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Still shot from the movie: Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time.

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Inspired by the video game, the Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time follows the adventures of Prince Dastan (Jake Gyllenhaal) as he tries to help a beautiful princess (Gemma Arterton) safeguard a magical dagger capable of altering time and giving its possessor great power. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B-
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: B+
Language: A
Drugs/Alcohol: B-
Run Time: 116
Theater Release: 28 May 2010
Video Release: 14 Sep 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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After watching a movie with your children or students, we encourage parents and teachers to look for education opportunities to teach with movies. Here are a few discussion topics that can help with lesson plans or teaching in the home.

Persia was a real empire. Does this movie represent its true history in any way? What stereotypes do the filmmakers use?

For information on the ancient mountain fortress of Alamut, check this Iranian government site (which also includes some photographs): http://www.alamutbase.ir/

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