, David Charvet, Carmen Chaplin, Emily Holmes, Nick Moran, Joss Ackland, Michael Higgs and Gulshan Grover.

Plot[edit]

A young archaeological apprentice played by David Charvet is drawn into a perilous expedition deep beneath the timeless sands of Egypt. They encounter ancient monsters and escape death traps. Through the expedition they discover a secret older than time and a danger beyond imagination. The "sleepers" have awoken. The gods have arisen. And the countdown to the end of the world has begun.

Production and release[edit]

The movie was shot in 2006 and completed in 2007, but was not publicly released to theaters. It was released December 2013 on DVD and Blu-ray in Thailand and France, in January 2014 in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, and July 2014 in the U.S.

Cast[edit]

Actor Role
John Rhys-Davies Prof. Hayden Masterton
David Charvet Doug Adler
Carmen Chaplin Sarah Masterton
Emily Holmes Claire Becket
Nick Moran Adam Prime
Joss Ackland Prof. Mendella
Michael Higgs Peter Levitz
Gulshan Grover Rohit
Shane Richie Kalfhani
Katherine Heath Jemila
Ahmed Boulane Pharao consort
Cedric Proust Al Khem Ayut Mummy
Isabella Orlowska Heather
Edy Arellano Sahid

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